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.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Hotel Centro

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Hotel Centro
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

477 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Hotel Centro
See the most recent reviews
Showing 445: English reviews
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Very relaxing ambiance, staff is very friendly..they will give you a free drink upon arrival..we waited for quite some time though as the room is not ready yet..stayed there for a night with hubby and son..swimming pool facilities are great too, you can rent lifebuoys or beach ball for 50 pesos..food was average..we enjoyed the buffet breakfast than the ala...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Lovetravellove
HotelCentroPPC, General Manager at Hotel Centro, responded to this review

Good day Lovetravellove. Thank you for choosing Hotel Centro. We acknowledge your concern about the room preparation and rest assured that we are committed in continuously improving our services. We are happy that you enjoyed our buffet breakfast and ala carte dinner! It would be great to see you here again so we can help you explore Puerto Princesa even...

Metro Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 10 June 2016

My travel to palawan is on a business trip. I like staying at hotel centro since the place is cozy. the staff are friendly and accommodating and the place is very relaxing. Upon entry to the hotel the smell of the air fresher they use is very relaxing. They have a restaurant so you don't have to go out. Its...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank jeni_babes
HotelCentroPPC, General Manager at Hotel Centro, responded to this review

Good day jeni_babes! Thank you for choosing to stay at Hotel Centro. We are glad that you found our hotel very relaxing and our staff very accommodating. We're also thrilled that you liked our buffet breakfast! We take pride in being our guests' home away from home. Hope to see you again when you visit Puerto Princesa, whether for business...

Taguig City, Philippines
Reviewed 6 June 2016

I and my family had our first ever trip in Palawan just last May 13-15 We stayed at Hotel Centro and I can say that choosing the hotel among other hotels was a great decision! The staff are all nice and friendly, the room is clean and even the meals being served there taste good. though the water in the...

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank sheshe69
HotelCentroPPC, General Manager at Hotel Centro, responded to this review

Good day sheshe69! Thank you for staying at Hotel Centro. We are glad that you and your family had a wonderful time here. We hope that we see you again soon as we help you explore Puerto Princesa even more. Thanks for recommending us!

Goa, India
Reviewed 3 June 2016

My friend & i stayed in Hotel Centro for 3 days. It is a very nice place, well maintained & good hotel. The restaurant has a great menu & food is good. Breakfast buffet too very good. Rooms a bit small tho' but all hotels make maximum use of space now a days. Only bathroom tiles & shower areas needed...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Vanessa M
HotelCentroPPC, General Manager at Hotel Centro, responded to this review

Good day Vanessa M. We are glad that you and your friend chose to stay at Hotel Centro and that you were pleased with our staff and accommodations. We acknowledge your concerns and we will try to improve our services in order to provide a better experience for all of our guests. We hope that we see you again on...

Tacloban, Philippines
Reviewed 31 May 2016

My stay in Hotel Centro is great. with warm welcome from the Airport and ferrying us back on our way home. the rooms are maked up everyday. Its convention halls are awesome.... i am willing to go back

 Report
Helpful?
Thank chackphil101469
HotelCentroPPC, General Manager at Hotel Centro, responded to this review

Good day chackphil101469! Thank you for choosing Hotel Centro. We are happy that you liked your stay here with us. We definitely hope that we see you again on your next Puerto Princesa visit!

New York City, New York
Reviewed 30 May 2016

Hotel Centro is one of the best and modern hotel in Puerto Princesa. The staff are great and friendly and are willing to accommodate the needs of their guest. The guest services even follows up the next day to ensure that your stay is up to par and even ask for suggesting on how to improve it. I guess now...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Rene F
HotelCentroPPC, General Manager at Hotel Centro, responded to this review

Good day Rene F, Your review has been very informative. We acknowledge your concerns about cleanliness; we will try to improve our services and amenities in order to provide a better experience for all of our guests. We are glad that our staff were able to meet your expectations. Hopefully, we get to be of service to you again on...

Batangas Province, Philippines
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Experience were not excellent as expected...compare to my previous stay... breakfast not enough food as early as 7:30 and restaurant during night around 10pm were not so accomodating on customers need.. not approachable...

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
2Thank mimaranan
HotelCentroPPC, General Manager at Hotel Centro, responded to this review

Good day mimaranan. Thank you for choosing Hotel Centro. We acknowledge your concerns and rest assured that we are committed in continuously improving our services and training our staff so they can provide the best possible accommodation for our guests.

Reviewed 21 May 2016

The barbeque buffet offer a great selection for foodies. It is put up in the pool area if the weather is good and moved inside if it rains. The ambiance is nice for people who want to unwind. The food selection ranges from fish, pork, etc. The buffet is offered for 488 Php. They also offer a la carte meals....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Clarice Joy T
HotelCentroPPC, General Manager at Hotel Centro, responded to this review

Good day Clarice Joy T. Thank you for choosing to stay at Hotel Centro. We are glad that you have liked your experience with us here and that you loved the food that we have prepared for you. We hope to see you when you visit Puerto Princesa again.

Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

Since I am craving for seafood at the moment, I remember the seafood gata from this hotel. :) Last February, we had a chance to try their barbeque buffet and some of a la carte meals. I tried different bbqs including pork, chicken, fish and vegetables but I enjoyed more their a la carte meals. They served us Crispy Pork...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Analyn B
HotelCentroPPC, General Manager at Hotel Centro, responded to this review

Good day Analyn B. Thank you for choosing to stay at Hotel Centro. We are glad that you tried and loved our Seafood Gata! We will continuously welcome you with smiles and warm greetings on your next visit here at Puerto Princesa.

Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 20 May 2016

I chose this hotel as it was the assembling point of a diving trip. We arrived by hotel free shuttle with a very talkative transfer guide. When we arrived at about 18:00 hours, one hour late, the guide was still waiting for us. We were disappointed to find a very small room. The plus side is very large swimming pool,...

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank Yue Wah C
HotelCentroPPC, General Manager at Hotel Centro, responded to this review

Good day RyanChan. Thank you for choosing Hotel Centro. We acknowledge your concerns and we will try to improve our services and amenities in order to provide a better experience for our guests.

667 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (219)
Viewed
Room/Suite (37)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (53)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (27)
Viewed
Dining (15)
Viewed
View from Room (2)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (2)
Viewed
Bathroom (10)
Viewed
0:48
Videos (1)
Viewed
Other (72)

TripAdvisor Photos: Professional photos exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisor

Viewed
All TripAdvisor Photos (378)
Viewed
Amenities (59)
Viewed
Other (4)
Viewed
Deluxe Twin Room (36)
Viewed
Family Suite (58)
Viewed
Honeymoon Suite (65)
Viewed
Lounge Chairs (4)
Viewed
Pool (16)
Viewed
Dining (34)
Viewed
Shower Room (11)
Viewed
The Hotel (91)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (70)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (2)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (27)
Viewed
Room/Suite (12)
Viewed
Dining (9)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (9)
Viewed
Other (11)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Puerto Princesa hotels
1.9 km away
Aziza Paradise Hotel
Aziza Paradise Hotel
#19 of 47 in Puerto Princesa
295 reviews
2.5 km away
Floral Villarosa
Floral Villarosa
#3 of 47 in Puerto Princesa
218 reviews
1.6 km away
Holiday Suites
Holiday Suites
#10 of 47 in Puerto Princesa
156 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
24.3 km away
BEST WESTERN Plus The Ivywall Hotel
BEST WESTERN Plus The Ivywall Ho...
#7 of 47 in Puerto Princesa
141 reviews
3.6 km away
Princesa Garden Island Resort & Spa
Princesa Garden Island Resort & ...
#9 of 47 in Puerto Princesa
408 reviews
2.2 km away
One Manalo Place Hotel
One Manalo Place Hotel
#14 of 47 in Puerto Princesa
147 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled in 1.2 hectares of verdant surroundings in the heart of Puerto Princesa, Hotel Centro allows you to relax in and commune with nature. It offers air-conditioned rooms, all of which have cable TV, mini-bar, and coffee/tea maker. Some of its amenities are business centre with high-speed Internet access, swimming pool, and airport and city transfers. While staying here you can visit some tourist spots like Puerto Princesa Underground River, Honda Bay Islands, Ugong Rock Spelunking and Zipline. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Centro

Address: San Pedro National Highway, Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island 5300, Philippines
Region: Philippines > Mimaropa > Palawan Province > Palawan Island > Puerto Princesa
Price Range: $69 - $107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Centro 3.5*
Number of rooms: 111
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, HostelWorld, Asiatravel.com Holdings, Orbitz and Travelocity so you can book your Hotel Centro reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Hotel Centro Palawan Island/Puerto Princesa
Hotel Style:
#4 Spa Hotel in Puerto Princesa
#6 Family Hotel in Puerto Princesa
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

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Hotel Centro staff and other travellers.
9 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (9)

Questions? Get answers from Hotel Centro staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Family suite ”
 of 5 bubbles cleo_stef, 25 Feb 2017 | Read review
“There's an elevator. We had a room with two beds. Not the largest, but good enough. Includes fridge.”
 of 5 bubbles rayr385, 25 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Clean room but too small for 3 people. I like the down comforter. The bathroom is small, no hot water on the sink.”
 of 5 bubbles mabelk2017, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“room with the pool view”
 of 5 bubbles attysjl, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Hotel is relatively new but would suggest higher floors for less noise.”
 of 5 bubbles bingv2014, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
5 of 5