Palau Royal Resort and Sam’s Tours
Indulge yourself in luxurious nature by the sea
Stay in the luxurious Palau Royal Resort! Take your life away from the hustle-bustle of the city and lie down, stretch your body beneath the deep blue sunny skies of Palau’s rock island beauties.
Surround yourself among the cool blue waters around the hotel and enrich yourself with bright smiles of the local island people. Enjoy clean spacious guest rooms with a gorgeous view of the peaceful ocean or a relaxing harbor scene overlooking from the balcony of each rooms. Be ecstatic on the offers of Waves Restaurant and the Breeze Bar surrounded by a green garden with the freshly grown flower beds, captivating beauty of the azure sea and a private beach that will ensure your journey to be an unforgettable one. Palau Royal Resort is the perfect place to meet your vacation standards, assisting to create moments with your family, friends or other loved ones.
Palau Island Luxury Accommodation:
157 avant-garde rooms designed with comfort in mind, furnished with suitable ornaments to make your stay pleasant and perfectly situated rooms with private balconies for an astonishing view
All guest rooms at Palau Royal Resort, especially located at higher floors have balconies overlooking the sea either of a quiet harbor or sparkling ocean. Lower floor guest rooms feature the hotel gardens that are lush with greenery scenes and are surrounded by a variety of mixed flora & fauna. Rooms are designed to accommodate all sorts of wishes and desires of the guests by a view or by its functionality. Lay down and stretch your legs in one of the most comfortable rooms of your choice.
Superior Garden View Room:
All these rooms are located on the 2nd-4th floors, north wing of the hotel facing the harbor, where you can enjoy a quiet scenic view of the sailing yachts and cruisers. Enjoy the beautiful treescapes and flower beds around the pond, viewed from the room’s balcony.
Twin I Double I Triple beds (Request for an extra bed is available in Double or Twin bedrooms) *Type of bed is subject to availability
Superior Premium View Room:
These guest rooms are located on the 2nd-3rd floors, fronting the beach side on the east wing of the resort. All rooms are newly renovated to accommodate your needs of a luxurious stay on the island.
Double | Twin | Triple. (May request for an extra bed in Twin or Double bedroom) *Type of bed is subject to availability
Deluxe Harbor View Room
These guest rooms are located on the north wing of the hotel on the 5th and 6th floors, overlooking the quiet view of the harbor from the balcony. The room is exceptionally designed to meet your definition of having the comfort of home away from home.
Double | Twin | Triple. (Request for an extra bed is available in Double or Twin bedrooms) *Type of bed is subject to availability
Deluxe Ocean View Room:
Located in the east wing of the hotel, these newly renovated rooms are on the 4th-6th floors, overlooking the magnificent view of the bright blue skies and the vast ocean beyond the rock islands. Care to have a cup coffee on your balcony during any time of the day while enjoying the fresh breeze of Palau? This room is perfect for you.
Double | Twin | Triple. (Requests for an extra bed is available in Double or Twin bedrooms) *Type of bed is subject to availability
Premier Suite Room:
One of the newly renovated rooms, designed with a spacious living room area with a balcony, a bedroom with two twin beds and another balcony, and two separate rest rooms. This room can accommodate several guests, perfect for small gatherings. Centered between the north and east wings, you will be able to enjoy both views of the harbor and the ocean. Who wouldn’t love to have both views? Also, room is Wi-Fi ready for your business purposes and/or entertainment.
Available in two Twin Beds only. This room may also accommodate extra bed requests.
Corner Suite Room:
Looking into booking a room at the most peaceful side of the hotel while enjoying the beauties of Palau’s rock islands and the ocean horizon of the Pacific? This room is exemplary for you to enjoy your stay. Their Corner Suites are uniquely designed with a wooden floor perfect for any kind of small gathering. If you are traveling with your family, friends or relatives, this room is able to accommodate a number where mattresses can be set up on the floor for your guests in the living room space, and is divided by a wooden sliding door against the bedroom for privacy. These rooms are wi-fi ready for your business needs.
Available in king or two twin beds only. (Instead of extra beds, mattresses are available and are set-up on the floor. Please contact reservations for more details.)
Royal Suite Room:
Considered as the best room with a premium grade in the resort, the Royal Suite occupies the top floor in the middle of the north and east wing. The room has a family-oriented architectural design to meet your standards of having a luxurious stay while being in a big group with your family, friends or relatives. Aside from the spacious living room separate from the bedroom, the Royal suite also offers a small office space found on the right hand of the living room for your business or work-related needs. Based on availability, this suite room is also connected to another deluxe room with a king bed to accommodate more people in the group–separated by a connecting door. The refined yet relaxing interiors are inspired from Palau’s beautiful natural sceneries. Enjoy a soothing and relaxing comfort while being away from your everyday life.
Available with two twin beds only.
Enjoy dining or a drink overviewing Palau’s emerald sea:
Enjoy the resort’s extensive menu of food and drinks and the views of Palau’s emerald green sea
Waves Restaurant and Coral Bar are located at the edge of Palau Royal Resort facing the emerald green sea with private white beach. Enjoy your morning breakfast with the sun brightly shining to the surrounding lush & green environment and enclose your day with their variety of food items of fresh salad, fish and steak with drinks. Be sure to catch the gorgeous pacific sunset from the Beach Bar “Breeze” with your loved ones, making your stay at this hotel in Palau unforgettable.
International cuisine of casual elegance
Waves offers all-day dining with an extensive menu. With lavish dishes made from fresh seafood, and a variety of meals including noodles, pasta, and sizzling THEM beefs! Waves caters to all nationalities and generations. Cakes and breads are made by the hotel’s pastry chef that are particularly popular amongst both guests and locals.
Spend your nights, or days, surrounded by plantations in style at their elegant bar
Coral’s stylish atmosphere makes it a popular place to unwind. The well-stocked bar features a variety of beverages including colorful island cocktails, wine, whisky, and sake. Enjoy your nights on Palau in this relaxing bar where time passes slowly.
This laid-back beach bar features stunning ocean views and gentle sea breezes
Enjoy drinks in the open-air bar on the deck outside. Watch the gradations of sea and sky as the sun goes down. Enjoy the quiet after the veil of night descends on the island and raise your glass to the various expressions of Palau.
Palau Royal Resort has a simple man-made white sand beach lined with palm trees perfect to enjoy the sun’s kisses the island way. Explore part of Palau by swimming or snorkeling at the bay where you can find several kinds of coral reefs, various small to medium-sized fishes, and a number of shore clams. Experience adventure by kayaking on the blue waters of Palau or relax by stretching out your legs while appreciating the serene beauty of the island life–such a luxurious natural beauty where pampering awaits.
Aside from the private white sand beach, the swimming pool is also available for you to splash in and cool down under the heat of the sun while viewing the peaceful garden, the rock islands, and the vast beauty of the ocean. The adult pool’s depth ranges from 3 feet to 6 feet in the deepest part, while the kids pool is only 2 feet deep. Also, you may enjoy laying down, reading a book, listening to your favorite music or even having a drink at the pool side to refresh, relax and rejuvenate.
Tennis court is free of use by the in-house guests and Royal Advantage Club members only. Tennis rackets and tennis balls are available for rent.
Have fun playing on the greenery with friends or family. Putter golf equipment are available for rent for in-house guests or Royal Advantage Club Members only.
Want to stay healthy even when you’re away from your usual routine? A mini-fitness gym is what the resort can offer you with an excellent range of basic fitness machines and equipment suitable for your needs. If the strain of laying by the pool gets too much for you, why not try to get those muscles working for a change of pace?
Mandara Spa is a luxury spa with branches found throughout the Pacific and all over the world. Situated in Palau’s stunningly beautiful environment, it’s no exaggeration to call this healing space an oasis.
If casual sports might be a game for you and for your friends/family, then the recreation room is a perfect spot to unwind. There are two billiard tables and pool tools, and a table tennis which are open and free for all staying guests and Royal Advantage Club Members only.
Having a hard time to look for an entertainment for your kids during your trip? The resort’s Kids Playroom is open for your toddler’s enjoyment without worrying about any other activity to entertain them. The use of this activity room is free of charge for all staying guests and Royal Advantage Club Members only.
Looking for any kind of authentic souvenirs made in Palau? Check out the Gift Shop for any souvenir items you might be looking for. Palau Royal Resort signature items are also available for purchase here. In addition, clothes, bags, accessories, wooden decorations, stationeries, health or beauty care products, food and drinks are also available for purchase. This is a one-stop mini-shop for all your vacation needs.
About Palau Royal Resorts:
Palau Royal Resort is operated by Nikko Hotels International, a brand owned by Okura Nikko Hotel Management, and has been open for business since June 2005.
Check-in time: 14:00H
Check-out time: 12:00H
Credit Cards are used to guarantee reservations.
Credit Cards accepted:
American Express, Diners Club, JCB, MasterCard, Visa
Airport Transportation by Hotel staff:
$20 per person (one way). Car rentals are also available for arrangement at Palau Airport.
BBI Shuttle Bus:
Bus service circulating downtown area information and shuttle tickets available at the hotel’s front desk for $8 for 7 days.
Guest Room facilities include:
Satellite TV (CNN, ESPN, Fox Sports, National Geographic, Kids TV, NHK, KBC, Taiwan Channel, etc.) Telephone / Alarm clock / Air conditioning / Refrigerator / Kettle / In-room safe / Hairdryer / Slippers / Sewing kit / Tea and coffee making amenities
110 V/60 Hz (Voltage transformers available upon request)
Guest Room Amenities:
Shampoo / Conditioner / Body soap / Bath foam / Shower cap / Disposable razors / Shaving foam / Toothbrush set / Combs / Laundry detergent
*RQ: Voltage transformer / Iron
Public Wi-Fi: Free for guests at Waves Restaurant and the Breeze Bar
Guest Room Wi-Fi: Free in all guest rooms
Palau Wi-Fi : Prepaid Card $10 for 15 hours available at the Gift shop.
Divers seeking the ultimate underwater experience will be whisked away by Sam’s Tours, a PADI Five Star National Geographic Center, and Palau’s most award-winning dive center and eco-adventure tour company. Sam’s Tours operates every day of the year, offering scuba dive trips, snorkel trips, rock island tours, land tours, and sailing charters.
They provide a full range of guided tours and services that includes full day or half-day trips and customized private charters for individuals, families and groups. Their modern facilities include a full service PADI 5 Star Dive Center complete with authorized Scubapro and Aqua Lung sales and service, a Digital Photo Center offer rentals and download services, and Underwater Videography Services.
Sam’s Tours is less than 40 minutes by speedboat from Palau’s stunning outer reefs and only 10 minutes away from the many ships and plane wrecks leftover from WWII.
Their custom built boats provide safe, fast, and comfortable trips and for added safety and comfort, diving guests are offered complimentary Nitrox up to 36% (with proof of certification) and a maximum of only eight divers per guide.
As a leader in efforts to protect Palau’s natural resources, Sam’s Tours is a corporate sponsor of the Palau Shark Sanctuary and the only Palau dive center to receive the Palau Conservation Society “Corporate Partner in Conservation 10 Year Award”.