Spend a memorable Christmas and welcome 2014 in true laid back style at Acacia Hotel Manila with the “Ho Ho Holiday” or “Welcome 2014” Room Packages. For the ultimate luxurious New Year getaway, book one of the hotel’s Suitest Escape Room Packages and ride in a chauffeur-driven Volvo or BMW, valid on December 31 and for local resident’s only. For more information, visit www.acaciahotelsmanila.com or call 720 2000.
Get a Standard Room or Penthouse Suite under B Hotel’s Christmas room package which includes buffet breakfast for two adults and two children below six years old, a 20 percent discount on food and beverages at Prime Cafe, shuttle service to Alabang Town Center and Festival Mall, and a Christmas gift from the hotel. Promo is ongoing until December 22. For inquiries, call 828-8181, or visit www.thebellevue.com.
Gather family and friends for an appetizing, one-of-a-kind holiday treat and head on to Café d’Asie, the dining outlet of The Bellevue Manila, as it offers its very own Christmas Countdown. Beginning today until December 24 you get to enjoy a delectable feast of well-loved holiday dishes and pastries specially-prepared by the hotel’s seasoned chefs For inquiries, contact 771-8181, 0917-8718181, 0918-8718181 or visit www.thebellevue.com.
Relish on the flavors of the Holidays as Crimson Hotel provides you the perfect destination to celebrate your family tradition. From mouthwatering buffets to authentic Swiss chocolate desserts, Café Eight’s wide array of contemporary international cuisines is all you need to placate your insatiable taste buds. For inquiries, call 863-2222, or www.crimsonhotel.com/manila.
@Discovery Shores Boracay
Discovery Shores Boracay goes all out to spread Christmas cheer as the hotel’s culinary team serves up festively themed gastronomic dinner buffets, native delicacies, and sweet holiday treats at the Sands Restaurant; signature cocktails at the Sandbar Beach Bar; and incredible coastal cuisine at Indigo Restaurant. For inquiries, call (+632) 720-8888 or visit discoveryhotels-resorts.com.
Coming home this Christmas is made more meaningful at Discovery Suites’ newly renovated Serendipity suites. Experience the best of what the holidays have to offer in One, Two, or Three-Bedroom accommodations that are more spacious than a conventional hotel suite, thus, having the space and feel of your very own luxury apartment coupled with the pampering services of a de luxe hotel. For inquiries, call (02) 719-6822 or 719-8888.
@Holiday Inn Makati
Holiday Inn & Suites Makati brings color to the holiday season from December until January 5. Sit down and share stories with a friend over a cup of Christmas-inspired drink while enjoying the December breeze at the hotel’s outdoor sitting area called Citronelle. For Christmas or New Year’s Eve dinner, Flavors Restaurant will present an assortment of dishes from all around the world in one buffet feast. For inquiries, call 909-0888, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
This December, bask in the holiday spirit at Seda BGC Hotel. Meet and greet Santarinaat the lobby—she doesn’t only bring Christmas cheer, she encourages sharing of blessings through the “Tree of Hope”filled with messages for those affected by Typhoon Yolanda. Livening up the mood is a musical ensemble delighting guests with their repertoire of holiday tunes from December 16 to 24, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. For inquiries, call 945 8888 / 588 5700, or email email@example.com.
Diamond Hotel Philippines has put together bountiful feasts for Christmas and New Year. At Corniche, dine at the Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve lunch and dinner buffets; at Yurakuen Japanese Restaurant, enjoy a multi-course Kaizeki Set Dinner; at Lobby Lounge, have a set of Signature Tapas with a bottle of Emilio Morro; and party all night at Sky Lounge. For inquiries, call (632) 528-3000 ext. 1121.
@Dusit Thani Manila
Dusit Thani Manila has lined up activities for the families to enjoy this yuletide season. Kids availing of the Teddy Bear Tea from December 16 to 20 offered at the Lobby Lounge will enjoy daily activities such as Story Telling by Sipat Lawin, and photo opportunities with Teddy Bear mascot and Santa Claus. Christmas is also about giving and sharing, kids joining the Teddy Bear Tea are encouraged to bring an unwrapped gift which will be donated to the children affected by Typhoon Yolanda. Teddy Bear Tea is from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. For inquiries, call (632) 238-8888.
@Eastwood Richmonde Hotel
Eastwood Richmonde Hotel’s The Lounge offers a collection of holiday goodies. Choose among a wide array of offerings including traditional Christmas pastries like fruit cake; luscious cake creations like Chocolate Campfire; well-loved yummy bites like French Macaroons; chocolate pralines; and bestsellers Richmonde Ensaymada and Richmonde Chocolate Cake. For inquiries, call 570-7777 or visit www.richmondehotels.com.ph.
@Holiday Inn Manila
Holiday Inn Manila Galleria gives away irresistible Christmas deals for the whole family like special rates in a deluxe room accommodation from December until January 12. On December 31, give the New Year the welcome it deserves at Bar One from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. For inquiries, call 633-7111 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
@Hyatt Regency Hotel and Casino
Hyatt Regency Hotel & Casino Manila opened its Festive Season 2013 with friends and family. The lighting of a forest of red tinsel trees throughout the Hotel symbolized the arrival of the most wonderful time of the year. The hotel has dining offerings to suit every palate so everyone is invited to join the yuletide celebrations. For further details on the Festive Season events, see the online brochure on http://issuu.com/hrhcm/docs/hyatt_regency_hotel_casino_manila
Manila Hotel is celebrating the holidays encouraging all Filipinos to reflect on the past year in the spirit of national solidarity. The Grande Dame keeps the Filipino tradition of celebrating the Simbang Gabi. This year, the novena masses will be offered for the intentions of those who have lost loved ones as a result of the earthquakes that hit the Visayas and Typhoon Yolanda. The Simbang Gabi masses will be celebrated at the Roma Salon from December 15 to 23 at 6:30 p.m.
@The Forrest Lodge
Have a magical holiday season in the cool confines of The Forest Lodge at Camp John Hay. High-energy evening entertainment featuring popular 80s disco, Spirits Discotheque DJs, happens every night starting December 22 at the 19th T. Kicking off the dance parties is a retro party featuring 80s Prom Dance Music combined with Saturday Night Fever hosted by Gorgeous Em of Z Radio. For inquiries, call (074) 422-2075-76/80-81, or e-mail email@example.com.
Marriott officially welcomed the festive season with their Tree-Lighting Ceremony held in November. The distinguished guests who officially lit the Christmas Tree were child patients from the Philippine Children’s Medical Center, the beneficiary of Marriott’s Spirit to Serve initiative this season. Amidst all the merriment, the hotel introduced the stuffed bears available for purchase, and proceeds will be used to purchase oxygen tanks for the cancer-stricken children. For inquiries, call 988-9999 or visit www.marriott.com/mnlap.
Celebrate the holidays at InterContinental Manila and make it merrier with tempting offers and wonderful experiences. Make holiday gift giving more memorable by giving away Sweet Gifts and Elegant Hampers; immerse yourself in the spirit of Christmas with festive menus at Café Jeepney and Prince Albert Rotisserie; or uphold the Filipino tradition of sharing Christmas dinners at home with savory Take Aways you can order in advance. For more information, call 793-7000.
Christmas carols, gifts from Santa, a gingerbread house, decadent culinary treasures and live entertainment are all present this holiday season at the Mövenpick Hotel Mactan Island Cebu. Don’t miss the festive buffets on Christmas Eve (24 December) for dinner and for lunch on Christmas Day (25 December) at The Sails. For restaurant reservations, call (+632) 799 1111, (+6332) 492 777, or visit the website at www.moevenpick-hotels.com/cebu.
@New World Makati
The chefs at New World Makati Hotel are busy creating sumptuous holiday feasts for all. Chef Wong Kam On features authentic Chinese cuisine in six set menus offered at Jasmine for lunch and dinner. The team of skilled chefs at Café 1228 offers a buffet spread of continental and Asian cuisine enhanced with traditional Christmas dishes for the holidays. For inquiries, call +632 811 6888.
@Richmonde Hotel Ortigas
Savor the warm, fuzzy feeling of the Christmas season with every bite of The Richmonde Lobby Café’s divine, freshly-baked holiday creations. These delightfully, oh-so-yummy cakes, breads and pastries make a sweet gift for friends and a lovely inclusion to your celebration feasts at home.
@Sofitel Philippine Plaza
The warm glow of the Manila Bay sunset, elegant décor, impeccable service, and unique attractions all work to make a stay at the Sofitel a holiday to remember. Cocoon in well-appointed rooms and luxuriate in the heavenly MyBed. Then wake up and enjoy a sumptuous breakfast every morning at Spiral, the country’s best buffet reflects the best of the world’s cuisines with its 21 dining ateliers in one magnificent destination. For inquiries, email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Take your family to spend cool holiday fun at the picturesque environs of The Manor at Camp John Hay in Baguio City from December 20 to January 4, 2014. Yuletide melodies fill the cool air including music from the University of Baguio Voices daily from 5 p.m to 6 p.m.; John Glenn Gaerlan and Ingrid Payaket on December 20 and 27; Edralins on December 21 and 28; Darryl Shy on December 24, and Music of the Heart Pop Orchestra on December 25. Email email@example.com. Or visit www.campjohnhay.ph.