Hotels Near Makati
An ever-thriving city, Makati is mostly known as a home to the country’s first central business district (CBD). Characteristically, people from all over the country and the world come to the place, doing a broad range of business undertakings.
Traveling for business, pleasure or both, these people are treated with various types of hotels near and within Makati.
Types of hotels near Makati
Hotels near and in the area tend to fashion their brands around standard categories. Nevertheless, budget hotels are scarce perhaps due to the high cost of living in the city. Instead, there are lots of suite, boutique, and luxury hotels in the area.
Suite hotels have one to two bedrooms and a living area. It might also include a full kitchen or kitchenette. Within the premises, there are distinct amenities such as a restaurant and lounge. Wi-Fi access is complimentary.
Boutique hotels are the direct opposite of the cookie-cutter hotels. Its boutique aspect is evident in the overall ambiance of the hotel which may include original décors and sophisticated furniture pieces as well as other captivating features unique to that hotel. Another notable feature is the hotel’s architecture that forms part of the branding.
Luxury hotels standout due to the exceptional level of comfort and exclusivity. Aside from the in-house fine-dining restaurants and private amenities, these hotels also offer butler and chauffeur services if engaging them is a must.
In the Philippine settings, nevertheless, the categories seem blurry. There are suite hotels that are also boutique hotels. Also, boutique hotels here are synonymous to luxury hotels. Cases in point: Seda Hotel and Raffles Makati
Seda Hotels such as the one in Bonifacio Global City in Taguig, which is less than 10 kilometers away from Makati, is an urban lifestyle hotel. All technical modernities and comforts you can imagine (i.e. an e-lounge) you may find in Seda BGC, for instance. Seda literally means ‘silk’—an emblem of the brand’s commitment to providing a seamless hotel experience.
Raffles Makati, which is a hotel with well-appointed facilities and amenities, is within Makati. It has 32 stylishly designed suites, each of which creates a sense of warmth and offers commanding views of the city. Raffles is also known for its butlers who are legendary for their gracious and skillful service delivery.