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Ester A. Lim Drive, Tawala, Panglao 6340 Philippines
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#6 of 36 B&Bs / Inns in Tawala

See why so many travelers make TipTop Hotel & Resort their small hotel of choice when visiting Tawala. Providing an ideal mix of value, comfort and convenience, it offers a family-friendly setting with an array of amenities designed for travelers like you.

Rooms at TipTop Hotel & Resort offer a refrigerator, air conditioning, and a minibar providing exceptional comfort and convenience, and guests can go online with free wifi.

Room service, a sun terrace, and a convenience store are some of the conveniences offered at this small hotel. A pool and a lounge will also help to make your stay even more special. If you are driving to TipTop Hotel & Resort, free parking is available.

While in Tawala be sure to experience local burritos favorites at Sunset Grill Authentic Mexican Food.

At TipTop Hotel & Resort, your comfort and satisfaction come first, and they look forward to welcoming you to Tawala.

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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar / lounge
Airport transportation
Convenience store
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Snack bar
Special diet menus
Shuttle bus service
Sun terrace
Laundry service
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Air conditioning
Room service
Bath / shower
Hair dryer
Seating area
Clothes rack
Wake-up service / alarm clock
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Room types
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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Languages Spoken
English, Filipino, German
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dobra59 wrote a review Apr 2019
Brisbane, Australia46 contributions12 helpful votes
I did book this hotel as many reviews are looks good but as my opinion there many (cons)minus matters. First of all restaurant open and inside even many fans should not be allowed smoking cause warm enough and smokes make it irresistable . The cleaners stingy to put enough towels even we kindly remind them second day they left only one shower towel but no face towel . Pool area is clean and enough sun chair but pool not enough filteration always many died flies on surface. Hotel location far from activities (beach restaurants and main road shops) especially day time you should really walk more than 10 minutes so cap or umberala protect from sun is vital (plus dusty and smelly road to walk) Pros restaurant waitress are friendly . Rooms are cleaned regularly . Their food selection good and well priced compare beach side tastless and expensive foods
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Date of stay: April 2019Trip type: Traveled on business
halfmun wrote a review Feb 2019
Jeju Island, South Korea205 contributions35 helpful votes
Yesterday, I visited Tiptop hotel restaurant with my wife. We ordered beef tanderloin steak and spicy shrimp pasta with fruit shake. The steak was very delicious and the pasta was good! And they served Peter Luger’s steak source!! :) However, I couldn’t see the red meat although I ordered medium rare steak. Plz remember this when you order steak!
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Date of stay: February 2019Trip type: Traveled as a couple
David G wrote a review Jan 2019
Dublin, Ireland64 contributions9 helpful votes
Been here 3 times with my wife and the food is great no matter what you order. It looks as made with love and care and the ladies taking your orders and nice, helpful and quite efficient. Location might not be the best since its not in the town center but its worth to walk those extra meters
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Date of stay: January 2019
rob012 wrote a review Dec 2018
england101 contributions70 helpful votes
I found this place after having intended to eat at the hotel tropical just down the road found they charged a ridiculous entrance fee I refused as was paying for a party of 8 people so in search of another restaurant came across Tiptop. The menu choice was vast and all of my party really enjoyed there food so much so that we came back to eat there another 3 times. The restaurant had a nice atmosphere and the staff were friendly and did there best for you. On my next visit to Bohol will definitely be back to Tiptop for dinner and they coped well with my party of 8 and 1 night 9 people with good food and service. I have not stayed or seen any of the rooms but it seems a nice place.
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Date of stay: November 2018
Trip type: Traveled with family
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heliumoneten22 wrote a review Nov 2018
Bangkok, Thailand10 contributions2 helpful votes
if you make a cheese burger with a stale bun it ruins it thats what i got and tiny serve of fries the meat was also overcooked its 320 pesos the owner needs to sort this out and and tell his cook what is stale bread i got a take away and had to go to the bakery to get good bread so i can eat my burger at lest toast it if you can't be bothered to go to the bakery very day i pay good mony to eat good food not stale bread
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Date of stay: November 2018
Trip type: Traveled solo
Gosia&Mark wrote a review Nov 2018
Hove, United Kingdom135 contributions17 helpful votes
We’ve stayed in Tip-top hotel for 3 nights. As a short stay accommodation Tip-top hotel is really good but room really needs an updated, especially bathroom plus better internet connection!! However It was very clean and bed was comfortable. Location is good as well, about 10 min walk from Alona beach. Restaurant is really great! Food is fresh and very tasty. Great value for money!
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Date of stay: October 2018Trip type: Traveled as a couple
mojorayjones wrote a review Oct 2018
Oakland, California98 contributions95 helpful votes
Werner runs a good operation. Family run business, married Swiss/Filippino couple with their son as head chef. Good sized rooms with comfortable beds. Hospitable staff, and nice Bistro downstairs with beer on tap. Swiss, German, and Filippino cuisine. Great value. A short walk to the beach. Bistro has lots of specials and live music occasionally.
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Date of stay: December 2017
Trip type: Traveled solo
Belinda V wrote a review Sep 2018
Sydney, Australia26 contributions10 helpful votes
We had a nice spacious room with a good air conditioner (a must in the heat!). There is a clean pool outlook from the balcony and friendly staff who can organise transfers and tours if needed. There is no direct access to the beach, but you can get an access pass which makes the beach a 2 minute walk away through a nice resort.
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Date of stay: August 2018
Trip type: Traveled as a couple
Room Tip: Upstairs at the back of the property.
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Wookiechan wrote a review May 2018
Melbourne, Australia21 contributions1 helpful vote
Really nice, quiet place to stay. Barely a 5 minute walk to Alona Beach, it's not as big and fancy as some others around, but offers fantastic value. Our room was clean and tidy, with a decent shower and good aircon. The breakfasts are also killer, with great coffee.
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Date of stay: May 2018
hugo B wrote a review May 2018
23 contributions7 helpful votes
Quiet, clean, big and confortable room, 10/15min by foot from alona beach, restaurant & swimming pool (haven’t tried), shop inside very pratical (food, alcohol, necessities...) We had a great night, however nothing special and not charming
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Date of stay: May 2018Trip type: Traveled as a couple
US$28 - US$34 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
PhilippinesVisayasBohol ProvincePanglao IslandPanglaoTawala
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Frequently Asked Questions about TipTop Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to TipTop Hotel?
Nearby attractions include Alona Beach (0.3 km), Aluna Beach Lounge (0.4 km), and Putt Putt Mini Golf (0.3 km).
What are some of the property amenities at TipTop Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at TipTop Hotel?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at TipTop Hotel?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and a snack bar during their stay.
Is parking available at TipTop Hotel?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to TipTop Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Garlic 'n lemon bistro, Shaka Bohol, and Saffron.
Are there opportunities to exercise at TipTop Hotel?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Does TipTop Hotel have an airport shuttle?
Yes, TipTop Hotel offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Does TipTop Hotel have airport transportation?
Yes, TipTop Hotel offers airport transportation for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at TipTop Hotel?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, German, and Filipino.
Are there any historical sites close to TipTop Hotel?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Balay Kabilin (13.7 km).