Foreign and domestic tourists can stay at any of the 2,343 hotels and resorts in seven key destinations in the Philippines. Altogether, these accommodation facilities provide 65,052 rooms as of June 2010. About 46,048 persons are employed in these facilities, with 78 percent as regular personnel and 22 percent as seasonal employees.
Anchor Land Holdings Inc. is spending over PhP1 billion to rebuild the historic Admiral Hotel along Roxas Boulevard in Manila into a five-star boutique hotel.
Enrison Land, Inc. has renamed Microtel Grand Mactan Resort into Be Resorts, with an eye for expansions to follow within the year. Mr. Garry Garcia, general manager of Be Resorts, said the name change came with the management’s thrust for a new direction towards property management. The resort manager said they expect to launch Be Resorts within the third quarter of this year.