The uber-luxurious Amanpulo is set on its own stunning, peaceful and remote island, Pamalican. The private casitas are designed to reflect the local style and truly enhance an exclusive hideaway stay on this paradise island.
Amanpulo seems to have something for everyone, from families to honeymooners
The attention to detail at this serene retreat makes a stay at Amanpulo a guaranteed exceptional experience
Experience snorkelling for the first time from the white sand shores, on the house reef, of this exclusive resort
Enjoy early evening sundowners on the terrace of Amanpulo's marble top lobby bar
Amanpulo's home, the private island of Pamalican is surrounded by white sand beaches, turquoise waters and a coral reef three hundred metres from the shore. Amanpulo is the epitome of rustic chic and this remote island is the prefect escape from the real world.
The resort has 42 casitas, designed as modern versions of a traditional Filipino house, are set on the beachfront or perched on the hillside offering incredible sea views. You will be given your own golf buggy which you have full control over to explore the winding tracks of the island.
The keyword at Amanpulo is relaxed, and the various restaurants all offer a laid back environment in which to enjoy stunning cuisine and fabulous service. Highlights include private romantic dinners on the beach, gourmet barbecues, picnics and sumptuous fresh seafood at the Beach Club.
There are spectacular views from the restaurant and swimming pool out to sea and the neighbouring, undeveloped Manimoc Island. The surrounding waters provide a wide variety of marine life and dive sites. Water sports are abundant, with snorkelling, scuba diving with PADI certification available, windsurfing, sailing, fishing, boat trips and beachcombing. From December to March you can also give kite surfing a whirl. There is also a great kids club to keep the little ones happy whilst you enjoy the stunning surroundings.
When to visit
Head out to the Kawayan Bar - a private bamboo platform moored off the coast - for a romantic picnic or a day just chilling out with some great cocktails.
Amanpulo on Pamalican is part of the Quiniluban Group of Cuyo Islands, situated in the north of the Philippine province of Palawan. Located 288 kilometres south of Manila, Pamalican is five kilometres long and only 500 metres across at its widest point. An archipelago of more than 7,100 islands in the heart of Southeast Asia, the Philippines enjoys a wealth of natural resources, a rich history and a unique culture.
There are direct daily flights to Manila from most Asian and international gateway cities. Singapore to Manila is a 3½ hour flight, Bangkok is 3¼ hours, Hong Kong is 2 hours and Tokyo to Manila is just under 4 hours. Guests are met at Manila’s international airport and taken to Amanpulo’s lounge. From there, they are flown to Pamalican Island on the next scheduled flight, a 1 hour journey.