The Vibe: What’s more romantic than a private island escape in the gin-clear waters of Palawan? Set off the coast of El Nido, Lagen Island offers intimate, rustic celebrations in a variety of nature-oriented venues – from a garden chapel to a limestone cliff-hugged cove, white sand beach or on a sunset cruise around Bacuit Bay. To make wedding planning a breeze, the team at El Nido will organise everything: accommodation, transport, food, drinks, and decor.
Wedding Style: Seriously intimate, tropical wonderland, eco-friendly celebration
Best Part: With four private island hotels in its portfolio, El Nido Resorts can accommodate a variety of wedding styles and sizes. On Lagen Island, you’ll find 51 rooms and overwater cottages, alongside a club house, swimming pool, plus a slew of activities such as mangrove tours, volleyball, hiking, billiards, and more.
Psst… El Nido Resorts’ partner airline AirSWIFT transports guests from Manila and Puerto Princesa airport to El Nido. The airline can also facilitate inter-island transfers.
Catering: Guests can choose from international banquet menus, featuring dishes such as seared chicken with lemon and capers, Sicilian risotto with shiitake mushrooms, and red velvet cake squares.
Capacity: Lagen Island can host anywhere from 10 to 100 guests at its venues.
Lagen Island El Nido, Palawan, Philippines,
+63 2 902 5934, www.elnidoresorts.com/en/lagen-island.