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Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila

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

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...

Pound Ridge, New York
Reviewed 25 January 2016

this hotel is heaven on earth! Lobby and Spiral Restaurant are spectacular! Best breakfast Buffet I ever experienced. Staff at the poll so pleasant and helpful especially Dan, and interns Jackie, Tine and Belle all from Sunset Bar! Miss the Sofitel already have only been gone 3 days!

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

Dear poundridgepete, Bonjour Mabuhay! It is always a delight to receive positive feedback from our beloved guests. Our ambassadors will definitely be highly motivated by your comments especially Dan, Jackie, Belle and our dearest Interns. This will make them strive even harder for excellence. Your satisfaction is our utmost reward and we look forward to being of service to you...

Reviewed 25 January 2016

Great hotel, chic, excellent facilities, although rooms are ageing..pool area is magnificent, buffet is wholesome, staff is fine as well.. given most decent hotels are priced at the same range, Sofitel is a nice pick

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

Dear Nishlank J, Bonjour Mabuhay! Your appreciation of our services left a smile on our face. We are glad that you have enjoyed your dining experience and thank you for commending our facilities and staffs. On the other hand, Sofitel Manila has an on-going remodeling on all guest rooms to serve you better, thank you for your patience during this...

Gothenburg, Sweden
Reviewed 25 January 2016

A business trip between 9th to 15th of january and my overall view is probably one of, or maybe the best hotel, in whole Manila, if you take everything into account regarding place, dining, 10th floor businesscenter, this hotel are covered with a Collective Barging Agreement and are a union friendly hotel, and that show´s how the employees feels about...

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

Dear Kenny R, Bonjour Mabuhay! Thank you for taking the time to share with us your valuable feedback about your stay. We are pleased to know that you had a wonderful experience with us. Your words have truly inspired us to keep giving a genuine service that comes from the heart. Our aim is to provide our guests the most...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 25 January 2016

I booked a surprise accommodation for my newlywed cousin and his wife. I specifically mentioned that my cousin just got married and it would be nice if they would be treated special when we stay. I wasn't expecting any complimentary something or free upgrade but a simple gesture of saying 'Congratulations!' would be nice. Rooms are a bit tired, it...

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

Dear rexification, Bonjour Mabuhay! Thank you for sharing your feedback with us. Sofitel Manila has an on-going remodeling on all guest rooms. We thank you for your patience during this time. While room view preference is subject to availability and occupancy of the hotel. However, if you wish to guarantee your room view preference you can but it has a...

Metro Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

We stayed in this hotel for just a night to celebrate my parent's anniversary and i must say that in that very short stay, we have experienced the world class service that this hotel has to offer. The room is spacious with a very nice view (pool and the sea). The bed is really comfortable-heaven like. Hotel staff were very...

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

Dear Elisha A, Bonjour Mabuhay! We appreciate that you took the time to share your feedback with us. It is a pleasure to know that you had an excellent overall experience with us and that our Ambassadors took part in making your stay a pleasant one and make your parent's anniversary more memorable and special. Thank you for recognizing Danica...

Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

We went there for my parents' anniversary. The rooms are somehow outdated and unclean. The room temperature is warm that we asked for a maintenance crew to clean the airconditioner. The pool bathroom is also dirty. I think we did not get the value of our money. Highly disappointed.

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

Dear Bujoybi, Bonjour Mabuhay! Thank you for taking the time to share a comment with us. Sofitel Manila has an on-going remodeling on hotel's guest room and public areas. On the other hand, your comment about the room temperature and pool condition was forwarded to the upper management. On behalf of Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila, I sincerely apologize on this...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Minibar
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Banquet Room
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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: $176 - $339 (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 Business Hotel in Manila
#3 Romantic Hotel in Manila
#3 Luxury Hotel in Manila
#4 Family Hotel in Manila
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“Eleventh floor has great views”
 of 5 bubbles Hugo54321, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“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.”
 of 5 bubbles EthanM381, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
“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”
 of 5 bubbles audfel2017, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
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