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Cebu, Phils.
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an old, small, 2-storey hotel right smack in the middle of Rizal Boulevard. I found it charming, I stayed here about 6 years ago and it hasn't changed much. Wooden plank floors, We got a family room with 2 beds. The sleeping area was sufficient for 2 adults and 2 kids. But the bed was not enough so...

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Philippines
Reviewed November 24, 2016 via mobile

There's no room available at this time since they're celebrating at the moment the Sandurot Festival from November 18 to 27, and I just showed up to inquire of their availability. The room that was offered to me was the Ocean View for Php2,600.00. I stayed for one night. The linens were soft as well as the pillows, I had...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed July 9, 2016

I stayed at this hotel for 4 nights. I was attending a conference at Silliman, so I wanted something convenient. I had not booked a room when I arrived because none of the hotels seemed good enough based on reviews here. We checked out this hotel before checking Bethel but, since that was fully booked, we decided to stay here....

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Reviewed June 24, 2016

I have traveled worldwide (27+ years) and must report this is the worst hotel I've ever stayed in. If you ignore my warnings and stay in this hotel... my words will ring in your ears "WORST HOTEL EVER!". We changed rooms 3 times to settle on a room where a spring in the bed did not stickup through the mattress...

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Makati, Philippines
Reviewed May 17, 2016

Have always stayed far from Rizal Boulevard whenever I find myself in Dumaguete. For a business trip, we got billeted here in La Residencia. Now I know it was wise to stay far from the boulevard. At night, the noise from the nearby pier can be a major sleep disruption. The rooms have undergone quite a haphazard renovation - wood...

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Reviewed April 26, 2016 via mobile

First room had a busted (really slow cooling) A/C. Water stains on shower divider. Bathroom fixtures were very corroded. Old linen. Dusty room. When I called the front desk to talk to the duty manager, they sent out the chef to talk to me about housekeeping issues; apparently he's the most senior guy at night. This hotel has a great...

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New Haven, Connecticut
Reviewed April 25, 2016

Close to Silliman University and downtown Dumaguete, makes this a good location if visiting the university and you enjoy walking around town or along the esplanade. The rooms in the front have balconies with french doors leading out to the balconies. Good views of the harbor from your room in the front. But these rooms are noisy because of the...

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Reviewed January 11, 2016

I didnt expect how good this room will be because i only paid 70USD but it's still much lower than my expectation. It was just stay over for next day to Dauin and really no other better choice compare this one.... The window is not able to stop any noise from outside, the restroom is poor like 20USD hotel (...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed November 27, 2015

There are few options to stay if popular hotels in Bias city are full. This place is closer to Dumaguete as compared to Bias. It is a small place & was recommended by our customer since there were no rooms available in La Planta which is closer to the URSUMCO sugar mill. The restaurant is trendy & on the opposite...

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Pasig, Philippines
Reviewed October 17, 2015

We stayed here, as it was recommended by one of our colleagues. My room was located at the city view room, which was bad for me, plus you can hear cars and motorcycles whizz pass by the street. I didn't like my stayed here.

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Address: Rizal Boulevard, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental 6204, Philippines
Location: Philippines > Visayas > Negros Island > Negros Oriental > Dumaguete City
Price Range: $45 - $65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 42
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“Choose rooms with views of th boulevard or even the one with balcony. Get room 201”
 of 5 bubbles BeachmomCebu, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Bay view rooms are noisy, but it's big.”
 of 5 bubbles islddreamer, Jul 9, 2016 | Read review
“Avoid the rooms along the side streets - tend to be noisy with karaoke joints blaring until late”
 of 5 bubbles oggier2016, May 17, 2016 | Read review
“Back rooms are quieter without views. Front rooms have nice views of esplanade and bay.”
 of 5 bubbles 971richardr, Apr 25, 2016 | Read review
“Ocean Front rooms are a nice location”
 of 5 bubbles Louie4444, Sep 29, 2015 | Read review
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