Holy Week in the Metro: ‘Eggstraordinary Escape in the City’ at Alpha Suites

Makati, Philippines — The Holy Week break is right here, and while it’s a great time to have a spiritual retreat or evaluate your relationship with the higher power, it’s also the best time to relax your mind and reconnect with your soul.

If you’re dreading the heavy traffic, congested airports, and crowded tourist attractions, it might be a better idea to opt for a nice staycation in the city!

The Alpha Suites, an all-suite hotel with a host of amenities, could be a perfect getaway choice for you. Located in the heart of Makati, you can practice the traditional Holy Week practices with nearby scenic churches, and enjoy hassle-free Easter offerings within the Alpha Suites vicinity.

Visita Iglesia in Makati

There are a number of beautiful churches in Makati that you might not have visited yet, which are perfect for your easy-going Visita Iglesia this year.

The Santuario de San Antonio located along McKinley Road, Greenbelt Chapel could be your first stop, then St. Andrew the Apostle on Kalayaan Avenue, then the Chapel of Our Lady of Guadalupe at the corner of Makati Avenue and H.V Dela Costa Street.

The National Shrine of the Sacred Heart on Sacred Heart Street are also a nice stop for a prayer retreat, as well as St. John Bosco Parish Church at the corner of A. Arnaiz Avenue and Amorsolo Street, and Sts. Peter and Paul Parish Church in Poblacion.

Easter Offerings

Hop over to a joyous Easter with Alpha Suites’ “Eggstraordinary Escape in the City” available til March 31, Sunday.

Enjoy activities and treats like chocolateegg, Easter-themed crafts, and furry friend Alfie, The Alpha Suites Bear .

Kick off your Easter Sunday with a free child-friendly movie marathon from Saturday, March 30 to Sunday, March 31 at the auditorium of The City Club. The club hosts all The Alpha Suites’ amenities and is just an elevator ride away.

You don’t need to leave the hotel to attend Easter Mass–an Easter Eucharistic Mass will be held at Balete and Kawayan Function Room in the morning. Then celebrate the day at The City Club’s Easter Children’s Party with eggciting activities, such as an Easter egg hunt, magic and puppet show by acclaimed magician Wizzo, face painting, and a delicious buffet created by the Executive Chef of The City Club, Gavin Russell and his team.Beat the heat in the city and enjoy a refreshing dip in their expansive lagoon-style pool, and enjoy playing with your kids in the indoor and outdoor playgrounds.

Swimming lessons for all ages are also offered by the acclaimed Bert Lozada Swim School. You can also choose to lounge by the pool or relax indoors while enjoying your refreshing treat of choice–Halo-halo, Fruit Shake, Milkshake, or Mango Sago.

Summer is also a great time to stay active and bond with loved ones through sports. The City Club houses a wide array of sports & recreational facilities, such as indoor basketball, tennis, badminton, and squash courts, billiards tables, a 500-sqm gym, and even a high-definition virtual golf simulator.

Enjoy one-hour access to these climate-controlled facilities without leaving
the building. You can also host game nights in the comfort of your suite with the hotel’s selection of classic board games, such as Monopoly, Snakes & Ladders, chess, and more.

The Alpha Suites’ Eggstraordinary Escape in the City package starts at Php 9,500 nett, while the Fun-filled Summer in the City package starts at Php 9,200 nett. Book directly at www.thealphasuites.com or email their Reservations Team at reservations@thealphasuites.com.