Shangri-la’s in Mactan Resort, Philippines

This five star resort is absolutely jaw-dropping, from the marble lobby to the peaceful, palm-fringed infinity pool. Truly one of the most beautiful resorts in the Philippines, this hotel is surrounded on one side by gardens and on the other by a private beach.

Guest accommodations are adorned with genuine Tibetan antiques and many villas feature private swimming pools. The private beach is one of the resort’s main attractions, with complimentary beach cabanas available to guests who wish to make their time on the beach as luxurious as possible.