Group Booking Terms and Conditions

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General Group Booking Terms

By making a group reservation through you agree to the following terms and conditions as set by and as set by the hostel in question.

  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card 2 weeks prior to arrival. Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

Cancellation / No Show & Reduction in Numbers Policy

same policy as Hostelworld
pre-payment via bank deposit is required to secure booking

Additional Info:

family trips
study groups
company outings/team buildings

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

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  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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Property Description

What better way to immerse yourself in the Dumaguete lifestyle than by living in one of the city's earlier-built houses?

Casa Arrieta is a family home that was built some 70 years ago. You might spot some ceramics and furniture that even date back to before WWII as you go around the house.

A stone's throw away from the hostel is a Japanese pillbox that was used as a defensive post during the war.

A short walk on any direction from the hostel will lead you to some of the city's popular foodie destinations. It is also less than a kilometer away from the famed Silliman University -- Asia's first American university, and one of the educational institutions in the area that has transformed Dumaguete into a university city.

Feast on a variety of flavors, both local and international, in any direction you go. Many popular restaurants are within a 10 minute walk from the hostel. If you prefer to take ride, Dumaguete's primary mode of transportation is the tricycle and these can easily be hailed from the hostel entrance.

***Property Policies & Conditions:
1. Cancellation policy: 3 days before arrival.
2. Check in from 14:00 to 22:00.
3. Check out before 12:00 noon.
4. Payment upon arrival by cash only.
5. Reception working hours 06:00-22:00.
6. No age restriction.
7. Taxes included.
8. Breakfast not included.
9. No pets. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 10.0

  • Security 10.0

  • Location 9.0

  • Staff 9.0

  • Atmosphere 9.0

  • Cleanliness 9.0

  • Facilities 8.0

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    04 Nov 2019
    10/10 for Casa Arrieta! We loved our stay here. The staff are so welcoming and there to help with anything we needed. They provide recommendations for places to eat, sites to see and you can even rent a motorbike there. Highly recommend!
    USA, Couple, 25-30
  • 10.0


    27 Aug 2019
    Convenient locations on Hibbard Ave near Silliman campus. Plenty of tricycles to get around City. Stayed in form with good AC and strong WiFi. Nice kitchen area with microwave and fridge. Free drinking water and security 24/7. Best of all, warm hospitality by manager Mae.
    USA, Male, 41+
  • 10.0


    02 Aug 2019
    The place and the very helpful management and staff naturally gave me a feeling of being at home. It is very accessible and secure, too! Thanks for making my stay in Dumaguete a memorable one. See you again next time.
    Philippines, All Female Group, 31-40
  • 10.0


    10 Jul 2019
    May and her staff were so kind and helpful to me I had a wonderful time here. Thanks for everything!! they took good care of me. Ben Utrera from Hawaii Big Island Kailua-Kona
    USA, Male, 41+
  • 10.0


    16 Jun 2019
    One of the cleanest hostels I’ve been to. AC room is awesome. Staff were Super friendly too, they’ll had suggestions to Apo Island tours. Very nice and easy going hostel, good location in Dumaguete. Very caring staff.
    USA, Male, 18-24
  • 10.0


    10 Jun 2019
    The BEST hostel to stay in Dumaguete!!. Just 5 minutes from the port you are welcomed with a local dessert called 'Silvana' from the owner, May, who buys them from San Rivals. There is free water, coffee, & tea available all day and a toaster/kettle available to use in the kitchen area. The showers are HOT and a rare & real treat in the Phillipines and the beds are super comfy too. Have stayed here a couple of time as my favourite hostel in Dumaguete whilst I travel around the islands!
    England, Female, 41+
  • 9.7


    04 May 2019
    Amazing host who does everything she can to make you feel at home. Great air con and super fast wifi. Walking distance to the boulevard and the shops, with a couple of excellent restaurants almost across the road. I would happily stay here again!
    England, Male, 18-24
  • 9.4


    07 Oct 2019
    Not the fanciest hostel I've stayed, but just about the best. Staff is exceptional, service supberb. Honestly felt sad to leave.
    USA, Male, 41+
  • 9.1


    12 Nov 2019
    This is a very nice place to use for a home base for activities in, and around, Dumaguete. If you are looking for a party hostel, this is not it. If you're looking for a family atmosphere with people who want to genuinely help you then this may be the ideal place.
    USA, Male, 31-40
  • 9.1


    18 Apr 2019
    Overall a lovely stay for one night. The owner was very welcoming and helpful and the property was very clean throughout including the shared bathroom. The WiFi was also strong. The boulevard is only a 20 minute walk away with lots of restaurants and cafes.
    England, Couple, 25-30
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  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • BBQ
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • Flexible NRR
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hot Showers
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Reading Light
  • Security Lockers
  • Utensils
  • Washing Machine
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Currency Exchange
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Reception (limited hours)
Food & Drink
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Board Games
  • Wi-Fi