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Lantaka Hotel

Ns Vallderoza St., Mindanao 7000, Philippines
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Lantaka Hotel
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Ranked #2 of 4 Hotels in Zamboanga City
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a qiant and charming little hotel... granted it's a little older... however for this patron it was a endearing factor.... the service and staff was top notch... I have fond memories of this beautiful place and the grounds which were well cared for... if your not hyper concerned for the newest and most up-to-date hotel, I think you... More 

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Quezon City, Philippines
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

When I was young, I had a picture in this hotel. 20 years later, I returned to Zamboanga for a business trip. I was surprised to be booked here. They have no shuttle service so I had to take the tricycle. My room was on the second floor so I had to take the stairs (no elevator here). It was... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Well, when i did the booking online i choose the phase3 location, but when i got there they put me in by the sea sea side location, and it was TERIBLE. The room stunk mouldy and there is constand leak in the wash room, tap are broken and rusty. I ask for transfer the next day told them that that... More 

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Manila
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

To be fair with Lantaka Hotel, the restaurant is okay, the pool area is very nice. But the rooms are so, so, so dilapidated and old. Cracked bathroom tiles, room dirty, toilet flush not functional, scarred old mirror, no hot water, ipis and lamok (mosquitoes and cockroaches) all over the place. I practically have a litany of complaints. Perfect timing... More 

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Riyadh
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Been to Lantaka last April 2014. The pool is clean, and a lifeguard was there all the time. The food is tooooooo pricey. Staffs were very helpful. One thing to remember though, you can't use their swimming pool as a walk in client. Its either you need to be a member and sumbit an intention letter or get a friend... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Overall, I found the staff very helpful with any questions that were asked and they were more than happy to help us with the wedding and honeymoon activities. The place felt very secure and also peaceful and quiet. The power-supply was problematic in Zamboanga at the time with 2-3 power failures each day but the Hotel had its own generator... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

The television is only a laptop size screen, impossible to watch TV in bed. The mattress and pillows are thin foam. The pool and outside bar is very good. The service from the staff is fine. The old furnishings inside the room makes you feel uncomfortable and tired. There is nothing uplifting or relaxing in the rooms to make you... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

This hotel has lots of history - literally. Its old, creaky, and has that dingy atmosphere of history - nothing of its classic look offers anything of significant value to the guests excepts its location - which is near paseo del mar and offers a view of the sea/zamboanga port (rooms are more expensive on that side though). If you... More 

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Los Angeles. CA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Stayed at this hotel for 3 nights in February 2014. We walked in to inquire if they had any rooms available and they readily accommodated us. Must mention Jerry, one of the housekeepers, who always had a smile on his face and went to great lengths to ensure that we had the room we wanted, a queen with pool view.... More 

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Beijing, China
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

Stay in this hotel in Jan.,2014. Only a few guests. I like the atmosphere in this hotel. Lobby is quiet, the arrangement looks elegant. Room is quiet. Even the hotel looks not refurbished for many years, the room furniture, linins looks not new. But generally, all the facility maintained in good condition. Except my room’s air-con a bit noisy some... More 

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