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The best summer starts at Astoria Current in Boracay

Published Apr 14, 2024 10:00 am

Boracay, the jewel of the Philippines, has long been synonymous with pristine white beaches, vibrant sunsets, and a lively atmosphere—so expect beach lovers, sun worshippers, and your everyday vacationers to start flocking to the party island soon.

And once the Sun starts calling, it is best to find an "island home’" that’s modern, comfortable, "Instagrammable", and most importantly, fun to be in. All that, and more, can be found in Astoria Current—Boracay’s premier resort destination.

Aesthetics and atmosphere

Nestled conveniently in Station 3, Astoria Current stands out as a beacon of summer delight, offering an unparalleled experience that goes beyond the ordinary. Astoria Current has it all—aesthetics, amenities, and a vibrant summer story that guests love to be immersed in.

For starters, Astoria Current is a visual feast that begins the moment you step into the resort. Its color palette is a symphony of tropical hues, from the azure blues of the ocean, the bright yellow furniture that reminds of the happy Boracay Sun, to the lush greens of the surrounding palm trees — a tribute to the island’s natural beauty. White hot structures, two gorgeous pools, and the pristine beachfront create an aesthetic that is both modern and in harmony with the tropical allure of the island.

Astoria Current in Boracay is the ultimate summer ‘home’ in the island.

Astoria Current’s unique charm extends beyond aesthetics. As the Sun sets, the atmosphere comes alive with a vibrant energy. Parasol, the resort’s evening hotspot, radiates a party vibe where guests can revel in the tunes of in-house singers and be enthralled by fire dancers. It’s not just a stay; it’s an experience that captures the essence of summer in every moment.

Amenities and activities

Astoria Current is a playground for summer enthusiasts. Guests can kick off their day with warm and sunny swims, perfect for capturing Instagram-worthy moments. The beachfront location at Station 3 allows easy access to the soft sands of Boracay, making it an ideal spot for water activities and sports.

The choices are endless: guests can opt for parasailing, kayaking or simply playing beach volleyball—there’s something for every type of adventurer. Whatever your preferred activity, it’s easy to get assistance from Astoria Current’s friendly reception desk.

The stylish rooms were designed with Boracay in mind, translated by Ivy and Cynthia Almario, principal designers of the award-winning interior design firm Atelier Almario.

Astoria Current stands out in catering to diverse interests and preferences, not just through activities but also through its culinary offerings. The resort’s culinary team crafts delectable dishes, and the reservations team tailors tours and activities to meet individual preferences, serving them in any of the guests’ favorite dining spots in the resort.

First is Parasol, considered to be the resort’s biggest dining outlet serving a buffet of continental and local dishes. The restaurant prides itself on a spacious indoor area, elegantly designed with contemporary decors that are sure to make the next conference or celebration pop. And if you want the outdoors, well, the white sands of Station 3 and the turquoise ocean will serve as the perfect backdrop for your vacation photos.

Then there’s the beautiful Citrine bar—known by guests looking for a more laid-back area to have a nice drink or just to relax after a refreshing swim. Astoria Current’s F&B team is always present at Citrine to serve you the best bibingka and soft serve ice cream from Astoria Current’s custom ice cream truck and deliciously refreshing cold cocktails!

Lastly, for a Miami-vibe feel, go up to Stratos, Astoria Current’s rooftop bar which boasts a posh and energetic environment. Here, neon lounge chairs, a bustling bar, and a view of the beautiful Boracay sunset complete the party island experience.

Instagram-worthy moments

Astoria Current is a haven for Instagram enthusiasts. Almost every corner of the resort offers a great spot for that perfect Instagram post or your FYP page—making it one of the best places in Boracay to curate a stunning visual diary of their summer escape.

Feel the Boracay vibe while lounging at the posh pool area.

There’s the pool area with its modern lounge chairs, the glass pool wall for that trendy IG reel, the statement walls in the public areas like the lobby and the lounge, the restaurants, the rooftop bar, and even inside one of their beautiful rooms carefully crafted to create a vibrant and energetic island ambiance by Ivy Almario and Cynthia Almario, from the award-winning interior design firm, Atelier Almario.

Sustainability and eco-friendly practices

Amidst the summer buzz, Astoria Current remains committed to sustainability. As the island bustles with activity during the summer season, Astoria Current ensures minimal environmental impact, making it a responsible choice for conscious travelers.

The resort has launched projects like #SikapPinoy, a passion project aligned with the overarching vision of The Astoria Group’s President & CEO Jeffrey Ng and COO Vivian S. Ng, to always keep the best interests of the local community in mind in all things that the company develops.

Astoria Current has given dozens of jobs to residents of the island’s barangays such as Balabag, Manoc-Manoc, and Yapak by employing them to be the resorts’ crew. They also support local tourist personnel like tattoo artists, hair braiders, and fisherfolk offering island tours to keep the local economy vibrant.

An 8.8 on

Astoria Current is one of the highest rating resorts on fave booking portals like TripAdvisor,, and Agoda not only for its beautiful structure and amenities but also because of its excellent service rendered by well-trained resort staff.

Recently, they were given an impressive 8.8 rating from’s Traveller Review Awards 2024. This means guests of the resort have given them high praise and consider Astoria Current as one of the best places to stay on the island of Boracay.

“We are pleased that our guests from have enjoyed the accommodations and services of Astoria Current. This accolade inspires us to deliver even more delightful experiences to all local and foreign travelers to Boracay, for even more memorable stays at Astoria Current this Summer 2024 and beyond,” Astoria Hotels & Resorts President Jeffrey Ng promises.

Setting Astoria current apart

Astoria Current isn’t just another accommodation on Boracay; it’s a destination in itself. Aside from its stunning architecture, and Instagram-worthy spots, the resort boasts of exceptional service that guests keep coming back for more.

The Astoria staff has that warm charm that makes guests feel like they have always been home at Astoria Current even if it is only their first time. They are also committed to ensuring year-round excitement and comfort not just during summer, making Astoria Current the ultimate beach getaway.

From Instagram-worthy moments to culinary delights, Astoria Current offers a holistic experience that aligns seamlessly with the natural beauty and tropical allure of Boracay.

As the Sun sets on another perfect day at Astoria Current, guests are left with the promise of a summer escape like no other.

Overall, Astoria Current in Boracay beckons summer travelers with its vibrant aesthetics, diverse activities, and commitment to sustainability—it’s the ultimate place to start your summer getaway!

Astoria Current is located at Sitio Mangayad, Brgy. Manoc Manoc, Station 3, Boracay Island, Malay, Aklan. For more information, visit, and follow their Facebook and Instagram pages or call (02) 8687-1111 for bookings.

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Editor’s Note: This article was provided by Astoria Current.