Io’s Bahay ni Io is a short ride or walk away from some of Metro Manila’s best shopping malls. Also situated locally is the government district, and a range of non-government organizations offices. The bus transportation hubs nearby also point north and south in the Philippines and the metro train line is also a short tricycle or taxi ride away.
Other transportation modes readily available in the area are taxis and the ubiquitous jeepneys which of course are unique only to the Philippines.
Within five to ten minutes walking distance are banks, fast food and fine dining restaurants, cafes, spas, shops and grocery stores. Budget meals are readily available in neighboring streets where simple eateries and street stalls serve good Filipino food.
Nearby are the the University of the Philippines with its sprawling, botanic park-like campus, Ateneo de Manila University and Miriam College. Other nearby landmarks include the Quezon Memorial Circle Park and QC Wildlife Parks. “Money exchange” centers are located in most areas and are also available in many supermarkets.
All guests are served a standard continental breakfast. If preferred a hot meal can be served at a slightly increased price.
- All rooms are air-conditioned and have unlimited Internet access.
- Bathroom facilities are common.
- Guests have access to a comfortable living area which includes cosy, window seats in the common area.
- Iron and Ironing board are available on request.
- Wifi is available throughout the building.
Hospitality and care
Guests at Bahay ni Io can expect to receive warm hospitality and care around the clock. Staff are present twenty four hours a day. They can help to make your stay as pleasant and comfortable as possible by assisting you with cab bookings, directions, information and connecting you with local NGO’s or simply helping you to buy things you need. The office staff can also assist you.
Lodgings are for women only. However Bahay ni Io can accommodate mixed groups of men and women if they are included as part of a group which has arranged a previous booking.
Large Standard Room
Php1,200.00 or US $30.00 per day
Small Standard Room
Php900.00 / US $22.00 per day
up to 10 persons
Php500.00 or US $13.00 per person per day
This delightful, two storey lodging space is set in a lovely garden at the rear of Bahay ni Io. Built in the character of a tropical dwelling it has quaint bamboo screens and flooring. It is furnished with its own shower and toilet, bedroom and dining bamboo furniture, AC, TV, refrigerator and stove. Cable TV and Wifi are connected in the upstairs bedroom.
Php1300.00 or US $33.00 per day
Php150.00 or US $4.00 per day
Bahay ni Io is run by a non-profit organization, Io. Thus, your payments are considered as donations that go towards maintenance of the building and also for the various projects of Io.
Flor or Vilma
Tel: +63 2 8928-7685; +63 2 8924-1065
Mobile: +63 917 887 6408