Featuring free WiFi and a spa center, Matinloc Resort offers accommodations in El Nido, 2.6 mi from Big Lagoon El Nido. The resort has a private beach area and water sports facilities.

Each room at this resort is air conditioned and has a flat-screen TV. Certain units have views of the sea or garden. Rooms include a private bathroom. Extras include bathrobes, slippers and free toiletries.

You will find a 24-hour front desk at the property. Other facilities include an infinity pool and library. You can play table tennis at this resort, and enjoy complimentary snorkeling and kayaking. The resort also offers boat hire to explore nearby islands.

Matinloc Shrine is 2 mi from Matinloc Resort, while Small Lagoon El Nido is 2.4 mi away.

Guests can enjoy buffet and a la carte meals at the in house restaurant, while room service is also available.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

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Buffet

Activities:

Fitness center

Fishing

Game room

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Beach Front Villa with Panoramic Ocean View
  • Bedroom 1: 1 king bed
  • Living room: 1 sofa bed
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Mountain Villa with Ocean view
  • Bedroom 1: 1 king bed
  • Living room: 1 sofa bed
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Mountain Villa with Tropical Jungle View
  • Bedroom 1: 1 king bed
  • Living room: 1 sofa bed
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VIP Villa with Panoramic Ocean View
  • Bedroom 1: 1 king bed
  • Living room: 1 sofa bed
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Max adults: 4. Max children: 2
Junior Family Suite with Balcony
  • Bedroom 1: 1 king bed
  • Bedroom 2: 2 full beds
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Family Suite with Partial Ocean View
  • Bedroom 1: 1 king bed
  • Bedroom 2: 1 full bed
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Family Villa with Panoramic Ocean View
  • Bedroom 1: 1 king bed
  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen bed
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  • The staff speaks English

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  • We are landing at the airport, how is to get to the resort? Do you guys provide shuttle and boat?

    GUEST FROM EL NIDO AIRPORT Airport to El Nido town shuttle service can be arranged with no additional charge. Please let us know should you require any assistance. Upon arrival at the airport, our representative will meet you at the parking area and assist in going to El Nido Beach Hotel with our van. From El Nido Beach Hotel, our free boat transfer from to Matinloc Resort will be provided for you.


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    Answered on October 20, 2019
  • When is the best time to visit your property for the perfect beach holiday?

    Hi, normally the best time to visit El Nido from January to April.


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    Answered on October 1, 2019
  • Does the resort offer offsite diving?

    Yes we do offer offsite dibving.


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    Asked about: Junior Suite with Matinloc Garden View • Answered on September 1, 2019
  • Are Island hopping tours included in the price?

    All island Hopping Tours packages like Matinloc, Lagoon, Cave and Cadlao tours have additional charges.


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    Answered on October 25, 2019
  • With the villas can an extra bed be put in and the sofa bed used as you have no 4 person availability and we are a family with two teenagers. Thanks

    We have available Mountain Villa Family that fits for 4person.


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    Answered on January 18, 2020
  • from Manila is there's a direct flight roundtrip and what specific place (El Nido or what)? If from El Nido airport how far to travel by land and do you have pcik up at the airport and how much?

    There is a direct flight from Manila to El Nido. Airline named Air-Swift El Nido Airport transfer is complimentary and it takes 20-25minutes going to our pick-up point which is El Nido Beach Hotel located in Cale Hama, Brgy. Masagana, El nido, Palawan..


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    Answered on December 17, 2019
  • How do we reach the resort? Do you have a service from the city center or the airport? If yes how much?

    Airport Pick up is Complimentary, Please let us know your time of Arrival as we dont have any shuttle standby at the airport.


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    Asked about: Family Suite with Partial Ocean View • Answered on February 1, 2021
  • May I know if your hotel is accredited by DOT already?

    Yes, We are accredited by the Department of Tourism and has Permit to Operate.


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    Answered on March 1, 2021
  • Is the rate inclusive of tours to the Big and Small Lagoons?

    Rate inclusions are: Roundtrip airport transfers (El Nido airport only) Roundtrip boat transfer (scheduled) Daily breakfast Free use of infinity pool, saltwater pool, kayak and snorkeling equipment, gym, mini library, board games, dartboard, table tennis and soccer table. Thank you


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    Asked about: Mountain Villa with Tropical Jungle View • Answered on November 19, 2019
  • I would like to know if you can have an extra bed for the family room because we are a total of 5 guests.

    May I know which room? Since all of our family rooms are good for 4 persons only, there will be an extra person charge for the 5th person of Php5,700/night for 11 years old and above and Php2,600/night for 7-10 years old. Thank you


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    Answered on November 19, 2019
  • Is your private beach next to the property or do I need to use a means of transportation to go there?

    Our private beach is located right in front of the property.


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    Answered on October 1, 2019
  • How to go to your resort from puerto princesa or from el nido town proper? Is there a boat that will take us there?

    GUEST FROM EL NIDO AIRPORT Airport to El Nido town shuttle service can be arranged with no additional charge. Please let us know should you require any assistance. Upon arrival at the airport, our representative will meet you at the parking area and assist in going to El Nido Beach Hotel with our van. From El Nido Beach Hotel, our free boat transfer from to Matinloc Resort will be provided for you. In case you will not require any airport pick-up, tricycles are available at the airport that can take you to El Nido Beach Hotel. + GUEST FROM PUERTO PRINCESA AIRPORT Private van transfer from Puerto Princesa City going to El Nido town takes approximately 5 to 6 hours via air-conditioned van. Please let us know should you need assistance on booking a van going to El Nido. Private van transfer costs Php7,000.00 one way. Pick-up will be at the airport upon arrival or in your hotel. The said amount shall be paid directly to the driver. Public van is also available at Php700.00 per person one way (sit-in couch shared with other guests yet not all are Resort’s guest). Pick-up will be at the airport upon arrival or in your hotel. The said amount shall be paid directly to the driver. Upon arrival at El Nido town, take a tricycle and proceed to El Nido Beach Hotel. Our resort tour guide and front desk staff will welcome and assist you to our free boat transfer going to Matinloc Resort. (Public Van Transfer Availability will depend on your pick up location) PRIVATE & PUBLIC VAN TRANSFER FROM PUERTO PRINCESA IS A 3RD PARTY PARTNER OF MATINLOC RESORT.


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    Answered on October 20, 2019
  • Hi, I'm looking at booking reservation here. I will be driving to El Nido. Will I be able to leave my hired car anywhere while I stay? And also, do we receive complimentary boat transfer to island?

    If you have your own car to El nido, you may let us know ahead of time, we have a place for parking until only the duration of your stay in Matinloc Resort. Scheduled Boat transfer going to Matinloc Resort is complimentary . Arrival: 8AM, 11:30AM, 2:30PM, 5PM Departure: 5:30AM, 9:30AM, 1PM Boat transfer is FREE upon arrival and departure only. The estimated time of boat travel from El Nido Beach Hotel to Matinloc Resort is approximately 40-45 minutes. Beyond 5:30 pm, boats are no longer allowed by the Coast Guard for safety reasons. Guests should inform the hotel their preferred boat schedule PRIOR to arrival.


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    Answered on December 17, 2019
  • Hi I want to know what’s the way of transportation available to reach the hotel I’m from Saudi and I’m planning to visit Philippine in April.

    You can fly from Manila to El Nido, Palawan via Airswift Airline. From El nido we can pick you up by Van to El Nido Port, and to El Nido Port you will ride a Boat to Matinloc Resort.


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    Answered on February 1, 2021
  • Is it possible to be 2 adults and 1 teenager in a Villa with beachfront or sea view

    yes its possible however 3rd person cost extra charge


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    Answered on January 18, 2020
  • Hi what are the requirements to travel ? Is alcohol allowed in the resort ?

    NEW NORMAL REQUIREMENTS + RT-PCR Negative Result + QR-CODED Tourist ID (QT-ID) from El Nido Tourism + Health Declaration Form + Valid Identification Card We dont serve nor sell alcohol but you can bring without any corkage fee.


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Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Matinloc Shrine
    2 miles
  • Small Lagoon El Nido
    2.3 miles
  • Big Lagoon El Nido
    2.6 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Ocean/Sea Samll Lagoon
    2.3 miles
  • Ocean/Sea Big Lagoon
    2.4 miles
  • Ocean/Sea Secret Lagoon
    3.2 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Hidden Beach
    5,100 feet
  • Ipil Beach 1
    6 miles
  • Ipil Beach 2
    6 miles
  • Seven Commandos Beach
    6 miles
  • Paradise Beach
    6 miles
Closest Airports
  • El Nido Airport
    8.4 miles
  • San Vicente Airport
    45.3 miles
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1 Restaurant On Site

    La Playa Fresco

    Food: Italian, Asian, International

    Open for: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, High tea

Resort Facilities at Matinloc Resort
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun deck
  • Private beach area
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Activities
  • Beach
  • Water sports facilities on site
  • Snorkeling
  • Hiking
  • Canoeing
  • Library
  • Darts
  • Ping-pong
  • Game room
  • Fishing Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Chocolate/Cookies Additional charge
  • Fruit
  • Bottle of water
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Transportation
  • Airport drop-off
  • Airport pickup
  • Public transit tickets Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Business center
Safety & security
  • Safe
General
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Airport shuttle (free)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Car rental
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
2 swimming pools
Pool 1 – outdoor Free!
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Saltwater pool
Pool 2 – outdoor Free!
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Infinity pool
  • Pool with view
Spa
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
  • Spa facilities
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Spa Additional charge
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Filipino
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House rules Matinloc Resort takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 3:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

Until 12:00 PM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 6 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 10 years
Extra bed by request
₱ 2,600 per child, per night
11+ years
Extra bed by request
₱ 5,700 per person, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

The maximum number of extra beds allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Payments by Booking.com

Booking.com takes your payment on behalf of the property for this reservation. During your stay, you can pay for any extras using Maestro, ​Mastercard, ​Visa, ​UnionPay credit card, ​UnionPay debit card, ​JCB and American Express .

The fine print

One child between 7 to 10 years old is charged differently per night for extra bed. Please contact the property directly for more information.

Please also note that the property follows a strict boat schedule, kindly contact the property directly for further details and arrangements.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Please inform Matinloc Resort of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about Matinloc Resort

  • Matinloc Resort is 6.8 miles from the center of El Nido.

  • The prices at Matinloc Resort may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Room options at Matinloc Resort include:

    • Suite
    • Villa

  • Yes, Matinloc Resort is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • The nearest beach is 1,000 feet from Matinloc Resort.

  • Check-in at Matinloc Resort is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Guests staying at Matinloc Resort can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.9).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Buffet
    • À la carte

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Matinloc Resort offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Fitness center
    • Massage
    • Hiking
    • Game room
    • Snorkeling
    • Library
    • Ping-pong
    • Fishing
    • Canoeing
    • Darts
    • Beachfront
    • Beach
    • Spa/Wellness packages
    • Spa facilities
    • Water sports facilities on site
    • Private beach area
    • Spa lounge/Relaxation area