Vascos Hotel and Restaurant – Subic Bay Philippines – This is a unique hotel and Restaurant with a marine artifact museum included. If you are looking for something different, directly on the ocean, but away from the the touristy Waterfront road location, then you’ve found your spot. This hotel maintains a heavy maritime theme with galleons, pirates and treasure and other adventures awaiting those that dream of being away from it all aboard a ship. Only 7 rooms with a cabin-like interior, this hotel and restaurant is quiet yet has great restaurants and fun close by. It is situated along the well-known Argonaut Hwy on the way to Subic’s theme parks. This very unique lodging establishment is owned by an successful Australian shipwreck explorer. His passion has been to dive the Philippine sea for many years collecting and salvaging porcelain, WWII relics, and other treasures which are displayed in the small museum on the grounds of the hotel. Amenities at this hotel include 1 comfortable bed setting, air-conditioned, hot and cold water, cable TV, refrigerator, dresser and closet, safety deposit box, and toiletries. The locals and expat community members enjoy this facility with its bar and restaurant a popular location for seaside breakfasts, lunches, and dinners.