Puerto Princesa is all about pristine beaches made of fine white sand and the tranquil turquoise seas. Puerto Princesa is also about nature and other natural wonders. With ecotourism booming in the capital city of Palawan, it is no surprise that Puerto Princesa resorts are also booming and have taken hospitality to a higher level.
Daluyon Beach and Mountain Resort
Found on Sabang Beach, Daluyon Beach and Mountain Resort does not just have the advantage of looking out to the beautiful Puerto Princesa sea, it is also walking distance from one Mother Nature’s wonders, the Underground River. Declared a national park, this Puerto Princesa resort offers tour packages to the Underground River where one can view the amazing limestone caves and navigate the river. The Daluyon Beach and Mountain Resort also offers island hopping and several water sports such as diving, snorkeling, kayaking and banana boot rides. The swimming pool at the Daluyon Beach and Mountain Resort is big enough to accommodate several individuals doing laps and it is surrounded by lush gardens that are well maintained.
The rooms at the Daluyon Beach and Mountain Resort all have air conditioning, generator on standby, LCD television with cable, DVD player and free WIFI. The 16 rooms of Daluyon Beach and Mountain Resort look out to the beach and one has the option of watching the sunrise or sunset at the verandah of this Puerto Princesa resort.
If something right in the bustling city is what one is after, the Kawayanan Resort offers a secluded getaway that is near all modern conveniences and the commercial district. This Puerto Princesa resort does not look out to the beach but because it is nestled on a hilltop, the view is just amazing. The Kawayanan Resort has a very big pool in the middle of its grounds and children can also enjoy swimming here. Nipa huts surround the pool and the landscape is just picturesque.
The rooms at the Kawayanan Resort are fully air conditioned, made entirely out of bamboo and the family room even has a receiving area. Each room at this Puerto Princesa resort looks out to the swimming pool, has cable television, hot and cold shower and a small verandah. Kawayanan Resort’s restaurant is a short distance from it and this is a good spot to indulge in Filipino dishes and grilled seafood. One can opt to dine at the main restaurant or have food brought to one of the nipa huts outside for a romantic evening under the stars. Room rates at the Kawayanan Resort start at Pgp 1,500 per night, making it a very affordable Puerto Princesa resort.