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Kukuks Nest Garden Restaurant and Pension House

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Reviewed 3 February 2016

I had my dinner here last night and it looks pretty cool outside because of its funky style. The moment I entered, I found out that the design and its lightning is quite dark and weird. The artistry was too much and its very disgusting in the eye. For the food, it was definitely cheap and tastes good. There were...

Thank Christy Mae O
Reviewed 3 December 2014 via mobile

Dont understand Why lonely planet recommends This place because yes it was cheap and The location is fine But The rooms Are quite dirty and The AC is loud as hell, and The bathroom is Not so attactive as Well, so i was really disappointed But if you Are looking for a cheap place With a good location, Then go...

Thank Sim M
koh chang
Reviewed 23 November 2014 via mobile

I have no idea why lonley planet recomend this place! It was super dirty and the staff was really unfriendley... The aircon wad kind of broken and everything was smelling. Its nice with all the paintings they have and the live music but thats defenatley no reason to stay there. Even the food was bad!!! I wouldnt stay there again....

Thank Yasmine W
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 28 August 2012

I don't know why this place was mentioned in the Lonely Planet, it's a dump... the bathroom and toilet were disgusting, the hot water didn't work if someone downstairs was using a tap, the staff weren't friendly, the rooms weren't clean, I saw a rat in my room at night... the only good point was that downstairs is a bar...

Thank Daniel D
Ridgewood, New Jersey
Reviewed 3 May 2012

I spent one night at Kukuk's and as a budget place, I don't expect much. The LP guide totally overhypes the place...I won't say it's horrible, but overall it's a pretty dingy place. Unfortunately if you are in Cebu City you made a wrong turn somewhere in the first place....as I found it to be one of the least appealing...

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 15 April 2012

My husband and I were travelling around the Philippines and needed to spend the night in Cebu to do some shopping for dive equipment en-route to a conservation project. We stayed here on recommendation from the Lonely Planet guide. BIG MISTAKE! We had a twin room. It was dirty, moquitos everywhere but no place to hang a net. The bathroom...

Thank Nopholopholis
Reviewed 22 February 2012

I was a bit pushed for time and trusted Lonely Planet on this one instead of reading reviews. Now I wish I had done! I'm actually here now, it's 5am and I can't sleep because I keep getting bitten by bed bugs. The sheets are covered in cigarette burns and stains. The shared bathrooms are absolutely disgusting. Only positives, the...

1Thank BHolly88
New York, New York, United States
Reviewed 6 February 2012

I found this place on my travel book. It was late when me and my gf arrived at this place. We were so tired from our long flight and we were expecting at least a decent room but it was a BIG disappointment. The restroom/bathroom is dirty and disgusting.The staff are not too friendly and can't hardly understand and speak...

Thank Will J
Reviewed 6 December 2011

Lonely planet is wrong!!! Room was big but really dark and dingy... It was like being in an attic with loads of random furniture in it and was really loud with the traffic from highway outside and the bar downstairs. The bar had good vibe... But everytime we got the bill they manage to "mistakenly" add in some extra items...

Thank Garydave
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 28 November 2011

A bit run down and disorganised. However, the ambiance of the café and resto is quite nice. First off, we had made a reservation previously, which had been confirmed only 2 days before arrival, as we were arriving quite late. When we arrived, they had absolutely no record of our reservation and were fully booked. We decided to give it...

1Thank Yulboy

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Address: 157 Gorordo Avenue, Cebu City 6000, Philippines
Region: Philippines > Visayas > Cebu Island > Cebu City
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Kukuks Nest Garden Restaurant And Pension House Hotel Cebu City
Kukuks Nest Garden Restaurant And Pension House Cebu Island/Cebu City
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“If you're in a very tight budget, then that's the only time you could choose this one.”
 of 5 bubbles christymaeo, 2 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Here's a tip - don't stay here”
 of 5 bubbles DanielD184, 28 Aug 2012 | Read review
“Don't go near room 1”
 of 5 bubbles BHolly88, 22 Feb 2012 | Read review
“Kiwi Lodge is better and it's just walking distance form Ayala mall and 5mins drive the other mall.”
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