For the second year in a row, Ascott Makati was named “Philippines’ Leading Serviced Apartment” and Ascott The Residence was recognized as the “Philippines’ Leading Serviced Apartment Brand” at the World Travel Awards in New Delhi, India in October 10.
“We are deeply elated to receive these two distinctions for two straight years now. On behalf of my staff, who are unwavering in their commitment to deliver unparalleled service, I would like to express our gratitude to our peers in the travel industry and to consumer travellers for voting for Ascott as the serviced residence category leader in the Philippines,” says Arthur Gindap, Ascott’s regional general manager for the Philippines and Thailand.
The prestigious World Travel Awards, hailed as the ‘Oscars of the travel industry’, honor the best travel and hospitality companies that push the boundaries of product and service excellence. Winners were voted by travellers and travel professionals worldwide.
Nestled amidst the shopping hub of Ayala Center, Ascott Makati is a mere stone’s throw away from the Philippine Stock Exchange and major corporate offices along Ayala Avenue. The property features 362 apartments ranging from studios and one- to three-bedroom residences as well as elegant penthouses. Each apartment offers spacious living and dining areas, designer interiors, luxurious fittings, fully-equipped modern kitchens, home entertainment systems and wireless (WiFi) internet connection.
In addition to Ascott Makati, Ascott also manages Somerset Millennium Makati (151 units), Somerset Olympia Makati (149 units) and the newly opened Citadines Salcedo Makati (215 units).
In November of this year, Ascott is set to offer its award-winning brand of hospitality in Taguig City with the opening of Ascott Bonifacio Global City Manila. The upcoming 30-storey property has 220 units providing travellers a choice of studio and one- to three-bedroom apartments. It will feature a 25-meter lap pool, fitness center, sauna, children’s playroom, restaurant, ballroom, meeting and function rooms and serviced offices.
Ascott continues to increase its portfolio in the country and is scheduled to open Citadines Millennium Ortigas Manila (210 units) in 2015 and Somerset Alabang Manila (150 units) in 2017. –Press Release