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Puerto Princesa, Philippines
Reviewed 29 January 2016

I came Back in this pension after one year and i must Say that they improved a lot in compare the Last year,new interior painting and design the staff they are always Kind and helpfull anytime Benjie,gerry, ronnie ,nac,Jude,Jun a Very special thanks for the hotel manager madame Tricia. See you next year

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Reviewed 7 October 2015

The only good thing about this inn is that its in the center of the city proper. So good restaurants are all nearby. The things I hate about this inn is that every one is so gloomy even the guy at the lobby. Our paid breakfast isn't even served unless you tell them to. Our room is all dusty and...

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Manila
Reviewed 4 May 2015

Had stayed here in the past and stayed now for 3nites,,, very disappointed ... if you check their website http://www.duchesspensionpalawan.com/servicesoffered.htm, it projects a great look on the outside ... the "new kitchen" attracted me - which is not there... Sad to say, the place is getting dilapidated - lots of ants, TV connection is so bad, only 2 channels are...

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Reviewed 23 February 2015 via mobile

If you are looking for nice, calm and what's more important cheap place to stay in Puerto Princesa on your way to El Nido or San Vicente, Duchess Pension is your choice. For the group of three we paid 350 for a twin and 250 for a single budget fan room, which was pretty cool, even though we had to...

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Puerto Princesa, Philippines
Reviewed 11 February 2015

Went in This pension every time I was seat on the 4 bambù sofa I was bite by the mosquito are coming out!Need to clean or change sofa is better.Staff is always lazy and when we ask something they give us the impression that we disturb them! 1 was GRUMBLED at me in Tagalog with a bad face!! Remember your...

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Telford Shropshire
Reviewed 2 December 2013

Stayed at duchess to keep costs down, paid 600pesos for twin room with fan and cold water. We were going to take the singles with shared bathroom but only 2 toilet/showers per floor did not seem enough. Room was adequate, there was a tv but you had to pay to use it. Shower head was broken on arrival but this...

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Reviewed 17 June 2013

Our group of 5 stayed here last March and we were very happy with the place. We booked a family room (1200PhP/per night w/o air-con and 1300Php/per night w/ air-con) with 4 beds and paid extra 250Php/per night for 1 extra person and they arranged another bed for us between the double-decker and a big bed. The air-con worked well...

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Laoag, Philippines
Reviewed 2 June 2013

If your looking for a budget place to stay at, with clean rooms and near the city proper, you can stay at this place. Rooms are affordable, but everything needs to be paid of, like used of wifi including hot water which you need for a coffee. We check in at night, but no one ever assisted us with our...

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Taguig, Rizal, Philippines
Reviewed 28 January 2013

The Duchess Pension was first referred to me by my Dad when he went to Puerto Princesa alone. Upon my arrival this January, I found out for myself why my dad was so ecstatic about this place. The service was first-rate, and the rooms were excellent. We had a little issue during the storm (when a small section of the...

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Cainta, Rizal, Philippines
Reviewed 27 October 2012

good pts on: 1. our friend's child is free 2. i think the cheapest stay in Coron 3. personnels gave us privacy bec they dont care a lot (as if we arrived wet with sand fr island hopping or too late at nyt) 4. a 20 min walk fr the food chains/market 5. no deposit, no hidden charges however: 1....

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Address: 107 East Valencia St., 5300, Palawan", Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island 5300, Philippines
Region: Philippines > Mimaropa > Palawan Province > Palawan Island > Puerto Princesa
Price Range: $24 - $28 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Duchess Pension 2*
Number of rooms: 36
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Duchess Pension Hotel Puerto Princesa
Duchess Pension Palawan Island/Puerto Princesa
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“If u are sleeping on The budget room ask to have a room up on garden are more quite.”
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 of 5 bubbles 345kellys, 28 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Reserved budget room with common T/B - don't even try ... was repulsed by the pungent cigarette smell, upgraded to another higher priced room but not so good a value.”
 of 5 bubbles Mr_Gala, 3 May 2015 | Read review
“There is a Chicken farm opposite reception ask to the stuff for a room on the quite site! Dear manager must solve This noisy problem!!”
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 of 5 bubbles 345kellys, 10 Feb 2015 | Read review
“other here says choose room at the back away fr the street”
 of 5 bubbles Laarni397, 27 Oct 2012 | Read review
“Discuss with the front desk what you are looking for in a room”
 of 5 bubbles AdventureTraveler_11, 20 Aug 2012 | Read review
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