El Nido Resort Pangulasian Island | Designer Travel

Pangulasian Island Resort, El Nido, El Nido, Philippines

Approximately 1 hour from Manila airport followed by a 35 minute boat journey from Palawan airport

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About El Nido Resort Pangulasian Island

Experience the unspoilt hideaway of Pangulasian Island – a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World. Set against the lush backdrop of a tropical forest and fringed by a sandy beach, the resort offers spacious villas equipped with all you need for a fantastic holiday.

This private island paradise is a wonderful haven where guests experience warm hospitality and excellent service. The luxuriously furnished villas each have a spacious terrace; a tranquil place to relax and take in the lovely views.

The resort has a 750m stretch of white sand beach and a great selection of water activities available including diving, snorkelling, stand-up paddle boarding, windsurfing, scuba diving, kayaking and more.

Other facilities include a beach bar, boutique, gym, library, open lounge gaming area, infinity swimming pool, PADI Resort Centre and Eco Centre. The small spa offers a range of luxurious treatments and massages.

When it’s time to dine, the resort has the main Amianan Restaurant serving international and local flavours and the poolside snack bar for light meals throughout the day.

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The deluxe villas have cable TV, DVD/CD player, iPod dock, Wi-Fi, tea/coffee making facilities, minibar, bathroom, hairdryer. There are 24 Beach Villas and 6 Pool Villas close to the water, 8 Canopy Villas perched on stilts above the forest and 4 secluded Kalaw Villas. Each villa measures approximately 65 sq m and has a 15 sq m private terrace/balcony.

Canopy Villas

Also known as tree-top villas, these rooms have an elevated position 15-18m from the ground allowing wonderful views across the resort. They are also the only villas to have a bathroom with bathtub.

Beach Villa

Beach Villas give guests direct access to the beach and are conveniently located close the resort centre and infinity pool.

Pool Villa

Beautiful villas which enjoy a peaceful location and views across the bay. Each has a 22 sq m private pool connected to the balcony.

Kalaw Villas

Enjoy ultimate privacy in a Kalaw Villa which sits in a secluded cove at the West end of the island. These 4 private villas are clustered together and share an 85 sq m lap pool plus 55 sq m Kalaw sala.