Lagen Island Resort

El Nido, Palawan

About Lagen Island Resort

Nestled between a lush four-hectare forest and a calm, shallow lagoon, Lagen Island in El Nido, Northern Palawan, is an ideal destination for those seeking a relaxing holiday in a private and tranquil island.
The resort offers a magnificent view of Bacuit Bay and the El Nido sunset.
The surrounding forest and the breathtaking limestone cliffs are natural attractions that also serve as a sanctuary for a diverse variety of birds and mammals. Here, guests can observe and delight in wildlife flourishing in their natural habitat.

Lagen Island Resort Rooms

With the emphasis on peace and tranquility, all of Lagen Island Resort’s rooms are located in quiet areas and feature private verandas. The elegant, charming cottages built with timber reclaimed from traditional Filipino houses.

Lagen Island offers 50 modern accommodations that exude an air of subdued elegance. It has an air-conditioned restaurant and a poolside bar.
Recreational facilities include a swimming pool, spa suite, massage cabana, and a marine sports center.

There is a boutique, game area, library, a garden chapel for intimate weddings, and a conference room that can accommodate up to 70 persons theatre-style. Complimentary wi-fi connection is available at the Clubhouse.

Forest Room

Located where Lagen’s lush forest starts, the Forest Rooms are built adjacent each other on 2 complexes that offer upper and lower accommodations.

Water Cottage

These cottages are individually built on stilts which are connected by a boardwalk. Each Water Cottage has a total area of 53sqm.

Beachfront Cottage

The Beachfront Cottages are located at the waterfront offering one of the best views of the cove and the famous El Nido sunset. Each cottage has a total area of 53sqm. It provides convenient access to the swimming pool and the clubhouse.

Set between a tropical forest and a tranquil lagoon, Lagen Island Resort is a luxury resort in El Nido on the island of Palawan. The resort’s comfortable timber cottages built on stilts all have verandas with spectacular views. Featuring a marine sports centre with a range of water pursuits, a spa and swimming pool, Lagen Island Resort is the ideal location to recharge one’s batteries.

Boasting four hectares of forest and imposing limestone cliffs, El Nido island also offers guests the chance to marvel at the local wildlife, and the resort organises eco trips and bird watching tours as well as snorkelling and kayaking to explore its caves and marine treasures.

Meanwhile, the resort’s Clubhouse restaurant offers both local and international cuisine made with organically grown produce. Naturally in such a romantic setting, private meals can be arranged in the Garden Chapel or in any one of El Nido’s nearby island resorts.

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Gallery of Lagen Island Resort


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Need to know…

Nestled between a lush four-hectare forest and a calm, shallow lagoon, Lagen Island, El Nido Resorts’ Eco-Sanctuary island resort, has the densest forest over limestone out of the 45 islands and islets of Bacuit Bay.

Lagen Island serves as a sanctuary for a diverse variety of birds and mammals. Observe and delight in different endemic species flourishing in their natural habitat. Hike through Lagen’s forest trail which leads to a rewarding view of one of the coves on the other side of the island.

Getting there…

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 30-45-minute boat ride to Lagen Island depending on tide and weather conditions.

Please see Airswift’s flight schedule here

Boat schedules for Lagen Island Guests are as follows:
From Lio Airport to the Lagen Island: 8:45AM, 11:40AM, 12:45PM, 3:45PM (Afternoon Flight).
Boat transfer schedules are subject to change without prior notice.
From Lagen Island to the Lio airport: 6:00AM, 9:15AM (Morning Flight) 1:30PM and 2:30PM (Afternoon Flight)

Please contact Lagen 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 Lagen 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.