The beach house is located in the White Rock area. It takes about 45 minutes by boat to get there from El Nido town. It is the only accommodation on a nice beach, surrounded by picturesque cliffs. Very private and secluded.
Our personal chief cooked all meals for us, fresh and delicious. Our personal boat was always ready to get us to any place we wanted to visit. Incredibly helpful and always smiling, these guys made our stay very pleasant and comfortable.
After dinner the local team left our site, so we enjoyed unforgettable time together: just two of us, soft sand under bare feet, sea breeze, whispering waves and stars. Serenity.
The house perfectly fits into the environment and looks fantastic from outside. Inside is a slightly different story. The interior is dated, there are some cracks on the walls. Toilet flashing didn't work. The water pressure was low. And the hugest disappointment for me - there is NO HOT WATER. To be honest I didn't check it before I made a booking, because I assumed that if I am paying around AU$360 per night, I can expect some touch of luxury in the accommodation but not be lacking such basics like hot shower.
There is a generator on the site, so it is possible to have as much electricity as you need. Unfortunately, it is very load so we switched it off as soon as we could, just to listen to sounds of nature around us, but not the industrial noise.
This place is definitely for people who value personal service, privacy and outside beauty more than everyday comfort.
When I planned this trip I did not find enough information and pictures of the private beach house, so I made several myself to show what is this house inside.
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- The Alternative El Nido, Palawan Island
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