Planning a vacation in Palawan? If you’ve got your itinerary down pat but are still looking for places to stay, this list is for you. From affordable but beautiful Airbnb’s, to luxurious and relaxing resorts, Palawan has it all. Whether you’re looking for just a place to crash, or you want the full pampering experience, you can definitely find your place in Palawan.
Located along Manalo Street, Bahay ni Lolo Manit (House of Lolo Manit) is a serene house made with centuries-old solid wood and the homiest of interiors. If you’re one for a relaxing, quiet getaway, this house might be for you - it’s located in the quiet area of the city, yet is still accessible from the bay walk, the market, malls, banks and bars, and is 5 minutes away from the airport. The space is perfect for families or large groups too: it has 2 bathrooms, 4 bedrooms, a kitchen, WiFi, a heater, air conditioning, TV, complimentary essentials, and is wheelchair accessible.
Bahay ni Lolo Manit
Address: 15 Manalo Street, Puerto Princesa, Palawan (see map)
Price: from 71.03 USD
This fully fenced property is a treat for lovers of the outdoors: it has a huge garden filled with flowers, butterflies and birds. There are also a lot of activities available for guests: from visiting the Underground River, island-hopping in Honda bay, to going on a one-day trip to El Nido, hosts at Villa San Manuel can definitely make it happen. This two-story, Nipa style house has 2 bathrooms, 2 bedrooms, WiFi access, indoor and outdoor kitchens, free parking, a heater and air conditioning, a TV, laundry machine and complimentary essentials.
Villa San Manuel
Address: Puerto Princesa, Palawan (see map)
Price: from 70.14 USD
Number of Guests: 4
If you’re a couple that’s traveling to Palawan, you might find refuge in Prince John Lodging and Restaurant. With its beach-front view where you can swim and relax, romantic dinners and a chef for a host, Prince John Lodging and Restaurant might just make for the perfect romantic getaway to Palawan. The space is good for two, with free WiFi access, free parking, and a laptop-friendly workspace.
Prince John Lodging and Restaurant
Address: San Vicente, Palawan, 5309 Port Barton, Philippines (see map)
Price: from 70.14 USD
Number of Guests: 2
If you like to be pampered but at the same time like the thrill of an outdoor adventure, Kokosnuss Garden Resort offers just that, and at an affordable rate too. This resort has an international restaurant for your cravings, massage services for your pampering needs, and is also only a 10-minute walk from the nature trail headed up to Mount Tapyas Point. The Maquinit Hot Springs is also only 25 minutes away by tricycle, and the resort offers snorkeling and island-hopping services to its guests. Aside from all these perks, you can expect excellent service too as their staff speaks 4 languages, and excellent amenities like WiFi access, air conditioning, laundry services, family rooms, room service, barbecue facilities, entertainment staff, and shuttles and cars for hire.
Kokosnuss Garden Resort
Address: Barangay 6, 5316 Coron, Philippines (see map)
Price: from 47.72 USD
Number of Guests: 2-5
For those who want to focus more on the travel itinerary than the accommodation, Bahay ni Takeshi is an affordable and accessible option. This family run bed-and-breakfast is located in the heart of the city, and is near the airport, department stores, and coffee shops. They also offer free pick-up and drop off at the airport, and offer free WiFi access, free parking, hot tubs, TV, complimentary essentials and air-conditioned rooms for guests.
Bahay ni Takeshi Transient
Address: 102-A Manalo St., Puerto Princesa (see map)
Price: from 34.07 USD
Number of Guests: 2
Sheridan Beach Resort & Spa has everything you could possibly look for in an ideal space - not only is it accessible from the Underground River, it also has an outdoor pool and pampering spa treatments available. It’s only a 5-minute drive from Sabang Terminal, and has activities lined up for guests here, like ATV, jungle trails, and mangrove paddle boating. The Sheridan also has a fitness center and water sport equipment rental for your pleasure. They also offer airport shuttle services, free parking, TV, air-conditioned rooms, private bathrooms, and minibars and coffee-makers for guests.
Sheridan Beach Resort & Spa
Address: Sabang Beach, 5300 Sabang, Philippines (see map)
Price: from 159.41 USD
If you want world-class amenities but also want the easy beach access, check out Discovery Island Resort and Dive Center. With its sea-front area and wide expanse (it’s a 7-hectare/17-acre island), Discovery Island Resort is just as serene as it is accessible to the must-do activities in Palawan. It’s a 5-minute boat ride from Coron Town, and it also offers island-hopping, diving, snorkeling and kayaking. The resort can also arrange motor biking and mountain trekking activities for you if you request them. Discovery Island offers guests WiFi access, a bar and restaurant, airport shuttle services, and meeting/banquet facilities.
Discovery Island Resort and Dive Center
Address: Dicanituan Island, Barangay 5, Coron, Palawan, 5316 Coron, Philippines (see map)
Price: from 48.85 USD
If you want to go on a truly luxurious vacation in Palawan, Busuanga Bay Lodge is your ideal accommodation. This resort has a fitness center and full-service spa, and front desk staff that can assist with sightseeing and travel itineraries too. They also have a lot of activities lined up for guests, like diving and fishing activities, 5-minute boat ride trips to the Japanese wreck-diving sites, and they also have non-motorized sports facilities for your use at no cost. Aside from all of these, Busuanga Bay Lodge also has free WiFi access, an infinity pool for guests, a private dive center, an in-house wine cellar, air-conditioned rooms, in-room safes, minibars, TVs with cable, airport shuttle services, a restaurant, and suite bathrooms with hair-dryers and showers.
Busuanga Bay Lodge
Address: Sitio Lawi, Barangay Concepcion, Palawan, 5317 Busuanga, Philippines (see map)
Price: from 195.51 USD
Explore beautiful Palawan with beautiful places to stay
Palawan is filled with many sights to see, but half of what makes a perfect trip is the place where you’d be staying. Palawan has many offerings when it comes to accommodations fit for any kind of traveler - whether you’re a solo backpacker, a couple with an adventure-filled itinerary, or a traveler who likes to be pampered with world-class amenities.
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