San Enrique

PROFILE

Distance from Bacolod: 37.3 kilometers
Land Area: 2,834.75 hectares
Classification: 5th Class
No. of Barangays: 10 Barangays
Population: 22,091 (May 1, 2000)
23,368 (2005 Projection)
Language: Hiligaynon/Ilonggo
English is spoken & understood

Points of Interest

Las Olas Beach Resort
Gregory Beach Resort
Soleo Beach Resort
Migratory Bird Watching – Barangay Tibsoc
ECJ Negros Farms Marketing Center
Fighting Cock Breeding Farms
Tignanam Tree
Kamunsil Integrated Farm


FESTIVALS

Feast of Our Lady of Candles (Feb .9)
Bulang-Bulang Festival (Feb. 9)
Annual Town Fiesta (Feb.9)


MARKET DAYS

Tuesday


HOW TO GET THERE

San Enrique is approximately 40 minutes drive from Bacolod City by private car and a little more than an hour by public utility vehicle via the main highway. All vehicles plying the southern routes pass through this municipality.


Attraction

Las Olas Beach Resort at Barangay Tabao Baybay is half kilometer from the highway. It has a restaurant that is open 24 hours and specializes in fresh seafood. Beach swimming is best in the area with other amenities such as open and elevated cottages, function hall, videoke bar, game fishing (seasonal) and overnight accommodations.


Soleo Beach Resort at Barangay Poblacion caters to seminars and conferences in their function halls. Serves variety of food in their restaurant, has swimming pool and beach swimming is also best in the area.


Gregory Beach Resort in Barangay Tibsoc caters to wedding and party receptions and overnight accommodations. Bird watching in the beachfront is a special attraction.


ACCOMMODATIONS

Las Olas Beach Resort
Brgy. Tabao Baybay
Owner: Mrs. Fely Harkness
Contact No. 09205286868
09098795771

Soleo Beach Resort

San Enrique, Negros Occidental
Cell No: 09173647455 – ( Alice )
09197120408 – ( Titan )
(034)457-3764

Gregory Beach Resort
Brgy. Tibsoc
Contact No. 0910433253


TOURISM OFFICE

Mary Rose P. Bernardo
Municipal Tourism Officer
Telefax: (34) 377-7491
Email: [email protected]