West 35 Eco Mountain Resort - Balamban, Cebu

West 35 and The Quotable Quotes


As the name suggests, West 35 Eco Mountain Resort is situated at KM 35 in the western part of Cebu. It sits in the mountain ranges of Barangay Gaas in Balamban, Cebu. Balamban is a 1st class municipality in the province of Cebu. Travel time from Cebu City to West 35 is 2 hours. 
The Villa at West 35 Eco Mountain Resort
The Villa at West 35 Eco Mountain Resort

Entrance: Php50
Parking: Free
Operating Hours
Mondays to Fridays - 7:00am to 6:00pm
Saturdays, Sundays, Holidays - 7:00am to 9:00pm 


West 35 Eco Mountain Resort


Fun at West 35
Time spent with family is worth every second!

THE QUOTABLE QUOTES
Being a fan of quotes, I immediately noticed them upon entering the resort. What caught my attention is this "Leave nothing but footprints, take nothing but pictures, kill nothing but time". My mother has the easiest translation to this in Cebuano, "sakay kanaug sa jeepney stop" (hahaha). There are several other quotes that you may find inspiring while roaming around the property. 
Leave nothing but footprints, take nothing but pictures, kill nothing but time

ACTIVITIES
The mountain resort is one of the most popular attractions in the western part of Cebu province and is famous among local tourists. In West 35, you can do obstacle courses, ziplining, trekking and do a 360 degrees sightseeing (the municipality of Balamban) via the viewing deck.
Kid's Playground
Kid's (and not-so-kid's) Playground

Obstacle Course


Obstacle Course

VILLA/RESTAURANT
If you intend to stay for a night or 2, you can stay at their villa and if you should ever get hungry, they have a cafe there just beneath the viewing deck. 
Haven Cafe

ROOM RATES
Suite Room - Php6,000 good for 2
Executive Deluxe - Php5,000 good for 2
Deluxe - Php4,500 good for 2
Premier Group - Php5,000 good for 6
Senior Pad - Php6,000 good for 4
Group Accom - P4500 good for 6
For more details, you may contact (+6332)5202633 [Main] or (+6332)5143262 [Balamban] or you may email them at ecowest@yahoo.com or visit their Facebook page here.

Their Facebook page stated, "Everything about WEST 35 contributes to the preservation of the environment", this is true indeed! 

GETTING THERE
Option 1: Per West 35 Facebook page - GT Express
Ayala Park GT Express Terminal bound for Balamban and 
Citilink GT Express Terminal bound for Balamban via Transcentral Hi-way

Option 2: Via private vehicle or taxi
In any point in Cebu, hire a taxi and tell the driver to bring you to West 35. Most taxi drivers are familiar with the place but I suggest, hire the one who had been there. You know you're in the right direction when you pass by Marco Polo Plaza and you know you are nearer when you pass by the "Welcome to Balamban" signage. The place is in Barangay Gaas, Balamban, Cebu.

Option 3: Via motorbike (habal-habal)
You can either rent a motorbike or charter a habal habal (motorbike) from JY Square Mall in Lahug. Tell the driver to bring you to West 35. Most of them should be familiar with the place but go with the one who had been there. 


OTHER PLACE TO STAY IN BALAMBAN
Sileo Balamban Bred and Breakfast

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