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Marju Krisel

, Calbayog City, Philippines
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Namur, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having been many times in his resort/hotel, we appreciate its continued improvement. It is gratifying to see the long term planning resulting in the creation of a high standards resort. Recently an rather ugly wall dividing the property has been removed and this gives a much better look to the hotel grounds. We booked a suite (No 48) on the... More 

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Metro Manila, Philippines
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A friend paid for my stay in Marju Krisel, they say the best hotel in town. But God, the service was the worst one can get. The receptionists were unfriendly, they seemed to have been misinformed about how to properly speak with a client. But worst of all, the sheets are already used and the pillow cases smelled cigarette. Obviously... More 

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New South Wales, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Beware of this place the food prep is shocking , there next to the river , full of Mosquitos , there sewrage goes in to it the flies go in to there kitchen , regular black outs if you want a cheap place and don't regard your health as important this is the place for you ! There wifi is... More 

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Burlington, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

By far the best place to be in calgayog. The ceriaco is nice but costly. Staff is excellant and the pool clean. food is good but gets boring after a long stay. Although close to lots of good restaurants.

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Mesa, Arizona
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

The room and the service were ok but they would not accept credit cards. I paid around PHP 3,000 per night and would not recommend to travel with a lot of cash in your pocket in a country like the Philippines. The pool was crowded with guests from outside and we felt like in a cage. You have to pay... More 

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Cebu City, Philippines
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Their rooms are a jawdropping cheap cost. The rooms cost from 250-2000.00 per night. They also has swimming pool and you can also go kayaking. If you are renting their rooms you do not need to pay for the entrance to the pool and if you are an outsider then you need to pay 50.00 plus 100.00 for the cottage.... More 

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Namur, Belgium
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89 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

We have been many times guests at Marju, but this time we found it not so good anymore. Sure the rooms are still good value (1100 php for room 6 in the court) and the service is caring. But the pool's cleanliness really was not good, as if the filtration system was not working. Also the restaurant food was so-so... More 

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

Having viewed other travellers comments, I chose Marju Krisel over the Ciriaco hotel in Calbayog for my first couple of nights. I was a first time visitor to the region having travelled from London and was wanting somewhere pre-booked. The 1500 pesos a night for room 37 was reasonable but I found it a rude awakening to learn the hotel... More 

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Chorley, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013 via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights, the room was lovely, very clean, big and modern with aircon, cable tv and wifi. There is a range of rooms to suit all budgets. The resort is very quiet with a large swimming pool and excellent restaurant, which is very reasonable. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The resort is on the river,... More 

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Cannes, France
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

Our friend recommended us Marju Krisel and although we have passed it countless times, we have never been staying here before. Now we thought we give it a try and we do not regret it. As soon as our Grand Tours van turned in from the gates, there were two guys carrying our bags to the reception. In the reception... More 

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