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Hotel PonteFino

Pastor Village | Gulod Labac, Batangas City, Luzon, Philippines
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The only good (4*) hotel in this city, the hotel serves good food. But the rooms are in bad shape, especially the bathroom and if you want wi-fi they could install a modem in your room (comes with an extra charge). LAN is free of cost. The cab service might not be available all the time so try and book... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Although is hotel is currently undergoing a major rebuilt it also needs to retrain all of its staff as well. The menus and wine list also need a major revamp. Noise from function held at this hotel reverberate thought this establishment with little regard for it guests that may be staying for reasons other than functions.

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Batangas City, Philippines
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We recently held our wedding reception at Hotel Pontefino Batangas City. Food was excellent on food tasting but the actual food they served on the reception was terrible. They don't even know how to serve champagne! I mean seriously, who serves warm champagne??? Room accommodation is good but a bit pricy. Receptionists are slow and rude. Booked the rooms months... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Back in October 2014, I was coming to the Philippines to meet my siblings who were scheduled to take an English Proficiency Exam called IELTS at Hotel Pontefino. For convenience, I decided to book here: Booking Details Reference Number : PH-2052391-3502 Hotel Name : Hotel Pontefino No. of Room(s) : 1 Check-In Date : 16-Oct-2014 Check-Out Date : 18-Oct-2014 $499.22... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

That's what they say it is and I really think so too, although that's not saying a lot given the limited number of hotels in the city. We stayed here with my family, but my husband and I had a room for ourselves. We stayed at the 1st floor, which is one floor BELOW the hotel lobby. I believe this... More 

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Yokohama, Japan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Back again after a few months and stayed for one week. Disappointing that there was not even anyone to welcome you at the lobby or at least open the door. No welcome drinks unlike before. Noticed however that there is now an ATM machine next to the lift doors and a security guard to keep out unwanted visitors. Breakfast is... More 

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Batangas City, Philippines
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

I have been here several times already for luncheon or dinner, but my first time to check-in with my wife and 3 kids, early this month. Staff - friendly and courteous. We are checked in fast since we have reservation already. Lobby - this is what I like, ambiance is good, sofa is nice. Room - clean, huge, average interior,... More 

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Wurzburg, Germany
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

I spent a single night at the hotel and was asured by colleagues that it's the best place in town. The room was clean, remarkable large with regular basic furniture. Due to some traffic restrictions the hotel is slightly remote located and if caught in rush hour traffic or rain an hour from city center is easily passed. Breakfast is... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Stayed overnight with my family in two adjoining rooms. The people at the door and the front desk were nice and very helpful. The room is generally ok and so was the decor though the position of the tv set was weird. The bathroom, however, is hideous. The metal fixtures could really use a lot of scrubbing; the vent/exhaust was... More 

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Noosa, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

The Pontefino is situated in Batangas and due to a bridge being taken out throughout the last typhoon has caused chaos with the traffic. I was working at the Port of Batangas and the trip to work took about 10 minutes (no traffic) the return trip took up to an hour and a half. Aside that, the rooms are large... More 

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