- 20. The Sphere Serviced Residences Makati
- 19. Joya Lofts and Towers
- 18. KL Serviced Residences Makati
- 17. The Exchange Regency Residence Hotel
- 16. Y2 Residence Hotel Makati
- 15. Avant Serviced Suites
- 14. Parque Espana Residence Hotel
- 13. The Picasso Serviced Residences Makati
- 12. Citadines Salcedo Makati
- 11. The Linden Suites
- 10. Somerset Olympia Makati
- 9. Astoria Plaza
- 8. Aruga Apartments by Rockwell
- 7. Seda Residences Makati
- 6. Raffles Residence Makati
- 5. Oakwood Premier Joy-Nostalg Center Manila
- 4. Ascott Bonifacio Global City Manila
- 3. Makati Diamond Residences
- 2. Discovery Primea
- 1. Shangri-La The Fort
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Metro Manila, officially known as the National Capital Region (NCR), isn’t only the gateway to various cities, provinces perfect for roadtrip destinations near Manila, best beaches near Manila, resorts near Manila, and best islands in the Philippines. Thanks to its Philippine airports like the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA), the greater Metropolitan Manila area is also brimming with culture, renowned historical landmarks, towering steel-clad skyscrapers, Filipino restaurants in Manila, and vibrant nightlife.
If you plan to explore Manila City and other cities in Metro Manila more thoroughly by checking out some of the best tourist spots near Manila, and you’re looking for options to stay at, consider the option of staying at hotels in Manila, resorts near Manila, or serviced apartments in Manila.
Serviced apartments provide amenities similar to those of a regular hotel but with more room, comfort, and privacy, so you can enjoy living like a local. From studio rooms to bedroom suites with stylish interiors, you will mostly spot fully-equipped kitchens, and larger living and sleeping quarters than most basic rooms, and they are in close proximity to financial and business districts, commercial establishments, restaurants, retail shops, and more.
Knowing which serviced apartment is best for you during your trip to Manila may be challenging given the number of accommodations available in the metro. That’s why we created a list of the prime serviced apartments in Manila so you can see your options. Check them out to see if any of them would work with your itinerary!
20. The Sphere Serviced Residences Makati
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One of the several cities that make up Metro Manila in the Philippines is Makati City, sometimes known as Makati. Since the 1960s, it has served as the Philippines' financial hub. The Sphere Serviced Residences Makati is a 3-star serviced apartment building designed for guests wanting an excellent use of space for a tranquil refuge. Its top amenities include a function room, pool and lounge, fitness center, and many more conveniences. There are also two coffee shops at Sphere Serviced Residences Makati — Little Flour Café and Starbucks Reserve.
Their apartment types include their top-tier room amenities with a 2-seater sofa, smart TV, telephone, safety deposit box, block-out curtains, fully-equipped kitchen, dining table, kitchenware and flatware, complimentary coffee, tea, and drinking water, eco-friendly bathroom amenities, hair dryer, Wi-Fi access, and other important amenities.
19. Joya Lofts and Towers
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With its light-filled and roomy units ideal for families, the 3-star Joya Lofts and Towers in Rockwell Center, Makati has a range of unit sizes, from opulent studios to two-bedroom executive suites perfect for travelers looking for extended stay hotels in Manila. Joya Lofts and Towers' short-term and daily leasing is currently suspended and is only available for a minimum of 6 months extended stay. The serviced apartment building is directly across the street from the Power Plant Mall, where there are more options for dining and shopping.
Enjoy its upscale amenities like the spa, fitness center, swimming pool, playground, and landscaped gardens, in addition to a business center. Each unit in Joya Lofts and Towers is well-equipped with a kitchen, microwave, electric kettle, stovetop, refrigerator, cable TV, washing machine, en-suite bathroom, dining area, sofa, and balcony in selected rooms.
18. KL Serviced Residences Makati
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At the 3-star KL Serviced Residences, you will be in close proximity to business hubs, shopping destinations, and other commercial establishments as it is located in Legazpi Village, Makati. With a subdued dash of style and elegance, the entire serviced apartment’s warm interiors perfectly complement its facilities, which include a sauna, gym, indoor pool, and function rooms.
They have multiple kinds of apartments with room amenities including a kitchen area with an electric stove and microwave oven, wall-type and split-type air-conditioners, cable TV, writing desk, a hair dryer, a safety deposit box, high-speed Wi-Fi connection, HII-brand mineral water, complimentary coffee and tea, and space for a washing machine.
17. The Exchange Regency Residence Hotel
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The Exchange Regency Residence Hotel is a 4-star hideaway located in the center of the Ortigas Business District. Both contemporary and budget-conscious guests can find a welcome retreat here with their top-notch facilities, including a fitness center, swimming pool, sauna, jacuzzi, game room, kids' play area, meeting room, and mini-golf area.
Their multiple rooms and suites are all equipped with air conditioning, high-speed Wi-Fi connection, cable TV, writing desk, in-room safe, intercom, hot and cold shower, hair dryer, IDD/NDD telephone, and more conveniences.
16. Y2 Residence Hotel Makati
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The 4-star Y2 Residence Hotel serves as a retreat from the stresses of daily life as the atmosphere in this Makati City serviced apartment is warm and peaceful. Nevertheless, the Central Business District, with all of its exciting destinations, is only 2KM away. Guests will have access to the property’s swimming pool, gym at the upper penthouse, function room, restaurant, and rooftop deck.
The hotel’s minimalist motif is surrounded by different artworks for a vibrant splash of color. From studio rooms to two-bedroom suites, guests will enjoy basic amenities such as air conditioning, cable TV, a fully equipped kitchenette, a microwave, a refrigerator, an induction cooker, bath towels, bath toiletries, a hot and cold shower, and other amenities.
15. Avant Serviced Suites
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Enjoy luxury and comfort at Avant Serviced Suites, a 4-star serviced apartment property located in Bonifacio Global City. Manila Golf and Country Club is only 1.3KM away. The property offers various suites that are fully furnished, equipped with designer furniture, a kitchen, cable TV, Wi-Fi access, bath essentials and toiletries, and more.
Guests will enjoy full access to the property’s well-equipped gym and landscaped pool, 24/7 reception and concierge services, daily breakfast service, daily housekeeping service, business center services, laundry and dry cleaning services, and in-room massage services.
14. Parque Espana Residence Hotel
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Parque España Residence Hotel is a 4-star serviced apartment hotel in Alabang, Muntinlupa, a business district and transport hub located south of Manila. The property’s warm interiors, stylish furnishings, and colorful apartments that offer spacious living areas and fully functional kitchens give its guests a ‘home away from home’ vibe.
The 123 hotel rooms and suites at Parque España are well-appointed, complete with a kitchenette, cable TV, well-stocked minibar, hot & cold shower, Wi-Fi, safety deposit box, and more. To fit the mood, guests can choose between their two design themes: Fiesta España or Classic Spanish. This goes well with the property’s rooftop swimming pool, restaurant, lobby lounge, fitness center, and other conveniences.
13. The Picasso Serviced Residences Makati
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The 4-star Picasso Boutique Serviced Residences is where cutting-edge design meets contemporary art. The 144 rooms in this Makati City hotel, which range in size from studios to suites, make it the largest accommodation option in the Salcedo Village area. Guests will have access to the property’s salon, restaurant, bakery, fitness center, art gallery, and function rooms.
Each room in The Picasso Boutique Serviced Residences Makati are thoughtfully designed, complete with air conditioning, custom-made linens, blackout curtains, cable TV, JBL bluetooth speakers, safety deposit box, en-suite bathroom, workstations with fast Wi-Fi and Bluetooth speakers, stylish kitchenettes, and eco-friendly amenities that support their sustainable practices.
12. Citadines Salcedo Makati
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The 4-star Citadines Salcedo Makati is a great starting point for business travelers because of its proximity to several financial and corporate buildings, including Citibank Tower, Ayala Tower, and the Philippine Stock Exchange. It is also near commercial establishments in Makati, which is perfect for a group of friends or families. Guests will have access to the property’s business corner, children’s wading pool, fitness corner, jacuzzi, swimming pool, and function rooms.
From studios to two-bedroom apartments, each room at Citadines Salcedo Makati features modern decor including a plush sofa, flat screen television with cable channels, Wi-Fi, IDD telephone, work desk and chair, hair dryer, hot and cold shower, in-room safe, iPod docking station with radio and alarm clock, kitchenette, kitchenware, microwave oven, refrigerator, iron with ironing board, and more.
11. The Linden Suites
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The 4-star Linden Suites' prime location in Ortigas Center makes it simple to access several of the neighborhood's commercial buildings, including SM Megamall, The Podium, and Robinsons Galleria. Aside from the property’s function rooms and restaurants, it has a health club, with well-equipped amenities like a fully stocked gym, a heated indoor pool, a jacuzzi, a lounge beside the pool, a sauna, and massage rooms.
There are 168 rooms available at The Linden Suites, ranging from deluxe rooms, penthouse suites, and one to three-bedroom suites. Each room has a generous amount of space, comfortable linens, dining and kitchen facilities, home entertainment system, electronic safe, Wi-Fi, NDD/IDD telephone, iron and ironing board, and coffee maker.
10. Somerset Olympia Makati
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Somerset Olympia Makati, a 4-star serviced apartment hotel situated on the busy Makati Avenue, is perfect for travelers wanting to stay in an accommodation where premium shopping centers, business centers, and other commercial establishments come together. Additionally, the Ayala MRT station, which connects Makati's Central Business District with the rest of the cities in Metro Manila, is only 2.5KM away from the serviced apartment property.
Guests will enjoy access to the property’s fitness center, self-service launderette, restaurant, and swimming pool. Their well-appointed studios to two-bedroom apartments are equipped with air conditioning, kitchenette, cable TV, sofa set, Wi-Fi, en-suite bathroom with toiletries, and more.
9. Astoria Plaza
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The new style of urban living is embodied in Astoria Plaza, a 3-star serviced apartment hotel located in the center of Ortigas Business District. It offers the conveniences of a high-end hotel suite blended with the comforts of home. Aside from the apartment’s tastefully decorated rooms and suites, guests can indulge in the property’s pool, gym, and spa.
Astoria Plaza provides a full kitchen and living room in all of their apartment units, so you can have a relaxing stay. Other room features include a cable TV, electronic safe, Wi-Fi, hot and cold shower with bathroom amenities, welcome fruits, and a coffee and tea maker.
8. Aruga Apartments by Rockwell
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Tucked away in the middle of the upscale neighborhood of Rockwell Center, Makati, the 4-star Aruga Apartments by Rockwell provides luxurious suites that blend with Asian contemporary style. Aside from comfort and cleanliness, guests will have access to the property’s outdoor swimming pool, fitness center, and function rooms.
The upscale room amenities at Aruga Apartments by Rockwell you can expect to enjoy includes a welcome care kit, a dining area, fully-equipped kitchen, private bathroom with amenities, cable TV, washer and dryer, iron and ironing board, safety deposit box, and IDD/NDD telephone.
7. Seda Residences Makati
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Located on Ayala Avenue, the center of the nation's corporate and commercial capital, the 4-star Seda Residences Makati is close to both business and commercial establishments. The serviced apartment hotel is only 1.7KM away from Greenbelt by Ayala Malls. Guests will have access to Seda’s Misto restaurant, bar and lounge, swimming pool, gym, e-lounge, and function rooms.
Seda Residences Makati provides completely furnished studios to three-bedroom serviced residences. Its well-appointed amenities include a kitchenette, a microwave oven, an electronic kettle, an induction cooktop with range hood, a rice cooker, refrigerator. executive writing desk, in-room safe, media panel with HDMI, USB and A/V connectivity, cable TV, Wi-Fi, Iron and Ironing board, and en-suite bathroom with toiletries.
6. Raffles Residence Makati
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Nestled in the center of Makati’s Central Business District, the 5-star Raffles Makati is a modern serviced apartment hotel perfect for both casual and business travelers. The property is located near the Zuellig Building, the Ayala Museum, and other commercial and financial buildings.
Aside from its close proximity to Makati’s finest establishments, this accommodation offers top notch amenities which includes 7 restaurants and bars, spa, function rooms, fitness center, salon, and swimming pool. Raffles Makati’s rooms and suites are all equipped with floor-to-ceiling windows, a refreshment center, executive working area, deep-soaking tub, separate shower stall, rain shower head, luxurious bath amenities, cable TV, Wi-Fi, and more.
5. Oakwood Premier Joy-Nostalg Center Manila
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The 5-star Oakwood Premier Joy-Nostalg Hotel & Suites Manila is run by Accor, one of the biggest hotel management companies in the world. Located at the Ortigas Central Business District, the property’s 229 well-appointed contemporary suites will fit both short and long-term stays. The property also has 2 restaurants and bar, a gym, a swimming pool, and multiple function rooms.
From studios to 3-bedroom apartments, the property includes a high-speed internet connection to ensure smooth video conferences and movie streaming. The suites feature an exceptional fully equipped kitchen, a roomy living and dining area, and laundry facilities. A soaking tub and plush mattresses with luxurious linens are also available for complete relaxation. There’s also cable TV, work desk, coffee and tea maker, and more conveniences.
4. Ascott Bonifacio Global City Manila
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Ascott Bonifacio Global City Manila, a 5-star serviced apartment hotel, is situated in the center of the budding metropolis of Bonifacio Global City. Aside from its convenient location, the spacious serviced apartments are well-decorated with modern furniture, capturing the essence of affluent global living. With full access to the residence's extensive amenities, including their on-site fitness center, outdoor swimming pool, jacuzzi, sauna rooms, ballroom, event rooms, and the Cubbies Room - or children's play area - Ascott guests will have a luxurious experience.
Their variety of rooms and suites are well-equipped with cable TV, a home entertainment system, IDD telephone, a 2-seater dining table, a bathroom with a separate shower and bathtub, hair dryer, towels and toiletries, weighing scale, work desk and chair, coffee machine, cooker hob and hood, electric kettle, kitchenware, microwave oven, refrigerator, toaster, rice cooker, Wi-Fi access, and more.
3. Makati Diamond Residences
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The 5-star Makati Diamond Residences is located at Legazpi Village, a prime location in Makati City.
All 410 of the hotel's luxurious guest rooms include contemporary designs with neutral color schemes and European and Filipino furnishings from Calligaris, Bo Concept, and Las Palmas.
Guests will have access to the apartment hotel’s club lounge, private cinema, business center, fitness center, wellness center, indoor lap pool, restaurant, bakery, and its 2 bars and lounges. There are also upscale amenities inside the rooms and suites of Makati Diamond Residences. This includes air conditioning, a mini refrigerator, cable TV, an en-suite bathroom with rain shower head, hair dryer, iron and ironing board, in-room safe, hand sanitizer, Wi-Fi access, and other modern perks.
2. Discovery Primea
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The 5-star Discovery Primea is one of most sought-after places to live in the metro as it is located in Apartment Ridge, a collection of apartment complexes found in the Makati Central Business District along Ayala Avenue. In the midst of the city's commercial districts and residential neighborhoods, guests will also have access to top-notch amenities, including 6 restaurants and bars, function rooms, a spa, a gym, a swimming pool, and sundry shop.
The upscale room features in the various suites of Discovery Primea include plush linens and a hypoallergenic mattress, cable TV both in the bedroom and bathroom, an in-room safe, hair dryer, rain shower, coffee and tea maker, Wi-Fi access, internet protocol television, and desk.
1. Shangri-La The Fort
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In the center of the thriving Bonifacio Global City, the 5-star Shangri-La The Fort Manila is located in a towering mixed-use skyscraper close to top commercial establishments and financial districts. There are 9 restaurants and bars including one of the best buffets in Manila, a spa, a well-renowned sports center, an adventure zone, conference facilities, a 24-hour health club, facilities for people with disabilities, and more upscale features at the hotel.
Shangri-La’s 250M contemporary guest rooms and suites radiate elegance with a variety of distinctive design features that include Filipino touches and expansive city vistas to enjoy day and night. Aside from the hotel’s high-speed Wi-Fi, guests will be able to indulge in high-class room amenities, including a plush linens, feather duvet and toppers, pillow menu, media and entertainment panel, cable TV, office equipment and stationery, executive writing desk, coffee and tea making facilities, mini-bar, luxurious marble bathroom, separate shower cubicle and bathtub, and more perks.
Have a Relaxing Stay in a Serviced Apartment in Manila!
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When you’re going on a business trip or having a vacation in the Philippines, you have to consider a lot of factors—mode of transportation, food, and accommodation, to name a few. Staying at a 5-star hotel in the Philippines might be the first thing that comes to mind when you’re looking for a place to stay on a travel booking website like Guide to the Philippines. However, there is one option perfectly suited for any kind of traveler—serviced apartments.
A serviced apartment provides you more space than booking a hotel room in the Philippines of comparable quality. You will be able to save more, especially if you’re planning to book Philippine tour packages like vacation packages for couples and all-inclusive family vacation packages. Whether you’re in Manila, Makati, Quezon City, Mandaluyong, Taguig, or Pasay to name a few, there is bound to be a serviced apartment that fits your budget and preference. After all, comfort is the key to a successful overnight stay, a Philippine staycation, or an extended stay.
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