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Malate District

Manila, Luzon, Philippines
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Manila, Luzon, Philippines
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"adriatico street"
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"harrison plaza"
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"food vendors"
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"manila zoo"
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"wander around"
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"luneta park"
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"ocean park"
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"baywalk"
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"mall"
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"stadium"
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"philippines"
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"parts"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An exciting district to visit or stay. Always busy with plenty of shops, bars and restaurants. Close to the Baywalk and Ocean Park.

1  Thank David C
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Every time we come to the Philippines we stay in Malate for a week Prior to visiting inlaws down south. Great area close to the zoo fine shopping love the food perfect but a little warm.

Thank bfiskilis2018
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Reviewed 28 February 2018

Check in was seamless. It's our 3rd time here. The manager, Ms. Karen Niegas was so nice that she gave us a very spacious with a great view room. We will definitely be back.

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Reviewed 5 January 2018

interesting to see. sad to see the poverty levels. somewhat dangerous, but from uber -- nice and safe.

1  Thank TobySimkin
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Reviewed 26 December 2017

Malate shares with Ermita the distinction of being where WW2 and Korean War sailors showed up to take the edge off conflict, and in their own way, after kicking out the Japanese, returned to a lively spot bathed in the filth of low-end human commerce....More

2  Thank danerobb
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Reviewed 17 December 2017

Malate is the unofficial red light district area. Lots of bar and restaurants and you can see lots of working girls (prostitutes) lingering around this area. I gave the rating average because one man's meat is another man's poison. Streets are very narrow and it...More

3  Thank Danny T
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Reviewed 14 December 2017

Having Manila as the prot of entry and being determined to visit Intramuros, I booked a hotel in Malate. Narrow crowded streets, some vertical slums and open sky sewage are just a few reasons to avoid the place. One will be better off in Makati...More

2  Thank Niro K
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

i been n Malate so many times cuz my favorite hotel NEW WORLD MANILA BAY n Malate so its nice place and a lot of restaurants and ROBENSON MALL so u can spend very nice time

Thank mhdawonia
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Malate is the party district in this part of Manila. There are many places with entertainment; discos, live music, videoke, girlie bars. Lots of restaurants. Robinson'd mall is large and good.

1  Thank BluedogReview
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Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

The last time I was in Malate was 7 years ago. After being home after 7 years, I felt nothing changes in Manila, same old brand new. I think it gets more worst than before, street childrens get more and more, hookers all over, I...More

Thank faith z
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