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Dave's Straw Hat Inn

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Marco Island, Florida
Reviewed 24 July 2016

The title pretty much says it all. On thing that may be helpful. There is a short walk through an alley way to reach the hotel. It is not something you would envision in the USA but seems to be quite common in the Philippines. It is not problematic as the walk takes you to a quite lovely setting. It...

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Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

This place is a nice hideaway. As soon as you close the gate behind you, the crowds and sounds disappear. Straw Hat sits in the middle of a bunch of little inns/hotels. None of them come close to Dave's. Friendly, very attentive staff. The beach is quiet. There are bars and restaurants that line the beachfront. If you head up...

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2Thank Alex G
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Hi! Stayed here last June 16-18 for a business trip and a little leisure. I chose to stay here because I read a lot of good reviews from others. Room- Simple and Clean Food- Very expensive but it taste good, but I would prefer to spend it in a better restaurant Location- Pretty long walk to get into the main...

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2Thank Henry L
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

We had a very pleasant stay here. The staff are extremely friendly and helpful and the welcome drink on arrival was very refreshing. The cottages had everything that you could need and it was very nice to be able to have a drink on your own private terrace. The location is great if you want to avoid the hustle and...

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1Thank Victoria S
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Its cheap, clean, simple rooms. Very nice people from DaveStraw, always smiling. Recommended on a budget & long trips Else, its far from station 2 (happening place), so if you dont want to walk too much everyday, if your stay is less than 3 or 4 days, try to get a hotel near Station 2 and probably beach front one....

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1Thank Krishna N
Reviewed 27 June 2016

We stayed here for 4 days and 3 nights this June 2016. They just had a small signage for recognition. At first, I thought that it is just a cheap hotel because of the rate but I was wrong. As soon as we got there, I was amazed by the ambiance. The staff were all smiles and the welcoming drink...

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2Thank Geraldine D
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Dave's Straw Hut Inn is a hidden gem in Boracay. Location wise, at first I found it far from mainstream action, since it is located at the far end of station 3. But once you enter, the place is cozy and homey. We found it as a nice retreat from the busy Boracay action. In all of our four nights...

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

I would recommend Daves Staw Hat Inn . Room is very clean , with air conditioning plus ceiling fan. The staff are very friendly and nothing is to much trouble for them . It's only 2 minutes walk to the lovely white sandy beach . Price is also very reasonable

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Philippines
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

We stayed there for 2 nights this May. Overall it is a very quaint and affordable place on station 3 esp. during the peak season. Special thanks to the staff who were very friendly and always ready to help. Loved the clean room and bathroom. They have a small library of books you can borrow. The less crowded station 3...

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Singapore
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Stayed with Dave's for 4 nights in earlier May. First, the welcome drink is AWESOME after all the heat from the travelling. Throughout the stay, the staff were all friendly and helpful. There was a short circuit one night but they came and rectify right away which didn't cause us any trouble at all. Awesome staff of Dave. If you...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A Charming Resting Place, which offers a serene and intimate tropical nirvana, located less than a minutes walk to the beautiful Boracay Island "white" beach. Allow the staff to cater to your needs while you spoil yourself in the beauty of Boracay. Enjoy the family atmosphere and those amenities that most big Boracay resorts offer without the high prices. We have been referred to as the "best budget hotel on Boracay," but without skimping on the comforts. ... more   less 

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Address: Sitio Angol, Manoc Manoc | Malay Aklan , 5608, Aklan Province 1265, Philippines
Region: Philippines > Visayas > Panay Island > Aklan Province > Boracay
Price Range: $56 - $104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Dave's Straw Hat Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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Also Known As:
Dave`s Straw Hat Hotel Boracay
Daves Straw Hat Boracay
Daves Straw Hat Hotel
Daves Straw Hat Inn
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