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Diplomat Hotel

3.0 of 5
90 F Ramos St., Cebu City 6000, Philippines
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Emerald Queensland Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Service good , polite , helpful Rooms clean , comfortable , quite , safety deposit box Nice bathroom Close to shopping n bars , cafes eateries , laundry shop Walked most places in 4 days there Toured the whole island Would not go back there , only to use as stepping stone to other islands Found Cebu a little boring... More 

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Moalboal, Philippines
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quite a contrast between the rooms on offer, the first time I stayed here the room was clean, well presented and decorated. The second time I stayed the room was a little run down but the AC unit was so noisy it felt like I was sleeping in a bus station. This time there was paint peeling from the walls... More 

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Oslo, Norway
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

the room is ok, quite comfortable, the problem is the hallway, its dark and sometimes quite dirty, the receptionist talks very fast when they gave instructions, stayed there last week, the location is nice, very acessible

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Minot, North Dakota
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

during my stay in the diplomat hotel. i had things stolen from my room, by a female guest. later the following day when i learned what had happened, i asked the manager to review the cameras recording the lobby and hallways. she first told me they didnt have a recording system, and then changed her story saying she didnt have... More 

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Cebu City, Philippines
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186 reviews 186 reviews
19 hotel reviews
158 helpful votes 158 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

I've been to this hotel for a meeting every week. The conference rooms are affordable. The building is old but it's worth your money. The staff are courteous and approachable. The location is accessible by jeepneys plying F Ramos St. If you are going/coming to/from Ayala, you can ride 14D. If from IT Park, you can ride 17C or 4C... More 

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Dauin, Negros Oriental, Philippines
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13 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

This is my second trip back to The Diplomat and I will start with the main and most impotant positive. It is EXCEPTIONAL value. As usual, the staff were able and effective and the rooms were adequate given how much they cost (approximately 1000peso per night) but i have to admit that this time i notice a fair amount of... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 via mobile

First night in the Philippines and it was the right choice! The hotel is not directly in the city centre (but you only need 10 minutes with a jeepney), really clean and comfortable and all the staff members are SO nice and helpful! Near the hotel there are restaurants and shops, and to chill out in the evening you have... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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37 reviews 37 reviews
11 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

We stay here when we need to stay 1 night in Cebu City, usually because we are flying in or out of the airport. The rooms are comfortable and clean, for the most part. They REALLY need to repaint, replaster the hallways and rooms. The furniture needs updating. Actually, everything needs updating. The bathrooms are dingy, but work fine. I... More 

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Spain
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76 reviews 76 reviews
4 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Booked this hotel for my official one day visit , the hotel is very clean and very friendly staff. mini bar in every room is superb.the reception people were also so nice. in addition there is a atm machine inside the hotel.

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Las Piñas, Philippines
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64 reviews 64 reviews
20 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

pros: located in ramos st., its runs parallel to osmena blvd.t is the only hotel which offers a no-sweat wedding package. it ranges from civil weddings costing 50K to elaborate ones more than 100K. it is near velez hospital and cebu institute of medicine, and a film school-bigfoot. 24 hr store near it is 7 eleven. and banks near it... More 

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