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Masungi Georeserve
How does lying on a giant hammock in the middle of lush greens sound to you? Or go bird-watching while standing on a giant metal spider-web suspended above rock formations? How about some rope courses and photo ops on a hanging bridge? If adventure is your middle name, this geopark tour just a few hours away from Manila is definitely for you! Masungi Georeserve is tourism with a heart --- it aims to protect the area's jaw-dropping natural landscape and the unique flora and fauna found in it from illegal practices. Get those hiking boots on and let the adventure begin!

Fee: P1900/pax (minimum 10pax)

  • Hiking tour of the georeserve
  • Gears
  • Snacks
  • Tour guide
  • Transportation
There's always something about Chinese food that's irresistible, whether it's the smell of spices or the burst of flavors and seasoning in every dish. So what to expect in the oldest Chinatown in the world? Well, authentic Chinese food at its finest! For only P700, you're bound for a gastronomic feast of dumplings, noodles, and savory meats in 4-5 iconic restaurants in Binondo with bits of history on the side courtesy of Andrew Cua, a Binondo local and tour head of the food crawl. Stomachs ready?

Fee: P700/pax (minimum 6pax)

  • Walking Tour
  • Food in 4-5 pre-determined iconic restaurants

  • Transportation (hostel can arrange Grab or Uber services)

Schedule: 11AM-4PM INQUIRE NOW
Netflix and chill? We say Naya and chill! Go onboard our catamaran called the Naya and sail through the calm waters of Batangas. It's a whole day out on the ocean you don't want to miss. Needless to say, there's food freshly prepared on-board, two drinks including beer, and snorkeling equipment, and unlimited supply of good vibes. Did we say there's beer, too?

Fee: P2700/pax (minimum 6pax)

  • Transportation to and from port
  • 5 hours sailing
  • Lunch
  • Snacks
  • 2 drinks (including beer)
  • Snorkeling equipment
What better way to fully experience a destination than sample local, authentic food! Set-up at the Z Café, enjoy traditional Filipino dishes usually prepared in Filipino homes and enjoyed by the family. Experience "salu-salo", the culture and celebration of eating together in the Philippines, with fellow guests and get to know them more. After all, the hostel becomes your home and your roommates family!

Fee: 300/pax

  • 3-course meal
  • Drinks
Dubbed as the Silicon Valley of social entrepreneurship, Gawad Kalinga Enchanted Farm has become the hub for social tourism in the Philippines. From bottled lemongrass teas, organic personal care products to artisan chocolates, different products have been developed by local farmers and townsfolk under the mentorship of the farm university. The tour includes a visit to the farm's livelihood programs as well as lunch prepared by the GK team, with food freshly sourced from the farm.

Fee: P970/pax (minimum 6pax)

  • Walking tour
  • Visit to the farm's livelihood programs
  • Farm-to-table Lunch

  • Transportation (hostel can arrange van service, price ranging from P3000-4000)

Marvel in awe 2000-year-old rice terraces hand-carved by our forefathers in the northern regions of the Philippines. Considered a Wonder of the World and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the amazing landscape will leave you breathless and mesmerized. Book your bus tickets to Banaue via Ohayami Bus with us. Inquire through the front desk.

Party Responsibly
Roofdeck and Beers

Hangout on Tuesdays with Roofdeck and Beers, a night of live acoustic music featuring local and international artists playing Old School RnB, Alternative and Pop hits as you enjoy our special deal, P58 local beers all night long! TUESDAY

Pat on the back for making it halfway through the week! Bounce to eclectic beats during Wednesday nights with multi-style genres by local and international DJs. BENSDAY
Open Houze-

Relive the heydays of the true house music club scene. Tropical beats that take you back to the beach, the progressive sound of Defected to the Tech House sounds of today, it's house music in all its forms all night every Thursdays. THURSDAY

Take TGIF to a higher level – Usually our busiest night! Move to the latest in dance music7 floors above the ground! Tequila shots, Puñetas and Whatever Shakers going down, as well as sick beats from the best local and guest DJs, you wish Friyay never ends. RAIDAY
Saturday Showdown

Smooth grooves, 90's jams, and future hits, nothing makes Saturdays sexier than a steady supply of hiphop and RnB ‘til the break of dawn. SATURDAY
Sunday Slowdown

After a weekend's debauchery, let's kick back and take Sunday afternoons nice and easy. Live acoustic renditions of indie-folk songs to smooth alternative and RnB hits plus a couple of beers to cap off the weekend cheers. SUNDAY
Barangay Poblacion
Discover our neighboorhood
Pura Vida
Welcome to the good life! Everything about this Costa Rican lounge spells c-h-i-l-l. From reggae music, wooden beach chairs, and refreshing cocktails and bar chow make Pura Vida the best interlude from city life. Pura Vida mae!
Wild Poppy
Pops and bites of Southeast Asian flavors and refreshing drinks in a rooftop garden with charming decors. Need we say more?
Tales of Filipino culture and heritage served in plates of sumptuous appetizers and mains. Bite into history as you sample authentic local cuisine with surprising twists and spins. Did we say they have craft beers, too?
Sink your teeth into the mouthwatering goodness of buckys, the lovechild of chocolate cake and fudge, at Buckys Poblacion. While you're at it, order some of their savory dishes (the double-fried chicken with mashed potatoes and baked ziti are winners) and sensational parfaits.