Samal is the perfect place to stay in Davao as a large number of the area’s star attractions are within easy driving distance. Two destinations that should be on every visitor’s list is the fabulous General Moncado White House and the ever-popular Church of Christ. Two other worthy points of interest you’ll find close by Samal are the Mindanao Taoist Temple and the Monfort Bat Sanctuary.
You’ll find plenty of unique cultural highlights in and around Samal. Visit some of the noteworthy artistic and historic collections including Davao Museum.
If the sun is shining, follow the lead of the locals who know the area best and make the most of the nearby parks and reserves. Immerse yourself in nature and soak up some sunshine at local green spaces that are sure to delight such as People's Park.
If you love to find a great deal, visit Victoria Plaza and Gaisano Mall.
At the end of a day discovering the sights, sounds and smells of Samal, relax for the night in one of the area’s popular hotels or serviced apartments. Check out the rooms, rates and amenities at the Marco Polo Davao, the Waterfront Insular Hotel Davao, or the Royal Mandaya Hotel.