When planning a party, the thing that brings about the most stress to a mom, before anything else, is finding the right venue. Is it in an area accessible to your family and friends? Is it just the right size for your expected number of guests? Do you prefer the convenient package hotels provide, or are you just looking for a space that your own suppliers could transform into the venue you envisioned? Here’s a list of the newest venues in and around the metro that may help you solve your woes!
1. GM Events Venue
It’s always so difficult to find a venue in Makati, which is considered the middle ground of Metro Manila. Thankfully, one of the top wedding planners in the country, Getting Married Philippines, has opened their new events venue right at the heart of Makati. For an incredibly affordable rate of P14,000*, you can have your party and even bring in your own caterer!
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Address: LRZ Bldg., No. 1269 Batangas Street corner Guatemala Street, Barangay San Isidro, Makati City Tel: 584-5852 , 504-5739 Mobile: 0905-6670311, 0999-6585937, 0927-2524851, 0929-3224215 Website:http://www.gettingmarriedphils.com E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
2. SHAW 500
Formerly called Kids Klub, the venue has a new name and is under new management. One of the larger venues in the area, Shaw 500 is easily accessible to commuter guests as it sits right along Shaw Boulevard. Planning to have at least 350 guests? Shaw 500 can easily accommodate thrm. Extra points go to this venue for having a secure parking area on the same floor as the function hall.
One of the newest and poshest hotels in Makati, Fairmont Hotel showcases wonderful event ballrooms as well. On top of that, their food is the talk of the town. Try out their restaurants, and you’ll understand why Fairmont is a popular new spot for events and kiddie parties alike. Don’t be intimidated by the size – the ballroom can be divided and the smallest section can accommodate about 200 guests.
Palms Country Club has long been a popular venue in the Alabang area, but it has recently undergone renovation and was closed for a few months. Now available again for events, the newly-refurbished ballroom is much in demand again for kiddie parties.
Whitespace Makati is popular for weddings, but it’s now making a name as a preferred venue for children’s parties as well! With its well-lit and bright interiors, the venue makes a wonderful canvass for decors. Don’t dismiss it just yet if you’re having an intimate gathering -- they have different halls for events with as few as 60 guests.