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L'Elephant Bleu Cottages

2.5 of 5 Alona Beach | Tawala, 6340, Philippines
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Manila, Philippines
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is about a 3-5 min walk to the beach. Price was a lot cheaper than all beachfront accommodations so we settled here instead. The room was okay and moderately clean. Shower water was kinda salty though, I wasn't used to this even if I've been to numerous beach hotels before. What I really liked about this place was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice and clean place in Panglao, good situation and friendly staff very helpful. Rooms are a bit small, but fresh with aircon and very tidy. Staff can organise tours as well as diving... a must to do in Alona. Go to Balicasac, but Pamilacan island and other dive sites. Food is quite cheap and good for the value to.. I'd... More

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Dasmarinas City, Philippines
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28 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Location: Along the main road. Near BPI branch and Payag Restaurant is just beside. 3-5 mins. walking distance to Alona Beach. Facilities: Family Rooms with A/C costs P1,990 for 4 persons. That consist of 1 double bed and 1 double bed deck. Additional persons will be charged P300 each. Aircondition did not give much comfort. It's hot and we were... More

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Makati, Philippines
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014 via mobile

We did not get the chance to occupy the bungalows across the street that are much nicer than the regular rooms. Although the hotel is very central (5min walking distance from the beach), we were disappointed with the standards of the hotels for the price (33 usd) No aircon, no breakfast, salted water from the plumbery, very loud : corridor... More

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London, United Kingdom
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

clean and large room, good shower with hot water. large bamboo bed with mattress that will make some noise when you move. our room is facing to the main road, which is noisy all night. you better request for a room facing to the opposite side. it is walking distance (3mins) to the beach where you can find lots of... More

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Beijing, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

enjoy one night there. not far from the alona beach. aftere check-in, they supplied free cookies and juice for me when i felt quite hungry,that's nice! the room was clean and two beds including a double bed. free drinking water.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2013

The rooms were clean and the aircon good. The place does not have a lobby. There is no place to lounge. The reception is in the same area as the restaurant. In order to sit down, we would need to order something. The beach was not as near as what I have read in the reviews. It is about a... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2013

The good: l'elephant is a nice little budge hotel. Clean and spacious rooms with AC and hot water. The staff is friendly and helpful with our needs. The location is great few minutes walk from everything. Breakfast and WiFi were great. The one down stairs works better. The Bad: Owners are always drinking and chatting on the entrance but no... More

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Pretoria, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013 via mobile

Was travelling with friends and we spent a week here. It is basic, but very clean, the rooms are spacious, have a tv and good aircon. Water pressure the best we had while travelling in the Phillipines. Good wifi in all the rooms and the bar at the bottom became our lounge. The girls were always friendly and helpful. We... More

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Calamba, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013

I've traveled extensively and for this much money you would expect at least complimentary continental bfast or at least some coffee. Theres two places, one that has the bar and resto area with bungalows and across the street is a building with rooms. They dont say anything of this when you book it so basically instead of a good ambiance... More

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Address: Alona Beach | Tawala, 6340, Philippines
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Location: Philippines > Visayas > Bohol Province > Panglao Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — L'Elephant Bleu Cottages 2.5*
Number of rooms: 4
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