Best Places for Backpackers in El Nido, Philippines.

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The best backpackers destinations & accommodation in El Nido, Philippines.

Top 17 hostels in El Nido, Philippines.

These are the 17 most awesome hostels and budget places to stay in El Nido, Philippines.

1
Spin Designer Hostel

93 /100

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Spin Designer Hostel

Spin Designer Hostel is your ideal base when exploring northern Palawan. Aside from our handsomely designed facilities and well-thought of spaces, we have free WiFi, brekky, tour arrangements and lots of open spaces to congregate and meet fellow travelers. We also have 24 hour standby power,...
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Outpost Beach Hostel

92 /100

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Outpost Beach Hostel

Mabuhay Outpost Fam! Before you book your stay with us, please take a moment to read our property description. Very important information is disclosed below! If you are arriving after 7PM, please notify us ahead of time, we cannot guarantee your bed if you do ¬ we are directly on Corong-Coron...
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3
Mad Monkey Nacpan Beach

90 /100

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Mad Monkey Nacpan Beach

Mad Monkey has arrived in Palawan. Located 30 minutes North of El Nido town, it’s Island Vibes galore in our all-native Hostel, Bar and Restaurant situated right in the middle of Nacpan’s secluded 3.5km long sandy shoreline. Rated by TripAdvisor as a Top 10 Beach in the World - 2016, you only have t...
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4
Erlittop Garden

86 /100

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Erlittop Garden

**********PLEASE NOTE WE ARE ONE HOUR AWAY FROM EL NIDO TOWN*********** Erlittop Garden opened in December 2016 to offer travellers a relaxing experience in Sibaltan, a hidden fishing village in Northern Palawan. Run by a local Cuyonon family, it offers accommodation in bamboo huts with beautiful v...
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5
Where 2 Next - Nacpan

84 /100

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Where 2 Next - Nacpan

Where 2 Next - El Nido offers you the perfect spot to rest your livers from all the partying you have done on your travels. However, we do sell alcohol if you feel the need to quench your thirst. You will feel the authentic village lifestyle whilst enjoying some modern amenities. Detox and r...
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6
Our Melting Pot - El Nido

81 /100

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Our Melting Pot - El Nido

At last, a place for backpackers to meet fellow backpackers in El Nido – a touted paradise in Northern Palawan. We designed OMP with your needs in mind even as we commit to provide value accommodation against the usual challenges of emerging destinations: limited Internet connectivity, rationed e...
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7
Dandal Bay View

78 /100

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Dandal Bay View

Don't you like crowded places? You love beautiful beaches? Then Dandal bay view is something for you! We have beachfront rooms with fan or aircon. The rooms are perfect for 1,2,3 or 4 people and have private badrooms. We ask 1200P for the room (for 2 person). If you wanne came with 3 or 4 we ch...
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8
Austria

74 /100

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Austria's Guesthouse and Restaurant

The Hostel has souvenir centers, convenient stores, tour booking office, tattoo and Massage shop. Austria’s Guesthouse provides 16 guestrooms with Air-conditioned Dorm for both males and females with safety lockers, 4 independent rooms for regular travelers, 4 double rooms with shared bathroom and 4...
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9
Hakuna Matata - El Nido

73 /100

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Hakuna Matata - El Nido

Hakuna Matata! We live by this Swahili phrase which means 'no worries'' and take the same approach to our family-run hostel - a bamboo-clad home converted to accommodate budget travelers on look-out for a local experience. Our rooms are basic and small but we keep it clean and comfortable in the bes...
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10
Amos Hostel El Nido

67 /100

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Amos Hostel El Nido

One of the most reasonably priced hostel in El Nido. Amos Hostel is conveniently located right on the main road within few meters from the public market, bus terminal and the only mall in town. Night spots, shops and public beaches are close by that can be reached within 2-5 minutes by public transp...
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11
Bunakids Lodge

66 /100

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Bunakids Lodge

located at town proper, the lodge is a 3 mins walk to the shore, nearest to terminals, market, restaurants & shops & along the main road . A beautiful cliff is right at the back of the lodge that provides nice view and cool air at late afternoon till night. The lodge offers airconditioned/fan ro...
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12
Mina Grande Beach Cottages

60 /100

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Mina Grande Beach Cottages

Guests can choose from different rooms and cottages, all of which emanate an atmosphere of total peace and harmony. The hostel offers fantastic beachfront scenery, including refreshing garden lobby to relax and meet other travelers to help you unwind after an action-packed day in the city. Mina Gran...
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13
Island Hop Nido Hostel

57 /100

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Island Hop Nido Hostel

Island Hop Nido Hostel started from a dream of bringing comfort to more tourists and travelers with nicer and more advanced facilities. It is inspired by a simple ancestral house that we turned into Manny’s Guesthouse in Puerto Princesa in the year 2009. Carmela and I became known to tourists and tr...
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14
At The Moment Hostel

47 /100

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At The Moment Hostel

A place for backpackers to have a fun-filled experience in El Nido. ATM Hostel is committed to provide value accommodation, action packed activities and cozy-homey ambiance that will surely make your stay unforgettable. Equipped with common areas on our roof top so everyone can meet and greet ea...
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15
Kame House Backpackers

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Kame House Backpackers

Kame House Backpackers is located at Corong Corong taking five minutes tricycle ride from El Nido City center and from the beautiful beach of Las Cabañas. The nearest beach is at 200 meters, where you can start the different tours that the island offers. There's eight and six beds dorm and one p...
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16
Plumeria Glamping

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Plumeria Glamping

Plumeria Glamping Unplug completely and relax your days away at our beachfront escape. Sleep out in the open, under a sky full of stars miles away from the nearest city. Why sleep at a 5-star resort, when you can sleep under a million stars! Need space and time to recharge your batteries, writ...
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Tapik Beach Park Guest House

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Tapik Beach Park Guest House

Tapik Beach Park is a place not for an average traveler. We are situated in a lazy fishing village off the beaten path in Eastern El Nido, Philippines. Getting here might need some extra efforts but can be worth the experience itself. This is a special place for open-minded people looking for som...
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