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“Great package w/ very warm, accommodating & friendly staff”
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Althea's Place
Ranked #128 of 203 Puerto Princesa B&B and Inns
Reviewed October 10, 2012

My husband & I stayed here last Sep 30-Oct 3, 2012. The place is very near the airport. The place was under renovation but whatever was lacking was more than filled up by the warm, accommodating & friendly staff. It's a very quiet and peaceful place to stay for people who want to get away from the hustle of the noisy city (like us!). This hideaway even bested a popular hotel in coordinating with the tours. We were well informed of the time of our pick up for the tours(half day city, Underground River, Honda Bay) while our fellow tourists from other hotels were not even informed by the hotel lobby until the time we fetched them!. The 3N/4D stay with breakfast / dinner and tour package was all worth it and more. I hope travelers will enjoy our stay here as much as we did! Thanks for making our Puerto Princesa vacation more memorable :)

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  • Stayed: October 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed October 9, 2012

stayed her last 05-08 october 2012 wid my siblings... we like the place because it's near and only 10 mins form the airport... the staff are accomodating... the rooms are good, comfortable to sleep with... love the bathroom so nice... the food is so simple...
when we stayed here it's under renovation... the swimming pool is not available for use... but the place is nice... (",)

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Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile
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Stayed: February 2017, traveled with family
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Reviewed March 15, 2017 via mobile
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Stayed: March 2017, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed February 3, 2014 via mobile
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Stayed: February 2014, traveled solo
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Reviewed April 1, 2013
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  • Stayed: March 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed November 18, 2012
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Additional Information about Althea's Place

Address: Abueg.ext., Jacana Rd. | Bgy. Bancao-Bancao, Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island, Philippines (Formerly Fran's Pension House)
Location: Philippines > Mimaropa > Palawan Province > Palawan Island > Puerto Princesa
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Ranked #128 of 203 B&Bs / Inns in Puerto Princesa
Price Range: $32 - $78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Althea's Place 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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