UPDATED AS OF January 18, 2016
I have received so much inquiries about “cheap accommodation” in Palawan, particularly in Puerto Princesa City. Hoping that the following would be of help to all travelers on a budget wanting to experience my favorite place in the Philippines- Puerto Princesa City.
The following are some of the Inns / Guesthouse / Pension House I know that offers good service without putting a hole in your wallet:
Wescom Road, Brgy. San Pedro. 150meters from main highway
Mobile: Harvey at +63917-773-6363 (Globe) or James at +63933-1991-024 (Sun)
House with 2 rooms (Big room has air-conditioning unit, small room fanroom).
Whole house good for 5 pax is Php1,700. Php1,500 is 4pax only.
Nice and clean toilet and bath.
AC and non-AC, cold shower, no wi-fi
Free use of kitchen
Note: This is a house I rent for my own guests and friends. Very homey and near Public Market, Pasalubong Center and Robinsons Mall. Only 15 minutes away from the airport. Earnings from this goes to my travel fund 😉
169 Malvar St., (near Public Market)
Single Room, common bathroom, fan P300
Single Room, private bathroom, fan P400
Queen size bed, common bathroom, fan P700
2 Beds, private bathroom, fan P700
2 Beds, private bathroom, AC, TV P1000
Cons: Very near the market and Rizal Ave.
Dorm room, common bathroom, fan P300
Queen size bed, private bathroom, fan 550
Address: 71 Reynoso St, Puerto Princesa City
Cons: You can cook on the top floor. Lovely view of the sunset and baywalk. Walking distance to baywalk.
Contact: 0927-205-9782 or (048) 434 6667
OMG House/ Backpacker’s Hostel
Dorm Room, common bathroom, fan P250
Single Room, common bathroom, fan P350
Double room, private bathroom, fan P600
Double room, private bathroom, AC P700
Quad (4) Sharing, shared bathroom, fan P900
Rizal Avenue, Puerto Princesa (in front of McDonalds and Caltex)
Pros: Near Rizal Ave. Walking distance to market, baywalk, mall and main avenue. Helpful staff and owner (Ate Luds). Recommended! I always stay here whenever i’m in town. So maybe see you around?
11 Carandang St.
Mobile: 0919-967-8558 / 0915-759-5296
Dormitory-type room, common bathroom P300
Queen size bed, private bathroom P500
Pros: Very near Rizal Ave. where most restaurants, banks and public utility rides are. They also have a big map, pinned every country where their guests came from.
Banwa Pension (CLOSED!!)
107 E. Valencia Street
Mobile Phone: 0917-5530605 / Landline: (048)433-2873
Single Bed (fan room, common CR) P400
Double Bed (fan room, common CR) P700
|Single AIRCON room with flat screen cable tv||Php 880.00|
|Double AIRCON room with flat screen cable tv||Php 960.00|
|Single FAN room with flat screen cable tv||Php 730.00|
|Double FAN room with flat screen cable tv||Php 810.00|
|Extra Person||Php 330.00|
|(maximum is 6 persons in the family room)|
Lola Itang Pension House & Restaurant
Mobile: 0916-233-3652 / Landline: (048)433-2990
Single bed (good for 2 pax) P1000
Twin Room (Good for 2 pax) P1400
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If you are wondering what to do in Puerto Princesa City, you can check out my previous posts:
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