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The Circle Hostel, Zambales

Hostel in San Felipe, Philippines

Art covering our walls and the bunk house
Art covering our walls and the bunk houseEntrance to one of the rooms at Circle Hostel ZambalesSmall and really clean waves at the Zabmales ZambapaloozaPassion play at Circle Hostel, ZambalesYoga in the elevated pavillionFront of the hostelJamming nightsDrinking at the common areabig bunkhouse with cheap rates for travelersSurf at Zambales, PhilippinesGetting covered up on a tiny wave in Zambalespoint break/reef break 20 min away from the hostelSunrise views near the Cirlce HostelSurfing Liw-Liwa, ZambalesRelax, read, play drums and meet new friends at Circle HostelLittle grom surfing at ZambalesZambapalooza surf contest on our beachLearn to surf in the Philippines! We have great beginner waves

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About this property

Budget Beach Hostel in the Philippines

The Circle Hostel is a chain of budget friendly eco-hostels in the Philippines. Our goal is to create affordable lodging and create a positive and friendly community atmosphere amongst travelers. We want to be a sanctuary for the artsy and the adventurous where people can express themselves freely among each other and on our walls. Because at the Circle Hostel, there are no strangers.

The Circle Hostel, Zambales is an idyllic getaway. The journey to get there is a long and out of the way one but magical. The hostel and the surrounding community have this vibe of seclusion and serenity at one with nature. If you're looking for a hostel with a wide beach that you can have to yourself, get your stoke on when the waves are pumping, quiet moments when need be for self reflection and rejuvenation but still have like minded travelers to have long meaningful conversations with then Zambales is the place for you. If you'd like to learn to surf in Zambales, we have some of the best beginner surfing waves around. Surf lessons and surf board rentals are easy to find on the beach. The waves are usually small but often times have nice form, we even have a surf contest here, Zambalapalooza.

If you're a travler looking for cheap rates at a hostel in the Philippines, look no further! Whether a surfer, artist, photographer, on gap-year or just seeing the world, we welcome you to stay at the Circle Hostel, Zambales.


  • Budget
  • Board Rentals Nearby
  • Beginner Surf Lessons
  • Pets Considered
  • Smoking Allowed


  • Hiking


Period Cost
Per Night $9
Per Week $54
Per Month $221


This property is located near Liw-Liwa. A beginner surf beach in the Zambales region, north of San Narciso. Sandy beach breaks with lots of room to spread out, can get glassy and up to 6 feet high. Best from September to February. Also referred to as High Five Lahar

This property is also located near Crystal Beach. Developed little beach town with a sandy beach break. Great waves for beginners and you'll find lots of surf camps, surf lessons and beginners here. Waves can get good especially September - February.

Surf Type

  • Beach break
  • Reef break
  • Right
  • Left
  • Short board
  • Longboard
  • Beginner/Learn to Surf
  • Warm water

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Property Images

Art covering our walls and the bunk house

Entrance to one of the rooms at Circle Hostel Zambales

Small and really clean waves at the Zabmales

Passion play at Circle Hostel, Zambales

Yoga in the elevated pavillion

Front of the hostel

Jamming nights

Drinking at the common area

big bunkhouse with cheap rates for travelers

Surf at Zambales, Philippines

Getting covered up on a tiny wave in Zambales

point break/reef break 20 min away from the hostel

Sunrise views near the Cirlce Hostel

Surfing Liw-Liwa, Zambales

Relax, read, play drums and meet new friends at Circle

Little grom surfing at Zambales

Zambapalooza surf contest on our beach

Learn to surf in the Philippines! We have great

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