PROFILE

Land Area: 15,610.00 hectares
Classification: Highly Urbanized City
No. of Barangays: 61 Barangays
(41 Urban, 20 Rural)
Population: 499, 497 (August 1, 2007 census)
Language: Hiligaynon/Ilonggo
English is spoken & understood

Points of Interest

Provincial Capitol Building
Bacolod City Hall
Capitol Park and Lagoon
Negros Occidental Golf and Country Club
Panaad Park and Stadium
Goldenfield Commercial Complex-Casino and Nightlife
San Sebastian Cathedral/Bishop’s Palace
ANP Negros Showroom
Sta. Clara Chapel
Sta. Fe Resort
Palmas del Mar Village Resort


FESTIVALS

Feast of San Sebastian (January 20)
Panaad sa Negros Festival (April 2-9)
Bacolod City’s Charter Anniversary
Masskara Festival (October 19)


MARKET DAYS

Burgos Public Market – Everyday
Libertad Public Market – Everyday
Central Market – Everyday


HOW TO GET THERE

The gateway to Negros Occidental, Bacolod City is 55 minutes from Manila by air, with Philippine Airlines, Air Philippines and Cebu Pacific Air providing daily flights. Bacolod is 30 minutes from Cebu City by air, with daily flights provided by Philippine Airlines on Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Sunday and Cebu Pacific Air on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday.

It is an 18-hour cruise from Manila aboard world class vessels of Negros Navigation Company and SuperFerry. Aboard fast sea crafts, Bacolod is one-hour from Iloilo City. By land-and-sea travel, it is 7-hour from Cebu City. Terminals for buses plying northern and southern Negros Occidental are located within Bacolod City.


ATTRACTIONS


ACCOMMODATIONS

L’FISHER HOTEL (First Class)
14th-15th Lacson St., Bacolod City
Tel. No.: (034) 433-3730-39
Fax: (034)-433-0951

LUXUR PLACE
Magsaysay Ave., Lacson Ext. St., Bacolod City
Tel. No.: (034) 4344551
Fax: (034) 433-3757

CASINO FILIPINO HOTEL
Goldenfields Commercial Complex
Brgy. Singcang, Bacolod City
Tel. No.: (034) 434-8901 to 10
Fax: (034) 434-4433

SUGARLAND HOTEL
Araneta St., Singcang, Bacolod City
Tel. No.: (34) 435-2690
Fax: (034) 435-2645

GOLDENFIELD KUNDUTEL
Goldenfield Commercial Complex, Bacolod City
Tel. no. (034) 4337211 to 16
Fax no. (034) 4337202
Manager: Mr. Dennis Ong
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.kundutel.com

BACOLOD EXECUTIVE INN HOTEL
San Sebastian-Locsin Sts., Bacolod City
Tel. No.: (034) 433-7401/433-7404
Email: [email protected]
Website: http://bcdexecutiveinn.com
Reservation: Mr. Stephen Yulo

BUSINESS INN HOTEL
Lacson St., Bacolod City
Tel. No. (034) 433-8877
Fax: (034) 434-2114
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.businessinn.net

SYLVIA MANOR HOTEL
San Juan St., Bacolod City
Tel.#: (034) 7090466 / (034) 4349833
Cell #: 09184957629 / 09202691980
Email add: [email protected]
Website: www.sylviamanor.com / www.visitbacolod.com

PROMINENCE INN
Araneta St., Singcang, Bacolod City
Tel. No. (034) 435-0021
Reservation: Ruth Cruz

ROYAL AM REI HOTEL
13th-St., Lacson, Bacolod City
Tel. No.: (034) 433-8881
Reservation: Marnie Solano

EAST VIEW HOTEL
Carlos Hilado Circumferential Rd.
Corner Esperanza-Diola Sts, Bacolod City
Tel. no. (034) 707-2222; (034) 433-0596
Website: www.eastviewhotel.com

BASCON HOTEL
Gonzaga-Locsin St., Bacolod City
Tel. No. (034) 433-1393/435-407
Reservation: Marili Bascon

TAMERA PLAZA INN
No. 79 Lacson st., Bacolod City
Tel. No.: (034) 7090886

CIRCLE INN
Lopez Jaena – Malaspina Streets, Bacolod City
Tel. No. (034) 7099111
Telefax No.: (034) 4332538
Cell No.: 09174459972
Email add: [email protected]
Website:www.circleinn.com

BACOLOD KING’S HOTEL
San Sebastian-Gatuslao St.
Tel. No.: (034) 434-4500
Reservation: Josie Torres

REGENCY PLAZA
Lacson Ext., Bacolod City
Tel. No. (034) 433-1458

BACOLOD PENSION PLAZA
Cuadra St., Bacolod City
Tel. No. (034) 433-4547

PEARL MANOR HOTEL
Lacson- B.S. Aquino Drive, Bacolod City
Tel. No.: (034) 4335091 to 92

SEA BREEZE HOTEL
San Juan St., Bacolod City
Tel. #: (034) 4337370/4333907/4332275

G & J HORIZON
Locsin-Libertad St., Bacolod City
Tel. No.: (034) 433-3098
Pension Houses

CASA AMPARO (Pension House)
Lacson St., Mandalagan, Bacolod City
Tel.No.: (034) 433-3592
Reservation: Sonia dela Rosa

ESTER PENSION
Araneta-Libertad Sts., Bacolod City
Tel. No.: (034) 4334879

G & V PENSIONNE ROYALE
Burgos-North Drive, Bacolod City
Tel. No. (034) 433-5234

JACQUELINE’S PENSION
13th-Gatuslao St., Bacolod City

LD PENSION
San Juan St., Bacolod City
Tel. No. 434-6920

PENSION BACOLOD & RESTAURANT
11th St., Bacolod City
Tel. No.: (034) 434-7065/433-3377
Reservation: Fe Remetio

KIMAS PENSION HOUSE
Mandalagan- Lacson Sts.
Bacolod City
Tel #: (034) 4354293/7098529
Fax: (034) 7098527

CHECK INN PENSION
Luzuriaga Street, Bacolod City
Tel. #: (034) 4323755

BALDEVIA PENSION HOUSE
San Juan- San Sebastian Streets
Bacolod City
Tel. #: (034) 4338107

BACOLOD LEGACY INN
Liroville Subd. , Singcang
Bacolod City
Tel.#: (034) 4336181 to 82

Saltimboca Tourist Inn
15th Lacson St., Bacolod City
Tel.#: (034) 432-3617

STAR PLUS PENSION
Lacson – Rosario Sts.
Bacolod City

PALM INN APARTELLE
Locsin St., Bacolod City
Tel. #: (034) 7080070

ROSITA’S HOMETEL
Mabini St., Bacolod City
Tel. #: (034) 4345136

TINDALO PENSION
Tindalo St., Bacolod City
Tel.#: (034) 7090006

HALILI INN
Lacson St., Bacolod City
Tel.No: (034) 4333342

BELLE’S PENSION HOUSE
17th Lacson St., Bacolod City
Tel. No: (034) 4345575

JACQUELIN’S APARTELLE
13th Corner Aguinaldo Sts.
Bacolod City
Tel. No: (034) 7098580

WHITE HOUSE PENSION
Villarosa St., Sum-ag
Bacolod City
Tel. No: (034) 4441350

HECITA’S PENSION
Bangga Cory, Circumferential Rd.
Bacolod City
Tel. No: (034) 4460193

PENSION PHOENIX
Rosario St., Bacolod City
Tel. No.: (034) 4320397

RAINBOW PENSION
Mabini St., Bacolod City
Tel. No: (034) 7077931

LAS ROCAS PENSION
Gatuslao St., Bacolod City
Tel. No: (034) 4317288


BANKS

ALLIED BANKING CORPORATION
Araneta St., Bacolod City
Tel No.: +63 (34) 435-0641

BANCO DE ORO UNIVERSAL BANK
Cineplex Complex Araneta St.
Tel. No.: +63 (34) 434-4964

BANGKO BUENA, INC.
Rizal-Lacson Sts., Bacolod City
Tel. No.: +63 (34) 434-7308

BANK OF COMMERCE
Yusay Arcade, Araneta St., Bacolod City
Tel. No.: +63 (34) 434-1594

BANK OF THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS
Araneta St., Bacolod City
Tel. No.: +63 (34) 434-1893

BUSINESS & CONSUMERS BANK
G/F BCB Bldg., Araneta St
Tel. No.: +63 (34) 434-3191

CHINA BANKING CORPORATION
Araneta St., Bacolod City
Tel. No.: +63 (34) 433-3819

DEVELOPMENT BANK OF THE PHILIPPINES
Lacson-Luzuriaga Sts., Bacolod City
Tel. No.: +63 (34) 434-9177

EAST WEST BANKING CORPORATION
Lacson-Luzuriaga Sts., Bacolod City
Tel. No.: +63 (34) 433-8321

EQUITABLE PCI BANK
Cor. Araneta Gonzaga
Tel. No.: +63 (34) 434-3746

EXPORT & INDUSTRY BANK, INC.
MFC Bldg, Lacson Henares
Tel. No.: +63 (34) 432-3690

GREEN BANK-BACOLOD
R.S Bldg., Bacolod City
Tel. No.: +63 (34) 434-2096

INSULAR SAVINGS BANK & TRUST COMPANY
Galo Lacson St., Bacolod City
Tel. No.: +63 (34) 431-4176

INTERNATIONAL EXCHANGE BANK
Philamlife Bldg., Lacson St., Bacolod City
Tel. No.: +63 (34) 434-7494

ISLA BANK
Hilado, Bacolod City
Tel. No.: +63 (34) 433-6333

LAND BANK OF THE PHILIPPINES
Corner Gatuslao-Cottage Road
Tel. No.: +63 (34) 434-5407

MAYBANK PHILS., INC.
Cor. 6th Hilado Sts, Capitol Shopping
Tel. No.: +63 (34) 435-1443

METROBANK
6th Cor. Camagong
Tel. No.: +63 (34) 433-8816

METROPOLITAN BANK & TRUST COMPANY
San Lorenzo Ruiz Bldg.
Tel. No.: +63 (34) 434-9435

NATION BANK
Lopez Jaena St., Bacolod City
Tel. No.: +63 (34) 434-1747

PHILIPPINE BANK OF COMMUNICATION
6th Narra-Hilado, Bacolod City
Tel. No.: +63 (34) 433-0402

PHILIPPINE NATIONAL BANK
10th Lacson
Tel. No.: +63 (34) 434-706

PHILIPPINE SAVINGS BANK
Bonifacio
Tel. No.: +63 (34) 433-8338

PHILIPPINE VETERANS BANK
Lacson, Bacolod City
Tel. No.: +63 (34) 434-2371

PHILTRUST BANK
Gatulao-Cuadra, Bacolod City
Tel. No.: +63 (34) 434-2371

PRUDENTIAL BANK
Araneta St., Bacolod City
Tel. No.: +63 (34) 435-2855

QUEEN CITY DEVELOPMENT BANK
San Juan St., Bacolod City
Tel. No.: +63 (34) 434-5226

RCBC SAVINGS BANK
San Juan St., Bacolod City
Tel. No.: +63 (34) 435-3562

RIZAL SECURITY BANK CORPORATION
SBC Bldg., Rizal Locsin
Tel. No.: +63 (34) 433-9055

UNION BANK OF THE PHILIPPINES
Araneta St., Bacolod City
Tel. No.: +63 (34) 435-0664

UNITED COCONUT PLANTERS BANK
North Drive, Bacolod City
Tel. No.: +63 (34) 433-4199


TOURISM OFFICE


Ma. Elma A. Gerasmo
City Tourism Officer

Phone: (34) 434-6751
Fax: (34) 708-3066
Email: [email protected]