Know your way around Manila

Traders Hotel, Manila, boasts an advantageous location at the very heart of the Philippine capital. Entertainment and business districts are within walking distance or just 10 minutes away, so guests can be sure to stay connected to the city’s dynamic energy.

Guests can move around in taxis, inter-city train or river ferries. Should you like to hire a car for your personal use, Traders Hotel, Manila, will be happy to make arrangements.


Manila has a large, modern fleet of air-conditioned taxis. As metering fees depend on the individual counter, be sure to ask your driver for a general approximation of the fare before you depart.

Public Transport

Manila’s inter-city train is known as the MRT or Metro Rail Transit. It is a quick and convenient way to travel across Manila.

Electronic cards may be bought from booths, with prices varying from PHP 9.50 to PHP 14.

LRT tickets are fixed at PHP 12.

River Ferries
The Harbour ferry terminal is located just across the street from the hotel. A sunset cruise or tour of Manila Bay may be arranged with Sun Cruises at (62 3) 831 8140 or via email at  

Local Climate
Month High Low
Jan 30ºC 24ºC
Feb 30ºC 24ºC
Mar 32ºC 25ºC
Apr 33ºC 25ºC
May 33ºC 27ºC
Jun 32ºC 27ºC
Jul 31ºC 26ºC
Aug 31ºC 26ºC
Sep 31ºC 26ºC
Oct 31ºC 26ºC
Nov 31ºC 25ºC
Dec 30ºC 24ºC