With its growing tourism industry, the Philippines has seen many newly opened hotels – a number from international brands. Despite being new to the scene, the following hotels have made their presence known:
Best new hotels in the Philippines
Novotel Manila Araneta Cente
Araneta Center, Quezon City
Regulars of Araneta Centers’ malls will have noticed the new hotel that has popped up beside Araneta Coliseum. Novotel Manila Araneta Center has 401 rooms, boasting modern design and features, such as Wi-Fi and LED flat-screen TVs. The hotel prides itself in being family-friendly, providing facilities such as its kiddie pool and Kids Club.
Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay
Perched at the edge of Manila Bay is what looks like a massive yacht. It’s not. It’s Conrad Manila, and it’s as luxurious as it gets – amazing views of the bay, an infinity pool, a high-end spa, a state-of-the-art gym, multiple restaurants and lounges.
Shangri-la at the Fort
Bonifacio Global City, Taguig
Looming over Bonifacio Global City is Shangri-la at the Fort. This contemporary hotel has several interesting features for guests of all ages: a multistory indoor playground, seven dining options (including a steakhouse and a burger shop) and an 8,000 square metre sports and leisure club which houses a gym, lap pool, basketball court and tennis courts.
Park Inn by Radisson
Clark Freeport Zone, Angeles
Located almost right by the airport, SM City and the Clark Freeport Zone, Park Inn by Radisson is a convenient choice for those traveling in the area. In addition to the friendly staff and efficient service, guests will appreciate the hotel’s bright and cozy rooms, high-speed internet, swimming pools and fitness center.
Ascott’s new venture in the South is made up of class and elegance. With thoughtfully designed spaces such as its art-filled lobby and hallways, Somerset Alabang addresses accommodation needs with style. Its three-bedroom deluxe units come with fully-equipped modern kitchens, living and dining areas and two bathrooms, with each accommodating up to nine people.
The Lind Boracay
Station 1, Boracay
Just a little bit over a year old, The Lind Boracay in Station 1 has all the frills of a hip and modern luxury hotel: infinity and beach level pools, The Spa, a fitness center and a number of high-end food and drink options. All rooms are designed with the sea in mind. Opt for a room with a private dipping pool to enjoy the water and sun with an extra slice of privacy.