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    Caalan Beach Resort

    Barangay Masagana, Taiyo Village, El Nido, Palawan Island 198273, Philippines
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
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          Reviewed 1 week ago

          If there is a rating higher than 5 'stars' I would give it to this place. This was a home away from home. We came here as a big group (2 families) and we never felt like we were visitors. The owner, Johnny, made sure...More

          1  Thank tei-ma-arts
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          We were staying at a nearby resort while our friends were staying here so we decided to move and what a great decision that was! The host was so incredibly helpful and accommodating, he helped us organised absolutely everything and gave us all the information...More

          2  Thank Naomi J
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          This place is great! I stayed here for a few nights last week and found everything about it amazing. John and his staff are great- very attentive and friendly. They helped us organise tours and gave us lots of helpful advice about what to do,...More

          1  Thank mfun88
          Reviewed 5 weeks ago

          First time in Palawan and the experience was more than I expected. The highlight of the trip, with the views and spectacular beaches and sites as a default, were the people. John, the owner in particular, was the best host i have ever met. You...More

          Thank veng2015
          Reviewed 15 May 2017

          We had the perfect stay. John and the rest of the team continuously went above and beyond for us. This was by far the best stay we had in the Philippines and the people really made it. They were so considerate and attentive during our...More

          2  Thank Nicolle M
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          • Beachfront
          • Restaurant
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
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          • US$40 - US$52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Family Rooms ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 12
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          • Palawan Province >
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          • El Nido
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Are there safes available i the accommodation as don't want to be taking cash phones etc is we are kayaking or diving
          14 December 2016|
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          Response from Caalan B | Property representative |
          Yes, there are safety boxes in each room where you can store valuables! Each one comes with a lock that you can use to secure your belongings.
          (1) everyone says rooms are functional but basic - do they have there own kitchens with things like fridge etc or is it eat out for 2 weeks (2) not to bothered about bugs to much -BUT what are the biting flies like - any times to avoid and is there any need for repelants etc if so what works (3) Are the local bars reasonably priced (4) last for now is the nice warm sea safe for swimming ? as this is totally different from my usual volcanic lanzarote holidays i will have more questions for you all
          19 October 2016|
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          Response from Elisabetta P | Reviewed this property |
          Hi, i seem to remember John (the owner) saying we could use the kitchen but i might be wrong so check with him directly in advance. Also, you want to stay 2 weeks in Caalan?!?! There is no swimming in the vicinity, as the... More
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          "The seaside cottages are just perfect especially if you're a fan of the sunset."
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