Best Hotel Suites for Families
Budget rooms and backpack hostels serve their purpose when doing exploratory traveling, but when it comes to a staycation with family, it’s a good idea to book a room that places you in the lap of luxury: suites, and not just suites, but the best hotel suites for families designed especially for communing and relaxing.
A suite is a hotel room that comes with a living room and dining area, so you can hang out and relax on a rainy weekend with loved ones close at hand. There are some suites that make you feel like a boss and there are some that are perfect for R&R with the family. Here are suite deals in the city that make good venues for those who just want to enjoy a lazy weekend of family time. This list is not ranked.
1| Solaire Resort - Parañaque
Solaire’s Signature Suite features separate living and dining areas, top-of-the-line amenities, including 350-thread count linen and L’Occitane bath accouterments, and a view of Manila Bay. For families looking for hotel suites, Solaire is currently offering a Rainy Day Rendezvous package that includes an overnight stay at a Deluxe or Suite Room, buffet breakfast for two at Fresh International Buffet, 60 minutes of in-room combination massage for two, and a themed Afternoon Tea at Oasis.
1 Aseana Avenue Entertainment City Tambo, Parañaque; (+632) 888-8888; solaireresort.com
Solaire's Signature Suite
2| The Peninsula Manila - Makati
Stepping into the Peninsula's lobby immediately gives you a feeling of luxury, one that is carried over into its newly refurbished rooms. The Pen has a range of suites that are ideal for families. The Premier Suites feature commanding views of the leafy Ayala Triangle Park, and the refreshing nature theme is echoed in the living area that has a relaxing palette of cool blues and grays.
The dining area fits four for dinner and drinks, while the spacious master bedroom features a vanity area and a large walk-in closet. The Executive Suites can also be connected to Grand Deluxe Rooms to facilitate larger groups or families. With the genteel Filipino hospitality that the Manila Pen is known for, you will be able to take everything in style.
3| Hotel Raffles - Makati
It’s a hushed type of elegance at The Raffles, with
1 Raffles Drive, Makati Ave, Makati, (+632) 795-0777; raffles.com/makati
Raffles Executive Suite
4| Discovery Primea
The Primea Suite at Discovery Primea gives the feeling of living in a luxuriously furnished condo
6749 Ayala Avenue, Makati; (+632) 955-8888; (+632) 988-2988; discoveryprimea.com
7| Grand Hyatt - Taguig
This sparkling gem in BGC has 52 suites that are good for families who want to go the extra mile for the weekend. The Diplomatic Suite on the 57th floor boasts of floor-to-ceiling windows and incomparable views from the highest building in the city. Spacious and luxurious living and dining areas make it the perfect place for lounging, entertaining, and impressing guests. Suite staycations come with access to the Grand Club Lounge, which serves even more stunning views together with breakfast, all-day snacks, cocktails, and late-night snacks.
8th Avenue corner 35th Street, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig; (+632) 838-1234; hyatt.com
Grand Hyatt's Diplomatic Suite
9| Marco Polo Manila - Pasig
The Marco Polo Deluxe Suites are located on the upper floors of the hotel, giving families a panoramic view of the Ortigas cityscape. A suite comes with high-end, state-of-the-art amenities such as LED TVs and superior services like butler service and Continental Club privileges for breakfast, afternoon tea, and cocktails. As far as hotel amenities go, there’s the indoor swimming pool, Vu’s Sky Bar and Lounge, and the award-winning Lung Hin Chinese restaurant.
Marco Polo Deluxe Suite
10| Nobu Hotel Manila - Parañaque
For those who want to
A spacious king-size bed, 300-thread count sheets, and a selection of pillows via its pillow menu provide the ultimate relaxation, while the deep bathtub is complemented by amenities from Spanish brand Natura Bisse. The in-room dining menu offers Japanese-Peruvian dishes from Nobu Manila’s famous restaurant kitchen. In-room spa service is also available with an option for renewal or muscle release massage.
City of Dreams Manila, Aseana Boulevard corner Macapagal Avenue, Parañaque; (+632) 800-8080; nobuhotelmanila.com
8| Sofitel Philippine Plaza - Pasay
Its buffet (one of the best hotel buffets in Manila) is famous, but Sofitel's rooms are no slouch either. Indulge in French-style living at its 84-square-meter Family Suite. The lavish living space features wrap-around balconies that offer panoramic views of the Manila Bay and its iconic sunsets. The suite offers separate areas for sleep, work, and lounging around. Its interiors, which combine French artistry and Filipino craftsmanship, showcase a blend of tropical colors and luxurious furnishings like elegant damask headboards, the signature Sofitel MyBed, state-of-the-art Carrara marble bathroom counters, and native rattan closets.
CCP Complex, Roxas Boulevard, Pasay; (+632) 573-5555; sofitelmanila.com
Sofitel's Junior Family Suite
11| Marriott Hotel - Manila
Marriott Manila has 18 Junior Suites at its Main Hotel and 28 Deluxe Suites and three superior chambers located at the Executive Level on the West Wing: the Marriott Suite, Presidential Suite, and the Chairman Suite. Each suite features supreme room entertainment with 48- to 55-inch LED smart TVs, marble bathrooms with jetted bathtubs, lighted makeup mirrors, and plush robes.
All rooms also include spacious desks, ergonomic chairs, and luxurious 300-thread count sheets to sink in at the end of the day. Access to the hotel’s Executive Lounge, with its chef-prepared meals, nightly cocktails, and award-winning are also included once checked-in.
2 Resorts Drive, Pasay City; (+632) 988-9999; marriott.com
Marriott's Chairman Suite
12| Manila Hotel - Manila
Manila Hotel is the oldest hotel in the Philippines and it has an Old World glamour that can't be matched. It features seven types of suites, all flaunting beautiful views of either Intramuros and Manila Bay, but if you want to give your kids a little history lesson, try the MacArthur Suite, a two-bedroom home away from home with Bvlgari bathroom amenities, two baths, a study room, round-the-clock butler service, a dining room (giving you that coveted Manila Bay view), and access to the Executive Club.
One Rizal Park, Manila; (+632) 527-0011; www.manila-hotel.com.ph
Manila Hotels' MacArthur Suite
13| Diamond Hotel - Manila
The 24th floor and above of the Diamond Hotel are reserved for the Diamond Club. Here, you can stay at the Club Executive Suite, a corner room with prime amenities and opulent interiors that complement sweeping views of the city or bay, or the Diamond Suite, the large, open-plan suite with a bedroom and sitting area and lots of natural lighting.
As Diamond Hotel is the preferred residence of dignitaries, the Diamond State Suite has two bedrooms, a connecting room, and a dining or meeting area for eight. The hotel also has two Presidential suites that come with their own dining area and pantry, living area, master's bedroom
Roxas Blvd. cor. Dr. J Quintos St., Ermita, Manila; (+632) 528-3000; (+632) 305-3000; diamondhotel.com
14| Conrad Hotel - Pasay
The Conrad is definitely one of the better-looking hotels out there. It boasts a sleek, clean design, in warm neutrals. The design lends itself well to families because even the smallest suite feels wide and spacious. If you want to live the fantasy, the Conrad Hotel's Presidential Suite is a breathtaking 1,100 sq.m. space with floor-to-ceiling windows, a private pool, and a butler on top of 300 thread-count sheets, a terrace, and even a kitchen. If it looks familiar to you, that's because it resembles Tony Stark's Malibu home in Iron Man.
Conrad's Presidential Suite
15| Luxent Hotel - Quezon City
In the heart of Quezon City, Luxent Hotel offers the celebrity life through its suites with two master bedrooms, a living room, a dining area, and a private Jacuzzi. Both suite bedrooms come with king-sized beds, and the complimentary buffet breakfast is for four adults and four children four years old and below at the Garden Café (go for its freshly baked bread!). If your group is too lazy to head out to try the plethora of food choices nearby, the hotel also offers 10 percent off at the Lush Bar and in-room dining service.
Luxent Hotel's Presidential Suite
16| Crimson Hotel - Muntinlupa
Crimson Hotel Filinvest City offers one- or two-bedroom suites that have tasteful living and dining areas with modern, homey conveniences. The suites, which are ideal for small families, are designed to make guests feel at home with warm and cozy interiors. Guests have access to the dining choices at Café Eight or can choose to cook meals on the in-room cooktop stove. Those who book the Presidential Suite also receive bespoke services rendered by a dedicated team that will attend to their needs.
Entrata Urban Complex, 2609 Civic Drive, Filinvest City, Alabang, Muntinlupa; (+63 2) 863-2222; crimsonhotel.com
Crimson Hotel's Presidential Suite
17| The Bellevue Manila - Muntinlupa
Bellevue Manila’s two-bedroom options are the best hotel suites for families looking to bond and yet still want some privacy. They have adjoining rooms that are interconnected by a living area, which consists of kitchen, dining, and plush couch, so everyone can comfortably hang out and enjoy each other’s company during the daytime. After the day’s activities, the kids can head off to their own room, while you sink into a hot tub and then onto the luxurious beddings for a well-deserved sleep.
Its elegant Café D’Asie buffet and the
The Bellevue's Tower Suite
With additional reporting from Sasha Lim Uy