Our list of cheap places to stay in Dumaguete City ideal for budget travelers and backpackers.

Dumaguete City or the City of “Gentle People” is the capital of the province of Negros Oriental. It is also known as a university town because a lot of students all over the country come to the city to study at Siliman University. As for tourism, it is usually the jump-off point to Apo Island and the Province of Siquijor. (Read: Cebu to Dumaguete Ferry Schedule and Fare Rates)
Finding an accommodation in Dumaguete City is easy but sometimes hotels are full so it’s better to book in advance. Here’s a list of cheap places to stay in Dumaguete City which includes hotels, Dumaguete Inns and Pension houses.

The Flying Fish Hostel

The Flying Fish Hostel is located at 32 Hibbard Avenue, Dumaguete City, Philippines. It’s situated a bit far from the city proper but it’s accessible. It has clean and spacious rooms with modern decor. Check rates and availability.


Golden Gate Suites

Located at Dr. V Locsin St., Dumaguete City, Philippines, Golden Gate Suites is a 2-star hotel that offers affordable and comfortable accommodation in Dumaguete City. It’s conveniently located near restaurants and a 711 convenience store. Check rates and availability.

The U Pension

Situated in Silliman Avenue, Dumaguete City, Philippines, The U Pension located just beside Silliman University. It offers cozy and clean rooms with basic amenities. Check rates and availability.

Islands Leisure Boutique Hotel & Spa

Islands Leisure Boutique Hotel & Spa is located at Hibbard Avenue, Bantayan, Across ABC Learning Center, Dumaguete City, Philippines. It’s situated near the heart of the city so you can conveniently dine and stroll from the hotel within the city proper. It has a small pool that guests can use. Check rates and availability.

Gabbys Bread and Breakfast

Gabbys Bread and Breakfast is one of the cheap places to stay in Dumaguete located at Cimafranca Subdivision, Clay Town, Daro, Dumaguete City, Philippines. It’s one of the cheap places to stay in Dumaguete and an ideal place for backpackers who are okay with small but clean rooms. It offers free breakfast. Check rates and availability.

Obdulia’s Business Inn

Located at Gov. Perdices Street, Co. Pinili and Colon Sts., Dumaguete City, Philippines, Obdulia’s Business Inn offers affordable rooms in Dumaguete City. It’s close to almost everything you need – shops, market, park and Rizal Boulevard. Check rates and availability.
So there you go, check out these budget accommodations for your next Dumaguete City escapade. If you prefer a more upscale accommodation, please check out Agoda.


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