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Garden Orchid Hotel

Gov. Camins Avenue, Mindanao, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014
Kent T Quezon City, Philippines
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 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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Quezon City, Philippines
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

Don't expect breakfast is pleasant. The breakfast buffet is the poorest I've been to on this kind of hotel. But it's better than you have empty stomach during your meeting. By the way, never ever ever ever check on the old building room facing the highway. You'll get pissed off every morning by the noise of vehicles passing.

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Davao City, Philippines
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9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

Hotel's location is very convenient as it is just a stone throw away from the airport, they also have FREE airport transfers even if you do not arrange for it ( that's a PLUS) on the service. I was booked on the new wing as I knew the old building is already worn out. Rooms are huge, clutter-free and well-lit,... More

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Seattle, Washington
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

There are two sections to the hotel, old and new. Need to make sure you get the new section as the rooms in the older section are a bit worn but still very comfortable. The hotel has a number of good restaurants and some shops. Security here is very tight, which is always welcome. Staff is very good, helpful, and... More

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NANAIMO
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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

We stayed in new wing and the room were very clean and well maintained, as we're the grounds and other facilities. Picked up at the airport by shuttle although, if traveling light you could walk the distance in 3-4 minutes. Check in was efficient, but cool but porters and housekeeping staff were very friendly and accommodating. Restaurant was good, with... More

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Luzon, Philippines
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5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

this hotel is very near the airport, in fact, you can walk directly to this hotel from the airport, i stayed in the old wing,,,room is reasonably priced they have a new building...rooms are really good, a lot better than the rooms in the old wing

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Quezon City, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

This hotel is good only if you stay in the new wing, which even has its own lobby and driveway. I was quite surprised when I first arrived at the hotel and saw its grand lobby with chandeliers, cylindrical staircase and lounge area. I wouldn't be surprised if this is the grandest hotel in Zamboanga City. Rooms in the new... More

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Manila, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

We got this hotel for 40% off. We were billeted at the old building which was quite old... did not see the new wing so I cannot say... Old wing is exactly that old. Old sheets, old towels tiny TV but the room is quite big. The hotel staff is quite helpful no business center to speak of except a... More

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Manila, Philippines
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16 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

Location: it's near the airport. One could literally walk from the airport to the hotel in 5-10 minutes. It would take a tricycle ride to reach the downtown area though and tricycle drivers there take advantage of 'outsiders' so better ask for the fare first at the hotel. They are also near restaurants like: The Village, Hanazono, and Chinitos (great... More

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Manila
1 review
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013

My family decided to stay in new wing,for its rate- the room was nice, the lobby was clean, no prob with the brown out since the hotel provides generators and that it....the rest? Keep reading.... > I dont like the personnel from the front desk up to the food attendants in the cafe. They are all snobbish as if all... More

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Manila, Philippines
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2013

Garden Orchid Hotel staffs are kind, food is okey, and the lawn with pool is simply amazing during night time, the colourful underwater lights that constantly changing.... this is the best hotel in town,,,,

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Address: Gov. Camins Avenue, Mindanao, Philippines
Location: Philippines > Mindanao > Zamboanga Peninsula > Zamboanga Sibugay Province > Zamboanga City
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Ranked #1 of 4 hotels in Zamboanga City
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