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Caalan Beach Resort

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Barangay Masagana, Taiyo Village, El Nido, Palawan Island 198273, Philippines
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Lake Havasu City, Arizona
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Caalan Beach Resort left me with incredible memories. Pros: the positive aspect of the Resort is Service, you get 5 Star service, before after and during your stay. John was able to set up transport from Puerto Princesia to the resort that was flawless. Arrived at airport walked outside for private van, at the transfer someone from El Nido Deli... More 

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Puerto Princesa, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked my family of 14 in Caalan Resort and I'd say it was a great choice. We wanted a place away from town (it was the farthest, yes, but compensated by the daily free service of tricycle rides in and out of the resort) and Caalan Resort fit the bill. The breakfast options were great and they had good... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Caalan Beach Resort for 3 nights with our friends with young children. We were very well looked after and had the most amazing time at El Nido, we wish we stayed longer. The resort is very simple and homey, we felt like at home during our stay. The rooms are basic and clean, soap was provided... More 

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Eindhoven
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our stay here. The food was nice, rooms were okay (can use a makeover) but the best thing about this place is the service! That I would give a 10 out of 5. John, the host, is so nice. He helped us with everything. He plannend a nice island hopping tour and booked our boat tickets to Coron.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for 5 nights in June. From the moment we arrived in the town at deli nido at 11pm from PP we were looked after. The resort has a their own Trikes that take you to and from town. A 15min walk if you don't mind during the day. It can be dark at night though. John welcomed us... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed in Caalan Beach Resort for one night to catch an early flight from el nido to Manila and we loved our stay. Although it was short, the staff, specifically John, was super helpful in making us feel welcome. He provided a tour of the facilities and gave us excellent recommendations for things to do in... More 

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Sacramento, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The place is like 10min walk to the town proper. Tricycle readily available free if u want to go to town. Its quiet and peaceful. They have their own resto and you can order from the menu. Food is pretty good,the views are stunning from the dining area. Staff were wonderful and attentive. Theres also pingpong table, table gAmes and... More 

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Gilbert, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

This hotel is a 10-minute tricycle ride to the town. Fortunately, the resort offers free tricycle rides for its guests. The view was awesome from both our room and from the restaurant. Service was excellent. They helped us book our island-hopping tours as well as our day transportation to Nacpan beach. Food choices at the restaurant was sufficient. The only... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

If you are looking for a place to stay in El Nido, look no further! Basic in amenities but rich in hospitality. It's very clean and safe. Fantastic staff managed by John and his Mom Naiko-Sama. Caalan beach resort offers all the resources you need to enjoy the natural beauty of El Nido. John is awesome and on top of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

From the moment we arrived,until the time we left every thing was excellent.The welcome we received was outstanding,our hosts John and his mother Naoko were so kind to all their guests and the service they provided was second to none,i can honestly say amongst the best service we have received anywhere in the world. The accommodation was basic,but very clean,efficient... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Caalan Beach Resort is right on the ocean, with a great view of downtown El Nido, Cadlao Island and Caalan Beach. We're located a 10-15 minute walk from downtown El Nido, away from the noise and bustle of town. We have 12 rooms, and have been family-owned and operated since we opened in 2006. We have our own boats so we can arrange island-hopping tours for our guests. All of our rooms come with free continental breakfast, free wifi, air conditioning, private bathrooms and hot showers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Caalan Beach Resort

Address: Barangay Masagana, Taiyo Village, El Nido, Palawan Island 198273, Philippines
Location: Philippines > Mimaropa > Palawan Province > Palawan Island > El Nido
Price Range: $42 - $50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Caalan Beach Resort El Nido, Palawan Island
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