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Hotel Alejandro

Paterno Street, Tacloban, Leyte Province 6500, Philippines
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Hotel Alejandro
Ranked #3 of 14 hotels in Tacloban
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 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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Penang Island, Malaysia
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44 reviews 44 reviews
22 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is charming on the exterior and one very floor there are old memorabilia of World War II all along the walls in framed photographs and manuscripts/letter. The rooms are dated and lighting is not great but when I was there this was one of the few hotels that was still open post Yolanda. I had a room on... More

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Quezon City, Philippines
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87 reviews 87 reviews
20 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel enjoyed a lot of unplanned coverage at the height of the mega typhoon , thanks to CNN's broadcast from its premises as the waters rose. Today, it is back in harness; hardly any traces of the devastation that may have set it back for months. The welcome addition is an outdoor grill that serves very reasonably priced dishes,... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014 via mobile

This my second visit to the Alejandro and can't commend it enough. They are currently renovating after Yolanda but even back in January it was the best place to stay. Now the pool is open and the rooms are being redecorated. Top marks for recovery! It's really busy though so try and book in advance.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

I stayed here for 4 nights and it was a safe heaven I looked forward to coming back to each night after a long day of aid work. Clean toilets, nice spacious rooms, everything you need for a short stay. The food at the hotel is awesome too. Only thing is wifi only works in the lobby and there is... More

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Toronto, Canada
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38 reviews 38 reviews
7 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

i stayed a couple of days in May to get away from the hot weather. It was the only hotel in tacloban with a pool. The room was average. The service was poor. the restaurant was ok. the breakfast was not included. Free wifi in lobby area. They were doing some reno work from the typhoon so the construction was... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
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350 reviews 350 reviews
76 hotel reviews
206 helpful votes 206 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

The Hotel Alejandro has seemingly been around forever, so it's great to see that it has weathered the latest challenges thrown at it by Typhoon Yolanda. The facade, lobby, spiral staircase are charming throw-backs to the past, and visitors interested in history can spend hours looking at the outstanding collection of photos and memorabilia from WWII and before, the MacArthur... More

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Makati, Philippines
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69 reviews 69 reviews
24 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Spent there three nights in two different weeks. The hotel still suffers from the typhoon surge. Partially rehabilitated. Humanitarian crowd is there. With big smiles and their laptops. Some bottles of poor wine available (15 euro each).

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Phoenix, Arizona
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

Hey to all that give bad reviews , where the hell do u think u are? If u want good hotels stay in the States! Idiots... Oh the aid workers who beg for money to help the poor in disasters seem to use the donated money to keep their butts in hotels instead of with the people they are there... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

I went to Tacloban to arrange for a meeting development partners. I was told that Tacloban was so ravaged by Typhoon Yolanda. The facade of the building is that of an old house (circa 1940's?). But there were newer extensions in 2 sides and at the back. The front desk was helpful and efficient. He gave me the LAST room... More

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71 reviews 71 reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Hotel Alejandro is open after Typhoon Yolanda and housing many relief workers. It has a pleasant restaurant, lobby cafe and a pleasant old-world atmosphere. The staff is professional and friendly (if not the fastest) and everything is just comfortable and generally what you would expect for the price. Note: I was here shortly after the typhoon, so things in Tacloban... More

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Address: Paterno Street, Tacloban, Leyte Province 6500, Philippines
Location: Philippines > Visayas > Leyte Island > Leyte Province > Tacloban
Also Known As:
Alejandro Hotel Tacloban
Hotel Alejandro Tacloban, Leyte Island

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