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Jotay Resort

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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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“the owner”(23 reviews)
“palaui island”(14 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
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All reviewsthe ownerwhite sand beachespalaui islandgreat value for moneywater sportsclean roomsfan roomfew beersshort drivecomfortable sleepmany thanksperfect place for us to staynight staygreat hospitalityhis wifecable tvother hotels
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Reviewed November 25, 2017

Super location, just yards from the beach! The room was perfectly adequate, clean and comfortable. I didn't realise it at the time, but I was offered a free upgrade on arrival, but I was happy enough with the original room. The hotel has it's own...More

Thank David W
Response from trevort836, Owner at Jotay ResortResponded November 28, 2017

Thank you so much for your very positive review, it is much appreciated. As you know, many guests seek reviews before they choose where to stay so yours greatly improves the chances of them reserving with us. I also had a good time chatting with...More

Reviewed October 23, 2017 via mobile

They have clean rooms and the staffs are friendly. Restaurants are accessible and they have a cute pool which is very relaxing. Just hope they serve more seafoods in their menu so we dont have to go outside to find one 😂. Their sizzling squid...More

Thank Larnz B
Response from trevort836, Owner at Jotay ResortResponded October 25, 2017

Hi, thank you taking your time to submit a review, it's very pleasing to note that you found us comfortable and friendly. Regarding sea foods, at this time of year they are very dependent on the weather conditions, which have not been conducive for fishing...More

Reviewed August 17, 2017

Fantastic location, excellent service and great accommodation at unbelievably cheap rates for the level of quality you receive. Great welcome from Trevor and his attentive staff who looked after us admirably all week. Nothing was too much trouble, boat trips, sea kayaks and snorkeling all...More

Thank Michael A
Response from trevort836, Owner at Jotay ResortResponded August 19, 2017

Hi, thank you so much for taking the time to submit a review about us, we are really happy that you had a good time and your kind comments too make it all worthwhile. Your comments will be posted also on the staff board so...More

Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

Great food in the restaurant with a lovely sea view, Trev is a welcoming host and the room was recently renovated, large and spacious. The prices are very affordable and the resort can offer local tours nearby. This is the best value for money resort...More

Thank Robster21
Response from trevort836, Owner at Jotay ResortResponded June 30, 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to submit a review, all comments, especially kind ones, like yours, are so welcome. They mean that our commitment to service and value do not go unnoticed by guests. Thank you again.

Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

We went to Sta. Ana for a quick getaway, without advanced booking. When we arrived, we went straight to Jotay's. The guard said they were fully booked so we went to check other hotels. Other hotels increased their rate as it was in the peak...More

Thank Dobs A
Response from trevort836, Owner at Jotay ResortResponded May 20, 2017

Thank you so much for submitting a review about us, we really do take note of all comments, good or bad. I will report your comment on the spicy shrimps to our kitchen, sorry they did not meet your expectation. Actually we do not allow...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Meeting Rooms
Business Center with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$32 - US$42 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$32 - US$42 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Robbie2902
December 13, 2017|
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Response from trevort836 | Property representative |
From Manila, both PAL Express and Cebu Pacific fly each fly once per day, some days twice, to Tuguegarao. Fares vary due to promos. Tuguegarao airport is about 160 kms away or just over 21/2 hours from Jotay. Anne Staff
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laurabaylon
September 5, 2017|
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Response from trevort836 | Property representative |
A boat trip from San Vicente to Cape Engano on Palaui is 1800 peso for a maximum of 8 pax, takes around 1 hour Pick up and drop off directly from Jotay is another 500 pesos Environmental Fee - 20 pesos/per pax Entrance... More
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laurabaylon
August 31, 2017|
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Response from trevort836 | Property representative |
We are about 3 hours further on from Tuguegarao. A private van is 2500 pesos one way, and a PUV van is about 180 pesos per person from Tuguegarao.regarding for the van going to aparri tour we can discuss that if you are here... More
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"Rooms overlooking the pool"
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