Crystal Blue Resort

Crystal Blue Resort invites you to experience our warm Filipino hospitality set on the stunning backdrop of the bay area known as Anilao, Philippines. Crystal Blue Resort is the ideal getaway for your next adventure - where nothing has been spared to bring you the finest in accommodations, facilities, dining, relaxation and fun!

Crystal Blue Resort offers sheer quality without formality, in a tropical setting, with a variety of choices of leisure activities such as Snorkeling, Kayaking or just relaxing as well as world-class scuba diving. The hotel embraces beautiful architecture, blending with the local landscape and culture and is the perfect location for individual vacations, family holidays and group trips

CBR fronts Balayan Bay offering stunning views or the crystal blue waters that the resort is named after. Sunsets in the Philippines are legendary and viewed nightly from the open dining room. Anilao is known as The Mecca of Macro Fauna offering all of the high impact critters that macro photographers flock to see. The camera room, professional staff of guides, DMs and Support crews will assist you on each outing and the resort staff will welcome you home.

Crystal Blue Resort is officially inspected, compliant and approved for hospitality, professionalism and Dive Center Safety. Crystal Blue Resort offers you several amenities to enjoy. You can use them for your activities such as meetings, family gatherings or simply to relax and pamper yourself after a day of diving.


The Family villa's include a large space where you and your family can enjoy doing your favorite activities together. Featuring two separate rooms with queen sized beds. Air con for each room, family area with center table and chairs, a newly rennovated bathroom, hot and cold shower, refrigerator and a lanai. Our Family Villa's have a floor area of 28 square meters, with the space to add a small bed in the main room if needed.


The spacious Superior rooms have newly renovated bathrooms, hot and cold shower, 2 queen beds with comfortable sheets and are fully air conditioned. Superior rooms have garden views. Perfect for people who want to enjoy the tranquility of the place. The Superior room has a floor area of 20 sq. meters.


Each Deluxe Type A Room has one queen-sized bed, newly renovated bathrooms, hot and old shower, and is fully air-conditioned, a balcony that offers spectacular views of the property, blue ocean, and wonderful sunset. The Deluxe room A has a floor area of 16 square meters.

Deluxe Type B Room has two single beds in one room, newly renovated bathrooms, hot and cold shower, and is fully air-conditioned. Enjoy the refreshing view of the magnificent sunset with a friend by your side.

Scuba Diving

In a tropical, oceanside setting, Crystal Blue Resort finally offers a finer quality of lodging perfectly placed to experience Anilao's excellent scuba diving and underwater photography opportunities. Crystal Blue Resort is conveniently located in front of Arthur's Rock Marine Sanctuary where scuba diving enthusiasts can have their once-in-a-lifetime underwater adventure. You as our guest can enjoy the unparalleled beauty right under the Anilao sea.

The dive boats go out in the morning for two dives. After lunch a single-tank afternoon dive is offered, with the option of a night dive. Most of the diving is to 70 feet or less, and dive times of 70-minutes or more per dive are common.

Underwater Photography

This is the perfect place to hone your underwater photography skills either at a workshop or designated photo workshop departure.

Other Activities

Crystal Blue Resort is a full time SCUBA diving resort year-round, that offers activities for non-divers too. 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 our beachfront and glide over the shallow coral heads of the fringing house reef or relax in our day spa, there is always something to do at Crystal Blue.