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Citystate Tower Hotel

1315 A. Mabini Street, Ermita, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Manila, Philippines
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars NEW

Because of my impulsive decision to attend the papal mass in Luneta.I was soak in rain for almost 6 hours and when the mass ended.I have 2 options since I was stranded.to walk from Luneta to Valenzuela or to stay in the hotel.since I'm so freaking tired already.i don't have enough energy to walk.I booked a room in City state... More 

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Beijing, Beijing, China
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34 reviews 34 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I spent almost three weeks there this winter. I had a nice room, it was clean and comfortable. Very simple. There were two problems (a light and a clogged sink) and the staff quickly fixed both issues. The staff was friendly and helpful. Beware, though of your room location. Some rooms front out on the street above two bars that... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Citystate is a great place to stay. I've been staying there for 5 years on and off with every trip to Manila. it's a 3-4 star hotel and is in the heart of Ermita/Malate near Robinsons Manila. Close to the LRT and close to All Nations ( Heroes) Park. Manila Bay is a quick walk away and makes for a... More 

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Cebu City, Philippines
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We book a room with extra bed for our kid. The view from our room is not nice. We were assigned a room in the fourth floor. The bed is good. The bar outside the hotel is very noisy. The check-in crew was accommodating and fast. Checkout is also fast and efficient. There were no towels in the room and... More 

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Metro Manila, Philippines
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The bar from the outside is very noisy, even if you're staying at the 8th floor. The remote of the aircon doesn't work, even the aircon itself didn't work. The TV is good, it has lots of channels. Staff is good except for the front desk. They didn't gave me a card to get in to my room. My dad... More 

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Holyhead, United Kingdom
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57 reviews 57 reviews
24 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is my second visit to this hotel and although I was satisfied the last time there has been a vast improvement in four years, I was offered a nice room but not too my liking as there was no window, the staff immediately located me to another room with several telephone calls to ensure I was happy with my... More 

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Hull
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights. The rooms were basic however the shower wasn't the greatest but hey ho it was clean. The breakfast was included however it was disgusting. You only had 2 choices on the menu and you were only allowed 1 drink you had to pay extra if you wanted more tea or coffee. I only had... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Over the past twenty (20) years I had been a regular patron to Citystate Tower Hotel, Manila, Philippines. Not because I like it, but rather convenient location for my related daily activities. Honestly, I had been disgusted recently for the fact that the management had mistreated me considerably over the rate increased over my extended stay. For 20 years I... More 

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Uddevalla, Sweden
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78 reviews 78 reviews
27 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

The location is perfect ,but as i always want a little better than standard rooms so i usually choose superior or deluxe rooms,after some bookings now i find out that if you want higher floor its not the way to choose the more expencive ones because in the philippines they had (what i find out) the policy to get you... More 

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london
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44 reviews 44 reviews
9 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014 via mobile

this is the hotel all seasoned travellers use as a set off point to puerto galera. The bus starts here and takes you to the ferry you are guided through it is fast cheap and cheerful. The hotel is fine clean rooms reasonable price near robinsons supermarket and a variety of bars. It is ideal to stay in to catch... More 

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Address: 1315 A. Mabini Street, Ermita, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
Location: Philippines > Luzon > Metro Manila > Manila > Ermita
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 250
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Also Known As:
Citystate Hotel Manila
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#3 Casino Hotel in Manila

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