Miniloc Island Resort in El Nido, Northern Palawan, is the perfect holiday destination for the young and young at heart in search of a fun and vibrant holiday. The resort is tucked in a beautiful cove with a backdrop of sheer limestone cliffs. Reminiscent of a coastal village, Miniloc Island Resort’s quaint charm is enhanced by its crystal clear waters teeming with vibrant marine life. At its very doorstep, the long dock where guests are welcomed, guests can snorkel alongside 1.5meter jacks and hundreds of sergeant majors, damsel fish, fusiliers, and other multi-colored tropical fish.
Featuring cottages on stilts with thatched roofs and built with local timber, Miniloc Island Resort’s rooms all boast verandas with impressive views of the tranquil cove’s natural surroundings. All the resort’s rooms are air-conditioned and come with bathroom and shower, minibar and free toiletries.
Miniloc Island Resort offers 50 accommodations with a rustic and native design. It offers al fresco dining at the Clubhouse restaurant and has a beach bar. Recreational facilities include a massage cabana and a marine sports center. There is a boutique, game area, a Kids Activity Center, and a conference room that can accommodate up to 40 persons theatre-style. Complimentary wi-fi connection is available at the Clubhouse.
Miniloc Island Resort is a gateway to popular activity sites. With its convenient location, it is a welcoming and charming hideaway, allowing for numerous recreational activities and friendly interaction between guests and staff.
Facing the island’s pristine beach, each of the 12 duplex rooms has 30 sq m of space and can accommodate three people.
These 10 eco-friendly rooms feature solar-powered lights and fans. With magnificent views of Bacuit Bay, the 44 sq m rooms are built for two people.
The Garden Cottages are surrounded by tropical plants and just a stone´s throw from the beach. Each Garden Cottage has a floor area of 27sqm and can accomodate up to three persons.
With its tranquil lagoon and steep cliffs, Miniloc Island Resort is located in El Nido on Palawan. This luxury resort’s pristine waters teem with tropical fish, inviting exploration, which the resort’s marine centre is happy to accommodate. As well as Miniloc Island Resort’s 20 diving sites, it also offers guests the chance to take in the local wildlife on guided eco-tours and cruises.
The resort’s wooden, thatched cottages on stilts offer privacy and comfort and all rooms feature private balconies and verandas with spectacular views of the natural surroundings. Each cottage is air conditioned and equipped with modern amenities.
Open air dining is available at the Clubhouse restaurant, which uses organic produce from the resort’s garden. Beach dinners are also available, as are other dining opportunities on nearby islands.
El Nido Resorts’ Eco-Discovery island resort, Miniloc, offers guests with a back-to-basics Filipino coastal village vibe with rustic or native design. In Miniloc, guests can swim with the 1.5-meter jack fish and get up close and personal with a variety of marine species just at its house reef. Miniloc Island is also a gateway to discover and explore the popular attractions around Bacuit Bay, such as the Big and Small Lagoons and Snake Island.
AirSwift is located at Manila Domestic Airport Terminal 4, Andrews Ave, Pasay, 1300 Metro Manila
Airswift offers daily flights from Manila to El Nido, Palawan. Travel time is approximately 55 minutes using a 48-seater ATR aircraft. Upon arrival at Lio airport in El Nido, guests will be welcomed by the resort’s airport representative and will be guided to the Terminal Exit. There will be a 10 to 15-minute club car ride to the El Nido Resorts Jetty Lounge followed by a 30 to 45 minute boat ride to Miniloc Island depending on tide and weather conditions.
Boat schedules for Miniloc Island Guests are as follows:
From Lio Airport to the Miniloc Island: 8:45AM, 11:40AM, 12:45PM, 3:45PM (Afternoon Flight)
Boat transfer schedules are subject to change without prior notice.
From Miniloc Island to the Lio airport: 6:00AM, 9:30AM (Morning Flight) 1:30PM and 2:30PM (Afternoon Flight)
Please contact Miniloc Island at +63 (02) 902 5985 or +63 (917) 843 7819 at least (2) days from your arrival date for final confirmation of the jump off point to the resort.
For your boat transfer schedule to Miniloc Island, kindly email your reservations agent or call them at +63 (02) 902 5934 at least (2) days from your arrival date for final confirmation.
From Puerto Princesa, Palawan to El Nido, Palawan:
El Nido is also accessible by land from Puerto Princesa City, Palawan. It takes approximately 6-hours to travel by land from Puerto Princesa City to El Nido, Palawan.
For AirSWIFT passengers and guests staying near Lio Airport, club car transfers are located beside the Lio Airport Terminal Exit.
For guests staying in El Nido Town and Corong-Corong, transfers are available at the Lio Tourism Estate, El Nido Resorts’ Jetty Lounge. Guests must present their El Nido Resorts’ Room Vouchers to Estate Security to access the Jetty Lounge. Cut-off time for special arrangements is 1 hour before scheduled departure of the resorts’ complimentary boat transfers.