If you're looking for somewhere to enjoy the sunset in Manila, the poolside at Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila is the place to go. With many delighted guests commenting on how much they enjoyed the pool and its surrounding area, which overlooks the bay, this is one of the most popular elements of the hotel, which seems to please the overwhelming majority of guests.
The food is absolutely delicious
With a choice of restaurants to dine in, you'll be spoilt with the array of food on offer here. From the excellent breakfast buffet with multiple stations to the tasty bites that occasionally get brought round for nibbling, guests have great things to say about the food at this popular resort hotel.
The service is excellent
It may go without saying for a hotel of this standard but with so many satisfied guests commenting positively on the service, it deserves to be mentioned. Attentive, professional, welcoming - the staff here is everything you expect and more.
Some areas of the hotel look tired
Unfortunately, some guests found that certain areas are looking out-dated and could be improved with new furniture or carpets.
Location is a little out of the way
Although guests enjoy the view from this hotel's waterside location, some found that it was a little far away from the central area of Manila.
Taxis booked through the hotel are pricey
Some guests have mentioned that it's more cost effective to get a taxi yourself as it can often be more expensive when using the hotel's service.