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Trafalgar Cottages

Trafalgar Cottages, Manggayad | boat station 3, Aklan Province 5608, Philippines
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Ranked #38 of 135 Hotels in Boracay
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
Katie L Hanoi, Vietnam
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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
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Hanoi, Vietnam
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Had a great time here. It's simple and affordable, but is extremely well-kept and Bernie and her husband do an excellent job of running the place. They are wiling to help with anything and everything that they can in order to make your time in Boracay amazing. I ended up getting a nasty stomach bug. Bernie heard I was sick... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at Trafalgar for 5 days, and Joel and Pearly were amazing hosts. Every morning I was greeted with a friendly smile. The room was great. It's no frills, but it was comfortable and clean. The location is great as it is less than 5 minutes walk to the white beach, but because it is off the main strip... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's getting harder and harder finding quality accomodation offering good value in Boracay, but Trafalgar Cottages offer simple and affordable rooms in the Station 3 area. Joel, Julia, and the rest of the staff are super friendly, knowledgeable, and helpful. They make their guests feel welcome and important and are always there for them. The location is right behind a... More 

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Makati
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice value for money if all you need is a place to sleep and you are not picky about comforts. It is very straightforward, no frills. The room is relatively clean but the service deteriorated over the years.I first stayed here in 2007, being first timers we were welcomed by the owner and were given plenty of instructions to find... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice place, great environment. Definitely get your money's worth. However they double booked us and the owner ( the man) was very rude about it and tried to blame us ( bad attitude). The lady that works there is lovely and took us to the doctors when we were sick. Overall, great stay x

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Roma
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I ve stayed 5 days in Boracay Island at Trafalgar Cottages. The position is nice, close to the beach (the white Beach) but a little bit far from markets if you want to buy things of your own. The staff is really friendly and helpful, cause they told me what to do and where to go suggesting always good solutions.... More 

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Sankt Gallenkirch, Austria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

We stayed three nights at Trafalgar in Boracay. All in all its a nice place. Rooms are clean, staff was friendly and they helped us with our onward travels. But... ...rooms (specially bathrooms) are really basic ...no hot water ...wifi was just working on the balcony ... ac was really loud (normally we don't care but this was really noisy)... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 via mobile

This is inside a little market at e mall so feels safe. Ask the tuktuk driver to point you in the right direction. It has a great rustic feel to it. The rooms are basic clean rooms with cold showers... Thats ok because its hot!! Most rooms have a little balcony with a hammock. The common are is where you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

We spent quite a lot of time here and enjoyed it a lot. The people who run this place are so nice. The wifi works best in the common area which I'm glad was the case because we met a lot of good people there. Some nights turned into drinking games and kicked on from there. The location is great... More 

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Odessa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Probably the best budget place on island. The owners created a homestay atmosphere, so you feel as a part of their big family. Even though we arrived at night before the day of our check in, we were given a shelter in a rainy windy weather, so we even had a chance to rest and sleep a bit in their... More 

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Address: Trafalgar Cottages, Manggayad | boat station 3, Aklan Province 5608, Philippines
Location: Philippines > Visayas > Panay Island > Aklan Province > Boracay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 325
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