Set in a beautiful cove at the base of high and craggy limestone escarpments Lagen Island Resort is a stunning Eco-Sanctuary and luxury destination. Facing crystal clear waters of the tranquil shallow lagoon on one side and backed by a lush primary forest the resort is a perfect escape for nature lovers seeking peace and relaxation.
The expansive grounds cover more than 4 hectares of land and the private island is home to a huge range of flora and fauna including many endemic Palawan species. Staying at Lagen Island provides a rare opportunity for fascinating wildlife observations and sightings. The forest trail that leads over the island to a tiny and hidden cove is ideal for bird-watching as the island is home to an unusually high diversity of bird species.
The waters around the island comprise of marine sanctuaries that house beautiful corals and a myriad of fish species. The shallow waters here and warm sunny days make this a great destination for snorkelers and divers alike.
Lagen Island has 51 large rooms and suites that incorporate recycled wood from old Filipino homes to evoke charm and quiet luxury. Designed for maximum tranquility and calm all rooms feature full-height sliding glass doors that open to a private veranda. Forest Rooms are located at the fringe of the forest, Water Cottages are built on stilts above the water and Beachfront Cottages offer a panoramic view of the cove.
Buffet and à la carte meals are served at the air-conditioned clubhouse and further refreshments are available at the poolside bar. Picnic lunches, private dinners and romantic private meals on hideaway beaches can all be arranged.
A host of water and land based adventures are provided as part of guests stay and led by experienced guides and leaders these include kayaking, snorkeling, island hopping, light hiking, mangrove exploration and paddle boarding. A range of fun sports based activities are also available for all guests.
The large swimming pool overlooking the lagoon is the centerpiece of the resort and an ideal location for end of the day cocktails.
Lagen Island, Bacuit Bay, El Nido, Palawan
Lagen Island is located towards the South of the beautiful Bacuit Bay at El Nido. Guests fly with Air Swift from Manila to El Nido Airport then take a 45 minute resort private boat transfer to Lagen Island. Alternately guests can take a road transfer from Puerto Princesa to El Nido a journey time of approximately 6 hours and then transfer by boat to the island.
Lagen Island Resort offers 51 large, spacious rooms and cottages. All room categories have Cable TV, CD player with iPod dock, telephones and full amenities.
∙ Forest Room (20)
∙ Beachfront Cottage (9)
∙ Water Cottage (18)
∙ Forest Suite (4)
Restaurants & Bars
∙ Clubhouse Restaurant – International
∙ Poolside Bar – Snacks and Beverages
∙ Spa and Wellness: El Nido Spa
∙ Swimming Pool
∙ PADI Dive Center
∙ Marine Sports Center
∙ Full range of complimentary activities including Island hopping, kayaking, Lagoons tour, snorkeling, stand-up paddle board and Beach club.
∙ Kids Activity Center
∙ Conference and Banqueting facilities