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La Residencia Al Mar

Rizal Boulevard, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental, Philippines
La Residencia Al Mar
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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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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2011

We arrived in Dumaguete at around 1:30am from our 6 hrs. trip from Bacolod. Since we were very tired and wanted to sleep already we decided to check in this hotel. We asked for the cheapest room since we only need a place to spend the night. The receptionist told us that the cheapest room was P1970 good for 2... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2011

My friends and I were originally booked in an inn around 2 blocks away from La Residencia. I was terribly disappointed with the rooms we were given in that inn and as I was the one in the group responsible for our accommodations, I was likewise embarrassed. I was worried that the mis-hit would ruin what was so far a... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2009

First of all, think twice whether you want to stay in Dumaguete or not. We decided to spend one night here encouraged by positive reviews Dumaguete being a vibrant university town and quite different to other provincial centres in the Philippines. We did not find the town particularly charming - almost to the contrary. This was the only town we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2008

Next to Kyoto and Paris, I would probably want to live in Dumaguete too, given the chance. This is one place that's got just the right balance in terms of population, traffic (their version of traffic would be Manila's version of no traffic at all--this place is civilizations removed from Manila), culture and arts and wonderful people. It has a... More 

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