Best Adventure Activity
Readers’ Choice: Jungle Rules Adventures
Experience Guam to the extreme as you venture through some of the island’s most scenic off-road trails. Set against beautiful scenic Guam, you’ll traverse through rugged red dirt terrain and enjoy breathtaking ocean vistas. There’s nothing quite like it! Whether you’re behind the wheel, or riding alongside, our professionally guided UTV tours accommodate all skill levels including families, beginners, and experienced riders. Gear up for the adventure of a lifetime with Jungle Rules…”No Rules, Just Ride!”
Readers’ Choice: Min’s
At the end of a long day, sometimes you just want to get up on stage, and sing to a room full of strangers, “I love rock ‘n’ roll.” No worries if that’s the rum in your Coke talking, because at Min’s Karaoke Lounge in Tumon, you can sing whatever you want, wherever you want—on stage, at the bar, or in a private room. The laid back cliental will sooner jump in as back up dancers than judge your rendition of Nancy Sinatra. At the bottom of Happy Landing Road, next to the Grand Plaza Min’s menu also features food from Wagaya 88 on the corner. With nightly drink specials, private rooms, and a pool table, there is a reason why Min’s “remains the undisputed heavy weight karaoke bar on Guam.”
Best Family Fun
Readers’ Choice: Guam Beaches
From white sand beaches in Tumon Bay’s Marine Preserve to unspoiled pools in the south, Guam has no shortage of beautiful beaches. Best of all, they’re free!
Best Cultural Activity
Readers’ Choice: Chamorro Village Wednesday Night
Join like-minded hikers on treks across Guam ranging from easy to challenging. The Guam Boonie Stompers journey to the island’s most beautiful waterfalls, mountains, historical sites, and beaches. See the Boonie Stomp calendar in our Events section. Chamorro Village is a must-do on Guam. The outdoor mall is open every day but the main event happens every Wednesday night from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. when tourists and locals gathers for the outdoor market and a multitude of cultural events. The markets are a great way to find inexpensive souvenirs and gifts for everyone on your list. The aroma of fresh local foods can be tempting, so be sure to bring your appetite. Vendors offer great food for even better prices, from $1 for a chicken or pork BBQ stick, $2 for banana lumpia (banana eggrolls drizzled in honey), and if you’re still hungry, plates of food vary from $5-9. If you want dinner and a show, head to the north side of the complex where there are cultural dances reminiscent of Hawaiian Lulus. Bring cash, as with most markets, stalls only except cash, however, most of the permanent stores do accept credit cards.
Best Sunset Spot
Reader’s Choice: Santa Fe Hotel
Locally owned in Tamuning (next to Onward,) Santa Fe Hotel is a little slice of paradise on Guam. With over 100 luxury guest rooms, a hotel restaurant and bar, an oceanside infinity pool and massage services, it is a great place to unwind and relax. However, what people rave about the most about Santa Fe are the amazing sunsets viewable from beach front rooms.
Best Place to Get Married
Reader’s Choice: Two Lover’s Point
What better place on Guam is there to celebrate the love two people share for each other than at Two Lover’s Point? Our readers have voted Two Lover’s Point as the best place on island to get married. It’s not surprising, with its grand scenic view of the island and the endless ocean. It is also the location of one of Guam’s most famous legends According to the legend, the daughter of a wealthy high-ranking family falls deeply in love with a lowly Chamorro warrior. To avoid her arranged marriage and a pursuing army, the maiden and her lover throw themselves over the cliffs of Tumon Bay. Park Admission is $3 per person (children 6 and under are free).
Reader’s Choice: PIC
Boasting an impressive array of fun activities, PIC Waterpark was voted by our readers as the Best Waterpark on Guam. Open from 9am to 12am, guests at PIC have unlimited access to the park and its amenities while outside guests pay an entry fee. Activities are endless from various water sports, windsurfing lessons, and slides.
Best Snorkel Spot
Reader’s Choice: Fisheye
Fisheye Guam is one of the island’s most famous snorkeling attractions, which makes it an obvious favorite for our readers. Located in Piti, Fisheye allows you to dive to some of the island’s most beautiful coral reefs and come face to face with marine wildlife around the famous Piti Bomb-Holes. This area possesses one of the most diverse groups of fish species in all of Micronesia.
Best Dive Spot
Reader’s Choice: Gab Gab
For divers, Guam is heaven! There are many great spots around island to dive beneath the waves and explore an entirely different world. If you’re looking for the best of the best, our readers have voted Gab Gab to be the Best Dive Spot on Guam. Located at the beach on Naval Base Guam, this massive wall of coral seems to go on forever and is jam packed with fish and other reef life. A night dive here is a great place to spot colorful crabs and different varieties of shrimp. Keep your eyes out for turtles as this wildlife preserve is one of their favorite hangouts.
Best Hotel & Pool
Reader’s Choice: Hyatt Regency Guam
Voted as the Best Hotel and Pool on island, Hyatt Regency Guam grants guests with beach view rooms, personalized services, accessibility to some of the best shopping and recreational activities on island, as well as a very breathtaking pool area filled with greenery to give it a much more natural look. If one is seeking fun and excitement, the pool had a couple of waterslides and equipment for a game of water volleyball or basketball. Hyatt also boasts impressive dining options ranging from Italian cuisine at Al Dente Ristorante, La Mirenda for fine dining with a view of the pool and gardens, to Niji Japanese Restaurant with dishes prepared by authentic Japanese chefs.
Reader’s Choice: Ritidian
Rich blue waters, white powder sand, and cliffs covered in greenery, it is no wonder that Ritidian was voted Best Beach by our readers! Beach goers are treated to breathtaking beauty when they step onto this beach, and when the sun gets too strong, the nearby tree cover provides much needed shelter. On top of that, divers can access the northernmost perimeter reef on island north of Ritidian.