Monarch Sands Resort is situated on a secluded cove, located North of the sleepy town of Siaton. Native style cottages made of Nipa, Bamboo and local materials face the blue waters of the Bohol sea. Each cottage has a large porch to watch the local fishermen sail their small Bangka boats out for the nightly catch.
Siaton is a first class municipality in the province of Negros Oriental, Philippines and the southernmost municipality in the island of Negros. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 77,696 people. Lake Balanan is in Siaton.