Ogtong Cave Resort in Santa Fe, Bantayan Island, Cebu

With the summer heat hitting the main island of Cebu, Bantayan Island is surely becoming the go to destination for a wet and wild escapade this summer. Well, not necessarily a wet and wild escapade. Bantayan Island can cater to different kinds of travelers. You can have a quiet vacation, an adventurous one, a nature-inspired travel experience, or probably even a mystic trip. That's how versatile Bantayan Island is. Of course one consideration is where to stay in the island. We suggest you consider Ogtong Cave Resort.

Numerous companies are also preparing and looking for conducive places to combine a company outing with employees and a company’s team building event. One of the resorts that is good for a company outing and team building is the Ogtong Cave Resort.

Ogtong Cave Resort in Bantayan Island
Ogtong Cave Resort

The Beach at Ogtong Cave Resort

Located at Santa Fe, it is a ten minute ride from the Sante Fe port to Ogtong Cave Resort. It is also one of the interesting places to visit in Bantayan Island. The entire resort sits on a huge coral rock placing the resort in an elevated position which you can see at the beach front. Ogtong Cave Resort is a sister resort of Santa Fe Beach Club.

the beach at Ogtong Cave Resort
The beach at Ogtong Cave Resort
The beachfront is also an elevated area and brings about a fantastic view of the sea. The place offers several choices of accommodations for long stays or just an overnight stay as well as various places for picnics and day use accommodations.

picnic cottages at Ogtong Cave Resort
Picnic cottages

Subterranean Cave at Ogtong Cave Resort

The resort has a huge swimming pool ideal for water activities and games. The resort’s landscape feature a spacious tropical garden surroundings that can be good for picnics among small groups of people. Several garden patches spread around the resort provide open spaces and strategic stations good for team games and activities. The resort also feature a small subterranean cave which provides cool and refreshing dips.  Activities such as scavenger hunt or Amazing-race themed activities are one of the few examples that can be utilized for team building activities.

Ogtong Cave
Ogtong Cave

outdoor space at Ogtong Cave Resort
Outdoor space at Ogtong Cave Resort

swimming pool at Ogtong Cave Resort
Swimming pool


Seaview Villa (twin) w/ ref & TV
P 3,200.00
Garden Villa (twin) w/ ref & TV
P 2,800.00
Family Room (triple) w/ ref & TV
P 3,300.00
Family Room (for 5) w/ ref & TV
P 4,300.00
Deluxe Room (twin)
P 3,200.00
Row House (twin) w/ ref & TV
P 2,600.00
Family Adjoining room (4) w/ ref & TV
P 3,800.00
Deluxe Suite (2)
P 7,000.00
Cottages (non-aircon) good for 2
P 1,200.00

Here are the facilities you may avail directly and/or indirectly at the resort when you come and during your stay:
  • Shuttle service from Santa Fe Port on Bantayan Island
  • Restaurant, bar, room service
  • 24-hour front desk service for any request or inquiry
  • Rentals including bicycles, boat tours, scooter, motorbikes (outsourcing)
  • Safety box deposit, family room, smoking area
  • Sports & recreation: outdoor swimming pool, children's pool, massage service, garden areas, non-motorized water sports facilities, etc.
Please, you may use the following contact details for inquiry or request from the resort. 

  • TeleFax:      +63 32 438-9129
    Telephone: +63 32 438-9436 / 512-8928
    Cellphone: +63 920-899-9456 / +63 932-433-6282
    E-mail:        info@stafebeach.com

Contributing writer: Christopher Douglas Avila

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