Budget travelers visiting Manila have plenty of accommodation choices. There are a good number of 3 star hotels in Manila that that offer a balance of comfort and ammenities at an affordable price. Here’s our list of recommended 3 star hotels in Manila:
Southern Cross Hotel
The Southern Cross Hotel is a great choice of accommodation for those traveling on a budget. The hotel is centrally located in Manila’s tourist belt, close to attractions like the Malacanang Palace, the Manila Zoo and Binondo (Chinatown). Shopping, entertainment and dining venues are also close by. Guests at the Southern Cross Hotel enjoy the convenience of dining in its in-house restaurant. A game and billiards room is also available for guests who would like to stay in and have fun.
All rooms at the Southern Cross Hotel are equipped with air conditioning, cable televisions and personal safes. There is also a clean, private bathroom in all accommodations.
Best Western Hotel La Corona
Families with children will find the Best Western Hotel La Corona a wonderful and convenient place to stay in Manila. This family-oriented hotel is close to the Children’s Museum, Rizal Park and the U.S. Embassy. There is an on-site restaurant that makes for more convenient dining and complimentary daily breakfasts are served for guests at the hotel. Corporate travelers also have a business center and conference facilities at their disposal. Tickets and tours around Manila can also be arranged through the hotel.
This three-star property features 57 well-appointed guestrooms that are equipped with modern appliances to ensure comfort and satisfaction. In-room amenities include cable televisions, coffee/tea makers, direct-dial phones and free high-speed Internet access via WiFi. All rooms at the hotel have been renovated in June 2012.
Bayview Park Hotel
The Bayview Park Hotel is situated along one of Manila’s most picturesque thoroughfares, close to the bustling Chinatown district and a short distance from the historic and business districts as well. The hotel’s central location provides guests easy access to the city’s historic attractions as well as entertainment, shopping and dining venues. Guests are also offered relaxation through massage and reflexology treatments. There is also a rooftop pool, a coffee shop and an on-site restaurant named the Tea Lounge.
Guestrooms are the Bayview Park Hotel feature comfortable beds on carpeted floors, personal safes and high speed Internet connection. Each room’s private bathrooms come with signature toiletries, hair dryers and showers.
Manila Grand Opera Hotel
Location: Sta. Cruz
The Manila Grand Opera Hotel is situated close to attractions like the famous Quiapo Church and Rizal Park. The hotel is best for travelers who would like to stay not too close yet not too far from Manila’s tourist center. Guests enjoy relaxing in the hotel’s stunning outdoor swimming pool with a pool side bar which serves snacks and beverages. There is also sauna and separate children’s pool. Those who wish to have a little entertainment can head to the hotel’s casino or karaoke bar. This is one of the 3 star hotels in Manila that offer amenities far beyond its class.
Accommodations at the Manila Grand Opera Hotel are well-appointed, complete with signature sheets and linens, a private pool and a mini-bar. For entertainment, rooms have televisions with premium cable channels. Private bathrooms come with complimentary toiletries, shower-tub combinations and slippers.
Riviera Mansion Hotel
This three-star hotel is located at the heart of Manila’s tourist center, close to all attractions and entertainment venues. World-class shopping is also a stone’s throw from the hotel as well as many of the city’s excellent dining venues. The Riviera Mansion Hotel is ideal for corporate travelers, with its business-friendly amenities including wireless Internet access, business services and banquet facilities. The hotel was renovated in 2010.
The hotel features 160 air-conditioned guestrooms all equipped with cable televisions, direct-dial phones and wireless Internet access (surcharge). En suite bathrooms have shower-tub combinations and are stocked with complimentary toiletries.
Executive Plaza Hotel Manila
Conveniently close to Manila’s historic and business districts, the Executive Plaza Hotel is a perfect base for both leisure and corporate visitors of the city. The hotel is also a short distance from the Ninoy Aquino International Airport. This business and family-friendly property offers child care services as well as conference facilities and a business center. There are two on-site restaurants, Ka Chika and Rio Bar and Café that serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Guestrooms at the hotel offer stunning views of the Manila cityscape. Cable televisions, personal safes and air conditioning are available in all accommodations. Guests may also make use of in-room wireless Internet access at a surcharge.
The Oasis Park Hotel
The Oasis Park Hotel’s central location makes it one of the most popular 3 star hotels in Manila. The hotel is minutes away from most tourist attractions in the city as well as dining, shopping and entertainment venues. The vibrant Chinatown in Binondo and the beautiful Paco Park are also close by. Guests are also not too far from the upscale city of Makati, Metro Manila’s financial center. On site, there is an outdoor spa tub by a large swimming pool, a restaurant and a 24-hour business center, making it an ideal for all types of travelers.
The Oasis Park Hotel features 50 comfortable rooms with flat-panel televisions, air conditioning and high speed Internet access. En suite bathrooms are spacious and have shower-tub combinations. In-room massages are available upon request.
Fersal Hotel Manila
Location: Sta. Cruz
The Fersal Hotel Manila is a modern property located at the heart of the city, a twenty-minute stroll from the historic district where Intramuros and Rizal Park can be found. The University of Sto. Tomas, the Philippines’ oldest educational institution, is also nearby. Guests at this three-star property enjoy the convenience of an on-site restaurant, Inn Café, which also offers room service on limited hours. There is also a convenience store in the same building.
All 48 guestrooms at the Fersal Hotel have air conditioning, free wireless Internet access and cable TVs. Private bathrooms are stocked with signature toiletries and there is a mini-bar with refreshments. Daily newspapers are delivered to guestrooms and wake-up calls can be done upon request.
Casa Nicarosa Hotel
Casa Nicarosa Hotel is situated in a Victorian property in Manila’s business district, close to attractions, restaurants and shopping centers. Guests at this stately hotel may relax in a terrace overlooking manicured gardens while connecting to the Internet via free WiFi. There is also a café serving delectable meals.
Casa Nicarosa’s 22 air conditioned accommodations have satellite TVs, direct-dial phones and laptop-compatible safes. En suite bathrooms are large and stocked with complimentary toiletries. Guests are also served free daily breakfasts.
New Hotel Miramar
The New Hotel Miramar is one of the centrally-located 3 star hotels in Manila, making it a perfect base for tourists exploring or conducting business in the city. Guests at the hotel are steps away from major attractions and landmarks like the Baywalk, the U.S. Embassy and the National Museum. The exciting shopping and entertainment of Malate and Ermita are also within easy reach. The New Hotel Miramar features an on-site restaurant, Bistro Michelle that serves breakfast, lunch and dinner and offers limited room service. Guests may indulge in beauty treatments and massages provided by the hotel’s in-house spa.
All 40 guestrooms at the hotel are outfitted with all the amenities required by a modern traveler. In-room amenities include high-speed Internet access, guest-controlled air conditioning and cable TVs. En suite bathrooms are spacious and come with shower-tub combinations.