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Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila

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Reviewed February 17, 2015

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

Badung, Bali, Indonesia
Reviewed February 16, 2015

We stayed here for 2 nights on business purposes. Firstly, we was impress with the hotel, interiors, room. The location is nearly perfect. Breakfast was wonderful but poor taste of coffee specially cappuccino. But the worst thing happened is when I request for an airport transfer to pickup my VIP guest, I was told by the duty manager that if...

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

Dear Angga A, Bonjour Mabuhay! We would like to extend to you our deepest appreciation for letting us know your feedback regarding Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila. It is humbling to know that you have chosen to stay with us during your business trip and that you had a good impression with elegant interiors. We regret to hear that you were...

Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed February 15, 2015

I used to live in the Philippines 15 years ago and this Hotel, which used to be the Philippine Plaza, then the Westin Philippine Plaza slowly degrading.... I knew the Sofitel took it over and from what I see its been good..... Rooms are good, the Spiral restaurant for the breakfast was awesome and the bar was entertaining. Overall, a...

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

Dear BJTEBKK, Bonjour Mabuhay! We are humbled that you have taken the time to send us your comments about your recent visit here at Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila. It is pleasure that you are delighted with your stay and you had experience luxurious dining in our very Spiral which is recognized for its vast choices of exquisite gourmet dishes ion...

Iloilo Province, Philippines
Reviewed February 15, 2015

A very classy and stunning hotel....from the very attractive french inspired lobby with a ceiling high flower arrangements that welcomes you..then a very sweet amber orangey scent that separates Sofitel among others hotel...( hope they will sell that room scent) :). Hotel bed that makes you feel like heaven! A place to remember! Hotel staff are all beautiful and handsome....

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

Dear Denver C, Bonjour Mabuhay! We would like to extend our deepest gratitude to you for sharing your wonderful experience to us and to the TripAdvisor community. Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila delightfully combines French elegance and Filipino hospitality to create a luxurious experience for our guests. Your awesome description to our sophisticated property is words that truly flatter us. Thank...

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Reviewed February 15, 2015 via mobile

I have always considered the sofitel philippine plaza as one of manila's best. After all their lobby is so beautiful and their pool area is absolutely amazing. Their buffet restaurant Spiral is considered to be #1 in the whole metro. I was looking forward to my first stay at the sofitel. I had requested and was charged extra for a...

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

Dear tinetan168, Bonjour Mabuhay! Thank you for your sharing your review and for having Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila your choice of hotel. It is with regret to hear that our rooms failed to meet your expectations. We are still undergoing a renovation and upgrading program for our guest rooms. We will kindly put consideration into your comments for the safety...

Manila, Philippines
Reviewed February 14, 2015

Very pleasant stay - this hotel has a fantastic location on Manila Bay, and wonderful pool complex with very friendly and helpful staff. Food options are OK - the sports bar offerings a bit average, but pasable and 24 hours a day. Shower unit in room a bit old - the downpour shower part not functioning. Otherwise recommend it for...

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

Dear Timallalone, Bonjour Mabuhay! We are grateful to you for sharing your feedback to us and to the TripAdvisor Community. Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila is a 5-star luxury hotel with resort type setting perfectly located right next to the awe-inspiring Manila Bay. We regret to hear that we were not able to meet your expectations regarding the products and facilities...

Richmond, Canada
Reviewed February 13, 2015

This is my 4th stay in Sofitel and they have never failed in exceeding our expectations. I requested for a surprise fruit bouquet (fruiquet) to be delivered in our room at 8am sharp and they did! They also added other complementaries, even as soon as we checked in the day before! I personally want to thank Madz Lim for arranging...

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

Dear MakoManaligod, Bonjour Mabuhay! It is truly rewarding to receive a feedback from you regarding your excellent stay with us during the Valentine’s season. Valentine’s Day is a very special occasion especially for couples like you so we had special offers in our different food and beverage outlets for more luxurious celebration. We are humbled to be part of your...

Reviewed February 13, 2015 via mobile

My family booked a 2 days stay here for me. I was there as early as 7am. Checked in time is 2pm. So i left my luggage at the counter and leave the hotel (do my things since im too early for checkin in) by 10am, i was back at the hotel. I ask them can i check in earlier...

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

Dear Honeylyn L, Bonjour Mabuhay! We would like to sincerest appreciation for sending us your feedback about your recent visit with us. I regret to read that you have encountered inconvenience during your initial check-in. On the other hand, we are flattered that our ambassador Clarissa and one of our Butlers made an extra effort assist you up to your...

Makati City
Reviewed February 12, 2015 via mobile

My wife and I will be watching a show nearby and being in this part of town the traffic is always horrific so we decided to stay at Sofitel, so I don't have to deal with traffic going home. A frequent customer of Spiral, this is the first time to stay as a guest of the hotel, we booked in...

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

Dear goldie75_57, Bonjour Mabuhay! We would like express our gratitude for sharing Magnifique experience to us and to the TripAdvisor community. It is good to know that we made a good impression to you since it is your first time staying with us. Club Millesime Rooms is one of our best offers. Boasting the elegant service and facilities that go...

Winchester, Virginia
Reviewed February 12, 2015

Stayed multiple times at the Sofitel in Manila during our post-typhoon Yolanda work. First, I will say it's a wonderful hotel. It's very clean, immaculate, great rooms, great food, and friendly staff. Absolutely nothing wrong with the hotel at all. Very helpful with getting us transportation, meeting rooms, logistics support - did it with a smile, flexibility, and creativity. The...

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

Dear Matt P, Bonjour Mabuhay! We very much appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback to us and to the TripAdvisor Community. It is rewarding to read your compliments for our hotel service and facilities as well as the excellent customer service rendered by our enthusiastic ambassadors. Spiral Restaurant is recognized for 21 dining ateliers with its very...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Hot Tub
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
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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
Location: Philippines > Luzon > Metro Manila > Manila
Price Range: $138 - $252 (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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“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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“ask for rooms facing pool side, as high up as possible”
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