In need of a quick break from life’s daily bustle? There’s really no need to travel far—a staycation is your best bet for some quick, convenient relaxation.
In fact, some of the most relaxing spots may just be around the corner. We’re taking you to some of the most stress-free and affordable staycations within the metro—best of all, they're all ₱5,000 and below!
This gem tucked in the vibrant neighborhood of Legaspi Village, Makati has everything you need for a pleasant mini-vacation: spacious rooms, minimalist interiors, a kitchen and dining area, speedy Wi-Fi access, a state-of-the-art fitness center, and an indoor pool flanked by comfy lounge seats that overlook Makati’s parks.
You'll be a few steps away from the Legaspi Weekend Market that happens every Sunday. Makati’s premier shopping malls and restaurants are also a leisurely stroll away!
KL Serviced Residences
117 Gamboa St., Legaspi Village, Makati
(02) 845 0084 local 3088
As the name suggests, art aficionados will certainly enjoy a whimsical stay at The Picasso. Located in Makati’s rising culinary mecca in Salcedo Village, it sits close to some of the city’s famous dining spots, third-wave coffee shops, and the Salcedo Saturday Market .
Its rooms are spacious and stylishly done as if they were masterpieces themselves.
Guests can work out in their gym, recharge at the Qiwellness Massage + Reflexology, and indulge in "me-time" at Salon 119. The Picasso also houses a contemporary art gallery called Altro Mondo Arte Contemporanea, where various media and visual art exhibits are showcased.
The Picasso Boutique Serviced Residences
119 L.P. Leviste St.
Salcedo Village, Makati
(02) 828 4774
(02) 828 9141 (Fax)
At Cirque Serviced Residences, you won’t have to spend a night without your furry friend anymore. This pet-friendly sanctuary in Circulo Verde, Quezon City boasts modern contemporary accommodations, breathable living spaces, and unique facilities ideal for the whole family—pets included. Book now and give your fur babies a break, too!
Hit the gym, shoot a few hoops in the basketball court or cool off in their swimming pool and sky garden. Take your pets for a walk in the Hachi Dog Park or pamper them at the dog spa and hotel.
The Cirque also has a kids' play area, an internationally designed indoor bike park and outdoor trail, a remote control racetrack, and other food and commercial establishments within reach.
The Cirque Serviced Residences
Circulo Verde, #70 Calle Industria
Libis, Quezon City
(02) 368 4600
(0917) 837 1317
This hotel in Quezon City is popular for its no-frills approach to staycations. Its rooms are clean, spacious, and equipped with plush chiropractic beds that are perfect for sleeping in.
On hot days, you can cool down in their rooftop pool or take a stroll along the spacious garden. Its central location in the fast-developing district of UP Technohub keeps you close to popular restaurants and coffee shops.
Microtel by Wyndham UP Technohub
UP Ayala Land Technohub
(02) 804 6888
It usually takes more than a relaxing stay to please today’s savvy urban traveler, but Privato Hotel Ortigas has met the criteria. Think beautifully decorated interiors, sleek and modern rooms, a roof deck bar with stunning city views, delicious food offerings, and a close proximity to some of the metro’s most hip and trendy lifestyle hubs.
Their commitment to offering excellent service to their guests during each and every stay makes them a top-notch choice in the area—experience it for yourself when you buy a deal now.
Privato Hotel Ortigas
706 Shaw Boulevard, Pasig
(02) 318 5888
Guests have walked out of this urban paradise in the South raving about the most restful sleep they’ve had—thanks to Acacia Hotel’s custom-made dream beds and pillow concierge that offers a choice selection of your pillow preference.
But that’s not the only thing that staycationers rave about! It features a beautiful outdoor garden, a swimming pool, spa, fine eats, and world-class service. Exploring the Alabang area is made even more convenient as the hotel offers complimentary shuttle service to some of the major malls in the area.
Acacia Hotel Manila
5400 East Asia Drive cor. Commerce Avenue
Filinvest Corporate City
(02) 720 2000
(02) 588 5888
Artistically designed in Yin and Yang interiors, this trendy sanctuary will bring balance and harmony to weary guests. This modern boutique hotel in the heart of Makati is an oasis among its neighboring skyscrapers.
One of Y2's most refreshing features is their rooftop pool and the gorgeous 360-degree of view of the city. Its rooms are spacious and unique—there are no two rooms alike!
Foodies will enjoy its vibrant dining scene surrounding the hotel, which they can opt to enjoy in the comfort of their own room. You might as well maximize the dining area and fully equipped kitchen!
Y2 Residence Hotel
4687 Santiago Street
cor. Valdez & Singian Streets
(Near Makati Ave., & Century City)
(02) 224 3000 local 3088 & 3087
You’ll be surprised by the homey yet sophisticated vibe the Microtel by Wyndham – Acropolis offers.
Its strategic location right across Eastwood, Quezon City gives you easy access to some of the metro's premier shopping and dining establishments. But what keeps their returning patrons more than satisfied with each staycation is the service excellence the Microtel brand consistently brings.
Microtel by Wyndham - Acropolis
E. Rodriguez Jr. Avenue
Brgy. Bagumbayan, Quezon City
(02) 962 8899
(0917) 510 5940
What other affordable staycations did we miss? Let us know in the comments section below!
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