Conrad opens in Manila first hotel in the Philippines

Hilton Worldwide has opened its first Conrad property in the Phiippines, with the unveiling of the Conrad Manila. The 347-room hotel is situated within the Mall of Asia complex, in the city’s reclamation development known as Bay City.

The building’s architecture was inspired “by the shipping vessels that ply the bay”, and the hotel has direct access via walking bridges to the adjacent SMX Convention Centre.

Room features include 42-inch TVs, Nespresso machines and hydrotherapy showers, while suites and executive rooms have bay or city views, TVs inset into the bathroom mirror, and access to the executive lounge.

The third floor of the hotel features an infinity pool “inspired by the pristine coastal seas of the Philippines with its coral shape”, and there is a 24-hour gym and spa facilities with six treatment rooms, soaking tubs, private sauna and steam room.

The hotel’s food and beverage outlets include China Blue by Jeremy Leung, with floor-to-ceiling glass windows overlooking the bay, and Brasserie on 3 ofering al fresco dining and a chef’s table.

For meetings and events there are two ballrooms and four events halls, and outdoor garden space The Veranda.