Top 3 Hotels Near US Embassy Manila, Philippines
Today, we provide information specifically on hotels near US Embassy Manila, Philippines.
Why do you want to stay in one of the hotels near US Embassy Manila?
Getting Married in the Philippines
A visit to the US Embassy in Manila is a necessity for those getting married in the Philippines. The Philippine government requires U.S. Citizens, who wish to marry in the Philippines, obtain a “Certificate of Legal Capacity to Contract Marriage”. Hence, this is required to be obtained from the U.S. Embassy in Manila.
K-1 Fiance(e) and IR-1/CR-1 Spousal Visa Applicant Interviews
During the Embassy Phase, both K-1 Fiance(e) and IR-1/CR-1 Spousal Visa applicants are required to attend an interview at the US embassy. Many times, these appointments start very early in the morning.
Manila is very over crowed. As a result, Manila has some of the worse traffic in the world. In fact, some days it can take up to two hours just to go a couple of miles in the city.
Under those circumstances, staying at a hotel near the US Embassy ensures that you do not miss your appointment because of traffic.
Therefore, reserving one of the hotels near US Embassy Manila is a good idea. More importantly, reserving a hotel within walking distance to the US Embassy is the best thing to do.
Location & Information
The US Embassy in Manila is found at 1201 Roxas Boulevard in the Ermita District of Manila. To illustrate, see the map below for the location of US Embassy in comparison to the surrounding areas of Ermita. In addition, this map is zoomable which aides in finding other hotels and features nearby.
U.S. Embassy Manila Information
The American Citizen Services section is open for routine passport, citizenship, and notarial services by appointment only. In addition, they are open for routine walk-in services from 7:30 AM – 12:00 noon daily.
Phone: (632) 301-2000
Fax: (632) 301-2017
Note: The U.S. Embassy specifically does not allow any cell phones or other electronic devices. Therefore, make sure that you find a hotel that has a safe in the room to keep these valuables while you are at your appointment.
Hotels Near US Embassy
Indeed, there are many hotels near US Embassy Manila. In fact, there are several within walking distance to the embassy. Also, there are many hotels within a 5-10 minute taxi ride to the embassy.
Nevertheless, we narrow the choices to our top 3 recommended hotels. Thus, below are our recommendations for the top 3 hotels near US Embassy Manila.
#1 Bayview Park Hotel
The Bayview Park Hotel Manila overlooks Manila Bay. Above all, it lies directly in front of the U.S. Embassy. For one thing, each room has a safe to store your valuables that the embassy does not allow inside.
Also, nearby are Rizal Park, Robinsons Place Manila mall, and shopping and entertainment districts. In addition, SM Mall of Asia is 6.5 km (4 mi) away. To sum up, the hotel has a swimming pool and high-speed Internet.
The Bayview Park Hotel is our #1 hotel near the U.S. Embassy in Manila because:
- Above all, the hotel is right across the street from the U.S. Embassy.
- Also, it is a nice hotel that is clean, comfortable and has friendly staff.
- In addition, the price is very reasonable.
Accordingly, see our previous blog post Bayview Park Hotel Manila Review.
#2 Hotel H2O
Located in Ermita, Hotel H2O is actually in the same building as Manila Ocean Park. See our review of Manila Ocean Park.
Likewise, Hotel H2O is a water themed spa hotel. In addition, Hotel H2O is within walking distance to the U.S. Embassy, Rizal Park and Intromoros. For one thing, each room has a safe to store your valuables that the embassy does not allow inside.
Also, San Agustin Church and Baywalk are only 1 mi (2 km). To sum up, the hotel has a swimming pool and high-speed Internet.
Accordingly, see our previous blog post Hotel H2O Manila Review.
#3 Pan Pacific
This 21-story hotel specifically lies in the middle of the city’s shopping district, close to galleries, international restaurants, and bars, and is 2 blocks from a large shopping mall. Also, the U.S. Embassy is within a few minutes walk. For one thing, each room has a safe to store your valuables that the embassy does not allow inside.
In addition, the historic Intramuros district is only 2 km (1.5 miles) away. To sum up, the hotel has an outdoor swimming pool and free high-speed Internet.
Accordingly, see our previous blog post Pan Pacific Manila Hotel Review.
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See our previous blog post on HomeAway Asia and AirBnB.