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Lub d Makati Manila Hostel – Best Hostel In Makati Philippines

Lub d Makati is the largest hostel in Manila and the Philippines and the perfect destination for all type of travelers.

The convenience of staying at a hostel in the Makati area of the Poblacion district has so many advantages.

It’s a perfect location where everyone will definitely enjoy their time while travelling to the Philippines, the place to explore the Filipino’s culture in the neighborhood, to find a lot of entertainment & nightlife, great food & beverage choices, shop ‘til you drop, all on the doorstep of Lub d Makati, the coolest hostel in Manila!

Accommodation for creative, fun, and awesome travelers!

Lub d is best known as the place to stay, meet and hang out with fellow travelers & explorers. As our slogan says, “Everyone Leaves as a Friend”! You will find this to be true at our Philippines hostel!

Mixed Dorm & Ladies Dorm

The spacious 36 square meters of dorm space for 8 travelers with separate locker and changing area.

Features:

  • 36 square meters
  • Large comfortable beds

Amenities:

  • Free Wi-Fi internet
  • Electronic key card
  • Universal Sockets + USB Charging ports
  • Individual locker
  • Dressing area
  • Beautiful shared bathroom
  • Clean sheet, duvet & towels
  • Washer / dryer
  • Air-condition

Junior Room (Private)

Our Lub d Junior rooms provide a King size bed (or 2 large single bed) with fresh, plush linen, and amazingly comfortable pillows for those wonderful dreams!

Features:

  • King-size bedroom / 2 single beds with private bathroom

Amenities:

  • Free Wi-Fi internet
  • Electronic key card
  • Universal Sockets + USB Charging ports
  • Clean sheet, duvet & towels
  • Smart TV
  • Safe Box
  • Coffee & Tea Maker
  • Mini-Refrigerator
  • Ensuite Bathroom
  • Air-Condition

Barkada Room (Family or Group)

The newest addition to Lub d’s room types, blending in with Filipino travel culture. Barkada Room is perfect for a group of friends, and family who want to share a private room together. This is the best design for family or 3-4 friends in our Manila hostel.

Features:

  • Spacious 2 floors (high ceiling duplex)
  • 2-4 comfortable beds.

Amenities:

  • High ceiling duplex
  • Wi-Fi internet
    Electronic key card
  • Universal Sockets + USB Charging ports
    Clean sheets, towels & duvets
  • Smart TV
  • Safe Box
  • Coffee & Tea Maker
  • Mini-Refrigerator
  • Ensuite Bathroom
  • Air-Condition

Lub d Makati Philippines Features

Essential Goodness

Capture the amazing skyline on both sides of Lub d rooftop at our sensational rooftop restaurant and bar where you can go on a culinary journey with a delectable menu by Chef Nicco Santos. Not bad for a budget hostel in Makati avenue!

Grab & Go

Our deli bar serves a wide selection of self-service items and other snacks to take away. We also have a great selection of coffees from our barista trained team, or grab a smoothie / milkshake, or simply grab a cold drink beverages from the chiller.

Co-working Space

Our Makati hostel features one of the best co-working spaces in the area, so you can continue to build your empire while you travel.

Tour Desk

The tour desk, located in the Makati hostel, can provide complete guided tour to top rated activities in Manila and nearby cities. Our budget hostel in Makati Avenue is in the ideal place to start your city trips.

Our Facilities

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Lub d Amenities

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Total number of rooms – 163
  • Number of floors – 13
  • Bar/lounge at theRooftop
  • All-day breakfast and snacks
  • Co-working space
  • Restaurant and bar
  • Elevator/lift
  • Unique tour packages
  • Free Wi-fi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Three meeting room
  •  Free luggage storage
  • Grab & go
  • Ladies dorm
  • Free self-parking (Limited Space) – First come first serve basis
  • Number of buildings/towers – 1
  • Wheelchair accessible

Airport Transfers

  • Save money & time! Easy to book your private transfer from airport to the Manila hostel or from hostel to airport

Internet

  • Free! Wi-fi is available in all areas with free of charge.

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Thai

Good to know

  • Check-in Time: from 2 pm
  • Check-out Time: until 12 pm
  • Cleaning Time: 12 pm to 2 pm
  • Minimum check-in age is 18.
  • Payment: Cash or credit card (Visa, Master, UnionPay, and JCB) is welcomed upon arrival.
  • Room Cancellation Policy: 2-day advance notice before the arrival date is required. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
  • Airport Transfers Cancellation Policy:  2-day advance notice before the arrival date is required. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge with the full amount.
  • The safety features of the hostel in the Makati area are among the best in the business with 24hr reception, closed-circuit TV surveillance, and keycard access to rooms and guest lift.
  • Each floor of the Lub d Makati hostel is equipped with smoke detectors, fire alarms, and fire extinguishers to prevent and respond to emergencies.
    Pets are not allowed.
    Fee for breakfast: PHP 250.00 per person (approximately)
    There is no capacity for extra beds in the room.

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It is easy to see why thousands of happy customers have chosen our Philippines hostel.

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Consisting of the most recent Hostelworld.com customer reviews.

Updated March 2018

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Location

Located in the heart of the Makati, Manila district
Walking distance to the nightlife, top restaurants & shopping malls

7820 Makati Avenue, Barangay Poblacion, Makati City 1210

Tel: +63 2 541 6358

From Manila Ninoy Aquino International Airport

Lub D Airport Transfer

Book your private transfer with us at PHP 900 for a sedan and PHP 1600 for a 10 seater van each way. Travel time takes about 40 minutes to an hour depending on traffic.  You may cåontact us at +63 (2) 541 6358 or via email at [email protected]

Premium Airport Bus Service

The UBE airport bus service offers transportation to and from NAIA 1, 2 and 3, with a rate of PHP 200 per passenger.  Operating hours are from 8AM to 11PM with a 2- hour interval.  Choose the Makati Route and alight at Park Square, Ayala Center. From there, you may take a regular taxi or Grab / Uber car going to our Manila hostel, Lub d Makati. Estimated taxi fare at Php 100.

 Look out for their booth with a purple signage. UBE bus service booths are presently located at:

  •      Terminal 1  – Arrival Extension Area
  •      Terminal 2  – Arrival curbside Bay 17
  •      Terminal 3  – Secondary arrival curbside  Bay 11

Metered Yellow Airport Taxi

Yellow airport taxis are available in all 4 airport terminals after you exit the arrival hall. Approximate fare for off-peak hours is PHP 350 and PHP 600 for peak hours to our budget hostel in Makati Avenue.

Metered Regular White Taxi

Exit the arrival hall and look for the metered white taxi counter. Approximate fare for off peak hours is PHP 250 and PHP 500 for peak hours.  There may be long queue for this type of taxi.

Ride-hailing App

GrabCar has set up a kiosk in all 4 terminals so you don’t need to download app to get a private car through their service.  Approximate fare for off peak hours is PHP 250 and PHP 500 for peak hours.

GrabCar kiosks are presently located at

  • Terminal 1   – Main arrival area curbside
  • Terminal 2   – Arrival curbside between Bays 7 and 8
  • Terminal 3   – Secondary arrival curbside between Bays 5 and 6
  • Terminal 4   – Main arrival curbside

From other parts of Metro Manila

Metered Taxi / Grab and Uber

Taxi’s flag down rate is PHP 40 including the first 500 meters and then PHP 4 for every succeeding 300 meters.

Estimated taxi fare:

  • From Ayala Makati                                 –           PHP    80    to  PHP 150        
  • From Bonifacio Global City Taguig      –           PHP    100  to  PHP 200     
  • From Ortigas Center                              –           PHP    150  to  PHP 250

Tips

    • Ask drivers to use their meter before you get in the taxi.
    • it is well worth the PHP  20 to take the Skyway and cut down on your travel time and taxi fare. Let the driver know you want to take the Skyway and they will ask you for the toll fee.