El Nido Resort – Lagen Island

Lagen Island, El nido , Philippines

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Nestled between a lush four-hectare forest and a calm, shallow lagoon, Lagen Island in El Nido, Northern Palawan, is an ideal destination for those seeking a relaxing holiday in a private and tranquil island. The resort offers a magnificent view of Bacuit Bay and the El Nido sunset. The surrounding forest and the breathtaking limestone cliffs are natural attractions that also serve as a sanctuary for a diverse variety of birds and mammals. Here, guests can observe and delight in wildlife flourishing in their natural habitat.

Lagen Island offers 50 modern accommodations that exude an air of subdued elegance. It has an air-conditioned restaurant and a poolside bar. Recreational facilities include a swimming pool, spa suite, massage cabana, and a marine sports center. There is a boutique, game area, library, a garden chapel for intimate weddings, and a conference room that can accommodate up to 70 persons theatre-style. Complimentary wi-fi connection is available at the Clubhouse.

Water Cottages
These Cottages are individually built on stilts which are connected by a boardwalk. Each cottage has a total area of 53 sqm. WC 101 – 108 are located on the South Wing providing easy access to the arrival area and to the resort’s clubhouse. WC 109 – 118 are situated at the North Wing ideal for guests requiring more privacy as foot traffic in this side is light. WC 101 – 103 and 109 to 111 has Double beds each. All others have Twin Beds.

Beachfront Cottages
These Cottages are located at the waterfront offering one with the best view of the cove and of the El Nido sunset. Each cottage has a total area of 53 sqm. All blocks are built with duplex rooms, except for BC 124, which is the only cottage detached. Lagen’s Beachfront Cottages are ideal for families as they provide convenient access to the swimming pool and the clubhouse. BF 120, 122, 124, 126, 128 houses Double beds each.

Forest Rooms
These Cottages are located where Lagen’s forest starts. These are clusters of rooms built adjacent to each other. The 2 complexes offer upper and lower accommodations. FR 201-211 are in the complex nearest the clubhouse. FR 301-311 are in the complex nearest the arrival area. All Forest Rooms have a total area of 52sqm. FR 201 – 202 are built with ramps ideal for guests on wheelchairs. Both rooms have wider shower areas for guest’s easier movement. FR 202,205,302 and 305 have Double beds. All others have Twin Beds.

Forest Suites
These Cottages are the most luxurious rooms at El Nido Resorts. Apart from the standard Lagen room amenities, the suites are equipped with TVs and DVD Players for movie viewing, in room safe, a lounge, and a bathtub. All suites have a total area of 70 sqm and each has a Queen bed.

Relax at Lagen Island
Watch a movie, read a book, engage in board games or Wii at the library. Sample our local handicrafts at the boutique, take a dip and relax poolside. Enjoy a game of billiards or have a cocktail at the poolside bar.

Lagen Island offers a variety of Asian, European, and tropical face and body treatments, including the traditional Filipino hilot massage.

SCUBA Diving and Marine Sports
El Nido has more than 20 diving sites, all easily accessible from Lagen Island. Lagen Island is a PADI Resort Center resort with a complete line of diving equipment and offers a variety of dive courses. Snorkeling gear and kayaks are also available at the resort’s marine sports center.

Discover Nature
Snorkel at the house reef and meet some of the hundreds of fish species and other interesting sea creatures of El Nido. Kayak around Lagen Island and discover hidden caves amidst the limestone cliffs. Go trekking or bird-watching at Lagen Island’s nature trail, which passes through the forest and ends in a private cove. Palawan hornbills and macaques are a common sight here. Take a sunset cruise around Bacuit Bay. Go stargazing. Stellar wonders like the North Star, the Southern Cross, and other heavenly formations in the Milky Way, which may not be seen in the night skies of other countries, can be clearly viewed from El Nido. Learn more about the environment by attending the educational presentations of our Environment Team during our Be Green Cocktail Hour on weekends.

Guided Eco Tours
The 45 islands and islets of El Nido and the surrounding sea present endless opportunities for adventure and nature appreciation. Just minutes away are several natural attractions, including Cathedral Cave, Cudugnon Cave, Snake Island, the Big and Small Lagoons. Guests can join any of our guided eco-tours to explore these fascinating sites. An eco-checklist is provided to all guests to monitor and record any wildlife seen.

Beach Clubs
Guests of El Nido Resorts have exclusive access to our beach clubs at Entalula Island and Dibuluan Island. At our private beach clubs, guests can enjoy hobiecat sailing, windsurfing, snorkelling, or simply relaxing on the beach.

Kids Activity Center
Activities for children are available, including arts and crafts. Kids (and adults) will enjoy coconut-hat making. Children’s movies and games are available at the library. Play areas are provided at the beach clubs. Baby-sitting service is also available.

Special Events
Lagen Island also caters to weddings, meetings, team-building and other corporate events.