Sneak Peek: Pangulasian Island, El Nido, Philippines

  • Photo by elnidoresorts.com
    Spacious villas feature a contemporary Filipino design. Photo by elnidoresorts.com
  • Photo by elnidoresorts.com
    Calm, pristine blue waters around Pangulasian island are perfect for kayaking. Photo by elnidoresorts.com
  • Photo by elnidoresorts.com
    Pangulasian’s beach front has fine, white sand, perfect for leisurely walks or barefoot jogging along the shore. Photo by elnidoresorts.com
  • Photo by elnidoresorts.com
    The canopy villa balcony is oriented to maximize views of the sea and also has a day bed for lounging. Photo by elnidoresorts.com
  • Photo by elnidoresorts.com
  • Photo by elnidoresorts.com
  • Photo by elnidoresorts.com
  • Photo by elnidoresorts.com
  • Jenna Hockema

Pangulasian Island opened last month in Bacuit Bay, El Nido, making it the fourth El Nido Resorts property in the Philippines. The resort, accessible via daily flights from Manila, is situated in a marine protected area, flanked by limestone cliffs, a tropical forest, and pristine beaches. Pangulasian has a total of 42 accommodations, including eight Canopy Villas and 24 Beach Villas (from about $485 a night). The resort’s restaurant menu features organically grown vegetables from the property’s own garden, and the spa offers a variety of Asian and European treatments, including the traditional Filipino hilot massage. Additional activities include a gym, scuba diving, snorkeling, kayaking, and hiking. (+63.813.0000, www.elnidoresorts.com)

From Around the Web...
The James New York-NoMad
The hotel will feature 344 rooms and suites, a restaurant and bar, and more…
From cocktails to devilish accommodations, here’s how to do New Orleans in Robb Report style…
An undulating chapel, an industrial-style restaurant, and redesigned rooms bring the farm into the...
From Watergate to Citizenfour, these luxury hotels played host to major political scandals…
$13.9 million jet trip
The most expensive around-the-world private-jet trip offers much more than sightseeing…
Robb Report celebrates Presidents’ Day with a look at the world’s most extraordinary presidential...
1 Hotel South Beach in Miami
It’s VIP all the way for guests of 1 Hotel South Beach’s exclusive new Retreat Collection…
35th America's Cup at Rosewood Tucker’s Point
Resort guests will watch races aboard the Mariner III yacht, a 122-foot pleasure cruiser built in...
From FDR to JFK, these POTUS-approved hotels are perfect for a President’s Day weekend getaway…
Photo by Marina Mathews
Outdoor enthusiasts can heli-ski and mountain bike while preserving native species and sustainable...