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Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila

#3 of 109 Hotels in Manila
Certificate of Excellence
02/04/2017 03/04/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

I always believed Sofitel is in a very trategic location it captures one of the most beautiful sunsets and sunrises I have ever seen. I stayed here for about a week or so and I only had one problem the Wi-Fi in the room was always troubleshooting and as I seek the help in the front office multiple times I...

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Sofitel-Philippines, Manager at Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila, responded to this review

Dear Jan N, Bonjour Mabuhay! It is with pleasure to know that you’ve had an enjoyable stay during your visit and that you recognize our strategic location wherein you can watch the majestic views of the famous Manila bay. It is our aim to provide you the comfort and convenience of being home away from home. On the other hand...

Yorkton, Canada
Reviewed 26 January 2016

Property and friendly staff was excellent couple small things ants in my front room as soon I made coffee everywhere and the morning breakfast at spiral I always had to wait for my coffee all 4days 15 to 20 min. And when it comes to billing when you offer round trip fare don't charge 2trips.

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Sofitel-Philippines, Manager at Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila, responded to this review

Dear 1711worldtraveler54, Bonjour Mabuhay! Thank you so much for this constructive feedback. It is a delight to know that you are satisfied with the service of our Ambassadors. On the other hand with regard to your concern on ants in your room, I sincerely apologize on this matter. Rest assured that this has been duly noted together with your concern...

Port Saint Lucie, Florida
Reviewed 26 January 2016

I was glad I chose to stay at Sofitel for the Gala night of my college reunion .The room given to us had a nice view of the Manila Bay. The room was comfortable.Breakfast at the Spiral was great , many selection of food. I wish I can come back again and next time stay longer.

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Sofitel-Philippines, Manager at Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila, responded to this review

Dear Cynthia L, Bonjour Mabuhay! Thank you for sharing your feedback regarding your recent stay with us. We were delighted to learn that you had an excellent stay and dining experience with us and that we were able to exceed your expectations, as this is what we strive for every day. It was certainly a pleasure for us to be...

Quezon City, Philippines
Reviewed 26 January 2016

The service that we received is satisfactory! Spiral buffet breakfast was also superb! The room is also clean and the view outside is very relaxing. Given a chance in the future, we will surely go back.

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Sofitel-Philippines, Manager at Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila, responded to this review

Dear chienar, Bonjour Mabuhay! We appreciate you for taking the time in sharing your wonderful experience with us and with the TripAdvisor community. Sofitel Manila intends to exceed guest expectations thus, ensuring their satisfaction. Thank you for taking the time to give your wonderful comments on our services, rest assured that this will be shared with the team to serve...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 25 January 2016

Every and all staff are fantastic all requests are dealt with a smile nothing is to hard. The food is great and buffet breakfast sensational !!! Have been around a dozen times pool is fab AND KIDS LOVE IT Quiet areas abound also its still my favourite even with all the new hotels which may be good to go but...

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Sofitel-Philippines, Manager at Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila, responded to this review

Dear johnrB1028ZE, Bonjour Mabuhay! On behalf of Sofitel Philippine Plaza, I would like to extend my deepest appreciation for sharing with us and the TripAdvisor community about your excellent stay with us. We are very pleased to know that you had a fantastic stay. Your comments have been shared with all our Ambassadors with the purpose of giving them the...

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 25 January 2016

Good service, clean room food is awesome and lots of choices, staff are very friendly and accommodating. They have beautiful pool and place where you can relax fronting the finest Manila Bay. There is also a activity room for the kids free for1 hour.

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Sofitel-Philippines, Manager at Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila, responded to this review

Dear janette_laconsay, Bonjour Mabuhay! Thank you for your kind words on your stay experience at the Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila. We are glad that we have exceeded your expectations of our services and we aim to keep it that way and we would like to thank you for recognizing our facilities and the service of our Ambassadors and find them...

Quezon City, Philippines
Reviewed 25 January 2016

The food is expensive but the service is excellent and all the things that is in there are so elegant as I may say. There are people who are very much kind and always smiling. Me and my friends went there because it our restday. We stayed in one of the rooms there and it is really a good place....

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Sofitel-Philippines, Manager at Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila, responded to this review

Dear Jovean, Bonjour Mabuhay! Thank you very much for taking the time to share such a wonderful and detailed feedback with us and with the TripAdvisor travelers. It is very pleasing to know that you had an excellent overall experience at our hotel and particularly on our food, room and size of bed. Rest assured that your kind words will...

Makati, Philippines
Reviewed 25 January 2016

Sofitel is one of the 2 [if I am not mistaken, Diamond Hotel is the other one] that has a great view among the five stars in the metro. Everytime I come back home from an international deployment, I make sure that I stay here for 1 or 2 days. The pool area is my favorite amenity of this hotel....

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Sofitel-Philippines, Manager at Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila, responded to this review

Dear Emerson B, Bonjour Mabuhay! Thank you very much for taking the time to share your detailed feedback with the travelers of TripAdvisor. We are very much delighted to know that you had a really great experience with us and that you really liked the offerings of the hotel. Sofitel boasts of the majestic views of the Manila Bay sunset...

Metro Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 25 January 2016

My wife and I booked my bithday lunch at Spiral last week. After being familiar with other buffets in "5-star" establishments such as Circles at Shargi-la, Newport City Marriott, etc. we were expecting something along those lines. Upon arriving for lunch, we were greeted with everyone, and the ambiance of the place was more in line what I would expect...

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Sofitel-Philippines, Manager at Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila, responded to this review

Dear Nick M, Bonjour Mabuhay! We thank you very much for taking the time to share this very detailed and constructive feedback regarding your recent stay with us. It is such a pleasure to know that you had a Magnifique experience with us, and particularly enjoyed the hotel's ambiance, food stations and the very detailed service rendered by our Ambassadors....

Brisbane Region, Australia
Reviewed 25 January 2016

The hotel has strict entry checks, which makes guests feel safe. The taxi from airport to this hotel cost 640 peso. The hotel is very grand and staff are super friendly. Hard to find light breakfast options if you don't want the mega buffet which is awesome on the mornings you have a large appetite. Its a bit smelly walking...

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Dear Rian R, Bonjour Mabuhay! Your safety is one of our top priorities and we are very pleased to know that you particularly appreciated the security services of the hotel. We are glad that you had a nice stay. We thank you for recognizing the service of our friendly Ambassadors. Rest assured that on your next visit we will ensure...

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila is an iconic 5-star luxury resort nestled in an expansive tropical setting. Renowned for its magnificent contrast of captivating sunsets and the sparkling waters of Manila Bay, the hotel attracts international and local travelers alike with its signature Filipino brand of hospitality and the French joie de vivre reflected in its service rituals; from entertainment, food and wine offerings. Nestled adjacent to the historic Cultural Center of the Philippines, Sofitel Philippine Plaza boasts of a location within the city beat and the refreshing tranquillity of the bay. It stands 15 minutes away from the international and domestic airports and approximately 30 minutes away from Makati City, the central business and commercial district of thriving shopping, dining and entertainment venues. Spiral is the hotel's most interactive restaurant in the Asia Pacific Region, featuring 21 ateliers of the world's best cuisine in one magnificent destination. Other than Spiral, Sofitel Philippine Plaza also has other restaurants and bars including Le Bar, a bistro, patisserie and library in one destination, La Veranda, a Parisian-style bar with an indoor lounge that stretches to an outdoor terrace, Snaps Sports Bar, a sleek and modern bar for sports enthusiasts, and the Sunset Bar, the idyllic blend of a picturesque outdoor dining venue. The first of its kind in Asia, the Vietura Aesthetic Lifestyle features anti-aging, detox and weight management along with a comprehensive services menu of holistic, personalized beauty and wellness programs. It combines non-invasive aesthetic procedures, integrative medicine and lifestyle coaching tailored to fit the individual's needs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila

Address: CCP Complex, Roxas Boulevard, Manila, Luzon 1300, Philippines
Region: Philippines > Luzon > Metro Manila > Manila
Price Range: $174 - $333 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila 5*
Number of rooms: 609
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Also Known As:
Philippine Travel
Sofitel Manila
Accor Philippine Plaza Manila
Philippine Plaza
Hotel Philippine Plaza
Sofitel Philippines
Sofitel Philippine Plaza
Manila Sofitel
Westin Philippine Plaza
Hotel Style:
#2 Spa Hotel in Manila
#3 Luxury Hotel in Manila
#3 Romantic Hotel in Manila
#3 Business Hotel in Manila
#4 Family Hotel in Manila
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“almost 300sqm is big enough for my stay alone. good jacuzzi and nice 270degree ocean view is extraordinary, only little faucet , and speaker noise ,telephone line are inconvinient. sleeping in the same bed where emperor sleep is a lot more thoughtful than I expected. ”
 of 5 bubbles yosuken, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Higher up, facing the pool & ocean.”
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“We got the corner suite. Quite old physical structure but definitely spacious and tidy. Very comfy bed and luxurious bathroom amenities. King sized bed fits 2 adults and 2 kids comfortably!”
 of 5 bubbles LyannaV, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Best facilities, staff and Excellent ambiance and location to relax”
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“Views from the north side are nicer. ”
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