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GUIDE: Here’s where to bring your loved ones for a memorable Christmas in the Metro

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GUIDE: Hereâs where to bring your loved ones for a memorable Christmas in the Metro
Join us on a curated journey as we unveil the most captivating and enchanting Christmas experiences in Metro Manila, all celebrated in grandeur and style.
Sofitel / Press Release

MANILA, Philippines — As the city sparkles with Christmas lights and the holiday spirit, annual tree-lighting and seasonal unveiling continue to bring joy and warmth to everyone. Whether you’re strolling inside adorned malls or spending a night in a charming hotel, you’d feel the magic of Christmas in the air.

From opulent ceremonies to immersive displays, these well-decorated venues excite guests and visitors. Join us on a curated journey as we unveil the most captivating and enchanting Christmas experiences in Metro Manila, all celebrated in grandeur and style.

Discovery Suites

Discovery Suites in Ortigas Center boasts a stunning 25-foot Christmas tree adorned with blue, gold and rose gold ornaments, standing tall as an opulent centerpiece.

The grand display reflects the hotel’s iconic and timeless reputation for creating magical experiences during the holiday season.

Explore the season’s magic through expertly crafted holiday hampers, homemade pastries and indulgent dining experiences at Sweet Discoveries, 22 Prime and Restaurant 5.

For more information, visit For room reservations, inquiries and group dining reservations, call (02) 7719-8888.

Edsa Shangri-La, Manila

Edsa Shangri-La invites guests to embark on an enchanted Christmas journey aboard The Shangri-La Airship with Mr. Nutcracker and his penguin squad.

The festive stays feature scenic landscapes, iconic recreation areas and interactive programs. Book Family Adventures Premium and enjoy exclusive privileges, creating new memories amid warmth, sweetness and togetherness.

For inquiries and room reservations, email

Marco Polo Ortigas Manila

Guests of honor lit Marco Polo Ortigas Manila’s Christmas tree. (From left) Pasig City Councilor Ma. Luisa De Leon, Department of Tourism-National Capital Region director Sharlene Zabala-Batin, Marco Polo Ortigas Manila GM Richard Simmons, Pasig City Vice Mayor Robert Vincent Jude Jaworski Jr. and Xin Tian TI Development Corp. president and CEO Samuel Po.

Marco Polo Ortigas Manila recently commenced its Gatsby-themed Yuletide festivities with a spectacular tree lighting ceremony.

The 25-foot Christmas tree, bedazzled in lights, marked the commencement of a Very Gatsby Christmas, featuring lavish traditional and international Christmas and New Year offerings.

Guests reveled in the festive ambiance, complemented by The Manila String Machine’s delightful performance and Gatsby-inspired hors d’oeuvres.

For more information about Marco Polo Ortigas Manila’s offerings, access their e-brochure at

Manila Marriott Hotel

Marriott Philippines ushered in the holiday season with “Paskontelasyon,” an event that merged Pasko (Christmas) and konstelasyon (constellation).

Marriott’s properties across the Philippines present a constellation of options for guests and partners, symbolized by Marriott Bonvoy Lanterns.

These lanterns, each representing a specific attribute, illuminate the season with warmth and choice, inviting guests to partake in a meaningful holiday celebration.

Check out Manila Marriott Hotel's Christmas Brochure 2023 here.

Mitsukoshi BGC

Mitsukoshi BGC also brings Japanese magic to Manila with a Christmas display lighting ceremony. The display, featuring traditional Japanese elements and a unique centerpiece showcasing Shirakawa-go, promises an immersive celebration.

Shoppers can enjoy engaging activities like bag and chopstick making classes and Christmas pottery class. Additionally, gift-wrapping booths offer a colorful twist to Christmas presents, embracing the cultural richness of a Japanese Christmas.

To know the latest about Mitsukoshi BGC, visit its website, Facebook and Instagram.

Sheraton Manila Hotel

Sheraton Manila Hotel's annual tree and lantern lighting marks the countdown to its fifth anniversary as part of the Sheraton Soiree campaign.

The event, emphasizing unity and giving, unveils exclusive offers in the “Merry & Bright: Joyful Gatherings” at Sheraton Manila Hotel Holiday Brochure. Exciting collaborations promise exquisite cocktails, arts and crafts with “Googly Gooeys” and unique holiday keepsakes.

Check out Sheraton’s Merry & Bright: Joyful Gatherings at Sheraton Manila Hotel Holiday Brochure here.

Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila

Sofitel Manila invites everyone to go “All Aboard” on a magnifique journey through lavish stays and gastronomic indulgence.

The Art De Noël 2023 theme transforms the hotel into a festive spectacle with trains, bears and holiday colors.

Guests can watch the Art De Noël Musical Light Show, explore the Annual Christmas Village and indulge in a luxurious gastronomic feast at Spiral.

For inquiries and reservations, call (02) 8573-5599 or email Visit

Vivere Hotel

Vivere Hotel Alabang also kicked off the holiday season with a magical christmas tree lighting ceremony. The lobby’ breathtaking Christmas tree, illuminated in a warm festive glow, symbolizes the start of the season.

Join the hotel in the 12 Days of Christmas celebration, featuring heartwarming activities and delightful surprises for the whole family, as they continue their commitment to creating memorable moments for patrons and the local community.

Check out the Vivere Heart of Christmas Festive Brochure here.


As we count down the days to the most wonderful time of the year, let these holiday offerings serve as a reminder of the joy that comes from coming together to share in the spirit of love, generosity and goodwill. Wishing you a joyful and memorable holiday season!

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