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The Royal Mandaya Hotel

J. Palma Gil St.,, Davao City, Mindanao 8000, Philippines
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Davao City, Philippines
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

celebrated a milestone here months ago with my family, but unfortunately we didint have a great buffet experience. The price is comparable with other buffet restaurants around DC. we were disappointed with the very limited choices and taste of some of their food (not all). Other than that, the hotel restaurant has a commendable workforce, very hospitable, accommodating. I suggest... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Hotel is conveniently located at the heart of the City with access to stores, shops, and etc. Room is just okay.Hotel staff are friendly, but im disappointed with their service. If you call their house desk and request on something, it would take 2 to 3 calls to follow- up your request. And their room doesnt comes with free... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at this hotel for 3 nights and all the staff are friendly, hospitable,helpful and genuinely caring. Jojo Ramos, customer relations,has helped us tremendously from housekeeping concerns to points of interest in town and helping us obtain transportation. The hotel is a block away from People's Park which is a great place to go walking early... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Truth be told, the Royal Mandaya Hotel is older than the other hotels in the area. You would immediately notice it once you enter the lobby. Even the rooms are a bit outdated. But whatever facility they lack, they make it up by providing the best service for every checked in guest. The check in process alone is quick and... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

The hotel is situated within the city center, near establishments such as restaurants, banks, stores, and a short walk to the People's Park. A poolside bar is situated at the 3rd floor of the 7-floor hotel where one caj unwind. A spa, ginza, is agailable at the 2nd floor as well as a souvenir shop. At the lobby is a... More 

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Sacramento, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

We stayed with friends on a business/vacation trip. We have stayed here previously and know that this is a good,clean hotel, with a nice swimming pool and a very good breakfast buffet. When we had to go to the airport, we were able to pay for a air conditioned hotel van to carry the 5 people in our group plus... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

We only stayed her for one night we stayed in the newer section at the time we had problem with the air-conditioning so we call the front desk it took them a while But they at least fix the problem there food was decent there facilities include a pool an spa a good experience overall.

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Davao City, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Experienced Royal service. Warm welcome from the Royal Service Staff.Clean room, friendly and very accommodating staff. Atmosphere is very homey. One of the most beautiful place in Davao.Highly recommended.

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Tagum City, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

excellent service, staff are helpful and the food is excellent and friendly to non-pork eater like me. located at the heart of davao city where you can walk ur way to a nice park, malls, etc. the pool is superb

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Staying in Royal Mandaya Hotel let me experience always clean and comfortable rooms. I have never got any complaints to be mentioned. From the first moment, I entered the hotel, I met outstanding and friendly as well as good trained staff.

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