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Cadlao Resort

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  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Cadlao Resort & Restaurant gives its guests a unique hideaway with the ultimate pleasures. Travelers come from all around the world, from over 50 countries and counting, to this paradise nestled in El Nido, Palawan, Philippines. Here they feast on the most sumptuous international cuisine, in what has been known as the best restaurant in El Nido. Here they enjoy the best view of the biggest island in Bacuit Bay, Cadlao island, adrift in the blue waters of the South China Sea. Cadlao, in the local Cuyunin dialect, means "laughing". Come to Cadlao Resort & Restaurant to savor the sweetest smiles you'll ever have in your traveling life.
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All reviews el nido town infinity pool free tricycle island hopping tricycle service walk into town restaurant staff view is amazing tricycle ride the hotel offers stayed here for nights private tour ceiling fan your luggage fresh seafood nice pool the wi fi
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in this hotel last May. We arrived around 11pm in El Nido, contacted the resort and let them know, if somebody can meet us up. The van from Puerto Princessa knows already the drop off and pick up point of Cadlao. So you...More

Thank vaneza_gonsalves
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

If you want to avoid the hustle and bustle of the town, this is the place to be. Quiet and lovely view of the helicopter island. Might be out of range but they have shuttle services that can drop you off directly to town.

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Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

For us the best hotel in Philippines! It has the best sunset, 2 nice pools and a good restaurant. It is expensive for the country but worth it. Nice staff and luxury bungalows. Near enough to go walking to El Nido center but far from...More

1  Thank Marta T
Response from Cadlao_Resort, Front Office Manager at Cadlao ResortResponded 29 September 2018

Dear Marta, Thank you for this great review, we appreciate it a lot. Cadlao team are so glad that we became a part of your amazing stay here in El Nido. It is also a pleasure serving you and your partner. Muchas Gracias!

Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Absolutely loved this resort! It’s a short 4 minute tricycle ride away from the hub of El Nido town! The free tricycle journey is fantastic and hilarious and loved going on it each time. You go past a cemetery NOT through one as someone previously...More

1  Thank Stephanie W
Response from Cadlao_Resort, Front Office Manager at Cadlao ResortResponded 29 September 2018

Dear Stephanie, Thank you for your beautiful reviews. We in Cadlao are so delighted to know that you enjoyed so much staying in our hotel. Also how you appreciate the road going in and out is truly amazing! Not everyone like the tricycle ride because...More

Reviewed 20 August 2018

Few transfer from the airport to the resorts- very fascinating how this little motorcab able to get thru a very narrow street.,we had a very nice room close to the pool where the WIFI is located, bring lots of bug spray!!. this resort is very...More

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Daniel I
15 September 2018|
Response from Cadlao_Resort | Property representative |
Hi Daniel, Apologies, but our seafront is rocky, but guest can swim in there if they like just make sure to wear aqua shoes. Other option is to go to Duli beach (approx 1 hour and 15 mins travel from our hotel). We have a... More
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9 June 2018|
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"Our Molave room is okay. All the room locations are okay. Pricey room are located in the front facing..."
3 weeks ago
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"Why stay here when there are other hotels with better customer service."
1 Aug 2018
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"Try and get a sea view or Semi sea view"
22 Dec 2017
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"The beach bungalows have awesome views. A bit more expensive but it was lovely waking up with that view...."
27 Nov 2017
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US$180 - US$312 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
PhilippinesMimaropaPalawan ProvincePalawan IslandEl Nido
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