Manila this week welcomed a newcomer to its busy hospitality scene with the opening of Shangri-La at The Fort, Manila, one of the tallest towers in the Philippines that also hopes to establish itself as a lifestyle hub by making sure guests are able to not just spend the night, but also relax, dine, shop, stay fit, and play, all within its premises.
Why you’ll want to go: Located at Bonifacio Global City, the property promises to indulge discerning travelers not just with a refined sense of comfort but with its vision as a recreational destination for visitors. There is a plethora of facilities to explore on site, while shopping centers, the Manila Golf Club and the Manila Polo Club are also located within easy reach from the hotel.
Rooms: The property comprises 576 guestrooms and suites, all of which are fitted with a homey and contemporary design and comes with views of the bustling city and the bay.
Things you can do: There are as many as seven dining options available at Shangri-La at The Fort, Manila, all offering a range of cuisines and dining experiences, such as dry-aged steaks at the Raging Bull Shophouse & Bar or an easy afternoon high tea session at High Street Lounge. The hotel also houses Kerry Sports Manila, the city’s most comprehensive indoor lifestyle and recreation facility, which aside from an extensive spa also offers an NBA-grade basketball court, tennis and squash courts, and a special zone for children.
For more information, visit Shangri-La The Fort.