MNLgo Recommended Hotels in Metro Manila
Wouldn’t it be great to explore Metro Manila and spoil yourself a bit by coming home to your luxury hotel room? If you’re feeling a bit spendy and want to see and feel the Metro Manila vibe, then trying out the little luxuries Manila has to offer should definitely be one to tick off your bucket list.
We scoured through tons of Manila hotel options for you and handpicked the ones that we’re definitely sure will guarantee a pleasurable stay in Manila. To help you pick the one that’ll suit your needs most (most importantly your budget needs), the selections range from midscale to upscale luxury hotels.
The Henry Hotel (Pasay)
This old school residential compound-turned-hotel lets you take a step back in the time and live in the vibe of old Manila, while not missing out on the luxuries of the modern-day. The Henry Hotel is a one-hectare residential property built in 1948 - to date, The Henry Hotel Manila is occupying total of 5 houses within the compound, so you've got plenty of rooms with different nostalgic design options to choose from.
Grand Hyatt Manila (BGC)
This ritzy 5-star luxury hotel is right in the center of Bonifacio Global City's business, shopping, dining, and social and nightlife hubs, giving you plenty of options to explore the city.
Solaire Resort & Casino (Parañaque)
Solaire's 5-star resort & casino at the Entertainment City's gaming strip may be popular for its entertainment options and casinos, but the accommodation options here are also superbly rated by its guests. Musical lovers will also want to book rooms at this hotel, as the Theatre at Solaire hosts some of the country's greatest musicals.
Edsa Shangri-La (Ortigas Center)
Truly a tropical oasis in the heart of the city, EDSA Shangri-La has a tropical garden that exudes that tropical vibe. Nestled in Mandaluyong City’s financial and commercial district is the luxurious Edsa Shangri-La, Manila, which is conveniently located is is just a few minutes walk from Asian Development Bank (ADB), shopping malls SM Megamall, Shangri-La Plaza and The Podium, and nightlife center Metrowalk.
Okada Manila (Parañaque)
If there's a word that'll define Okada Manila, it is pure 'opulence'. Okada Manila is a casino resort and hotel complex located on the Entertainment City gaming strip, and apart from it being a destination itself, it also has the biggest multicolor dancing fountain in this entire planet.
Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria (Ortigas Center)
Crowne Plaza in Ortigas Center, Mandaluyong City is located right next to the historic EDSA Shrine and has direct access to Robinsons Galleria. The Asian Development Bank and the famous bargain shopping center "Greenhills" is also nearby.
I'M Hotel (Makati)
This luxury hotel perfectly located alongside Makati Avenue's nightlife spots is known for its Onsen Spa that comes with a therapy of your choice and a buffet. Its rooms offer spectacular views of Makati's cityscape, too.
Makati Shangri-La (Makati)
Makati Shangri-La Manila is a five-star luxury hotel in the heart of Makati City's Central Business District (CBD). The hotel is within walking distance from some of the most popular shopping malls including Glorietta, Greenbelt and SM Department Store, the Makati Stock Exchange, Ayala Triangle (a popular park in the midst of the urban jungle) and also museums such as Ayala Museum and Yuchengco Museum.
Marco Polo Ortigas Manila (Ortigas Center)
Centrally located in Ortigas Commercial Business District between Quezon City, Mandaluyong and Pasig City, this sophisticated and highly rated 5-star hotel is just a few minutes walk from Asian Development Bank (ADB), shopping malls SM Megamall, Shangri-La Plaza and The Podium, and nightlife center Metrowalk.
City Garden Grand Hotel (Makati)
This 4-star hotel along the nightlife hub of Makati Avenue has a rooftop pool and lounge that has breathtaking views of Makati Central Business District.
Housed alongside Raffles Makati in this new, ultra-modern oasis is 5-star Fairmont Makati, which is perfectly located right where Makati's hippest happenings are.
Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila (Pasay)
This 5-star resort hotel boasts of "front-seat" spectacular views of the Manila Bay and its famous sunset, perfect for relaxing by the pools from the sunset 'til the evening. One of the VIPs' hotels of choice, this was the residence of former president Barack Obama during the 2015 ASEAN Summit, among many others.
The Manila Hotel (Ermita)
The historic Manila Hotel is the oldest premiere 5-star hotel in the Philippines. Being located in the historically rich district of Ermita, Manila, the Manila Hotel (aka The Grand Dame) is just a short distance from historically important sites such as the iconic walled city of Intramuros, the Manila Cathedral and the San Agustin Church, the National Museum, Rizal Park, and Manila City Hall. Another thing that's unique in the Manila Hotel is the luxury in it is truly Filipino in style, with the use of authentic Philippine interior design. The hotel also boasts of great views of the Manila Bay and its sunset, guaranteed to awe its guests with the best westward view of Manila’s fabled sunset. The Manila Hotel has hosted its fare share of VIPs, including Ernest Hemingway, Michael Jackson, The Beatles, and former US president John F. Kennedy.
Hyatt City of Dreams Manila (Parañaque)
Hyatt Hotel at the City of Dreams Manila's massive 6.2-hectare luxury integrated resort and casino complex is a playground for travelers. Not only can you indulge resorts and gaming here, you can also indulge in high-end shopping here or go to the malls at the nearby SM Mall of Asia.
Vivere Hotel and Resorts (Alabang)
Vivere Hotel in Alabang, Muntinlupa is for those who prefer to stay in the comforts of southern Manila. Very close to Alabang Town Center and Festival Supermall.
Together with Fairmont Makati in one modern building and one of the newest luxury hotels in Makati's business district, Raffles Makati is not only a perfect home away from home, it also has an excellent location - right across Greenbelt area, Makati's shopping, dining, and nightlife hub.
Conrad Hotel (Pasay)
5-star Conrad Hotel is one of Hilton Hotels' luxury properties in Asia. Conveniently located right in the Mall of Asia Complex alongside the Mall of Asia, MoA Arena (concert hall), and SMX Convention center, this upscale hotel is perfect for tourists who wish to sample Manila's entertainment scene. Guests of the Conrad are also in for a spectacular, Instagram-worthy view of the Manila Bay and its sunset, thanks to its front location by the bay.
Novotel Manila Araneta Center (Cubao, Quezon City)
When you're up in northern Manila (Quezon City), this midscale hotel in Quezon City's business and leisure district is the perfect choice. Novotel Manila is just a walking distance from Araneta Center, Farmers Market, and MRT and LRT stations.
Manila Marriott Hotel (Pasay)
Located right across NAIA airport terminal 3 and just a few minutes from the other terminals, Marriott Hotel in the sprawling Resorts World complex is the perfect luxe accommodation of choice for those who are about to travel or who have just arrived in MNL.
Shangri-la at the Fort (BGC)
This luxury 5-star hotel that prides itself for its green and sustainable design is the upscale Bonifacio Global City (BGC) district's premier address. Within easy reach are BGC's hippest dining and nightlife hubs, museums, international schools and embassies, shopping destinations, and also the Manila Golf Club and the Manila Polo Club.
Belmont Hotel Manila (Pasay)
Its 5-minute walk proximity to NAIA terminal 3 makes it an ideal home right before or after your flight. Belmont Hotel is in the Resorts World resort and gaming complex, so you have plenty of entertainment options within close proximity.
Nobu Hotel Manila (Parañaque)
Experience Manila in luxury at the first Nobu hotel in Asia. This Japan-inspired hotel at the City of Dreams Manila has quirky yet elegant interiors that are reminiscent of cherry blossoms. This hotel complex is located in the sprawling Entertainment City gaming strip, meaning you are just a few steps away from all these ritzy resorts and casino hubs.
Hotel Jen Manila (Pasay)
This 4-star hotel that's known for its rooftop pool and bar is just right across the splendour of the Cultural Center of the Philippines and Manila Bay, giving you great views of the CCP and Manila Bay's iconic sunset right from the comforts of your hotel room. Historic landmarks such as Intramuros, Rizal Park, and the National Museum are also nearby.
AG New World Manila Bay Hotel (Malate)
If you want to stay in Manila's historic Malate district with nearby access to museums, historic sights, shopping and nightlife, then staying at this 5-star hotel definitely adds to the experience. It's just a few steps from Robinson's Mall giving you access to conveniences, plus the hotel has great views of Manila Bay.
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