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The Ruins

Hda. Sta. Maria, Talisay, Negros Occidental, Philippines
+63 34 476 4334
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Time to spend with my cousin

From Silay me and my cousin took a jeepney to Bacolod. From there we took a tricycle to visit the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
vjobianca
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San Mateo, Philippines
A beautiful love story

The place is hidden from the main road. Yet when we got inside, we are amazed by the grandeur it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kit A
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tour guide” (52 reviews)
“taj mahal” (35 reviews)
“entrance fee” (56 reviews)
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Hda. Sta. Maria, Talisay, Negros Occidental, Philippines
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+63 34 476 4334
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"tour guide"
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"taj mahal"
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"entrance fee"
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"souvenir shop"
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"his wife"
in 20 reviews
"bacolod city"
in 38 reviews
"visit this place"
in 15 reviews
"romantic place"
in 13 reviews
"take pictures"
in 23 reviews
"old mansion"
in 12 reviews
"sugar cane juice"
in 11 reviews
"in house"
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"food stalls"
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"great pictures"
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"world war"
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"tourist spot"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

From Silay me and my cousin took a jeepney to Bacolod. From there we took a tricycle to visit the place. The place is so historic. Good place to do pictorials. We really enjoyed the place and even we didn't realized the time that goes...More

Thank vjobianca
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place is hidden from the main road. Yet when we got inside, we are amazed by the grandeur it once was, esp with the guided tour that made the place come alive with the beautiful story behind the ruins. One of the most fascinating...More

Thank Kit A
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There's an entrance fee of PHP100 (or was it PHP110? Haha) to get inside. I went to the garden first (where the grass was a little muddy cause it's been raining) and then the house itself. The Ruins is definitely one of the most beautiful...More

Thank boonorbane1985
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You’ll love the place especially at night time. Great job for the best tour guide, Roger! Food is pricey so I suggest you pack your own.

Thank ramon jr m
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Since people thought you can't visit Bacolod without visiting this place, so my partner and I decided to check this place out. Most of the blogs I read advised to visit The Ruins during nighttime and so we did. We arrived right before sunset and...More

Thank CGraceGo
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The ruins is the only place you must visit if you're in Bacolod. It's a bit out of Bacolod city on the north but it's worth to go and spend some for it. If you wanna make it on budget you can take Jeep from...More

Thank tailor1989
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

According to history it was built in loving memory of a sugar baron’s wife. Mariano and Maria Braga had several children. However, on their 11th child, Maria slipped in their bathroom which caused her to bleed profusely. She was too fragile to travel so Mariano...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love the ambiance and the beautiful architecture of the place. The view is very romantic and relaxing most especially during sunset. The sugar cane juice is very refreshing, especially with the warm weather. It’s also well maintained and I must say that it’s a...More

Thank Liza G
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place was really nice, the last time I went there, they have a live band performing classic music <3 The place was also really good for photo shoot.

Thank Jade F
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

with the warmest welcome we have with our guide Mr. Laksoon, the history of the Ruins was clearly and inspiringly unique on how he delivered the story of the Lacson family. Actually utsnmy second time to visit place and I saw alot qas enhanced and...More

Thank brian z
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April Yoj B
28 March 2018|
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Response from The_RUINS | Property representative |
Unfortunately not as we do not have a picnic area with the proper facilities. We also do not allow outside food and drinks to be brought in except water.
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994rheanna
7 November 2017|
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Response from Bjørn P | Reviewed this property |
Grab taxi is good and the availebilty on grab taxi was exelent
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4 July 2017|
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Response from west23 | Reviewed this property |
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