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Matabungkay Beach

| Matabungkay, Batangas City, Luzon, Philippines
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Dirty and neglected

The residents and business owners should get together and clean this place . The government... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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I have been here as a guest on a company outing of a friend. At first, I was hesitant to join... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Manila, Philippines
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  • Excellent16%
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  • Average42%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible14%
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“low tide” (4 reviews)
“every summer” (3 reviews)
| Matabungkay, Batangas City, Luzon, Philippines
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The residents and business owners should get together and clean this place . The government doesn't care and who knows where do they spend the environmental fee that they collect.

Thank CasaA
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been here as a guest on a company outing of a friend. At first, I was hesitant to join haveing been tot eh same place during my grade school years, however, come to think of the past years, I was convinced to see...More

1  Thank 926Liza33
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Stayed there overnight to unwind and boy I got stressed. Low tide came in and I don't really think you can enjoy the beach when it's ankle deep. =/ We waited the next day same thing ankle deep until it was time to go home....More

2  Thank Queenie L
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

The company decided to take us out for an overnight stay in matabungkay to be able to unwind a little. The place was fine. The water looked clean and people were very kind to us. We rented a balsa so we could have lunch in...More

Thank Nathan E
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

The road to the location is pretty easy, all paved and manageable traffic. There is an entrance fee to get access to the Matabungkay area and beach. 25.00 php per pax. Arriving at the beach area feels like one has arrived at a public wet...More

Thank ZandroAlbert G
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Best bang for your buck if you wanna take the family out to the beach without breaking the bank. Brought my two tween girls and tents and a full tank of gas from Las Piñas City. They had a blast. The white sand and the...More

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Thank Yamie Z
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Located in Batangas, about 2 to 3 hrs ride from Manila, this place is so ideal for team building, family outing and even for romantic escapade. They have floating cottages that ranges from 700 to 800 per day. Air-conditioned Nipa Hut rooms that ranges from...More

17  Thank iam_via
Reviewed 12 November 2016

I've been in parts of Batangas many times, it's been an usual place for me to visit every summer. i suggest on being at the beach early in the morning and leaving the next morning to enjoy the activities and have a quality time with...More

6  Thank ReeiiinnnN
Reviewed 30 October 2016

the last time i went here, i was with my friends and that was sometime during the summer. we saw that there were more "balsa" (bamboo raft) that time- compared to my other visits) and we were told they just held their annual festival. one...More

2  Thank WendytheWanderess
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

A relative booked one of those small cottages being rented by residents and I and my family was invited. Of course it was a disaster. I then looked around for suitable accomodations. Of the three sites i visited, only the Matabungkay Beach Club is acceptable...More

2  Thank ROSENDO E
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Mary L
27 June 2017|
Response from ZandroAlbert G | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There are hotels for overnight stay, starting @ PhP 3,000.00. I do not recommend it as venue for balikbayans. Vans can be hired for transport, check Metrodeal online. However, that's a six to seven hour trip from NAIA... More