10 Things to Love About The District Boracay
This article was updated on May 6, 2019.
Boracay Island has always been a favorite when it comes to a beach getaway. Locals and tourists flock into its pristine white sand beach and enjoy a summer vibe all-year round with its unending adventure offerings, and lively nightlife that spells nothing but fun.
One of the island’s best when it comes to accommodation is The District Boracay, a haven of luxury life nestled on the island’s prime beachfront.
With its sleek facilities, posh amenities, stunning views of the sun and the sea, and the incomparable customer’s service, The District Boracay is undeniably one chic experience of the island life.
If you’re looking into trying the place out, we listed down ten reasons love about this place.
The District is located at the heart of Boracay, the central area of Station 2. Its location is not only near the beach but is also conveniently situated among the area of restaurants and island activities.
IMAGE The District website
The modern minimalist hotel has 48 well-appointed rooms divided into four room types–Deluxe Room, Premier Room, Deluxe Suite, and Premier Suite, the biggest being the Premier Suite.
The District’s Premier Suite
The loft-type Premier Suite features a living area on the first floor and a king-sized bed on the second. It also has two private verandas, one on each floor, and can accommodate up to three guests.
The second level of the Premier Suite
Sumptuous Food Offerings
With three in-house restaurants to choose from, The District surely offers something to suit every guests’ palate.
The House Brew Café offers handcrafted coffee drinks and smoothies, freshly-baked pastries, and gelatos. The restaurant also has a menu for guests who are looking to eat healthier.
For those looking to try the local Filipino cuisine should visit The Plenary as they offer their own renditions to some classic and favorite Filipino dishes.
The Star Lounge, on the other hand, is a feast of international cuisine located on the rooftop of the hotel.
IMAGE The District website
Relax at the Upperhouse Spa
Luxurious getaway will not be complete without experiencing something that will make you relax. After hitting the beach, experiencing what the Upperhouse Spa can offer you is definitely a must.
A couple’s dream island wedding can be made possible by The District Boracay. The powdery white-sand beach or the picturesque sky-view lounge can be the venue of your intimate celebration.
An Award-Winning Resort
Proving that the place has been a haven for exemplary service and satisfied travelers around the world, The District Boracay received its first Gold Circle Award in 2013. This was granted by the online booking site Agoda.com, which is given to properties around the world that embody the best qualities of online booking experience.
The place also received the Traveller’s Choice Award from TripAdvisor, the largest and most trusted travel community online. Adding to the growing accolades of The District Boracay was its inclusion to the Top 25 Outstanding Hotels in the Philippines.
Happy Hours by the Beach
Aside from serving international cuisine, the Star Lounge also offers a myriad of special cocktails, local beers, and gourmet appetizers, which can be enjoyed with a view of the beautiful Boracay sunset.
Overlooking the resort and the sea, the Star Lounge features a stylish glow bar, a bright and colorful LED lighting system, ultra-comfortable lounge chairs, and the most personalized service that will surely transform an ordinary night to an epic celebration.
Amenities to Cater to Guests’ Needs
Aside from their luxurious spa, guests can also take a dip into The District’s lap pool that is adorned by an amazing mural.
Get your heart pumped up at the hotel’s fitness center with their cardiovascular / strength training equipment, free weights, and gym balls.
The hotel also has a spacious function room that can host events and meetings.
The hotel is taking conscious steps towards being a waste-free and environmental-friendly establishment as they have over 100 solar panels installed on their rooftops and using refillable glass bottles in each room instead of plastic bottles.
World-Class, Personalized Service
But what makes a stay at The District truly worthwhile is their world-class services and their remarkable staff as they focus on providing personalized service, without being intrusive.
How to get here:
- The District Boracay is located along the stretch of Station 2.
- From Caticlan Airport, ride a van going to Caticlan Jetty Port. This will take you to Cagban Jetty Port. From there, ride a tricycle to The District Boracay.
- From Kalibo Airport, ride a van or bus going to Caticlan Jetty Port. From the port, get on a boat to Cagban Jetty Port. Alight at the port and ride a tricycle going to The District Boracay.
Address: Station 2, Brgy. Balabag, Boracay Island, Malay, Aklan
Contact Information: 02-986-1075 / 036-288-1448 / 036-288-2324 to 27
Facebook: The District Boracay
A version of this appeared on Philippine Primer Japanese Magazine’s May 2019 issue.
Article by: Gelyka Ruth R. Dumaraos and Faye Almazan