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D' Backpackers' Barn

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Alona Beach, 6340 Philippines
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#42 of 174 Specialty lodging in Panglao Island
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The place is located right at the Center of Panglao Island, where the action is. It is 10-minute walking distance to the famous Alona Beach, the dive shops, bars, and restaurants.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar / lounge
Beach
Darts
Airport transportation
Concierge
Non-smoking hotel
Street parking
Wifi
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Snack bar
Board games / puzzles
Shuttle bus service
Car hire
Outdoor furniture
Shared lounge / TV area
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Air conditioning
Bottled water
Clothes rack
Room types
Non-smoking rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Quaint
Budget
Languages Spoken
English

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Grade: 71 out of 100
12Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
0Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
18Reviews1Q+A0Room tips
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Mikkey wrote a review Mar 2020
5 contributions2 helpful votes
This hostel is not a party hostel so you can really feel peaceful during your stay. There's a free breakfast every day and a complimentary water refill in the common area which made my stay even more amazing. I definitely recommend this place to people who work remotely as the internet and data signal is reliable.
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Date of stay: February 2020
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mdabalena wrote a review Dec 2019
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Budget friendy. The place is near the alona beach, walking distance. A good place if you are just looking for a normal room. You can try their grilled foods at night. They have a free breakfast starting at 7am.
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Date of stay: December 2019Trip type: Traveled with friends
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deser-eyy! wrote a review Apr 2019
Metro Manila, Philippines49 contributions1 helpful vote
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I stayed in a double room which has 1 double bed, air-con, and spacious bathroom. The room was clean especially the bathroom. All were basic but the design of the room and the premises made it extra. I only stayed for 1 night since I was just looking for a cheap place near the airport. It was 10 to 15 mins drive from Panglao International Airport. Also, 10 to 15 mins walk to Alona Beach. The place is just along the highway and easy to find, no need to enter some narrow road or something. The people here were very accommodating. They provide service with a smile. I happen to have rented a car and the lady owner remove her car for me to be able to park beside the premises since parking spaces here near Alona are very limited. My stay is with free breakfast. They also offer some grilled foods at night which is really tasty for me. So you don't have to go out for dinner. I would definitely come back here and I recommend this place to solo travellers (since they also offer dormitories) or even couples for cheap stay but comfortable. I also commend their service. You can check booking.com for cheaper rates than walking in.
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Date of stay: April 2019Trip type: Traveled solo
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Response from usu111, Manager at D' Backpackers' Barn
Responded Apr 5, 2019
Thank you so much for sharing your journey with us. More happy travels!
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Rosa wrote a review Jan 2019
2 contributions
Bed full of bedbugs, staff knows and dont care about it, it was not there problem?? They didnt helped us and we left in the middle of the night, they even cant say sorry.. most terrible place Ive been.
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Date of stay: January 2019Trip type: Traveled with friends
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Response from naturavista, Manager at D' Backpackers' Barn
Responded Jan 31, 2019
Sorry, but we have Apologized Profusely Again and Again, and REFUNDED your money, but I apologize if you feel it's not enough. These bed bugs couldn't be controlled because they were also brought in by other travelers. We have undergone massive treatments, and many guests received cancellation requests from us during the quarantine. We have treated the room and changed the mattresses and we will continue to make sure that this never happens again. We hope that you will have more amazing adventures.
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jjc070567 wrote a review Oct 2018
Melbourne, Australia17 contributions2 helpful votes
Their staff is pro active and nice. Compared to other resorts that we have been. Rustic accommodation and good for expats who likes to back pack. They also serve quite okay local food and is affordable.
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Date of stay: October 2018Trip type: Traveled with friends
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Response from naturavista, Front Office Manager at D' Backpackers' Barn
Responded Oct 13, 2018
Thank you so much for sharing your journey with us. We will continue to do better. We wish you more amazing adventures!
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PRICE RANGE
$27 - $35 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
PhilippinesVisayasBohol ProvincePanglao Island
NUMBER OF ROOMS
12
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Frequently Asked Questions about D' Backpackers' Barn
What are some of the property amenities at D' Backpackers' Barn?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge.
What food & drink options are available at D' Backpackers' Barn?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at D' Backpackers' Barn?
Yes, free parking and street parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to D' Backpackers' Barn?
Conveniently located restaurants include Luna Rossa Vegetarian Italian Restaurant, Vanilla Sky Restaurant, and Barwoo.
Does D' Backpackers' Barn have an airport shuttle?
Yes, D' Backpackers' Barn offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are there any historical sites close to D' Backpackers' Barn?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Balay Kabilin (8.9 miles).