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Philippine Gateway Hotel

National Highway, Surigao City, Mindanao 8400, Philippines
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Ranked #4 of 5 Hotels in Surigao City
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

With friends who had their wedding reception there and the rooms really smelled. The toilets needed a good clean. The hotel is under refurbishment and looks a mess from the outside. The room where wedding reception was held was nice.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

During booking they told us that there is a renovation but will be finish in May. renovation would be very necessary - but nothing. Only building extension in construction. Our room was worn-out and needs urgently renovation. The water was warm, but not hot. The aircons switched off several time (without timer) and we had to go up always to... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Our family stayed here overnight. We find the hotel average but the rate for our room back then was also average, so I guess we were getting what we paid for. What we really appreciated during our stay was the friendly staff in the dining area.

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Cebu City, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

This is just an average hotel to start with. The foos and rooms are nothing but very plain and ordinary. I foubd the mattress in my room to be very dusty, The outdoor pool however just made me like WOW. The function room near the pool is hard to access because it was raining when we had a meeting there.... More 

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Lapu Lapu, Philippines
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Why invest in a hotel, and then employ third rate people ? I don't understand it, and they are aware that their reputation is in tatters ! We arrived and told them specifically that we wanted a room with a double bed. They offered me a promo room on the 3rd floor ( no lift ) so we walked up... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

We'e stayed there for more than a week. Reasons why me and my family hates the hotel because: 1.) When they cooked adobong manok for breakfast, we saw the chicken as hilaw. As in raw food. The outer part looks like cooked just because of the toyo. It still has bloods (color red and black) which means it ain't well... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

As I was here for a forum, I got to see the whole hotel. Yes, it was still undergoing renovations, but I find their renovations slow, as the lobby, toilets, and several others remain partially fixed. What they could have done was to completely fix it by phase, not having an incomplete makeover all over the place. The conference room... More 

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

Stayed hear many times in the past.is currently undergoing a makeover but for the price this hotel is a great choice.management are freindly and helpfull. I will return hopefully soon salamat.located just on the outskirts of the city but everything you need close by.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

We stayed for the weekend & tried this hotel while we're in Surigao City. It happened to be under renovation at the moment. But it shouldn't be the reason why the tiles was not "shiny" upon entering. Anyway, I asked to check their room choices before deciding to pick Executive Matrimonial. The only available was in the 3rd floor and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

After my flight was cancelled and getting stranded in Surigao due to a level 1 typhoon warning, I checked into what appeared to be a nice hotel. Quickly learned the Wifi did not work on the 2nd floor, so I needed to go to the lobby for internet access. Then after returning to my room I needed to contact the... More 

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