Long weekends are an excuse to pack your bags and escape your creeping deadlines, but with only a couple days of rest, there isn’t enough time to go on a beach trip or fly abroad. Don’t worry though, because you can find peace and quiet even in the bustling city. Below, we’ve rounded up 10 Airbnbs for when you need a change in scenery but driving far is not an option.
This apartment is located in the central business district, making it five minutes away from food, entertainment, and everything you’ll ever need. With its high ceilings and Narra parquet flooring, you’ll surely feel relaxed, fresh, and ready for an adventure!
This luxurious space gives you a 90-degree view of Manila Golf Club and the beautiful BGC skyline. It’s located in Avant at The Fort, which has topnotch amenities—including a fitness gym, swimming pool, a spacious lobby, and a playpen. Sign me up, please!
For all the solo travelers out there, this one’s for you. This studio is situated in a hip neighborhood, has glass windows and a curated book display. On top of that, it’s less than a thousand pesos per night! Who doesn’t want an affordable staycation, right?
Planning to go on a date? This dreamy loft is perfect for you and your partner! Without a doubt, its lovely city view and antique furnishings can put all your worries to rest.
Nothing’s better than having a cup of coffee in a relaxing lanai in the morning. Located in the historic neighborhood of Poblacion, you can relive the beauty of old Manila with its panoramic skyline view and captivating vintage décor.
This two-bedroom apartment can accommodate up to 10 guests and is two blocks away from Bonifacio High Street. It has four queen-sized beds, two bathrooms, a separate kitchen, and a reserved parking space! It might just exceed your expectations.
On the 30th floor of 8 Adriatico Condominium in Malate, Manila sits this stylish studio apartment, 15 minutes away from historical attractions like Manila Bay and Rizal Park. Its neutral décor is a visual treat that will make you wish you could stay longer!
Watch the sunset on the top floor of the fourth tallest building in the country. This Penthouse in Gramercy Residences has three balconies to satisfy your craving for a good view. After your staycation, this Airbnb is where you’ll call home.
BONUS! For when a little bit of driving is an option...
For big families and barkadas, this two-story home can accommodate up to 16 guests at a reasonable price. It’s nestled in the heart of Amadeo, Tagaytay where you can have the farmhouse all to yourselves. Aside from well-maintained facilities and a large garden, you can even take a quick dip in their Bali-inspired swimming pool!
Just two hours away from Manila, you’ll find a beautifully designed events venue called Narra Hill. Their balcony room is situated on the topmost part of the property, overlooking the Taal Lake and Volcano. Secluded from the noise and pollution of the city, this couple’s room is perfect for a romantic escape.