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La Rica Hotel

36 P. Zamora Street | Tacloban City, Tacloban, Leyte Province, Philippines
La Rica Hotel
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

coming in to tacloban on a very early flight prompted me to look for a hotel that has a room ready for occupancy in downtown. La Rica was the only place who had rooms to offer on a very reasonable rate. however: elevator: smell of used oil and sounded so old hallways: dark and so bare room: small, moldy smelling,... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Hotel/Resort name: Hotel La Rica Location: Tacloban Country: Philippines Booking year: 2013 Stars:* (1) Price: from: 850 PHP Staff service: OK the staff here is very friendly and helpful. Standard rooms: OK, the hotel looks old and small it need some paint since it looks like it's many years since the last time. [b]My Review:[/b] This is a typical crappy... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

UGLY - DISGUSTING - and cheated by the roomrate - the perfect mixture What people accept if they are in need - go to Tacloban and you know it Well I was not expect anything nice, but at least clean hmmmmmmm first all hotels was fully rented out and no room available so after the several addresses you accept what... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013 via mobile

The hallway was dark, no windows in the room, stained linens, torn towels, fuzzy tv reception and no internet connection. Its just near restaurants and other establishments. The rates are really cheap but the service is bad. You walk by the lobby and the staff are sleeping on the benches and stare at you. I told receptionist to prepare my... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2013

Good thing is its cheap. Bad thing is that even its cheap price is not worth for that kind of hotel.the lobby was dark that my 5 yr old daughter asked me if there was brownout in the place. Worst is that when we went out to grab some breakfast at about 8am,we were surprised to come back to our... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

Reasonably priced for such type of accommodation. Everything is within walking distance like food, transportation and entertainment. Rooms have hot and cold shower. Also has wi-fi, telephone and intercom connection. This is my choice hotel in Tacloban City.

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Cebu City, Philippines
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

I visited Tacloban last Oct. 20 for a solo business trip. I checked in this hotel but unfortunately, it has poor service. No towel in the room. I asked the room boy and told me that he will be back and still no towel till i checked out the next day. Noisy. Gloomy room. No sleeper. No Shampoo. Though, the... More 

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Beenleigh, Queensland, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2012

I stay there for the last 6 Years, we even got Married in La Rica. It is a small Hotel in a Central Location, very friendly and helpful staff, the Rooms are simple and clean, cheap rates, we get always a Discount, Bar on the top Floor for Entertaiment. We are going back in May 2012 and looking forawrd to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2010

La Rica is a fun & nice place. It's clean, peaceful & beautiful. Staff are so approachable & attentive.

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Manila, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2009

La Rica's rate is reasonable for budget travelers. It's location at the heart of the city is reason enough to make this "cute" hotel a place to stay.

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