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Fat Jimmy's Resort

0221, Station 2, Balabag, Aklan Province 5608, Philippines
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Makati, Philippines
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21 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2008

This is a bit delayed, but just remembered my experience at this place and it was not so good. Pity cos the people here are nice. Summary: after a full day out, we spent our time in the room killing mosquitoes. Not fun. The dilemma was- should we spray Baygon and deal with the smell, or should we just keep... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2008

We learned about Fat Jimmy's through their website. It looked fine and the rates are affordable. But when we arrived there, we were dismayed. It's location is perhaps the worst in bora. It's beside the wet market and behind it is a garbage dump where all the waste from the market is collected. One passes through the wet market and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2007

Janice and the staff at Fat Jimmys were extremely helpful and friendly. They were willing to go out of their way to make our stay a great one. At Fat Jimmy's you can sit under the cabana and enjoy cheap beers from the hotel, ask them to take you to the markets and cook you a traditional meal or keep... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2007

on behalf of my friends,i'd like to thank u sir jimmy and ur very accomodating staff (shirley,janice,madeline and everybody else there). ur place is really cool. it's not far from the beach and u won't even notice it coz u'll be passing thru d'mall. u've got the best rate and very good breakfast. (sana maka-discount ulit sa aming pagbabalik!)

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2007

last 04 january 2007, we checked in at this resort. the following day, as we were about to leave the resort to have dinner outside, my mom was accidentally shot by the resort security guard. needless to say, we had to cut short our vacation to fly back to manila for my mother's hospitalization. initially, the resort owners assured us... More 

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