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Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila

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Paris, Île-de-France, France
Reviewed 7 January 2015

I spent less than 24hrs in the hotel but the attention I got from staff during that period was outstanding; especially in the La Bar restaurant where I kicked back for a couple of hours for drinks and dinner. The grounds are also lovely, although poor weather stopped me from properly exporing. If you're looking for a place with close...

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

Dear LudovinedeParis, Bonjour Mabuhay! On behalf of Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila, We would like to extend our gratitude to you for sharing your feedback regarding your Magnifique stay. Our very own Le Bar which is a combination of French bistro, patisserie and music lounge is perfect for spending couple of hours to relax while sipping a glass of wine with...

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Reviewed 7 January 2015

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Reviewed 7 January 2015 via mobile

Pros : great staff everywhere (except check-out), pool attendants polite and helpful, room mostly ok, (large ), nice restaurants and shops, beautiful pool, great ocean view from the pool area - loved our stay. Cons : a) pool is not heated, I tried to ease my way in but could only go waist-deep, brrrrrrrrr, freezing This is a 5star hotel,...

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

Dear Michael L, Bonjour Mabuhay! Thank you for sharing with us your experiences during your stay with us. The hotel has a continuous upgrading program for both guest rooms and public areas. We are pleased to be refocusing on guest rooms by middle of 2015. Our team will also undergo the necessary refresher training to be able to consistently deliver...

Philippines
Reviewed 7 January 2015

We Stayed from Jan 4-5 2015 and we had a wonderful family bonding Time. At the Reception we were warmly welcomed. Although It would have been great if they were able to give us a room with a sea side or pool view. The Lady at the reception tried to find us adjacent rooms but sad to say we ended...

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

Dear Nikkidesigns18, Bonjour Mabuhay! We would like to extend our gratitude for sharing your feedback to us and the TripAdvisor Community. It is a pleasure to read that you had an overall excellent experience and you are very much delighted with the amenities we offer and the exquisite food served in our very own Spiral Buffet. Your recognition for Jessie...

Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 6 January 2015 via mobile

Love Sofitel Manila. Currently my favorite hotel in the Philippines. Checked in at the luxury club room. Spacious and elegant. I love the balcony with view of the bay and pool...just magical! I didn't feel at all like I was in the city. Beautiful pool area. Breakfast at Spiral was amazing! Thank goodness we still have such hotel like this...

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

Dear AAManila, Bonjour Mabuhay! It brings us great joy to receive such feedback from you regarding your excellent stay with us. We are glad to know that you had a magical experience with us. A resort setting along the bayside surrounded with lush landscapes and greenery coupled with elegant interiors and a touch of traditional Filipino décor, Sofitel is truly...

quezon city
Reviewed 6 January 2015

We love the rooms of Sofitel - we find the beds and pillows exactly as we prefer. Rooms are very spacious and quiet. Bathroom is lovely. We were supposed to stay at another hotel which we were led to believe was in MOA but it actually was not. We cancelled on that one and moved to Sofitel instead - though...

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

Dear trekker_gg, We would like to thank you for choosing to stay here at Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila during your recent trip and taking the time to share your comments. It is a pleasure to learn that you had an overall Magnifique experience, and you find the guest room’s bed and pillows perfect for your desire. Sink into the cocoon...

Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 6 January 2015

Stayed here several times in the past but my most recent one was during our company Christmas party. We rented the whole The Tent and extended up to the garden overlooking the bay. The Tent and the garden are very spacious. Setup is good including lighting and aircondition. As for the room, very average of what you would expect. A...

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

Dear trjimenez88, Bonjour Mabuhay! Thank you for taking the time to share your comment with us during your recent holiday visit with us. Sofitel aims to give satisfaction to our guest through our top notch facilities and quality products along with excellent customer service. Thus, we feel sorry to know that we were unable to exceed your expectations. We have...

Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 5 January 2015

Stayed here for the 3rd time with my family. It was the first time we did it during Christmas. As expected, there were tons of people and as usual check-in and check-out was slow. Despite the fact our reservation showed we had children with us, we were assigned to smoking rooms. So when we entered the rooms, they reeked of...

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

Dear ayanna5287, Bonjour Mabuhay! We would like express our appreciation for taking the time to share your review to us and to the TripAdvisor Community. Reading your comment regarding the smell of your room saddened us. Rest assured that we are more than eager to provide our guests the best room available for them, but on availability basis. It is...

Reviewed 5 January 2015

Our stay was just absolutely wonderful! The people, the place, the food, and our overall experience are absolutely perfect! We're booking our next getaway soon, and the kids are really looking forward already. The whole family, especially the kids, enjoyed it!

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

Dear AngDV, On behalf of Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila, I would like to extend our gratitude for sharing to the TripAdvisor community your wonderful experience with us. We are happy to learn that you and your whole family especially the kids had an absolutely perfect getaway experience with us. Sofitel harmoniously combines the pleasure of being home and the enjoyment...

Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 5 January 2015

Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila is very close to perfection in anticipating the needs of guests. You can see that nothing was spared in providing luxury for its guests from the room, the amenities, Sprial, the pool, etc. The Front Desk personnel were very nice and accommodating, from check-in to requesting for late check-out to actual check-out at Club Millesime. Bag...

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Dear edwin777, Thank you very much for posting your review about your wonderful stay with us. It is delightful to read that you enjoyed our facilities offered such as our beautiful bay side pool with cascading waterfalls and giant slides, and our Spiral buffet offering numerous choices of mouth watering dishes that would surely exceed guest’s dining expectations. We would...

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  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
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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: ₹ 9,232 - ₹ 16,971 (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:
#3 Spa Hotel in Manila
#3 Business Hotel in Manila
#3 Romantic Hotel in Manila
#4 Family Hotel in Manila
#4 Luxury Hotel in Manila
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“Request the bay view so that you can have a balcony that overlooks Manila Bay! Also, make sure you have an Uber account!”
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“I did not stayed in the hotel”
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“Choose the rooms with the bay view, the additional cost is extremely worth it!”
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“10th floor executive suites were amazing with access to the lounge... well worth the money in my opinion.”
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“Request for bay view rooms.”
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