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The Ruins

Hda. Sta. Maria, Talisay, Negros Occidental, Philippines
+63 34 476 4334
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Pre Nup shoot

We did our pre nup shoot in this historic and nostalgic place last June 14. If you are into history... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
via mobile
Some history

A very interesting place to visit and taking selfies 🍹The best time to visit is sunset so you can... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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1 week ago
“Some history ”
2 weeks ago
“Good to know the historical background of Philippines”
Hda. Sta. Maria, Talisay, Negros Occidental, Philippines
+63 34 476 4334
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We did our pre nup shoot in this historic and nostalgic place last June 14. If you are into history and architecture then you can visit this place. Mostly tourists and locals goes here to have their photos taken with the structure in the background,...More

Thank manoeljava
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very interesting place to visit and taking selfies 🍹The best time to visit is sunset so you can experience when it's day light and night. A very worthy visit.

Thank Gerald X
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been there with my girlfriend and friends, and it offers good options for who wants to stay the whole day with family. The souvenir shop is very good, with several kinds of items. They also have restaurants and a garden where people uae to...More

Thank Giovani F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I loved exploring this historic building. Dubbed to be the Taj Mahal of the Philippines the Ruins was constructed to immortalize a man's love for his wife who died of childbirth. The structure itself is merely the shell of the house as it was burned...More

Thank Jenny B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was so excited to go to Bacolod to see this. However, I was disappointed when I entered the facility. The entrance fee is quite expensive for only seeing the Ruins. It is indeed a beautiful place.

Thank Rowzelle T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting The Ruins, the 'Taj Mahal of Negros Occidental' unfolds a sad love story etched in the walls of the beautiful mansion which was burned during the WWII to prevent it from being a possible headquarters of the Japanese invaders. The house burned for 3...More

Thank Girlie G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my sister visited here last year and we were amazed by the beauty of the ruins. Although its a bit far from the city but its worth yhe visit. My advice is if you want to take more picture without the crowd you...More

Thank Arcie917
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The perfect place to relax, enjoy the nature with the astonishing environment. Would love to get married in this magical place.

Thank Tezel M
Reviewed 20 May 2017

I loved my visit to the famed Bacolod city Ruins mainly because I actually enjoy history. Even though it is only a tourist attraction, I can tell that it would make a great location for events such as a wedding reception or anniversary. I won't...More

Thank justan0therface
Reviewed 19 May 2017

You need a private car or taxi to get to this place which is located I think 30 minutes from Bacolod City. You need to pay the entrance fee and it depends if you are an adult, student or senior citizen. I suggest if ever...More

Thank 1e0nard
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Ella D
Best way to get there from Cadiz to catch the sunset at The Ruins?
9 June 2017|
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Response from lacsonmansion | Property representative |
Take a CERES bus to Bacolod City and get off at the North Terminal of CERES beside the Pepsi Cola bottling plant. Then, take a tricycle ride to The RUINS.
Nina C
how do i get there coming from go hotels bacolod??
5 September 2016|
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Response from Joanna O | Reviewed this property |
Grab car is available in bacolod. We used that as our mode of transport the whole time. :)
Cathy C
What's the best time to go here?
5 August 2016|
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Response from The_RUINS | Property representative |
5 pm onwards.