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The Pearl Manila

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   General Luna Str., Corner Taft & United Nations Avenue, Ermita, Manila, Luzon 1000, Philippines
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Ranked #38 of 101 hotels in Manila
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Rating summary
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
18 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at this wonderful hotel, yes it's showing signs of wear and tear, but I guarantee that you won't find more friendlier staff anywhere in Manila. The rooms are a little dated, but they are exceptionally clean and comfortable with good air conditioning units. I've stayed in many hotels, but very few have impressed me like this one. I have... More

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Kelowna, Canada
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22 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel is well located. That said, the carpets in the hallways should be removed as they are horribly stained. The room itself is clean and reasonably appointed. The one huge plus is a rooftop swimming pool with chaise lounges. Which is unusual in Manila Most have pool but no place to lounge about. I would stay again but for the... More

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Cumiana, Piemonte, Italy
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

we could not find a room for a last minute booking in the area near Intramuros. In fact no even this had room s available, according to their reception, but one booking online site sold us the room and it was available! Nothing special in this hotel, save a swimming pool on the 9th floor, where you will also find... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013 via mobile

This hotel has passed it's prime, but don't be worried, the staff are friendly, our room was clean, the air con worked, hot water was provided for drinks on request for our bedroom, an iron was loaned,breakfast was cooked to our request. We felt secure at all times. My wallet, containing a lot of local currency, fell out of my... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

My first impression about the hotel is not that good. I find the lobby gloomy and old. It needs a renovation in design. But when we already went to one of its restaurants, I then realized the place is not that bad. They have this buttered salmon which I really like and the staff are very courteous. The price for... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

Stayed in this hotel for one night with my wife before going to the airport the next day. Checked in to one room, and the safe did not work, carpet dirty and stained and room looked like it hadn't been painted in a long long time. Manager came and safe could not be fixed so moved to a new room.... More

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Manila, Philippines
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

At the entrance facing the main road (Taft Ave.), it was a Saturday and it seemed close. the alley was dark, smelly and scary. There was nobody in the reception area on the 1st floor. We didn't even know that we have to proceed straight to ? floor for another reception area. The check-in was a hussle. The staff seemed... More

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Melbourne
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7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

I used to stay at this hotel as I thought it was good value for money with it's acceptable rooms and more so the pool..! but last time we stayed here we were shown half a dozen rooms until we gave up trying to find a clean one! :( I don't think they ever vacuum any of the floors of... More

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Its a beautiful place with a mostly great staff. Its close to the US embassy P.b.I. and many other great things in Manila. Spent a week there and loved every moment. The breakfast buffet is enough to let you skip lunch. I will stay at the Pearl if I ever need to be in Manila again.

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Manila, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

This hotel is just average, not that outstanding. What's good is their location that is very near LRT-UN ave station which will help you go about places. walking distance from Robinsons malate,PGH and Manila Doctors Hosp. The room is clean and big, and well maintained but you'll really notice that this hotel is an old one. The pool is just... More

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Also Known As:
The Pearl Manila Hotel Manila
The Pearl Manila Hotel
Pearl Hotel Manila
The Pearl Hotel Manila
Hotel Philippines
Address: General Luna Str., Corner Taft & United Nations Avenue, Ermita, Manila, Luzon 1000, Philippines
Location: Philippines > Luzon > Metro Manila > Manila
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #38 of 101 hotels in Manila
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Pearl Manila 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Manila's Pearl of the Bay!The Pearl Manila Hotel is located at the heart of Manila’s business center and historical landmarks, close to leisure and entertainment centers. Its proximate vicinity includes the World Health Organization, Medical Center Manila and two major hospitals, schools, the world-famed Rizal Park, ‘Walled City’ of Intramuros, National Museum, Club Intramuros an 18-hole golf course, government offices and shopping malls.Just 6 kms. from the convention and trade exhibits sites such as Philippine International Convention Center, Cultural Center of the Philippines, World Trade Center and 11.5 kms. from Ninoy Aquino International Airport. ... more   less 
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