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Address: Ayala Avenue | corner Makati Avenue, Makati, Luzon 1200, Philippines
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: No
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The Ayala Center is a 50-hectare commercial development operated by Ayala...

The Ayala Center is a 50-hectare commercial development operated by Ayala Land located in the Makati Central Business District in Metro Manila, Philippines. It is comprised of the Greenbelt and Glorietta malls, each with its own shopping and restaurant arcades and cinemas; three department stores, a number of hotels; and the Ayala Museum, showcasing exhibits on Philippine history and art. It is bounded by Ayala Avenue on the east, Epifanio de los Santos Avenue (EDSA) on the south, Arnaiz Avenue (Pasay road) on the west, and Legazpi Street and Paseo de Roxas to the north. The Ayala MRT Station of the MRT Line 3 serves the area.

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Shopping and dining for people of all ages

Walk around Ayala Center and you'll find a lot of dining options: local or international, meals or snacks. Malls are connected via walkways and passages, so you'll not run out of... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Walk around Ayala Center and you'll find a lot of dining options: local or international, meals or snacks. Malls are connected via walkways and passages, so you'll not run out of shopping choices. There's also a grassy park in the middle of Greenbelt where you can walk around as well as a chapel. This is a good place to go... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

If you like walking and window shopping this is the place for you almost all high street names are present and much more great place to fell secure out of the heat and enjoy the walk.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

I really felt the good condition of this place. The guards are very secured because they're carefully checking the baggage of all people. Thanks for making me feel secured.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

I am a runner and this is one of the best place I could actually have my quick and long run. Over the last few years of my stay here in Makati, I would gladly say that this place is one of the safest place in the Philippines. Well guarded -- day amd night, near to MBC.

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Orange County, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

From EDSA to Paseo de Roxas, from Ayala Avenue to Pasay (Arnaiz) Road, the 125-acre Ayala Center is like a vibrant city unto itself. Encompassing numerous iconic shopping malls, department stores, restaurants, nightclubs, bars, coffee shops, boutiques, prestigious hotels, parks, a museum, MRT station, and so on, the list is simply too long, and appeals to all ages and demographics.... More 

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Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

A great place to shop with thousands of shops around and a few malls to cater for your shopping need. Just make sure you know where you are as the mall intersect with different buildings and you can end up at a different part of the mall.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

The place is great so far so clean. Very accessible for jeepney and taxi. And most of the security guard are friendly and easy to communicate with them.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

I feel like I'm a local here already and I can live here! I live in the town next to its town but I'm always here. It has everything one needs- whether you are a local or a visiting traveler. Virtually anything that a human being needs no matter what kind of culture or taste, it's here.

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Makati, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

This is the best all around shopping experience in the Philippines. Every store you are looking for, you will find here. The only stop you need to make. You can shop all day and enjoy casual or fine dining at night. Lively night life set in a tropical outdoor setting. Live bands and great outdoor eating and drinking in the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016

One of the reasons I prefer to stay in Makati besides the safety factor is this lovely mall. Containing SM, Landmark, Glorietta, and Greenbelt malls within it provides one with so many dining shopping and entertainment options. The mall contains a museum as well as the MRT rail service which during non peak periods is a great way to beat... More 

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