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El Nido Garden Beach Resort

El Nido, Palawan Island, Philippines
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Start with the good things: Location is wonderful, walking distance to restaurants, right on the beach, great pool and outdoor area. Nice rooms in bungalow style accommodation with covered outdoor seating, great for rainy season! Friendly staff. Improvements needed: Tiny things - hand soap, hand towels in rooms would be good. Safe did not work. TV reception is very poor.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel is good but they serve only one type of breakfast. On our second day, we asked if we can have the typical filipino instead of the american breakfast. Their staff said yes. We just got surprised that no body told us that it would have an additional charge not until the morning. Additionally, their staff are committing to some... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed one night at the Garden Beach Resort, had a pleasant nights sleep, room was clean so was the linen. The shower leaves a lot to be desired though, water temp and pressure a bit of a problem, although I am led to believe it's an El Nido thing with the water pressure not being really strong, and water... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

I stayed here for 2 nights with the lady friend after 2 nights at tapik and man the air conditioning was a welcome relief. They have about ten rooms arranged like bungalows. The pool is average size but there is a shortage of lounge chairs and seating. The grounds are well maintained. The WiFi doesn't work in the rooms and... More 

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Makati, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Really great location ... On the beach with a pool and just 10 rooms. they do have a restaurant but just serve breakfast ... American breakfast - Eggs, toast, juice and bacon, .... Continental breakfast - Eggs, toast and juice. The rooms are adequate and the bathrooms are ok. the hotel is walking distance from several restaurants. Several options on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

This is for sure the best hotel en El Nido. It is situated in the town but not in the crowded streets. So you get to be in El Nido but in a very peaceful and quiet place. Each room is elegant and has direct view and access to the pool and beach. The hotel staff is very nice and... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Its the view that attracted me to their hotel and to book a night with my friends - the view is just awesome!! best (and uninterrupted) view than any other hotels in El Nido town proper... why?? because they have the front view of the massive limestones on the water whereas the other hotels in town proper have the side... More 

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Warsaw, Poland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

We stayed there for over a week and enjoyed our stay but there is some aspects that could be improved. Good things: the view is great and the location is super convenient - few steps from the beach with numerous bars and restaurants and so also close to boats leaving for Island hopping tours in the morning. The hotel swimming... More 

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Quezon City, Quezon City, Philippines
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

I chose to stay here to celebrate my birthday but didn't turned out as what I was expecting. The management is rubbish and know nothing else but to suck out money from guests. We arrived January 11 after our whole day island hopping tour around 5 pm from another hotel not far from this hotel. Tired and exhausted, we walked... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

My wife and I stayed for 4 nights. We had a room near the sparkling pool. The beach was less than 50 metres from our front door. We paid 5300peso a night. It's a very short walk to town but the place is very quiet. The rooms are spacious and the beds are very comfortable. Water pressure in the shower... More 

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