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Hotel La Roca

Graham Avenue, Tagbilaran City, Philippines
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Wroclaw, Poland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've spent 4 nights at this hotel and it was a nightmare. We were probably the only guests in it as we never saw another face save for the staff. The Deluxe room looks like it was last refreshed 20 years ago with crackings on the walls and ceiling. The warm water was never there althought it was supposed to... More 

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Makati, Philippines
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

My family and I stayed here in March. In all honesty we would have been more comfortable sleeping in a homeless shelter. The place is like a set from a scary movie. It hasn't been painted or repaired in over 20 years. The room was disguisting. Nothing worked and it was the dirtiest place I've ever stayed. There were huge... More 

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New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

It has a potential to be a great place to stay, it has a nice pool and grounds, but it looks like no one really cares about it anymore. Our room was full of spider web hanging everywhere, and the bathroom didn't look clean at all either. We are used to cheap hotel rooms in developing countries, but we moved... More 

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melbourne
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59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

since discovering this hotel it has become my port-of-call when i choose to stay in tagbilaran. it is only slightly more expensive than staying in a pensionne house in tagbilaran (approx 800 php), but offers far better facilities (at around 1000 php) bohol la roca was once the jewel in the crown of tagbilran hotels, but that was 50 years... More 

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pate2005
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013 via mobile

We followed the indication in lonely planet and choosed this hotel. As we opened the room we have been welcomed by a coackroack running away. The drop ceiling was stained and unsettled and linen in bed were dirty and showing a long history in use.Air con was really noisy-and no hot water was provided. Too pricey to privide such bad... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2013

Aging grand hotel, nowadays almost empty of clients. Professional service and good facilities (nice pool and garden, good restaurant) make it a welcome oasis next to the noise and dirt of Tagbilaran City.

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Tacloban
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2013

My husband and i decided to visit Bohol after a very tiring December. Since the plan just came out of our busy minds, we were not really able to booked for any hotel. When we arrived the place, we tried to inquire from Bohol Tropics, and sadly it was fully booked. We were so tired from the long trip, we... More 

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2012

i stayed here to meet my sister. this hotel was very famous on my university years and its already old now. but i enjoyed the stay. we went out to the port to buy calamay on foot and back to hotel on foot. if you are in a budget tour, this place is fine. the staff are very friendly and... More 

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Accrington, United Kingdom
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20 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2012

Like many hotels in the Philippines, this probably looked much better when new. Nowadays it looks rather faded but if that does not worry you, it is ok for the price. The rooms are a good size, with the usual aircon and tv. Wifi worked in my room as well as in the public areas. There is no lift and... More 

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Solingen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2012

Stayed here overnight with mom last December. We got stranded for 2 days in Tagbilaran because of the storm Sendong. The hotel is ok, its just a little bit runned down and eerie. But that was ok. What bothered me was, we lost our souvenir items that we brought extra from Panglao and other places we visited in Bohol. I... More 

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