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Moalboal Backpacker Lodge

Panagsama Beach, Moalboal, Philippines
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

This is the place tp stay for backpackers, it has cheap rooms (the dorms are one big room with some fans, not quite enough for escaping the heat...), a good location- a walking distance to most of the dive shops, friendly helpful staff, and a nice balcony to relax. I enjoyed it.

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Vinstra, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

This hostel is the best hostel I have ever stayed at. It's a great place with wonderful people. The staff is always there to help and take care of the guests. I have been here several times and I'm planning to go back there soon. I miss the atmosphere and the receptionist, Analou, who makes the best BBQ's you have... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Having the rooms booked in advance, we were delighted to have checked-in really fast. We never waited in line nor never had to look for other accomodations in the area. You really get what you pay for. The rooms are cozy and warm, and the amenities are excellent. However, there is a certain negative vibe around the general area of... More

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Grenoble, Rhone-Alpes, France
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

I stayed here for 4 nights while diving. This place is great but bear in mind this is a Bag packer's place. The dorms are OK, I had no chance to get a good sleep as the whole area is very noisy. It's kept quite clean and the Staff is great, friendly and helpful. If you're looking for a cheap... More

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Canada
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

We stayed here for 4 or 5 nights in dec. Through our travels. Location was perfect, amazing snorkeling across the road- . You can also dive right there too. We snorkeled everyday and always saw something new. Not the best location to just swim as its all coral pretty much from the beach out. However extremely close to another beach... More

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28 reviews 28 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Ive checked on internet some hours before arriving and that was really a good choice for me I met a lot of beautiful people, the owner is a german married with a philipina, the dorms are ok and the price too, its just near the seashore of panagsama beach, when ill come back i will for sure came here, kisses

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

It's good value for money and is most likely the absolute cheapest accommodation you can find in Panagsama Beach area. Dorm beds are about 275 pesos/night. Can be a bit noisy at nights due to the balcony hangout area and bars trying to drum up business. Mostly clean, showers tend to flood though. Very central location.

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Singapore, Singapore
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

place was easy going, relaxed and basic but ticked all the boxes of a hostel. Nice til chill bamboo area upstairs and a good positive vibe in the place. Loved the hammock and the whistling kettle. would stay again if i visited :)

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Charlottetown, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014 via mobile

Let's start with the good and end with the bad. GOOD: For a budget traveller, the price is right! The staff was exceptionally helpful and accommodating. We stayed in the Blue Gecko room which was a private room for two. It was spacious and clean. The staff even provided a jug of water and coffee upon our arrival. The location... More

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Battambang, Cambodia
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60 reviews 60 reviews
22 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

This is a perfect place for people on a budget. It's cheap and has kitchen facilities, which we used a lot to save some money. There's a relaxed atmosphere, and the place is so small that you get to know every one there if you stay a few days. We had the private room on top of the reception, and... More

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Address: Panagsama Beach, Moalboal, Philippines
Location: Philippines > Visayas > Cebu Island > Moalboal
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