Celebrate Christmas in Style with Okada Manila

The Garden at Okada Manila

Exciting Activities in Okada Manila is Being Unveiled Day After Day Starting this November for the Christmas Season

Manila, Philippines — It’s Christmas time at Okada Manila! The place to be for the elite circles has just launched their newest attraction at the hotel called ‘The Garden’. The Garden is where their guests can relax and take in the stunning view of the sunset of Manila Bay. It’s where families can hold their gatherings or just about any event that guests can think of. The venue is the perfect setting for everyone who wishes to escape the noise of Manila without really leaving. The Garden is full of greenery and it’s open to the public.

Okada Manila officially welcomes the Christmas season with a grand tree lighting ceremony centered on its 28-foot tree made of 38,008 of the finest capiz shells from Cebu.
Okada Manila officially welcomes the Christmas season with a grand tree lighting ceremony centered on its 28-foot tree made of 38,008 of the finest capiz shells from Cebu.

Ivaylo S. Ivanov, Vice President for Hospitality for Okada Manila said that more than an outdoor space, The Garden is where their guests are offered a one-of-a-kind experience under the Manila sky and where time with friends and loved ones is taken to a whole new level.

Aside from the launch of ‘The Garden’, the event also held the Christmas lighting ceremony at the Fountain Foyer. The Christmas tree stands at 28 feet and consists of 38,008 finest capiz shells from the province of Cebu.


The event included heavenly music from the Chorus Vocales Philippines, Monique Lualhati and Hazel Faith. The premier resort has many upcoming events this holiday season so guests can expect many attractions in the coming weeks.

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Tree lighting
Tree lighting

The award-winning choir performers will take guests on a journey of Christmas songs during the weekends of December until the 23rd. Be prepared to hear the melodies they’ve prepared for their performances at the hotel. 

Meet-and-Greet with Santa Claus

Kids can hug him and so does the kids-at-heart! Santa wants everyone to visit him at Santa’s Cabin located at the Crystal Corridor junction. The visiting sessions started last November 17 and will last up to December 25, 2018 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm.

KZ Tandingan in Okada Manila
KZ Tandingan in Okada Manila

Santa will have storytelling sessions with the kids as well as having fun games together and doing Christmas caroling during the Yuletide Kiddie Jam at PLAY. This activity is happening during the weekends until December 16 and daily from December 21 to 25, 2018. Kids and their guardians will get complimentary pass on their next visit if they dress up as Santa and they’re also entitled to a 50% discount for a six-month MOON Pass.

There are two additional events called ‘Bestfriends Day’ and ‘Kasambahay Appreciation Day’ on December 2 and 9, 2018 which include art and crafts, Zumba and Pinoy Henyo activities and many more. 

Relax and Shop

The Christmas season is an exciting time of the year but it’s also one of the most stressful. The Retreat Spa takes care of that stress as the staffs attend to the rejuvenation of their guests. There are also Yuletide Spa Gifts Sets that guests can buy and take home. It comes with complementary treatment voucher.

The Retreat Spa - Okada Manila
The Retreat Spa – Okada Manila

The Yuletide Glam Packages start at Php2500. Guests can get 25% discount for add-ons such as manicure and pedicure, root touch-ups and other hair treatments.

For Foodies

Okada Manila is home to many signature restaurants. The celebration for Christmas started last November 15 where guests were treated with homemade goodies by Executive Pastry Chef Josef Teuschler placed in a life-sized gingerbread house.

Some of the must-visit restaurants of Okada Manila this holiday season are Ultimate 8 Samgyeopsal from Goryeo for authentic Korean dishes, Enbu, Medley, Lobby Lounge, La Piazza, Red Spice and Yu Leiserve.

The celebration doesn’t stop there. Party-goers can visit Cove Manila, an indoor beach club and nightclub and the largest in Southeast Asia. They’re celebrating their anniversary and there will be a three-part party series, Crescendome. The series will feature Tiesto on November 30, DJ Snake on December 7 and Afrojack on December 15.

The Garden at Okada Manila
The Garden at Okada Manila

The last hoorah for the year will be their New Year’s Eve party set to happen in the entire venue and welcomes all their guests. This will be a grand event for the guests to witness and Okada Manila knows how to say goodbye to the year 2018 with a bang. With this, Ivanov invites everyone to go to Okada Manila and experience the holiday season in style.

Visit www.okadamanila.com, Okada Manila on Facebook and follow @okadamanila on Instagram and Twitter for more information.

Also Read: List of 2018 Christmas Bazaars in Metro Manila

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