White Sand at Virgin Island
Virgin Island's Breathtaking White Sand Beach

Living in Cebu City is like winning a lottery for a lifetime, Why? because Cebu is blessed with so many lovely white sand beaches and beautiful islands one good example is Virgin Island. There is a total of 167 smaller neighboring islands itself alone, Plus, this city is also known for its historic tourist destinations. No doubt Cebu is the queen city of the south in the Philippines.

Extraordinary Virgin Island in Bantayan
Pretty Amazing Virgin Island in Bantayan

One of my favorite destination for island hopping is the Silion Island (Better known as Virgin Island) in Bantayan.

Cebu Consists of the following Islands

Guide from Cebu to Bantayan Island

The best and the quickest way to get to Bantayan is to get a bus to Cebu North Bus Terminal traveling to Hagnaya port. From Hagnaya, you can take the ferry boat to Bantayan. You can also hire a cab to take you to the port but it’s a little expensive since you have to pay in double.

Travel Time Cebu To Bantayan

The exact time from Cebu City to Bantayan via Central Nautical Hwy is 4 hours and 54 minutes (139.8 km) depending on the traffic. Via Cebu Transcentral Hwy and Antonio Y De Pio National Hwy is about 4 hours and 48 minutes (157.0 km). Via Antonio Y De Pio National Hwy is about 5 hours and 20 minutes.
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10 Hotels near Virgin Island and Prices

  1. Randys Bantayan Island Grill & Chill Resort

    6.1 km from Virgin Island
    Address: 333 F. Roska Street, Talisay City 6047, Philippines
    Price Range: ₱942.00 – ₱3,868.00
    Number of rooms: 10

  2. Amihan Beach Cabanas

    6.8 km from Virgin Island
    Address: A. Batobalonos Street, 6047, Philippines
    Price Range: ₱2,926.00 – ₱3,917.00
    Hotel Class: 3 Star
    Number of rooms: 6

  3. Marlin’s Beach Resort

    6.9 km from Virgin Island
    Address: F. Roska Street | Talisay, Santa Fe, Philippines
    Price Range: ₱2,727.00 – ₱4,513.00
    Hotel Class: 3 Star
    Number of rooms: 19

  4. CouCou Bar Hotel & Restaurant

    6.9 km from Virgin Island
    Address: Batobalonos Street | Poblacion (Cebu – Visayas), Santa Fe 6047, Philippines
    Price Range: ₱1,289.00 – ₱1,835.00
    Hotel Class: 3 Star
    Number of rooms: 10

  5. Kota Beach Resort

    7.2 km from Virgin Island
    Address: F Roska Street, Sante Fe, Philippines
    Price Range: ₱744.00 – ₱2,331.00
    Hotel Class: 3 Star
    Number of rooms: 34

  6. Ogtong Cave Resort

    7.2 km from Virgin Island
    Address: Santa Fe, Philippines
    Price Range: ₱2,678.00 – ₱7,637.00
    Hotel Class: 3 Star
    Number of rooms: 18

  7. Santa Fe Beach Club

    7.3 km from Virgin Island
    Address: | Bantayan Island, Santa Fe, Philippines
    Price Range: ₱2,529.00 – ₱3,967.00
    Number of rooms: 28

  8. Maia’s Beach Resort

    10.1 km from Virgin Island
    Address: | Basawon, Sulangan 6052, Philippines
    Price Range: ₱1,686.00 – ₱1,835.00
    Hotel Class: 2.5 Star
    Number of rooms: 6

  9. Queen’s Island Golf and Resort

    21.8 km from Virgin Island
    Address: Medellin Cebu | Lamintak Sur, Medellin 6012, Philippines
    Number of rooms: 91

  10. Hagnaya Beach Resort and Restaurant

    22.8 km from Virgin Island
    Address: San Remigio 6011, Philippines
    Hotel Class: 3 Star
    Number of rooms: 47

All prices are based on average rates for a Standard Room. For more information, you can check the complete list of Hotels near Virgin Island’s here.

Travel Advice

This island is expensive but it’s worth an experience for a lifetime. Trust me, the experience you will have in this island is priceless. It’s a little piece of heaven in Bantayan, a paradise for locals and international tourists. An Island that is worth remembering!