Raffles Makati makes its debut in the Philippines

Updated on February 4 2014

Raffles Makati is the first five star property to open in Makati in over two decades. The modern look of the stand-out 30-floor building was conceived by leading architects Arquitectonica, and impressive interiors were done by the renowned interior designer company Bent Severin International. Modern architecture alongside the rich, cultural characteristics of Filipino design has created a sophisticated, elegant look abound with Filipino art and furnishings.

The Raffles Makati Writers Bar.

Echoing Manila’s own blend of old world charm and new world sophistication, each of the hotel’s 32 large suites have been designed to be an understated oasis of calm.

Wine and Dine

The Long Bar at Raffles Makati was inspired by the one in Singapore.

A gastronomic tour for the palate awaits guests at the Raffles Makati. Spectrum is the vibrant all-day dining restaurant featuring five culinary theaters to indulge in. A chic pastry boutique, Café Macaron, offers fresh sandwiches, desserts, pralines and exquisite pastries. The Long Bar was inspired by its namesake, the Long Bar in the Raffles Singapore, featuring creative liquid concoctions including the famous Singapore sling. For peace and quiet, the parlour-like Writers Bar offers a respite from the bustling city.

Unwind

The Willow Stream spa at Raffles Makati.

The Willow Stream Spa spans 1,200 square meters of soothing surroundings, featuring five fully equipped treatment rooms, hair salon, full-service nail studio, a mineral pool, an outdoor swimming pool and beautiful terrace offering a luxurious urban retreat.

The Raffles Makati is on the top 200 best hotels of the world list by Condé Nast.

Raffles Makati, 1 Raffles Drive, Makati Avenue, Ayala Center, Makati City, 1224, Tel: 632-5559777. For more information, visit the website.