(SPOT.ph) Following months of closure because of the pandemic, Metro Manila hotels are finally given the go signal to open their doors to guests who have been itching to go on a staycation. Strict guidelines are enforced, which includes having to get tested before going to your choice of accommodation. There might be additional steps in booking compared to pre-quarantine days, but remember that these protocols are in place for everyone to enjoy safe staycations.
Here are luxury hotels in Metro Manila for when you're just tired AF:
Marco Polo Ortigas Manila
Meralco Avenue, Ortigas, Pasig City
Rates start at P6,000
Recognized four times by Forbes Travel Guide as a five-star hotel, Marco Polo Ortigas Manila has 316 luxurious rooms and two whole floors of exclusive lounges. All guest rooms have marble bathtubs, their own Nespresso coffee machine, and high-pressure rain showers. For the "new normal," they're encouraging guests to stay for two nights or more and avail of a 20% discount.
Sheraton Manila Hotel
Newport Boulevard, Newport City, Pasay City
Rates start at P10,000
Having just opened in 2019, Sheraton Manila welcomes guests back with their "Commitment to Clean" campaign. This includes the creation of transmission barriers, mobile check-in and keyless entry, and deep-cleaning of rooms. Rooms have king-sized beds with plush sheets, we wouldn't be surprised if you want to just stay there forever.
Shangri-La at the Fort
30th Street corner 5th Avenue, Bonifacio Global City
Promo rates start at P6,950
The "Shangri-La Cares" initiative highlights their enhanced hygiene protocols amid the pandemic. They offer special staycation rates, which are available for booking until December 30 and for use until March 31, 2021. Package includes daily breakfast for two, use of Kerry Sports Manila, and early check-in and late check-out.
Seaside Boulevard, Coral Way, Pasay City
Promo rates start at P11,500
A staycation at Conrad Manila provides lavish comfort with a view and access to the high-end retail complex S Maison. Each "Intelligent Room" is equipped with keycard access and a motion sensor, which means that everything—from air-conditioning temperature to movement of curtains—is automatic. For the holidays, they have a voucher sale for their Deluxe City View rooms with rates starting at P11,500 and Premium One Bedroom Suite with rates starting at P16,600.