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Lantaka Hotel

Ns Vallderoza St., Mindanao 7000, Philippines
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 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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Manila, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The bad side: the rooms are run down and badly need rennovation. The beds and mattresses no longer feel fresh and crisp. The room is stuffy but spacious. The comfort room works but not a hotel level of convenience. The water closet doesn't have good water flow. The bath tub squeaks and you feel like it's going to crack any... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

The hotel is old. But the view is quite good, but not majestic. You get to see sea (lol) the foods being served is good. The café is okay although the coffee is a bit far from those high end coffee shops in manila (so if you're from manila, don't expect it to be just like the coffee shop in... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

The hotel looks like it has not had an upgrade or renovation since the 1980s. Everything is old, but not yet run down. You can see that it was a very elegant place to stay years ago. The pool is very clean. The hotel is walking distance from Fort Pilar, Paseo del Mar (nightlife, tourism office and boarding the boat... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

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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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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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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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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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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