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If it's your first time or you are unfamiliar with the background and current state of Angeles City, this is a short article to help you become acquainted.
Useful information for first timers such as How to Get Here, How to Get Around, and other tidbits you might find valuable before you journey to Angeles City
Angeles City is the premier source of entertainment in the Philippines with a ‘PARTY EVERYDAY’ attitude throughout the year. Although the city’s reputation was initially developed for the go-go bar scene, recently established discos, live band venues and resto-pubs have contributed to the entertainment scene as well. The entertainment district is significantly busier from Thursday through to Saturday, however the party never ends in Angeles City. Several venues are open until the morning!
Get to know the hotels in Angeles City
The Angeles beach Club Hotel (ABC) has not only achieved fame throughout Balibago and the Philippines Islands. Recognized as a contender for leading hotels around the world, they offer a level of service fit for any holiday you plan in Angeles City.
The Fields Plaza Suites offer the highest standard of luxury whilst keeping you in the centre of the action. Boasting the trendiest and most modern suites fully equipped with kitchens, gardens and large balconies with party size Jacuzzi hot tubs and sundecks.
Offering some of the finest hotel accommodation in Angeles City, The Lewis Grand Hotel is located along Perimeter Road and gained recognition as one of the leading names in the town, boasting modern facilities beyond expectations and complete with one of the finest swimming pools and outdoor areas.
Find something to do while you're here
Experience relaxation, culture, and beautiful landscape at Pampanga's hidden wellness center.
Mt. Pinatubo is a largely untapped adventure paradise for thrill-seekers and recreationists alike.
This waterpark has developed a fantastic name for itself after continuous expansions. Now featuring giant slides, a wave pool, man-made beach and luxury accommodation, this is the perfect stop with family or friends to enjoy everything on offer.
The Zoocobia experience in Clark Freeport Zone is fantastic for individuals and families, this interactive zoo boast a variety of attractions and animals on top of various children activities such as the exciting downhill cart riding.
The Paradise Ranch is a unique experience, marvel at the variety of flora and fauna in this natural preserve and make your own contribution to this beautiful resort by planting your very own tree.
As most of the local joggers and picnickers will be familiar with, the Bayanihan Park near the entrance to Clark Freeport Zone is a beautiful resort area. Offering peaceful surroundings in a quiet area of Angeles City, this is the perfect spot for a relaxing day outdoors.
Ever thought of horseback riding on your trip to Angeles City? Ride through Clark's picnic grounds and forest trails with El Kabayo Stables horse riding and find the prime spots for camping. An exciting outdoor experience, just around the corner.
Located inside Clark Freeport Zone, with a large grassfield at its heart. This park is excellent for an early morning jog or picnic with the family on a warm day.
Check out different parts of the city
This is actually a theme park that has been moved from its old site near NAIA in Metro Manila. Its main attraction are the scale-replicas of various famous and historical places in the country.
This historic church has stood proudly at the center of the old city proper for more than a century.
Known by locals as “Bale Matua,” this house was built by the founders of Angeles City, then Culiat, Don Angel Pantaleon de Miranda and his wife, Doña Rosalia de Jesus.
This establishment has since been partially converted into a commercial space. However, the old storehouse still retains most of its colonial charm, which diners at Armando’s Pizza get to enjoy.
This is the official museum of Angeles City. It hosts exhibits focusing on Kapampangan culture. Every summer, the museum also holds art classes for children.
This museum raises awareness among its visitors of the city’s identity as a cultural hub and as a city of friendship and amity.
This building once briefly housed Emilio Aguinaldo, the first Philippine president.
Find the Best Places to Shop in Angeles City
This mall has become the place to be for the elite shopaholics and foodies of the city with the most posh boutiques and restaurants imported from Manila.
This mall is right outside Clark Freeport Zone and very close to the city’s nightlife zone. It has become the central hub for public transportation from Angeles City to neighboring towns.
Bargain and thrift stores can be found here. A lot of fashionable clothing are sold cheaply here too at a discount compared to other local malls.
This mini-mall is located near the Balibago bridge and is a minor venue for mall tours and live band performances.
The freshest produce, fish, and meats in Central Luzon can be found here, but only if you want to brave the dense crowd and the narrow pathways of this maze-like wet market.
Find the information you need about Angeles
Angeles City is gaining world fame today as the entertainment capital of the Philippines. It distinguishes itself as one of the fastest-growing cities outside of Metro Manila.
The economic boom of the entertainment and tourist areas in Balibago, together with the growth of Clark Freeport Zone and its international airport, will result in one of the Philippines’ most dynamic cities.
U.S. President Theodore Roosevelt ordered the establishment of Fort Stotsenberg in Angeles City, which would later become part of the more expansive Clark Air Base. Fields Avenue, a road near the military base, was considered the prime entertainment strip servicing the American GI’s posted in Clark.
Find the best places to eat in Angeles City
Vari Asia is one of the premiere hotel restaurants in Angeles City. Guests dine next to the swimming pools, a wandering water canal that runs parallel to the restaurant, or beach side. Enjoy a P700 set meal that changes daily, concocted by one of the top chefs in Angeles City.
Enjoy a top class menu in luxury with the best ambiance in town. The Avenue restaurant offers both poolside and indoor seating for the perfect dining experience. The menu has been carefully chosen to provide the highest quality dishes, while catering to both a local and international palate.
Swiss Chalet Hotel & Restaurant has been an excellent Angeles City restaurant for years. The Chalet is known around town as one of the best places to have a delicious experience. Chef Hans has created a unique menu to compliment their restaurant layout - designed as is a mix of Swiss and Bavarian overtones to help add to the atmosphere.
A Mexican Restaurant in the Perimeter area specializing in Mexican cuisine and Tex-Mex. Delicious margaritas, sizzling fajitas, all for reasonable prices, in a comfortable setting.
Find the best place to stay in Angeles City.
Angeles Beach Club Hotel is the most luxurious hotel in Angeles City. It stands apart from other establishments and is a distinctive property, making it the preferred location for guys looking to maximize their travel experience.
ABC Hotel's Sister property is the best location near Walking Street, and gives you the luxury and style you seek in 5-star facility.
The best places to win big.
The number one casino in Pampanga. Casino Filipino-Angeles is quite close to the main nightlife area Walking Street and is arguably one of the best and most beautiful casinos in the country.
This deluxe new casino is the only capable competitor to the grand Casino Filipino-Angeles, boasting a similar attractive layout, this Clark based casino has certainly proved a success.
This famous poker room has survived several renovations over the buying and selling of the former International Bar. Still renounced for some excellent poker and hilarious drunks, it's always a fun game.
Located within the Mimosa Leasure Estate in Clark Freeport Zone, this smaller casino offers a local solution to tourists in the area unwilling to travel to the likes of Casino Filipino-Angeles.
This casino located inside Hotel Stotsenberg in Clark incorporates many décor elements from the 1942 movie Casablanca. One of several must-see casinos recently established in Clark.
This poker room situated in the heart of Walking Street (opposite Grand Pharoah) is popular among locals and toursits. Boasting several quiet tables, this twenty-four hour room is always at your disposal.
Find a Place to Relax
Looking for the best spa within the entertainment strip? Head for this small, but beautifully designed spa which offers all sorts of spa and clinical therapies. They also have a branch near Casino-Filipino Angeles.
This spa located inside Clark offers top-class services such as authentic Thai Massage. The spa compound has different kinds of rooms and facilities to give customers a complete spa experience.
This spa specializes in traditional Filipino therapeutic massage. It's right above Jancen Salon, beside Saver's Mall, Balibago.
This spa does some very professional, high-end skin treatments apart from the usual spa services. Although quite expensive, this skin clinic is patronized even by celebrities. It is located within Marquee Mall.
This spa is very down-to-earth, offering different types of massages and services for a full body spa experience, including facial and hair treatments. The clean and aesthetic facilities and relaxing music make for a great ambience.
This is a franchise spa which is quite popular in Manila for face, hand and foot pampering. It has branches in SM City Clark and Marquee Mall.
This spa has a very warm, friendly atmosphere. It's a very short walk from Saver's Mall, Balibago, a little removed from the busy MacArthur Highway on a quiet street.
This spa specializes in different types of relaxation treatments for hands and feet. It's located along Pandan Road, which connects the old town to Marquee Mall.
This spa is a well known spot near the entertainment district. They offer a very clean and professional service using different types of exotic massages.
This spa along MacArthur Highway has very affordable massage services. It is a popular franchise spa, which means its services are tried and enjoyed in various places.
This spa is right beside one of the premier hospitals in the city. It provides very professional therapeutic services that supplement tertiary care and outpatient needs.
Pick an activity
Take an exciting 4WD through the spectacular valley of Sapang Bato with a hot spring and spa at the end of the trip.
A great way to appreciate the landscape of Pampanga and beyond with an eagle’s eye.
Go wakeboarding at the state-of-the-art Deca Clark wakeboard complex, situated minutes away from the entertainment strip.
Angeles City has the largest lawn bowling greens in all Southeast Asia, located at the Angeles Sports and Country Club
For gear-heads and race junkies, Angeles City offers both on-track and off-track venues. *On certain dates only
Tee it up on some of the best links in all of Luzon
This eighteen hole golf course is one of several throughout Angeles City and has gained popularity among golfers.
An excellent golf course for beginners. Courses are around 100-150 yards.
This golf course has gained recognition as one of the finest in Angeles City, a trip is highly recommended.
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