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Port Orchard, WA
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14 reviews
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Reviewed 17 August 2012

We stayed here 10 nights on a dive trip in May 2012. When we arrived at the airport, someone was waiting for us (as well as someone from Sam's Tours regarding our diving the next morning!). When we first got to our room, it was hot--it would be nice if they had turned on the A/C in anticipation of our... More 

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nsw
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2012

What a gem. This is reasonably priced , clean comfortable and the family who run it will do anything to assist . The location is fabulous only about a ten minute walk to town and you will save on accommodation to be able to do more tours of the rock islands (amazing). Some of the other similar priced accommodation are... More 

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5 Thank workNsw
San Diego, Ca, USA
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7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2012

I discovered family owned and run, Guest Lodge Motel last year and liked it so well I went back this year for 17 days. They have airport pick-up and delivery which is important as the flights mostly arrive and depart in the wee hours of the morning. The rooms are quite large and spacious with free TV, air conditioning, hot... More 

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8 Thank RingAroundTheWorld
Los Angeles, CA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2011

I debated very seriously where to stay in Palau for my vacation and felt that this hotel was going to give me the best value for the money, and having stayed there, I feel that I made the correct choice. The room was spacious and comfortable with a wicker couch and chair and a double bed and an additional single... More 

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8 Thank thomasdosborneii
Vanvouver, WA
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2011

This is a basic motel, but for the price, location and service, it is hard to beat. We flew into Palau at about 11 pm and they were there to pick us up for the 15 minute ride to the motel. The room was large, basic, and worn down, but the linens were clean and everything was in working order.... More 

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6 Thank ejthomp
San Francisco, California
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2011

If you want a clean, comfortable, affordable hotel with excellent service then you can;t do better than this. Sure, it is a bit shabby, but the rooms are spotlessly clean and the lovely woman who runs the place more than makes up for it. It's a tiny bit off the beaten track but you can still walk easily to restaurants... More 

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Rocky Mountains
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40 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 4 December 2010

Can't add too much that other reviewers haven't said. Despite the horrible hours that we arrived and departed from Palau, the Guest Lodge picked us up and dropped us back off at the airport (we stayed more than 2 days). The management was very helpful, always asking if we needed anything. On our first day it poured and they arranged... More 

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Kansas City, USA
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39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2010

Excellent value. Nice clean large rooms, refrigerator, satellite TV (but no movie channels, sorry), great hot water (heater right in the bath, no wait for hot water!), phone with free local calls, very pleasant, friendly and helpful staff. Free transfers to the airport. Excellent location in the main business area of Koror and only 5-10 minutes taxi/drive to beaches and... More 

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Dubai
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7 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2010

This is definitely one of the best budget hotels in Koror. I stayed 7 nights. Rooms are huge and clean with comfortable double bed, cable TV, great shower, hot water etc. Free tea and coffee available on the balcony. Staff were incredibly helpful and nothing was too much trouble - they arranged diving, land tours, taxis and were able to... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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14 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 31 January 2010

I am currently staying at this motel for 9 weeks, and leaving Palau in 10 days' time. They offered me a good long-term rate, and can also offer a slightly discounted rate (from their normal rate) if you bargain (politely, of course). Please note, this is a motel and not a hotel. It is great, especially for divers who'd rather... More 

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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Airport Transportation
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Additional Information about Guest Lodge Motel

Address: | P.O. Box 833, Koror, Koror Island 96940, Palau
Region: Palau > Koror Island > Koror
Number of rooms: 13
Also Known As:
Guest Lodge Motel Palau/Koror
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“Take extra bug spray just in case. Loose high expectations for a romantic place. Just enjoy the budget experience.”
 of 5 bubbles Outdoorpilot, 26 Jun 2014 | Read review
“Room 213 has a fridge and workable microwave, might be worth the few extra bucks if it is something you would use.”
 of 5 bubbles Beat_The_Ducks, 6 Jun 2014 | Read review
“If you get pickup service from this hotel make sure to remind them you are coming (with time of arrival) the day before and take their phone number with you. If they do not show up call them or have someone at the Palau Visitor Bureau call them. They were late picking up every one of us. Ask for a room in the front. The balcony is nice.”
 of 5 bubbles Divermaiden, 11 Mar 2014 | Read review
“Try to get a room towards the street. The backside looked a bit used up.”
 of 5 bubbles Athics, 1 Jun 2013 | Read review
“Choose a front room to enjoy the balcony”
 of 5 bubbles JanineN660, 2 Mar 2013 | Read review
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