Living in the City could get stressful but not everyone can have a quick getaway to Tagaytay or Palawan. Some of us who could not get away as much as we can from Metro Manila need to find ways to enjoy ourselves and what better way than booking for a Hotel Staycation? A quick and relaxing deep in the pool and quiet sleep at the hotel seems like the perfect way to rejuvenate the senses of the working class. Here are some of the best hotels in Makati that come with invigorating swimming pools.
10 Best Hotels in Makati with Swimming Pool
1. Makati Diamond Residences
Makati Diamond Residences is one of the best-serviced hotel apartments in Makati City. They have modern rooms and they give free snacks and drinks for customers who stay in their apartment. The place is near Greenbelt one of the elite shopping centers in the Philippines, and you also get to stay near convenience stores like 7-eleven.
This is one of the hotels you should stay in if you are aiming for a Staycation for an entire day or how many days however you like. You can also celebrate your birthday here, it is said that the staff including the digital marketing staff of Makati Diamond Hotel is on top of their game this is why they are ranked on top of Trip Advisor. The 1 bedroom suite is comfortable and could easily fit 3 adults and 2 toddlers. You can cook food inside, and there is water available for drinking in their faucet. The room comes with a dishwashing liquid and dining sets.
The shower is spacious and they have good quality internet. The staff is friendly which is a big plus, Makati Diamond Residences comes with a hotel gym and guests get to have a daily rewards card for meals. You could gain a certain amount of pesos per day on your card if you do not eat at the breakfast buffet and you can use that points towards local restaurants nearby. This is perfect for people who are not fond of eating breakfast in the morning and prefer to eat their first meal during lunch.
Some of their rooms come with a microwave giving guests the options to reheat their meal.
Makati Diamond Residences welcomes you to a new standard of urban living. All 410 guestrooms are outfitted with special features that allow you to feel at home, including a fully-equipped kitchenette, convection stoves, a 55” LED television, and complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi connection. Larger units include washer and dryers, walk-in closets, dishwashers and a dedicated area for your office.
Makati Diamond Residences Indoor Swimming Pool or Indoor Lap Pool is open for guest from 7 am to 9 pm and located at the 4th Floor. Expect to pay 6,000 to 8,000 PHP for standard suites.
Book Direct : https://www.makatidiamond.com
2. The Peninsula Manila
The Peninsula Manila is a luxury hotel in the heart of Makati. It is considered one of the best hotels in the country. The room is spacious and comes with an Oscar de la Renta bath set so you can expect a good smelling bathroom that is well stocked with toiletries. The lobby is a well-loved part of the Manila Peninsula and gives visitors the wow-effect due to the high ceiling and bright entrance plus the live music that comes with jazz music.
The pool and fitness area are well maintained and always attended by helpful staff. The pool has a lifeguard duty at all times. The fitness area has an attendant who is always willing to provide assistance with weightlifting. If you want to shop, the hotel will provide you a shuttle. They can also provide guests a ride using their customized jeepney. Kids who stay at the hotel get to enjoy the popcorn-making machine. The Manila Peninsula is also described as quiet despite being at the heart of the business district area.
Expect to pay 6,000 pesos to 12,000 pesos for standard rooms.
The Peninsula Manila serves casual snacks and drinks by the pool. The swimming pool is located on the Ground floor, Makati Tower and opens from 7 am until 10 pm for hotel guests to enjoy.
3. New World Makati
Guests describe this hotel as having one of the most professional staff in Metro Manila. It is highly commended due to the hospitality and care and attention of the staff. So if you are looking for a hotel where you can find friendly and courteous hosts then New World Makati is the place to go to. It has crisp sheets, fluffy and clean towels, and pillows. The hotel comes a huge pool with plenty of lounging area. Wi-Fi is working perfectly so you can do your work without having any problem. If you are feeling luxurious you can upgrade to the Residence Club Level, the service there is exceptional, and there are more amenities offered compared with the Living room.
It’s definitely worth the upgrade to the Residence Club level. The service there is exceptional, and the amenities offered at the Living Room are very much worth the price difference. The evening drinks are great and the staff will make sure that you will have a great time. The hospitality in the New World Makati Hotel is phenomenal and the entire staff goes above and beyond. Some of the special amenities included in the luxury suites is a living area, walk-in closet, writing desk, IDD phone with a voice message box, essential Elemis toiletries, hairdryer, Nespresso coffee machine, a minibar, balcony, iPod dock, and Kitchenette plus a wine chiller.
New World Makati offers an Outdoor Swimming Pool for guests, they also have a children’s pool. While swimming you can also chill and get your drinks and snacks at the Rescue bar. The outdoor pool also has Wi-Fi, if you are planning to celebrate a party by the poolside you can book up to 100 guests here. The swimming pool facility is open from 6 am to 8 pm daily and the pool is located at level 4.
Expect to spend 5,000 PHP and above for standard rooms.
Book Direct: https://manila.newworldhotels.com
4. City Garden GRAND Hotel
The City Garden Grand Hotel gives you the best of both worlds, it has spacious and luxurious rooms but with a much more affordable price tag. You can get standard rooms for only 4, 700 pesos. The Firefly Roofdeck bar is a happy place to be and one of the charming assets of this hotel in Makati. The hotel rooms come with free water, tea, and coffee. Guests are also treated with a panoramic view of the Makati Skyline.
You can also sit back, relax and enjoy as they deliver your food inside your room. The swimming pools are really fun. If you are looking for a party kind of vibe during your staycation then this is the place to be.
5. Discovery Premia
Some of the amenities that guest will enjoy in Discovery Premia is the Gourmet breakfast at the Tapenade, high-speed wi-fi access for unlimited devices. Access to gym facilities and a heated infinity pool making the night pool parties relaxing. Guests also receive 20% off on the 90-minute Signature Massage, Hilot, Sports massage and body scrubs at the Terazi Spa. Hotel guests also enjoy the one round of cocktails at the Gilarmi Lounge or the Edge.
Guests love the temperature-controlled pool, getting and staying in the swimming pool won’t be a problem. The breakfast offers is also different from other hotels since they offer Wagyu beef tapa, bacon steak, and pizza which is not found in other hotels. If you order from 3 to 5 pm you also get a 50% discount off the pizza on weekdays. Expect to pay 7, 300 and above for standard rooms at Discovery Primea.
Book Direct: https://www.discoveryprimea.com/
6. Holiday Inn & Suites Makati
Location is very convenient, you get direct access to Glorietta Mall. The gym is open 24/7 so you can use it from 6 Am to 11 pm. The hotel offers a good-tasting breakfast, the selection is huge compared with other hotels in the area. Rooms are very well designed and large. The rooftop swimming pool area was great to relax in. Expect to pay 5, 300 for a standard room for this hotel.
Book Direct: https://makati.holidayinn.com/
7. Raffles Makati
The guest room has a beautiful classic colonial-era feel with a working space and large bathrooms. Raffles Makati offers butler services making them a premium luxury hotel in Manila. You get unlimited drinks in the lobby lounge. You also get a butler with your suite. Breakfast is served in Mireio which is a nice restaurant with nice views.
The beds are comfortable with luxury high thread count sheets. The bathroom is large with separate rainfall shower and deep bathtub. Full-sized bathroom amenities are provided. Additional touches included in-room yoga mats, pod coffee machine, and welcome fruit platter. Expect to pay 10, 500 and above for a standard suite.
8. Y2 Residence Hotel
Superbly situated in the heart of Makati in Manila. This Hotel offers it all luxury, security, service and even daily checks on how is everything in your room. Location is great, a block away from Century City mall, around the corner is the SM Marketplace and eating establishments surrounding it, business centers everywhere, so it’s very central. The check-in was a breeze, very welcoming. The rooms are spacious, with 2 separate bedrooms and bathrooms and lounge with a kitchenette. For its price and its amenities, it is great for its value. Expect to pay 3, 800 and above for standard suites.
Book Direct: https://www.y2hotel.com/
9. Aruga by Rockwell
The suites come with kitchen/laundry and separate bedroom are well set out and are a good size and serviced daily. With a lovely restaurant downstairs with a hot breakfast included in the price. Kitchen amenities are also complete. The unit is also very spacious. Value for money. We also love it that it has access to PowerPlant mall. The gym is excellent. Lots of equipment free weights and enough to find something to alter your routine to get a great workout. Expect to pay 5,000 or more for a standard suite.
Book Direct: https://www.aruga.com.ph/studio-deluxe/
10. Maxx Hotel Makati
Maxx Hotel Makati just opened in 2017 and only offers a jacuzzi but still offer good and clean spacious rooms. Expect to pay for 2,000 for a standard suite. The beds are comfortable and the staff is polite. Shower gel, toothbrush, and shaving gel are already provided for guests. You also get to enjoy a Dolce Coffee maker during the duration of the stay.
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