Sunday, September 9, 2012

Precious Garden of Samal

Precious Garden of Samal

Precious Garden of Samal is a beautiful beachfront garden hotel and resort located in the Island Garden City of Samal (IGaCoS), an island surrounded by a coastline of pristine white sand beaches off the coast of Davao City. It is owned by a couple, Uli Kronberg, a gentleman from Germany, and his wife, Preciosa, a Filipina, from whom the hotel is named after.

The resort is an excellent weekend getaway for bonding of families and friends, and a great venue for business associates to hold meetings, seminars and corporate events. It has a a restaurant that serves a wide variety of prize-winning dishes, and a beautifully landscaped garden of old trees and ornamental plants facing the white sand beach. For overnight stay, the hotel has 12 lovely  guestrooms that are designed to give guests utmost comfort and style during their stay in the resort. Each room is about 24 square meters with a balcony, and furnished with air-conditioning, a king-sized bed, a writing desk, a TV set, a telephone, an intercom, and comes with a toilet and bath with hot and cold showers. Accommodation to the hotel comes with a complimentary breakfast each morning. Check-In time is 12 noon, and Check-Out time is 11 AM.

The Hotel

Closer view of the Hotel



Toilet and Bath

The garden as viewed from the room balcony


The resort has a 24-Hour Front Desk, and facilities for room service, massage, airport transfer, a variety of motorized and non-motorized watersports facilities, free Wi-Fi Internet access, and a parking space. 

For private and business events, such as meetings, seminars, and conventions, the resort has an air-conditioned function room that can easily accommodate 40 participants. The resort also has a garden pavilion which is excellent for weddings and receptions, anniversaries, parties, reunions, and all other occasions. It can accommodate 150 guests.

Garden Wedding

The Pavilion

Entrance to the Function Hall

Precious Garden Restaurant and Coffee House

The restaurant serves a wide selection of Filipino favorites and European dishes. It is widely known for its award-winning wood fire ovened Mango Pizza and home made pasta dishes, biodynamic rice served with each dish, or their own recipe of freshly baked bread. The restaurant also serves brewed coffee, fresh fruit juices, home made cookies and other pastries. The restaurant is open between 7AM to 11PM.

The Precious Garden Restaurant and Coffee House

Pathway leading to the restaurant

The Bar

To the Kitchen

Their famous wood fire oven

The resort's beachline is a stunning spread of white sands, and is a popular venue for all types of watersports activities. Here, guests can take a relaxing dip to the waters and where kids can swim, play, and even party at the beach through pre-arranged games and activities like magic shows and clowns. Many of the resort's guests have held their parties, weddings and receptions, anniversaries, reunions, and other private functions and social events at the beach.

The Beach

Bamboo Huts

Cocktail Bar

How to get to Precious Garden of Samal

There are ferryboat services from Sta. Ana Wharf in Davao City that go to Babak Wharf in Samal Island where several tricycles or single motorcycles locally known as "Habal-habal" will take guests directly to the entrance gate of the resort.

For more information, please contact

Precious Garden of Samal
Sitio Libudan, Barangay Miranda, Babak District
Island Garden City of Samal, Davao del Norte
Tel +6382 303 2818
Please visit their Facebook Page

Images courtesy of the Resort and KulasKusgan of SSC-Davao


  1. Oh yeah, I heard about this place from a friend, but I've never really been too interested until I read this post of yours. I will definitely need to chill out here with a few friends. Love the photos!

  2. lovely place to stay for holiday especially summer, I just want to ask about the room rate accomodation per day. me and my fiancee are planning to stay in your hotel for several days about 14 days and we want to know more about the details we love the set up of your room in this link we appreciate if you can give us more information about what we need to know thank you so much....... <>louloudimou<>

    1. Hi Louloudimou! Room rates per night, including complimentary breakfast is 2,500 Peso. And 400 Pesos for additional folding bed. For more info, you may want to check their link below:


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