Welcome to La Banane Hostel

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La Banane Hostel is the premier backpackers destination in El Nido, on the beautiful Palawan archipelago. Right on the beach, with access to the town center and all imaginable amenities, La Banane Hostel is the perfect destination for people who want to discover the Philippines differently. Our helpful staff, composed of locals and internationals alike, can guide you during your trip and our travel desk has all information about the different activities you can find nearby. We’ll also help you to get in and out of El Nido, just let us know what you’ll need.

  • For the lazy days, we also have free wifi access, an Internet terminal, and a TV in a nice common area. But, of course, our own preferred place is on the cushions right on the beach.
  • If you want to get out and discover what Palawan has to offer, we also rent scooters, our good ol’ proven 4×4 truck, and diving equipment. Be it a trek in our lush jungles, a trip to the beautiful waterfalls, or an independent trip with a kayak in the bay, we can organize everything. Of course, we also host our famous island hopping boat trips – an unforgettable day on the golf of El Nido – bring your picnic!

To make it short, a list of our amenities and services:

  • beach bar and restaurant
  • scooter, 4×4, kayak rental
  • snorkeling equipment
  • island hopping boat trips
  • jungle and waterfall
  • treksutility room
  • wifi, Internet terminal
  • transportation office and tourist information