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107 East Valencia St., 5300, Palawan,", Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island 5300, Philippines
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Ranked #70 of 138 Puerto Princesa B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013
andrewgege Telford Shropshire
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Telford Shropshire
17 reviews 17 reviews
15 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

Stayed at duchess to keep costs down, paid 600pesos for twin room with fan and cold water. We were going to take the singles with shared bathroom but only 2 toilet/showers per floor did not seem enough. Room was adequate, there was a tv but you had to pay to use it. Shower head was broken on arrival but this... More

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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67 reviews 67 reviews
9 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

Our group of 5 stayed here last March and we were very happy with the place. We booked a family room (1200PhP/per night w/o air-con and 1300Php/per night w/ air-con) with 4 beds and paid extra 250Php/per night for 1 extra person and they arranged another bed for us between the double-decker and a big bed. The air-con worked well... More

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Laoag, Philippines
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

If your looking for a budget place to stay at, with clean rooms and near the city proper, you can stay at this place. Rooms are affordable, but everything needs to be paid of, like used of wifi including hot water which you need for a coffee. We check in at night, but no one ever assisted us with our... More

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Taguig, Rizal, Philippines
4 reviews 4 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2013

The Duchess Pension was first referred to me by my Dad when he went to Puerto Princesa alone. Upon my arrival this January, I found out for myself why my dad was so ecstatic about this place. The service was first-rate, and the rooms were excellent. We had a little issue during the storm (when a small section of the... More

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Cainta, Rizal, Philippines
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2012

good pts on: 1. our friend's child is free 2. i think the cheapest stay in Coron 3. personnels gave us privacy bec they dont care a lot (as if we arrived wet with sand fr island hopping or too late at nyt) 4. a 20 min walk fr the food chains/market 5. no deposit, no hidden charges however: 1.... More

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Manila, Philippines
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2012

This place has simple amenities for solo and group travelers: Simple double deck or queen sized beds, clean sheets and good ventilation. I tried the fan room. I remember I paid P800 for 4D3N there with three more friends. You can verify if this is still true via their website. Good wi-fi connection. I need this when traveling. They also... More

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San Antonio, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

They keep improving the place. Always painting and now new Wi-Fi router for an even faster internet. they constantly up grade the place. Saw a rather unfair review...Guests experiencing issues, can simply inform the staff who will fix them immediately, unless it's the middle of the night...but they will try, anyhow. Pics of the Duchess give the reader an accurate... More

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Iloilo City, Iloilo City, Philippines
14 reviews 14 reviews
12 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2012

if you're looking for a place that you just need to sleep in when you're done touring for the day, then this place is pocket friendly. why? 250 for a single room, 350 for a double with common toilet and bath, walkng distance to city center. if you need your private en-suite bathroom and A/C then you pay more, just... More

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Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
6 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2012 via mobile

Double room P350. Helpful, friendly, wonderful service, wld highly recommend! If u stay here go eat at Blue Ginger, amazing! x

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Palawan Island, Philippines
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36 reviews 36 reviews
7 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2012 via mobile

My sister was here last december 31 and she talk a lot about this place. This place has cheap accommodation with great service. She said she will be back here this coming october.

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Address: 107 East Valencia St., 5300, Palawan,", Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island 5300, Philippines
Location: Philippines > Mimaropa > Palawan Province > Palawan Island > Puerto Princesa
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Duchess Pension Hotel Puerto Princesa
Duchess Pension Palawan Island/Puerto Princesa

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