Raise your hand if you look forward to laundry day! No? We’re guessing that many of you dread it, not just because of the piles of dirty clothes waiting to greet you, but the mere thought of washing, rinsing, and drying can be tiring. Perhaps this is one of the reasons why laundry services have been opening all over the Metro—to give busy people a well-deserved break from this chore. What’s even better? There are laundromats that offer drinks and snacks so you can fully relax and let the washing machine work its magic.
Here are five places where you can wash clothes and relish a delicious merienda at the same time
The Lavendry Lounge
Open 24/7, The Lavendry Lounge allows you to wash your own clothes or avail of the full laundry service that promises a quick turnaround time. It takes pride in the washing machines, softener-treated water, and the friendly staff. While waiting for your laundry, you can watch movies or get some work done, thanks to the cable television and free Wi-Fi. The Lavendry Lounge offers coffee and cold drinks as well as rice meals that cost less than P100. The bonus? Its interiors feature wooden accents, adding to the cozy and stress-free ambiance.
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The Lavendry Lounge is located at 486 Arayat Street, Malamig, Mandaluyong City. Call +63 917 627-3762 for inquiries.
The Washery Laundromat + Café
With such a cute setting, we’d love to visit The Washery even if it’s not laundry day! It seems that it has become a hangout spot for many because of its homey interiors and food and drinks selection. Open from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m., The Washery offers premium laundry and dry cleaning services that fit different needs.
Given their years of experience, customers can only expect quality laundering and efficiency. As a reward to self, order an ice blended drink and a plate of cookies! The menu features teas, lattes, and they have hot chocolate, too!
The Washery Laundromat + Café is located at #93 E. Capitol Drive corner Santa Clara St., Kapitolyo, Pasig City. Call +63 975 188-0061 for inquiries.
Paddle Laundry Lounge
“At Paddle Laundry Lounge, we do laundry, you do life!” That’s the tagline of this quaint laundry shop found inside the Pioneer Street Market. The place itself stands out—it’s all-glass and looks like a typical bar. Aside from scheduling a date with your S.O. here (there’s a variety of drinks and Pinoy favorites like Sisig available!), you can bring a hamper full of clothes and let the huge washing machines do all the work.
Paddle Laundry Lounge is open 24 hours.
Paddle Laundry Lounge is located at Pioneer Street Market, Pioneer corner Reliance St., Highway Hills, Mandaluyong City. Call +632 260-1623 for inquiries.
Perichor Laundry and Coffee
Wi-Fi, check! Good coffee, check! Laundry services, check! Would you believe that students go here to study and many visit to grab their coffee fix? You might think that Perichor is just like any other coffee shop if you’re not familiar with its services because its interiors resemble that of a Filipino home. Go here for its convenient card-operated laundry services and must-try coffee.
Not too keen on doing the laundry? They offer full laundry services as well. Operating hours is from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Perichor Laundry and Coffee is located at G/F iTower 2.0, P. Campa St., Sampaloc, Manila. Call +632 714-5896 for inquiries.
Spin & Brew Laundry Café
Enjoy delightful cups of coffee, desserts, or a glass of cold cucumber water as you tackle laundry day. Spin & Brew has a card-operated self-service system and a full service package that covers wash, dry, and fold/press.
Open from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m., you can drop by early to finish your laundry and spend an hour or two relaxing and munching on a sweet treat.
Spin & Brew Laundry Café is located at #143 San Antonio Avenue, San Antonio, Parañaque City. Call +632 404-3317 for inquiries.
This story originally appeared on Smartparenting.com.ph.
* Minor edits have been made by the Femalenetwork.com editors.