Getting There

Traveling From Manila

Air Transportation:

Time of Travel: 45 minutes to 1 hour
Domestic Carriers: Cebu Pacific, Philippine Airlines, PAL Express, Sea Air, Tiger Airways, Air Asia
Point of Arrival: Bacolod-Silay Airport, Silay City, Negros Occidental
*Domestic carriers have daily flights, direct to Bacolod City

Sea Transportation:

Time of Travel: 18 hours – 20 hours
Domestic Carriers: 2GO Travel
Point of Arrival: Bredco Port, Bacolod City, Negros Occidental / Banago Warf, Bacolod City, Negros Occidental
*2GO Travel have weekly trip to Bacolod City, during Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays or Sundays

Traveling From Cebu

Air Transportation:

Time of Travel: 42 minutes to 50 minutes
Domestic Carriers: Cebu Pacific & PAL Express
Point of Arrival: Bacolod-Silay Airport, Silay City, Negros Occidental
*Domestic carriers have daily flights, direct to Bacolod City

Land Transportation:

Time of Travel: 8 hours – 9 hours
Domestic Carriers: Ceres Liner Bus
Point of Arrival: Bacolod South Ceres Terminal, Bacolod City, Negros Occidental
*Ceres Liner Bus have daily schedules to and from Cebu City

Traveling From Iloilo City

Sea Transportation

Time of Travel: 45 minutes to 1 hour
Domestic Carrier: 2GO Travel Fast craft, Weesam Express Fast craft, Ocean Jet Fast craft
Point of Arrival: Bredco Port, Bacolod City, Negros Occidental
*Fast crafts have daily schedules to and from Iloilo City

Manila, Philippines is your primary access, in visiting Punta Bulata Resort & Spa, in Negros Occidental. Punta Bulata Resort is located in Brgy. Elihan, Cauayan Municipality, Negros Occidental, Philippines. Located 154 kilometers to the south of Bacolod City, bordering the Cauayan Municipality and Sipalay City.

By Private Car

From the city center (provincial Capitol Building) of Bacolod, travel southwards, taking the national highway. The resort has two access road point that you choose to take.

1.) A few meters after the 154 kilometer marker by the road, make a right turn into a side road called Barangay Road, Cartagena  (bä-rang-gi ,kärtähénä). Travel 4 km. down this road until you reach Punta Bulata Resort.

*Please note that the 4 km. side road is unpaved. Small cars are capable of taking this road but it is still recommended that you take an AUV, Van, or SUV vehicles for a more comfortable ride.

2.) Upon reaching the Municipality proper of Cauayan, the travel will take about 30 minutes  – 40 minutes to reach the resort. On the right side of the national highway, you will see a small store called “Quadro D’ King”, 500 meter onwards you will reach the Bangga Salamat Po access road, from there take a right turn and travel down to Punta Bulata by 2.5 kilometers.

By Public Bus

Ceres Liner has several trips throughout the day that may take you southbound towards Punta Bulata. From Ceres Liner’s Southbound Terminal (Lopez-Jaena Street, Shopping, Bacolod), take the bus headed to Hinobaan or Bayawan (he-nö-bä-än ,bä-yä-wän). Busses depart every 30 minutes from 6:00 am to 7:30 pm from the Ceres Liner Bus Terminal in Bacolod City. It takes about 4 – 5 hours to get to Punta Bulata Resort by bus.

There are only two air-conditioned bus everyday that departs at 12:00 pm and at 2:00 pm. You must get off at Barangay Road. Cartagena (bä-rang-gi , kärtä-hénä) or Bangga Salamat Po since the bus cannot take you directly to the resort. Board a tricycle and ask the tricycle driver to take you to Punta Bulata Resort.

*Tricycles may not always be available at the drop-off point. We encourage all guests to pre-arrange your tricycle pick-up at our Front Office or Booking Office.

You may call the Ceres Liner Bus Terminal for schedules and ticket fares (+63 34 4342386 to 87)

By Vehicle Rental

Punta Bulata vehicles are available for rent, ideal for small to big groups. Pick- up and Drop-off Transportation may be arranged with us, for your convenience.

Punta Bulata Transportation Options:

Vehicle Type Capacity For Overnight Stay Surcharge Per Extra Night
Punta Bulata’s Rosa Bus 24 persons Php 11,000 (w/ fuel & driver) Php 2,000

Other Transportation Options:

Vehicle Type

(Affiliated Car Rental Company)

Max. Seating Capacity

Rate / Vehicle

City Tour Surcharge


11- 14 persons

10,500.00 (w/ fuel & driver)



5 – 6 persons

9,000.00 (w/ fuel & driver)



3 – 4 persons

8,400.00 (w/ fuel & driver)


*Vehicles are subject to availability

*Rates may change without prior notice


Punta Bulata Resort & Spa contact nos.:

Punta Bulata Resort Booking Office

Telephone nos.: +63 34 4335160

Monday-Friday (8:30am – 5:00pm)

Saturday (8:00am – 12:00pm)

Punta Bulata Resort Front Office

Mobile nos.:+63 +63 917 848 3558

Monday-Sunday (7:00am – 11:00pm)