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The Alternative Beach Cottages
Ranked #12 of 92 El Nido B&B and Inns
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Tallinn, Estonia
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“nice alternative”
Reviewed February 17, 2012

Stayed for only one night. Rooms were very basic, but for 500 pesos you can't ask much. The restaurant and the views were nice.

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Reviewed December 18, 2011

Its the third time I come back to alternative. I always stay in the Alternative.
This nice hotel owned by this nice family. They will always be there for you ...no matter what.
I have tried diffrent rooms... To the streat, to the sea...and one without toilett.
They are always clean and perfect for one or two persons.
Of course a little bit noice.. But you can't expect anything else if you want to live in the middle of everything.
The Restaurang on the top has this nice filipinostyle of atmosphere. And all the staff is really do everything to make your stay as perfect as it can be.

Room Tip: The rooms to the sea is more quiet... And you can easy step in to the water. Nice wiew.If you want t...
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  • Stayed December 2011, traveled with family
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Property: The Alternative Beach Cottages
Address: Cudugman Point, Brgy. Bibiladan, El Nido, Palawan Island 5300, Philippines
Location: Philippines > Mimaropa > Palawan Province > Palawan Island > El Nido
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Restaurant Room Service Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #12 of 92 B&Bs / Inns in El Nido
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Alternative Beach Cottages 3*
Number of rooms: 3
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Welcome to the Alternative Beach Cottages! We invite you to our beloved island, and the exclusivity and luxury it offers. Here, you will experience genuine island serenity and ambience as you are woken up by cicadas and birds in the morning; roused by the brilliant morning sunlight; amazed by its lush forests, white sand beaches, colorful corals during snorkeling, mysterious cave systems, and untouched wildlife. Please, come and let us impress you with our delectable organic food and pleasant, experienced staff. We invite you to join our tours, discovering and enjoying, what El Nido has to offer; also, we set up the most wondrous barbeque lunches! Relaxation and fun on your holidays, this we assure you. Being a Filipino family-run island accommodation, we aim to provide the best and most memorable Philippine vacation you can experience. In our island, we provide quality service during your stay, like: evening electricity (6PM to 12AM) for your electronics; free WiFi internet service; round-the-clock staff service; daily housekeeping service; breakfast, lunch and dinner service (you may also request by-the-beach kind of set-up); access to the island bar and drinks; touring around El Nido islands with inclusive beach lunch; organizing special events (i.E. Beach weddings, baptismals; and many other activities in ensuring a full island experience! We will always be at your service to make sure you have a memorable stay in El Nido, and by extension, in the Philippines. ... more   less 
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