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Stairway Lodge

Nationalstrasse, Banaue, Luzon, Philippines
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Cairo, Egypt
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Affordable clean basic guesthouse. This is good guesthouse in Banaue where there is no more fancy hotels. Guesthouse that serve Bed & Breakfast. Breakfast is either omlette or traditional Filippino breakfast. They offer Lunch & dinner at request. Good view rooms of rice terraces are available

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Ireland, Indiana
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 via mobile

Stayed for two nights - and would only have stayed for one only I stupidly paid for 2 nights in advance. Where to start..I found out from another traveller staying there that I was overcharged for the room. There isn't as much as a toilet seat in the bathroom, the shower is a few trickles of water and the room... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015 via mobile

Really great hosts, helped us a lot with our trip to Banaue. They even made me special food because I was feeling sick. Just watch out for the water all around the Philippines (I got sick in Manila). Ask for a room far from the main road as it can get quite noisy at night. Ask for Do Raemon (guide)... More 

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Cebu City, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

On our 5th day in Ifugao, we stayed in this lodge. The ambiance is more of warm and cozy with a great view of the terraces. Food taste better though a bit pricey compared to other restaurant. No in-room WiFi, but the best alternative to the other lodge we have stayed on our first day.

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Thank Kareen S
Long Island, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

The service is good, staff is friendly. It was like home when I visited Banaue. The cold and breezy atmosphere is like what we have here in long island, NY. I stayed at stairway lodge and I was lucky to have a room fronting the rice terraces. The view is spectacular. Food is very local, typical philippine delicacy, they should... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

We only stayed one night which was enough time to go to the Banaue viewing point on day 1, Batad terraces on day 2 (via the tourist office) and catch the 7pm bus to Manila. We stayed in a double ensuite room which size was ok, had lots of light and was quiet in terms of traffic etc as it's... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014 via mobile

I and my friend stayed in the Stairway Lodge on January 11 ana 12, 2014. When I complained to the lady owner that there were no toilet seats and power outlet, she said to her staff that I complained too much. The next day when I helped my friend to complain that his room was smelly and he wanted to... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

The room has no electric outlet. You will have to pay additional charge when you ask them to charge your phone or laptop. No heater, so you'll take a shower with ice cold water. This is not my preferred guest house lacking those I mentioned.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013 via mobile

This place has a lot of potential, sadly it lacks in many areas. We ended up here as all the other guesthouses were full. I fear that Stairway gets all the left over travellers who have not pre booked anything. We stayed in a private double with shared bathroom. The room is fine if a little loud (located on the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2012

Seriously, please look into where you will stay ahead of your arrival in Banaue and carefully read people's reviews before you book something because we had a really bad experience winging it this time around. I don't mind simple accommodations, but I have a huge issue with unsanitary places. In our two nights at the Stairway Lodge, I saw over... More 

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