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When to book a hotel in Palawan
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Top tips for finding the perfect Palawan hotel
Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Palawan if you stay on a Tuesday. The opposite is true for, Saturday, which is usually the most expensive day.
How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Palawan for 3 days.
Book more than 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Palawan accommodation.
If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Palawan, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Palawan in October and September.
If you’re looking for peaceful accommodation on the main island of Palawan, consider staying in the north, around Corong Corong Beach. Here, you will find tranquil spots like Buko Beach Resort, offering quiet beachfront villas in lush, tropical surroundings.
For a unique stay in Palawan, consider Paolyn Floating House. As the name suggests, this accommodation floats. You’ll get to stay on Lake Nissan Lagoon, on the coast of Coron Island, and you'll have access to kayaks, snorkelling gear and stand up paddleboards. You'll have coral to explore beneath your houseboat, and if you can't get enough of exploring underwater, the floating hotel can also organise dives.
Are you looking for an all-inclusive stay where your every need is catered for? Consider a resort on one of the tinier islands in the archipelago, like Arena Island Resort. Here, you’ll get to enjoy beachfront living, free daily breakfast, snorkelling, massages and so much more.
If you want uninterrupted ocean views that make it feel like you have your own private island, look for one of the more secluded Palawan hotels or resorts that offers a private beach. Hotels like La Estancia Busuanga Resort also offer rooms on higher floors that feature spacious balconies and stunning views out over the ocean and neighbouring islands like Bacbac and Capare.
FAQs when booking a hotel in Palawan
Hotels are safe environments for travellers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Palawan.
Based on KAYAK hotel searches, the most popular destination is El Nido (50% of total searches to Palawan). The next most popular destinations are Coron (29%) and Puerto Princesa (21%).
KAYAK users have found double rooms in Palawan for as cheap as $11 (Coron) in the last 3 days. The average price is $103.
Travellers looking for five-star luxury in Palawan would be wise to explore some of the smaller islands in the archipelago, like Busuanga Island and Coron Island. On Busuanga Island, you’ll find the five-star Busuanga Bay Lodge, which features beautiful pools, a private beach, a spa and wellness centre and more. On Coron Island, you can enjoy your own private beach and other five-star features at Two Seasons Coron Island Resort & Spa.
Families can enjoy their pick of the islands in the Palawan archipelago, with family-friendly hotels and resorts found almost everywhere, from the bustling capital of Puerto Princesa to quieter islands like Coron. To be close to Honda Bay, Puerto Princesa City Baywalk and everything else Puerto Princesa has to offer, consider a hotel like Hue Hotels and Resorts Puerto Princesa. For a more secluded experience, look at resorts on some of the smaller islands, like Bacau Bay Resort Coron. Here, you’ll find a kids’ pool, child-friendly buffets and other great amenities for youngsters.
Dog owners will be thrilled to learn that there are pet-friendly hotels and resorts scattered all throughout the Palawan archipelago. For a secluded experience, consider a spot in the north of Palawan’s main island, like Harmony Healing Resort, or on one of the smaller islands, like Flower Island Resort on Butacan Island. For a unique experience, consider one of the spacious tents at Cabanas de Nacpan Camping Resort. Here, you’ll be in tropical surroundings, with beaches and waterfalls in easy reach and plenty of space on the property for your pup to run around.
Where to stay in Palawan?
Our map will help you find the perfect place to stay in Palawan by showing you the exact location of each hotel.