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Deluxe Double Room

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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
1 night minimum
Private Room
My hostel is small and centrally located near to everything. A complimentary breakfast is also included with your booking here. The room has 2 bunk bed & 1 single bed with linens, towels and essentials; As well both a ceiling fan and stand fan with ensuite bathroom with shower. Offers also a mini garden abundant with plants. Preferred visitors are budget nature lovers, seeking a GREEN environment. Manageable children over 12 years of age and pets are welcome. The atmosphere and design is GREEN eco-friendly, with the use of organic products where possible. The hostel is Smoke and Alcohol FREE, (meaning not allowed) as is Drugs, loud groups, parties and litter. El Nido is growing fast and the town power is finding it challenging to support their electricity needs. When this happens, we us... My hostel is small and centrally located near to everything. A complimentary breakfast is also included with your booking here. The room has 2 bunk bed & 1 single bed with linens, towels and essentials; As well both a ceiling fan and stand fan with ensuite bathroom with shower. Offers also a mini garden abundant with plants. Preferred visitors are budget nature lovers, seeking a GREEN environment. Manageable children over 12 years of age and pets are welcome. The atmosphere and design is GREEN eco-friendly, with the use of organic products where possible. The hostel is Smoke and Alcohol FREE, (meaning not allowed) as is Drugs, loud groups, parties and litter. El Nido is growing fast and the town power is finding it challenging to support their electricity needs. When this happens, we use our quiet back-up solar power. Our location offers lots of positives like being in close proximity to the market, the terminal, the beach, plus lots of motorbike rentals and just a P10 ride by trike to downtown. The tiny down side is we are a little too near the town power plant and its big engine (when on) can be heard too much in some rooms. To reduce this hum, our planting of more bamboo around the edges of our building is baffling this sound a little. Elternative Hostel House Rules 1. No smoking or drinking of alcohol policy anywhere on Elternative property including hang out spaces in the garden and roof top. 2. No wasting of water please, it’s so precious, especially in our dry season when the whole town is severely short of water. 3. UNBOOKED visitors are NOT allowed in hostel rooms. 4 Parties and special events are not encouraged here. 5. May not be safe or suitable for infants (Under 12 years) If leaving earlier, all additional payments must be completed by 9pm the night before.More
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About the Owner
Lesley C
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:84%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2017
Interaction with guests
If you need important information, feel free to call me at my island home and I’ll do my best to help you. In my stead, please ask Pie or Ann to accommodate you. FYI: I'm English born, arrived in El Nido, (one of the early pioneers) in 1986, long before El Nido had a road or hotel. I discovered Malapacao Island, moved there soon after and have remained there these past 31 years. Aside from my quality island time, I keep busy managing an organic fruit and veggie farm, growing cultured mushrooms and raising animals, so I rarely come to town. You can read a little about my island life and more particularly why I have built this boutique designer hostel on my profile.
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
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Housekeeping Included
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Towels Provided
Air Conditioning
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Ceiling Fans
Balcony
Linens Provided
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
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Is this holiday rental located near downtown?YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
This hostel is a complete building for the hostel. Construction is ongoing upstairs. The rooftop view-deck, hang out space, plus washing and basic cooking area may be soon available, (provided you don't mind sharing with our small construction team). The upstairs bigger dorm rooms might take another 3-5 months. For rainy humid days when bugs are abound, or for visitors sensitive to them, we use natural repellants, herbs and plants. We offer mosquito nets and this includes daily set up. Also as extras, we often have citronella and lemongrass candles, essential oils and other mosquito deterrents as well as mosquito coils for those who want to buy them. Please just order these items from our front desk.
Getting around
The Elternative Hostel is 1 minute from El Nido market 5 minutes from Corong Corong beach 5 minutes from the El Nido Shuttle van and bus terminal Only 2 minutes to the Eulyn Joy van terminal Motor bike rentals are abundant in the area
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