Check-In and Check Out: The average check-in time is from 15:00 (3pm), while the Check Out time is before 11:00 (11am). Hostels usually offer luggage storage in case you arrive earlier or leave later. Make sure you check if luggage storage is free or if there is an extra cost.
Of course, there are always cheap hostels for El Nido Palawan backpackers.
We think, it’s not worth it to go with the cheapest hostel out there.
The difference is usually 1-2€ ($1-2) per night, and a lot of amenities are not included. This can be breakfast or linen.
However, if you are traveling on a shoe-string budget and you wanna save every penny, there are ways to find the cheapest places in El Nido. Backpacking El Nido can be cheap if you know the right place to look.
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What’s not to like about Big Paul Hostel when you have free booze like rum and coke the whole time you’re there?
the staff were great and helpful. Add to that is the amazing location. The hostel has free breakfast too to so you can start your day with a full tummy.
This is one of the best hostels to stay in if you love socializing and meeting new people. Many would say that Corong Corong beach is way better than El Nido beach but you’d have to go there in person to make that call.
Here are few of the frequent questions we’ve compiled for you because we know you have some questions needing answers.
What are the best hostels in El Nido?
We don’t just make up a backpackers El Nido hostel list, we make the best list. All the hostels mentioned here are the best of its kind. Well, of course, there are some glitches here and there because standard vary.
But we assure you that any of the hostel from this list are amazing and will give you the comfiest stay in the island of Palawan.
Are there cheap accommodations in El Nido?
El Nido has high-end hotels but the island also has cheap and budget hostels. You don’t have to look far, they hostels are pretty much everywhere. Just be careful because sometimes, you really get what you paid for.
What are the best sites for finding hostels?
In Hostelgeeks, we use Hostelworld and Booking.com. We like how efficient it is and how fast the booking process can go.
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