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The Tides Boracay

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   D Mall Station 2, Balabag, Sitio Manggayad, Philippines
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Ranked #75 of 131 hotels in Boracay
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4 of 5 stars reviewed today
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Singapore, Singapore
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Just came back (23rdJul2014) from Boracay and I stayed at The Tides Boracay located at station 2. The hotel ideally located in the center of everything and just beside D'mall (not a shopping mall,just a street shops) and walking distance about 3min to the beach. The hotel staff is very friendly and helpful especially the reception staff.The hotel breakfast is... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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60 reviews 60 reviews
19 hotel reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First, the bad: There is little to no sound insulation between the rooms and common areas. If someone in the hallway sneezes, you'll know it. Which makes Saturday nights a drag, when dance music is pumping like crazy. Room wifi, though connection is 5/5, cannot withstand the heavy load. My wife and I couldn't even check emails at times, even... More

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Tides Hotel B, Manager at The Tides Boracay, responded to this review

Dear Sir Andrew, Thank you for choosing THE TIDES HOTEL for your recent stay in Boracay. We have read your comments about the hotel and we greatly appreciate that you took the time to give your comments/reviews as our guests’ satisfaction is our main priority. We deeply regret the inconvenience you encountered during your stay. Regarding the in-room WIFI, Management... More

Walnut, California
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a total of 127 bed bugs bites in my 5 day stay. Here is my story. My family and I flew in from California for our yearly Philippine vacation. We stayed at The Tides from July 9th-July13th- the 1st worst experience in our 5 returns to Boracay. We were checked in rooms 323 and 321. On July 10th... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Website photos are far from what the rooms look like. I was a bit hesitant to book this hotel given that it does not have a beach front view and is not in station1. But upon checking the website photos and reviews, I thought to myself, I'd give this a try. But to my dismay, the room was one of... More

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Tides Hotel B, Manager at The Tides Boracay, responded to this review

Dear Guest Felyn, We greatly appreciate that you took the time to write a review about the Tides. We take our guests’ comments seriously as it helps us improve our service. Your concerns have been noted and are currently being addressed. We maintain that rooms of the hotel are no smoking rooms. We provide open smoking areas such as the... More

Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Hotel is overall nice. with big room we got ourselves. The tides is location at station 2. Hotel is being surrounded by restaurants. You need not worry that you are not able to get food. a few more steps you get to the beach. Stay at the tide they give us 20% off bill for 1 cafe located along the... More

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Manila, Philippines
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59 reviews 59 reviews
21 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Been going to Boracay for 10 years straight. I'd like to think of myself as a Boracay expert in my own right. First of all, every hotel is different. Always manage your expectations. Each Boracay hotel caters to different kinds of travelers. The Tides is perfect for: Young adults wanting to party and have a good time It's a party... More

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Manila, Philippines
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

This is our 2nd time staying at The Tides. Love the refreshing towelettes to help you freshen up plus the welcome drinks. Upon check in you are also given the password for free wifi and coupons for complimentary cocktail drinks at their bar (Solstice). A day before our scheduled check-in, we walked in and booked their Exceptional Room (2 Queen... More

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Quezon City, Philippines
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67 reviews 67 reviews
11 hotel reviews
205 helpful votes 205 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Like: -Interior is good i like the black and white theme -basic needs check -welcome drinks check -it has a pool Dislike: -the other room we stayed has a smell -gym is not for free -faucet is dripping (they need to fix it)

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Manila, Philippines
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014 via mobile

I'm normally not very picky when it comes to hotels, but i do put a huge weight on value for money. It doesn't have to be fancy as long as the basics are there. For The Tides, however, i was extremely disappointed because even basic things such as having strong water in the shower wasn't covered. The water flowing from... More

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Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

I have stayed in Tides in May 2013. Better late than never I thought, and hence the review. I am 100% satisfied with my stay at Tides. I booked a standard room and it is totally worth the money i paid. The roof deck offers a great view with the pool, cabanas and Solstice Bar. The complimentary spa treatment is... More

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Address: D Mall Station 2, Balabag, Sitio Manggayad, Philippines
Location: Philippines > Visayas > Boracay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Tides Boracay 3.5*
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Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Swimming Pool
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The Tides Hotel Boracay - A uniquely themed boutique hotel that offers exceptional and personalized service. Located at the heart of D’Mall, the hotel is just a minute’s stroll to the pristine white sands and clear azure waters of Boracay’s famous beachfront. After opening its doors in 2007, the hotel has garnered several distinctions including the 2011 Best Beach Resort Hotel by the Top Brand Awards and the 2009 Consumers Choice Award for the Most Outstanding Luxury Destination Hotel. The Tides Hotel was also cited as one of the 44 Places To Go in 2009 by the prestigious New York Times. ... more   less 
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