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The Bruce

Solangon | San Juan, Philippines
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Beautiful location at San Juan, Siquijor. We stayed in a cottage with own kitchen and washroom. There are two popular restaurants in front of the resort, which makes it better. The staff were also very friendly. Pool and Kayaking were also available. Wifi is available but only in the reception area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a great 1 week stay at The Bruce. Check in was smooth, stayed in 2 rooms while we were there, first night room #4 a bungalow with 2 double beds (travelling with another couple) and then room #2 for the rest of the week. Rooms #1 and #2 face the beach with #3 nestled behind #2 but still with... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed in a beachfront cottage which was well equipped for self catering. Everything was comfortable and the decking was nice with a bench, coffee table and a dinner table. The location is about 10/15 minutes from the main town which is irrelevant as there is nothing there anyway. Opposite the Bruce is a nice restaurant named Dagsa which had... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

It was a good thing we did not experience any of the party noise experienced by some of the other reviewers of this place as we stayed in The Bruce on a weekday. We appreciated that their bungalows had its own kitchen which allowed us to cook our own food. Except for some ants in the kitchen and the limited... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

The Bungalows are well equipped for the independent couple or group that desire to do their own cooking. Water and gas is included in the rate. Unfortunately the Bungalows are very close together, and some of them have a view directly onto a pavilion popular among larger groups. The place also caters to large, rowdy groups of city Pinoys that... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Lovely bungalows on the beach with fridge, kitchenette, kitchen utensils and free water tank. There is a pleasant front porch with table, chairs and a little couch. Hammocks and canoes are available. It feels like your little home on Siquijor. The staff is very friendly and helpful: they allowed us to check out later in the afternoon. No restaurant on... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

my husband and I stayed three nights here and the first night they had very loud birthday party with live band on, the second night was Saturday and they have live band every Saturday until 1am. it was very very loud that it felt like we were sleeping in the middle of rock concert. we went there to relax but... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

My first time on Siquijor Island became pleasant and memorable because of The Bruce which made me feel being at home while on vacation. Our cottage has a kitchen and a refrigerator. On our arrival, we went to the local market and loaded the fridge with food that we cooked during our stay in the resort. Our cottage faces the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Spent there 5 weeks in Feb / March 2014. Best vacations ever! I plan to go back again in 2015 for minimum 4 weeks. Very nice and clean rooms, friendly stuff and owners, very good food in the restaurant.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

A very nice place that I would definitely go back to. My friends and I stayed at their tree house for 750 pesos a night. (Fan room and clean bathroom outside). They also have other rooms with private toilets that only cost about 1k to 1.5k. The hotel has wifi, a clean pool, hammocks, and kayaks you can borrow for... More 

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