We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“A young persons place”

Best prices for -
Check In dd/mm/yyyy Check Out dd/mm/yyyy
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 3 more sites!
El Nido Garden Beach Resort
Ranked #33 of 106 El Nido B&B and Inns
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and I visited El Nido (Town) for a couple of days in between staying at an off Island destination.
It looks like a hell of a party place if you are somewhere in the age group up to 40. Food & drinks are cheap and there are lots of other like minded people around. We are in our 60's and off Island for a few more bucks is our program.
Ken.

Stayed: September 2017, travelled as a couple
Thank Ken W
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a ReviewReviews (111)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

4 - 8 of 111 reviews

Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

This resort follows the independent small house rooms structure with a main restaurant and lobby hut. It is homely and clean, the food is good, the room is spacious and the location is extraordinary. It sits at the very end of civilization and you get there either by boat or a combination of tricicle and walking.

The WARNING: We got there at night and were honestly freaked out by the tricicle drive through the mud road (crossing a cementary and a couple of settlements) up to a deserted clearing where the driver said: "now 20 minutes walk" as he muscled up our bags. You have to have your chakras strongly in place to manage that first long walk in total darkness fearlessly.

The staff are absolutely wonderful, really really nice and if you plan your arrivals and departures to be in high tide (when the boat can take you effortlessly in and out) it is a great retreat.

Stayed: July 2017, travelled as a couple
Thank Elei-Confidential
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
A TripAdvisor Member
64
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

I think this review also reflects El Nido town in general. I pictured a perfect beach outside our hotel but I didn't realize that El Nido Town is just a place to stay when you are not doing an island hopping tour. In front of our hotel is a beach that is unswimmable due to the countless boats there. The island tours are wonderful ( tour A and C) but if you want to just frolick on the beach, I would recommend staying in Orange Pearl Resort in Marimegmeg beach ( if you're on a budget ) or Lagen Resort ( for those who can afford expensive hotels ).
The staff in this hotel is wonderful though, always prompt and attentive. Breakfast was delicious but can be improved because the choices are limited. It would be good to have pastries and yogurt too. If you're bent on staying in El Nido town, this is the best hotel.

Stayed: July 2017, travelled with family
1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Our experience at this hotel was terrible and the hotel in general was in very low quality. The pool was dirty and the filter was not running and the people at the reception showed very little effort to fix this. The hotel is located right next to a construction site which ruins the surroundings. The beach in front of the hotel is disgusting and spill water from the hotels is led right into the ocean. The only upside in this hotel is the view during sunset and the pool table

  • Stayed: May 2017, travelled with friends
    • Value
    • Sleep Quality
    • Service
Thank Mikael P
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Whatever you do, don't stay here. The pool filtering system is turned off so the water was getting green with algae. The beach is absolutely terrible. The sewer runs out right in front of the hotel so it stinks on the beach. Besides that stray dogs run around and use the beach front as their toilet.
The electricity went off several times a day and there is only very poor internet in the lobby.
They are renovating some of the hotel so be ready for a lot of noise.
Only positive thing was a run down pool table we could play at.
I'm sure you will be able to find something better !

Stayed: May 2017, travelled with friends
Thank Peter T
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these El Nido hotels
0.5 km away
Cadlao Resort
Cadlao Resort
#6 of 17 in El Nido
547 reviews
23.2 km away
Qi Palawan
Qi Palawan
#2 of 17 in El Nido
252 reviews
0.1 km away
El Nido Beach Hotel
El Nido Beach Hotel
#70 of 106 in El Nido
300 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
6.2 km away
El Nido Cove Resort
El Nido Cove Resort
#8 of 17 in El Nido
278 reviews
0.7 km away
El Nido Reef Strand Resort
El Nido Reef Strand Resort
#62 of 123 in El Nido
53 reviews
0.3 km away
The Nest El Nido Beach Resort
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Been to El Nido Garden Beach Resort? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about El Nido Garden Beach Resort

Address: El Nido, Palawan Island, Philippines
Region: Philippines > Mimaropa > Palawan Province > Palawan Island > El Nido
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Restaurant Room Service Spa Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #33 of 106 B&Bs / Inns in El Nido
Price Range: €109 - €184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — El Nido Garden Beach Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 14
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Expedia and Agoda so you can book your El Nido Garden Beach Resort reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
El Nido Garden Beach Hotel El Nido
El Nido Garden Beach Resort Philippines - Palawan Island

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing