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3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   M.J. Cuenco | Mabolo, Cebu City 6000, Philippines
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Ranked #41 of 77 Hotels in Cebu City
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 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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San Francisco, California
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39 reviews 39 reviews
8 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

There are cheaper, better quality places around for under 1000 pesos offering superior location. Try for example up around near Fuente / Ramos Street, Baseline and Capitol area. RESTAURANT: Staff stood around at the register and customers waited to get served. The food was slow on delivery and was ordinary to say the least. Try the indian place at APM... More 

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6 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015 via mobile

The area is dirty and smells of sewage. The hotel smelt of rotten eggs when we first checked in. The rooms are dark, moldy and dingy. Mattress is thin and killed both our backs. Pillows are good. Towels are stained and torn. The floor in the room looks like the asphalt on roadways, concrete. The front desk were nice. Breakfast... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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30 reviews 30 reviews
14 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Couldn't complain much for the price. The hotel is better than my expectation. I had to stay here becos of a last min change in travel plan - storm was coming and needed to leave the island for the land. It's very near the SM mall and only 30 mins away from the airport. Bed is comfortable, aircon is working... More 

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Cagayan de Oro, Philippines
18 reviews 18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

When in Cebu City I will surely stay at Express Inn hotel for its location is strategic. If you want to go shopping you should stay at Express Inn Mabolo coz it's very near to big department stores and if you are frequent flyers to other domestic and international destinations via Cebu you must stay at Express Inn Mactan. Said... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Stayed here for one night, our room was clean, it had everything we needed for the night, the bed was very comfy, toilet and and shower were clean,a bit noisy during our sleep but we didn't mind it at all, our food tasted great, the atmosphere was pleasant, the staff were very friendly and accommodating, it is indeed value for... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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17 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

This is a budget hotel in cebu city. The rooms are big, beds are comfortable. However, my room is located along the highway so i can hear the noise of the cars and commuters outside. Also, they do not provide shampoo and soap in the bathroom and no slippers too. I have stayed in other budget hotels in cebu where... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

This rather seems to be a new property. It is not that big of a hotel but if you are looking for something economical and some good service too then express Inn is just write for you. Service is prompt. Rooms are clean with free wi fi and small Windows. Not much of the choices are the on the food... More 

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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57 reviews 57 reviews
19 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

This place was hard to find, but once there the staff were efficient, friendly and professional. Rooms are quite small, but comfortable and clean. Ideal for a early morning flight, and staff organised a taxi with out a hitch.

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Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
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32 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Very good, we stayed our first night and we stayed again a second night. Helpful staff, the first night the restaurant was closed (around 21:00, but understandable) but they provide us hot water which was very helpful. The only bad thing is that the walls are thin and the second night we could hear a baby crying and a couple... More 

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14 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

It's hard to quanitfy, but I was spooked. Hardly slept. There was just a sheet on the bottom of the bed and a light 'blanket' - the blanket was making me itchy but I had to pay (50 pesos, so it was nothing!) to get another sheet. Bare bones, looked clean tho - staff were friendly enough. The area and... More 

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Address: M.J. Cuenco | Mabolo, Cebu City 6000, Philippines
Location: Philippines > Visayas > Cebu Island > Cebu City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Express Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 84
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Express Inn Cebu Island/Cebu City

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