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Z Pad Residences
Ranked #3 of 21 Hotels in Tacloban
Reviewed April 28, 2013

Very happy with our stay at Zpad Residences. Clean, well appointed rooms. Good location. Short walk to local transportation. Close to airport. Very friendly, helpful staff. Excellent value. Will stay here again.

Stayed: April 2013, traveled as a couple
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Jerick Jao F, General Manager at Z Pad Residences, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2013

Dear Valued Guest,

Greetings from the hippest hotel in Tacloban City!

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent stay at Z Pad Residences. We are always delighted to read the positive experiences of our guests. Your feedback will be shared to the rest of the team and rest assured that all key points of comments and suggestions will be given a high regards.

We truly value your comments as these will help us improve on our services more.
On behalf of the management, we are looking forward in welcoming you again!

Thank you, once again for your kind words.

Best regards,

Jerick M. Florano

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Reviewed April 10, 2013

This place is ideal for travellers on a budget who require comfortable modern accommodation and a comfortable night's sleep. The rooms are very small with no view, just a small window onto a darkish vent for the air conditioning units to get rid of hot air. They all have ensuite bathrooms which are tiny (but nicely done), consisting of a shower/sink and toilet. The hotel rooms are arranged so there are about 3 rooms that share a kitchen/living area. So you may end up sharing the kitchen/living room with strangers unless you book a whole suite. The kitchen consists of a granite worktop and cupboards but had nothing else in them. However, if you call room service they will provided you a kettle, cutlery and crockery. The air conditioning units are quite noisy but effective. The beds are memory foam and really comfortable. There are lots of sari-sari stores a local bakery to buy coffee and bread for breakfast. There are also some local eateries and a Jollibee within a 2 minute walk. It is out of the centre of Tacloban but a 30 peso tricycle ride (or 100 peso if you look like a rich foreigner) will get you there. The staff are very helpful and the hotel is kept very clean.

  • Stayed: April 2013, traveled as a couple
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Thank Jonathan R
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Jerick Jao F, General Manager at Z Pad Residences, responded to this reviewResponded April 11, 2013

Dear Valued Guest,

Greetings from the hippest hotel in Tacloban City!

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent stay at Z Pad Residences. We are always delighted to read the positive experiences of our guests. Your feedback will be shared to the rest of the team and rest assured that all key points of comments and suggestions will be given a high regards.

We truly value your comments as these will help us improve on our services more.
On behalf of the management, we are looking forward in welcoming you again!

Thank you, once again for your kind words.

Best regards,

Jerick M. Florano

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Reviewed April 5, 2013

My room was for a single person for 950 per night, and I must say it was worth it. I love their bed. Best sleep ever,actually I just transferred from leyte park hotel to this new one, because leyte park hotel sucks big time. I'm so glad I found this zpad residence! The front desk was so helpful and greet you with a big smile, and the car service was good. And the breakfast was affordable. It says on their slogan that this place is the new hippest hotel in tacloban? Yes its true! Give it a try! You won't regret. And what I love the most that its electronic key card, less hassle than old moldy key I had on leyte park hotel. Thumbs up zpad residence!!

  • Stayed: February 2013
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1  Thank anjela07
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Jerick Jao F, General Manager at Z Pad Residences, responded to this reviewResponded April 8, 2013

Dear Valued Guest,

Greetings from the hippest hotel in Tacloban City!

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent stay at Z Pad Residences. We are always delighted to read the positive experiences of our guests. Your feedback will be shared to the rest of the team and rest assured that all key points of comments and suggestions will be given a high regards.

We truly value your comments as these will help us improve on our services more.
On behalf of the management, we are looking forward in welcoming you again!

Thank you, once again for your kind words.

Best regards,

Jerick M. Florano

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Reviewed April 2, 2013

I go to tacloban every month for business. work is tiring but every time I come home to the hotel I can really feel relax in my best sleep ever! The bed is like of a five star hotel. Service is good. Staff are friendly. Hope they'll keep it up!

  • Stayed: March 2013
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Thank GreatGatsbyStory
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Jerick Jao F, General Manager at Z Pad Residences, responded to this reviewResponded April 4, 2013

Dear Valued Guest,

Greetings from the hippest hotel in Tacloban City!

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent stay at Z Pad Residences. We are always delighted to read the positive experiences of our guests. Your feedback will be shared to the rest of the team and rest assured that all key points of comments and suggestions will be given a high regards.

We truly value your comments as these will help us improve on our services more.
On behalf of the management, we are looking forward in welcoming you again!

Thank you, once again for your kind words.

Best regards,

Jerick M. Florano

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Reviewed March 25, 2013

It is more than what i expected i thought it would be like any other budgetel, the service was excellent and welcoming, fresh new towels everyday and comfy beds, and for our 2 day stay i had the best nights sleep i've ever had in a hotel. And they have the cleanest restrooms and each room has a flat screen television and it has a big common area to mingle with everyone else.

  • Stayed: March 2013
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Thank hellogilly
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Jerick Jao F, General Manager at Z Pad Residences, responded to this reviewResponded March 27, 2013

Dear Valued Guest,

Greetings from the hippest hotel in Tacloban City!

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent stay at Z Pad Residences. We are always delighted to read the positive experiences of our guests. Your feedback will be shared to the rest of the team and rest assured that all key points of comments and suggestions will be given a high regards.

We truly value your comments as these will help us improve on our services more.
On behalf of the management, we are looking forward in welcoming you again!

Thank you, once again for your kind words.

Best regards,

Jerick M. Florano

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Reviewed March 11, 2013

This hotel is a luxury hotel disguising as a budget hotel. Top notch facilities with top notch service. I stayed at the mini-room, which was tiny, even for me. (I'm a tiny person too.) I was stressed initially with the thought of sharing a common area with strangers but you can always choose to not mingle with your neighbors. I think this place is awesome for groups and families because of the common area and the separate bedrooms. Feels just like home. The price is high for a budget hotel but worth it for the memory foam mattress and complete toiletries and excellent service. Perfect when you need a place to crash after a long flight, or in my case, before. They were also able to arrange transport for me early in the morning which I deeply appreciate. Although the hotel's location is far from the highway, it is in a secure area. I will definitely be coming back.

  • Stayed: March 2013
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1  Thank kristinemaemd
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Jerick Jao F, General Manager at Z Pad Residences, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2013

Dear Valued Guest,

Greetings from the hippest hotel in Tacloban City!

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent stay at Z Pad Residences. We are always delighted to read the positive experiences of our guests. Your feedback will be shared to the rest of the team and rest assured that all key points of comments and suggestions will be given a high regards.

We truly value your comments as these will help us improve on our services more.
On behalf of the management, we are looking forward in welcoming you again!

Thank you, once again for your kind words.

Best regards,

Jerick M. Florano

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Reviewed March 7, 2013

I always stay at Hotel A whenever I go for a business trip in Tacloban. But when I tried this hotel last month. I was really impressed. Very cozy rooms and very good service! But some cons though: 1. no breakfast 2. no swimming pool. But for the price, it's really a good deal!

Room Tip: Every room is perfect! =)
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  • Stayed: February 2013, traveled on business
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1  Thank j3ffry
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Jerick Jao F, General Manager at Z Pad Residences, responded to this reviewResponded March 8, 2013

Dear Valued Guest,

Greetings from the hippest hotel in Tacloban City!

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent stay at Z Pad Residences. We are always delighted to read the positive experiences of our guests.
Your feedback will be shared to the rest of the team. We truly value your comments as these will help us improve on our services more.

With regard to your concerns, we do serve plated breakfast and all day snacks (usually sandwiches) all for affordable prices. We have different breakfast options to choose from; you may refer directly in the menu lists situated inside your room or you may ask directly the front desk for any food order. And regarding the swimming pool concern, certainly we don't have it since we only have limited space area.

Thank you, once again for your kind words and we are looking forward in welcoming you again!

Best regards,

Jerick M. Florano

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Address: Dadison St, Tacloban, Leyte Province 6500, Philippines
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Location: Philippines > Visayas > Leyte Island > Leyte Province > Tacloban
Amenities:
Beverage Selection Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Room Service Suites
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Ranked #3 of 21 Hotels in Tacloban
Price Range: $23 - $31 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Z Pad Residences 2.5*
Number of rooms: 34
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Welcome to Zpad Residences Tacloban City, Leyte, Philippines, where all the things you need to relax, enjoy, and take pleasure in come at budget-friendly rates. Our newly opened hotel in Tacloban presents travelers with a great place to stay, offering superb features and various services that ensure a hassle-free vacation. All guestrooms boast a soothing ambience and are designed in such a way that they evoke a sense of inviting warmth - perfect after a day of touring around the city. Each space is equipped with fittings and amenities that provide comfort and convenience every time. Aside from all these, our hotel's location is very much accessible to restaurants, shops, and other establishments, while the Tacloban City Airport is just a few minutes' drive away. ... more   less 
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