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Apo lakay's house....so much to see and learn

The place is just a few minutes away from the sand dunes and they ask for 30 pesos entrance for... read more

Reviewed April 30, 2017
cham R
General Trias, Philippines
Ilocos Adventure

Very nice view of the lake! A welcome respite from the physical activity of the sand dunes. This... read more

Reviewed April 25, 2017
Manila, Philippines
via mobile
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Reviewed May 13, 2017

Glad my driver decided to stop here so I could visit. I love history and museums, so I was happy the house had been restored and open to the public. Entrance is 50 pesos. It would have been helpful if there had been a guide...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed April 30, 2017

The place is just a few minutes away from the sand dunes and they ask for 30 pesos entrance for adults and 10 for kids. I feel grateful to have visited this place, even though it was intentionally made as a residential abode of the...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank cham R
Reviewed April 25, 2017 via mobile

Very nice view of the lake! A welcome respite from the physical activity of the sand dunes. This was our third stop, and we enjoyed the view.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank iamraincrystal
Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

You will be brought back to the history. The house is owned by the Marcoses. The house is preserve from the furnitures, bed and paintings. You will also discover the late president projects when he was still in office.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank rasha_yen
Reviewed April 16, 2017

The house is not necessarily restored as it seems some of the rooms definitely need some attention. This structure definitely gives you an idea of what it was like in the days of old

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Ilo K
Reviewed April 14, 2017

It was a grand house and loved the use of sturdy premium wood all over the house. It was also a peek into the lives of the former occupants. Worth a visit if part of a package, otherwise I wouldn't pay for it separately. Not...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank MIrene D
Reviewed April 8, 2017

A huge mansion to describe, I dont know if they also own the lake beside (Paoay Lake) All parts of the house is spacious. But they have to put more information's about Marcos' life. To some up, it is really a historical place. Should be...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank anglcsn
Reviewed March 25, 2017

Accessible by tricycle for hire in laoag city it is located in paoay a different municipality of ilocos norte. Once you enter the house you will understand why former president marcos loves the place. You can feel the breeze from paoay lake all over the...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Andy B
Reviewed March 17, 2017

A friend took us here. I'm not a fan of dictators, so for me, this was a waste of time. They use it as a wedding and party venue. The only plus was that the store had some nice local woven blankets, at a better...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank rrosefar
Reviewed February 27, 2017

This home is beautiful and has a great lakeside setting. More information about Marco's presidency would be nice.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Calvin C
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Response from ReeiiinnnN | Reviewed this property |
it's part of our itenerary so they did not require us to pay anything in the area.
Beth R
July 8, 2016|
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Response from Chef T | Reviewed this property |
No, you need to pay for it. Prices vary depend if Adults or Children.