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Dolarog Beach Resort

El Nido, Palawan Island 5313 , Philippines
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016

My husband and I decided to stay at Dolarog beach resort because we were enchanted by the beauty of nature surrounded this place as seen in pictures. Despite negative feedback, we carefully went thru those reviews to find out the cons about this place so we can prepare for the worst. After spending 2 nights, we enjoyed our stay and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016

Located on a remote beach with a breath-taking view. Ideal for small children as sea water is very shallow. Transport to and from El Nido by boat (bit pricey), 30 min beach-walk away from tricycle station which can take you to El Nido. Good restaurant and Italian wine celllar goods available for purchase. Available: a sea pool, reading room,TV /DVD... More 

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Thank Michał B
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016

Stayed one night at the end of a stunning holiday in & around El Nido. Was expecting the worst after some reviews but was (relatively) pleasantly surprised. First things first - yes it's basic, and probably more basic than the cost would lead you to expect. The rooms have slats instead of windows, no hot water (in our room anyway)... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016 via mobile

After spending most of our trip in some hotel that or not that nice, we wanted to spend our 2 last nights in a good one. The pictures aren't lying, the place is really beautiful. The rooms are good. Except you have hot water for your first shower only. The Windows are some pieces of woods, so every moskitos in... More 

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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

After reading extreme mixed reviews of this hotel, my husband & I were nervous to stay here, so we cut down our original 4 night stay to 1 night. We thought it would be a pretty poor experience due to some of the bad reviews we read, however we were decently surprised by most of our experience. We arranged for... More 

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4 Thank janklob
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2015

Frustrating Irritating and worst experience ever 1) Staff is not co-operative, even the service is worst … no phones in room if you need something then you have to walk to front desk and ask them. 2) Everything is overprice, even there are so many hidden charges that you will know only when you u go there … Staff can... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2015

The view was beautiful from there and the room was ok. But I didn't enjoy the service and food. No one gave us any information about the island, how to go to the town (as there's no road near the hotel, had to walk on the beach for 30 minutes to reach the road and take a tricycle for 10-15... More 

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4 Thank giantpumpkin
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015 via mobile

Totally overprice . The place is nice but there is no service at all and food is very dissapointing and definitely not yummy. Plain food and not tasty. With people not trained and management not taking care of anything. Our room was a zoo. With big spiders, antz everywhere and geckos. There is nothing complimentary in the room. No water.... More 

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13 Thank Antonio L
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

My friend and I, we spend one month traveling around the Philippines. We stayed and experienced different types of accommodation: both in rural areas and in cities/towns. Everywhere we were treated with respect and people were nice and friendly. We spend 5 nights in Dolarog. It was the worst part of the trip due to the unprofessional behavior of the... More 

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Whistler, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Stunning location and good food. Helpful staff helped us with customizing trips and other needs. Sounds like other reviewers on here are expecting a 5 star resort at 3 star prices. We had a great time and would recommend to others. There is no internet at this resort, so plan ahead if you work from your phone/computer.

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Additional Information about Dolarog Beach Resort

Address: El Nido, Palawan Island 5313, Philippines
Location: Philippines > Mimaropa > Palawan Province > Palawan Island > El Nido
Price Range: $119 - $201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 18
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Dolarog Beach Resort El Nido, Palawan Island
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