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“one of the best hotels that's strategically located in the metro”
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Marco Polo Davao
Ranked #5 of 53 Hotels in Davao City
Reviewed 20 June 2014

Marco Polo is still one of the best hotels in Davao City despite the sprouting hotels in the downtown and north bound of the city. You expect to have a quality sleep with the elegant design of their rooms, ventilation, and how lights were installed. With its best features, local and foreign tourists continue to patronize this Asian hospitality.

  • Stayed: May 2014, travelled with friends
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3  Thank Dibyne
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Anthony88888, General Manager at Marco Polo Davao, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2014

Dear Dibyne,

Greetings from Marco Polo Davao!

Thank you for taking your time to give us feedback on your recent stay, your comments are very much valued. We are glad to know that we made your stay excellent. We take pride in the “Marco Polo Way” where we offer the best service with an Asian touch.

We look forward to seeing you again on your next trip to Davao!

Sincerely,

Anthony Tan
General Manager

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Reviewed 19 June 2014 via mobile

Hotel is maintained well. Price is affordable. Linens are crisp, white, and clean. Rooms are spaceous and clean. Hotel is very accessible and nead to restaurants and mall.
The carpet needs cleaning. It has stains but at least not smelly.

Stayed: June 2014, travelled as a couple
1  Thank spytime2004
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Anthony88888, General Manager at Marco Polo Davao, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2014

Dear spytime2004
Greetings from Marco Polo Davao!

Thank you for taking your time to give us feedback on your stay. Marco Polo Davao is indeed very accessible as it is located in the heart of the city. We have also taken action on the stains on the carpet. Thank you for pointing it out.

We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Sincerely,

Anthony Tan
General Manager

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Reviewed 19 June 2014 via mobile

This hotel has been in davao for a long time already. It's good to see it is maintained well. Linens are soft and clean. Rates are affordable. Check in is fast. As the front desk noticed a longer line in their counter, they immediately processed others from different counters. Intially there's only 3 staff,then it became 6. That is customer friendly.
Carpet though needs cleaning....you can see stains but at least not smelly. I guess Ryan of dining service is already tired, his voice is not accommodating but he is able to give what we requested.

Stayed: June 2014, travelled as a couple
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Anthony88888, General Manager at Marco Polo Davao, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2014

Dear Nicole G,

Greetings from Marco Polo Davao!

Thank you for sharing your feedback on your recent stay with us. We are glad to know that you see our hotel as well-maintained. We have taken extra efforts in making our linens in line with Marco Polo Davao’s brand standards. We are also glad to know that you appreciate our actions in our check-in process.

We have also taken action on the stains on the carpet and additional training was given to our staff in answering calls for in-room dining service.

Once again, thank you and we look forward to seeing you again at Marco Polo Davao!

Sincerely,

Anthony Tan
General Manager

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Reviewed 17 June 2014 via mobile

Huge, inexpensive, elegant hotel
Spacious, modern rooms with quiet and powerful A/C
Spa, swimming pool, massage (good, but expensive)
Area around the hotel not very elegant
Try the food stalls for local delicacies
Superb music in both bars

  • Stayed: June 2014
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3  Thank Lucu10
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Reviewed 11 June 2014 via mobile

Iv traveled all over the world for many years and I look forward to staying in Marco Polo Davao. Its my second home now. When I arrive the greetings are genuine. Some times we travel in a bus for 6 hours and its so nice to arrive home at MPD. Our room is always ready and checkin is fast. Rooms are very clean and to my amazement everything works. Very quiet. Breakfast is fantastic. Love it. Room service is very slow but I give it only 3 out of 5. I stay here 4 times per year and will return. Thank You to all the Staff at MPD. The rest of davao can learn from you. Keep it up...... NBS....

Stayed: March 2014, travelled with family
2  Thank Noel S
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Reviewed 8 June 2014

We travelled by land with our kid and friends to Davao for a vacation, we choose this hotel because it has a good reputation.

We arrived at the hotel around 5PM, and the check in counter told us to wait for few minutes because there is no available room. Welcoming of guests is really bad... All of us are tired especially our kids.

Generator also failed during our stay and air-conditioning in our room is really hot.

Tune Hotels has more better service than this star-filled hotel. I won't go back to this hotel. There are a lot of new and better hotels in Davao.

*Checked in last May 3, 2014

Room Tip: you should try Tune Hotels. Service is a lot better.
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  • Stayed: May 2014, travelled with family
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1  Thank zeddph
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Reviewed 29 May 2014

I constantly visit Davao at least once a year since 2000, always on business trip and I have stayed in different hotels in Davao but the last 5 years I have constantly booked at Marco Polo, they have great rooms, a large pool and quality SPA, the food choice is wide with two different Restaurants, a buffet one which serves breakfast in the morning and a Chinese one with "a la carte" menu, food is not great as anywhere in the Philippines but of good quality anyway especially fish, rates are very affordable ones though the hotel can't be truly considered a 5* but rather a 4*

Stayed: October 2013, travelled on business
1  Thank Stefano M
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Additional Information about Marco Polo Davao

Address: CM Recto Street | P.O. Box 81540, Davao City, Mindanao 8000, Philippines
Region: Philippines > Mindanao > Davao del Sur Province > Davao City
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Spa Hotel in Davao City
#3 Romantic Hotel in Davao City
#5 Business Hotel in Davao City
Price Range: £51 - £85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Marco Polo Davao 4*
Number of rooms: 39
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