Enjoy a familial stay in central Manila at theÂ Citadines Salcedo Makati
Situated in the happening central Makati neighborhood of Salcedo Village, the Citadines will have you feeling at home from the start of your stay. Prior to your trip, expect a personal email from your local host chasing up any last-minute requests, from fresh groceries upon arrival to arranging a local driver. Major Manila landmarks are walking distance from the serviced residence, including the Philippines Stock Exchange and Greenbelt Malls. The serviced residence group prides itself on creating a home-away-from-home experience for its guests, no matter whereÂ in the world they may be.
The Look: Enter from the familial Salcedo Village, a quieter corner of bustling Makati. From your smiling Citadines host greeting you in the marble-clad lobby to helpful staff throughout the hotel, the people make the space exude comfort. Check out local paintings in the lobby and rooms from contemporary Filipino artists.
The Rooms: Chose from one or two-bedroom stays ranging from 32 to 135 square meters. Each serviced residence comes equipped with a full kitchen and entertainment systems, andÂ personal touches from curated book stacks to local Filipino chocolates add to the homeyÂ vibe. Floor-to-ceiling windows invite natural light into cozy living areas and bedrooms.
The Appeal:Â Enjoy daily breakfast next door at the Flying Pan restaurant, serving healthy fare such asÂ protein-packed egg white omelets and raisin oatmeal. The hotel’s fully equipped gym helps patrons stay fit during their stay, while there’s ample space to relax up by theÂ elevated pool with adjoining jacuzzi, where guestsÂ can gaze out upon the Makati skyline as they swim.
The Surrounds: Salcedo Village is bursting with popular new restaurants from Filipino restaurateurs. Stop by Wildflour CafĂ© for fresh baked breads and pastries notoriously delicious, hence the lines down the block. For an afternoon pick-me-up or evening nightcap, The Curator is just around the corner with craft cocktails and great coffee.
For those in the knowâ€¦ New in town? Hosts can arrange personalized tours and walks of Manilaâ€™s old town to orientate you with the neighborhood.
148 Valero Street, Salcedo Village Makati City;Â Â 63-2/863-9888; Citadines Salcedo Makati; rooms from US$