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Manila, Philippines
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

He first time i Stayed here was on December 25,2009. I was with my family, we met sir Sammy Blas and he bumped us to the executive room for free! Second time I stayed here was last week, nov 6 2016. The room is very spacious for its price, with kitchen and sala (jr suite)! Homey spanish style ambiance with... More 

1 Thank mncasipit
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22 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

We really love the place. The room spacious and well-maintained. I love the location as it is near the downtown Laoag City. Room rate comes with breakfast and free wifi. Food at Saramsam was great! Thanks also to Jay for driving us around Ilocos. Kudos to all the staff for making our stay homey and memorable. Highly recommended and we... More 

3 Thank UgenF
Mandaue, Philippines
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I gathered that this place used to be a residential before it was turned into a pensionne house. Thus the decor speaks and breaths of the glorious days of old and still looking great even today. The toilet in the superior room is reminiscent of the batalan in the province. The antique furnitures compliment the 'balay' theme. The staff are... More 

1 Thank danhollero
Perth, Australia
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47 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Don't get lured by the pictures. The service is great and the rooms are big and relatively clean but the comfort is minimal. The backyard is full of barking dogs and chickens that won't let you enjoy more than 5 hours sleep. Obviously the acoustic isolation is non-existent. The reputation is due to the fusion restaurant next door that is... More 

1 Thank SylvainClarice
Quezon City
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21 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Balay da Blas is reasonably priced but could improve on a couple of things. First, they didn't have a phone in the room so everytime you need room service or if you need to ask the front desk for anything, you had to go to the reception (or use your mobile phone if you don't want the exercise). Which leads... More 

1 Thank Valerie S
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We were billeted at the old building which reminds me of old houses. The interior decorations had old aparadors of the sinaunang panahon. It was a comfortable stay, staff were very polite. Would recommend this place.

2 Thank Levi A
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130 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

Big, clean and comfy bedrooms with free breakfast for a low price.Located within the city. Staff are nice and accommodating. Free parking but limited slot. The pension house has it's own restaurant that serves authentic and mouthwatering Ilokano cuisine. Highly recommended!

1 Thank elianj
Manila, Philippines
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43 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

I booked 2 deluxe rooms at the new building, room 8 and the suite no. 2 at the old building. If you like atmosphere and heritage, the ones in the old building are spacious and fitted with colonial furniture. Room 8 has a beautiful shower stall. The ones in the new building are your standard hotel rooms. All the rooms... More 

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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

We stayed here because of a friend's wedding at Paoay. We also asked them to pick us up at the reception at Currimao. Staff was very friendly and really helpful. We kept on adjusting check in dates and pickup time but they were patient enough to give us what we needed. Always look for room 8. It has the best... More 

2 Thank Miguel D
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2016

We stayed here for 3 nights in April 2016. Our room was the cheapest and was simply furnished, quite basic but comfortable and clean with an en-suite shower room and toilet. The restaurant is considered one of the best in Laoag and we enjoyed our two evening meals there. Breakfast was included in the price and was very good also.... More 

1 Thank magicmags99

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Address: # 10 Giron St | Barangay 7-B, Laoag, Luzon 2900, Philippines
Region: Philippines > Luzon > Ilocos Region > Ilocos Norte Province > Laoag
Price Range: ₹ 2,257 - ₹ 4,788 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 13
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“The large room are the best... with earplugs”
 of 5 bubbles SylvainClarice, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Third floor has a nice Balcony”
 of 5 bubbles madmanurban, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“Higher floor rooms will have less noise from the kitchen staff that go to work early to prepare the breakfast service.”
 of 5 bubbles BartChua, 27 Mar 2016 | Read review
“It all depends on their interest. Go for antiquity or simply the new one.”
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