Marriott Hotel Manila
THIS International Women’s Day, March 8, the Marriott Hotel Manila wants female visitors to feel loved as they indulge on food they love for half the price. The buffet prices will be discounted for ladies during lunch (noon to 2:30 p.m.), when it will be available for P975 net, and dinner (6 p.m.-10:30 p.m.), at P1,075 net. The hotel is located at 2 Resorts Drive, Pasay City.
THE HOTEL’S signature Thai restaurant, Benjarong, is now also a happy hour hangout place. Daily from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., guests can enjoy a selection of drinks and unlimited rounds of signature Thai cocktails for P650 net per person. Meanwhile, UMU Japanese restaurant is offering a Business Set Lunch at P1,000 net per person.
CRIMSON HOTEL in Filinvest City, Manila invites all ladies to take a well-deserved pampering break this March as the hotel offers a wide range of privileges and surprises, from exclusive stay package, to special events, to a selection of dining offers. The You Go Girl Room Package is available until March 14 and includes an overnight stay, afternoon tea, welcome amenity and buffet breakfast at Café Eight for two persons, a special beauty treat or personal care items and cosmetics from Rustan’s. Meanwhile, the hotel is holding the For Her Series, a lineup of activities for women starting with free yoga sessions will be held on March 2, 9, and 30 at 6 p.m.; a fashion and art exhibit featuring designers such as Michelline Syjuco, Otsiravé by Juan Carlo Evaristo, Beatriz by Carissa Cruz Evangelista, Adante Leyesa, Joel Escober, and artist Pauline Racho from March 8-18; and, from March 16-18, find a selection of Rustan’s fragrances, skincare and cosmetic items with great deals. Then there is the Girls Just Wanna Have Buffet at Café Eight featuring a healthy buffet selection at a special buffet rate of P999 net from March 1-20. Afternoon tea is also available from March 1-20 for P750 net for two persons.
EXPLORE THE flavors of South Korea in Spiral’s latest Flavors of the World culinary series. In collaboration with the Korean Cultural Center, Flavors of the World: SEOUL-ful Gastronomy at Spiral features Korean master chef Hyeon Cheol Joo from Ibis Styles Ambassador Seoul Yongsan — Seoul Dragon City as he prepares his modern take on traditional Korean specialties from March 12 to 17.
Marco Polo Ortigas Manila
MARCO POLO Ortigas Manila’s Connect Lounge takes afternoon tea to new heights — the restaurant is known for its stunning view of the Metro. Served on a three-tier stand, guests can enjoy a wide array of small bites along with coffee or tea. One can opt for an upgrade to a glass of champagne, a smoothie, or iced tea. Guests can choose between East and the West sets: the Marco Polo Asian set has dim sums, spring rolls, egg tart, among others; while the Traditional English set featuring a wide array of healthy sandwiches. Afternoon tea is served from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Mondays through Fridays, and from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays for P888, for two persons.