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Howzat Inn

8471 Kalayaan Av | Corner Fermina St, Makati, Luzon 1200, Philippines
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For the price you pay there are far better places available. Room worse than average and I have stayed in many worse than average rooms and this is the worst. Difficult to get a taxi from. Just avoid at all cost and go elsewhere. You will thank me for it, trust me.

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Makati, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

The accommodation that I recommend to my friends, just near to any important places in Makati expecially Rockwell Center and Ayala,near the bars if you wanna hang out as its just steps away from Burgos St.The cleanliness and silence inside the room is priceless PLUS the amenities inside each room which is already great for the cheap price you pay... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

NIce place to stay. Staff very helpful and friendly. Pub is down stairs and has lots of sports TV. The location is a short walk to Makati night life. Shopping centres are a short taxi ride away and the proximity to most of the Business heart of Makati is again a short taxi ride away.

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

I used to work in Manila so I know Howzat Sports Bar- a cozy expat catering pub with good food and is a meeting spot for Western expats who love sports and beer/ pub food. The Inn is a cozy add on to the bar and is clean, quiet and well run by the owners in a next door building.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Im a regular to Philippines and stayed in various places. I been meaning to stay at this place for awhile now. Dont get me wrong this is not 5 star place to stay, its down a side street and simple safe place to stay. Called Ms Linda via land line, very friendly and helpful. Got my reservation in and no... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

I found this place by walking along Kalayaan St (One block from the infamous Burgos St). Took a photo of their price banner and booked online. The price and location are the main reasons for staying in this Inn but I did find it clean and acceptable. It's quite small and I had to leave before I intended because I... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

Eat and Drink here in the Popular Ex Pats Bar frequently, the food in the bar is excellent and the service is good, however there is a no smoking rule in most of the bars in Makati, a smoking area is normally provided. However Howzat is the exception to the rule by putting the non smoking area in a small... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013 via mobile

There's only 1 way to eat traditional western curry, that's with a group of friends! Reason: if there's 6 of you can order up to 6 different dishes and have a bit of everything that's on offer. Well I've found a curry heaven. The wife and I are sitting here right now. Jut the 2 of us and we have... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2013

Its reasonably priced, the rooms were old students quarters re-furbished I think smallish rooms, the room was clean tidy the shower water was hot thanks to the zip heater on the wall, aircon good, bed linen etc very good. The downstairs bar and diner was a great place to stop after the day, good food and cold beer, its close... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012

Recently stayed here for two weeks. The room is basic, cheap but comfortable. The only complaint I had was the noise of the traffic starting at 6am, but not a lot the hotel can do about that. My room was on the 1st floor and road side, possibly the inner rooms would have been quieter. The bathroom is small but... More 

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