Swagman Manila

The Best Of Philippine Hotels

Swagman Hotel Manila: 32 years and constantly enhancing service and guests’ experience…

The Swagman Hotel Manila & Swagman Travel Service have been in the Philippines since 1980. We know the Philippines!

Situated in the heart of Manila, the Swagman Hotel offers a superb alternative to pricey hotel rooms in the Philippine Capital. This great value accommodation has a guesthouse ambience which is perfect for the busy business traveller or recreational holiday makers. For 30 years, Swagman Hotel has been known as the Australian Hotel in Manila and is one of the most preferred hotels of guests from Australia but also around the world. For economical rates in a very prime location, this property is a first choice for these loyal clients. It likewise has the Department of Tourism’s accreditation as a first class Economy Hotel.

Guests will find a professional team on hand to ensure that each guest has a thoroughly pleasant stay. The integrated Swagman Travel Service outlets in five locations nationwide provide a complete travel service to Swagman Hotel Manila guests as well as to other tourists & backpackers in the Philippines. Boasting of immediate accessibility to the airport and various businesses, commercial, and leisure establishments, the property makes an ideal base for local sightseeing or travelling across the archipelago.

Welcome to Swagman Hotel Manila! The most popular tourist hotel and travel service.


The Swagman Hotel Manila
is located in Ermita, in the heart of Asia’s most exciting city, only 20 minutes drive from Manila International Airport. The Swagman Hotel Manila is a great place to spend a few nights in Manila while you get to your bearings and work out what you want to see and do in the Philippines. The Swagman Hotel Ermita Manila is near the US Embassy – the US Embassy is directly across Roxas Boulevard and a 2-minute walk from the Swagman Hotel.

Outback Cafe
guests loved for years, is back with improved and more delightful offerings. Outback cafe is not just about the food. It has created a style of restaurant that keeps the clients coming back for more. A loyal following comes for the GRILLED ON THE BARBY AREA with Grilled Aussie Sausages and Rump Steak, both delicately seasoned to please the palate. American and European guests’ nods surprisingly include Filipino Favourites: Blue Marlin Sinigang and Litson Kawali.

The Swagman VIP Bar
is a cozy nook for many in the bustling city of Manila. The Swagman VIP Bar offers possibly the coldest beer in Manila and the friendliest staff North of the Gold Coast. Whether you want to catch the latest TV sports or meet a few of Manila’s business tycoons in a more social environment, make the Swagman VIP Bar your small slice of personal space in the metropolis. Also a great place to hang out while awaiting approval of your US Embassy visa.