10 Best Glamping Spots In Palawan, The Philippines - Updated 2024

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With rich wildlife, captivating islands, and a lot of authentic dishes to savour in this part of the Philippines, it is really difficult to single out one speciality in Palawan. It is home to several popular destinations such as El Nido and Coron where you can look forward to unforgettable experiences. Feel free to head to one of its glamping spots where you can get the best of both worlds. From best-in-class room service to outdoor pools and tented camps, these properties have got everything to make your stay a worthwhile affair. Some of them also feature private beach areas where guests can soak in the warmth of the sun or indulge in enthralling activities. If you are eager to learn more, check out the best glamping spots in Palawan, the Philippines, with us and get ready for a holiday of a lifetime.

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 06, 2024.

1. Beachside property with an outdoor pool in Nacpan (from USD 200)

Cradled amidst the mesmerizing landscapes of El Nido, Nacpan Beach Glamping is a beautiful campsite where one can enjoy all the extravagances without missing out on the panoramic outdoor setting. The guests at Nacpan begin their day with a delectable continental breakfast, after which, they can either head to the nearby beach, embark on a sunset sail, or just spend some peaceful time with family inside the tented camps.

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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

2. Luxurious accommodation with a private beach in El Nido (from USD 82)

Enjoy an exceptional stay experience at this beautiful glamping site where you are welcomed with ardent hospitality, a private beach, and a wide array of luxurious amenities. From adrenaline-racing snorkelling sessions to couple massages and cooking classes, the property has everything to keep you indulged for hours. If local customs and practices interest you, you can also embark on their culture tours that will provide you with an insight into the diverse traditions of Palawan.

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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

3. Pet-friendly villas near Nacpan Beach (from USD 56)

Enveloped by numerous beaches on all of its sides, this El Nido villa resort comes as a pleasant option for all those vacationers who are looking forward to indulging in adrenaline beach sports. Several popular restaurants including Mad Monkey and Pier 1, as well as Nacpan Beach are just 2 km (1.2 mi) away from this luxurious retreat. Though just a walking distance from these attractions, the property remains untouched from the maddening hustle and bustle of the city. While here, plan out a romantic barbecue night with your partner, make your maiden snorkelling adventure, or refresh your mind with a quick yoga session. Taking your furbaby along on your holiday? No problem, as this property allows pets upon request with no additional charges.

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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

4. Scenic glamping spot with a restaurant and bar in El Nido (from USD 62)

Nestled in a rustic farm, this El Nido property is a peaceful retreat located right in the middle of natural landscapes. A 15-minute drive from here will take you to Nacpan Beach which is another little gem for adventure lovers and nature buffs. The staff members are friendly and are always ready to help you have the most memorable experiences. From eventful movie nights to live music performances and themed dinner nights, there is a whole bunch of activities to be enjoyed over here. The property also features a bar and a restaurant where one can enjoy authentic local dishes in the most aesthetic settings.

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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

Palawan (Province) Tour Guide

Leila Eldian

Leila Eldian

<p>Welcome to the Philippines. I am Leila, Tourguide/Tour management company Entrepreneur/ English-Japanese Interpreter. I am a Mass Communication graduate. My varied professional journeys in customer service, airline, media &amp; tourism expertise plus the passion in handcrafting journeys of a lifetime; will make your experiences more fun &amp; meaningful.</p>

Palawan (Province) 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. Cozy hut in an organic farm in Puerto Princesa (from USD 79)

This glamping hut nestled within a 7.5-ha (18.5-ac) farm is no less a tropical paradise where you can start your day with the invigorating, fresh morning air and lush green surroundings. The property is surrounded by organic plantations that include a variety of fresh fruits, vegetables, and culinary herbs. As a guest over here, you can enjoy complete access to its garden, a guest porch, as well as, the dining room. On special occasions, you can request the host to arrange a campfire around the garden hammocks.

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Puerto Princesa, MIMAROPA, Philippines
159.61 km (99.2 mi) from Shimizu Island
37 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Farm stay 4 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
but the wifi works great too paul and beth are wonderfully friendly and thoughtful hosts
the bathroom amenities were clean well-maintained and more than adequate
we had a nice and comfortable stay
the glamping hut is remarkably clean and stylish and even has dimmable lights
definately recommend dining at the farm comfortable clean rooms nicely decorated and well equiped
we can’t help it the room is spotless
our hosts were fascinating conversationalists not to mention gourmet cheff
the hosts are truly humble and sweet people
everything is so fresh and deliciously prepared by the owners themselves
beth and paul are amazing hosts
very relaxing place kind host and the food is exquisite very satisfied guest here
place easy to get to and not far from airport
if you're looking for a great overall experience this is the place for you
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6. Island resort with sea views in El Nido (from USD 142)

Situated 44 km (27.3 mi) away from both Small and Big Lagoon El Nido, this glamping spot features a restaurant, terrace, and charismatic sea views. Visitors to this property love to indulge themselves in adrenaline-pumping sports such as snorkelling, windsurfing, and hiking. If your muscles are strained after an entire day of beach sport and sightseeing tours, enjoy their full body massage which will leave your body replenished with energy and vigour. All those leisure travellers who want to de-stress themselves can attend yoga classes, stroll around its idyllic surroundings, or go fishing with their group.

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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

7. Camp retreat with river views in Puerto Princesa (from USD 15)

A well-maintained property flaunting the surreal views of Bacungan River, this campsite is comfortably settled in the Bacungan neighborhood from where you can enjoy quick access to several tourist attractions such as Nagtabon Beach. Presenting a perfect amalgamation of modern luxury and nature, it is a perfect place to slip into the slow-paced life of Palawan away from the hustle and bustle of your daily life. Whether you want to enjoy its local culture tours, organize a themed dinner night, or indulge in off-site diving, this property has tons of activities to offer.

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8. Couple-friendly retreat with patio in San Vicente

A perfect accommodation for couples, Beso Hilltop Retreat bestows you with the unspoiled views of verdant jungles and turquoise sea. From friendly staff members to delicious food servings and luxuries amenities, it has got everything to suit people of diverse tastes. On a pleasant, laidback evening, feel free to avail their bicycle rental service and head for a scenic drive across the surrounding beaches and markets. The property also features a bar where you can treat your taste palates with a wide range of cocktails and wines.

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Beso Hilltop Retreat

Address: Bonifacio Street
83.05 km (51.7 mi) from Shimizu Island

Garden Sun terrace Designated smoking area Non-smoking rooms Fishing Snorkelling Terrace WiFi Available

9. Luxurious glamping site with swimming pool in El Nido (from USD 111)

Merely 1.4 km (0.8 mi) away from Caalan Beach, this simple yet fun property is known for its amicable staff members, exquisite beach views, and an idyllic setting. The property features a spacious garden and a terrace area where you can soak in the cool breeze or admire the views of its ethereal surroundings. Some accommodations also feature a relaxing outdoor swimming pool. Being a stone’s throw distance away from several supermarkets, restaurants, and the market, it provides you with easy access to get around. The accommodation also features a huge collection of books, DVDs, and music to keep you entertained on days when you are too lazy to go out.

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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. Beachside eco-friendly accommodation in San Vicente (from USD 62)

Being just 400 m (1,312 ft) away from Itaytay Beach, this property serves as a perfect vantage point to admire the surreal sunset and sunrise views by the beach. Guests residing in the tents are awakened to the pleasant aroma of scrumptious continental breakfast prepared with fresh spices and utmost love first thing in the morning. Alternatively, one can also grab a bite at Jambalaya Cafe or Russles Place, both of which are just walking distance away. With proximity to other beach attractions including Pamaoyan and Port Barton, it forms an ideal retreat for scenic strolls in the evening or lazing around the sandy beaches. If you don’t want to go out some days, indulge in enthralling activities like snorkelling, fishing, and diving provided at the resort at nominal additional charges.

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Balili Eco Glamping Port Barton

Address: Purok Pagkakaisa, Port Barton, Palawan
82.97 km (51.6 mi) from Shimizu Island

Parking Pets allowed Room service Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Fishing Laundry

Embrace nature and stay in comfort at these Palawan glamping sites

The surreal land of Palawan features several glamping attractions where you can embrace nature without compromising on your comfort. Whether you want to spend a laidback day or thrill your senses with an adventurous beach activity, these holiday retreats promise the best cure for your boredom and monotony. So, pack your bags and embark on a fun-filled vacation to glamping spots in Palawan that await your presence with a huge bundle of surprises.

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