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Comfy Studio - Town Center (A5)

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 365 sq. ft.
Property type apartment

Overview

About the property

Apartment in Makati City, 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, sleeps 4

Description:

Spacious and tastefully decorated 34 square meter studio. Complimentary use of high speed wifi as well as a complete kitchen. A 32 inch flat screen TV with cable rounds out the apartments entertainment options. Major shopping districts, museums and restaurants are literally just across the street. The apartment is serviced every other day - free of charge. The quoted price is inclusive of all other fees, taxes, utilities, etc - you don't need to worry about paying for anything else!

Location:

Good for walking The apartment is centrally located in the heart of Makati. A major shopping centre Greenbelt-Glorietta is less than a minutes walk away while Ayala Avenue, the Philippiness equivalent of Wall Street, is a 5 minute walk away. Major Banks such as HSBC and Citibank are a 5 and 10 min. walk away, respectively. Ayala Museum is less than a 5 minute walk away. For your food needs, there is a 24 hour convenience store located in the building, while a regular supermarket is less than a 10 minute walk away.

Great for getting a car or mass transport- Given the apartments central, location hailing a cab is easy while the nearest Mass Transit Station (MRT- Ayala Avenue Station) is around a 15 minute walk away.

Great as a base for visiting other sites in Manila- Makati lies roughly in the middle of all the action in Manila. Historic Intramuros (the walled city of the Spaniards) and Chinatown are around 30-45 minutes by car. Ermita / Malate (a cultural and artistic centre for centuries) is around 30 minutes away by car. Newly minted shopping and entertainment zone, Fort Bonifacio, is around 15 minutes away by car. The International Airport is around 30-40 minutes away by car. (As you can tell from the travel times, Makati is close to everything. What delays most car trips is the inevitable traffic.)

Q: I am new to the Philippines! What is the difference between Makati and Manila?

A: Manila is a hodgepodge of different cities and municipalities. Makati is one of these cities. An apt analogy is that Manila is like New York. New York is made out of different boroughs while Manila is composed of different cities and municipalities. Makati is one such city and would, continuing the analogy, be comparable to New Yorks Manhattan district.

Safety:

Given the nature of the units surroundings (financial and shopping districts) it is not an exaggeration to say that the area is one of the safest in the entire country. One can walk around at night without any fear of anything untoward happening. Moreover, the building itself has round the clock security with roving security checks.

Other available services:

We try to offer our guests the convenience of everything. Some are free and some are for a small fee:

a. City Guide (free): Our suggestions on where to visit in the Philippines as well as local hot spots.

b. Foreign Exchange at competitive rates: So you dont need to worry about finding a reputable money exchanger or running out of pesos.

c. Advise on other destinations in the PH (Free): Manila is a great jumping off point to other local destinations. Some examples are sunning yourself in world famous Boracay Island, swimming with Whale Sharks in Dunsol, relaxing in the mountain atmosphere of Tagaytay, scuba diving in Batangas, or island hopping in Coron. Wherever you want to go in the Philippines, we can offer advice on where to stay.

d. Keep your bags while you are away (Free): If you do decide to go out of town you dont want to be lugging all your stuff with you. You can leave your other luggage with us until your return to Manila.

e. Translation Services (Subject to Availability: Not everyone has English as their lingua franca. We offer translators who can communicate in Chinese (Mandarin or Hokkien) and Korean.

f. Event Photography: Let our photographers worry about the pictures so you can focus on enjoying yourself.

House Rules: We welcome guests who are clean, take care of the place and generally good travelers.

More Details

Owner
travelmob
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Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
December 7, 2016

Amenities

San Lorenzo Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Floor Area:
  • 365 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Budget
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Internet
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • 1 bed (Real Bed)
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge

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The Alcoves (A5) studio was perfect for our needs. The location is great, steps away from the

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The Alcoves (A5) studio was perfect for our needs. The location is great, steps away from the Greenbelt mall, with a multitude of shops, restaurants, bars, and everything you need. The unit was very clean, nicely furnished and secure. The hosts, Rafael and Anton, were extremely accommodating and helpful and were a real pleasure to work with. I would highly recommend this studio and plan on staying there again on my next trip to Manila.

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: travelmob
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  • Additional Guests: USD 10 per night (after 3 guests)
    Check in after 1:00 PM, check out before 11:00 AM
    Cancellation Policy - Strict: 50% refund up until 1 week prior to arrival (additional cancellation charges may apply)

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