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El Nido Boutique & Artcafe

Sirena St. | Buena Suerte, El Nido, Palawan Island 5313, Philippines
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It started with the canceld tour not beeing canceld anymore (Coastguard decides early morning if... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ArameanTraveller
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Stockholm, Sweden
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The only 'ecofriendly' company around

I was glad to to do 2 tours with El Nido Artcafé. I did tour A and C, and the staff was absolutely... read more

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Reviewed May 14, 2018
MHE8315
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Brussels, Belgium
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We'll show you El Nido at it's best. With 20 years of experience, we offer highest quality tours and safety. Tours such as island hopping and kayak tours, guided treks, cliff climbing may be booked here. We have our own Tour boats that are very well maintained and have fiber glassed hall. Crew is well trained and we are a member of Green fins using best environmental practise. Credit cards are accepted. Rentals of Kayaks, Paddle boards. El Nido Boutique has everything a Traveler needs from T-shirts printed in their in-house Artshop to local handicrafts, snorkeling equipment, Beach wear and snacks. You will certainly find a suitable souvenir to bring home from El Nido. Artcafe is located on the 2nd floor (see under restaurant). "One-stop-shop in El Nido town."
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“art cafe” (32 reviews)
“island hopping” (17 reviews)
“buy souvenirs” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Sirena St. | Buena Suerte, El Nido, Palawan Island 5313, Philippines
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It started with the canceld tour not beeing canceld anymore (Coastguard decides early morning if its ok to run island tours depending on the weather). Despite late announcment from Boutique Art Cafe all participants were on time, but not the whole crew itself. I was...More

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artcafeelnido, Owner at El Nido Boutique & Artcafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, we are sorry about the inconvenience of the 30 mins. late departure, which usually does not happen. Our food and our crew was ready. The coast guard had a new chief and he wanted us to resubmit the already submitted documents again. That was...More

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Reviewed May 14, 2018

I was glad to to do 2 tours with El Nido Artcafé. I did tour A and C, and the staff was absolutely friendly! Also, since all the companies around offer the exact same tours at the exact same rate, I was happy to try...More

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artcafeelnido, Owner at El Nido Boutique & Artcafe, responded to this reviewResponded May 14, 2018

Thanks very much for your kind review. I do like to mention that our Lunch is also Zero Waste basically. Everything is washable. And we continue to campaigne against any plastic in El Nido. We do organize regular island clean ups and underwater clean ups...More

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Reviewed May 7, 2018

The Artcafe is very convenient and well run. We booked our Tour A (Kayak) here and at the time I thought adding the Kayak simply meant we would have access to a kayak at the small lagoon, however I was pleasantly surprised that we actually...More

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Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

We booked two island hopping tours with them and both were fantastic. The staff was great and seemed to genuinely enjoy what they did. The equipment they use was good quality and fairly new, and what you see on the islands was amazing. The food...More

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Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

Only ate here for breakfast but the fruit and yogurt bowl was delicious and they many options for coffee. Staff was very friendly and the atmosphere was very nice.

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Reviewed April 7, 2018

I booked a couple of El Nido tours through the Artcafe, and both were exceptional. The staff were friendly and helpful when organising, and had good alternative recommendations when my original plan wasn't possible. I wish I had booked all my Palawan travel through them...More

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Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

We booked our flight from Manila through their very useful website, we also booked our car here from el Nido to Sabang. You can book the island hoping tours there as well and they do have plenty of advices for your stay in el Nido!...More

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Reviewed March 27, 2018

Nice cafe and terrace. Very professional staff organizing the tours and giving information. One must in El Nido.

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Reviewed March 27, 2018

Due to bad wi-fi connection we needed help with flight booking. The wonderful staff at Art café helped us effectiv and with a smile.

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Reviewed March 14, 2018 via mobile

Art House cafe has a lot of our options which is awesome! They are very safe and accommodating for what you would like to see and do that day. Everyone on the tour is pretty young from ages 18-25 which was a perfect day to...More

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