-->

Frequently Asked Questions

Here we will try to answer any questions you might have and give you all the information on El Nido you might need.

We are a small guesthouse based in San Fernando, El Nido. About an hour away from El Nido town, we are nestled in a functioning cashew grove overlooking San Fernando bay with a mountain backdrop. We are proud of our carefully crafted kubos, made of native materials with hints of western touches.If you are looking for a quiet and authentic experience of the Philippines, pay us a visit.

Our local beach of San Fernando is 10 minute walk away through rice paddies and the sandy local village. Due to our location, we advise guests to stay for at least two nights and to check in before sunset – which is around 5.30pm as we are up a steep hill and can be tricky in the dark.

We currently have just 3 cottages total sharing 2 large, western style bathrooms which are very close to the cottages.

A Private cottage with fan (good for 2) php 1500 per night

Prices do not include breakfast.

For full confirmation we request a 50% deposit for accommodation via Paypal. paypal.me/santeriaelnido

Each of our cottages has a double bed, balcony and sea view. Electricity comes from a generator and solar panels so be mindful that it may be limited. Our bungalows also have power outlets so as to charge any phones/ computers.

We are a NO WIFI ZONE, promoting conversations and experiences. Please understand we are in a remote area and there are no ATMs in our village. We are unable to take online or electronic payments so please make sure you bring enough cash with you. The nearest ATM is an hour away in El Nido town,

Please understand we are in a remote area and there are no ATMs in our village. We are unable to take online or electronic payments onsite so please make sure you bring enough cash with you. The nearest ATM is an hour away in El Nido town, however it is often out of order or out of cash so we strongly advise you take money out before arriving in El Nido. We do not accept other currencies.

Our bar and restaurant serve a mix of Asian and Western dishes. We serve a set menu for dinner, which changes daily, if you have any special requirements, please let us know. No outside food or drink please.

HOW TO GET TO US FROM EL NIDO

Rent a motorbike in El Nido and then continue exploring the island whilst you stay with us. Private aircon shuttle van is php 500 per head min 4 people)and takes 45mins-1-hr. Trike (motorbike and side car) php 900 and takes 1hr and 20mins Local buses which leave from the bus terminal at 11am and 12pm can take up to 2 hrs but is only php 60-100. Buses are called the Charity and Felang. Puerto Princesa is 5-6 hours drive to El Nido town and we are an additional hour north of El Nido town.

 

Dana and Luke
Santeria
San Fernando, El Nido

+63 (0)921 343 0140
www.santeria-elnido.com
facebook: santeria.palawan