We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Secret Lagoon Beach

El Nido, Palawan Island, Philippines
Book In Advance
More Info
USD 32.00*
and up
El Nido Island Hopping: Lagoons and Beaches Including Lunch
More Info
USD 35.00*
and up
Shared El Nido Island Hopping Tour Including Picnic Lunch
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“small hole” (31 reviews)
“small opening” (23 reviews)
“water inside” (4 reviews)
El Nido, Palawan Island, Philippines
Write a Review
Reviews (576)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 576 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

This place brought me peace, even though you're with other people it's just got a great space to really make you feel at peace. Love it!

Thank sahvanna k
Reviewed 2 days ago

A really cool place to see on one of the tours. The color of the water here is stunning. It is a really relaxing place even though there are quite a few tourists. The sheer karst cliffs are amazing. Great photo opportunities. Super cool way...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Secret Lagoon is so nice to see. who doesn't want to discover a gem behind those rocks. it's just awesome i should say.

Thank Noelle O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family had a nice visit to see the Secret Lagoon in El Nido this week. It was one of the five stops on the "A" Tour for Island Hopping out of El Nido. I would recommend taking the A Tour to see this site.

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped during our tour A island hopping tour. Despite us being private tour, there are so many other boats that are docked and there is a loooong wait to get in AND get out of this lagoon. once you are in, it is just...More

Thank Rurina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I liked it but was not wow for me.nice waters. Great tour and fun visit. Too crowded and became too commercialized. Nature is invaded but the human monkeys.

Thank Mihaela C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

its not secret anymore. it was pack when we got there. the water was not clear anymore it was muggy. nothing much to see. but still good for photo ops. enjoy.

Thank JonKibz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We got off the boat to swim to the Secret Lagoon. I really liked hanging out in the Lagoon and and just taking in all the beauty around. There were some jelly fish, but that didn't seem to be a problem, although there were some...More

Thank JayandMakki
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's called secret lagoon because you have to enter a small hole to get inside the lagoon. It's an amazing place with all the rock formations!

Thank francescagerona
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Boats are parked not near the place thus you have to swim a bit but be careful as the place where they stop is quite deep yet once inside - totally you can say it is truly magnificent. A secret that is no longer a...More

Thank bigstone_rb
Nearby Restaurants
Happiness Beach Bar
229 reviews
9.09 km away
Angle Bar
87 reviews
9.19 km away
Mezzanine El Nido
606 reviews
9.06 km away
1,856 reviews
9.05 km away
Nearby Attractions
Small Lagoon
1,591 reviews
1.54 km away
Big Lagoon
1,078 reviews
1.31 km away
Simizu Island
179 reviews
.95 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Secret Lagoon Beach staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines