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5 Stylish Staycation Spots in Manila

No need to leave the city for a relaxing getaway

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Nothing beats the thrill of travelling and discovering a new place. However, planning trips can also be very stressful—you need to pay for airfare, coordinate lodging, and create an itinerary for your entire stay. The solution? An all-out staycation. You get to feel relaxed and rejuvenated without the hassle of going too far away. If you're looking for the best spots around the city for a quick getaway, here are some options: 

Discovery Primea

Located in the heart of Makati, it's impossible to miss this 68-storey skyscraper along the city's skyline. Discovery Primea is the tallest residential-slash-hotel building and they are known for the stunning views. A favorite among regulars is the Primea suite with a spacious 94sqm consisting of two bedrooms, a living area, a dining area, and a fully furnished kitchen. 

Discovery Primea is located at 6749 Ayala Avenue, Makati City. 

Ramada Manila Central

Famous for being the first international hotel in Binondo, Ramada offers zen-inspired housing like no other. They also have a ton of amenities that guests can enjoy—a night at Plaza Dela Barca, a premier lounge, and a handful of dining options that will keep you full for days are just some. The best part? You can spend the day exploring Chinatown! 

Ramada Manila Central is located at Ongpin cor. Quintin Paredes, Manila. 

Acacia Hotel Manila

Acacia Hotel Manila takes pride in being an all-Filipino hotel with five-star services. From a fully equipped gym, a restaurant and cafe, an outdoor pool and spa, everything you can find in the premises won't fail to impress you. Acacia also offers free shuttle service around Alabang for clients who reside near the establishment.

Acacia Hotel Manila is located at 5400 East Asia Drive cor. Commerce Ave., Filinvest Corporate City, Alabang, Muntinlupa City. 

F1 Hotel Manila

In the middle of countless buildings and restaurants within Bonifacio Global City, you'll find F1 Hotel Manila—the first full-service hotel to open at the Fort. Whether you're looking for a place where you can stay for business, leisure, or a weekend staycation, the hotel offers top-notch suites and rooms to meet all your needs. F1 also has an in-house spa, an outdoor pool, and a business center. 

F1 Hotel Manila is located at 32nd Street, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City. 

Azure Urban Resort Residences

If you love the ocean but you don't have the time to drive for hours, Azure Urban Resort Residences is a must-visit. This condominium complex in Paranaque has a man-made beach, a pool, and a bar that will make you feel like you're in paradise. They offer rental options for outsiders for as low as P3,000, too. 

Azure Urban Resort Residences is located at West Service Road, Bicutan, Brgy. Marcelo Green, Parañaque City. 

PHOTOS: Discovery Primea and Ramada Manila (Main) | Acacia Hotel Manila | F1 Hotel Manila | Azure Urban Resort Residences 

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