Integrated resort properties earn Forbes ratings


A decade of luxury and excellence

Solaire Resort Entertainment City celebrates over a decade of redefining luxury and excellence, earning the Forbes Travel Guide 5-Star Excellence Award for the eighth consecutive year.

Nestled in the vibrant Entertainment City, the premier Filipino integrated resort has become a beacon of opulence and sophistication. The resort’s lavish design and architecture stand as a testament to its unwavering dedication to creating a unique and unforgettable experience for every guest.

YAKUMI at Solaire Resort.

“Receiving the 5-Star Excellence Award with Forbes Travel Guide is a result of our team’s perseverance and dedication to ensure that our guests are provided with excellent service and exceptional experiences. We will continue to work hard to achieve our vision to make Solaire, the only Filipino luxury integrated resort, the most preferred globally,” Thomas Arasi, president and chief operating officer of Bloomberry Resorts Corporation, said.

The Sky Tower, one of Solaire’s luxurious towers, has 312 rooms and suites that offer exclusive accommodations with the highest level of elegance, sophistication and comfort. A generous space with a floor area between 65 to 395 square meters together with sweeping views of the world-renowned Manila Bay, Sky Tower’s facilities, like a jacuzzi, cabanas, a fitness center, spa and salon, reflect the tower’s well-deserved award that makes Solaire Resort Entertainment City world-renowned as a luxury travel destination and magnificent paradise.

Experience gastronomic offerings at every Solaire restaurant, where international cuisines are blended with a distinctly Solaire signature. With a selection of 19 dining options that include three signature restaurants and bars run by culinary masters, Solaire lets you indulge in a fusion of exquisite flavors.

The newly built pillarless Grand Ballroom epitomizes Solaire’s dedication to offering elegance and grandeur. With its expansive and versatile space and stunning architectural design, it sets the stage for memorable events, being the largest ballroom in Metro Manila.

Discover a whole new level of sophistication at The Shoppes at Solaire where a row of luxury brand retail stores gives you a different kind of shopping experience.

“We are grateful for all our guests who have been supporting us as we continue our decade of excellence into our 11th year. This award is a recognition of our teams’ determination and effort to remain steadfast in providing outstanding service for our guests,” David Batchelor, senior vice president for Resort Operations, said.

Illustrious global winner

City of Dreams Manila’s Nüwa Manila and Nüwa Spa earned their seventh and fifth Five Star Ratings, respectively, at the 2024 Forbes Travel Guide Star Awards.

City of Dreams Manila’s Nüwa Manila and Nüwa Spa earned their seventh and fifth Five Star Ratings, respectively, at the 2024 Forbes Travel Guide Star Awards.

Nüwa Manila and Nüwa Spa’s 2024 Five Star Ratings contribute to the 16 Five Star Awards bestowed on Melco Resorts & Entertainment (Melco), the developer, owner and operator of integrated resort facilities in Asia and Europe, which include City of Dreams Manila.

“The recognition underlines Melco’s ongoing commitment to providing guests with the most memorable world-class hospitality experiences across our global portfolio of integrated resorts. We will continue to further develop and enhance Melco’s curated blend of design, entertainment and quality as we look forward to welcoming more guests from local, regional and overseas markets this coming year,” Lawrence Ho, chairman and chief executive officer of Melco, said.

City of Dreams Manila’s two other luxury international hotel brands Nobu Hotel Manila and Hyatt Regency Manila maintained their Four Star Rating for seven consecutive years since 2018.

“This year’s Star Awards reflects the forecasted surge in demand for more thrilling travel experiences. They are delivering at the very top of their game and reimagining the future of luxury across design, dining and well-being. Our 2024 winners include more special places to visit across the Middle East and Africa, with a record number of list additions for the region. We commend all the 2024 winners for continuing to deliver a fresh new guest experience,” Amanda Frasier, president of Ratings for Forbes Travel Guide, said.