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Trafalgar Cottages

Trafalgar Cottages, Manggayad | boat station 3, 5608, Philippines
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Ranked #56 of 131 hotels in Boracay
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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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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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the people here are so friendly and hospitable. it was very nice to chat with them about the experience and the change of boracay. however, there still have some problems, room was old and only has a fan with it. in addition, bathroom was small and without hot water.

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Ipoh, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Even though the rental fee for the hostel is relatively low (php 900 for 4 private bed room), i am really impressed by how clean and tidy the room looks. They are smiling to us when we arrived and they even gave us a small key chain as souvenir the day me and my friend check out the room =)... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014 via mobile

As far as Boracay goes this place was cheap and great for a quick stay. Julia the owner was great. It's a very quick walk to the beach. We liked it. We only stayed for two days but it was worth it. Boracay is an expensive place and they are here to help the budget travellers.

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manila
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

i dont like my stay here.. the brown out the emergency light was not working they use gasera that smells bad! the linens are old. the pillow is too hard i cant sleep well.. and julia is rude to the customer!!

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014 via mobile

The has terrible smell, no natural day light, the owner asked us to pay before she said hello.the bathroom and toilet are old and dirty! The location is terrible, located in the bottom of the market, which means vey bad smell and uncomfortale entrance. Their dog barks all day longand the balcony locatedis dirty and small. No view to the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

Loved trafalgar julia is very helpful, , friendly and more than accommodating!!! Even booked trips for us cheaper than anywere else.rooms are basic with everything you need and very clean. If I ever go back to boracay I will definitely be booking again :) :) Thanks to all the staff for making our weeks stay so enjoyable. Becka and adam... More

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Ormskirk, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Stayed here 05.03.14 - 12-05-14. Staff are very friendly and always willing to help. The older fillipino lady helped us get great deals on trips through her friends so they were cheaper. Room is what you need - double bed, fan and wardrobe. We had a shared bathroom. Do take a mosquito net if you can as they are good... More

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Hamburg, Germany
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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 hotel reviews
137 helpful votes 137 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

These cottages are a relict of bygone times.It is backside of a cloth market. The with day and night active mosquitos infested rooms are very small and the bathroom even smaller and has a lot of wear.The wear out mattress( I got pain in the back which I never had elsewhere), the bad cushioned pillows ,the noisy fan and the... More

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

We stayed here for 14 nights in January. The cottages are midway between the main road and the beach, tucked away behind some market stalls. Our room and bathroom were basic, but clean. The shower was cold water only, but we knew that in advance. It still begs the question why not fit solar water heating like most everywhere else.... More

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Shanghai, China
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52 reviews 52 reviews
14 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

We spent about a week in this Boracay hostel. The staff was very good about providing directions and were very friendly over email and in person. Our room was on the second floor, and had a double bed, a fan, a chair, a desk and a sort of open closet. The hotel is probably on one of the quietest places... More

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Address: Trafalgar Cottages, Manggayad | boat station 3, 5608, Philippines
Location: Philippines > Visayas > Boracay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Boracay
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