NOVOTEL ARANETA CENTER
Araneta Center, Cubao
A 401 room businessman's hotel located in the business and leisure district of Quezon City, Novotel Manila Araneta Center is the first Novotel in the Philippines. Experience contemporary casual dining at Food Exchange Manila which serves Asian and western cuisine, and enjoy a drink at the hip Gourmet Bar by Novotel or at the Lounge Bar near the swimming pool. It has a pillarless grand ballroom, seven function rooms, an executive garden lounge at the rooftop, a Bridal Garden, as well as a spa and fitness center.
Location: Quezon Avenue corner Roosevelt Avenue
Developer: Mallers Investment Inc.
Gross floor area: 110,000 sqm
Leasable area: 50,000 sqm
The Fisher Supermarket sells fresh fish and seafood cheaper than prices at local wet markets and bigger supermarket chains. The mall also boasts of its four-storey Fisher Fashion Store which is complemented by the mall's centerpiece, the Fashion Ramp, patterned after the Fashion Show Mall in Las Vegas. Other features of the mall are the PlayLand, which the owners describe as be the biggest arcade and entertainment place in the metro so far with different play zones for kids of all ages.Read more: New Shopping and Dining Complexes in QC
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