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House of Big Brother

208 Manalo Extension, Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island, Philippines
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

I would just like to say if you want to stay at PP then stay at Big Brother,affordable, clean, friendly staff, breakfast is great, quiet,my Filipina wife & myself stayed above the pool area with outdoor cooking table chairs etc The staff I found to be the best in the Philippines and I go to there every year and have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

We stayed here last Dec 18-20, 2014. A family of 4 in one room. I must say, we were impressed with the initial look and feel of the place, it looked like a cross between a hotel and a garden place-which was what we were looking for!! 😁 The room we stayed in opens up to the pool side and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

We stay at this lovely bed and breakfast for 4d and 3nyts, and i have nothing but nice words to say about them. The room we picked (condo 28) has a wall partition separating the room from the dining area. You have ample space to prepare and cook your own food(they have induction cooker and microwave, just ask for a... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Pros: - aircon is cold = which is great if you have sunburn after beach bumming - complete cooking utensils - pillows & bed is soft and comfy with clean linens - with provision for towels - enough cabinet to store some clothes & a few stuffs but not enough if you're a big group/family - they have bidet -... More 

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carloslawoffice, Owner at House of Big Brother, responded to this review

Thank you for taking your time to post a review. We have addressed all your concerns as soon as I have seen the list of matters to improve on. We cannot however bring the aircon and the water heater any lower in position because its present height location in relation to the shower and or the room (for aircon) is... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Literally patterned after the famous show of "Pinoy Big Brother"; you can't smoke in the veranda. You can't go upstairs when wet (how is that possible? We go to Puerto Princesa for beach hopping); plus their water source is so scarce!!!! I hope they do something about it. Price is ok!

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Quebec City, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We stayed in House of Big Brothers for 5 days with my family and can't be much happier for the comfort we got, the room is spacious, amenities are complete from swimming pool, refrigerator, microwave to induction cooker and the staff are so friendly and helpful what can you ask more? Will definitely recommend Big Brother for travellers planning to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

This review was made on our actual stay, since i cant wait to give them. We started to check in here last mar 14 and our last day would be tom. PROS: - very clean - centrally located - very helpful staffs. Since it was our 3rd time here in Palawan and we just want to stay in 1 island... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014 via mobile

We have been here for 1 night before and after we went to El Nido. The staff is really Helpful and friendl. The place is also really clean and safe as far as I can say that. Swimming pool is a plus too.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

We stayed in Big Brother on three different occassions on our trip. Each time, we had a different room, but the place was always spotlessly clean, the staff were always very helpful and friendly, and it was always relaxing to be there. The pool is only waist deep but still refreshing after a hot day, and the food and drinks... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2012

This place is OK if you only need a room to sleep. The room is full of ammenities, even a microwave. But the arrange all in odd way. For example, they put the A/C above your bed, made it not possible to turn it on or off because it is window A/C without remote controller. And also they have a... More 

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