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Seat Legroom 12345
Seat Recline 12345
Seat Width 12345
Aisle Space 12345
Viewing TV 12345
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10/10

"My seat in Economy was comfortable"

(Philippines)

Trip Verified | My flight from Toronto to Manila on 17th June 2019 was an enjoyable. My seat in Economy class was comfortable and had a good amount of leg room. The Inflight Entertainment system had around 150 movies to choose from and TV screen was wide. It was a 16-hour direct flight so it was necessary to be comfortable during the entire trip. It was a good experience flying with Philippine Airlines.
Seat TypeEconomy Class
Aircraft TypeA350-900
Seat Layout3x3x3
Date FlownJune 2019
Type Of TravellerSolo Leisure
Seat Legroom 12345
Seat Recline 12345
Seat Width 12345
Aisle Space 12345
Viewing Tv Screen 12345
Power Supply 12345
Seat Storage 12345
yes
4/10

"Seats felt really narrow"

(United States)

Trip Verified | Flew from Toronto to Manila business class round trip. Both ways were supposed to be on the new A350 with the 1x2x1 layout and lay flat seats. Instead the plane was swapped out for the Boeing 777 with mostly lay flat seats and 2x2x2 configuration. Seats felt really narrow. Power supply only worked for one of the plugs. As with other business class layouts there isn’t any storage for bags at your feet, everything goes into the overhead. Also no air vents to give you extra air. Temperature was very comfortable, not too cold or warm. They provide a decent pillow and quilted blanket. Headphone connection was the old style two prong, so bring adapter or use the headphones provided. Food was really good, and we were able to request the mid flight meal once we woke up from a nap. Food options were a mix of Philippines local more American style cuisine. They came around with a snack basket after dinner.
Seat TypeBusiness Class
Aircraft TypeBoeing 777
Seat Layout2x2x2
Date FlownMay 2019
Type Of TravellerLeisure
Sleep Comfort 12345
Sitting Comfort 12345
Seat/bed Width 12345
Seat/bed Length 12345
Seat Privacy 12345
Power Supply 12345
Seat Storage 12345
no
10/10

"Comfortable and lots of space"

(Canada)

Not Verified | Great seats. Comfortable and lots of space. Worked well, good lighting and amazing entertainment system. Noise cancelling headphones, good selection of entertainment and the best screen to date in Business Class!
Seat TypeBusiness Class
Aircraft TypeA350
Seat Layout2-2-2
Date FlownJune 2019
Type Of TravellerLeisure
Sleep Comfort 12345
Sitting Comfort 12345
Seat/bed Width 12345
Seat/bed Length 12345
Seat Privacy 12345
Power Supply 12345
Seat Storage 12345
yes
10/10

"Quiet area, spacious legroom"

(Saudi Arabia)

Trip Verified | 23D (Aisle), used to be Premium Economy Class got this seat with an extra charge SAR220, MNL/RUH. Again, full flight since it was after the 5 day Holiday of Ramadan. Quiet area, spacious legroom, and your knees will not touch the seat in front of you. Warning, this area is cold, so I advice that you bring a jacket or sweater to be comfortable, or use the blankets issued by the airline. Also the advantage of this seat is the easy access of disembarking the plane upon arrival to your destination. Overhead compartment is ample - but sometimes there are some supplies for the flight in the storage. So you can use other compartments that are available nearest to your seat. So as not to feel cramped, once the plane is on cruising altitude, lift the armrest so you can feel free to move while seated. Likewise in the aisle seat, you can lift the armrest by pushing a lever in the hole under the armrest so you can leave your seat even if your tray table is open. Seat power supply (3 pin) is under the seat with a green light which you can use for your tablet and watch in flight entertainment using My PAL application. I have reserved this seat on my next flight in August.
Seat TypeEconomy Class
Aircraft TypeA330-300
Seat Layout3x3x3
Date FlownJune 2019
Type Of TravellerSolo Leisure
Seat Legroom 12345
Seat Recline 12345
Seat Width 12345
Aisle Space 12345
Power Supply 12345
Seat Storage 12345
yes
10/10

"seats are comfortable"

(Saudi Arabia)

Trip Verified | Seat 22D, used to be Premium Economy area for RUH/MNL. There is no Premium Economy in the flights from RUH/MNL/RUH, instead you have to pay additional SAR220 to get these seats in this cabin, which I did. this is the middle seats on the left aisle. There is a charging outlet (3 pin) at the bottom of the seat - right side with a green light. The seats are comfortable with a spacious legroom, and you can put your bag under the seat in front of you. the trick so as not to feel restricted is to lift the arms of the seat both in the aisle and on the middle seat. There is a lavatory in this area, and as an improvement, not so much passengers from the next cabin are using it. This seat is more quiet, and after watching 3 movies, I slept until the flight arrived Manila.
Seat TypeEconomy Class
Aircraft TypeA330-300
Seat Layout3x3x3
Date FlownMay 2019
Type Of TravellerSolo Leisure
Seat Legroom 12345
Seat Recline 12345
Seat Width 12345
Aisle Space 12345
Power Supply 12345
Seat Storage 12345
yes
4/10

"aisle seemed narrower than usual"

(Philippines)

Trip Verified | Seat just have the basic pocket storage with no extra sleeves for smaller items and no outlet. The recline has not much angle and not enough legroom that the person on the aisle seat has to stand up when you want to get out. The aisle seemed narrower than usual as the cabin bag cannot be pulled without hitting the arm of the chair.
Seat TypeEconomy Class
Aircraft TypeA330-300
Seat Layout2x3x2
Date FlownMay 2019
Type Of TravellerBusiness
Seat Legroom 12345
Seat Recline 12345
Seat Width 12345
Aisle Space 12345
Viewing Tv Screen 12345
Seat Storage 12345
yes
8/10

"more than enough legroom"

(Philippines)

Trip Verified | The seat has more than enough legroom, extra width, reclines comfortably, has comfortably soft leather seat, and just enough storage for this small aircraft.
Seat TypePremium Economy
Aircraft TypeA321
Seat Layout3x3
Date FlownJanuary 2019
Type Of TravellerBusiness
Seat Legroom 12345
Seat Recline 12345
Seat Width 12345
Aisle Space 12345
Seat Storage 12345
yes
7/10

"wider seat and more legroom"

(Philippines)

Trip Verified | With PAL’s newest A330-300 aircraft, it has wider seat and more legroom that the passenger on the inner seat can now get off his seat without disturbing the aisle passenger to get up. It lacks accessories like hanger for jackets, power supply and smaller pockets on the magazine storage.
Seat TypeEconomy Class
Aircraft TypeA330-300
Seat Layout2x4x2
Date FlownDecember 2018
Type Of TravellerBusiness
Seat Legroom 12345
Seat Recline 12345
Seat Width 12345
Aisle Space 12345
Viewing Tv Screen 12345
Power Supply 12345
Seat Storage 12345
yes
8/10

"seat is more comfortable"

(Philippines)

Trip Verified | For a domestic flight, the A321 seat is now wider and has more legroom that even the passenger beside you can pass through the aisle passenger without the latter standing up. The seat is more comfortable.
Seat TypeEconomy Class
Aircraft TypeA321-200
Seat Layout3x3
Date FlownOctober 2018
Type Of TravellerBusiness
Seat Legroom 12345
Seat Recline 12345
Seat Width 12345
Aisle Space 12345
Seat Storage 12345
yes
8/10

"narrower 17 inch seats"

(United States)

Trip Verified | Boeing 777-300ER seat layout was 3x4x3 with narrower 17 inch seats. Leg room was never a problem even though I'm 6' tall but the width of the 17 inch seats leaves me with bruises from the armrests on my thighs. They don't offer Premium Economy Seating on the North American Route, which they should.
Seat TypeEconomy Class
Aircraft TypeBoeing 777-300ER
Seat Layout3x4x3
Date FlownFebruary 2018
Type Of TravellerSolo Leisure
Seat Legroom 12345
Seat Recline 12345
Seat Width 12345
Aisle Space 12345
Viewing Tv Screen 12345
Seat Storage 12345
yes
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