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2.0 of 5 Guest house   |   40 Taft Street, Bgy. Kalipay, Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island 5300, Philippines
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Ranked #19 of 145 Puerto Princesa B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Posen, Polen
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Matutina for few nights. Rooms are spacious and clean. Staff is extremaly friendly, they will surely help you with everything you need! They are really greate people :) What suprised us in positive way, was that Matutina is making it's own beer - you should definetly try it, as it's the best beer I have drinked in... More

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Springfield, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Our trip to Palawan was in Dec 2013. I was a bit skeptical to do all the transactions via email and texts, since a bank deposit had to be made prior to us arriving. Speaking to Malou and reading all the reviews put me at ease. We arrived a little earlier than the staff expected and our room was not... More

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Malu L, Guest Relations Manager at Matutina, responded to this review

Thank you for such a great review. We look forward to be of service to you again in the near future! More

Tarlac, Philippines
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

- lousy free breakfast, ridiculous cooking fee even if you supply all ingredients for a simple corned beef - noisy neighborhood with dogs barking in the middle of the night - water supply for bath was cut several times during our stay

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at the family room of 8...it was a great ambience. Had a good rest except for the too soft foams they had for the bed, but tolerable. Staff is helpful when asked. My favorite area is the hammock at the open area of the mansion. It was relaxing. During our stay, there were some difficulties on the water... More

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Malu0904, Guest Relations Manager at Matutina, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review! The water crisis here in Puerto Princesa City has been addressed by the water authorities and we (the whole city!) are happy to say, they did a pretty amazing job at it! :) Thank you for your understanding and we hope to see you again soon! More

Caloocan, Philippines
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

I love how they treat their guests, Ms Mhalou especially. Honest and very accommodating staff and service is superb. We booked a family room good for 4 persons and it was huge with complete basic bathroom necessities. The room and the bathroom are clean as to be expected. Wifi is working very well in our rooms but dwindles when we... More

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Malu0904, Guest Relations Manager at Matutina, responded to this review

Salt and Pepper misses you, too! Thank you for staying with us! It's our pleasure, really! See you soon! More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Matutina Pensionne House easily provided the warm ambience of a provincial home. We arrived early morning so we had to wait for our room check-in. The good thing is we easily found a place in the compound where to relax -- the hammocks! I swear it could easily rock me to sleep. Malu and the rest of the staff are... More

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Malu0904, Guest Relations Manager at Matutina, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review! Palaweño Brewery's specialty brews are served on a seasonal basis here at Matutina Pensionne, but regular brews are a staple. We would love for you to come by again soon! More

Manila, Philippines
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

While in Puerto Princesa last Feb 7-9, 2014, my family stayed in this B&B. It was really a home-away-from-home experience. I felt we were in our own home. It's so clean, the staff were were warm -- especially the manager, Malu! And even before we came in, communicating with Malu was very nice & cordial, and response was fast. Thank... More

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Malu0904, Guest Relations Manager at Matutina, responded to this review

Thank you for considering us your home here in Puerto Princesa City! More

Taoyuan, Taiwan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Nestled in a very quiet neighbourhood, yet, within walking distance to busy Rizal Ave, where the famed Kalui restaurant is located. The pension setting is very warm, and the rooms very clean. Malu has been very helpful in organising our tours, which, we enjoyed immensely. Will return on our next trip to PPS.

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Malu L, Guest Relations Manager at Matutina, responded to this review

We are all looking forward to your next visit! Thank you for your wonderful feedback. It's always our pleasure to be of service. More

Middletown, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

Great Service. Having Malu at helm in Matutina is just like having a butler. She is very efficient in arranging our excursions and restaurant reservations. Malu is always available to accommodate guests' concerns and needs. Very warm and friendly. The best ever in our travels. Matutina is conveniently located in the heart of the city. Very clean. Homey. Unbeatable for... More

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Malu L, Guest Relations Manager at Matutina, responded to this review

I am glad to be of service! Thank you for the inspiring review and we shall always aim to give each and every guest the ultimate Palawan experience. More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

After months of doing my research on this place, I finally had the chance to stay here. Matutina Pensionne is conveniently located in Taft Street right along Rizal Avenue. Was here for 4D3N with my sisters & we enjoyed it! The place is simple and with all that antique furniture only gave it that extra homey feel. The rooms were... More

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Malu L, Guest Relations Manager at Matutina, responded to this review

Thank you so much for such a wonderful review, we are truly humbled by this. Consider Matutina Pensionne your home here in Puerto Princesa City! More

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Address: 40 Taft Street, Bgy. Kalipay, Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island 5300, Philippines
Location: Philippines > Mimaropa > Palawan Province > Palawan Island > Puerto Princesa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Matutina 2*
Number of rooms: 7
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