delightful sights and sounds
Day or night, the best of Makati city awaits. With our hotel in Manila Makati have the best locale right in the middle of all the action, you are just steps away from flavourful local bites, landmark shopping districts, glamorous nightlife, and countless other attractions, leaving no time for any dull moments throughout your stay with us. Experience and enjoy all that this beautiful metropolis has to offer and leave with wonderful memories.
History comes to live in Ayala Museum. In 1974, the first Ayala Museum building on Makati Avenue, designed by the late National Artist for Architecture, Leandro V. Locsin, was inaugurated. Forming the core of the museum's historical collections are sixty handcrafted dioramas that chronicle the rich tapestry of Philippine history. Ayala Museum also features a one-of-a-kind boat gallery showcasing miniatures of some of the watercrafts that contributed to the development of Philippine maritime trade and colonial economy. Archaeological and ethnographic objects from the country's northern and southern cultural communities complement the historical collection. Ayala Museum is 20 minutes by car away from hotel.
Ground-Fourth Floor Galleries:
0900 – 1800 (Tuesday –Sunday)
Filipinas Heritage Library:
0900 – 1800 (Tuesday – Saturday)
1000 – 1900
30 minutes by car from hotel, the SMX Convention Center, also known as the Philippines' largest privately-run exhibition and convention facility, is an ideal venue for international exhibitions, large-scale local trade events, major medical and other industry conventions and corporate and social functions. The building, located in the Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City, is one of the best flagship establishments of the Philippine MICE industry.
0900 – 1800 (Monday – Saturday)
Located 30 minutes by car from hotel is the premiere institution for culture and the arts, embodying the highest standards of excellence and the service responsive to the Filipino and the World .The cultural center was opened in 1969 to promote and preserve Filipino arts and culture, and to become a Mecca of Culture and the arts in Asia. Since its opening, it has showcased the Bolsio, Kirov, Royal Danish ballets, as well as contemporary American, French, Germany and Philippine companies.
Located 10 minutes by car from hotel, Rockwell Center features the large Power Plant Mall popular with expatriates. The Power Plant Mall, is one of the first-class shopping center in Makati, provides a unique and leisurely experience for the discerning shoppers. Its’ four-level complex incorporates a mix of International and local brands, supermarket, lifestyle retailer, signature mini-anchors, themed restaurants and state-of-the-art cinema.
1100 – 2100
(Monday – Thursday)
1100 – 2200
1000 – 2200 (Saturday)
1000 – 2100 (Sunday)
Located at the Ayala Center, Makati City, about 20 minutes by car from hotel. Greenbelt Mall offers a mix of high-end retail shops, restaurants, amenities, leisure and entertainment in the Philippines. Currently, the mall has five sections, two are indoor buildings and the other two buildings are open-air shopping. The most recent addition, Greenbelt 5, opened in 2007.
1000 – 2100 (Monday – Saturday)
1200 – 1800 (Sunday)
Located only 5 minutes walk from the hotel, this boutique shopping mall was formally opened recently and part of the masterplanned Century City in Kalayaan Avenue, Makati. The five-story mall has a gross floor area of 50,000 square meters (sqm) and carries a total of 110 international Retail and Food & Beverage establishments.
1100 – 2100 (Monday – Thursday)
1000 – 2200 (Friday – Saturday)
1000 – 2100 (Sunday)