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Ayala Center

Address: Ayala Avenue | corner Makati Avenue, Makati, Luzon 1200, Philippines
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Ranked #2 of 7 Shopping in Makati
Type: Malls, Shopping
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: The Ayala Center is a 50-hectare commercial development operated by Ayala Land located in the Makati Central Business District in Metro Manila, Philippines. It is comprised of the Greenbelt and Glorietta malls, each with its own shopping and restaurant arcades and cinemas; three department stores, a number of hotels; and the Ayala Museum, showcasing exhibits on Philippine history and art. It is bounded by Ayala Avenue on the east, Epifanio de los Santos Avenue (EDSA) on the south, Arnaiz Avenue (Pasay road) on the west, and Legazpi Street and Paseo de Roxas to the north. The Ayala MRT Station of the MRT Line 3 serves the area.
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South Mission Beach, Queensland, Australia
4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

everyhting you could want! the security is high and grabbed a couple of bargains....was our first taste of shopping Manila style

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Davao City, Philippines
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Hotels nearby big malls with lots of shops, restaurants, entertainments to choose from. A busy place.

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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296 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

The Ayala Center is a premiere commercial area located within the Central Business District of Makati. On site you will find a number of shopping malls and departments stores, restaurants and fastfood chains, recreation and entertainment facilties, upscale hotels and a museum. It is accessible to public transport with the Ayala MRT Station being part of the MRT Line 3.

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Makati, Philippines
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103 reviews 103 reviews
28 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Ayala Center is the place to go to in Metro-Manila. Carefully planned with various malls, hotels, restaurants and shops to check out. Unfortunately, the ever increasing number of places to go to in Ayala Center means more cars, more people and the roads and parking areas aren't exactly growing at the same pace. I hope that they retain the pockets... More

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Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
7 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Everything you need is at the Ayala Center. Shops, restaurants and entertainment are here. And it's in a climate controlled setting which is important during the rainy season.

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Ashtead, United Kingdom
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8 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

This is almost as a mega mall, made up of a complex of a dozen or so malls, ranging from the SM deptarment store, Landmark, Gloriettas and five Greenbelts. The stores range from the upmarket top branded good to the more basic essentials. The whole complex is busy during the weekend and these stores are open for 12 hours daily.... More

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Chicago, Illinois
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Ayala center is a conglomerate of different malls and shopping center all glued into one. They have selection for every budget need. From the busy landmark dept store to the high end boutqies in greenbelt 5. Theres aleays something for everyone in this complex. A great area to stroll during the day

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Nice location...has adjacent malls, restaurants and even a chapel. Has everything that you need. Friendly guards and staff.

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Manila, Philippines
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233 helpful votes 233 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Ayala Center is hard to beat in terms of variety of goods and prices. There is Rustan's which is more high end. SM is middle ground. Landmark offers bargains for clothing and housewares. The things that can be found are both local and imported. There are stores of foreign chains like Zara, Marks and Spencer and Mango. There are local... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Shopping heaven in the centre of Makati. There's also some great restaurants in this area. You'll find everything you need in this part of town.

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