Imagine your weekend like this: Waking up to a suite on a Saturday morning, having breakfast in front of a captivating view of Manila’s skyline.
If that weekend sounds good to you, you might want to check some of Manila’s lofty developments that seem to offer ‘suites in the skies’:
- Gramercy Residences
This is the second tallest building in the country standing at about 820 feet consisting of 73 floors. One of Gramercy’s popular features is 71 Gramercy, a bar, lounge, and restaurant located on the 71st floor that offers a full view of the Metro’s skyline.
There’s a roof deck terrace with a bar where you can enjoy a drink for a more exhilarating experience. Gramercy is a residential condo, but there are several units that you can rent through rental apps and websites such as AirBnB and Siglo Suites.
4738 Salamanca, Makati, 1210 Kalakhang Maynila
- Shangri-la at the Fort
Shangri-la at the Fort is one of the tallest skyscrapers in the country, standing at 820 ft. with 576 rooms all draped with silk, marble, and fine Italian woods.
Enjoy a room at the higher floors and bask in the beauty of Manila’s skyline right at your room’s window, and after that relaxing moment you can visit and enjoy Shang’s lifestyle and recreational spaces like the NBA-grade basketball court, tennis court, lap pools, gym, and spa.
30th Street, corner 5th Avenue, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig
- BSA Twin Towers
Its resemblance to Malaysia’s Petronas Towers made this building iconic. BSA Twin Towers stands at 725 ft., and it’s located in one of the most prime locations in the country, Ortigas Center.
One of the distinct features of the tower is the bridge way on the 52nd floor, this is also where you can get a better view of the opulent district as it has wide glass windows on each side.
Julia Vargas corner Ortigas 1550, Bank Dr, Ortigas Center, Mandaluyong,
- Discovery Primea
A posh serviced residences at the upscale Makati CBD, Discovery Primea, a 5-star hotel with 68 floors that includes a spa, fitness space, a lifestyle shopping space, and pool.
Flame Restaurant. Photo from Discovery Primea Official Page
Discovery Primea is also known for Flame Restaurant located on the 31st floor, where you can enjoy a 360-degree view of Metro Manila while enjoying modern European dishes surrounded by classic interiors.
6749 Ayala Ave, Makati
- Grand Riviera Suites
Photo From Grand Riviera Suites
Located in one of the iconic addresses in Manila City, Grand Riviera Suites offers a greater view of the facets of Manila: the Manila Bay’s picturesque sunset and the bustling streets of the quaint city.
Its groundbreaking height (750 ft.) made it as the highest building in Manila City. You can check Airbnb, Booking.com, ZipMatch and Lamudi and other property rentals to check for a unit that can be rented out
Padre Faura St, Ermita, Manila, Metro Manila