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Lantaka Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Ns Vallderoza St., Mindanao 7000, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Manila, Philippines
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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25 reviews 25 reviews
17 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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22 reviews 22 reviews
21 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 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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Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

Got a chance to drop by this place while touring the city on foot. The lobby is very native-ly decorated and cozy enough to welcome anyone who is tired from a day of touring the city. The restaurant boasts of local and international delicacies and the rooms as i have heard are quite nice also. The pool is good and... More

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Muscat, Oman
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

Visited in July 2012 (10 days) and plan to visit again in July 2013. Some of the facilities and decor are a bit dated but the hotel doesn't advertise itself in the 5 or 4 star class. My room overlooking the pool and with a sea view was spacious and clean. Staff very helpful and service generally good. An excellent... More

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Zamboanga City, Philippines
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

It's the oldest hotel in Zamboanga City, though the facilities is not that at par with other cities in the Philippines, I kept on coming here for their food - especially the grilled pork ribs and panga. I just couldn't resist it plus its location.

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Zamboanga City, Philippines
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

due to the fact that the motif of the hotel is being antique then we must also consider that the facilities and decorations are also antique ... but those decorations is unimportant what is important is how the employee serves and satisfy their guest ....... bcoz a hotels mission is to satisfy guest .................... i think Mr. Crisanto Monsi Dela... More

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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
2 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2012

I was so disappointed with this place and the people that worked here. I have stayed for a night and served a cold breakfast. Still, i wanted to give them the benefit of a doubt, thinking it might be just a one off situation, i was wrong!!!booked a restaurant for a romantic evening with my husband and again we were... More

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Manila, Philippines
Top Contributor
88 reviews 88 reviews
19 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012

Indeed, the hotel is old but it is reminiscent of the old Zamboanga appeal. It is not in the pueblo itself but places of interest are either walking distance or just a tricycle ride away. If you forgot something to bring home from the city, a small trade center is just a few steps away. For South Sea and fresh... More

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Manila, Philippines
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2012

The facilities and decor are in desperate need of improvement. Poorly lit halls and rooms, the furniture and toilet/bathroom fixtures are old and must be updated ASAP! The room assigned to us smelled musty with a hint of insecticide! Once we even have to wait until 10:30 at night to be given bath towels! By the way, the sink leaked.... More

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Also Known As:
Lantaka Hotel Zamboanga
Address: Ns Vallderoza St., Mindanao 7000, Philippines
Location: Philippines > Mindanao > Zamboanga Peninsula > Zamboanga Sibugay Province > Zamboanga City
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Ranked #3 of 4 hotels in Zamboanga City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Lantaka Hotel 2*
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