Lihim El Nido

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In the commonly spoken Philippine language, “Lihim” means “secret.” Upon discovering this concealed tropical haven, the Araw Hospitality team immediately thought of Lihim.

Lihim, located in El Nido, Palawan, presents an exceptional tropical retreat that revitalizes the senses with a focus on understated elegance. Unreservedly secluded and resolutely intimate, it is a private destination for travelers who seek discretion. Within this exclusive boutique resort, anticipate unforgettable moments and encounters that epitomize the essence of understated luxury.

Lihim Resort offers tailored-to-fit services from Butlers who ensure all guest requests are catered to with efficiency and personal touch. Privacy is a priority in this secluded forest sanctuary that promises supreme comfort and seclusion. The dining destination features locally-caught seafood, Filipino heritage fares, and curated global cuisines. Shuttle services, bicycles, and fitness studio are available for guests’ convenience. Contactless check-in is available for a hassle-free arrival. Every suite is equipped with a Nespresso coffee machine and a tea kettle with fine teas, and a complimentary bar on the first night.


  • Air Conditioning
  • Airport Pick up
  • Restaurant
  • Seaview
  • Swimming pool
  • Wifi


El Nido Airport
How to get there
Lihim is a 15-minute drive from El Nido Airport. Private vans can take you direcly to the resort.

Guest Policy

  • Check-in/Check-out
    Check-in from :
    Check-out until :
  • Rooms

    Lihim’s Luxury Villas are 53 to 110 sqm spacious rooms located in the heart of the forest, offering breathtaking views of the infinity pool and verdant forests. The rooms feature either a king-size bed or two queen-size beds and an outdoor deck with seating to enjoy the views. The indoor and outdoor showers provide a unique experience of living amidst nature.

    The Seaside Villas at Lihim Resort are 64 sqm private havens that offer stunning views of Bacuit Bay. Configured with one king-sized bed, it is ideal for romantic getaways. The villa features indoor and outdoor showers, as well as an outdoor bath for intimate encounters in paradise.

    The Premium Villa at Lihim Resort is a 131 sqm secluded oasis with panoramic sea and forest views. It offers a private plunge pool, an outdoor seating area with a wrap-around balcony, and a butler’s kitchen. The villa has one king-sized bed, indoor and outdoor showers, and an outdoor bath, providing guests with a luxurious and intimate experience in nature. The complimentary mini-bar, coffee and tea service, and other amenities offer convenience and comfort in this private tropical sanctuary.


Key Features
Airport Transfer
Breakfast included
Convenient Location
Luxury Resort
Personal Butler
Tours & Activities
Yoga Retreat