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8 Budget-Friendly Staycations Under P5,000

by Jem Sagcal

It's so easy to get exhausted by the city's constant hustle and bustle.

With traffic and pollution to deal on the daily, it's no wonder that some we need some time off every now and then. Luckily, the city is home to plenty of hotels that can give you a quick escape from the daily grind without having to travel far.

Best of all? You can have your staycation for less than P5,000. Here are a few you can choose from!

1. F1 Hotel Manila

Yes, there are affordable yet luxurious places to stay in BGC. As the first hotel to open in the area, they’ve made sure to provide packages that are good for families or couples looking for leisure in this lifestyle district.

Furnished with both comfort and style, the rooms are complete with Wi-Fi access, TV, and Bluetooth speakers. The hotel also has an all-day dining area with local and international cuisines and a poolside lounge.

BGC also has one of the best nightlife experiences, so you can relax during the day and party at night!

Relax in a Deluxe Room for 2 with buffet breakfast when you buy this deal here. Situate yourself between relaxation and nightlife when you check out other F1 Hotel exclusives.


2. Azumi Boutique Hotel

Inside all of us is a love for nature. At the Azumi Boutique Hotel in Alabang, nature and its beauty is the key to making a person or groups feel relaxed despite the noise and lights of the Metro. The eco-friendly property has a solid deal for a Garden Room staycation at a limited time with furnishings taken from Japanese roots of Zen and tranquility.

Bask in nature's beauty with a Garden Room Stay for 2 that you can get at a steal.


3. Savoy Hotel Manila

This new and pristine hotel is all about giving you your much-needed space. Conveniently located near Resorts World Manila, Savoy Hotel offers a refreshing stay with its signature bright colors. Enjoy premium amenities such as the fully-equipped fitness center, a swimming pool with a poolside bar, a working space called Connect Lounge, and an in-house café and bar.

Planning to stay here before a flight? They offer complimentary scheduled airport transfers!

Be one of the first to experience this brand new hotel with a Overnight Stay in an Essential 1 Room for 2 with Breakfast at the best price, guaranteed.

4. Privato Hotel

Designed for today’s urban traveler, this Italian-inspired hotel offers you more than just a space for rest and relaxation. This sleek stay is also a feast for the eyes as it’s teeming with beautiful art from National Artist Arturo Luz, Davao-based Ann Pamintuan, sculptor Ivan Acuna, and international artist Wataru Sakuma. Located within the foodie haven Kapitolyo and lifestyle hotspot Capitol Commons, it puts epic food trips and enjoyable entertainment well within reach!

Make your stay one you’ll never forget when you avail of their promos for a Executive King Stay for 2 or a Deluxe Double Queen Room for 4.

5. Amelie Hotel

Art meets bohemian at this chic hotel in Malate. Even if it exudes an old-world charm, this staycation is decked with all the essentials: plush beds with chiropractic-approved mattresses, an LED TV with cable, a bathroom with handheld and rain showers, a sitting area, and a complimentary mini bar, among other amenities. Amelie Hotel has roof deck pool and a fitness center, too.

Plus, its close proximity to Intramuros and Luneta makes this boutique hotel a great starting point to explore Manila.

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Unwind at an artsy and cultural stay when you buy their exclusives for an Executive Room Stay for 2 or a Deluxe 2 Queen Room Stay for 4.


6. Y2 Residence Hotel

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Representing the Yin and Yang or balance and harmony, this modern hotel exudes just that through its sleek black and white interiors. Its minimalistic yet classy ambiance is seamlessly complemented by the grandeur of a stunning roof deck infinity pool and a full-service spa. Plus, it’s located within the trendy Poblacion area—giving you the right mix of restful relaxation amid bustle and excitement.

RELATED: These Poblacion Personalities Share Insider Info on Makati’s It-Place.

Maximize your Poblacion experience when you make Y2 Residence Hotel your home for the night with their 1-BR Deluxe Stay for 2 and their 2-BR Deluxe Stay for 4. While you’re at it, check out their other offers here.


7. Brentwood Suites

Brentwood Suites is a must-stay for those who want to de-stress and explore the North. Not only does it have a gym and a spa, but it’s also close to food districts like Timog and Tomas Morato. If you prefer to stay in, they’ve got a restaurant too that serves local and international dishes.

Everything you crave for up North is within reach when you book a stay at their Premiere Room for 2 at a promo.


8. Astoria Plaza

There are affordable luxury staycations for everybody, even for those in Pasig. With recreational facilities for the busy-but-healthy bodies and those who just want to be pampered, Astoria Plaza has their guests set with a gym, pool, and a spa.

Close to Capitol Commons, you can either go out and explore its nightlife or stay in at either of its restaurants, Cafe Astoria or at Minami Saki for authentic Japanese cuisine.

Surround yourself with affordable luxury when you avail of a stay at their 1-BR Suite for 2 at its lowest rate. Don't miss out on Astoria Plaza's other promos!


Don't forget to check out our first article on affordable staycations here.

Still haven't found the perfect staycation? Browse through our other exclusively priced stays here.

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About Jem
Jem is a freelance writer and editor with articles published online and in print for various publications, like MVNDO Magazine, L’Officiel Manila, and adobo magazine. In her spare time, she doubles as a scriptwriter and copywriter for video advertisements.

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