This hotel has seen better days...decades ago. The lobby itself looks aged and lacks maintenance. The large window on the stairways have plenty cracks. The halls smell musty and inadequately lit. The room I got shows many cracks on the walls. Minor hairline cracks to noticeable cracks are seen on the walls which are poorly repainted some years ago. The walls also have dirty stains and scratch marks. Cobwebs are also seen.
The bathroom has a flood of water puddle even before I stepped in. I tried to drain it but no drainage except in the shower room. I took the supplied dipper and tried to toss the water to the shower room but the water does not subside. The hotel claims the shower has hot and cold water. I did not feel any warmth, much less heat from the shower. The only thing new in the room is the air conditioner and a 22-inch LCD TV with cable. The blanket is just a thin bed sheet,
The metal chair in the room is rusty and scratched. Old defunct electrical outlets are seen with masking tape over them. The only thing nice is the view of Iloilo River, but the river in itself is getting to be polluted.
The only reason I found myself is because Highway 21 is fully booked and the people who helped me find another hotel did not know any better. Maybe next time, I'll try the Riverside Inn next door which looks a lot more decent.
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