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La Residencia Al Mar

Rizal Boulevard, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental, Philippines
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 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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Helsinki
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49 reviews 49 reviews
32 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Al Mar is situated beside the Rizal Avenue where is the sea on other side and restaurants and bars on other. The Seaport is in walking distance same the city center on Real street. Hotel is beautiful two floor building with balconies on the sea side. The room was comfortable and not too small. Breakfast in the downstair restaurant tasty.... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Noise everywhere...there is basically no sound insulation. You can hear the street noise obviously, and it's loud with all the traffic going on, but the worse is certainly the terrible karaoke next-door.. man these people should find another thing to do, they are so bad ! Room is decent, bathroom is borderline acceptable and service is subpar... arriving from coco... More 

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Mandaluyong
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114 reviews 114 reviews
43 hotel reviews
115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

This hotel is Centrally located in Dumaguete. It is near restaurants (walking distance to the House of Sans Rival) Some said that it was too noisy here. Honestly i didnt hear any noise and our room was just beside the road. The rooms are of a comfortable size. The beds were comfortable. The room we got did not have breakfast... More 

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Bergen, Norway
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We planned a 3 night stay at this hotel, but left after just one night. The location is good, architecture is nice, but the noise.. We spent much of this one night listening to the very untalented singers at the karaoke bar near to the hotel. Having a one year old child to care for, we moved to a more... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

I booked an Executive room facing the ocean thinking that it's really executive :) What a mistake! It overlooks a very busy and very noisy street full of tri-cycles (the only trasport in the city). Curtains had smudges of black in them. A wooden and very small room. I cancelled the same day and left!

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Manila
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Location is great! The hotel is right in front of the sea 'with its beautiful sunrise'. Other than this, the hotel is terrible. 1. Small room. Little space to move about. No table even for your lap top. 2. Small bathroom. Always wet, because there is very little 'covering' between shower room and the other part of the bathroom. 3.... More 

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St. George, Utah
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140 reviews 140 reviews
53 hotel reviews
279 helpful votes 279 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

The hotel is right in the middle of the seaside walk way. Very clean and safe. You feel you are in a classy hotel. Price is excellent for central location. The bar and restaurant are low cost. Friendly check in desk. Very important. Privacy. Enjoy Dumaguete!! Wonderful city.

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Melbourne, Australia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

We were recommended another hotel at our stay in Dumaguete. We walked in and walked out again. We then came to this place, beautiful large room with a beautiful view. Very happy he stayed here instead. Want to return

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manila, phil
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130 reviews 130 reviews
27 hotel reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

When we started planning our trip to Dumaguete, we thought of getting a hotel closer to the airport. But a friend suggested that we book a hotel along Rizal Blvd. La Residencia Al Mar has great location, right along Rizal Blvd. If you are coming from the Dumaguete Port, the hotel is within walking distance or a very short pedicab... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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22 reviews 22 reviews
20 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2013

La Residencia Almar is perfectly located on the boulevard offering sea views if you score a room in the front. We were lucky enough to have scored one of these while our friend had a room with no windows. Room was very small but nicely fitted. Bathroom ample space with rain shower and hot water. Outside dinning area was great... More 

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