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Sanafe Lodge

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Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 4 March 2015

I stayed with a group of friends for 2 nights at Sanafe lodge and we occupied 3 rooms (two Deluxe and one Standard). The rooms provide the basic amenities, a quite comfortable bed, a working shower with somewhat warm water and a shower curtain (both not standard in that category in the Philippines). Deluxe rooms and standard rooms are not...

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Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 6 February 2015 via mobile

I am a solo backpacker, and I was plesently surprised to find this cheap dormitory in Banaue. Although not advertised since I was the only one in the dorm, and the hotel is obviously geared more towards couples on a romantic get away, I enjoyed the homey cabin feel and the gorgeous terrace. The staff I also found extremely helpful....

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Makati, Philippines
Reviewed 22 January 2015

Apologies for the delayed review, but here it goes. We generally chose this accommodation due to its good reviews and great views of the town. This lodge is not hard to locate since its located at the center of the town just beside the market and near the i guess public terminal. Since the lodge's check in time is XX:XX...

Reviewed 9 January 2015 via mobile

The lodge has a great view from the restaurant area and it has some of the better food in town. The staff were helpful and friendly. The rooms basic but pretty clean. Like most places round here there aren't and power points in the rooms. I did find a power point in the room at the far left of the...

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Stockton, California
Reviewed 4 January 2015

The restaurant and deck at Sanafe are amazing, looking out at the river below and other areas of the town. The rooms are simple and adequate and not expensive. Quite good for Banaue. We ate all our breakfasts and dinners here for two days and enjoyed every meal. I would stay here again.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 7 December 2014

This place is located high in banaue so offers great views from the Terrace. We stayed in a deluxe double (1600pesos). Bed is comfortable, shower was warm. Guide Regina took us on a two day tour to Bataan, with some great hiking. She knows a lot and is very flexible. We could leave our luggage in the storage in sanafe,...

2Thank anneconijn
Glencairn, Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 25 September 2014

Great location - a few steps from the market terminal. Terrace - the perfect terrace patio to drink/eat - magic views of the rice. Rooms - very old, old towels, old curtains, no plug points to charge electronic devices, grubby shower/toilet. Expensive rooms considering what it offers. Expensive food and drink in the town. Friendly owner and staff.

1Thank Justin H
Reviewed 10 September 2014

I traveled with my fiance on this trip for our anniversary. We only stayed one night in SanaFe at the Deluxe rooms downstairs. The town of Banaue is very small, we arrived at 7am and was allowed to use our room right away. I think the Deluxe rooms downstairs are new; for Php 1600 I found it value for your...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 5 August 2014

Our family (2 Adults & 2 Children) recently stayed at the Sanafe Lodge in Banaue. The lodge is centrally located and has wonderful views over the amazing rice terraces. After a day of touring we enjoyed coming back, sitting on the lovely veranda and taking in the views. Our room was the super deluxe with 2 queen beds and private...

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Reviewed 4 July 2014

I am rating this property 5/5 on a relative perspective. This is already the best property in Banaue and the restaurant is also the most expensive. It's good value for money, since the room is spotlessly clean and has a great view of the rice terraces. As previous reviews suggested, there are no plugs in the room and visitors must...

1Thank Michael T

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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
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Address: | Banaue Trade Center, Banaue, Luzon, Philippines
Region: Philippines > Luzon > Cordillera Region > Ifugao Province > Banaue
Number of rooms: 15
Also Known As:
Sanafe Hotel Banaue
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“Choose the privates, the shared showers looked on the rough side”
 of 5 bubbles UgneMatekonyte, 13 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with view, even if you pay more 300 php -worth it”
 of 5 bubbles AdiP1704, 13 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a room facing the terraces. You did not drag yourself all the way up to this otherwise ugly town to look at the street.”
 of 5 bubbles sheilds, 5 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Deluxe rooms have a great view of the rice terraces”
 of 5 bubbles Cheffy6, 10 May 2015 | Read review
“Deluxe rooms are not that much different from standard rooms. They're slightly bigger, though and are equipped with electric sockets.”
 of 5 bubbles ChP85, 4 Mar 2015 | Read review
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