Looking for a change of pace and scenery? Help out the tourism industry and book in these hotels for a much-deserved R&R:
It’s not yet too late to book for your New Year salubong! The Manila Marriott welcomes everyone at the Marriott Café for a New Year’s Eve Dinner from 6:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m, New Year’s Day Lunch from 12:00 noon to 3:00 p.m., and New Year’s Day Dinner from 6:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. It’s P2,888 per meal per head, which isn’t a bad deal at all!
The Sheraton Manila, on the other hand, offers a New Year’s Eve Room Packages starting at P17,888++. These include breakfast for four, late check-out on January 1, and exclusive access to a live virtual streaming of Resorts World Manila’s The Grand Countdown to 2021.
If you’re in the Visayas, book a Deluxe Room at the Courtyard by Marriott Iloilo, which is at P4,722++ and is inclusive of breakfast buffet for 2 adults and one child under five years old. A 50% is given for kids from six to 12. You also get access to the Grand Countdown to 2021 and food and beverage credit at the Pool Bar that’s worth P500.
Hilton Clark Sun Valley
If you want to escape the city but are rightfully worried about the ongoing pandemic, then pick accommodations that afford proper health protocols and enough open spaces to ensure social distancing and ample air circulation. The new Hilton Clark Sun Valley Resort, which partially opens on December 30, 2020, is pretty much a good option for solo sojourners and families.
The hotel-slash-resort sits in a 300-hectare property, has a total of 308 rooms, and is a 12-minute drive from Clark International Airport. To ease your worries, the Hilton implements the CleanStay Program created with Mayo Clinic, which is a list strict rules for cleaning and disinfecting in guestrooms and common areas. And speaking of common areas, you’ve definitely got a lot of open space, as the property's amenities include a private golf country club, an outdoor pool, and an outdoor jogging path, among others.
The Hilton Clark Sun Valley Resort is also home to three restos: Olive has an open-kitchen concept as well as a great view of the pool and the hotel’s greenery; Xi boasts of Cantonese specialties and has three private dining rooms, and; Treat goes from a coffee nook in the morning to a cocktail lounge in the evening.
If you wish to book, visit their website, or call +63 45 598 5400.
Seda Lio, El Nido
Looking for an all-in package? Seda Lio in El Nido offers the Beach Escape Package, which includes your airfare, meals, and a three-night stay starting at P30,000 per person, valid until February 2021.
Get to enjoy the beautiful Palawan outdoors, as well as hotel amenities such as a two-level infinity pool, a courtyard garden, equipment for non-motorized water sports, and more. Island-hopping tours are also available.
As Seda follows strict health protocols, guests must undergo a swab test 48 hours prior to departure.