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Overview of Hotel Essencia

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Minibar, in-room safe, desk, blackout drapes
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, blackout drapes
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, blackout drapes
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, blackout drapes

Hotel Essencia

3 out of 5

3.9/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Free airport shuttle
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationBell Tower8 min walk
    Popular LocationSt Catherine of Alexandria Cathedral16 min walk
    Popular LocationRobinsons Place Dumaguete3 min drive
    AirportDumaguete (DGT)12 min drive

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Deluxe Suite, City View

5/5 guest room rating
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Family Room

5/5 guest room rating
  • 258 sq ft
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 King Bed and 1 Twin Bed

Deluxe Twin Room

4.8/5 guest room rating
  • 215 sq ft
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 Twin Beds

About this area

Dumaguete

Hotel Essencia is located in Dumaguete. Rizal Boulevard and Bell Tower are local landmarks, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Red Rock Hot Spring and Aguinid Falls EcoAdventure Park.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Rizal Boulevard - 6 min walk
  • Bell Tower - 8 min walk
  • Silliman University Main Campus - 10 min walk
  • St Catherine of Alexandria Cathedral - 16 min walk
  • Robinsons Place Dumaguete - 3 min drive

Getting around

  • Dumaguete (DGT) - 10 min drive

Restaurants

  • La Essencia Cafe — 1 min walk
  • KRI — 3 min walk
  • Lee Cimbali — 4 min walk
  • Scooby's — 4 min walk
  • Kapitan's Kebab — 4 min walk

About this property

Hotel Essencia

3-star hotel with full-service spa and free breakfast
This smoke-free hotel features a full-service spa, a restaurant, and a bar/lounge. Free buffet breakfast is provided, as well as free WiFi in public areas, free self parking, and free airport pick-up. Other amenities include massage/treatment rooms, concierge services, and dry cleaning. All 150 rooms offer free WiFi, minibars, and LED TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find room service, free local calls, and hair dryers.
Hotel Essencia offers 150 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and safes. LED televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include bidets, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This Dumaguete hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided daily.

Hotel Essencia SPA has massage/treatment rooms. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and Swedish massages.

The spa is open daily.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Free pick-up airport shuttle from 6 AM - 10 PM
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available daily 6 AM–9 AM
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Full-service spa

Family friendly

  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Filipino

Business services

  • Meeting rooms

Spa

  • Body scrubs
  • Facials
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - sports
  • Massage - Swedish
  • Massage - Thai
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Spa open daily

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • LED TV

Food and drink

  • Minibar

More

  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Safe

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Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding; children may not be eligible for complimentary breakfast
Rollaway/extra beds are available for PHP 600.00 per night
Cribs (infant beds) are available for PHP 100.0 per night

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: PHP 100.0 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: PHP 600.00 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport; guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

Hotel Essencia Dumaguete
Hotel Essencia
Essencia Dumaguete
Hotel Essencia Hotel
Hotel Essencia Dumaguete
Hotel Essencia Hotel Dumaguete

Frequently asked questions

Is Hotel Essencia pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much does it cost to stay at Hotel Essencia?
As of Apr 11, 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Hotel Essencia on Apr 16, 2021 start from $44, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
How much is parking at Hotel Essencia?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Hotel Essencia?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM - 10:00 PM.
What time is check-out at Hotel Essencia?
Check-out is at noon. Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability).
Does Hotel Essencia provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's a free shuttle from the airport to the hotel that runs 6 AM–10 PM on request.
Where is Hotel Essencia located?
Situated in Dumaguete, this spa hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Rizal Boulevard, Bell Tower, and Silliman University Main Campus. St Catherine of Alexandria Cathedral and Robinsons Place Dumaguete are also within 1 mi (2 km).

Overall score and ratings

3.9

Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 45 out of 176 reviews
5 - Excellent 26%
Rating 4 - Good. 82 out of 176 reviews
4 - Good 47%
Rating 3 - Okay. 39 out of 176 reviews
3 - Okay 22%
Rating 2 - Poor. 7 out of 176 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 3 out of 176 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

3.9/5

Cleanliness

4.1/5

Staff & service

3.7/5

Amenities

3.7/5

Property conditions & facilities

2/5 Poor

Business traveler
Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
No hot water. Place in need of renovation
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities
A very helpful staff....never a sour note. The restaurant people were outgoing, friendly and helpful.
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

Traveled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Good hotel to stay in Dumaguete
Good staff and service, too noisy in the night
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020

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