Sure, hotel staycations are for rest, relaxation, bonding, and all that other good stuff. But more importantly, they’re for taking ‘awra’ shots, aka fabulous photos of yourself looking like a real queen. It can be a dramatic pose by the window as you gaze longingly at the view, or a sizzling pic by the pool as the wind blows through your hair.
If you’re looking for the perfect venue for an ‘awra’ photoshop with your squad, look no further than these 5 Insta-worthy hotels in Metro Manila! They each have different styles but all look great, making it pretty difficult to take bad photos in them. Your IG followers better watch out for all your upcoming fierce uploads!
B Hotel QC
Drawing inspiration from the Brutalist architecture of 1950’s Europe, B Hotel QC looks like an indestructible fortress from the outside.
The raw, industrial theme continues on the inside, with giant cogwheels, metal pipes, and concrete walls as part of the interior design. This is the perfect hotel to book if you’re into moody / mysterious / artistic shots!
There are three types of rooms to choose from, namely the Superior Room, the 1-Bedroom Suite, and the 2-Bedroom Suite.
Makati may be populated by office buildings, but now there’s I’M Hotel to break the monotony. The newest luxury hotel to pop up in the area, it’s definitely the one of the hottest staycation spots right now.
Inside this 5-star hotel, you’ll find a lobby that shines with glitter and a glass infinity pool that overlooks the city. If glamorous shots are your thing, this is the hotel you need to book!
There are over 400 rooms to choose from, some of which come with their very own jacuzzi or steam room.
Seda Hotel Vertis North
The ideal day for any girl would be going on a huge shopping spree and then relaxing afterwards in a fancy suite. If that sounds like your jam, book a room at Seda Hotel Vertis North which is just a stone’s throw away from malls like Vertis North and Trinoma!
This hotel is the biggest one from the Seda brand so far and it’s nothing short of luxurious. Everything, from the sprawling lobby to the high ceiling, will be perfect for your elegant IG shots.
You can choose from over 400 rooms but if you want the best of the best, go for the Presidential Suite to get your very own butler!
Vertis North, Quezon City, Metro Manila
+63 2 739 8888
The Henry Manila
While most hotels go for the glam look, The Henry Manila sets itself apart with its artsy, vintage style. Hipsters will swoon over the aesthetics of this place!
What makes this boutique hotel so unique is the fact that the compounds are actually old-fashioned Filipino houses that were transformed into hotel rooms. A staycation here will mean collecting lots of cool photos in your camera roll!
The rooms here are actually pretty spacious so it won’t be a problem if you’re coming with your travel buds.
TRYP by Wyndham
If you’ve run out of photo ideas for your IG feed, the easiest thing to do would be to find a nice view and take pictures of / with it. Well, you’ll definitely get a good view if you book a stay at TRYP by Wyndham!
Found inside the MOA Complex, you get an unobstructed view of Manila Bay and the city skyline if you climb up to the hotel’s rooftop pool and bar. You’re guaranteed lots of amazing shots!
As for which room to choose for your stay, they are so many different kinds to choose from, including lofts, family rooms, and suites.
Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay, Metro Manila
+63 2 840 8000