For the Woman Who Deserves Everything: 10 Gift Ideas for Mother's Day

Rouselle Isla

Rouselle Isla

Last updated May 02, 2024

Now that you’re truly adulting and earning your own money, there’s no reason not to spoil your mom every chance you get. This Mother’s Day, opt for a gift she’ll cherish and use for many years or a low-key, sentimental gift that will surely tug at her heartstrings. Whatever will make her feel extra happy and spoiled on her special day, go for it! 

If you’re still undecided about what to give on Mother’s Day, here are some Mother’s Day gift ideas in the Philippines any mom will love. 

10 Mother’s Day Gift Ideas in the Philippines

But first, when is Mother’s Day in the Philippines, and on what day does it fall this year? Mother's Day is celebrated worldwide every second Sunday in May. This 2024, Mother’s Day is on May 12.

Don’t panic—you still have a few days to shop and get the best gifts for moms in the Philippines. Here are some gift ideas:

🎁 Mother’s Day Lunch Buffet at Edward & Wallis

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  • Price: ₱999 per person
  • Ideal for: Foodie moms who love a delicious meal
  • Where: Edward & Wallis at Celeste Hotel, San Lorenzo Village, Makati City
  • Promo period: May 12, 2024, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

When it comes to the most important woman in your life, you need to pull out all the stops to surprise them and show them your appreciation. If words are not enough to express how much you love her, a mouthwatering and delicious buffet meal might do the trick. 

Make your way to Edward & Wallis at Hotel Celeste in Makati for a lunch feast fit for a queen. Your mom will certainly enjoy the delicious continental dishes and fall in love with its cozy atmosphere.  

If you want to make it a whole-day affair, book the Sweet MOMents Room + Buffet package,[1] which includes a complimentary breakfast for two, welcome drinks, a buffet lunch for two, and a special gift for Mom. Now, that sounds like the best gift for Mother’s Day! 

For reservations, email reservation@hotelceleste.ph or call +63288878080 or +639175155001. The booking period for the Room + Buffet promo is until May 11, 2024, and the stay period is until May 12, 2024 only. 


🍽️ Use the Best Credit Cards for Dining this Mother's Day

Getting ready to surprise her with a buffet meal? Make sure to use any of the best credit cards for dining:

Credit Card  Annual Fee Dining Features and Benefits
UnionBank Rewards Credit Card 
UnionBank Rewards Credit Card - Aug 2023
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₱2,500
  • 3x rewards points at restaurants
  • 1 rewards point for every ₱30 spend
Metrobank Titanium Mastercard® 
METROBANK TITANIUM MASTERCARD
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₱2,500
  • 2x rewards points on dining
  • 1 rewards point for every ₱20 spend
Metrobank Platinum Mastercard® 
metrobank PLATINUM MASTERCARD
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₱5,000
  • Up to 50% off on premium dining offers
  • 1 rewards point for every ₱20 spend
Metrobank World Mastercard®
metrobank WORLD MASTERCARD
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₱6,000
  • Up to 50% off on luxury dining deals
  • 1 rewards point for every ₱20 spend
HSBC Red Mastercard 
hsbc red
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₱2,500
  • Up to 4x rewards points on dining 
  • 1 rewards point for every ₱20 spend
HSBC Gold Visa Cashback
hsbc gold visa cashback
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₱2,500
5% cashback on dining transactions
Security Bank Complete Cashback Platinum Mastercard
Security Bank Complete Cashback Platinum Mastercard
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₱3,000
2% cashback on dining  
BPI Amore Platinum Cashback Card
BPI Amore Platinum Cashback Card 
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₱5,000
Up to 4% cashback on dining or online food purchases  

 


🎁 New Samsung Gadget

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  • Price: Varies on the Samsung Galaxy device
  • Ideal for: Techie moms busy with online activities  
  • Where to buy: www.samsung.com/ph

Help your mom level up her social media game by surprising her with a new gadget. Get her a Samsung Galaxy device with improved specs for better selfies, high-quality videos, and hours of entertainment. This is one of the most useful gifts for moms since it allows them to work seamlessly while on the go.  

Spend a minimum of ₱30,000 on any Galaxy device at the Samsung online store. Use the promo code YOUMAKE2500 to get a ₱2,500 discount. This promo runs until May 31, 2024. 


🎁 Free Gift from Moneymax: Marshall Emberton, Dolce Gusto Genio S Plus, Apple AirPods 2, Samsung Galaxy Buds FE, or Giftaway Cash Credits

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Eligible card: Any UnionBank credit card 

Promo period: Until June 30, 2024

Get a Marshall Emberton worth ₱9,990, Dolce Gusto Genio S Plus worth ₱8,699, Apple AirPods 2 worth ₱8,490, Samsung Galaxy Buds FE worth ₱5,490, or Giftaway cash credits worth ₱4,000! Just apply for any UnionBank credit card via Moneymax, get approved within the promo period, and then meet the ₱10,000 spend requirement within 60 days from your card approval date.

This Moneymax UnionBank welcome gift promo runs until June 30, 2024 only.

Per DTI Fair Trade Permit No. FTEB-192101 Series of 2024. Terms and conditions apply.

Per DTI Fair Trade Permit No. FTEB-193077 Series of 2024. Terms and conditions apply.

Per DTI Fair Trade Permit No. FTEB-193104 Series of 2024. Terms and conditions apply.

Note: The promo is exclusive to carded applicants who do not have an existing principal credit card issued by UnionBank and/or Citi.


🎁 Dried Flowers Manila Floral Arrangement

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  • Price: ₱950 to ₱1,559
  • Ideal for: Sentimental moms who love pretty and elegant things  
  • Where to buy: @driedflowersmnl on Instagram

Running out of gift ideas for Mother’s Day? Get her flowers—they’re the quintessential Mother's Day gift! 

While you can always give her a fresh single-stem flower or a humongous bouquet, make the gift more memorable and lasting with a beautiful bouquet of dried flowers. They’re the perfect gift for Mother’s Day because they’re timeless and elegant. 

Dried Flowers Manila on Instagram can arrange a personalized bouquet made of local and imported dried flowers. You can also purchase the reed diffuser or vase display sets so your mom can make them her new shelf or table centerpiece. 

Place your order ASAP so your surprise gift arrives on Mother’s Day without a hitch.

🎁 The PCK Mother’s Day Pack

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  • Price: ₱1,500
  • Ideal for: Fun moms who like to party  
  • Where to buy: thepck.ph

Busy moms need time to unwind! If your mom loves a bottle of beer or two while binge-watching her favorite show, replenish her stack this Mother's Day with this bundle from The PCK. It includes one 750 ml bottle of Uy Masuy Mango Rum and six bottles of Stanford Shaw Ginger Ale. 

You can always buy more from The PCK's impressive catalog of light and sweet, clean and crisp, or strong and dark four-packs. It also offers gins, vodkas, liqueurs, and medicinal wines your mom can try if she's up for it! 


💰 Get a Chance to Win ₱100,000 in Cash via Moneymax!

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  • Promo period: Until May 31, 2024
  • Raffle draw date: June 14, 2024

This summer, grab the chance to win ₱100,000 in cash via Moneymax's UnionBank raffle promo! To earn a raffle entry, apply for any eligible UnionBank credit card via Moneymax until May 31, 2024, get approved, and activate your new card by June 14, 2024. 

Want to be one of the five lucky winners to win ₱100,000 in cash? Click the banner to apply now!

The draw date for this Moneymax raffle promo is on June 14, 2024. The winners will be announced on June 28, 2024 via the official Moneymax Facebook page. Per DTI Fair Trade Permit No. FTEB-191900 Series of 2024. Terms and conditions apply. 

Note: The promo is exclusive to carded applicants who do not have an existing principal credit card issued by UnionBank and/or Citi.


🎁 Kultura Baroque Pearls and Gemstones Chain Necklace

mother’s day gift ideas philippines - kultura necklace

  • Price: ₱3,999.75
  • Ideal for: Moms with impeccable fashion taste 
  • Where to buy: kulturafilipino.com

Make Mom’s OOTDs more unique and eye-catching by gifting her the perfect accessory. This gold chain necklace with baroque pearls and assorted gemstones from Kultura will elevate any outfit and make heads turn. 

Stocks are low, so hurry and buy it for your mom today! 

Related reading: Find the Perfect Gift for Your S.O. From These Top Jewelry Brands

🎁 INNÉ Studios Shopper Tote 

mother’s day gift ideas philippines - inne studios shopper tote

  • Price: ₱5,190
  • Ideal for: Stylish moms who like to blend functionality and fashion  
  • Where to buy: frankiegeneralstore.com

Moms can never have too many bags. In fact, there should be a bag to match every mood.

That’s why you should give her the Sia Shopper Tote from INNÉ Studios. It’s stylish enough for special occasions and functional for everyday use. It's also light, yet spacious enough to carry all of Mom's essentials and more. 

And have we mentioned that it’s handmade by local artisans? 

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🎁 Free Gift from Moneymax: ₱2,500 Cash Credits, Dolce Gusto Piccolo XS, or Xiaomi Redmi Bluetooth Soundbar

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Eligible cards: Metrobank Titanium Mastercard®, Platinum Mastercard®, and World Mastercard®

Promo period: Until May 31, 2024

How do you get a Metrobank credit card welcome gift? Simple! Just apply and get approved for any eligible card through the Moneymax website.

Choose between ₱2,500 worth of cash credits via Giftaway, a Dolce Gusto Piccolo XS worth ₱5,199, or a Xiaomi Redmi Bluetooth Soundbar worth ₱2,499 as your free special gift.

This Moneymax Metrobank eGift/Dolce Gusto/Xiaomi Redmi promo runs until May 31, 2024 only. Hurry and apply now!

Per DTI Fair Trade Permit No. FTEB-191118 Series of 2024. Terms and conditions apply.

Note: Applicant must be an existing credit cardholder in good standing for at least nine months.


🎁 Healthy Options Skincare Set 

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  • Price: ₱1,995
  • Ideal for: Moms who care about their skin and the planet
  • Where to buy: shop.healthyoptions.com.ph

With so many things on her plate, your mom deserves all the skin and body pampering treats she can get. If you’re looking for the best gift for Mother's Day, buy her Healthy Options' Gorgeous Ma set that’s not only gentle on the skin but also kind to the planet! 

This self-care bundle comes in a complimentary travel pouch and includes an Attitude Leaves Bar body scrub, hand soap, nourishing shampoo, and lip balm. This sustainable skincare set will be a great addition to her self-care routine.  

Related: 10 Cool and Stylish Summer Essentials to Help You Beat the Heat

🎁 Aromatherapy Massage at The Spa Wellness

mother’s day gift ideas philippines - aromatherapy massage at the spa wellness

  • Price: ₱1,320
  • Ideal for: Hardworking moms who crave a pampering session
  • Where to buy: www.thespa.com.ph

Bring your mom to her favorite spa for a full-body massage. She'll feel like a whole new person after. 

For a more relaxing and refreshing experience, book her a 60-minute Deluxe Aromatherapy massage at The Spa Wellness. Let her choose her preferred aromatherapy blend: Serenity, Balance, or Energy. 

This gift for moms is available at The Spa Wellness in Alabang, Greenbelt, The Fort, and Trinoma. 


🎁 Free Gift from Moneymax: Giftaway Cash Credits, JBL Flip 6, or JBL Wave Beam

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Eligible cards: HSBC Red Mastercard, Gold Visa Cash Back, and Platinum Visa Rebate

Promo period: Until June 30, 2024

Not an HSBC credit cardholder yet? Apply for an HSBC card through Moneymax during the promo period (and get approved subsequently) to receive an exciting welcome gift! Choose from free Giftaway cash credits worth ₱3,000, a JBL Flip 6 worth ₱7,499, or a JBL Wave Beam worth ₱3,799

This Moneymax HSBC Giftaway/JBL promo runs until June 30, 2024 only. So hurry and apply now!

Per DTI Fair Trade Permit No. FTEB-192974 Series of 2024. Terms and conditions apply. 


🎁 Jo Malone Cologne

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  • Price: ₱4,500 to ₱9,600
  • Ideal for: Moms who love light, casual, but sophisticated fragrances 
  • Where to buy: rustans.com

Give your mom a Jo Malone cologne if you want her to remember you every time she wears it. Any scent is reminiscent of warm sunshine, luscious flowers, and fresh fruits. Plus, its delicate and distinctive scent will last all day long. 

Purchase your Jo Malone cologne at Rustans.com today and get a complimentary 15 ml body creme. 

🎁 Malagos Chocolate Bar 

mother’s day gift ideas philippines -malagos chocolate bar

  • Price: ₱239
  • Ideal for: Moms who are big on chocolates and other sweet treats
  • Where to buy: www.kulturafilipino.com

Round off the celebration with the last item on this list of top 10 Mother’s Day gift ideas—treats for your mom's sweet tooth! The Malagos 65% Dark Chocolate Bar is an award-winning chocolate from Davao. Your mom will instantly become obsessed with its hints of licorice and cherry.  

Suffice it to say, it will truly leave a lasting impression.

Related: Fueled by Caffeine? It’s Time to Invest in a Coffee Machine


🎁 Free Gift from Moneymax: ₱2,500 eGift, JBL Bluetooth Speaker, or JBL Wireless Earbuds

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Eligible cards: Select Security Bank credit cards:

Promo period: Until May 31, 2024

Want a credit card from Security Bank? You're in for a treat if you apply and get approved for an eligible card through Moneymax and meet the minimum spend requirement. Pick your free Security Bank welcome gift: a ₱2,500 Giftaway eGift voucher, a JBL Horizon 2 Bluetooth Clock Radio Speaker worth ₱5,354, or JBL Wave Beam True Wireless Earbuds worth ₱3,799.

This Moneymax Security Bank Giftaway/JBL Horizon 2/JBL Wave Beam credit card promo runs until May 31, 2024 only. Apply now!

Per DTI Fair Trade Permit No. FTEB-191158 Series of 2024.  Terms and conditions apply


Final Thoughts 

Mother’s Day is special—it's when children take stock of all the amazing things their moms do for them every single day. It doesn’t matter whether you want to go all out and spend a fortune or enjoy a simple Mother’s Day celebration. The important thing is to show how much you love her and how grateful you are to have her. 

Hopefully, these Mother’s Day gift ideas in the Philippines will help you find the perfect item!

💳 Use the Best Credit Cards for Shopping

Ready to buy mom the best gift ever? Use these credit cards to earn points, enjoy friendly installment terms, and more: 

Credit Card
Shopping Perks
UnionBank Rewards Credit Card
UnionBank Rewards Credit Card - Aug 2023
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  • 3x non-expiring rewards points when you shop and dine here and abroad
  • 1 non-expiring rewards point for every ₱30 spend
Metrobank Titanium Mastercard®
METROBANK TITANIUM MASTERCARD
APPLY NOW
  • 2x points for department store and online spend
  • 1 point for every ₱20 spend
  • E-commerce protection
HSBC Red Mastercard
hsbc red
APPLY NOW
  • 4x points on shopping, online, and overseas transactions
  • 1 point for every ₱20 spend
  • Installments of up to 36 months with 0% interest at participating merchants
HSBC Platinum Visa Rebate
HSBC_VISA_PLATINUM
APPLY NOW
  • 5% cashback on shopping and travel transactions
    1% cashback on insurance payments and 0.50% cashback on all other purchases
Security Bank Complete Cashback Mastercard
Security Bank Complete Cashback Platinum Mastercard
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  • 5% cashback on groceries
  • 4% on fuel
  • 3% on bills payments
  • 2% on dining expenses
  • 1% on shopping
  • Up to ₱12,000 cashback every year
Security Bank Gold Mastercard
Security Bank Gold Mastercard 2023
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  • 1 point for every ₱20 spend
  • Secure online shopping with SecureCode
  • Exclusive rewards and promos all year round
BPI Amore Cashback Card
BPI Amore Cashback Card-1

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  • 4% cashback on supermarket and department store spend
  • 1% cashback on drugstore and utilities spend
  • 0.3% cash back on other local retail spend, in-store or online
  • Installment plans of up to 36 months with 0% interest
  • Discounts and freebies at participating Ayala Malls merchants

Source: [1] Hotel Celeste Sweet MOMents Room + Buffet Package (Hotel Celeste Official Facebook Page)

Rouselle has over eight years of writing experience in the personal finance niche. She has written feature stories, articles, and how-to guides on various personal finance and trending lifestyle topics. Before that, she briefly worked in banking and was a licensed life insurance advisor. When not writing, Rouselle likes to read books and binge-watch films and series. Follow Rouselle on Linkedin.

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