Located within a marine protected area and home to an abundance of rare and vivid flora and fauna, Banwa Private Island has six magnificent beach-front villas, each with their own infinity pool providing the utmost in privacy and tranquility.

World-class amenities include a stunning open kitchen restaurant and terrace bar, a spa pavilion featuring floodlit tennis court, gym, massage suite, Pilates/yoga studio and juice bar. There’s a dive centre and short-game golf course too.

Remote, yet not removed, the 6.5 hectare island is accessible via helicopter or seaplane direct to the island from Manila, or via private jet to San Vicente or Puerto Princesa.

Furthermore, short-hop heli transfers from Puerto Princesa make for a stunning guest arrival experience on the Banwa Private Island Lawns, after a 1-hour commercial flight from Manila.

Recently voted ‘Private Island of the Year’ in the Destination Deluxe Awards, Banwa Private Island’s sought-after exclusivity is more timely and important than ever before.

Guests can opt to stay in any one of Banwa Private Island’s six beachfront villas or, for the ultimate friends and family escape, the entire island can be chartered on an ‘exclusively yours’ basis.

Island capacity for 2021 is 22 guests, with a range of individual private villa accommodation to suit couples and families alike.


CEO Peter Nilsson commented:

“Banwa Private Island ’s opening comes at a time of huge change in the luxury travel sector globally, whereby the importance of privacy and tranquility takes on an even greater significance than ever before. We are so excited to re-open our doors and pledge to provide exceptional personalised guest experiences within our informal and intimate island sanctuary, whereby the care and wellbeing of our guests is our ultimate priority”.

For further information and reservation inquiries, please contact:

Catherine Barron-Villanueva
Reservations, Sales & Marketing Manager

Phone/WhatsApp: +63 917 888 28 64
Email: [email protected]

Banwa Private Island

Book 2 nights

Get 1 night complimentary

Travel period: 1 May – 21 December 2021

Booking Period: 14 days prior to check-in

Book 5 nights

Get 2 nights complimentary

Travel period: 1 May – 21 December 2021

Booking Period: 14 days prior to check-in

Book 7 nights

Get 3 nights complimentary

Travel period: 1 May – 21 December 2021

Booking Period: 14 days prior to check-in

This offer does not apply to rates for Exclusive Island Charter.
Offer is based on full non-refundable pre-payment at time of booking,
non-accumulative or combinable with other offers.

10% of revenues will be allocated to the Aquos Foundation in our efforts to continually support Palawan’s fragile eco-system during these challenging times.

For further information and booking enquiries, please contact:
[email protected]



Discover Banwa Private Island

With the world of travel in such turmoil right now, it’s time to discover the sheer luxury
of silence, space and time here on Banwa Private Island. Located in Northern Palawan, known as the Philippines’ last ecological frontier, Banwa Private Island  is the perfect place to
escape and reconnect with nature.

Banwa Private Island

Perfect isolation

Each of Banwa Private Island’s 6 luxury villas feature stunning infinity pools and are nestled beautifully in prime beach-front locations around the island.

Privacy and tranquility guaranteed.


Banwa Private Island and its surrounding areas provide infinite opportunities for water sports enthusiasts.

On-island there’s golf, tennis, a gym, massage suite and yoga/Pilates studio.

Explore Palawan

The region around Banwa Private Island provides numerous exceptional opportunities for those seeking adventure.

El Nido, UNESCO’s Underground River and Tubbataha Reef are all accessible.

For further information and booking enquiries, please contact:


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