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Sydney
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed for 5 nights at Golden Monkey Cottages in El Nido. I really enjoyed my stay. It is is a quiet area about 1 kilometer walk from El Nido Town. Great view over the sea from the front of the property. The staff are lovely. You can organise all the boat tours which leave from out the front of...

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Hanoi, Vietnam
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

These cottages are really nice. Golden Monkey is quite a ways from El Nido city (though this is what we were looking for). We stayed 4 nights, when we left, with all the chaos of the process, and after renting 3 cottages, we were double billed for things. After the first person checked out, noticing the charges that were previously...

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Thousand Oaks, California
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed in a beach front cottage, so my rating might have been different if I stayed in a different cottage or in a room. Cottages are nice, clean and comfortable. Sunset views are gorgeous. In the morning breakfast is served to you at the cottage; real pleasure. The breakfast itself was tasty. I personally had to eat more than...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel itself is very nice, located right on the beach - if you get a beach front cottage it would be worth it, but any of the other rooms are not as nice. The staff were incredibly friendly and helpful throughout the entire stay, and you have a driver at your disposal to make it back to town at...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Myself and my partner stayed here for 4 nights, whilst being very basic we had an amazing time. We had a beach front facing cottage which is an absolute must for the sunsets, spectacular. The room was clean with everything you need. Breakfast was basic but still very nice. Staff are excellent and more than willing to help out with...

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New Delhi, India
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my wife stayed for 3 days and our stay was good 😊 we chose beach front cottage and it's view was amazing because from the main beach you can't see sunrise and sunset but this beach front cottage is little far from crowd and one of the best place to watch sunset/ sunrise if you prefer quit time...

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 11 March 2017

For the ease of reading, I will split my review into separate parts: HOTEL GROUNDS: The hotel is situated right on the beach. The resort is a lovely choice for those who want a back-to-basics vacation away from the hustle and bustle. It has a collection of cottages some facing the beach and some with gardens in the backdrop. I...

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Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Excellent stay! 10 out of 10 for hospitality. The Owner Rose was extremely nice and all of the staff were fantastic, especially Marc. Location is 20 minutes walk from the centre of El Nido. We had the beachfront cottage and it was perfect. Great in comparison to a lot of other accommodation in El Nido. Wifi was okay, just very...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This place is away from town which gives it the quiet ambiance. The cottages are adequate: beds, air-condition, ceiling fan (for when there's a brown out), safe, etc. nothing fancy here. They do provide instant coffee and hot water carafe in the room. Accommodations include breakfast which can be served at your cottage veranda or at the outdoor dining room....

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Overall I would have to stay the Golden Monkey Cottages are quite average. Although prices seem to be too high in El Nido anyway, this seemed more expensive than it was worth anyway (we paid around £65 per night, the same price can get you a 5* hotel in Puerto Princesa). I've summarised the general pros and cons below, but...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Golden Monkey Cottages are situated on Ca-alan beach, just 10 minutes walk from El Nido town. We offer quality accommodation with comfortable fan rooms and clean modern bathrooms. Each cottage has a large veranda and a spectacular view of the islands. Since we are located just outside of El Nido, away from the noise and bustle of town, we benefit from the peace of the surrounding forests and you will be free simply to relax and absorb the atmosphere. You could hire a boat and be taken to a secluded beach to soak up the sun, have a picnic, swim, snorkel and enjoy the magnificent scenery. ... more   less 

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Address: Ca-alan Beach, El Nido, Palawan Island EN234, Philippines
Region: Philippines > Mimaropa > Palawan Province > Palawan Island > El Nido
Price Range: €82 - €132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Golden Monkey Cottages 3*
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Golden Monkey Cottages Hotel El Nido
Golden Monkey Cottages El Nido, Philippines - Palawan Island
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“beach front”
Zoranton, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Choose a beach-front room to make it worthwhile.”
153alexiss, 7 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Beach front facing cottages are a must”
372alistairw, 5 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Beach facing cottage, cottage 1”
amore_02, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are on the ground floor & not particularly secure so lots of bugs can get in.”
isabellekerr, 25 Feb 2017 | Read review
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