Find Peace In The City: Top 14 Airbnbs In Manila - Updated 2021

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The hustle and bustle of a city like Metro Manila may be a bit much for any traveler. Whether you are traveling for business or for pleasure, nothing beats going home to a place where you can rest your tired mind and body. After visiting all the Instagrammable spots and the best places to go shopping, these Airbnbs in Manila are guaranteed to offer you a piece of quiet after a day’s work or frolic.

1. Apartment with a view of Manila Bay (from USD 41)

You’ll want to opt for a staycation when you book this Airbnb. The studio apartment is located on the 31st level of Adriatico Condominium and sits along Malate. With floor-to-ceiling glass walls, the apartment provides an unobstructed view of its surroundings and, of course, Manila Bay. Guests of this Airbnb are welcome to enjoy the gym and swimming pool in the building. The kitchen is equipped with an electric stove, a microwave, a kettle, and a rice cooker, should you wish to stay in and make your own meal!

Amazing Manila Bay View! Spacious Comfy, Clean *31
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
84 reviews
Entire condominium 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very beautiful view from the room
we also enjoyed the internet connected tv - youtube hulu netflix etc
this room is beautiful and the night view is nice and convenient
a gorgeous view comfortable and clean are a fit description of the room we have stayed in
the room has a really good view and location
Cleanliness:
everything was clean and perfect
everything was clean and convenient
clean comfortable and homey
angelou’s listing is clean and well-kept
the apartment was very clean and tastefully decorated
Host:
good service from the host
owner is helpful and kind
the staff at the lobby were also kind
the host communicate efficient and let us even store our luggage
the host was friendly and very reponsive
Location:
perfect location next to a large robertson’s mall
dads world buffet is also walking distance which is a good place to bring visitors
its location is great plus a great host
a very nice appartment in a good location
there are lots of medium priced free standing restaurants just a short walk away
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2. Airy, bright one-bedroom apartment near Greenbelt (from USD 35)

If you prefer a vacation rental near the posh and modern neighborhood of Makati City, this listing may be perfect for you. Located just a few steps away from the upscale Greenbelt mall complex, it is perfect for a small family or a group of friends who want to maximize their visit in Manila. Because Makati is right next to Manila, the tourist spots in Manila are only a taxi cab or Uber ride away. This apartment also has a well-equipped kitchen where you can prepare home cooked meals. It has modern amenities such as internet, cable TV, and air conditioning, so staying in for the day is an attractive option, too.

Airy & Spacious Greenbelt Apartment with Wonderful Views
Makati City, Metro Manila, Philippines
454 reviews
Entire condominium 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i loved the kitchen it was big and complete with all the utensils and basic condiments
the apartment was awesome great views or the surrounding makati city and tastefully furnished
) the apartment itself is very comfortable and had everything we needed including very reliable wifi
the bed was super comfy
the bed is extremely comfortable too
Cleanliness:
her place is clean and so pretty
the place is also clean cozy and spacious
great place clean and comfortable would recommend
andrea’s airbnb was spacious clean and very comfortable
highly recommend this place very clean and stylish
Host:
the lobby staff are very helpful and assisted me with arranging rush laundry services
andrea is a super host
andrea was a great host
the host is very thoughtful
andrea is a wonderful and thoughtful host
Location:
location is perfect
the location is great
the location was perfect close to shopping and restaurants
wonderful place in great location in makati
the location was great its near to the mall and you have restaurants nearby
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3. Chic modern apartment in Manila (from USD 28)

This listing is located on the 30th floor of a new apartment building, 8Adriatico. The studio apartment is tastefully decorated and well-equipped for either a short stay or a longer visit, with internet, cable TV, and air conditioning. Outside the apartment, guests can also enjoy the views of the neighborhood. The building has two pools and a gym that guests can access as well. Located in the Malate area, a major department store and various small restaurants are nearby, offering various dining options if guests do not have time to cook. Manila Bay and Rizal is a 10 to 15 minute walk away.

The Modern Chic Apartment In Manila
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
418 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cosy studio apartment with a lovely view of manila
the signal of wifi was always strong so that you can connect any people around the world easily
the unit had its modern chic vibe where the room looked like you stayed in a hotel
Cleanliness:
clean and modern apartment
place is clean and cozy
very clean apartment great communication
super clean ng place
very clean and quiet place
Host:
front desk was attentive and helpful
wonderful place nice staff
host is easy to communicate with
the owner was also very accommodating and very responsive
job well done to the host
Location:
location is very good
super close to shopping mall
a very nice condo in a great location in malate ermita
great location next to a mall where you can get supplies
if you have business in ermita the location is ideal
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4. Dreamy studio apartment near Greenbelt (from 59 USD)

This studio apartment is the best option for someone traveling alone, a couple, or a family with a small child. Located in a secure building, it is also nearby the Ayala Greenbelt mall. Guests also have access to the building’s pool area. The listing also has the essentials needed for the business traveler such as fast internet, air conditioning, and cable TV. If you are staying for just a night, you will have hundreds of food options in the nearby mall. For those who want to cook their own meals, the well-equipped kitchen will make that easy.

Dreamy studio apartment near Greenbelt

Address: Legazpi Village, Makati (see map)

Price: from 59 USD

Number of Guests: 3

5. Penthouse with a view in Makati (from USD 62)

If you are used to living it up, this vacation rental is for you. Located on the 68 floor of the Gramercy Residences, this corner penthouse unit gives you stunning views of Makati and nearby cities. Not having a neighboring unit is a big plus if you want no disturbances to your chilling out or working. Being a guest gives you access to the amenities of the building itself, such as the pools, a fitness center, a meditation garden and free parking space. There is a nearby mall (Century City Mall) while the Greenbelt area is a mere 20 minute walk or a quick cab ride. If you are here on business, the central business district is also nearby. An Airbnb with a pool in Manila might just be what you need for your trip!

Makati 1 BR Penthouse on the 68F with Amazing View
Makati, Metro Manila, Philippines
71 reviews
Entire condominium 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
water pressure and heater were awesome
the wifi connection was excellent and the cable tv worked well
a beautiful apartment with all the amenities
comfortable bed and sofa
leah takes very good care of the apartment and it looks like the photos
Cleanliness:
bathroom was clean
$20usd more for towels to have them clean
the place was very secure and immaculately clean
very well maintained and clean
the unit was clean the kitchen was well-equipped and the bed was comfortable
Host:
but some of the staff were really nice
leah and her staff were very accommodating friendly and answered all my questions promptly
property manager is very helpful and made the process simple
owner leah and greeter emily were fantastic
the host is very accommodating nice and friendly
Location:
great place in a great location
great apartment in a great location
very nice condo with amazing vue and great location
comfortable local near food shopping and more
this is an awesome apartment in a great location
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6. Spanish-style bedroom in Old Manila (from USD 75)

This bedroom, decked in old Spanish era furniture, is on the second floor of this American colonial style home. As the other rooms in the house are listed as vacation rentals as well, guests share common dining, living and kitchen areas, and the garden. The bedroom itself is wide and spacious with its own living area, so guests who wish to stay will be more than comfortable here. With broadband internet and air conditioning, guests can also opt to work from home for the day at this unique vacation house in Manila. It is nearby a major shopping mall, where there are a lot of dining options. Malate is also nearby for some night life.

Coco's Garden Master Bedroom Manila
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
130 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi worked very well
got great french pressed coffee & warm toast for breakfast will definitely visit again when i'm back in manila
the room was as described - a huge and comfortable bedroom/sitting room with attached bath
the house is stylish and comfortable and we felt lucky staying in part of manila's history
the bedroom is super comfortable and luxurious - pictures don't do it justice
Cleanliness:
the house is comfortable and clean furnished by solid wood
the room was clean spacious and exactly as described
the bed room was big and bright as well as clean and fresh
this place is absolutely nice with very spacious rooms and super clean at all
the rooms are very spacious and clean
Host:
greg and jorge are amazing hosts they make you feel at home
he was a gracious host
greg was a great host
greg was a great host
tremendous house and nice host
Location:
it's situated in a calm neighbourhood away from the hustle of the city
location was desirable at least for me
very spacious and beautiful property - within walking distance of intramuros
it’s such a amazing paradise in crowded crazy and also fascinating metro manila
the place is nice and quiet yet close to the center
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7. Loft near Greenbelt, Makati (from 52 USD)

This loft apartment is located at Eton Residences, which is a stone’s throw away from the Greenbelt mall area of Makati. Business travelers will also like this listing because of its proximity to the central business district and the internet access makes it easy to work from this loft. A couple or a family with a small child would love it here too, because of its creature comforts such as air conditioning, two pools and a fitness center in the building, and various entertainment options. The loft is one of the best Airbnbs in Manila for couples, so if you’re traveling with your loved one, book your stay now.

Cozy loft near Greenbelt, Makati

Address: Eton Residences, Makati (see map)

Price: from 52 USD

Number of Guests: 3

8. Garden Room in an Old Manila neighborhood (from USD 55)

Some reviews of this guest room call it an “oasis” amidst the hectic and busy streets of Manila. Located in an old neighborhood in Paco, the guest room is part of an American colonial house that has been renovated and converted into vacation rentals. The bedroom is on the first floor and is accessible via a covered patio. The rest of the house such as the dining area and the gardens are shared with other guests and the house owners. Amenities such bath essentials, air conditioning, and wireless internet are available in the room, which can accommodate up to three guests. The neighborhood is also located near tourist spots such as Intramuros, Malate, and Ermita, so if these places are in your itinerary, this garden room is the best Airbnb in Manila for you.

Coco's Garden Guest Room Manila
Manila, NCR, Philippines
357 reviews
Private room in house 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the artsy room is so spacious with access and generous view of a garden
the room is clean with a nice view of garden
feel comfortable to read or to space out at every corner
greg's pretty chill and easy to talk to the place is very cozy and very peaceful
before checking out we had the best unexpected breakfast of pandesal with butter coffee and a good conversation
Cleanliness:
the place is clean and spacious
it’s very clean and tidy
really spacious room with clean linen
the room is clean and attached to a garden
it is very tasteful beautiful decorated house beautiful architecture very clean and just amazing
Host:
staffs are friendly and approachable
a nice owner
great house great host
the host is gracious and very helpful
greg and his staffs are friendly and kind
Location:
good location for exploring the city
the location of the place was excellent
exceptional value and good location for exploring the city by foot
there is a great bowl right down the street
good place to stay if you just want to relax and be away from a busy life
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9. One-bedroom Scandinavian flat in the city center (from USD 25)

Situated in the heart of Manila’s commercial and entertainment district, this modern one-bedroom flat is smartly spruced up with furniture of a refreshing white and lime green color combination. The theme follows in the cozy, air-conditioned bedroom, which is fitted with a flat-screen television and two plush beds. A fully functional kitchen furnished with a range of top-notch electrical appliances will come into good use for guests who wish to prepare their own meals. What sets this flat apart from the others is its balcony which offers stunning views of the skyscraper-filled Makati business district. As if that wasn’t enough to entice guests, the apartment is only two blocks away from Robinson’s Mall Manila and stands right beside the train station, making it extremely convenient for guests to travel to other parts of the city.

City Center: 1BR Scandinavian Flat with balcony
Manila, NCR, Philippines
421 reviews
Entire condominium 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi signal is strong
the great air conditioner and wifi were also a relief
lastly great wi-fi connection
bed was comfortable ac worked well and it had a nice view
all the amenities especially the kitchen was helpful and functional
Cleanliness:
every inch of the space was clean spotless and functional
clean and welcoming apartment
beautiful and clean condominium unit
clean room and security here
nice and clean condominium unit
Host:
the host is very responsive
host was nice and helpful
the host really cares about his guests
building staffs and guards are courteous
our host was very helpful and accommodating
Location:
the building is located in a great location with 24 hour security
very good location as well
location is perfect malls restaurants and public transportation is within reach
what i love the most is the location it is perfectly situated in the heart of manila
great place in the heart of the city
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10. Cozy three-bedroom haven in Manila's Chinatown (from USD 76)

Though sparsely furnished, this cozy three-bedroom apartment doesn’t lack in charm! It features a light-filled interior packed with a range of modern conveniences, such as a flat-screen TV and high-speed internet. The main living area, equipped with a plush sofa and a 6-seater dining table, is a cozy spot to gather for the evening, while the well-appointed kitchen would make staying in instead of dining out an option. With four single beds and one queen bed, the property can easily accommodate up to 10 guests, making it ideal for a family retreat. If you can tear yourself away from the pleasures that the apartment offers, then do visit the numerous attractions nearby and make full use of the apartment’s strategic location in the world’s oldest Chinatown!

Cozy Haven in the World's Oldest Chinatown (1538)
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
145 reviews
Entire apartment 6 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
extra mattresses and sofa bed are awesome
overall great place wifi doesn’t work
the rooms has terrific views to see the sunrise and were extremely spacious
the rooms are decent and the amenities are good
i went in a hot and humid period but the air conditioner worked well and was comfortable
Cleanliness:
great communication responsiveness and cleanliness
the place was clean and spacious
it was clean and spacious
its very clean and tidy
very clean spacious and stylish
Host:
cheers to dominique and her staff
dominique was a great host
the building staff are wonderful too
and the staff is very helpful
i appreciate dominique kind gestures and responses
Location:
great stay and location :)
the location is good and near on food establishment
the location is safe as it is in front of a police station
location was great; just a short tricycle ride from lct and divisoria
also the condo is very secure and good location for shopping
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11. Ocean view condo in Manila (from USD 82)

Situated in a condominium building with good security, staying here will surely be a safe and pleasant experience. The condo unit has two balconies so you have more than enough space to watch the famed sunset over Manila Bay. The apartment is also well-situated with Manila Bay just across the way, Malate Church, and Robinson’s Place just a few minutes walk away. Additionally, the Malate area is known for its nightlife. Up to four people can be accommodated in this apartment, which has a fully equipped kitchen, air conditioning, internet, and cable TV. The building also has a pool that guests can use, as well as free parking.

SPECTACULAR OCEAN VIEW MANILA BAY
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
157 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice apartment with a great view
it’s bright room and has great view
but there are air-conditioners in each rooms so not a big problem
the apartment has great views over the harbour
very nice apartment with nice terrace and view of manila bay
Cleanliness:
cristiano's apartment was clean and comfortable exactly as advertised
windy was great she kept the linen clean and replaced the towels and cleaned up also
everything is okay and clean
it is roomy and very clean
the place is always so clean and it has everything you need for a fantastic stay
Host:
staff was very kind and helpful
the staff is nice and helpful
good security who wre helpful to all our requests
building management security guards and front desk were always professional and helpful
the security staff in the lobby are helpful friendly efficient and polite
Location:
the location is great
fantastic apartment in a great location
easy to walk to many good restaurants
and the facilities and location of it were awesome
nice location and good managing by windy
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12. Big and cozy two-bedroom apartment in Manila (from 70 USD)

This two-bedroom high-rise apartment can comfortably sleep four people, but if needed, can accommodate up to nine if the living area is used as well. Its location is near the famed Rizal Park, while Manila Bay is nearby as well. Tourist areas such as Intramuros and nearby museums are a quick cab ride away. You’ll be blessed with great views from this Airbnb’s bedroom windows, where one can see the sunset and Manila’s lights at night. With internet, air conditioning, and bathroom essentials, this listing is perfect for big groups or big families. Up to two guests at a time can make use of the pool, while parking can be pre-arranged.

Big and cozy two-bedroom apartment in Manila

Address: near Rizal Park, Manila (see map)

Price: from 70 USD

Number of Guests: 9

13. Convenient condo along Taft Avenue (from USD 29)

Those who are prioritizing convenience and connectivity in their search for rentals in Manila should consider staying at this residential condominium on Taft Avenue, where De La Salle University is. Being close to the university, this Airbnb is as convenient as it gets. Shops, restaurants, museums, and many other commercial centers are only a few minutes away from the condo. Perfect for couples and small families, the rental has one bedroom and is fully furnished. Wi-Fi, 24/7 security, courtyard, and mezzanine access are some of the amenities available when you book a stay here.

One Archers Place
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
88 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
2 new aircon units which worked brilliant for living and bed rooms
has 2 aircon that will make your stay really comfortable
a/c works good location
nice room layout of condo
bed was super massive and cosy
Cleanliness:
really clean and cozy place
its clean guys really
place was sparkling clean and smelled good
clean spacious and luminous
the place was so clean and cozy
Host:
host is nice and accommodating
the host is accommodating and responsive to your concerns
ady is a lovely host
host communicated throughout brilliantly and swiftly
very easy host too :)
Location:
located in a great location with everything you need nearby
plently of shopping and dining opportunities
best place to stay near dlsu
great location and there's a lot of restaurants around the building
place is great and close to public transport and restaurants
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14. Heritage apartment in Old Manila

This vacation rental is in an old but well-maintained apartment building across from Manila Bay. Guests can go out quickly to watch the sunset, without taking a drive. There are restaurants nearby as well, but the apartment has complete kitchen facilities for cooking a meal. The living room is spacious and bright during the day, and its beautiful and eclectic decor makes you want sit and relax. The apartment is located in the old neighborhood of Malate, close to the centuries-old Malate Church as well as several nightspots. With Wi-Fi internet and air conditioning, it is comfortable enough to stay in for the day to work or to just chill out.

Old Manila Heritage Apartment
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
69 reviews
Entire condominium 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment is beautiful spacious and light filled
you are entrusted with a beautiful historical apartment with a wonderful housekeeper
excellent apartment in central malate very walkable great internet and stylish decor
her condo is lovely spacious and comfortable
Cleanliness:
it’s clean and roomy
great old style place clean and well serviced
the place is clean comfortable and beautiful
claudia’s house is clean modern and beautiful
the apartment was very clean all the time and had everything we needed
Host:
and host so kindly supported us during stayed
claudia is an amazing host who is extremely helpful and accommodating
claudia's on-site staff member sharon is also amazing ever so helpful
a problem beyond the owners was solved quickly with very good will our home in manila
claudia was the quintessentiel host welcoming kind arranging and generous
Location:
a perfect location not far from the airport and near the main places of interest
it was nice place and near by seaside
are all very close by and easy to navigate to
it's a centralized location and it was easy to get around
largely because of my stay at claudia's excellent place
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Feel at home in Manila

One of the best things about coming home is having your own space to unwind and relax. Whether you are visiting for business or pleasure, these Airbnb vacation rentals will make you want to put your feet up after a hard day’s work or play. Go ahead and find your own “home” in Manila.

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