LOVE is in the air! Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and this weekend, it’s all about love, love, love! Here are some great and glamorous places where you can wine and dine with your sweetheart.
1. Hotel Céleste,#2 San Lorenzo Dr. cor. A. Arnaiz Avenue. San Lorenzo Village, Makati City
Treat her to a sweet staycation at Hotel Céleste this weekend. Enjoy its chic and stylish European-inspired architecture of this lovely hotel located in the heart of the Makati Central Business District. For only P8,200.00 net, enjoy a deluxe room that includes a welcome drink and a welcome foot and leg massage. Enjoy an authentic Italian dinner with wine for two at the Lucia Ristorante. Cap off the evening with a full-body message. Wake up refreshed and enjoy breakfast the next day.
2. The Peninsula Manila Ayala Ave. cor. Makati Ave., Makati Central Business District, Makati City
Set the mood this Valentine’s weekend. At The Peninsula Manila, you and your loved one won’t run out of options. Do you want to enjoy a Seafood Dinner Buffet at Escolta, a Tapas Buffet at The Lobby, or an intimate five-course dinner at Old Manila? The choice is yours. Make your weekend more memorable with an overnight stay starting at P10,500.00, which includes a buffet breakfast at Escolta for two adults and two children, P1,500.00 dining credit at The Lobby, and all the excellent amenities of The Peninsula Manila.
3. Edsa Shangri-La Hotel 1 Garden Way, Ortigas Center, Mandaluyong City
What more could she ask for this Valentine’s Day than the pleasure of your company at the beautiful Edsa Shangri-La Hotel? Spoil her with an extensive array of food and beverage choices. Unwind together by availing of the hotel’s various spa and wellness facilities. Go for a dip in the Edsa Shangri-La’s lagoon-shaped pool and enjoy their lovely garden landscapes. Rooms start at P8,700.00++ per night.
4. Oakwood Premier Joy~Nostalg Center Manila 17 ADB Ave., Ortigas Center, Pasig City
Enjoy a romantic rendezvous at the Oakwood Premier Joy~Nostalg Center Manila for only P5,600.00++ a night. Spend the weekend food tripping and window shopping since this luxury apartment is located a stone’s throw away from major malls and restaurants. End the day with a romantic dinner for two at The Nostalgia Dining Lounge. P1,500.00 will get you a set meal for two and the sweet serenade of live violin music. Bring up the complimentary bottle of wine for an intimate nightcap and enjoy the rest of the evening and each other.
5. Richmonde Hotel Ortigas 21 San Miguel Ave., Pasig City
Valentine’s Day is a month-long affair at the Richmonde Hotel Ortigas. Enjoy a romantic escape all month long with a Deluxe Room starting at P3,900.00 net and a Junior Suite starting at P4,300.00 net. For an affair to remember, avail of their Valentine’s Day Packages, which starts at P4,800.00 net for a Deluxe Room and P5,200.00 net for a Junior Suite. All packages include a breakfast buffet, a bottle of wine, and a cheese platter.
6. Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria Ortigas Ave. cor Asian Development Bank Ave., Quezon City
Allow the sweet voice of KZ Tandingan, winner of the first season of The X Factor Philippines in 2012, to serenade you and your sweetheart this Valentine’s Day at her dinner show entitled KZ 4 U at the Grand Ballroom of the Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria. Tickets are P2,500.00 for Silver and P3,500.00 for Gold. To make the night even more special, avail of the room package. P11,500.00 net includes an overnight stay with breakfast for two and two silver tickets to KZ Tandingan’s dinner show.
7. B Hotel Quezon City 14 Scout Rallos St., Brgy. Laging Handa, Quezon City
Let the soulful voice of indie folk pop singer Clara Benin set the mood for you and your loved one this Valentine’s Day. Enjoy her acoustic stylings at B In Love, the Valentine show on February 13 at the Lobby Café of B Hotel Quezon City. P3,500.00 gets you tickets to Clara Benin’s show and a romantic dinner for two, and P6,500.00 gets you all of that with an overnight stay at B Hotel’s luxurious Superior Room.
8. City of Dreams Manila Aseana Ave. cor. Macapagal Ave, Entertainment City,
Roxas Blvd., Parañaque City Two Michelin Star Chef William Mahi has a special Valentine’s Day menu for you and your special someone at The Tasting Room in City of Dreams Manila. Enjoy a scintillating selection of scallop tartare, seared duck liver, beef fillet, smoked potatoes, apple sorbet, and more for only P3,200.00++. To make your evening more memorable, toast to happy memories with a bottle of Ruinart Rosé for P4,800++.
9. Acacia Hotel Manila Commerce Ave., Alabang, Muntinlupa City
Enjoy a night of sweet song with your sweetheart at the Acacia Hotel Manila. Surprise her with seats to #Acapelove: A Night of Acapella Music and she’ll surely think all of those love songs are about you. For P1,800.00 net, enjoy the vocal stylings of Pinopela, the 2014 Akapela Open Champion, and a six course dinner with a glass of sparkling wine.
10. Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila CCP Complex, Roxas Blvd., Pasay City
This February 14, indulge in 21 Dishes of Love, the food offerings of Spiral at the Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila. Enjoy a feast for the senses with an aphrodisiac twist this weekend for both and lunch and dinner. Patrons of February 14’s dinner will receive a special gift from Lush Philippines.
Fall in love, stay in love! Treat yourself and the one nearest and dearest to you, and keep that fire burning!
Written by: Trisha D.