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Red Planet’s newest hotel in Manila starts accepting bookings

Red Planet Hotels has announced that Red Planet Manila Bay began accepting reservations on 15 November 2017 for stays from 15 December 2017 onwards.

Red Planet Manila Bay is a 150-room property located across the U.S Embassy in Ermita, a short distance from Ninoy Aquino International Airport. The hotel is well situated for Old Manila and Intramuros and Manila Bay’s famous sunset.

The hotel features the latest Red Planet Hotels standards – bright, modern, and innovative lobbies, with a bank of Apple computers for free guest use, the “Info Wall” containing everything guests need to know about what is happening around the hotels, and the “Photo-me” screen, which enables guests to take selfies to be instantly shared on Social Media platforms.

With the opening of Red Planet Manila Bay in mid-December, the group will operate a total of 11 hotels in the Philippines. Red Planet will add 2 additional hotels opening in Manila by February.

“Travel and tourism to and within the Philippines are showing phenomenal growth. The opening of our 11th hotel further consolidates Red Planet’s position as the value hotel leader in the country” remarked Tim Hansing, Red Planet chief executive officer.

Red Planet currently owns and operates 26 hotels in 4 countries. The tech-savvy hotel chain’s app aims to transforms hotel guests’ experience with its unique “In-Stay Mode”.

This enables guests to directly chat with the hotel’s front desk, search for local attractions, and order Uber or Grab services. Further, guests using the mobile app enjoy discounts at more than 200 restaurants located near Red Planet Hotels.