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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 #74 of 131 hotels in Boracay
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2010
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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2010

Despite having read some negative reviews, this one will have to make up for it. I personally had a wonderful stay at the Tides Hotel and didn't have any issues whatsoever. The rooms are laid out beautifully with a huge amount with extra space to move around comfortably. The rooftop pool is also worth checking out. I had breakfast at... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2010

Don't be fooled by the photos you see in the internet. We availed their group package and was so excited because we thought that the money we spent is going to be worth it, but like what others say.. "always expect the unexpected".. Both rooms we booked were full of mosquitoes, Room1 : toilet bowl leaked so much water on... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2010

- comfortable bed (both in essential and exceptional room) - location is ok if you love going to the mall or eating a lot as it is located in d' mall. - not situated along the beach so if you're a couple and you want to enjoy the beach and go for a dip together, you can either a.) go... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2010

My family and I stayed at the Tides for 2 nights and occupied two rooms. The hotel is only about 3 years old and was conveniently located at the D'mall with lots of shops and restaurants. The beds were comfortable and rooms were very nice. My only complaint was the poor drainage in the bathrooms. The shower area only had... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2010

stayed at the tides june 1-3 with my extended family. it was a good experience. i especially like their location. it's very accessible since it's within d'mall and very close to the beach. contrary to earlier posts that the area is noisy due to the bars nearby, we didn't have a such problem. i also would like to commend the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2010

when we check in at the tides hotel boracay i was amazed at whole appearance of it from the front desk, the rooms, the color of black and white it was so relaxing. The staff were very friendly and accomodating. We never run out of towels at the pool. The buffet breakfast was great. A few steps away from the... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2010

At the heart of D'Mall, Tides is a convenient place to stay. There are stores and restaurants all around. The breakfast buffet was very good. We had arroz caldo and danggit during our stay. The staff were courteous and the service was ok. Unlike other reviews, we had no problem with noise. We stayed on the second floor and didn't... More

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Manila, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2010

clean, huge room.. safe environment.. but not happy with the breakfast food, very plain, not enough fruits for everybody, and poor housekeeping services.. nobody's answering for housekeeping and room service.. they have an OK service but below of standard with the price they are charging..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2010

The Tides Boracay is wonderful. It is sleek, clean, young and modern. This boutique hotel is perfect for yuppies just like myself. I got the essential room which was ideal as I was staying there all by myself. The queen bed was just right and the sheets were clean. I love the overall look of the room. It was very... More

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Quezon City, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2010

the room rate is totally worth it...loved the bed, bathroom and the veranda...service is wonderful and food is great...the pool atop the roof was just extraordinary !! :)

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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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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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