The Marco Polo - DAVAO

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The Marco Polo, Davao, is a true world-class hotel that stands for elegance and warm Filipino hospitality. With 18 floors, The Marco Polo, Davao, is the tallest hotel in Mindanao and the city's new landmark.


The Marco Polo, Davao, offers 245 exquisitely designed rooms and suites, all with beautiful vistas, overlooking Mount Apo and the Gulf of Davao, symbolizing Marco Polo's commitment to comfort and elegance. The hotel offers special floors for non-smokers and rooms with facilities for the disabled.

Guest Rooms
The average room size is 32 square meters and all rooms are designed to the requirements of today's corporate travelers.

Presidential Suite
The hotel's Presidential Suite, located on the 17th and 18th floors, signifies ultimate luxury and elegance.

The extraordinary suite, with a total floor area of 224 square meters, has two floors with spectacular views overlooking the city and the Gulf of Davao. It is the perfect place for heads of state, captains of industry or other dignitaries demanding utmost privacy and comfort.

The Continental Club
Situated on the top two floors of the hotel, The Continental Club provides the most luxurious accommodations in the city. Designed with a uniquely European look and feel, it offers an oasis of classically stylish accommodations, combined with a host of private facilities and services.

Features and services include private reception area, separate check-in / check-out area with specially trained staff, lavishly outfitted private lounge serving complimentary breakfast, afternoon tea and cocktails, personalized registration and check-out, personalized fax machine in every room, butler service, welcome fruit basket, shoeshine service, complimentary pressing service for the first suit or dress and express check-in and check-out.

In addition, you may use The Continental Club boardroom, with full meeting facilities, free of charge on a first come, first served basis. There is also a library which features a wide range of newspapers, magazines and reference books.

Intended for business executives, The Continental Club also features a mini Business Center to handle guests' communication and secretarial needs.


Lotus Court
The finest Cantonese cuisine, highlighted by a bountiful array of fresh quality seafood, is served in the casually elegant setting of the Lotus Court. Located on the 3rd floor of the hotel, the restaurant has a total seating capacity of 228 persons. There are four private rooms that are ideal for meetings, private parties or social gatherings. Reservations recommended.

Daily - 11:30 am to 2:30 pm.
Daily - 6:00 pm to 10:30 pm.

Cafe Marco
Cafe Marco offers sumptuous breakfast, lunch and dinner buffets in addition to an extensive à la carte menu. A unique feature of the restaurant is its attractive show kitchen where one can watch the chefs in action.

The menu, which highlights Filipino, Asian, Mediterranean and international cuisine, is sure to please even the most discriminating palates. An additional feature of the restaurant is its outdoor balcony, which lends itself perfectly for barbecue or theme parties. Located on the 2nd floor, the Cafe Marco has a seating capacity of 138 persons. Reservations recommended.

Daily - 6:00 am to 2:00 am.

The Lobby Lounge.
The Lobby Lounge is the perfect venue for power meetings or to unwind and enjoy a favorite drink while listening to the soothing sound of live piano entertainment. It is the place to see and be seen, with a seating capacity of 48 persons.

Throughout the day, The Lobby Lounge offers a varied and contemporary menu consisting of light snacks, desserts and beverages.

Daily - 7:30 am to 12:30 am.

Eagles' Bar
Eagles' Bar is a great place to get together for a drink, with its friendly and lively atmosphere. Eagles' Bar is located in the main Lobby and has a seating capacity of 55 persons.

Daily - 5:00 pm to 2:00 am.

Enjoy refreshing drinks and delicious snacks while admiring the breathtaking view of Mount Apo and the azure blue waters of the Gulf of Davao. Located on the 4th floor.

Daily - 7:00 am to 9:00 pm.
Food Service
Daily - 11:00 am to 6:00 pm.

Room Service
For your personal convenience, 24-hour Room Service is available.

Facilities and Amenities

Meetings & Special Events

The Marco Polo Ballroom, seating up to 400 persons, and a host of other function rooms of varying dimensions, provide the perfect venue for seminars, conferences, cocktail receptions and banquets. All rooms are equipped with the latest in audio-visual facilities.

Function Rooms
Marco Polo Ballroom can accommodate up to 300 guests schoolroom style, 600 theater style, 750 cocktail style and 425 banquet style. The ballroom can be divided into three separate function rooms, which have an average dining capacity of 128 persons each. Located on the 2nd floor.

The Marco Polo Ballroom Pre-Function Area measures 220 square meters and can accommodate up to 250 guests for cocktails.

Sulawesi can accommodate up to 45 guests schoolroom style, 80 theater style, 100 cocktail style and 40 banquet style. Located on the ground floor.

Mindanao can accommodate up to 55 guests schoolroom style, 100 theater style, 125 cocktail style and 50 banquet style. Located on the ground floor.

Borneo can accommodate up to 35 guests schoolroom style, 60 theater style, 80 cocktail style and 30 banquet style. Located on the ground floor.

Audio-Visual Equipment
A comprehensive range of audio-visual equipment is available for hire.

Business Center
Secretarial services, word processing, facsimile, photocopying, Internet access and office equipment are available at a charge.

24 hours

Services Available
Monday to Saturday - 7:00 am to 9:00 pm.
Sunday and public holidays - 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Health & Leisure

The hotel's recreational facilities include a 25-meter outdoor lap pool with stunning views and a two-story Fitness Center featuring a state-of-the-art gymnasium - the perfect place to work up a healthy sweat.

Fitness Center
The two-story Fitness Center features state-of-the-art facilities, providing an inviting setting for people engaged in fitness and recreation. Use of the Fitness Center will be exclusive for members, members' guests and hotel guests, assuring you of the privacy that you deserve.

Facilities include strength-building equipment, cardiovascular machines, aerobics room, male and female saunas, three massage rooms and a fully stocked Juice Bar.

Our outdoor swimming pool features towels, lockers, changing facilities and showering facilities.

Fitness Center
Monday to Saturday - 6:00 am to 9:00 pm.
Sunday and Holiday - 9:00 am to 6:00 pm
Swimming Pool
Daily - 7:00 am to 9:00 pm, subject to weather conditions.


CM Recto Street, Davao City 8000, Philippines

The Marco Polo, Davao, is situated in the heart of the city's bustling business and commercial district, a mere 20 minutes' drive from Davao International Airport.

Transfers to Hotel
Driving Directions from the Airport
(Located in the northern part of the city)
Take the Airport Road going to Lanang
From Lanang, pass through JP Laurel Avenue going to CM Recto Street
The Marco Polo, Davao, is located on the corner of Claro M Recto Street and Manuel Roxas Avenue in Davao City
A complimentary airport shuttle service is available.

Concierge Information
Philippine Marketing Association's 1999 Datu Bagu Award
for Excellence in Customer Service

The award has been given to The Marco Polo, Davao, for showing sensitivity to customer needs through friendly service.

The 1999 Outstanding Institutional Member Trophy (Hotel Category)

The award honors The Marco Polo, Davao, as the safest and most secure hotel in Davao City.

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