Crystal Blue Resort fronts Balayan Bay and offers stunning views of the bay’s distant islands and blue water after which the resort was named. The resort extends from the beachfront and up the hillside, the architecture blending with the local landscape and culture, and is suitable for individuals and groups.
Right in front of the resort is Arthurs Rock, a Marine Protected Park, one of the best house reefs in the area.
Focused on providing world-class facilities for photographers, guests staying at Crystal Blue can also benefit from the Underwater Photo Workshops held by on-site Photo Pro Mike Bartick. Individual and group Photo Workshops can be arranged during your stay. Macro Photography, Wide Angle Photography, Super Macro Techniques, Fluoro Photography and Natural History are some of the topics usually discussed at these seminars. Please contact Dive Adventures for more information.
Crystal Blue Resort has 16 rooms. The accommodation is located up the hillside with stunning views of the bay and sunsets, especially from the second floor rooms. All have private bath, hot and cold shower, dining table and air conditioning.
The Superior Rooms (twin or double) and Deluxe Type A Rooms (queen bed) have a balcony/lobby that offers spectacular views of the property and surroundings.
Deluxe Type B Rooms have two single beds also with ocean views.
Two Family Villas are located further down the hillside. These Family Suites have two queen beds and include a dining table, family area with centre table and chairs, a private bath with hot and cold shower, refrigerator and are fully air conditioned.
Enjoy the open air dining in the restaurant where the chef prepares a range of regional and western style buffet and a-la-carte meals. The cantina bar has a karaoke machine for your entertainment and the area also doubles as a presentation room.
Relax and enjoy a traditional Filipino massage at the Day Spa. Wifi is provided in the restaurant and media areas although connection is intermittent.
Crystal Blue’s Dive Centre has a custom built camera room featuring :
The Dive Deck is well organised with
Snorkeling, diving and underwater photography are the main activities at Crystal Blue.
Alternatively, hike to the top of the nearby hills for stunning views of Batangas and Balayan Bay, or island hop to enjoy a secluded beach picnic. Launch a kayak from the beachfront and glide over the shallow coral heads of the fringing house reef or relax in the day spa.