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“black sand”(19 reviews)
“surfing lessons”(17 reviews)
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Buton Street, Baler, Luzon, Philippines
+63 915 762 7929
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Surfing is something new for us and glad we went to Baler. My 13 yr old daughter definitely enjoyed surfing. At least a different beach activity other than swimming. The sand isn't white but still fine and not rocky so you will not hurt your...More

Thank yettidspaghetti
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

If you want to try surfing you should head at Sabang beach. The beach has fine sand and there’s no underwater rocks so there’s no danger in falling on the surfboard while getting a hang of surfing. The place isn’t that crowded so you still...More

Thank Irish I
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

I like it. The beach has really smooth and fine sand almost like that of Boracay except for the color. I saw several hermit crabs which meant that it's still considered a clean beach. I went there when the waves was so few to none...More

Thank Frederick T
Reviewed 10 June 2018

busy beach cool local surf scene great for beginners learning to surf, no swell when we were there. famous for the beginning of surf culture in the Philippines.

Thank gregcH7950LE
Reviewed 31 May 2018

Watching the waves made me sleepy - and that's because the waves here are so uniform and kind of predictable. It's so ideal for surfing that learning to do so can be done by just watching other people do it. Of course, if you want...More

Thank Leah A
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Sabang beach is famous for it being a great place to surf. Surely, it will not disappoint a surfer since the waves are high. The beach is not white sand but is fine and my toddler still had fun playing with it. If you're planning...More

Thank Sheryl Ann D
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

The beach is okay for me, it’s not white sand, if high tide it’s perfect for surfer and if low tide it’s good for those who want to swim. There’s restaurant nearby but the variety of restaurant and souvenir shops are limited. there’s no night...More

2  Thank jen b
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Perfect for surfing and playing with waves. The beach has a vast panoramic view facing the Pacific Ocean. On low tide, it is so nice to walk in the sandbar.

Thank mikojosh
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Open seas so waves are pretty rough for swimming but great for surfing. Nice to stroll along the shore especially in the early mornings. Swimming is allowed only until about 6pm though as the waters get pretty rough later in the evening and the beach...More

Thank Fritzie M
Reviewed 15 May 2018

The beach is laid back and not rocky. It is definitely perfect for beginner surfers. Instructors are found everywhere.

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Donald D
19 May 2018|
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Response from Nick R | Reviewed this property |
It's probably Clark. From there hire a car or rent a van/driver for 10,000 pesos.
12 January 2018|
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Response from Fritzie M | Reviewed this property |
You can stay at bayler view hotel sabang branch, it’s beachfront. Then you can do the city tour which includes the balete tree, the mother falls, ermita hill etc. Then the nearby museum and of course try to learn to surf.
26 May 2017|
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Response from crystalblue74 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, hanging out at Sabang Beach is absolutely free. :)