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Makati Shangri-La listed as one of the Best Hotels in the World

Makati Shangri-La Manila Hotel

You might think you have to go to Paris or New York City to find the best hotels in the world, but the truth is you don’t have to look any further than Makati. The Makati Shangri-La Hotel (check rates) was recently listed by Conde Nast Traveler magazine in the prestigious Gold List and was also named one of the world’s 500 best hotels by Travel + Leisure Magazine.

Makati Shangri-la Hotel
Makati Shangri-la Hotel

The International honors keep coming as the world notices that Manila is now becoming a world class destination. When it comes to being picky, travelers are known to be among the pickiest.

There needs to be more than just the style, elegance, and fancy furniture. The character of a place needs to speak to travelers.

The Makati Shangri-La (hotel info) has done just that and hotel reviews from different hotel reservation sites proves that the honors and recognitions that the hotel is receiving nowadays are truly customers voice.

Luxury, elegance, great food, and a carefully attentive stafff means that travelers feel more at home than at home. The distinct style of the place means that those lucky enough to be guests get to enjoy not only the joy of being at such a prestigious place, but also the true joy of being pampered.

Shangri-la Manila Pool
Shangri-la Manila Pool

With award winning restaurants, great in house facilities, and one of the most carefully trained staffs in the Philippines, the Makati Shangri-La has earned the honors it has received through careful work and creating a property that oozes luxury. Just stepping into the doors, you can feel that there is really something special happening in the Makati Shangri-La.

Shangri-la Hotel Manila Philippines best hotels
Shangri-la Hotel Manila – Best Hotel in the Philippines

Being listed on Conde Naste’s Gold List for 2011 was an unexpected treat. The Makati Shangri-La is the only Filipino hotel to make the list this year. Travel + Leisure readers also gave the hotel their mark of approval by making it the highest rated Filipino hotel in the nine year history of the awards. You want the world’s best? Just come to the Philippines.

Written by Melo Villareal

Melo Villareal is the Online Publisher of He is an Accountant by profession who left the corporate world at the age of 23 to explore his beautiful country and the rest of the world. Today, Melo works as a part-time Social Media Manager for local and international clients. His full-time work focuses on discovering interesting culture, explore different cuisines and take memorable photos from local and international destinations he's visiting.

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