The Philippines has quickly become a power player in the Asian economy with several businesses setting up shop in the capital and neighboring cities. With that being said, there’s been an increase in business hotels in the Philippines due to businessmen flying in and out for work.
Nowadays, business trips may be as short as a week or even take months at a time. Which is why we’ve come up with a list of business hotels in the Philippines that have all the comforts of home with a touch of the heartwarming Filipino hospitality.
The three-star Greenhills Elan Hotel Modern is perfect for businessmen with work in Ortigas, Quezon City and San Juan City.
Location. Greenhills Elan Hotel Modern is a stone’s throw away from the Greenhills Shopping Center and is walking distance to several restaurants. It is also a quick drive to Ortigas business district and on a good day, is a 20 to 30 minute drive to Makati.
Amenities and services. The hotel has function rooms that may serve as a venue for meetings or for bigger events. For an additional fee, you may use the photocopier and projector available in their business center. WiFi is available in general areas like the lobby, while LAN internet is present in rooms.
Value for money. Room rates start at P4200, inclusive of breakfast. But if you book 15 days in advance, you can get the same room at P3570.
If you place a high premium on feeling like you’re at home rather than at a hotel, then the BSA Tower Serviced Residences is a definite option.
Location. Located in the Makati Business District, this three-star establishment is right across high-end shopping mall, Greenbelt. It’s location makes it easy for one to walk to their office if in Legaspi Village. Or you can quickly hail a cab to take you to wherever necessary.
Amenities and services. There are several spacious and fully-furnished rooms – each with a fully-equipped kitchen, so you can enjoy a home-cooked meal after a day of wheeling and dealing. WiFi is available, while LAN internet is available at an additional charge. You may also use the photocopier in the business center, for an additional fee.
Value for money. Room rates start at P4150, but if you add a little more and pay P4450, you get breakfast for free. Additionally, if you book 30 days in advance you get an early bird discount, where you can get a room for as low at P2905 or at P3115 if you want breakfast included.
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If your business brings you outside of Metro Manila and into the south, then Crimson Hotel Filinvest may be perfect for you. Located in the heart of Alabang, Muntinlupa, the hotel stands tall near shopping malls, restaurants and several other businesses.
Location. Its location puts it nearby to other businesses in Alabang, so there’s no need to subject yourself to Metro Manila traffic.
Amenities and services. Crimson Hotel has seven meeting rooms that can sit 18 to 72 people, depending on your needs. Aside from that, the hotel also has a private office that you can rent. WiFi is available in-room and pubic areas. Photocopiers and projectors can be used at an additional charge.
Value for money. Room rates start at P3625.49, but are subject to change depending on availability.
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The Sequoia Hotel provides travelers and businessmen a comfortable stay with an events team and conference halls at their disposal. It’s perfect for people who have to get around Quezon City.
Location. Located along Timog Avenue, businessmen have easy access to the Land Transportation Office and the Land Registration Authority. Also, there are several restaurants and clubs within walking distance that one can check out after a long day at work.
Amenities and services. The Sequoia has four function rooms and banquet facilities where you can hold corporate meetings or events. The hotel’s rooms and general areas have WiFi, and its photocopier and projector can be used at an additional charge.
Value for money. Room rates start at P3200 – but if you’re willing to add a little more, P3500 can get you a room with breakfast.
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Strategically located near several major offices, establishments and more, Jinjiang Inn Ortigas offers modern and comfortable accommodation for all its guests.
Location. Jinjiang Inn is walking distance from the Philippines Stock Exchange and the San Miguel Corporation headquarters. It is also near several shopping malls and the Asian Development Bank.
Amenities and services. Jinjiang Inn Ortigas has several meeting rooms that can be booked for meeting with colleagues or clients. They also provide a car rental service should you need to go out into the city. WiFi and LAN internet is also available in the hotel’s rooms.
Value for money. Considering its proximity to the business district and the facilities it provides, room rates are a steal at P2348.79. If you bump it up to P2501.82, you can avail of their breakfast buffet.
With these hotel recommendations, you’re sure to feel at home whatever city you find yourself in. Hopefully, it puts a little pleasure in your business trip.
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