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Harolds Mansion

205 Hibbard Avenue, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental, Philippines
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Ranked #12 of 42 Dumaguete City B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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34 reviews 34 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Harolds seems to be the buzzing epicentre of all tourism in Dumaguete. It is a really big hostel with a great rooftop terrace where breakfast is served, pool can be played and you can have food and drinks until late in the evening. We stayed in a double room with private bathroom. It was clean and decent with aircon. Nothing... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

People working there seem to hate their jobs and lack any kind of friendliness and helpfulness you are used to in the Philippines. It really diminishes the experience. Difficult to say if is their boss, a bad salary or just a disgust of tourist. The place offers competitive tour packages and has great rooftop chillout.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Harolds Mansion also owns a boat for dive and snorkel trips to Apo Island. But the whole boat operation is dangerous and unsafe !! My day on Harolds boat was a disaster ! The boat broke down at 11am and 9hours later we were still drifting in the open ocean, in the dark, and no life jackets and with 20... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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23 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice place to meet people, good location, good price, good information, good food, free wifi and free breakfast. We had a private family room, 3 single beds, aircon and TV for under 400pesos each....cant complain at that.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

5 nights at Harold's with 3 days of diving. I took a double fan room with en suite and it was fine. Clean, hot water so couldn't ask for much more. Friendly open social area up top which is a cool place to chill after diving. Pool table has definitely seen better days. Beers is cold and cheap. There's no... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Did not like hostel at all. Staff was grumpy all the time. Had to take an AC room that smelled mouldy for the first night and reserved fan room for the next night, but when we came back late from a day of diving fan room was not avaiable and we had to stay in the mouldy and more expensive... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for a few nights recently and I must admit I was entirely contented with my stay. The rooms have air-con and en-suites, however are a bit stuffy. It is really cheap though so you can't really go wrong. The main bad point was the receptionists who seemed rather disillusioned and seemed not to really want to be there... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I spent 5 days at Harolds mansion and it was an absolute pleasure. The rooms were very well priced and clean. There is a fourth floor open deck were a great menu is served at very good prices/. There is also free breakfast of sticky buns which were AMAZING! Took ,my open water dive class there and it was first... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I stayed at Harold's Mansion last month with some of my friends, we are currently travelling Asia so the price was perfect for our budget! Nice rooms with air con, tv, good showers. Harold looked after us well, gave us good advice, showed us around the town as weather was rubbish and even arranged surfing lessons! The wifi is only... More 

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53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 via mobile

Cheap prices and air conditioned rooms make it perfect for backpackers. The place is safe too with lockers to store your stuff. There is free wifi for guests, but not in the rooms, just in the upstairs bar, bit of a pain. As I said, cheap prices so it's never going to be luxury. Staff Just not being friendly or... More 

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Address: 205 Hibbard Avenue, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental, Philippines
Location: Philippines > Visayas > Negros Island > Negros Oriental > Dumaguete City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 8
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