Welcome to your detailed guide for hostels in Camiguin, Philippines. You can choose from 2 Camiguin hostels. In total, there are 2 cheap places to stay in Camiguin such as guesthouses and bnbs. Prices start from $9 for a dorm.
This section is dedicated to take away all your "I wish someone had told me that before I went!" experiences. This way, you are better prepared for what to expect, what not to expect and can spend less time settling in, and more time making new friends in your chosen hostel. We share our insider knowledge of tips, tricks and important things to look out for in Camiguin. To help you make friends with Camiguin before you visit, we've included a few helpful and fun things you should know about the area. Enjoy!
No doubt an unseen destination in the Philippines, Camiguin is one of the those places in the country that hasn't changed for many decades. Though more and more local tourists choose to spend their holiday here as well as international travelers looking for those off-the-beaten-path Philippine destination, Camiguin is still at its raw beauty. No airport, no taxis, or five-star hotels.
Known as the "Island of Fire," due to the number of volcanoes (it has the most number of volcanoes in a single small island), Camiguin is still a place for enjoying solitude; visiting uncrowded shores; communing with nature; and most of all, immersing yourself in local Filipino culture.
Its famous White Island is actually a sandbar, but a nice place to enjoy cool waters, soft sand, and a good view of mainland Camiguin. You can also swim in its springs -- both cold and hot. A great attraction is their Katibawasan Falls. Lastly, you cannot leave Camiguin without getting at least a glimpse of Sunken Cemetery.
As it's an off-the-beaten path destination, you cannot expect twenty-first-century amenities and facilities in Camiguin. The good thing, though, is that most of its attractions are accessible in terms of transportation. If you are a budget-conscious traveler, Camiguin is a good match. Their hotels offer affordable rates; if you want more savings, check out hostels in Camiguin.
Hostels in Camiguin are usually family owned and they will be happy to host throughout your stay. Service is more personal, giving you local tips on where to go and what to eat. As it's a place that's home to people living simple lives, you can ask a fisherman to give you fresh catch like squid and fish and have them cooked by your host. Staying in hostels in Camiguin is the best way to truly experience the island life -- you can't beat the fresh food, clean water, safe environment, and friendly people.
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There are plenty of frequently asked questions about hostels in Camiguin. We've collected the most common questions and doubts when it comes to picking your preferred accommodation in Camiguin. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?
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Visited Camiguin after more than a decade and it is still the same! More tourists coming in but the place is still clean and safe!
The best island in the Philippines for cycling - good road around the island, no traffic and great sea view!
Camiguin is beautiful.
This is a great island -- great holidays!
There's telephone networks all over Camiguin. Internet access is limited to certain areas.
The island was good but the communication so bad, no internet service.
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