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1 River Central Hostel

1109 J.P. Rizal | Guadalupe Viejo, Makati, Luzon 1121, Philippines
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Ranked #5 of 30 Specialty lodging in Makati
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Caloocan, Philippines
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

A bit noisy because hostel is situated along main road. spent a night here and it was okay. staff served me breakfast and he/she was very accommodating. great location. i would stay here again. Thank you!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

The staffs are very friendly and helpful. You can ask for advice regarding the place of interest n Manila & how to go there. The hotel is near to Guadalupe MRT Station & you can go there using Jeepney with price of 80 php. The room is clean and the breakfast is provided. Overall, had a nice experience staying here.

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Honolulu
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014 via mobile

I love the folks there and the service they provided. Room was suitsble for our needs, mainly for sleeping. AC was a little noisy but it kept us cool. Great veiw for dinning... seeing the real city life of Guadalupe. MARAMING SALAMAT!

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Makati, Philippines
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

I stayed there for nearly 1 month as I was looking for a flat near Ortigas. The place is clean, well maintained, near MRT and shopping malls. The staff is friendly. The breakfast is included. The room is not too crowded as there are 4 beds in each one and you keep some privacy thanks to the curtains. You can... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013 via mobile

Staff were very helpful. There are maps on the wall. The location is close to trains, buses and Jeepneys. Caught a bus and jeepney to the airport and it costs 31 pesos all up. The bathroom is very small but has a hot shower. Breakfast was served very quickly, was rice and a sausage and egg. Went to catch the... More

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Tanjung Balai, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

me and my friend stay for 2 nights on Sept 8th 2013. it's was nice hostel dormitory, we get our room private because we are 4 people, the staff was kindly helpfull, the room was clean, only get flood when get heavy rain near the windows. sky rooftop was awesome, and another advantage was they have WiFi acces all the... More

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

Hostel is good for budget travellers. Rooms are ok, aircondition works well, bathrooms are clean. Hot water is available which is a bonus. Breakfast is included which is okey too. Staff are all helpful and quite friendly. If the owner of the hotel, spend more money in fixing the lounge area at the rooftop, then I think, the hostel is... More

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Romenay, France
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

Its great home far away from home,i feel comfortable in this hostel,i always stay in this hostel whenever i go in manila,i think i stayed here 7 times and i really like this place.Friendly staffs ,last time i stay here with my little daughter, free breakfast and wifi..stay in this hostel and u will feel like home.. merci

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San Fernando, La Union, Philippines
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

My original plan is to stay just for 4 days but I never felt so home that's why i keep extending my stay for a total of 9 days...I give excellent rating first on the location its very accessible and very near to places that I wanna visit.Second is the staff, they let me feel so at home, very friendly,warm... More

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Seoul, South Korea
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

i stayed there at 3 days and it was awesome and very nice hostel, they has friendly staff, good room and you will having fun of being a guest because you will meet other people that you make a memory that you will miss it so much.....:) and if you are a first timer in Manila, the staff will accompany... More

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Address: 1109 J.P. Rizal | Guadalupe Viejo, Makati, Luzon 1121, Philippines
Location: Philippines > Luzon > Metro Manila > Makati
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
1 River Central is a new 22 bed backpacker hostel in between the lively city life of Makati and the mighty water of the Pasig River. Highly accessible from the Ninoy Aquino International Airport, 1River Central is just a 20 minute taxi ride away. This 4-story hostel has 5 cozy shared-bedrooms for 4-6 guests in each room. Bathrooms are shared in each floor. Rooms generally split men from women but special arrangements may be allowed if booking the entire room. Each bed has its own safety deposit box and a cabinet that can fit a backpack. 1 River Central offers free WI-FI and free breakfast to all its guests. From 1River Central one can explore the city in so many ways as taxis, jeepneys, buses and the Metro Railway Station are just a few minutes away from your doorstep.• 5 minutes walk from Rockwell’s Power Plant mall one can find a mix of specialty brands, both international and local, a supermarket, lifestyle retailers, specialty boutiques, themed restaurants and state-of-the-art cinemas. • 5 minute taxi ride will bring you to Greenbelt, a three-hectare park punctuated by cascading landscapes and carefully-chosen water features re-imagines the typical mall with a roster of prominent and world-class retailers, restaurateurs and entertainment operators.• 15 minute drive is Greenhills Shopping Centre, a mecca for discerning shoppers. Bargain hunters can have a shopping galore experience from clothes, shoes, electronics, accessories, home wares and many more.• 5 minute taxi ride is Makati Avenue where night life never stops until the wee hours of the morning. • 5 minutes by jeep is the depot for the Pasig River ferry that can bring guests to Old Manila/Chinatown. ... more   less 
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