The Best Hostels in Puerto Princesa on Palawan

Puerto Princesa is a coastal city on Palawan Island in the western Philippines. It's a base for boat trips through the massive limestone caves and underground river of the biodiverse Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park. Dive sites are dotted around Puerto Princesa Bay, home to long-nosed dolphins, turtles and rays. Close to the port is the 19th-century Immaculate Concepcion Cathedral. 'Puerto' has a thriving restaurant scene, and a number of worthwhile day trips, including island-hopping to remote beaches and drives through stunning countryside. It is a popular destination to book trips to the subterranean river in Sabang. There are plenty of things to see and do in this area, and, luckily, there are also several cost friendly accommodations to help you enjoy your stay here too.

A relaxing hostel with a great atmosphere

Dorm Bed: $6.84
Private Room: $10.27
Overall Rating: 84%
This hostel is located in the residential neighborhood of Puerto Princesa. The main building, in native ipil and narra wood, accommodates guests in two dormitories and four private rooms. On-site Judy's Restaurant and Bar serves local and international food and drinks in the shade of cogon grass and nipa. The common space offers hangout spots within the mango, avocado and wild palm-tree family-style garden. There is a common room for relaxing and meeting others as well as an outdoor terrace. Traveler information, education, and reservation facilities can assist you in discovering places to visit and designing and arranging your travel around Puerto Princesa and Palawan. Linens and parking transfer are included with your stay and towels are available for hire.
118 Libis Road Barangay San Pedro , Puerto princesa city, Philippines,

A social hostel on the beach

Dorm Bed: $8.90
Private Room: $12.72
Overall Rating: 92%
Clarkville, Puerto's only beachside hostel, is located on the beach only ten minutes from the airport, ten minutes from the main strip, ten minutes from the mall, and fifteen minutes from all the clubs and night life. Or if you'd rather stay in, the property offers a nightly meal where they cook a huge family-style, Filipino dinner and sometimes play acoustic music around a beach bon fire. The beach huts are situated just a few steps from the water with clear views, tree swings, hammocks, a smoothie bar, and a restaurant. All rooms include a comfy bed with white sheets, hammocks for storing your things, ceiling fans and a hand fan for carrying around on the beach, sarongs, toilet paper, and curtains for privacy. Tours, van transfers, scooter rentals, tours, massages, tricycles and ATM runs can all be arranged by the staff for onsite pick up. Parking and towels are included with your stay.
Hagedorn Road Barangay San Pedro , Puerto princesa city, Philippines,

A quiet and relaxing hostel with nice amenities

Dorm Bed: $7.55
Private Room: $7.55
Overall Rating: 82%
Ezy Stay Pension is a 2-story accommodation with 14 rooms in total that is comprised of 3 family rooms of up to 4, 10 standard rooms for up to 2, and 1 shared room for up to 6.

Ezy Stay accepts cash only for the time being and soon will accept credit cards. They offer a comfortable and reliable pick up service to and from the airport. Reception can help arrange activities and reservations. Package tours, van rentals, and airline tickets are also available.

They offer a homely ambiance and believe that guests deserve a quiet abode after a day of fun at the beach, tiring sea activities, and sleepless party nights. Guest's comfort is their top priority. Ezy Stay Pension makes it easy to celebrate your Palawan Getaway Holiday and create lasting memories. Free wifi is offered throughout the property and free private parking is available onsite. There is a seating area for you to relax in after a busy day. All rooms are equipped with private bathroom and free toiletries. Linens, towels, and parking are included with your stay.
Rizal Ave Extension Bancao Bancao Puerto Princesa City , Puerto princesa city, Philippines,

A very comfortable hostel in a great location

Dorm Bed: $5.42
Overall Rating: 87%
Bamboo Hostel is built on the principle that every backpacker eventually needs a break from the rigors of constant travel, so they offer travelers to take a "vacation from their vacation," with a relaxing escape from the usual noise and bustle of hostel life. They provide an atmosphere to recharge your traveling spirit with an escape to a bamboo oasis. Located away from the noise of the main street, the gently rustling trees will lull you to sleep in the open-air gazebo dorm. The property is only 4km from the airport, so it's easily accessible. Guests can enjoy a quiet afternoon in a hammock with a book in the Gazebo. And the more adventurous guests can also book a tour through the Hostel to experience some of the local attractions like Whale Sharks, Island Hopping, and Historical Landmarks. For their stay, guests can choose between traditional accommodations or spending the night in Bamboo Hostel's unique, open-air, Gazebo Dorm. Breakfast is included with your stay.
45 Socrates Road San Pedro , Puerto princesa city, Philippines,

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