Alona Vida Beach Resort is located in the center of the white sandy Alona Beach. It is situated on Panglao Island, which is very popular with tourists. There are several hotels, restaurants and small shops along the beach. Alona Beach is reached from Tagbilaran on Bohol Island via a bridge in about 20 minutes by car. Speed boats connect Bohol with daily trips from Cebu (about two hours).
Arrival in Cebu/Mactan Intl. Airport:
From Cebu/Mactan International Airport to Cebu City Pier: 20-30 minutes by car
From Cebu City Pier to Tagbilaran Pier: 2 to 2.5 hours by fast ferry
From Tagbilaran Pier to Alona Beach: 30-40 minutes by car
Arrival in Tagbilaran, Bohol domestic airport:
From Tagbilaran Airport Bohol: 30-45 minutes by car to Alona Beach
This small resort features 26 rooms: 21 deluxe rooms with pool or garden view, 4 superior rooms with pool view and 1 family deluxe room with garden view. All rooms are comfortably furnished and equipped with air conditioning, TV, minibar and have a private bathroom with hot & cold water. The 4 superior rooms are located in a two storey building with 2 rooms on the ground floor and 2 rooms on the 1st floor. These rooms have pool views and are bigger in size than the deluxe rooms.
The hotel and restaurant are managed by Swiss owners. Activities at the bar and restaurant can go till late at night, so be prepared to sleep with closed windows if you don't join the party.
The resort features its own swimming pool for house guests. Sea Explorers have a very well equipped dive centre on the premises.
Alona Vida Beach Resort has stable mobile phone reception. Prepaid local SIM cards are available. WiFi is available within the whole resort - from the rooms in the back all the way to the beach. Free WiFi connection for resort guests. There is also an internet cafe near the beach.