MANILA, February 15, 2006 (MALAYA) HOLIDAY INN Galleria Suites offers the perfect tryst with its Suite Passion that pampers with an overnight stay for two in a one-bedroom suite bathed with mist of scented candles and rose petal, an intimate room service, complimentary bottle of win and a hearty buffet breakfast at Raphael Cafť. Couples will also enjoy 15 percent discount on Suriya Spa services and a chance to win exciting raffle prizes. All these for P5,500++. For inquiries, call 633 7111

EDSA SHANGRI-LA Hotel lets you take your loved one on a "Skyís the Limit" date inclusive of romantic dusk tour of the whole city in a helicopter and exclusive meals for two at any of the hotelís prime restaurants. A Romance package features an overnight accommodation for two in a room of choice, inclusive of buffet breakfast for two at Heat restaurant. Nyoy Volante and Nina perform in their first Valentine concert together tonight at 9 at the Lobby Lounge. For inquiries, call 633 8888.

DIAMOND HOTEL Philippines offers local residents special accommodation packages the entire month of February.

Each package comes with sparkling wine and truffles plus a sumptuous breakfast for two at the hotelís popular Palm Court Cafť. Overnight accommodation in the hotelís superior rooms-usually, is priced at P5,100+++, or 8,500+++ for two consecutive nights. Executive suites are quoted at P8,100++ for overnight stay, or P15,000+++ for two consecutive nights. These packages include welcome fruit basket, and access to the swimming pool, outdoor Jacuzzi, and the health spa. For inquiries and reservations, call 528 3000.

CENTURY PARK Hotel welcomes lovers at Harryís Bar at the Top of the Century. For only P575+++ per person, enjoy a choice of two drinks from the Valentine drink list plus ladies will get a long-stemmed rose and chocolates. Acoustic guitarist-vocalist Koko Marbella sings a cool range of songs tonight at 7:30 while chanteuse Joann Frances and pianist Ed Juatan completes the evening of entertainment at 9:45. An overnight stay for P2,300 nett includes a three-course candle-lit dinner with champagne, chocolates and long-stemmed rose for the ladies. For inquiries, call 528 8888.

MANILA PAVILION brims with Valentine privileges like a complimentary bottle of French wine when dining at the hotelís restaurants, and welcome drinks and fruit platter for each couple checking in. Guests under the Sweet Rendezvous package, available until Saturday and priced at P5,500 net, are entitled to 50 percent discount at the Boulvar lounge from 5-9 pm. Just add P2,200 and upgrade to an Ambassadorís suite. For inquiries, call 526 1212.

HERITAGE Hotel treats Valentine guests to a "Suite Cuddles" room package for two at P6,800 nett, inclusive of an overnight stay with upgrade to deluxe room, buffet dinner and buffet breakfast at Restaurant Riviera, valid until today. For inquiries, call 854 8888.

BORACAY Regency Beach Resort and Convention Centerís Grand Staircase, conceived by JV Landmark Inc., an Iloilo-based architectural firm has become a Boracay landmark and is an increasingly popular spot to take souvenir pictures to bring back home. Shopping at DíMall, drinking fruit shakes and piŮa coladas, partying at the hottest bars and lastly, picture-taking at Regencyís Grand Staircase are the definitive must-doís when visiting the island paradise. With its elegant rooms, cozy dining outlets and bars, fun-filled entertainment, sumptuous food and friendly staff, The Regency lets guests experience divine luxury the whole year round. For inquiries, call 523 8707 to 08.

Chief News Editor: Sol Jose Vanzi

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