The bustling city of Makati is home to towering skyscrapers and considered the busiest CBD in Manila. If one is in Makati for business, then it’s a good idea to stay at a Makati hotel that is nearby, and if one is in this city to shop, there are many places to stay at that bring one to a walking distance to Glorietta or Greenbelt.
Jupiter Suites, also known as the Jupiter Arms Hotel, has recently upgraded to better serve their guests with bigger rooms and provided Internet access to all their guests. Thankfully though, what has stayed the same despite the many changes that this Makati hotel has undergone is its location. Jupiter Suites can be found along Jupiter Street and is walking distance to Ayala Avenue and Gil Puyat Street which is where all the businesses are found. Jupiter Suites is also a 20 minute walk to the biggest malls in Makati, Glorietta and Greenbelt or if one is not up to it, a cab can be hailed or an air conditioned jeepney can be flagged down. The standard suite at this Makati hotel is only Php 2,400 while the family suite costs Php 3,700. Inclusive of this amount that one pays per night at Jupiter Suites is set breakfast. The facilities of this Makati hotel include a bar, a coffee shop and a business center.
Now if a 5-star hotel is what one is looking for or a lodging that has complete facilities and closer to Ayala Avenue than Jupiter Suites, then why not go for Mandarin Oriental? The Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has developed several hotels around the world and they have made sure that each one conforms to the highest standards in hospitality. The Mandarin Oriental Makati can be found in the corner of Ayala and Paseo de Roxas and though right in the center of the business district, one will find comfort in the fact that it is a respectable distance from the rush hour traffic. Room rates start at Php 7,300 per night at this Makati hotel and as many will attest, one will not regret a penny that one spends when staying at the Mandarin Oriental.
Regardless of whether one opts to stay at the 3-star lodging Jupiter Suites or have a luxurious vacation at the 5-star Mandarin Oriental, one will find that either one of these two Makati hotels can offer more just a peaceful night’s sleep. In fact these Makati hotels are more than adequately equipped to cater to one’s every need.