Angeles City, Clark Freeport & Pampanga
Angeles City, Clark Freeport and the province of Pampanga in general offer some great leisure activities for adults and children. There are also a number of public parks, gyms, sporting venues and swimming pools.
To serve leisure travellers and tourists, Angeles City and Clark both offer a wide range of accommodation choices geared specifically towards the leisure market. Although several high-end Hotels can be found in Clark, Angeles City’s range of Hotels and and close proximity to Malls, local shops and the adult entertainment district is the preferred destination for most leisure travellers and tourists.
Angeles City Hotels range from Budget Hotels to more luxurious ‘themed’ Hotels, with countless room choices available and wide-ranging in-house facilities such as swimming pools, rooftop bars, clubs and 2-3 bedroom luxury Penthouse Suites. Some Angeles City Hotels even have their own helipad and limousine service!
- Top Leisure Hotels in Angeles City Hotels
- Top Budget Hotels in Angeles City
Other accommodation is available in Angeles City dependent upon your specific needs and requirements. Some examples are:
- Hourly & Day Rate Short-Stop Hotels
- Apartments for rent by the day, week, month
- Room share
- Budget Pensions & Room Share
For food lovers, Angeles City and Clark Freeport have a huge number of fast food, cafes, short-order eateries and everything from low budget to high-end dining establishment to suit everyone. Pampanga plays host to the widely acclaimed ‘Kapampangan cuisine’ style of cooking and much of the fresh produce comes from nearby Baguio Mountain Province – known as the ‘food basket’ of the Philippines.
There are so many dining options available that it would be impossible to list the majority. However, establishments that have garnered a good reputation locally or have been personally reviewed and recommended by Andrew, our very own in-house international Chef (retired) can be found on our Dining Page.
Casinos & Gambling
Angeles City and Clark both have numerous Casino and Gambling establishments throughout the area. Unlike other countries in Asia, the Philippines has a history of gambling and therefore the sector is relatively relaxed and liberal. More detailed information and independent Reviews of the Casinos in the area can be found on our Casinos Page.
The Province of Pampanga offers a range of courses and driving ranges for golfers. As the climate is either hot & wet or hot & dry – many early tee-times which avoid some of the midday and early afternoon sun get booked very quickly. Golfers should also note that some of these Private Golf & Country Clubs require you to either be a member or be accompanied by a member. Check out our Top 10 Gold Courses in Pampanga article for more information.
Golf courses in Pampanga include:
- MPLI (formerly Angeles Sports & Country Club)
- FA Korea Country Club
- Clark Sun Valley Golf & Country Club
- Beverley Place Golf Club
- Pradera Golf & Country Club
- Air Force City Golf Club
- Mimosa Golf & Country Club
- Fontana Leisure Parks
- Royal Garden Golf & Country Club
- Marina Hills Golf & Country Club
El Kabayo located in Clark Freeport is a quaint replica of an old mid-western town – think John Wayne!
El Kabayo has thoroughbreds, quarter horses, palominos and a few smaller horses to suit riders of different abilities. Riding lessons are also available, as are horse boarding facilities too.
If you fancy riding just for pleasure, you can go horseback riding and enjoy long trail rides into the nearby mountains and river.
This facility also hosts various horse-orientated sports events, western food festivals, horse boarding arrangements and charity fund raisers. El Kabayo Facebook Page.
Learn to Fly
Angeles City Flying Club ACFC is a non-profit flying club and flying school. Their aim is to promote ultralight flying (incl. light sport aircraft and microlights) in the Philippines. For anyone wishing to experience Angeles City and Clark from the air, or even learn to fly and take flying lessons with qualified, highly experienced instructors the this is the place to visit. Angeles City Flying Club Website.
Angeles City, Clark and the Province of Pampanga in general has several Shooting Rangers to cater for novice and experienced shooters.
- Mountain Clark Shooting Range
- Pampanga Clay Shooting Association
- LASA Shooting Range
- Camp O’Donnell Pistol Range
- Stronghand Shooting Range (Quezon City, Metro Manila)
There are several independent gyms, fitness studios, CrossFit, yoga & martial arts facilities in Angeles City and Clark. There are also popular venues for jogging, running, serious swimming and field sports.
Checkout our dedicated Fitness Section for more detailed information and independent reviews.
- Golds Gym (Clark Freeport)
- Golds Gym (San Fernando)
- Kandi Fitness
- IronTech Gym (recommended)
- Running Man Fitness Centre
- Anytime Fitness (Nepo Mall Angeles City)
- Anytime Fitness (Clark Freeport)
- CrossFit Kalye Sikanan
- Angeles City Martial Arts
- MVP Gym
- Resilient Fitness Center
Activities for Families & Kids
Numerous activities are available for families with young children and teenagers. More detailed information and independent Reviews can be found on our Activities Page.
History & Culture
The Philippines has a very rich and varied culture. It also has a fascinating history and none more so than Luzon and in particular the Province of Pampanga.
Pampanga’s history and culture is both celebrated and remembered at various small museum and ancestral venues in both Angeles City & Clark. For more detailed information and Reviews see our Activities Page.
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