We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Overview
636 Gen. Malvar St. Malate, Manila, Luzon Philippines See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Concierge
2 Star accommodation
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]}}
Reviews (50)
Filter reviews
40 results
Traveler rating
9
25
6
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
9
25
6
0
0
See what travelers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 40 reviews
Reviewed August 19, 2018

The Malvar Hostel is located in the centre of the city about three blocks from Robinsons department store. Although it is located in Malate (lots of bars and massage parlours), the hostel was quiet and secure. It is a good place to stay when in...More

Thank DavidGunn1
Reviewed January 10, 2018

Have stayed here a couple times, but the smoking in the common areas is a definite turn-off, and for that alone won't go back. The room was nice and well laid out, but then the hotel is quite new. Wifi is weak and intermittent. So...More

Thank danerobb
Reviewed December 19, 2016

Not too far from the airport yet close to many amenities. Clean hotel with everything working. Very pleasant staff who do the best during your stay. lots of restaurants and bars, plus a large shopping centre a few blocks away.

Thank planbee2016
Reviewed April 21, 2016

After returning from Palawan I stayed 2 nights at the Malvar Hostel in Malate, Manila. The Hostel is well situated near restaurants, massage parlours and karaoke bars. Just 2 blocks away there is the huge Robinson shopping mall, with restaurants, cinemas etc... A night, Malate...More

Thank MogioMakassar
Reviewed April 9, 2016 via mobile

The staff were definitely the highlight, super friendly and accommodating. The room we stayed in had no external windows (I don't think any of the rooms do) and was a bit damp. However very clean and well maintained. There was aircon which you couldn't adjust...More

Thank sarahausti
View more reviews
About
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Restaurant
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Business Center with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Details
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 926 nearby hotels
Rosa's Cozy Home
2 reviews
.04 miles away
Amelie Hotel Manila
184 reviews
.07 miles away
Pearl Garden Hotel
250 reviews
.08 miles away
Manila Manor Hotel
70 reviews
.09 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 13,656 nearby restaurants
Casa Armas
116 reviews
.08 miles away
Korean Village
56 reviews
.08 miles away
Oarhouse Pub of Manila
40 reviews
.05 miles away
Mr Poons
27 reviews
.12 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 2,428 nearby attractions
Robinsons Place Mall
867 reviews
.19 miles away
Malate Church
200 reviews
.28 miles away
Paco Park
220 reviews
.57 miles away
The Amazing Show
17 reviews
.41 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Malvar Hostel staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines
Room Tips
"Half-way down the interior likely best but more cigarette smoke ...?"
danerobb
Jan 10, 2018
Read review
"some interior rooms have no window, but then the window rooms do not have a view."
planbee2016
Dec 19, 2016
Read review
"Because of the location of the building there are no windows in the rooms."
MogioMakassar
Apr 21, 2016
Read review
"I find all rooms to be ok since they only have two floors. Nice stairs and spacious corridors."
zenyTaguig
Jul 7, 2015
Read review
Show More 
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing