El Nido's newest luxury resort opens

Posted at 10/18/2012 3:42 PM | Updated as of 10/18/2012 5:04 PM

MANILA, Philippines – A Taiwanese couple are the first guests of Pangulasian Island, the newly opened luxury resort in El Nido, Palawan.

According to a press statement released by El Nido Resorts, the unnamed couple arrived at Pangulasian Island last October 15 and stayed for two days. The rest of their eight-day stay was split between El Nido’s Lagen and Miniloc islands.

Staff members welcome their first guests, a Taiwanese couple, to Pangulasian Island. Photo: Handout

The newly opened Pangulasian Island resort features 42 deluxe villas, which share a kilometer-long beach, as well as a swimming pool, gym, spa, resort center, restaurant, library, boutique and conference room, among other facilities. Guests are also assisted by a personal butler.

El Nido Resorts described its newest destination as a mix of “contemporary Filipino and cutting edge ‘green’ design with luxurious amenities and impeccable and personalized service, which makes it the ultimate eco-luxury destination in the Philippines.”

Currently, El Nido Resorts maintains and operates four island resorts in El Nido and Taytay: Pangusalian, Lagen, Miniloc and Apulit.