El Nido Resorts Lagen Island is based in the beautiful bay of El Nido in Palawan in Philippines. It is located within a cove on the edge of a 4-hectare lush forest, and a calm, shallow lagoon. The resort can be reached by Air Swift flight from Manila to El Nido (LIO) Airport in around an hour. The resort offers a free transit from El Nido Airport to the resort, a 50-minute boat ride. On the way to the resort, the wonders of El Nido can be viewed. Wonderful sea, green islands, romantic white sand beaches, the endless blue sea of water, the occasional leap of fish into the ocean welcomes to the “Paradise on Earth.”
The resort is ideal, away from the hustle and bustle of the big cities of the Philippines. It is like an oasis, the resort area is great, you must come and experience it. The resort is simple and charming, surrounded by beautiful plants in the forest. The first impression of getting to the resort by boat is that like there is a triangular stone in front of you. In our visit, we stayed in forest suite, and the room was luxurious, the light-induced a warm and gentle atmosphere to our cottage.
The room featured antique wooden floors, wooden furniture, and a minibar. Floor-to-ceiling glass doors open out to a private balcony overlooking the cove, bay or cliff. The room had a private bathroom with shower and bathtub amenities. These cottages are in country-style but also have modern conveniences – free WiFi, water heater, cable TV, air conditioning and in-room security system.
In the evening, we had a meal at the resort restaurant, it owned unique interiors and spacious too. All meals are buffet meals. Dishes are quite delicious, seafood, meat, bread are very rich. Various Philippine cuisine, Western cuisine are prepared, and you can have your favorite meat baked at BBQ. The ingredients are quite loaded. You can ask for Vegetarian options and chef will prepare something special for you too. We also enjoyed fruits and pastries after eating together.
El Nido Resort also offers many facilities to enrich your stay. For the comfort and convenience of guests, the hotel offers Wi-Fi in public areas, room service, airport transfer, babysitting, restaurant. The air-conditioned clubhouse serves buffet and à la carte meals, while the poolside bar serves snacks. The resort can arrange picnic lunches.
The island’s lush foliage is the best habitat for birds, that also provides opportunities for birdwatching. The woods behind the resort have a trail leading to another bay, the best birdwatching and small animal spot in the early morning or at dusk, and the Laganas Resort is El Nido’s eco-show of animals and plants.
The resort’s strategic location guarantees that guests can swiftly and effortlessly reach many locations that they find interesting. Guests to the hotel can take pastime in touring top attractions: Snorkeling In Lagen Island, El Nido, Lagen Island, Malapacao Island.
The on-site marine sports center offers diving, kayaking, and windsurfing. Guests can enjoy wildlife at the resort or swim with tropical fish. Hiking, snorkeling and resort activities such as mangrove or cave tours can also be appreciated. The resort also offers an outdoor pool, spa, and library. Diving is a good experience, and all guides are knowledgeable and helpful. Snorkeling is also exciting!
Spa massage is also indispensable for holiday trip; the resort has a wide range of massages can be arranged at their own expense, eliminate the depth of fatigue, relax your muscles, entirely rest after a good play.
The beauty of the resort is really the highlight of this trip. The staff is so friendly, helpful and their understanding of the surroundings helps them treat us like family. In a word, this place is heaven!
The food is very tasty, the scenery is charming and it meets people’s requirements. I will recommend this resort and will come back to it again. We are still talking about this unforgettable experience till today.