Readers of Travel + Leisure voted The Peninsula Manila among the world’s best 100 hotels and among the best 15 Asian city hotels in the September World’s Best Awards 2021 issue.
In Travel + Leisure, The Peninsula Manila ranked No. 25 on a list of The Top 100 Hotels in the World that includes city hotels, jungle glamping, palace resorts, luxe safari lodges, and seaside hideaways that span the globe from the Caribbean to Southeast Asia, from Africa to South America.
The Peninsula Manila also placed No. 5 on the list of Top 15 Asia City Hotels.
The Peninsula Manila is the only Philippine hotel to make it to the much-coveted lists.
The hotel garnered an average score of 98.40% based on a survey where Travel + Leisure readers are asked to rate travel experiences around the globe —sharing their opinions on the top hotels, resorts, cities, islands, cruise ships, spas, airlines, and more. Hotels were rated on their facilities, location, service, food, and overall value.
Properties were classified as city or resort based on their locations and amenities.
“Everyone in the hotel is so delighted that we have received this prestigious accolade, especially when we are celebrating our 45th anniversary this September amid these challenging times for our industry” said Masahisa Oba, general manager of The Peninsula Manila.
“Throughout the 45-year history of The Peninsula Manila, we have weathered many highs and lows. It has been a continued exercise in resilience, agility, and constant concern for the safety and security of our guests and our employees. I am confident our continued commitments, coupled with our strong legacy and exceptional heritage will enable us to emerge stronger.”