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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Great thing about Garnet is that it is on the Main Street in El Nido where all the restaurants are. Luckily the street that it is on is closed from 5:30pm - 5:30am, so you're able to walk around in the evenings and enjoy without having to worry about Traffic. First look, you may think it's a subpar hotel but... More 

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was my second time staying here - the first time (two years ago - in 2014) was so so but this time was really awful. I stayed here for 4 nights - the first 3 was ok but the last day was really..really terrbile for me. I and my wife came back the hotel at around 5pm - after... More 

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Thank Khang N

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great location, right in the centre of el nido. The hotel smells like damp, our room was a deluxe but had no window( room 8). Very noisy, our room was right next to a lounge area so there was a lot of noise early each morning which was annoying. The room didn't have a fridge. Wifi connection is poor (but... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The linens were grayish due to poor laundering and overuse.. There was no water in the bathroom. The shower head had no hanger. There was no face mirror anywhere in the room. The coffee corner was filthy. My family was very disappointed that we just packed up and left to check ib to another hotel even if I had already... More 

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Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

The hotel is overpriced and run down. We payed 3400 peso per night but it wasn't even worth the half. The bathroom was so bad that you had to think twice if its really necessary to take a shower. There was no toilet paper in the cr. You have to ask for it at the reception. Lucky for you if... More 

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Thank Robert P
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

This wasn't our first choice but everything else was fully booked. The air conditioning in our room was weak but the rooms were of a decent size. Bed was comfortable. You get free tea/ coffee in the communal area. Best thing about this place was the location. The hotel is literally less than 5 mins to the beach front. You... More 

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Reviewed 10 October 2016

Nice hotel nothing special but good value for money, stayed there 5 nights and was located in the middle of el nido everything is within walking distance and quiet in the night, rooms were clean and with aircon, no hot shower however which would have been nice after a long day diving.

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Reviewed 16 August 2016

Location of this hotel is great.Its very accessible to the dive center where I booked in. Staff are accommodating and the hotel is clean. Wifi is very limited but its easy to connect (just to check my email from time to time). Breakfast is served in Habibi where you can get nice food and view at the same time.Thanks to... More 

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Reviewed 20 June 2016

The hotel room is near to perfection unlike other 2 stars hotel however they don't offer free water at least but they do have free coffee or tea that you can get from the reception area. And their WiFi sucks. Its only a pocket wifi with low signal that you can only access at the reception area only. Hotel is... More 

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4 reviews
Reviewed 4 June 2016

Location is the only pro for this hotel..housekeeping and maintenance should do a better job..Few steps where the ferries for the island hopping are, otherwise youll have to get a tricycle or van to take you there. Very few nice hotels nearby.Try to check on other vendors before you book tours with the hotel..there are cheaper options, even half of... More 

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Additional Information about Hotel Garnet

Address: Calle Hama, Barangay Masagana, El Nido, Palawan Island 5313, Philippines
Region: Philippines > Mimaropa > Palawan Province > Palawan Island > El Nido
Price Range: ₹ 2,668 - ₹ 4,172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Garnet 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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Hotel Garnet El Nido, Palawan Island
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“rooms at the back are quieter..some guests just bangs their doors and is extremely loud..”
 of 5 bubbles 426marinelan, 3 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for one at back”
 of 5 bubbles sydcarnie, 7 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in the back are much quieter but the AC is older.”
 of 5 bubbles mailly2016, 5 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Choose rooms in the second floor, so you don't have to drag your things up to the 4th floor.”
 of 5 bubbles snoodlese, 8 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Upper floors have rooms with beach front views at the front of the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles MarkJalanJalan, 18 Jul 2015 | Read review
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