A variety of upscale and budget hotels in Manila are located along the Manila Bay. Famous for its stunning sunset and the nearest area to the Ninoy Aquino International Airport, most travelers find the location desirable and convenient for their accommodation needs. On top of its practical location, the Manila Bay area is located at the heart of must-see tourist destinations as the magnificent past of centuries old of this somewhat elusive city is waiting to be discovered. Around the area, various museums, historical grounds and churches are to be found. The national park and shopping centers are just a stone's throw away.
Philippine Hotel Reservations Service can recommend numerous great hotel discounts and information on accommodations in the bay area. Most hotels are clustered within or surrounding Ermita and Malate districts where the city's vibrant nightlife and amusement centers are situated. Most pleasant and cheap hotels in Manila are found in Adriatico and Mabini Streets. A great budget option would be Hostel 1632 while Palm Plaza and Executive Plaza are good value for mid-range budgets. For travelers with greater demands in terms of amenities, they may pick from Manila Pavilion or the Century Park Hotel.
Another excellent alternative are hotels along or surrounding Roxas Boulevard. Guests may choose from Diamond Hotel, Manila Hotel and Bayview Park Hotel. Luxury is exemplified by the Sofitel Philippine Plaza which is beautifully set against Manila Bay. While on the south end, the Traders Hotel, Midas Hotel and the Heritage Hotel, which are only a few meters away from the Mall of Asia are also highly recommended.
The bay area is also home to the Philippines' largest exhibition and expo facilities: World Trade Center, Philippine International Convention Center (PICC) and the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP). Several government agencies and institutions are also situated near the area and as a result, a great number of choices and cheap hotels in Manila are being offered.