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JJ's Backpackers Village

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Traveller (63)
Pool & Beach (25)
Dining (10)
Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good19%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible21%
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“private room”(5 reviews)
“awesome place”(4 reviews)
“chicken curry”(4 reviews)
Free Parking
Beachfront
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Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I stayed for four nights in the dorm: Pros Nice beach front to sunbathe / jog along (wear trainers) Dorm rooms was kept clean Fans worked Lockers provided Dorm room was reasonable (350P a night) Could store drinks, fruit etc in fridge On the main...More

Thank Kat M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went to JJ’s under recommendation from other travellers, but couldn’t wait to get out of there. Stayed 2 nights. Fantastic location by the beach, but the hostel lacked a real communal area that could seat all guests and thus was quiet anti-social. The staff...More

Thank Georgia P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Can't imagine what everyone loves about this place. i'd rather sleep on the street. Bed bugs infested not only our bodies but our luggage as well. This ruined the rest of our holiday. When confronted the guy gets mad at me and starts throwing stuff...More

1  Thank David C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After reading about it in lonely planet and reading the reviews on TripAdvisor I was a little disappointed when I checked into JJs. Firstly the staff are great and very friendly and it is cheap. I paid 700p for a single room with a shared...More

Thank Luke K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hostel is just amazing! Located in a wonderful beach that you can enjoy day and night. It is close to the town and the people working there are super friendly and nice. Also the dorms are nice and clean and the breakfast is delicious....More

Thank Giannis K
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Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$ 8 - US$ 15 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
US$ 8 - US$ 15 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Traveller (63)
Pool & Beach (25)
Dining (10)
Room & Suite (2)
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"Rooms closest to the beach are best"
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"Take the single beds in the dorm. It's quite hot in the bunk bed area. Bring off lotion!"
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"Dorm type (mixed) Php350/night"
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"The dorms and double rooms are both pretty nice. Make sure if you ask for anything extra to negotiate the..."
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