Friday, April 19, 2024

Balai Adlao Hotel, Your Sanctuary by the Sea


Balai Adlao Hotel, Your Sanctuary by the Sea

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Nestled in nature’s embrace lies a sanctuary like no other. Balai Adlao, situated in the heart of Lio Tourism Estate in El Nido Palawan, offers you a haven to clear your mind, awaken your senses, and revel in the breathtaking beauty of your surroundings.

Here, cradled amidst a verdant forest, by the sea’s gentle embrace, weary minds and tired hearts find a respite from the clamor of city life—whether it’s a brief weekend escape or an extended week-long sojourn. With 20 deluxe accommodations—each meticulously designed in homage to traditional Filipino architecture—an in-house restaurant, a water activities and dive center, and top-tier amenities at your disposal, Balai Adlao is where you will find your true home away from home, on this island of dreams.

House of the Sun

Balai Adlao, its name a direct translation of “Sun House” or “House of the Sun,” acts as a safe harbor that recharges, restores, and revitalizes the triad of mind, body, and spirit. Whether in tranquil communion with nature’s embrace or in partaking in the multitude of indoor and outdoor pursuits the space offers, Balai Adlao is tailored for the seekers of both solace and spirited exploration.

Lio Beach is home to a plethora of experiences that span from intimate nature encounters, to adventurous sports escapades, to serene spa indulgences: Yoga Sessions, Spa Treatments Massages, Bamboo Biking, Beach Volleyball, Body Boarding, Skim Boarding, Frisbee, Kayaking, Football, Soccer, Paddle boarding, Surfing, Trail Walks &  Hiking.

Amidst this rich tapestry of offerings, Balai Adlao weaves a narrative of rejuvenation and discovery, where every heart finds its resonance along the sun-drenched shores.

Tailored Hospitality

Crafted to offer guests an unparalleled, highly personal experience, and gift them with enduring memories to cherish, Balai Adlao’s brand ofservice is elevated into an art form. Here, we embody a dedication to individualized care; our hospitality team creates a collection of moments that caters to each guest’s wishes.

A Radiant Future

Balai Adlao has currently embarked on an exciting new phase of growth and transformation, set to fully materialize in 2024. Forthcoming plans include the construction of a second wing, which will add 20 additional rooms to the existing setup, bringing our total count to 40 finely-appointed accommodations.

This expansion will also see the introduction of a ballroom, a swimming pool, a full gym, a spa, and a top-tier dive center which will be home to Adlao Marine. Additionally, right beside this space, in the former Cabana, a state-of-the-art, premier luxury dive shop, offering the finest diving gear and equipment on the island, is set to rise – a true jewel for diving enthusiasts.

Cultural Stewards

Balai Adlao’s pledge to celebrate Filipino culture remains at the heart of our mission. This dedication to our Filipino identity is vividly expressed in our modern Filipino design aesthetic. We wholeheartedly embrace the spirit of our locale by offering our guests a genuine immersion into Palawan’s rich culture through local themes, authentic cuisine, and decor that vividly showcases the splendor and essence of Lio, El Nido, Palawan, and the Philippines.

Preserving Nature’s Wonders

Throughout Balai Adlao’s expansion, our commitment to sustainability, ecological responsibility, and reverence for nature remains steadfast. We take pride in utilizing local labor and embracing local designs and materials, all in an effort to minimize our carbon footprint. We harness the power of solar energy at Balai Adlao, and will continue to do so at the new wing.

Balai Adlao’s continued evolution is a true testament to our unwavering commitment to delivering an exceptional guest experience while simultaneously remaining guardians of Palawan’s pristine natural beauty.

Passage to Paradise

Airswift provides daily flights from the heart of Manila to the shores of El Nido, Palawan, allowing you to embark on a 55-minute journey aboard a 48-seater ATR aircraft. Balai Adlao offers a complimentary shuttle service aligned with Airswift’s daily flights, ensuring a seamless, uninterrupted, and comfortable journey.

For those traveling from Puerto Princesa City, Palawan, a scenic path unveils itself as you drive through approximately 6 hours of lush landscapes to reach your destination.

Those arriving from Coron, Palawan, can opt for a voyage on Montenegro Shipping Lines’ swift vessel, with a 3.5-hour journey by sea.