Valentine's Day is a time for chocolates, flowers, and smooches behind closed doors.
As the season of love is once again upon us, wouldn't it be nice to cap off the night with special one-on-one time with your loved one?
Luckily, there are a lot of affordable motels and apartelles in Metro Manila so you won't have to shell out too much money to get your beloved all to yourself. If you’re in need of a private space to talk, kiss, and do a whole lot more, check out our recommendations below:
It seems wrong to make this list and not include what is perhaps the Philippines’ most prominent hotel for activities that are best done behind closed doors.
Hotel Sogo recently added another branch to its ever-expanding reach in Metro Manila as they launched their Hotel Sogo-Timog 2 arm back in July last year.
Located in the entertainment and dining center of Quezon City, it’s described as one of the most towering branches of the hotel chain, so you may want to book a room on the uppermost floors to drink in some stunning views while you and your partner get cozy in privacy.
The booking rates range from P1,430 to P2,865, depending on the room type and whether it’s a weekday or a weekend.
Park Villa Apartelle
A budget-friendly hostel nestled in the heart of Manila, Park Villa Apartelle is your go-to place if you want to have a quick romantic rendezvous with your beloved, but not too quick, if you know what we mean.
The rooms are all equipped with everything you need to get comfortable, such as air-conditioning, a seating area, a flat-screen TV with cable channels, and a private bathroom with slippers and a bidet.
Park Villa Apartelle is located along Quezon Avenue Corner in Quezon City and prices for bookings start at P1,225.
My Inn Cubao
My Inn Cubao is another hotel that won’t have you breaking your bank with its affordable prices but can still leave you satisfied with its highly recommended rooms.
The hotel is where cozy accommodations meet exceptional hospitality as it offers rooms that are touted to be the cleanest in the Metro and have a variety of thematic designs to set the right romantic vibe, from New York City to Mt. Fuji in Japan.
My Inn Cubao is located along Imperial Street in Cubao, Quezon City. You can book a room starting at P1,384 per night.
If you and your partner are planning to dive right into an out-of-town trip after Valentine’s Day, then Victoria Mansions is the place to go.
Located in Malate, Manila near the Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 1, the hotel is the perfect place to stay for those who wish to travel comfortably on a budget, and since most of the guests are travelers waiting for their flight, you can rest assured that you can get it on without any prying ears nearby.
You can book the Basic Studio for P989, or if you want the Premium Deluxe room, it costs P1,405.
Can’t afford an out-of-town trip? No worries as Eurotel will make you feel as if you’re spending a steamy night in a room with a fancy European flare.
Eurotel prides itself on its many rooms catering to couples who desire a smart and stylish aesthetic. Along with large paintings of scenic places in Europe, the rooms also boast a spacious bed that will let you have more than enough space to do things that’ll make you go, “Ooh la la!”
The hotel chain has branches in Makati and North Edsa, where you can book a room starting at P1,875 per night.
Valentine’s Day is all about fulfilling your partner’s every desire, and Victoria Court is the perfect place to make their wildest dreams a reality.
The hotel chain takes pride in being a safe space for making love with its thematic rooms, where once you step inside, you’ll be transported into a world of surprises brought to you by the unique design of the room. These rooms also come with either a bathtub, a sauna, or a jacuzzi, plus a video karaoke machine.
If you’re feeling extra naughty, you may be interested in booking the suite inspired by the erotic drama Fifty Shades of Grey. Dubbed the “Red Room”, the room is bathed in a sensual red shade and is complete with its own BDSM furniture. But before you secure the room, make sure to secure your partner’s consent, of course.
It is located at Victoria Court’s Pasig City branch and is priced at P5,795 for 12 hours.
If a jacuzzi is in a room, why wouldn’t you use it to get hot and heavy with your sweetheart?
Not many hotels offer this hot tub that may or may not be used for hygienic purposes in their suites, but Hotel DreamWorld is here to save many of your steamiest fantasies from evaporating into thin air as its Las Piñas branch offers a Penthouse suite equipped with a big whirlpool jacuzzi pool.
A combination of passionate lovemaking, warm water, and bubbles will make your Valentine’s a memory that won’t go down the drain anytime soon.
The Penthouse costs P2,600 per night, but if you and your partner would rather make out dry, Hotel DreamWorld has plenty of other beautifully designed rooms that will sure to make your night just as unforgettable.
You’ll be feeling red all over once you spend the most romantic evening of the year in this Cubao hotel with a modern and intimate vibe.
Red Hotel in Cubao, Quezon City offers uncompromising luxury and comfort to its guests with rooms that are spacious, spotless, and give off a dreamy charm that’s perfect for some alone time with your sweetheart.
And if you want a little break, you can take a dip at the hotel’s infinity pool or work out a sweat at their fitness center.
You can book a room starting at P3,615 per night.
If you aren’t afraid to spend a little more moolah for Valentine’s, the Luxent Hotel in Timog Avenue, Quezon City has some romantic settings that will surely make your special someone moan in delight.
The four-star hotel boasts a luxurious Garden Cafe where you can savor the taste of good food, good company, and good live acoustic music for P1,800 per person. For those seeking a more intimate atmosphere, you can enjoy a romantic five-course sit-down dinner at the Lush Bar and Lounge for 2,800 per person.
You can also opt for a breathtaking view of the Metro at Vertigo Roof Deck Bar, where you can also enjoy a five-course dinner that’s complemented by a live sax and violin serenade, for P2,800 per person.
You can book a room at the Luxent Hotel starting at P3,157.