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Herrera St, Quinale Albay, Tabaco City, Luzon 4511 Philippines
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#1 of 12 B&Bs / Inns in Tabaco City
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Tabaco City is one of the three main cities in the province of Albay, Bicol - along with Legazpi City and Ligao City. Tabaco is known for a few tourist destinations such as the exciting Mt. Mayon Skyline Adventure, the unique Whale Shark Interaction in Donsol, the extreme Wakeboarding in Camarines Sur Water Sports Complex and many others. After a long day of enjoying the scenic attractions in Tabaco we, at JJ Midcity Inn, would like nothing more than to complete your experience by providing you with the most comfortable and luxurious stay that you deserve. Besides providing you with the best stay possible, we would also like to have you experience the traditional warm hospitality of Bicolanos. Here at JJ Midcity Inn, we treat you like how we have treated our returning family members and visitors for hundreds of years. JJ Midcity Inn is only 20 minutes away from Legazpi Airport. So wherever you are flying from, give us a call right before you board and we'll be there to pick you up right when you land in Legazpi. This will make it convenient for you to get settled in and get you going in no time! In addition, we also offer day tours. We have a team of native Bicolano tour guides that know the ins and outs of the Bicol region - from historic places to hot new restaurants - to make sure that you get to experience Bicol the best way you can.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
Shuttle bus service
Business Center with Internet Access
Baggage storage
Non-smoking hotel
24-hour check-in
Valet parking
Wifi
Bar / lounge
Coffee shop
Restaurant
24-hour front desk
Express check-in / check-out
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Air conditioning
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Non-smoking rooms
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English, Filipino
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Cleo Rio wrote a review Aug 2022
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The hotel was good budget friendly. The foods and drinks was great. But one thing that marked my visit in this hotel is the on duty receptionist. She has a bad attitude . Yes, she entertain us but when we're going to check-in in our room one of my family member notices that she gossip to his Co-duty and make face with us. She needs more training when it comes to hospitality industry. As a receptionist she needs to be polite all the time in any kind of guests. I hope the management will be aware of this. This the first time we encountered like this situation. We checked-in July 28 , 2022 in the afternoon.
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Date of stay: July 2022Trip type: Traveled with family
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Responded 3 Sep 2022
Good day. We appreciate you bringing this to our attention. We value your review and the time you spent on this feedback. First, we would like to express our sincere apologies that we have not reached your expectations. Our mission is to provide our guests with only the most worthwhile experience, so please know that we are truly sorry for disappointing you. We have taken your suggestions into consideration and we promise you that we will thrive to make improvements to ensure that this incident will never happen again. We are still looking forward to welcoming you back here again. Hoping your next stay will be much more pleasant and you would then have a very good time. Best regards, JJ Midcity Inn.
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Annika B wrote a review Feb 2022
38 contributions14 helpful votes
1st we booked last minute because we were looking for a place to sty since we reached Tabaco around 12 and planned to stay for less than 12 hours. Upon booking, they gave us an option for a large bed. But they insist that we booked a bunkbed type room. The rooms are SUPER small and stuffy. Like 2x2 sq mts. Generally, they are as big as bathrooms. The bed feels itchy and smells like an old room. No floor rugs for bathroom, cold shower at night and super hot water in the morning, and they say they have parking, there ain't no proper parking. You can park when tenants below closes their stores. And if you get really lucky, you get a knock at your door at 1AM from the guard asking you to move your car because a party goer who parked before you is leaving. I suggest, go to next hotel. 2 points are for the friendly guard and housekeeping.
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Date of stay: February 2022Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Erika I wrote a review Dec 2021
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1 night with a King sized bed and half of the room only consist of the bed itself, 1/4 is the bathroom, 1/4 is a small area leading to the door. No tables to keep luggages, and you have to put them next to you on the bed. You also can’t get a good sleep because there is a karaoke on the next floor and there are full of shouting people in the hallway. We booked only one night but got an advisory that there will be no water the next day from 6am-11am because of water tank cleaning. They cannot adjust the time and asked us to wake up very early to just to use the water. No refund was given as well. If I were you, just go to another hotel.
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Date of stay: December 2021Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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S M wrote a review Nov 2019
Metro Manila53 contributions32 helpful votes
The facade of the building was a bit unassuming. To be honest, I had expected the worst because the building itself looked old and needed to be repainted. Inside, the restaurant was small but the function rooms were well equipped. The chairs were very comfortable and modern, but the flat screen monitor could be bigger. The food menu was extensive except for the desserts, where they only served 4 items including an overly sweet blueberry cheesecake. The hazelnut latte was quite good. Service was okay.
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Date of stay: November 2019
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Trip type: Traveled on business
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Mark P wrote a review Feb 2018
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Positive aspects : Staff genuinely very kind and helpful - Clean, comfortable and a reasonable price, so l will be recommending this nice hotel to my friends and colleagues. Negative aspects : Noise polution - The Karaoke room upstairs echoes around the hotel which can disrupt sleep or invade personal space. I love music and singing, but did not welcome excessive noise coming into the room. Soundproofing and reducing volume will give a higher star rating. I rate it 4 stars because l think it is a nice hotel with huge potential. Overall a positive experience - Thank you so much :)
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Date of stay: February 2018Trip type: Traveled as a couple
Room Tip: Reception level is quieter because it further away from the Karaoke noise on top floor
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Looksun wrote a review Nov 2017
5 contributions2 helpful votes
We stayed here for a night to catch a ferry going to Catanduanes early morning the next day. Our room was small but good enough for it's price. Location good and staff were accommodating. The only problem is that we can't seem to connect in their free wifi but all in all still a good place to stay.
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Date of stay: June 2016Trip type: Traveled with family
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Maria Cristina R wrote a review Jul 2017
15 contributions3 helpful votes
our family is a regular customer of mid city inn because of its location and affordable rate. it is clean and comfortable even for kids. what we like most is they offer a 12-hour rate which is cheaper and just enough hours for overnight stay. they also have a shuttle bus upon request that will take you to tabaco pier...
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Date of stay: July 2017
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Trip type: Traveled with family
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Cha S wrote a review Jun 2017
Manila, Philippines150 contributions103 helpful votes
When you travel on shoestring JJ Midcity Inn is A okay because you only have to pay Php1,000 per night in an aircon room with TV, wifi. And Tabaco City recently celebrated their #TabakFestival2017 I would love to stay there again.
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Date of stay: June 2017
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Trip type: Traveled solo
Room Tip: I love room C at the second floor because wifi there is GOOD!
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oyette2013 wrote a review Mar 2017
Metro Manila, Philippines65 contributions23 helpful votes
Tabaco, Albay is the birthplace of my mother. The primary reason why we opted to choose JJ Midcity Inn is because I had a nice experience talking to one of its staff who was very attentive when I made a call for a dinner reservation for my family a day before we arrived in Tabaco. My mother turned 81, and as a surprise gift to her, we granted her wish of celebrating it in her hometown and dine in one of the decent hotels in the area. Every month this hotel offer a set menu with variety of choices for families or group of people at a very affordable price. I chose set menu 1 good for 8-10 people at a price of 2,899.00! I also add blueberry cheesecake for only 500 which was good enough for our group. I commend the staff for being so nice and always have a smile for their clients. I would also like to say, that we never tried any of their rooms because we only dine at their in house restaurant. But so far, good reviews from others cited that their rooms were all clean.
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Date of stay: March 2017
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Trip type: Traveled with family
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SherwinJoseph wrote a review Mar 2017
Luzon, Philippines788 contributions141 helpful votes
JJ Midcity Inn is a mid-range hotel in Tabaco City, Albay. One of the few decent hotels in the area. The place is located at the city center; walking distance from the City hall, main Catholic church, city plaza, LCC mall, and market place. Rooms are very small with a small shower room, but these are well-lit and clean. However, it's difficult to move around. Place is very small. You don't have enough space for things, especially if you travel with big bags or luggage. There's no table available inside the room. Hot and cold water may not work at night. The position of the aircon unit directly vents out to the one sleeping, and may not be a good if get colds easily. There's no cabinet to store things and clothes. But this hotel is a good option if you are looking for an accessible place to stay while in Tabaco City.
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Date of stay: March 2017Trip type: Traveled on business
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PRICE RANGE
US$31 - US$40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
PhilippinesLuzonBicol RegionAlbay ProvinceTabaco City
NUMBER OF ROOMS
26
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Frequently Asked Questions about JJ Midcity Inn
Which popular attractions are close to JJ Midcity Inn?
Nearby attractions include St. John the Baptist Church (0.1 km) and Busay Falls (5.6 km).
What are some of the property amenities at JJ Midcity Inn?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at JJ Midcity Inn?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, air conditioning, and a desk.
What food & drink options are available at JJ Midcity Inn?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at JJ Midcity Inn?
Yes, free parking and valet parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to JJ Midcity Inn?
Conveniently located restaurants include Ishiaya's Garden Bistro, Cafe Molave and Souvenirs, and Graceland.
Does JJ Midcity Inn have an airport shuttle?
Yes, JJ Midcity Inn offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at JJ Midcity Inn?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Filipino.