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Top El Nido Family-Friendly Hotels

Pangulasian Island Resort
Great for families
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4.8/5Exceptional! (83 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, on the beach, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry facilities
The only place to stay in El Nido

"If you wrote down a list of exactly what you were looking for in a hotel/resort in El Nido, Pangulasian ticks all the boxes. The key thing that makes all the difference is its proximity to the main attractions, Big Lagoon, Small Lagoon, etc. So when I left the resort in a speed boat at 7am, the tourists ..."…"

Reviewed on 7 Mar 2020

Pangulasian Island Resort
Cauayan Island Resort
Great for families
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4.6/5Exceptional! (126 reviews)
Families like: on the beach, free airport shuttle, laundry
Highly recommend

"This is hands down the nicest place I've ever stayed. Everything is clean and well-maintained, and the staff goes above and beyond. Extremely friendly and helpful, adding another level of amazing to the already incredible setting."…"

Reviewed on 6 Mar 2020

Cauayan Island Resort
Miniloc Island Resort
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
Miniloc Island, El Nido, Palawan
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4.5/5Wonderful! (109 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, games room, babysitting, on the beach
Travellers say...

"Quiet hotel, it offers excellent tours to nearby islands, good filipino food"…"

Reviewed on 7 Feb 2020

Miniloc Island Resort
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Lagen Island Resort
Great for families
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4.4/5Wonderful! (108 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, games room, babysitting, on the beach
Travellers say...

"From start to finish my honeymoon here was amazing! You receive a welcome song and a good-bye song when you go. Staff are very friendly, always smiling, and accommodating. The scenery is breathtaking and waters are pristine. The area is private so its a romantic spot. The manager, Sanders, prepared ..."…"

Reviewed on 12 Dec 2019

Lagen Island Resort
Matinloc Resort
Great for families
4.5 out of 5
Matinloc Island, El Nido, Palawan
The price is £370 per night from 6 Mar to 7 Mar
4.3/5Excellent! (208 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, on the beach, free breakfast for the whole family, free airport shuttle
Travellers say...

"What we LIKED about Matinloc resort (1) the seclusion - you're away from the hustle and bustle of El Nido Town and are pretty much in your own private paradise; (2) the beach is really nice with white sand and clear waters - though the days we were there the winds were pretty rough creating a lot ..."…"

Reviewed on 7 Mar 2020

Matinloc Resort
Cadlao Resort & Restaurant
Great for families
3 out of 5
Caalan, Barangay Masagana, El Nido, Palawan
The price is £58 per night from 5 Mar to 6 Mar
4.3/5Excellent! (399 reviews)
Families like: kids' swimming pool, babysitting, near the beach, laundry facilities
Travellers say...

"The staff was incredibly helpful during our stay. Everyone was nice and courteous the entire time. One staff member in particular allowed us to use her personal phone for 4 hours, as we were having flight related issues and couldn’t use our phones to contact them. The room and facilities are nice, ..."…"

Reviewed on 19 Mar 2020

Cadlao Resort & Restaurant
Casa Kalaw
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
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4.2/5Excellent! (67 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, near the beach, free airport shuttle, laundry facilities
Travellers say...

"Excellent place overall — great quiet location on Lio Beach. Loved it!"…"

Reviewed on 10 Mar 2020

Casa Kalaw
Tapik Beach Park Guest House
Great for families
2 out of 5
Brgy. Sibaltan, El Nido, Palawan
The price is £26 per night from 28 Feb to 1 Mar
4/5Very Good! (18 reviews)
Families like: on the beach, laundry
Travellers say...

"The beach is not great for swimming. It's not your postcard version of a Philippines beach. Still a great place to chill."…"

Reviewed on 3 Dec 2018

Tapik Beach Park Guest House
El Nido Cove Resort
Great for families
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3.9/5Good! (117 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, on the beach, free breakfast for the whole family, free airport shuttle
Travellers say...

"Clean. Good and attentive staff. Delicious foods. Has pool."…"

Reviewed on 29 Feb 2020

El Nido Cove Resort
Buena's Haven Travelodge
Great for families
The price is £47 per night from 22 Mar to 23 Mar
3.8/5Good! (78 reviews)
Families like: near the beach, extra beds/cots, laundry
Travellers say...

"Location staff cleanliness and friendly and very close to everything and very helpful. Staff"…"

Reviewed on 16 May 2019

Buena's Haven Travelodge
Suites By Eco Hotel El Nido
The price is £164 per night from 28 Feb to 1 Mar
3.6/5Good! (24 reviews)
Very good location

"Very good location with access to the beach and many restaurants nearby."…"

Reviewed on 11 Jan 2020

Suites By Eco Hotel El Nido
La Salangane Caalan Beach Villa
Great for families
The price is £36 per night from 5 Mar to 6 Mar
3.5/5Good! (52 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, on the beach, extra beds/cots, laundry
Travellers say...

"Beach front. Homey ambiance."…"

Reviewed on 1 Mar 2020

La Salangane Caalan Beach Villa
Doublegem Beach Resort and Hotel
Great for families
The price is £50 per night from 5 Mar to 6 Mar
3.2/5 (172 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, playground, on the beach
Ups and downs of DoubleGem

"An amazing place that's right on the ocean. The staff is super friendly and remembers everything about you and your preferences. It truly goes above and beyond with service and food. The views are spectacular, especially the sunsets. Their breakfast only included 2 people and charged an additional ..."…"

Reviewed on 15 Mar 2020

Doublegem Beach Resort and Hotel
Four Seasons Seaview Hotel
Great for families
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3.2/5 (33 reviews)
Families like: kids' swimming pool, on the beach, extra beds/cots, free breakfast for the whole family
Travellers say...

"Swimming pool is great! But the water coming out from the faucet is dirty . Food served are very limited and sometimes served the wrong order."…"

Reviewed on 24 Dec 2019

Four Seasons Seaview Hotel
Isla Expeditions
Great for families
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3/5 (2 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, babysitting, on the beach, free breakfast for the whole family
Travellers say...

"Absolutely beautiful nature. Recommended for someone who wanted to relax. Reminder this is not a hotel I call it a Luxury camping."…"

Reviewed on 12 Jan 2016

Isla Expeditions
Novie's Tourist Inn
Great for families
The price is £43 per night from 28 Feb to 1 Mar
3/5 (67 reviews)
Families like: near the beach, laundry
Good staff and cold showers

"Overall stay was decent. The staff was helpful and tentative. However, the hardware of the place was sufficient at best... The room itself was spacious, but warm water wasn't available through the showers so get ready to take a cold one after returning from breezy late-night scooter rides home."…"

Reviewed on 4 May 2018

Novie's Tourist Inn
Lally and Abet Beach Resort
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
Hama Street, Baranggay Masagana, El Nido
The price is £50 per night from 2 Mar to 3 Mar
2.7/5 (29 reviews)
Families like: on the beach, bike rentals, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
budget minus stay...

"המקום טיפה מרוחק מהמרכז כי הוא נמצא בקצה של הכביש הראשי. בכניסה יש הרבה נהגים לא נעימים ואם הייתי שם לבד הייתי מרגישה ממש לא בנוח. המקום עצמו נראה בסדר מבחוץ אבל המזגן בחדר עושה רעשים כמו מנועה של מטוס והצוות היה רדום,"…"

Reviewed on 6 May 2019

Lally and Abet Beach Resort
Dormitels.ph El Nido
The price is £37 per night from 28 Feb to 1 Mar
2.6/5 (47 reviews)

"A lot of mosquitos"…"

Reviewed on 10 Aug 2017

Dormitels.ph El Nido
A Place to Remember
Great for families
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2.4/5 (28 reviews)
Families like: babysitting, near the beach, free breakfast for the whole family, free airport shuttle
What a mess...

"I will not recommend A Place to Remember, El Nido to anyone because of our experience. The room for 4 has no space for you to move around the room. The bed was clean and comfy, but the tv was not working and the staff made it work for us, the electrical sucket in the Wall was falling apart, the bathroom ..."…"

Reviewed on 17 Feb 2020

A Place to Remember
Shipwrecked Pension
Great for families
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1.8/5 (10 reviews)
Families like: near the beach, laundry
dark dirty terrible water and plumbing

"pros: very friendly staff cons: dirty yellowish brownish bedsheets egg-smelling water easily clogged toilet half clogged sink half clogged shower drain flies and mosquitos awful wifi"…"

Reviewed on 19 Feb 2018

Shipwrecked Pension
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Where should we stay in El Nido?

The destination of El Nido is a great choice if you've been thinking about a holiday with your children. The cycling trails, snorkelling spots and boating are just some of the things that make this an interesting destination for family trips. When you're thinking about where to stay in El Nido, you might want to consider one of the 26 family-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation here.

Holidaying families have positive things to say about these places to stay:

Cadlao Resort & Restaurant: Offers an outdoor pool, a restaurant and free breakfast. Guests like the central location and breakfast options at this 3-star resort.

Isla Expeditions – Features free breakfast, babysitting services and a BBQ. This campsite is rated 3 stars.

When should we visit El Nido?

You're probably hoping for good weather for your family trip. You can use these tips to decide when to pack up the children and head to El Nido.

  • Hottest months: April, May, June and March, with an average temperature of 34°F
  • Coldest months: February, January, March and December, with an average temperature of 21°F
  • Driest months: February, April, March and January, with an average rainfall of 0.75 inches
  • Rainiest months: July, August, September and October, with an average rainfall of 12.75 inches

What should we see and do in El Nido?

While you are visiting El Nido, you and the family may want to explore some interesting spots such as El Nido Dock, El Nido Public Market and Miniloc Island Dock. Make sure that you have lots of time for activities such as Lagen Island Dock and Pangulasian Island Dock.

El Nido is also known for the:
  • Snorkelling
  • Boating
  • Kayaking
  • Tours
  • Beaches
  • Diving
  • Camping
  • Cycling

Frequently asked questions

What's El Nido like for family-friendly holidays?
The destination of El Nido is a great choice if you’ve been thinking about a holiday with your children. The cycling trails, snorkelling spots and boating are just some of the things that make this the perfect spot for family trips.
What's the best hotel for a family holiday to El Nido?
Doublegem Beach Resort and Hotel is a top 3-star resort on Expedia for families, and features an outdoor pool and a restaurant. Other good options for your child-friendly holiday include Matinloc Resort and Lagen Island Resort.
How many hotels that welcome families are there in El Nido?
Expedia has 23 hotels in El Nido that are perfect for families.
What's the weather like in El Nido?
The hottest months are usually April and May, with an average temperature of 28°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 26°C. The rainiest months in El Nido are July, August, September and June, with each month seeing an average of 365 inches of rainfall.
What's there to see and do with your family in El Nido?
While you and your family are visiting El Nido, you may want to explore some child-friendly attractions such as El Nido Dock, El Nido Public Market and Miniloc Island Dock. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in the area’s activities such as Nacpan Beach, El Nido Main Beach and Caalan Beach.

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