Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila

Pasay City, Philippines

84%
11 K reviews
Very good city hotel. Close to Asia Mall. Located near shopping areas and the airport. Great pool. Beautiful beach.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Bathroom
    • Safe
    • Internet Access
    • Shower
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Minibar
    • Bathtub
    • Tea/coffee maker
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
    • Balcony/Terrace
  • Facility
    • Elevators
    • Restaurant(s) with air conditioning
    • Laundry Service
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • Café
    • 24-hour check-in
    • Currency Exchange
    • Medical Assistance
    • WLAN access
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • Air conditioning
    • Conference Room
    • Coatroom
  • Food
    • Breakfast Served
    • Breakfast Buffet
    Activities
    • Lounge Chairs
    • Outdoor Pool(s)
    • Number of Pools
    • Steam bath
    • Sauna
    • Tennis
    • Beach Umbrellas
    • Pool bar
    • Children's Entertainment
    • Minigolf
CCP Complex Roxas Boulevard 1300 Pasay City Manila
1.9 mi to downtown

Location

This hotel is situated by Manila Bay, with views of Old Manila in the north and Cavite in the south-west. The hotel is less than 1 km from the Cultural Centre of the Philippines, and is only a few minutes drive from the Mall of Asia (one of the newest and largest shopping centres in Metro Manila). The local town of Malate is 3 km away and there guests can sample the local restaurants, bars and discos. Rizal Park is 3.5 km from the hotel and the Roxas Boulevard bay walk is 2 km away. The nearest airport is just 15 minutes away from the airport.

Facilities

Guest accommodation comprises 609 rooms. Most storeys can be reached by lift. Amenities include a cloakroom, a safe and a currency exchange service. Wireless internet access is available to guests. The hotel features gastronomic services including a restaurant, a dining area, a café and a bar. There is also a garden. Those arriving in their own vehicles can leave them in the car park of the accommodation. Additional services include medical assistance, room service and a laundry service.

Rooms

The establishment features rooms with air conditioning and a bathroom. The basic features of most rooms include a balcony. A safe and a minibar are also available. A mini fridge and a tea/coffee station ensure a comfortable stay. Internet access, a telephone, a TV and WiFi (no extra charge) add to the comfort of the holiday. The bathrooms are fitted with a shower and a bathtub. A hairdryer is also available. The hotel offers family rooms and non-smoking rooms.

Sports/Entertainment

The accommodation features a pool and an outdoor pool. Sun loungers and parasols are ideal for relaxation. Travellers can enjoy a range of refreshing drinks at the poolside bar. Leisure options at the establishment include tennis, a gym, a sauna and a steam bath. For a fee, crazy golf and a spa are also available. Additional services include an entertainment programme for children, offering numerous activities.

Meals

It is possible to order breakfast.

Payment

The following credit cards are accepted at the hotel: American Express, VISA, Diners Club and MasterCard.

Ratings

  • Breakfast
    87%
    "Tasty breakfast"

    The breakfast buffet was scrumptious. Buffet breakfast was exemplary. Breakfast to dinner is delicious.

    "Reasonably priced, tasty breakfasts."

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  • Wellness Area
    85%
    "Great wellness & sports facilities"

    Gym were superb. Fitness staff were also fabulous. Spa services and staff were outstanding.

    "Great fitness area, sauna and wellness." "Great wellness staff."

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  • Service
    85%
    "Fantastic service"

    Hosts were extremely hospitable. Customer service really exceeded my expectations. Staff were unobtrusive and polite.

    "Professional, friendly service, good childcare, and good entertainment." "Service at the restaurant and bar are great, and reception is efficient." "Management and housekeeping are decent." "Room service is average." "Great hotel security." "Booking process should be better organized." "Great concierge service." "Shuttle service is ok." "Pool/beach service is ok." "Recreation staff is nice." "Great valet service."

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  • Pool
    84%
    "Great pool"

    Swimming pool area was amazing. Hotel entrance and swimming area is AMAZING. Our kids loved your lagoon pool.

    "Great pool."

  • Food
    83%
    "Delicious food"

    Complimentary chocolate cake that was really scrumptious. Buffet was very delicious and satisfying. Foie gras which was very delicious.

    "Great food, especially the beef." "Good menu, with delicious dessert, fruit, snacks, and side dishes." "Average dining in a poorly cleaned and pricey restaurant." "Fish & seafood is acceptable." "Good poultry dishes." "Bad pasta."

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  • Location
    81%
    "Great location"

    Excellent restaurants, spa and gym. Amenities and scenery were all perfect. Exquisite location and bay view.

    "Great location near the airport." "Excellent location with good bars, restaurants, shopping and beaches nearby." "Not great access by car, with poorly rated parking." "City centre is hard to reach."

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  • Beach
    76%
    "Beautiful beach"

    The sea/bay view was superb. My family and I loved the seaside set. Lagoon is beautiful and perfect place.

    "Beautiful beach." "Beach needs a clean."

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  • Amenities
    66%
    "Ordinary amenities"

    Garden area was exquisite. Hotel grounds are immaculately well kept. Lounge was indeed marvelous experience.

    "Okay buildings and entrance area." "Nice grounds with great facilities for kids." "Generally old facilities, although conference area was good." "Unspectacular architecture." "Elevator in need of updating." "Terrace is not particularly attractive." "Outdoor sports facilities are ok."

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  • Comfort
    55%
    "Comfortable"

    Banging noise every few seconds. A/c excellent. Aircon unit was dripping.

    "Large rooms with average comfort and standard beds." "Small bathrooms, noisy rooms, and deficient A/C."

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  • Room
    55%
    "Room is all right"

    Deluxe room at the executive level are superb. The sea/bay view was superb. Carpet is dusty and stinking.

    "Average but big rooms with wonderful views, and okay beds." "Complaints about cleanliness, maintenance, and TVs." "Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms." "Outdated rooms with poor kitchenettes, minibars and A/C." "Subpar furniture and balconies." "Shower can be a problem."

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  • Cleanliness
    49%
    "Could use a good cleaning"

    Bed sheets looks like dirty. Carpet is old and filthy. Shower was dirty, rusty.

    "Rooms, bathrooms and dining area all need more cleaning." "Moderately clean hotel facilities."

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  • Value for money
    49%
    "Value for money could be better"

    The breakfast buffet is overpriced. Was charged with a booking fee. Charged us of snickers from the mini bar.

    "Value for money could be better." "Food is a bit overpriced." "Acceptable breakfast prices." "Free internet."

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  • WiFi
    38%
    "Complaints about WiFi"

    To mess with the computer. There was no signal on TV. Wifi speed is substandard.

    "Wifi quality could be improved." "Free internet."

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