Manila Hotel before and after
Since it first opened its doors on July 4, 1912, guests from all over the world from political figures and royalties to world leaders have indulged in Manila Hotel’s genuine Filipino hospitality, comfort and luxury. Some of its guests were Senator Robert Kennedy, Vice President Richard Nixon, Queen Sofia of Spain, writer Ernest Hemingway, The Beatles and Michael Jackson.
The elements of capiz shells, wood furniture, neutral colors, handmade decorations and paintings by Filipino artists radiate the classic Filipiniana theme in more than 500 guest rooms. To satisfy the needs of every guest, rooms and suites are equipped with contemporary amenities and high tech facilities. Guests can have a more exclusive accommodation with personalized services at the MacArthur Lounge and MacArthur Suite.
To much critical and popular acclaim, Manila Hotel’s function halls are among the favorite venues for corporate meetings and intimate celebrations, and have hosted events like the ASEAN Summit Meeting, Pacquiao-Marquez World Press Tour, and world-class tour performances. For the fitness enthusiasts, Manila Hotel houses a Health Club that features modern-day facilities. Various dining options include the Champagne Room, Mabuhay Palace, Tap Room and Café Ilang-Ilang which serve local and international fare.
Left: Tap Room; Right: Champagne Room
Left: Cafe Ilang-Ilang; Right: Mabuhay Palace
Cafe Ilang-Ilang: Italian cuisine section
For a relaxing experience, rejuvenate at the Spa, and take a cool break at the pool or garden area.
Outdoor swimming pool and bar
Get acquainted with Philippine history as you indulge in world-class comfort at the Manila Hotel.