Mateo Hot and Cold Spring is located in Brgy. Monbon, Irosin, Sorsogon, which is just a 30 minute drive from Paguriran Island and Lagoon. It is quite popular with its hot and cold springs in a natural setting.
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Irosin is a landlocked municipality in the province of Sorsogon. We grew up having unforgettable memories in lakes, rivers and of course hot springs. In fact, I first learned to swim in one of the oldest resorts here in Monbon, Irosin called Mateo Hot and Cold Springs. The last time I have seen this resort was 6 years ago that's why it was such a nice feeling to come back. It was like I felt the kid in me. Knowing that this hot spring in Irosin is famous, we planned to visit on a week day but most of us have work to do so we ended up visiting on a Sunday morning.
After the island hopping experience in Matnog Sorsogon, it was time to go back to the mainland and explore the other parts of the province.
Early morning, we arrived at Matnog port and traveled for another hour to our next destination.
"We're going to the hot spring! Yeah!"
The hot spring was just perfect for us! The long hours of land travel from Manila, as well as the lack of sleep has really made us all tired. Of course, we were full of energy because we were traveling, but we couldn't deny the fact that we all need to rest for a while and relax.
From the main road we turned rig ...
Irosin is a second-class, and the only land-locked, municipality in the province of Sorsogon, Philippines. Its local tourism is considered to have a great potential, as ecological tourism is becoming popular worldwide and the national government is intending to develop the region as a major hub for travelers. Given its strategic location and its variety of natural tourist spots, the town can be an area where local and foreign visitors converge.
Irosin has a lot of potential attractions, ranging from historic landmarks to natural parks, as well as cold and hot springs, such as ...
At first, I was reluctant to entertain the idea of taking a dip in a hot spring during the summer season. It was definitely hot that afternoon when we arrived at Mateo Hot and Cold Spring Resort and the thought of cooling myself down in a cold spring rather was too far-fetched. However, we felt like we had no choice but to try it out since the cold spring resorts were 30 minutes away or more from this one. So we hurriedly showered first and immersed ourselves in one of the hot springs in Irosin and to my surprise it was not bad at all.
I admit, it was hot when I tried soaking my feet first ...
If you want to visit a resort where you to be more relaxed it would be wise to visit San Mateo Hot and Cold Spring Resort located at Baranggay Monbon at Irosin, Sorsogon. Given with the gifts of nature, this spring has been transformed into a beautiful spring resort that anyone would enjoy.
With three pools, it offers two different water temperatures; one warm and two cool water pools.
Visiting San Mateo Hot and Cold Spring Resort would be the most budget friendly Hot Spring Resort if you would be in Bicol with an entrance fee of 35.00 Pesos for day and 40.00 Pesos for evening and they a ...