Holidays in the City: Where to Stay in the Metro for Christmas and New Year's Eve 2020
Bring the whole family!
(SPOT.ph) Christmas traditions often include going out of town with the whole family for a much-needed vacation over the holidays. But traveling—especially for families with kids—amid the quarantine can be difficult. If you’re looking where to stay in the Metro for Christmas, a few hotels in Metro Manila are ready to accept guests once again with their Christmas and New Year deals.
Looking for staycation options? Where to stay in the Metro for Christmas?:
Aruga by Rockwell
Waterfront Drive, Rockwell Center, Makati City
Contact: (02) 8818-0000
Promo rates start at P6,000
The luxury serviced residence reopens to guests this holiday season with their Merry Staycation package for P6,000. It includes a Santi's Christmas Basket or The Rockwellist e-Gift Card, front-row seats to Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve fireworks shows, daily breakfast, and early check-in and late check-out. Stay dates are from December 19 to January 16, 2021.
EDSA Shangri-La, Manila
1 Garden Way, Ortigas Center, Mandaluyong City
Contact: (02) 8633-8888
Promo rates start at P5,700
Whether you want to spend the holidays with the whole family or just with your special someone, Edsa Shangri-La, Manila is accepting guests this December. The Family Adventures at Your Urban Oasis room package, which starts at P9,500, is inclusive of two rooms for two adults and two kids below five years old. The little ones also get a special backpack with a map and sash, which they can fill with badges when they complete fun activities through the Cubs & Cubbies program. This is available until December 30.
Couples, on the other hand, can avail of the Welcome Home, Shangri-La Staycation, which starts at P5,700. This includes breakfast for two, early check-in at 8 a.m. and late check-out at 6 p.m. Plus, you get 50% off the next time you book a stay at EDSA Shangri-La Manila. This is available until January 10, 2021.
Makati Shangri-La is also offering the Welcome Home Shangri-La Staycation for P5,950; while Shangri-La at the Fort in Bonifacio Global City offers their own package at P6,950.
Hyatt Regency Manila
City of Dreams, Belle Avenue, Entertainment City, Parañaque City
Contact: (02) 8691-1234
Promo rates start at P7,300
Hyatt Regency Manila highlights their "Take Back Your Summer" promotion with stay dates until December 22. Offer starts at P7,300 on weekdays and P8,300 on weekends, which includes an overnight stay for two in a 50-square meter deluxe room, 20% food and beverage discount for in-room dining and in restaurants, and access to the hotel pool. Nobu Hotel and Nuwa, which are both at City of Dreams, also have similar packages at P8,800 and P21,600 respectively.
Sheraton Manila Hotel
80 Andrew Avenue, Pasay City
Contact: (02) 7902-1800
Promo rates start at P12,000
Sheraton Manila is the first hotel in the Resorts World Manila Complex to be granted by the Department of Tourism with Certificate of Authority to Operate for Staycation. They offer different travel packages, whether you need a work-from-anywhere space or a family getaway (which comes with a picnic basket!). For the holidays, they have the Christmas Room Package starting at P12,000, which includes an overnight stay and dining credits of P5,000 for Deluxe rooms. This promo runs until December 30.
The Peninsula Manila
The Peninsula Manila is excited to welcome guests with their The Pen Days of Christmas staycation package. Aside from the usual overnight stay and set breakfast for two adults and two children, it also includes a complimentary rapid antigen test to give you peace of mind while on a getaway. You can also make use of their facilities such as the Peninsula Manila Fitness Center and the swimming pool during your stay.
Reopened in November, Hilton Manila offers the Holiday Staycation package that couples (or even solo travelers) would love. Package includes an overnight stay, breakfast and dinner, a luxury bath-bomb experience, and cocktails served right in your room. Guests also have access to their lagoon-style swimming pool and fitness center—both of which are operational at reduced service. Pets are still welcome!
Joy~Nostalg Hotel & Suites Manila
Joy~Nostalg Hotel & Suites Manila's Suite Holidays package lets you stay the night in your room of choice (Studio Executive, One Bedroom Suite, Two Bedroom Suite, or Three Bedroom Suite), enjoy breakfast, and get an antigen test for free. Rates range from P7,200 (Studio Executive with antigen test for one) to P21,600 (Three Bedroom Suite with antigen test for five). You get big discounts if you book for two nights, with the cheapest package at P6,044.
Enjoy a Christmas Hamper, 2,000-peso worth of dining credits, and 20% discount at The Retreat Spa, and complimentary breakfast when you book a stay for the whole family (two adults and two kids) at Okada Manila. Booking period runs until January 9, 2021; while stay dates are from December 18 to January 10, 2021.
Marco Polo Ortigas Manila
Meralco Avenue, Ortigas, Pasig City
Contact: (02) 7720-7777
Promo rates start at P10,080 (two nights)
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. Promo rates are available for their "Stay a Little Longer" campaign, where guests are encouraged to book stays of at least two nights to enjoy 20% savings. This offer is available until January 17, 2021.