January 10, 2022

Shangri-La The Fort, Manila » Executive Suite

Executive Suite at Shangri-La The Fort, ManilaLuxuriously spacious at 93 square meters

Executive Suite at Shangri-La The Fort, Manila

The Executive Suite is the lead-in suite category of Shangri-La The Fort, Manila. Measuring 93 square meters, the Executive Suite features a living area, a dining area, a separate bedroom, an ensuite bathroom, and a half bath. A stay in an Executive Suite comes with Horizon Club Lounge access and benefits.



Floor Plan
Floor Plan | Executive Suite, Shangri-La The Fort, Manila

The Executive Suite is located on the southwestern corner of the hotel tower. It has an L-shape floor plan with the living room on the left side while the bedroom on the right side. During this visit, I stayed in Room 3317 on the 33rd floor.



Living Room
Executive Suite at Shangri-La The Fort, Manila
Living Room | Executive Suite, Shangri-La The Fort, Manila

The Executive Suite is styled in timeless Shangri-La elegance, decorated in maple, dark wood, ash grey, and embellished with silver, gold, and crystal. Oriental patterns and local materials are also integrated into the interior design.

Executive Suite at Shangri-La The Fort, Manila
Dining Area | Executive Suite, Shangri-La The Fort, Manila

Entering the suite, you will be welcomed by a round dining table crowned by a fabulous crystal chandelier. The dining table can seat up to four persons, perfect for a small family with two children. I adore the pattern of the upholstered chairs.

Executive Suite at Shangri-La The Fort, Manila
Workstation | Executive Suite, Shangri-La The Fort, Manila

Opposite the dining table is a workstation that features an executive writing desk with desk-level universal power outlets. The complimentary Wi-Fi internet was fast enough to support video calls via MS Teams or Zoom.

Executive Suite at Shangri-La The Fort, Manila
Living Area | Executive Suite, Shangri-La The Fort, Manila

The living area is furnished with a five-seater sectional sofa plus one armchair. The welcome amenity was neatly set up on the center table and was consistent with the preferences I noted in my profile.

Executive Suite at Shangri-La The Fort, Manila
Welcome Amenity | Executive Suite, Shangri-La The Fort, Manila

As a Golden Circle Jade member, I am entitled to a platter of fresh fruits plus two additional welcome amenities. For this stay, I requested Coke Light and cup noodles, which the hotel accurately delivered.

Executive Suite at Shangri-La The Fort, Manila
Living Area | Executive Suite, Shangri-La The Fort, Manila

There is a 48-inch flatscreen television with local and international cable channels. During my stay, I connected my Google Chromecast to the TV via HDMI which allowed me to watch videos on Youtube and Netflix. The wi-fi was able to support video streaming in HD quality.

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Nespresso Machine | Executive Suite, Shangri-La The Fort, Manila

You can also find a Nespresso machine in the living room. Complimentary bottled water and six Nespresso coffee capsules are provided and replenished daily. If you are a heavy drinker of coffee, you can always request additional coffee capsules at any time during your stay.

Artisans Micro-Ground Coffee | Executive Suite, Shangri-La The Fort, Manila

Artisans micro-ground coffee is also provided. I find these far superior to Nescafe instant coffee. I usually bring home these micro-ground coffee sachets and save them for staycations where a Nespresso is not provided.

Zesta Tea Bags | Executive Suite, Shangri-La The Fort, Manila

In addition to Nespresso and Artisans, guests are also provided with Zesta tea bags. They are available in four flavors and my favorite ones are the Green Tea with Jasmine and the Black Tea with Osmanthus Flowers.

Executive Suite at Shangri-La The Fort, Manila

The living room is the perfect venue for families to spend quality time together. Some of the fun activities that families can enjoy during their stay include playing Nintendo Switch games, puzzle games, origami, watching movies, or storytelling.



Bedroom
Bedroom Executive Suite at Shangri-La The Fort, Manila

The bedroom is about the same size as a Deluxe Room (45-47 square meters). Being located in the corner of the building, the bedroom has two floor-to-ceiling windows that allow plenty of natural into the room.

Bedroom Executive Suite at Shangri-La The Fort, Manila

The bedroom is equipped with its own 48-inch flatscreen television. The bedroom is also well air-conditioned and I was able keep the in-room temperature within my preferred range of 18°C-22°C.

Bedroom Executive Suite at Shangri-La The Fort, Manila

The bedroom features an oversized king bed. This is one of the main reasons why I prefer staying at Shangri-La The Fort, Manila. The mattress has excellent back support and a plush topper that enhances the sleep experience.

Bedroom Executive Suite at Shangri-La The Fort, Manila

The bedroom also has a seating area furnished with a two-seater sofa, an ottoman, and a coffee table. The is the perfect relaxation spot in the bedroom where you can enjoy a warm drink while admiring the view from the window.

View from Executive Suite at Shangri-La The Fort, Manila

Here is the view from the west-facing window of the bedroom. Seen here are some of the commercial and residential buildings of the Bonifacio Global City CBD. The Makati CBD is also visible in the background. On a clear day, the Manila Bay sunset can also be witnessed from here.

Bedroom Executive Suite at Shangri-La The Fort, Manila
Bedroom Workstation | Executive Suite, Shangri-La The Fort, Manila

Business travelers staying in a Executive Suite will love the convenience of having a workstation inside the bedroom. With two workstations available, this is also great news for couples on a business stay.

Bedroom Executive Suite at Shangri-La The Fort, Manila
Bedroom Workstation | Executive Suite, Shangri-La The Fort, Manila

I was on Work From Hotel arrangement during this visit and I spent most of my work hours in the bedroom. Having mini-breaks to relax my back recharges me to continue working for the rest of my shift.

Executive Suite at Shangri-La The Fort, Manila
Walk-in Closet | Executive Suite, Shangri-La The Fort, Manila

For guests staying for a week or longer, there should be enough space for you to hang your clothes in the closet. Additional storage space in the drawers is available for folded clothes. Iron and ironing board are stored inside a sliding compartment.

Bedroom Executive Suite at Shangri-La The Fort, Manila
Bedroom | Executive Suite, Shangri-La The Fort, Manila

The bedrooms is generously spacious with enough floorspace to accommodate one extra bed which is available at ₱1,800 per night. Shangri-La The Fort, Manila can also provide a baby cot upon request. This is complimentary and is subject to availability. Advance request is recommended.



Ensuite Bathroom & Powder Room
Executive Suite at Shangri-La The Fort, Manila
Powder Room | Executive Suite, Shangri-La The Fort, Manila

Located right next to the entrance door of the bedroom is the powder room. It is fitted with a single wash basin and a toilte with bidet seat cover. Toilet paper, hand soap, and hand lotion are provided in here.

Ensuite Bathroom Executive Suite at Shangri-La The Fort, Manila
Ensuite Bathroom | Executive Suite, Shangri-La The Fort, Manila

The ensuite bathroom is lined with white marble and features a walk-in shower (with handheld and rainfall showerheads) and a deep-soaking bathtub. The toilet is also fitted with a bidet seat cover.

Ensuite Bathroom Executive Suite at Shangri-La The Fort, Manila
Ensuite Bathroom | Executive Suite, Shangri-La The Fort, Manila

There is only a single vanity here. In the unlikely event that two persons need to use the wash basin at the same time, this shouldn't be a problem since the powder room is just a few steps away.

Body & Bath Amenities at Shangri-La The Fort, Manila
Body & Bath Amenities | Executive Suite, Shangri-La The Fort, Manila

Guests staying in an Executive Suite are provided with Jasmine & Bergamote body and bath amenities by L'Occitane en Provence. The set includes shampoo, conditioner, shower gel, and body lotion in 50ml platic bottles.

Bathroom Amenities at Shangri-La The Fort, Manila
Bathroom Amenities | Executive Suite, Shangri-La The Fort, Manila

Other bathroom amenities are tootbrush, toothpaste, comb, razor, shaving cream, shower cap, bath salt, hair band, cotton buds, and cotton pads.



In-Room Breakfast


In-room breakfast is available daily from 6:00am to 10:30am. The menu includes a selection of Asian and Western breakfast set options. healthy meals choices are also available for the health-conscious. Read more ►



Shangri-La The Fort, Manila
30th Street corner 5th Avenue, Bonifacio Global City, Fort Bonifacio
Taguig City, Metro Manila, Philippines
Contact: +63 (02) 8820-0888
E-mail: manilafort@shangri-la.com
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