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Overview of The Flying Fish Hostel

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Free WiFi, bed sheets
Free WiFi, bed sheets
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The Flying Fish Hostel

2 out of 5

4.8/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

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

Explore the area

    Popular LocationRizal Boulevard2 min drive
    Popular LocationBell Tower2 min drive
    AirportDumaguete (DGT)7 min drive
    Popular LocationSilliman University Main Campus12 min drive

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Comfortable 10-Bed Mixed Dorm

  • 269 sq ft
  • Sleeps 1
  • 10 Twin Beds

Comfortable 6-Bed Female Dorm

  • 215 sq ft
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Twin Bed

Superior Double Room, 1 Queen Bed, Private Bathroom

  • 183 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Deluxe Double Room, 1 Queen Bed, Private Bathroom, Garden View

  • 204 sq ft
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Queen Bed

Comfortable 6-Bed Mixed Dorm

  • 194 sq ft
  • Sleeps 6
  • 4 Twin Beds

Comfortable 8-Bed Mixed Dorm

  • 269 sq ft
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Twin Bed

Basic Double Room, 1 Queen Bed, Private Bathroom

  • 150 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

About this area


Located in Dumaguete, The Flying Fish Hostel is near the airport. 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. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including whale-watching.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Rizal Boulevard - 2 min drive
  • Bell Tower - 2 min drive
  • St Catherine of Alexandria Cathedral - 10 min drive
  • Robinsons Place Dumaguete - 11 min drive
  • Silliman University Main Campus - 12 min drive

Getting around

  • Dumaguete (DGT) - 8 min drive


  • Nom — 1 min walk
  • Gabby's Bistro — 4 min walk
  • Tarbush — 8 min walk
  • Ciao Bella Resto Bar — 11 min walk
  • Neva's Pizza — 11 min walk

About this property

The Flying Fish Hostel

Hostel in Dumaguete with restaurant and bar/lounge
Along with a restaurant, this hostel has a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a snack bar/deli, coffee/tea in a common area, and laundry facilities. Rooms offer free WiFi and showers.
The Flying Fish Hostel offers 13 accommodations with air conditioning. This Dumaguete hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include showers. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


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

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Limited onsite parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge) from 6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–10:00 AM: PHP 120-200 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 1 bar
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Snack bar/deli


  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Lockers available
  • No elevators
  • Water dispenser

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Filipino
  • German


  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace


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


  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets


  • Shower
  • Towels

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


Check-out before 11:00 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 6:00 AM - midnight
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Important information

Optional extras

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

  • Breakfast fee: between PHP 120 and PHP 200 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: PHP 150 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: PHP 150 (one-way), (from 1 to 18 years old)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

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 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

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

Property is also known as

Flying Fish Hostel Dumaguete
Flying Fish Hostel
Flying Fish Dumaguete
The Flying Fish Hostel Dumaguete
The Flying Fish Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
The Flying Fish Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Dumaguete

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Flying Fish Hostel and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Flying Fish Hostel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Flying Fish Hostel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at The Flying Fish Hostel?
As of Apr 17, 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Flying Fish Hostel on May 9, 2021 start from $21, 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.
Is The Flying Fish Hostel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at The Flying Fish Hostel?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at The Flying Fish Hostel?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM - midnight.
What time is check-out at The Flying Fish Hostel?
Check-out is at 11:00 AM. Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability).
Does The Flying Fish Hostel provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle that runs 6:00 AM–10:00 PM on request. A fee of PHP 150 per vehicle applies.
Where is The Flying Fish Hostel located?
Situated near the airport, this hostel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Silliman University Main Campus, Rizal Boulevard, and Bell Tower. St Catherine of Alexandria Cathedral and Robinsons Place Dumaguete are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 4 out of 5 reviews
5 - Excellent 80%
Rating 4 - Good. 1 out of 5 reviews
4 - Good 20%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 5 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 5 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 5 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The ambiance is really good. Maganda yung pagiging minimalist nung room :)
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I like meeting new people which I did while I was staying in Flying Fish Hostel.
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2019

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Pretty good place, no working WiFi
Staff is pretty friendly and rooms and bathrooms/sinks/showers are pretty good, though no hot water. Was pretty disappointed that the WiFi didn’t work at all during the two nights I stayed. For the money, felt like they should get that working for their guests.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great hostel, should probably make a restaurant though.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2019

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 4 nights in Feb 2020

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