The Peninsula Manila Makes History with Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star Award Sweep

The Peninsula Manila just made history!

The 'grande old dame' of Makati City just received its first Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star award after the luxury hotel's 43 years in existence.

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But that is only half the story, for there's more reason to celebrate! With Manila receiving the highest possible distinction in the hospitality industry, all the 10 Peninsula hotels around the world will also be holding the Five Stars title!

Mark Choon, General Manager of The Peninsula Manila 10
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The Peninsula of Hong Kong, Shanghai, New York, Tokyo, Chicago, Beverly Hills, Paris, Beijing, and Bangkok all swept the prestigious award, leaving a mark as a first in the Forbes Travel Guide's 61-year old history!

Image: The Peninsula Manila

Such a defining moment for the luxury hotel is a call to raise the glass with pride and claim: The Peninsula Manila just got a perfect ten!

The Peninsula Manila is located at the Ayala Ave., corner Makati Ave. Makati City, Metro Manila. For more information, visit their website or contact them through their telephone number +63 2 887 2888 and e-mail at

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