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San Juan, Philippines
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are a lot of things I would complain about, but the main thing is that it was incredibly noisy at night. The "resort" (and the nearby resort, Mona Liza) had no sense of respect for guests that want to sleep early. When I complained about it to the front desk, I was basically told to "suck it up, it's... More 

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Thank Lester Y
Metro Manila, Philippines
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26 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything is basic, from the beds to bathroom to dining experience. 3 things that make them great are: 1 - Each room had so much space! Not just the suites but the single rooms too. And that's essential for beach lodging a think. 2 - Very affordable. Supposedly they havent increased their room rates since they opened years ago. So... More 

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Thank vivalamon
Makati, Philippines
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Writing this only now coz of an email in my mobile phone. Stayed there April 2014 on a Holy Week holiday (2 adults, 2 dogs) From numerous hotels that we inquired, it was the only hotel that accepts dogs as companions of guests. When we arrived there, they gave us the room at the ground floor near the front desk,... More 

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Thank BernardAllauigan
Mainz, Germany
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The most amazing people are running the place. We had a very warm welcome and were treated friendly throughout the stay. Now also serving delicious Peruvian food! Direct access to the beach. Pro-surf spot right outside. Strongly recommended!

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Thank Verena C
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13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

It's pricy for 2,500 pesos. AC was old and making noise, it did not make the room cool. Stains were evident in the toilet bowl. No toilettries given. Restaurant is not present, though they serve breakfast. On a lighter note, the place is accessible to the surfing area, if you want to take a stroll down the beach. The resort... More 

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Thank Jamaica B
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32 reviews
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Reviewed 29 May 2016

GOOD + Big airconditioned rooms can shelter you from the midday heat as you wait for the waves + The beach viewing decks are nice + Secured belongings because of the locks BAD - The shower controls are on the brink of collapsing (they're old!) - The toilets, although smelling clean, are tinged with yellow stains (old!) - The aircon... More 

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Thank Mozart P
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2016

The hotel is basic, but clean. Insects were at a minimum. The resort staff were all very friendly and helpful. Rona (the waitress cum chef, gave us a Tourist Map) and another lady from the administration told us about nearby pottery-making classes. We super enjoyed learning how to make clay pots! We also had fun surfing the gentle waves just... More 

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Thank MeowPaws
1 review
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

This place is highly recommended for those who seek to enjoy a peaceful beach getaway. We stayed at the president suite. The room was nice. The balcony was perfect for having coffee while watching the sunset. Surf area is just a couple of minutes away from the resort. The food is a little pricey but if you like to have... More 

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Thank Jacquelyn T
Taguig City, Philippines
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8 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2016

The resort is located in a quiet part of Urbiztondo beach making it an ideal location for travellers looking to surf as well as get some peace and quiet. The main beach is just minutes away should you wish to get surf lessons from the many surf shops along the beach. The rooms were quite spacious complete with a kitchenette... More 

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Thank John Lemuel J
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Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

Best Sunset View right in your own veranda. Less crowd, own beach front and very accomodating and very nice staff. Close to every one and very accessible not only to the beach but also in the road. Close to everything around the area. Experience walking down the beach.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Little Surfmaid Resort San Juan, the premier surfing resort in La Union, just 6 kilometers north of San Fernando City, Philippines. The Little Surfmaid offers a beautiful bar and restaurant fronting the surfing beach, luxurious air-conditioned rooms and suites with in-room safes, broadband internet, mini bars, and cable TV. We have surfing equipment for hire and offer surfing instruction. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Little Surfmaid Resort

Address: 170 Urbiztondo | San Juan, Luzon 2514, Philippines
Region: Philippines > Luzon > Ilocos Region > La Union Province
Price Range: £33 - £48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
The Little Surfmaid Hotel La Union Province
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#2 Top resorts Hotel in La Union Province
#4 On the Beach Hotel in La Union Province
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Choose rooms with seaside balcony because views are worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles vivalamon, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“choose the highest rooms for less noise”
 of 5 bubbles mozartp2014, 29 May 2016 | Read review
“We stayed at The President Suite with a seaview. Fantastic!”
 of 5 bubbles 157calles, 7 Jun 2015 | Read review
“We strongly recommend the "suites" facing the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles irmahk, 28 Feb 2015 | Read review
“high room for family with balcony”
 of 5 bubbles Yamomma10, 9 Feb 2015 | Read review
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