Banwa Private Island
Banwa Private Island is an award-winning luxurious and secluded private island located in the Sulu Sea of the Philippines.
Banwa Private Island is an award-winning luxurious and secluded private island located in the Sulu Sea of the Philippines. This 15-acre island for rent can be accessed through a two hour seaplane flight from Manila or a 20-minute helicopter ride.
The private island is home to six spacious villas, each with its own jacuzzi, private pool with stunning panoramic ocean views and landscapes which give access to white sand beach and crystalline waters. Not to mention a personalized butler service that delicately caters to each and every need.
This exclusive private island has a world-class spa, a fitness center, and a variety of restaurants serving fresh, local cuisine. Swimming, snorkeling, diving, kayaking, paddle boarding, jet skiing, and fishing are some of the activities guests commonly enjoy. On top of that, a three par golf course, and a tennis court are also available in this one-of-a-kind island private island.
Pristine Natural Beauty
Nestled in the breathtaking landscapes of Palawan, Banwa Private Island showcases the natural beauty of the Philippines. Guests can immerse themselves in the nearby 1,000 square km UNESCO World Heritage Site marine life, featuring whales, blacktip sharks, dolphins and the endangered hawksbill turtle and vibrant coral reefs. Otherwise, stroll along this private island’s white powdery sandy beaches where endangered hawksbill turtles lay their eggs.
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Pristine Natural Beauty
Banwa Private Island’s villas have been designed to allow you to experience the island’s natural beauty. Floor-to-ceiling windows bring the outdoors in, while the pool salas, beach, and garden terraces provide plenty of space to relax and unwind. Each of the six villas is located in a secluded spot with lush vegetation on either side. The infinity pools appear to merge with the uninterrupted ocean views, providing a sense of peace and tranquility.
Exceptional Dining Experience
Banwa Private Island offers a sophisticated al fresco dining experience in a modern and relaxed setting with a fusion of international and Mediterranean cuisine. A former private cook and nutritionist to the Qatar’s royal family is also in charge of creating Filipino classics and traditional local cooking methods. The menus change daily and feature the freshest ingredients available, from the island’s organic farm, local markets, and the daily catch by local fishermen. Dining at Banwa Private Island is an unscripted and truly unique experience.
Banwa Private Island is committed to healthy eating. The island’s organic farm provides fresh, locally-grown produce for guests and staff. The farm village incorporates best practices in vermiculture and apiculture. The island’s team will train locals in how to grow and harvest organic produce. The ultimate goal of the farm village is to be totally self-sufficient in terms of power and food production.
Banwa Private Island boasts a nine-hole short game golf course beautifully located in the heart of the island. It’s the perfect place to perfect your golf skills or have a fun par three competition with your guests. The course is designed to be challenging but also relaxing. The greens are small and well-maintained, and the fairways are wide and forgiving. Whether you are a beginner or a seasoned golfer, you are sure to enjoy playing a round on the island’s short game golf course.
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Every part of the hotel is an experience for your senses, from the reception and restaurant, to our lobby bar, rooftop and, of course, our rooms and suites.