• My Dian Suites, a Short Term Condo Rental in Makati
    A review by John Marx Velasco of A nice alternative to a hotel as an accommodation for travellers is the short term condo rentals. Vacation rentals as most often used term for this type of accommodation is where one rent out an apartment, house, villas or condominium on a temporary basis. This kind of […]

What does MyCitySuites really mean? Others say we are a chain of hotels. Some say we are operators of service apartments. And then there are a few who say that we are neither. Simply put, MyCitySuites is a pool of fully furnished condominium units for short to medium term use. Since we opened our doors to our first city suite in 2011, we have served business travellers, executives, Balikbayans, tourists and local weekenders. As to what they think of their stay with us: many are pleased, some are surprised and a few felt that we should be more like a hotel or a service apartment. The fact is we cannot please everyone, but we strive to give our guests a pleasant stay in any of our city suites. We are happy to inform you that we continue to experience a growth in our patronage. That is primarily because of our own style of MyCitySuites Hospitality.

First, our guests, when they arrive at the airport (whether from international or domestic flights) are spared from having to wait in line for a taxi or from paying expensive pick-up or dropped-off car services. All our guests are picked-up from the airport for free.

Secondly, our guests need not worry about housekeeping as we take care of providing daily housekeeping needs, which include making-up beds, linen changes, room, kitchen and bathroom cleaning and even dish washing.

Third, our guests are provided with daily breakfast prepared by our fine dine Japanese and Filipino concessionaires.

Fourth, our guests are afforded simple conveniences such as on-line or credit card payment, mini-bar, free wifi and freedom to use the condominiums’ various amenities.

Read MoreFebruary 22, 2012 5:45 am - Posted by admin

A review by Loi, editor in chief of

I enjoy being homeless.

Correction: I enjoy being able to live, work and travel where I want. But this freedom does come with a price. There are certain small inconveniences that I have to deal with every now and then. One of them is the challenge of where to stay in Manila in the few days or weeks that I have to be there when I’m in between places.

Read MoreJanuary 6, 2014 1:45 am - Posted by admin