No need to leave the city to make the most of your Holy Week vacation. Enjoy the rare serenity the metro has to offer by having a proper staycation with your beau or the whole family. Below, we round up six hotel offerings where you can spend the long break to unwind, reflect, and most of all, relax.
1| Fairmont Makati
Stay Period: March 23 - April 7
Accommodation: Family Room
Price per night: P6,988++
Inclusions: Buffet breakfast for two
Other Activities: Sunday Brunch, 12 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Inclusions: Enjoy your brunch over a live-culinary theater of savory international cuisine and whimsical Easter-inspired desserts. There's also face painting, mini egg hunting, and Easter-themed movies for the kids.
Price Per Night: P3,077 (50% off for children aged 12 below)
Address: 1 Raffles Drive, Makati Avenue, Makati City
Contact: +632 555 9888
2| Makati Diamond Residences
Stay Period: March 24 - April 1
Accommodation: A 41-sqm room (P5,800++/night); One bedroom suite (P7,800++/night); Studio Room (P5,000++/night)
Inclusions: Enjoy 20% discount for the Easter Brunch buffet, fully-equipped kitchenette, mini bar, Wi-Fi, 24-hour gym, daily TRX classes at the TRX studio, access to indoor lap pool, inflatable play area, arts and crafts station, and you can also participate in a cooking demonstration.
Address: 118 Legazpi Street, Legazpi Village, Makati City
Contact: +632 317 0999
3| Marco Polo Ortigas
Stay Period: Now until April 9
Accommodation: Superior, Deluxe, and Premier Rooms
Inclusions: There's breakfast buffet for two adults and two children (six years old and below), WiFi, infinity pool, and gym access, a culinary journey with five signature outlets and their specialties—freshly-baked pastries and wide variety of coffee and tea at Café Pronto; stylish delights for an afternoon tea at Connect Lounge; live action stations showcasing the world’s famous dishes at Cucina; authentic Cantonese dining at Lung Hin; and cocktails over the stunning views of the metro at Vu’s Sky Bar and Lounge.
Price Per Night: P6,300++
Address: Meralco Avenue and Sapphire Street, Ortigas Center, Pasig City
Contact: +632 720 7777
4| Dusit Thani Manila
Stay Period: March 22 to April 1, 2018
Accommodation: Dusit Room
Inclusions: Buffet breakfast for two, 20% off at Deverana Spa, instant prize upon check-in, and two free tickets to Easter Sunday activities
Price Per Night: P5,500++
Other Activities: A Messy-Artsy Easter, April 1, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Inclusions: Easter egg hunt by the hour, Messy Art sessions, inflatables, sponsor-initiated games and activities, and mascot performances
For tickets: Call Restaurant Reservations at 238-8888 loc. 8430, 8838
Address: Ayala Center, 1223 Makati City
Contact: +632 238-8888
5| Seda Vertis North
Stay Period: March 23 to March 31
Accommodation/Price Per Night: Deluxe Room at P5,700++; Club Room at P6,600++; Premier Room at P7,500++; Corner Suite at P8700++
Inclusions: Buffet Breakfast for two adults and two kids (12 years and below) at Misto, WiFi, pool, and gym access
Other activities: Arts & crafts workshop like praline-making and cupcake decorating at P600++ per person; family movie time (with free popcorn, lemonade, and cotton candy); Storytelling Under the Stars
Stay Period: March 31 to April 2, 2018
Accommodation: Deluxe Room at P7,000++; Club Room at P7,800++; Premier Room at P8,600++; Corner Suite at P9900++
Inclusions: Two tickets to Seddy’s Easter Adventure; Buffet Breakfast for two adults and two kids (12 years and below) at Misto; WiFi, pool, and gym access
Other Activities: Seddy’s Easter Adventure, March 31 to April 1, 2018, 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM; Amazing Race (13 yo and up) on March 31 at P999++ per person; Easter Egg Hunt and activities (12 years below) on April 1 at P850++ per person
6| Belmont Hotel
Stay Period: March 29 to April 1
Accommodation: Superior or Deluxe Room
Inclusions: Daily breakfast for two persons, a Belmont bear, and a 20% discount on any RWM-produced shows for April 2018
Price Per Night: P4,480++
Other Activities: Easter Safari at The Plaza in Newport Mall, Resorts World Manila (RWM) on April 1, 4 p.m.
Fee: Guests are entitled to a free event ticket for every minimum P2,000 single-receipt purchase from any participating Newport Mall store or restaurant on April 1. Each ticket is good for one child and one adult companion.
Address: Newport Boulevard, Newport City, Pasay City, 1309 Metro Manila
Contact: +632 318 8888
This story originally appeared on Preview.ph.
* Minor edits have been made by the Esquiremag.ph editors.