10 Best Glamping Spots In El Nido, Philippines - Updated 2024

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Located on the northern tip of Palawan Island, the municipality of El Nido attracts visitors with its serene white beaches, spectacular limestone formations, and beautiful coral colonies. You can just spend your time lazing on the beach, soaking up the sun, or going for a walk on the shore. If you have more time to spare, rent a kayak and explore the hidden beaches and islands of El Nido. You can also zipline from one island to another which is sure to give you an amazing experience. If you want to get a spectacular aerial view of the island resort, then you should hike Taraw Cliff. Although El Nido offers plenty of accommodation options, glamping is something that tourists need to experience. Check out the best glamping spots in El Nido, Philippines.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on February 08, 2024.

1. Eco-friendly tent near the city center (from USD 144)

Take a break from your busy life and vacation in style on Darocotan Island. The accommodation options offered by Dryft Darocotan Island have a terrace from where you can take in nature’s beauty. The site is secluded, but it is only a short drive to the city center. If you want to venture out, you can avail yourself of the free shuttle service. This property is also eco-friendly and everything here is powered by solar energy. During your stay, expect to wake up to the sound of the waves or birds chirping.

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Dryft Darocotan Island

Address: Daracoton Island, El Nido, Palawan, El Nido, Palawan, Philippines, 5313
34.59 km (21.5 mi) from Shimizu Island

Restaurant Room service Bar Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle Fishing

2. Luxurious tent on Nacpan Beach (from USD 200)

Staying here means that you are just a few steps from the beautiful and lively Nacpan Beach. Although a tent, this accommodation is a great choice for those who want to experience staying outdoors with all the comforts. Here, you can choose between a sea-view and a mountain-view tent. The state-of-the-art lotus pond tent hotel is very spacious, fully carpeted, and with comfortable beds. It also includes a refrigerator and an electric kettle. In case you need to freshen up, the shared bathroom comes with a bidet, a hairdryer, and free toiletries.

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Nacpan Beach Glamping

Address: Nacpan, Palawan
22.48 km (14.0 mi) from Shimizu Island

Parking Restaurant Room service Bar Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Laundry

3. Sophisticated tent on a farm (from USD 62)

This luxury tent is set on a farm that offers guests a great experience in the middle of nature. The complimentary use of an automatic motorbike during your stay means you can explore the nearby places of interest with ease. The on-site restaurant is ideal if you want to try out local food prepared with fresh ingredients. Snorkeling, diving, hiking, canoeing, fishing, and walking tours are some outdoor activities you can try out during your stay at Cabanas de Nacpan Camping Resort.

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Cabanas de Nacpan Camping Resort

Address: KM 18, Sitio Loblob, Barangay Pasadena, El Nido, Palawan, Philippines
19.91 km (12.4 mi) from Shimizu Island

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Bar Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms

4. Family tent with homey comforts (from USD 56)

Escape the city life and stay around nature while enjoying homey comforts. Daily housekeeping, laundry, and iron are some amenities you can expect during your stay to ensure a comfortable vacation. Rejuvenate your body, mind, and soul by joining in a yoga class or pampering yourself with a massage. In case you are bringing a car, private parking is possible on site.

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Tangkoy Glamping El Nido

Wifi Available

Address: Sitio Loblob Pasadena El Nido Palawan
21.01 km (13.1 mi) from Shimizu Island

Parking Pets allowed Room service 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Laundry

El Nido Tour Guide

Rosalyn Capablanca

Rosalyn Capablanca

From Palawan Paradise, greetings! Hello, my fellow nomads! Your guide to Palawan, the Last Frontier, is me, Rosa! I live in a tropical oasis surrounded by luscious flora and blue lakes. Together, let me be your ticket to paradise as we discover Palawan's wonders.Palawan is well known for its breathtaking islands, each with an individual allure. The most well-known locations are Puerto Princesa, Coron, and El Nido. Bright coral reefs, secret lagoons, and majestic limestone cliffs are the main attractions of El Nido. Coron is home to gorgeous scenery, World War II wreck dive locations, and lakes that are glistening with clarity. The capital, Puerto Princesa, serves as a point of entry for the Underground River, one of the New Seven Wonders of Nature and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.Palawan's landscapes are a mix of lush rainforests, limestone karst formations, and captivating beaches. The Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the New Seven Wonders of Nature, showcases an underground river winding through a mesmerizing cave system.Palawan is not just a destination; it's a journey into a tropical paradise where nature's wonders unfold at every turn. Whether you seek adventure, relaxation, or cultural immersion, Palawan invites you to explore its breathtaking landscapes and vibrant marine life.

5. Air-conditioned bed and breakfast near a beach (from USD 64)

Balili Farm At Nacpan offers guests a pleasant stay. This accommodation is actually a bed and breakfast that features one bedroom, one bathroom, and a seating area. Complimentary toiletries are available to guests, and you can even request clean bed linens and towels during your stay. In the morning, guests are served a continental breakfast. Another highlight of this site is its proximity to Nacpan Beach and other local amenities.

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Balili Farm At Nacpan

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Sitio Loblob, Nacpan, Palawan
21.08 km (13.1 mi) from Shimizu Island

Parking Room service Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle Fishing Laundry

6. Spacious bamboo hut with a sun terrace (from USD 82)

Located on Darocotan Island, this property offers guests a glamping experience they will never forget. Here, guests have the option to stay in either an XL or a basic bamboo hut. In the morning, the friendly staff serves guests a generous buffet or vegetarian breakfast. There is also a sun terrace where guests can take in panoramic views of the sea. Go hiking during the day, and explore the majestic beauty of the island. This property also offers access to a private beach where guests can relax and soak up the sun.

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Isla - The Island Experience

Address: Darocotan Island El Nido
33.89 km (21.1 mi) from Shimizu Island

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Bar Garden Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle Laundry

7. Deluxe tent surrounded by nature (from USD 128)

Harmony Healing Resort offers a luxurious glamping experience for those who want to be surrounded by nature. The tent allows you to bring a furry friend with you. Walking tours, snorkeling, hiking, and fishing are some activities that you can engage in. You will also find board games here, in case you want to spend some time indoors. To kickstart the day, a complimentary continental breakfast is served to guests.

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Harmony Healing Resort

Address: Sabang Beach, Barangay Teneguiban, Palawan
35.19 km (21.9 mi) from Shimizu Island

Pets allowed Garden Non-smoking rooms Fishing Hiking Tour desk Snorkelling Beachfront

8. Luxurious hut surrounded by greenery

This hut was designed keeping in mind the local culture of El Nido. Surrounded by lush greenery, this glamping spot offers great views of the mountains and the sea. Kaying, hiking, and kitesurfing are some outdoor activities that you can try out here. This property features a queen bed ensuring comfortable sleep after exploring nearby places. Free WiFi is also provided so guests can stay connected to their families back home.

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El Nido, MIMAROPA, Philippines
29.82 km (18.6 mi) from Shimizu Island
7 reviews   Wifi Available
Private room in hut 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
all of his cooking is very delicious also he has two friendly dogs and a shy kitty
i swear this is the best place to relax and unwind
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9. Private tent with a beautiful garden (from USD 111)

This luxurious tent in Sitio Nasigdan guarantees guests a superb stay. The private tent boasts pool views and provides guests with access to a garden. For additional enjoyment, you can head to the bar and enjoy a few drinks. When the heat gets unbearable, take a refreshing dip in the outdoor swimming pool. All tents come with a comfy double bed, a private bathroom with a shower, and a closet. Also, this glamping site is near a local farmers’ community and amazing beaches.

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Aetas Glamping El Nido

Address: Sitio Nasigdan, Barangay Villalibertad, Palawan
11.36 km (7.1 mi) from Shimizu Island

Parking Pets allowed Room service Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms

10. Lovely tent near water-based activities (from USD 31)

Stay closer to nature by booking a tent or a camping hut with sea or garden views at Tapik Beach Park Guest House. This property is located right on the beach which means you can sit on the warm sands or go for a stroll whenever you wish. An hour’s drive will take you to El Nido Town Proper where you can check out the local foods at one of the restaurants or cafes. This glamping site also offers water-based activities such as fishing, kayaking, and kiteboarding.

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Tapik Beach Park Guest House

Address: Barangay Sibaltan
29.69 km (18.5 mi) from Shimizu Island

Parking WiFi Available Games room Currency exchange Free parking Beachfront Garden Bar

Create beautiful memories in El Nido

El Nido is a great place to spend a romantic holiday in the Philippines. Hop from one island to another or just head to Las Cabañas Beach for breathtaking sunset views. If you are planning a holiday with friends or family, then consider a trip to El Nido.

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