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Manila Bay

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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“the sun set”(11 reviews)
“roxas boulevard”(38 reviews)
This natural harbor is an excellent place from which to view a most elegant sunset.
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Roxas Blvd, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed May 22, 2012

If you do not stay in the Bayview park Hotel do stay in one facing Manila Bay in a room facing the bay. Best time to walk from the American Embassy for a mile is 5am and eat from the vendors as you walk. Hope...More

5  Thank LD0yle
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed October 20, 2014 via mobile

On October 14, 2014, at around 5 pm or so, I was walking up Roxas Blvd along Manila Bay, towards the ferris wheel. There were many people hanging around, some just lounging, some were fishing in the bay. I had just passed Aristocrats Restaurant when...More

15  Thank amylaic
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Pretty sunset view as long as you do not look at the water. As an old sailor and long time traveler I am sorry to say this has got to be among the dirtiest seasides I have ever seen. Nice shops, lots of street vendors,...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

On a good day, you can catch a beautiful sunset. Many food vendors and gifts to buy for your sweetheart while you watch the sunset.

Thank blorenzo2018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When it's not raining, I eat my breakfast on the balcony of my condo overseeing Manila bay. Relaxing and peaceful. Don't miss the spectacular sunset. Just have a walk.

Thank Dieter040243
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's definitely the sunset that's worth visiting here. A walk between 5pm and 6pm in good weather will definitely let you catch this legendary view.

Thank justinea207
Reviewed 1 week ago

Be careful with pickpockets and the many holes you will see in the ground. Still, it is nice to have a walk and see phillipinos resting and enjoying the sunset.

Thank Rauldf75
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Manila Bay offers a lot visually and physically - depending on your hotel or AirBNB room, you can have some great views to it, and then it provides a great exercise and entertainment walk. You might like to ride a horse-drawn challis around the bay,...More

Thank profits101
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The lobby of Conrad hotel Located at the mall of Asia Complex is the best place to watch and marvel at the sunset of Manila Bay. Go down on the hotel side and ho to the 3rd floor where the lobby and reception area is...More

Thank renesio
Reviewed October 9, 2018

ideal for a stroll just around sunset. We walked from the Manila Yacht Club, towards Rizal Park, then onto the Tap Room for a beer, at the Manila Hotel. Safe (ish) plenty of people around. Suggest don't carry jewelry, keep mobile phones out of sight...More

Thank Michael-Spivey
Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

The sunset in Manila bay is calming to the soul and relaxing.This is best experienced while cruising on a yaht. With good food and music while the sun sets would make you feel that you are not in MM.Away from the hustle and bustle of...More

Thank Jenalyn L
Reviewed September 26, 2018

The general outlook of the bay was uninspiring, just commercial shipping. Driving along Roxas Bld adjacent to the bay elicited no excitement...was not informed by local driver as to anywhere worth stopping ..not a real attraction

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Response from prachij2018 | Reviewed this property |
You can easy get there by an Uber
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Response from amiceManila | Reviewed this property |
What you can do is contact a tour guide who pick you up at the port and drive you around where ever you want to go. This tour guide who is (Dutch)foreigner himself & offer his self as tour guide and driver with his Van. He... More