Rainy day stay at The Peninsula
AS MANILA slowly drifts into the rainy season, one cannot be blamed for expecting pleasant and peaceful times inside. And there’s probably no better way to experience Manila’s thunderstorms than with The Peninsula Manila’s “Happy Rainy Days at The Pen” room package.
Here is a list of “Happy Rainy Days at The Pen” room package inclusions that will lift your spirits on a cloudy day stay: a rainy-day retreat to a newly refurbished deluxe room (or an upgrade to a suite) ) with personalized service amid beautiful interiors (a maximum of two adults and two children aged five and under are allowed in a room); breakfast at the Lobby with local and international specialties such as pork tocino, daing na bangus, and longganisa or pancakes, birch muesli, and other treats you never really have at home; The classic Peninsula afternoon tea (which can be shared by two), served daily in the lobby, accompanied by Martin Avila who tones the piano keys daily in the upper lobby (the afternoon for two can also be served in the room); and, surprisingly, ice cream on a rainy day, as adult guests who book the room package can choose two pints from The Peninsula Boutique’s new line of alcohol infused ice cream and sorbet (families with children can opt for two pints of ice milk (fruit and nut ice cream creations instead) which can be enjoyed in the room or in the lobby.
Customers can enjoy welcome amenities made in the Philippines for children and adults at Looking for Juan – an online social enterprise store that houses socially relevant and art-infused merchandise that is the result of years of collaborative efforts with Filipino creatives to promote children’s literacy, explore national identity and raise awareness the public to art, culture, and the environment. For each confirmed stay, the hotel and Looking for Juan will donate two books to children in disadvantaged communities.
Rates for this July-August stay start at P9,000 for a deluxe room, excluding taxes. For inquiries or more information on the room package, call 8887-2888 (main line), ext. 6630 (Room reservations), e-mail [email protected], visit the site peninsula.com, or via PenChat, The Peninsula Manila’s 24 hour electronic concierge service using this link: https://bit.ly/PenChatFacebook.
Safe getaways at Lio Beach
LIO ESTATE Resorts presents its e-commerce platform for travelers who wish to visit the resorts of El Nido. The new online program offers convenient booking, flexible modification and cancellation, as well as exclusive discounts on one website. Lio Beach sees digitization as an essential step towards the resumption of tourism in accordance with safety standards, and simplifies the travel planning experience by displaying only the best available deals, available dates and travel requirements.
Ayala Land’s first sustainable urban development in El Nido, Lio has its own airport which connects it to Manila and other destinations. It has become a self-sustaining seaside town with hotels, resorts, and commercial establishments along a 4.2 km coastline, as well as nature trails and lagoons overseen by certified environmental stewards.
Among the packages that travelers can now take advantage of online are: the Huni Lio Travel Bubble Package (approved by the Ministry of Tourism), which includes end-to-end travel solutions such as pre-arranged RT-PCR swab tests, a dedicated carrier by AirSWIFT, a four-day to three-night stay in Huni Lio and a low density nature activities as part of the “Be Green, Be Clean” enhanced care program; the Casa Kalaw Leisure Travel Package, designed for solo travelers or small groups who prefer to explore at their own pace, it offers accommodation from three days to two nights, daily breakfast, and free access to amenities and activities beach recreation (antigen testing is required for guests coming from Palawan); and, Work From Paradise Long-Term Stays, a special program program which combines a beach setting and being connected to work. He follows a Travel Bubble format and includes accommodation in Balai Adlao, round-trip airport transfers, lounge access, discounts on use of LTE pocket Wi-Fi and use of Seda Lio’s pool and gym.
The estate’s restaurants are open, as is access to ATMs, the estate’s clinic and a wet and dry mobile market. For more information, log on to www.lio.ph or email [email protected].
Park Inn by Radisson opens in Bacolod
THE RADISSON Hotel Group has opened a Park Inn by Radisson hotel in Bacolod City, the capital of Negros Occidental province. The family-run Park Inn by Radisson Bacolod hotel is located in the SM City Bacolod Mall, providing guests with instant access to numerous retail locations, grocery stores, entertainment facilities and the SMX Convention Center .
The establishment has 150 modern rooms ranging from 25 to 49 m², including superior rooms, deluxe rooms and junior suites. All bedrooms come with king-size or twin beds, en-suite bathrooms, and amenities such as bedside USB ports and free Wi-Fi. There are separate outdoor pools for adults and children, in-room spa services, a fitness center, and a jogging track. The hotel offers guests a choice of four restaurants and bars: Arima, an all-day dining destination that serves a wide range of international dishes; DASH, the “Grab & Go” concept on the ground floor; Lobby Lounge, a casual cafe and juice bar; and Marapara Plaza, an outdoor venue specializing in comfort food and cold drinks. Guests can also visit Art Cove, the hotel gallery dedicated to showcasing the work of local artists and photographers with regular exhibitions.
For business travelers and meeting planners, the Park Inn by Radisson Bacolod has three function rooms suitable for a variety of events, including business meetings, training sessions and press briefings, the all supported by audiovisual equipment and professional services.
Radisson Hotel Group now operates five Park Inn by Radisson properties in the Philippines, located in Clark, Davao, Iloilo City, North EDSA (Quezon City) and Bacolod, as well as an upscale Radisson Blu hotel in Cebu City.
Hotel discounts for safe stays
UNIVERSAL bank EastWest makes stays more interesting for its credit card holders thanks to discounts and exclusive advantages with its hotel partners. EastWest credit card holders have access to special benefits at a wide selection of hotels:
Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar – Offers 40% off the published rates on all standard rooms and Casas, breakfast for two included, walking tour, kalesa and Tranvia rides, beach and pool access, and Wi-Fi. Groups of four can benefit from Beach Perfect packages which, in addition to their corresponding rooms and standard inclusions, also offer the use of the beach hut with 2,000 P credits at Dapitan Bar, 1,000 meal credits in all major food and drink. points of sale (F&B) and P1 500.00 credits for nautical activities. All guests are also entitled to a free aperitif with an F&B purchase of at least 1,500 P.
Rancho Bernardo Luxury Villas and Resort – Offer 30% off its villas with breakfast, welcome refreshments, 24/7 butler service and exclusive access to the resort and its partner facilities. Customers will also benefit from a 15% reduction on their total F&B bill at the Ambassador’s Reception and the Nicci Pool Bar and Lounge.
Discovery Primea (for stays in quarantine) – Offers a free box of Tapenade Pizza for guests who stay in an Executive Suite for a minimum of seven nights, while those who stay in a Primea Suite for a minimum of seven nights will receive two Tapenade pizza boxes.
Taal Vista Hotel – Offers room rates as low as P 4,300 per night with a buffet breakfast for two and a welcome kit with face masks, sanitizer, and alcohol wipes. You can also enjoy a 10% discount at the Veranda and Taza restaurants for à la carte meals, as well as a 20% discount at the Veranda buffet on Saturdays and Sundays.
Two Seasons Coron Island Resort & Spa – Offers 30% off published room rates with breakfast and roundtrip transfers for two people with a minimum stay of two nights, with 10% off the total bill of F&B and 10% reduction on the Narra spa services.
Two Seasons Coron Bayside Hotel – Offer 30% off published rates for rooms with breakfast for two people, plus 10% off F&B bill total.
Two Seasons Boracay Resort – Offers 30% off published rates for rooms with breakfast for two people, plus 10% off total F&B bill.
Crimson Resort and Spa Boracay – Offers a four-day / three-night all-inclusive vacation package including round-trip private plane travel via AirTaxi.PH. Offer includes stay in Signature Beach Front Villa, daily breakfast for two, P7,000 Resort Credits which can be used for meals, AUM Spa and sports and leisure activities, 15% off sports and leisure activities and the AUM spa, and 50% off a selection of drinks from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at J’s Pool Bar.
The District Boracay – Offers a four day / three night stay in a Deluxe Room starting at P4,900 per night and includes breakfast, massage and round trip transfer to and from Caticlan Airport for two . Guests can also enjoy 10% off all F&B outlets for a minimum spend of 1,000 pesos as well as 10% off Upperhouse Spa services.
Bluewater Maribago Beach Resort – Offers 30% off published rates for rooms with breakfast for two people. Guests can also enjoy 15% off meals and breakfast, 5 +1 off day packages and 20% off Amuma spa services, as well as a one-time 15% Amuma Sampler massage. minutes.
Bluewater Sumilon Beach Resort – Offers 30% off published rates for rooms with breakfast and dinner for two as well as round-trip boat transfers. Customers can also take advantage of 15% off F&B packages and 5 + 1 off day packages.
Bluewater Panglao Beach Resort – Offers 30% off published rates on rooms with breakfast for two people. Customers can also take advantage of 15% off F&B and 5 + 1 on day passes.
Acacia Hotel Davao – Offers its deluxe room at P4,500 per night including breakfast for two and offers 10% savings on the total F&B bill.
For more information on these hotel promotions, visit bit.ly/EWBCreditCardPromos.