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Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila

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Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 6 April 2015

Sofitel Philippine Plaza has been on the map of Manila ever since I could remember. As a child, I could still picture this hotel towering over the shimmering waters of Manila Bay. The view was absolutely breathtaking especially during sunset. Frankly, I love this hotel due to its location and its “resort” feel. It is located a few kilometers away...

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

Dear Bladebro, Bonjour Mabuhay! We sincerely appreciate you taking the time to give us your feedback, we are grateful to you for informing us about your concerns. It is with regret to note your dissatisfaction during your recent stay with us; the unfortunate incident you have encountered does not certainly represent the quality of service we are striving for. Please...

Reviewed 5 April 2015

One of the best hotels/resorts I've stayed ever...my nephew's birthday on Easter Sunday was quite an experience...very friendly staff...awesome view of Manila's skyline and sunset...Special Thanks to Chambers and Dan for their utmost and unforgettable service" they were totally a credit of this hotel.. We will see them again

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

Dear Lindsay S, Bonjour Mabuhay! We would like to express our gratitude to you for sharing your Magnifique experience with us and to the TripAdvisor Community. Creating memorable experience with our guest by showcasing them personalized service with a combination of thoughtfulness and discretion is our commitment. So it is truly humbling to be part of your nephew’s birthday celebration...

Angeles City, Philippines
Reviewed 5 April 2015

It was amazing I experienced viewing sunset in a sofitel. Nice food, nice location during holy week. but I strongly suggest management to train service crew to have a service mind. My family was there to have a service from the hotel not to serve them. They were arrogant seems like they were above us. We have to listen, we...

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

Dear ignpkim, Bonjour Mabuhay! We would like express our sincerest appreciation for taking the time to send us your comments about your recent visit here at Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila. Sofitel ambassadors are committed in providing excellent customer service, treating each and every as guests as exceptional. So learning that you are not pleased with the quality of service rendered...

Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 5 April 2015 via mobile

We stayed here a couple of nights with my family. The staff were friendly and checkin and checkout was fast and efficient. The hotel itself was very nicely decorated as we went in December. The rooms are clean and the beds are comfortable. We had the buffet one day and it was delicious. One of the best buffets I have...

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

Dear Luv2Travel1232013, Bonjour Mabuhay! It is such a pleasure to read your review about your stay here at Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila last December. Your positive comments bring joy to our faces, as this proves how Sofitel ambassadors strive hard in giving satisfaction to our guests. We are delighted that you were able enjoy your room, along with the exquisite...

Reviewed 31 March 2015

Excellent , awesome and great ... My family and I stay at club millesme room. Great! 😊✌️Buffet Breakfast was delicious at Spiral.. We had dinner also at Spiral. My husband and son and my cousin ..order an ala carte while Me and My cousin's husband had buffet dinner... Foods are Delicious..So much satisfied to stay .. And stay and come...

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

Dear Booh227, Bonjour Mabuhay! Thank you for sharing your Magnifique experience with us and to the TripAdvisor community, we are delighted to know that you and your family had a wonderful stay with us. Enjoy a pure relaxation that comes with the finest luxury at our Club Millesime Rooms. Our Buffet is recognized for taking dining experience into a new...

Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 31 March 2015

I have stayed many times but must flag up this is the first time I did not feel it was value for money. First the good, The service and staff were excellent overall. The facilities are very very good Need to do better areas The noise levels from the area around the hotel were too high. Almost sounded as if...

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

Dear Danny G, Thank you for taking the time to share us your comments about your stay here at Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila. We are delighted to learn that you are pleased with the excellent service of our ambassadors. However, we regret to note that you have concerns regarding some matter of our hotel. Our elegant facilities give more luxurious...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 29 March 2015

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Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 28 March 2015 via mobile

Got 2 rooms and stayed for a night with family for a birthday celebration. We chose this hotel since this will be perfect for family that got little kids. The kids will always request about staying at Sofitel instead of other hotels in Makati because of the pool and slide. This is not the first time that we stayed at...

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Dear escape_j777, Bonjour Mabuhay! We would like to express our deepest gratitude for choosing to stay here at Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila during your recent birthday celebration. It is with sincere regret to learn that you have encountered unfortunate experience during your stay with us. Your comfort and security is always our priority, rest assured that we have carefully noted...

Reviewed 27 March 2015

Sofitel makes our stays more and more pleasant each year. My family has been going here for the last 13 years—it still had a different name back then. My little sister grew up going to this fine hotel. And the last time I went, just last week, my newest baby cousin had a taste of what it's like to be...

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Dear polizonlorrai, Bonjour Mabuhay! We are very happy to learn that we have been creating memorable experience with you since the past years, having you once again with your family is such a pleasure for us as you enjoyed the service we offer here at Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila. Our location has been one of our primary features, as we...

Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 March 2015

Stayed one night only as we were surprising family next day to attend a birthday party. Great view from our room. Room was very clean and decorated very tastefully, staff very helpful and smiling always, ideally situated in the city and easy access for all attractions. Would like to return one day.

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Dear Ron D, Bonjour Mabuhay! Thank you very much for sending your kind review, we truly appreciate you sharing your Magnifique experience with us. The wonderful view from your room balcony will surely give additional delight in your stay. Learning that one of our valued guests is pleased with the outstanding service we render truly flatters us. We will surely...

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  • Pool
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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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
Region: Philippines > Luzon > Metro Manila > Manila
Price Range: $181 - $333 (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 Business Hotel in Manila
#3 Romantic Hotel in Manila
#3 Spa 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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