Christmas 2017: Hotel Deals in Metro Manila For a Festive Holiday Celebration

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Aside from it being a season of giving, the Christmas season is also known to be that one time of the year where people put off their diets and go on a month-long "cheat day" because of all the good food spread on the dining table, and the parties happening here and there. 

If you're one of many who still don't know where and how to spend this year's Noche Buena and Christmas day, worry not because we're giving you a rundown of the metro's hotels offering the most festive dining deals!

1. New World Makati Hotel
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New World Makati Hotel's Cafe 1228 lets you enjoy Christmas favorites  - oven-roasted turkey with chestnuts and prunes, honey-glazed Hawaiian ham, Bibingka, and Puto Calasiao. Lunch is priced PHP2,199 per person on weekdays and PHP2,499 on weekends. Dinner is at PHP2,599 per person.

For Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve dinner, New World Hotel will also be treating its guests to a dinner with a round of sparkling wine and standard drinks, priced at P2999 per person. Christmas Day and New Year's day lunch, however, are priced at P2599 per person. 

Chef Wong Kam On of Jasmine Chinese restaurant will also be serving a 10-course set menu consisting of signature and traditional dishes such Braised Local Abalone with Black Mushrooms and Pan-Fried Scallop with Egg White and Black Truffle Sauce only on December 24, 25, 31 and January 1, 2018. Set menus start at P9888 for a group of 6 guests. 

2. Raffles and Fairmont Makati

Raffles and Fairmont Makati also has something for the festive ones this Yuletide season. For starters, their brasserie Mireio will be serving a 5-course French Mediterranean dinner on December 24 at P5250 per person. If you want to enjoy the dinner with fine wine, you may do so at P6740 per person. 

Spectrum lets you treat the family with a festive buffet dyring the Christmastime. They will be serving a Christmas Eve dinner buffet (P3250 per person), Christmas Day brunch (P2850 per person) and dinner (P2500), all of which will be featuring dishes made with ingredients sourced from environmentally-responsible organizations in the country. This is part of their mission to promote sustainability during the holidays. 

3. Diamond Hotel
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Bring in the merriness as you celebrate the holidays the extra special with Diamond Hotel. Cornich Buffet Restaurant will be offering a Christmas buffet with some of your traditional holiday favorites for only P2680 for lunch and P2980 for dinner, inclusive of a glass of Cava.

For the ones who would like to enjoy Japanese cuisine in celebration of the holidays, Yurakuen Japanese Restaurant will be offering Christmas set menus on December 24 and 25, priced at P2580 per person and is already inclusive of a glass of Cava. 

4. Marco Polo Ortigas Manila
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Celebrate the season with a wide spread of holiday delights at Marco Polo Ortigas Manila's Cucina. Starting at P2250 per person, guests get to enjoy a sumptuous Christmas and New Year's spread including dishes like Assorted Seafood Tempura with Dipping Sauce, Slo9w-Brased Lamb Shoulder with Redcurrants and Tarragon, Roasted Angus Beef, Roasted Christmas Turkey with Stuffing, and Chinese Barbecue Duck. 

5. Makati Diamond Residences 
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Have brunch with Santa Claus at Makati Diamond Residences this Christmas, from 11:30AM to 2:20PM! Priced at P2500 per person, you get to enjoy savory delights like Roasted Turkey Stuffed with Foie Gras Pate, US Rib Eye Roast Beef, and Baked Salmon, as well as decadent desserts such as the Sparkling White Christmas Cake, Christmas White Chocolate Fruit Cake, and more. 

6. Shangri-La at the Fort

Shangri-La at the Fort's High Street Cafe also has something for those who want to make their Christmas even more festive. Their Christmas lunch buffet is priced at P3200, inclusive of a non-alcoholic beverage, while their Christmas Eve and Christmas Day dinner buffet is at P3800 with one alcoholic beverage. If you're one who wants to celebrate the Noche Buena with Marco Polo, you could also do so as they would be preparing a Noche Buena spread, priced at P2200, from 11PM to 2:30AM on December 24. 

Guests also get to dine in Shangri-La's Canton Road where they could enjoy Holiday lunch and dinner set menus (starting from P2988 per person) prepared by Executive Chef Wang Wei Qing. They also be offering a Festive Dim Sum set Lunch at P1888 per person on Christmas day, from 11:30AM to 2:30PM. 

Raging Bull Chophouse & Bar will also be having a Christmas brunch set for P3500 per person, inclusive of a live seafood station while their dinner courses for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day is at P4500 per person, inclusive of a glass of bubbly. 

7. City of Dreams
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City of Dreams' many dining options will also be offering a number of deals exclusively during the holidays. The Tasting Room will be serving a Christmas and New Year Tasting Menu at P5588++ per cover. The 5-course dinner will be including Foie Gras Terrine with sangria jelly, Spinach Ravioli, and Parma Ham. 

Nobu Hotel Manila will also be holding brunch buffets on the day before Christmas, from 11:30AM to 3:PM. At P3880++, guests will be treated to a buffet selection which includes Roasted Wagyu Leg, Baked Salmon with Honey Truffle, Scallop Okonomiyaki, Nobi-Style Uni Palabok, and more. An additional P990 will include the standard alcohol beverage line-up while P1990 will get you their premium champagne package. 

Celebrate the happiest time of the year with these festive deals at Hyatt's The Cafe. On December 24, they will be serving a Christmas Eve dinner at P3188 per person, from 5:30PM to 8PM and 8:30PM to 11PM. There will also be a Christmas Eve Midnight deal, priced at P1388 per person. 

On Christmas day, guests may enjoy their lunch (P2988) and dinner (P3188) from 5:30PM to 8PM and 8:30PM to 11PM. 

8. Conrad Manila
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Guests at Conrad Manila may also celebrate the holidays with two of the hotel's dining options. Brasserie on 3 will be preparing a buffet spread filled with premium seafood options, main courses, and desserts exclusively on December 24 (Lunch: P1600; Dinner: P2999), 25 (Lunch: P2999; Dinner: P2200), and 31 (Dinner: P4500). An additional P600 will get its guests free-flowing non-alcoholic beverages, beer, and red wine. 

Available only on December 24, 25, and 31, guests get to feast over China Blue's Holiday Set Menu which consists of traditional Chinese recipes curated by Executive Chinese Chef Eng Yew Khor. The 8-course meal is priced at P2888 net per person for a minimum of 10 persons. 

For those who want to enjoy Conrad Manila's late night festivities, C Lounge will also be offering a line up of Christmas inspired cocktails to get you up and about! 


Where will you be spending the holidays and what will you be feasting on? Share it with us below! Happy holidays!

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