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Angeles City, Philippines
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visitors had lots of complaints all of which were listened to by the management and hotel staff then promtly ignored. Most dangerous of the complaints was that the wet room floor became extreamly slippery when wet. A simple and cheap fix would be rubber mats. Also in the rooms was a brochure stating what was available in the Oriental Hotel...

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Few things to say about this place I booked double deluxe for one night as my normal hotel full a la Carina double deluxe my eye no fridge no complementary water no toiletries one glass between 2 no complementary breakfast same price as a lacarona but b fast was included when I did pay for b fast in swagman serve...

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

It's been a while since I was here and yeah the rooms are pretty basic. The restaurant and bar are very good though. Very good and nourishing Aussie fare and draft San Miguel. There are a lot of touts outside, but just ignore them.

Thank Brian_CNX
Metro Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Our family stayed here for one night. Reasonably priced for two double beds and 1 bunk bed, good for 6. The room was spacious enough with a flat screen TV, a desk and a fridge. Air con was good. There was hot water in the shower. It looked a bit old though. The elevator was small and wasn't working all...

Thank Maria R
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

I recently stayed at the swagman Having been there 3 months earlier I had expected . Unfortunately I had quite the opposite. We stayed in the 7th floor and as a result we had problems with our shower ... We had no hot water and a very low flow due to how high we were staying . There were cockroaches...

Thank Dean H
Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Stayed here 1 night in Feb 2016, 1 night in March 2016 and now 1 night Oct 2016. Unfortunately my flights get to Manila at 6pm and I cannot fly to Tacloban until the next day. Room have a fridge, but they are not plugged in when you check in. Air con always works, but they are getting old. Good...

Thank silivas2003
Puerto Princesa, Philippines
Reviewed 29 September 2016

This hotel is practical when it comes to the cost and location. It is near US Embassy, Robinsons Place Manila, UP Manila, PGH, and many more. Compared to other hotels in the same location, this is a cheaper accommodation. I recommend this for those who have appointments at US Embassy as this is very close to the hotel. They also...

Thank Joren Bon T
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Well, I spent more time at the Swagman in July and September. My July visit was great. Got picked up at the airport and had a decent room. The only problem was getting the shower water hot. The breakfast buffet was good and I took the Swagman Shuttle to Angeles with no problem. September was a different story. The room...

Thank Jon H
Hamilton, Bermuda
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Cheap and cheerful, with Aussie theme. Is in a downtown area with beggars, so take a cab for small change to the G-Point Smorgasbord. Had grief from taxis - they all wanted my fare - but generally, was pleased with the Swagman for the price I paid. Saw some miserable sights in the neighbourhood, but it's Manila. Good value at...

Thank Triangulated
Panglao Island, Philippines
Reviewed 22 August 2016

I visited twice this year in May and July. The free pickup from the airport is a real plus so there is no need to fight the traffic and deal with cabs. I understand the establishment was sold and the new owners have made some very noticeable upgrades. Most impressive was the change to the dining area, the staff is...

Thank Wayne R

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Additional Information about Swagman RPL Hotel Manila

Address: 411 A Flores St | Ermita, Manila, Luzon 1000, Philippines
Region: Philippines > Luzon > Metro Manila > Manila > Ermita
Price Range: $55 - $74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Swagman RPL Hotel Manila 3*
Number of rooms: 57
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