Harolds Mansion

205 Hibbard Avenue, Dumaguete, Negros, Visayas, Philippines | Hotel
Searching for availability...
*Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.
 

Travel Blogs from Dumaguete

Wish I made the most of it!!

A travel blog entry by adamwilson4 on Mar 13, 2014

5 photos

13th - 16th March In Cebu I looked on the internet at the cheapest way to get to Damaguete. I had a couple of options, either get the ferry straight from Cebu straight to Damaguete or catch a bus to the bottom of Cebu Island and hop on a short ferry crossing to the city of Damaguete. I decided on the second option. I screen shotted how much the …

Dining in Dumaguete

A travel blog entry by sacha.sukhia on Apr 08, 2012

10 photos

April 8-13, 2012

Finally! We have found a city in the Philippines that we really enjoy. Cebu City and Manila are fine and have all the amenities that you may need, but are both big and dirty. Dumaguete is big enough to have a good variety of shops and restaurants, but small enough that we were able to cycle everywhere in town without fear …

Snorkeling in Apo Island

11.10.09 Apo Island. Visayas, Filippinos.

Ei voitu vastustaa kiusausta lahtea katsastamaan Siquijorin etelapuolella sijaitsevaa Apo Islandia mahdollisuuden siihen ilmestyttya . Apo Island on listattu kirjaan '101 paikkaa jossa kayda ennen kuolemaasi' ja se tunnetaankin ihanteellisena sukellus kohteena. Neitseellinen 1000 vuotta vanha ko...

Apo Island, Negros Oriental, Philippines ilari

How has this hotel rated in the past?

  What's this?
Discover trends in hotel experiences based on real traveler reviews and ratings. Mouse over circles to see what some travelers had to say.

Location

This hotel is located on 205 Hibbard Avenue, Dumaguete.
Map this hotel

Amenities

       

    TravelPod Member ReviewsHarolds Mansion Dumaguete

    Reviewed by adamwilson4

    One of the best hostels in the world

    Reviewed Mar 12, 2014
    by (18 reviews) Bournemouth , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    Wicked hostel. One of the best hostels I've stayed in around the world.
    Staff are amazing and so so helpful. Brilliant roof top area and the food at the hostel is unbelievable. With out a doubt I would stay here again. Everyone needs to stay here if the are in town

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by sacha.sukhia

    Relaxed Hostel

    Reviewed Apr 8, 2012
    by (8 reviews) , Canada Flag of Canada

    Harold is a great guy and runs the hostel and tours very well. We did two days of diving with Harold's Mansion and the Glenn was a great guide with the dive boat being the best we have seen in the Philippines.
    The hostel was clean and roomy, they will do airport pick ups if you arrange in advance and there are free bicycles to use around the city. Only complaint is the inclusive continental breakfast, tea/coffee with a loaf of white wonder bread leaves a lot to be desired.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by hallaontour

    Budget Acommodation ... and budget for a reason

    Reviewed Dec 5, 2011
    by (9 reviews) Earlston , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    If you're only going to pay 500 pesos per night for a double room with ensuite bathroom you can't really expect 5 star deluxe accommodation, so we can't really complain about our stay there.

    Room was clean, shower worked (hot water too, which is a bonus). Yes is was noisy and annoying having people chilling out and getting drunk right outside our door (room 208 opens out onto the chillout balcony), but it was only for 3 nights and it was CHEAP!

    good if you're backpacking, want to meet fellow "travellers" and find out more about diving and travelling around the region. Not so great if you want room service, comfy beds and 500 count Egyptian cotton sheets

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by erics

    Any cheaper and they'd be...

    Reviewed Apr 3, 2011
    by (1 review) Berkeley , United States Flag of United States

    Great place, and I highly recommend the dive staff.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by 7tck7334

    A Mansion, in every sense.

    Reviewed May 29, 2010
    by (4 reviews) Cambridge , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    I had a deluxe room, which was big comfortable and all fully functioning. It was on the backside of the Mansion, i understand on the front side there is a lot of noise. Regardless of this the price is right, the cafe does some great tomato salads, and some of the best sandwiches i have had in the Philippines. The staff are all great fun, and only happy to help, the internet, while i was there worked a treat. Highly recommended. The Owner is currently embarking on building some eco hotel rooms...i wish him luck he is a great guy, full of knowledge and stories.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Harolds Mansion Dumaguete

    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good