With sunny months ruling again the atmosphere, many families tend to go on their vacation sprees especially this Summer season.
If you’re problematic as to where you can find a perfect hot spot to relax and unwind, you can check these vacation houses you can surely enjoy staying with and even can make investments in the near future!
1. PICO DE LORO BEACH & COUNTRY CLUB, NASUGBU, BATANGAS
If you’re looking for a haven of rich fauna and flora, Pico De Loro Beach & Country Club in Nasugbu, Batangas is a perfect place for you!
67 kms. away from the Metro, this premier beach resort town of the SM Property is best accessible via the Antero Soriano Highway for 2-5 hours. If you’re commuting, the cheapest price you can spend is P 350.00 for a bus ride.
Situated at the head of the Nasugbu Coastline, this real estate property is bordered by almost three mountain peaks and thirteen coves. Membership to the beach club can offer you life-time access to the wide range of land and sea-based recreational facilities as well as leisure activities such as adult and children’s pool, massage huts, beach volleyball, water sports area, dive shops, dining opportunities such as the Sun Coral Café, reef bar, the pool bar, and view bar. While for the country club, you can enjoy their pool complex, bowling and billiard areas, music room, Club Pico for Kids, courts, videogame room, gym, and the Lanai bar. The site also offers various retail stores and shops such as cafes and boutiques and is open for business ventures. Reservations for function rooms are also open for conferences, seminars, and events. Non-members wanting a short period of relaxation will be charged with P 500.00 which includes the use of their pool, bathroom, and beach amenities.
Owning a town house in Pico de Loro is also possible! Membership to the Pico de Loro Cove Beach homes can give you beach houses as effortless and expedient as condominium living. It can guarantee you a secured and quality living with its full time admin and security staff, 100% back-up power, adequate freshwater, housekeeping services, sewage treatment plant, and Cable TV and fiber-optic internet connection. Non-members can still enjoy an exclusive package for P 4,200 to P 5,000 renting fee a day. Two day and a night stay can cost P 4,016.
Good thing about Pico de Loro is that they are teamed up with the World Wide Fund for Nature to guarantee environment preservation such as coastal resource management, renewable energy, solid waste management, and ride-to-reef management.
2. ASTORIA VACATION & LEISURE CLUB
Thinking for an ideal hub for both work and leisure? Don’t go away from the city!
At the fulcrum of the dizzy and busy Ortigas Business District in Pasig City lies an all-in-one luxurious home that will surely redefine your urban living!
A Zen-inspired hotel and meet-up place, Astoria Plaza can provide you with a wide array of spacious suites and spaces not only for leisure but also for professional and function needs. Bedroom suites range from 60 to 130 square meters inclusive of overnight accommodation, buffet breakfast, welcome fruits, newspaper, and bottled mineral water, use of gym & outdoor swimming pool, scheduled shuttle service within Ortigas Center, and complimentary WIFI usage. Check in time is 2 pm and check out is 12 nn. Room price ranges from P 1,422 to P 6,345 depending on the room’s square meters.
Aside from room accommodations, amenities include a gym, a lap pool, Fifth season spa and massage center, AGL Valet Shop and Laundry Service.
If you are also looking for an events place for weddings, meetings, conventions, incentives, parties, concerts, and exhibitions, Astoria Plaza also offers function rooms such as the Chardonnay, a 550 sqm stylish VIP hall which houses 3 function rooms. It can accommodate 20 guests over a private formal dinner while 500 guests for the Grand Ballroom. For business transactions and ventures, Astoria Plaza can provide two boardrooms and nine function rooms which can accommodate 250 persons. Parking spaces are also available for your attendees and guests which can accommodate 300 vehicles.
3. CLUB BALAI ISABEL, TALISAY, BATANGAS
Wanted to view the Taal Lake? Talisay is the next Tagaytay!
Experience viewing Taal Lake through Club Balai Isabel!
Fifteen minutes from the famous Tagaytay ridge, Club Balai Isabel envisions itself to be the “Philippines’ Ecotourism Resort”. From vacation and holiday hotspots to corporate and special occasion needs, the club has something really great to offer.
Experience a perfect viewing pleasure of the nearby Taal Lake through bedroom accommodations, villas, and cottages ranging from P 5,544 to P 11,825. For social events and party needs, Club Balai also offers spacious and fully-equipped function areas such as the air-conditioned rooms (The Taal Pavilion, Talisay Pavilion, Kasay Kasay & Kasili Hall, Batangueno Hall, Mabuhay Lounge and Mabuhay Lounge) which can house 30-500 guests primarily used for business occasions, seminars, and conferences. Most attractive of all are the open-air function areas which can provide you a panoramic view of the lake as a background. The Kumintang Boardwalk, Kumintang Grass Area, Terraza Lakeshore, Batangueno Garden, Pantalan sa Boardwalk, and Pantalan sa Club House can accommodate 150 to 800 guests for various special occasions such as weddings, beach party, shoots, etc.
Aside from accommodations, thrill and have fun with their recreational facilities such as the swimming pool, basketball and tennis courts, billiard and dart area, lake water sports such as kayaks, jet skis, and pedal boats. Obstacle courses can be found also in the area. Named as Balikatan Obstacle, it features a five-level obstacle course inclusion of a balance beam, a Tarzan swing, island hopper, tunnel, and tire run.
4. CLUB ULTIMA, CEBU CITY, CEBU
Want to chill-out with a Visayan kind of vibe? Club Ultima is may be what you’re searching for!
Near the rotunda of the Fuente Osmena Circle at the Philippines’ Queen City of the South is a modern sub-urban club offering state-of-the-art leisure, wellness, and business services.
Linked with the Crown and Regency Hotels across the country, a satiating elegance and sophistication can be reflected on its 54 executive suites, dining areas, and recreation facilities. In terms of leisure, the best of which is the famous SkyExperience Adventure where adventure seekers might want to experience a mixture of thrill and fun as they sit and seemingly float in the air at the topmost floor of the Crown and Regency hotel, seeing the entirety of the city of Cebu.
Club members enjoy perks and privileges of huge discounts such as owning properties or units across the Club Ultima’s partner hotels locally and internationally. It has direct tie ups in Thailand, Indonesia, India, Malaysia, and Germany.
5. CALIRAYA BEACH RESORT, LUMBAN, LAGUNA
Let’s go back to Luzon!
Get ready to slide and fly as we take you to Lumban, Laguna!
If absolute fun is what you’re looking for, explore the amenities and courses of the Caliraya Beach Resort in Brgy. Lewin, Lumban, Laguna!
2 to 3 hours away from Metro Manila, you can reach the site through the South Luzon Expressway, exiting at Calamba with a 2-3 minute boat ride going to the island. A perfect hang-out destination for families, friends, and kids as it offers extensive accommodation, and a score of relays, games, twists, team building courses and water adventures.
For as low as P 2,200 per head, you can already experience the famous Slide and Fly relay where guests slide way down and ramp up for an exciting, outrageous, and extreme splash on the pool. Aside from the Slide and Fly, other amenities include Slip n slide (Mud Slide), Earth Ball, Slide Pinoy (Mini Zipline), obstacle course, hanging bridge, and children’s playground.
Room accommodation prices range from P 2,200 to P 2,700, depending on the type of room and the season.
Team building program packages depend on the number of group participants and the difficulty of the course. It would take 2 to 3 hours to complete the challenges. Team building selection of games include air lock, all aboard, blind polygon, earthball game, electric fence, helium stick, MagicCarpet, Canoe, Mine field, Obstacle Course, Sack Wheel Race, and many more.
The resort is open from 10 am to 5 pm.
There you have it!
With so many destinations to have fun and possible opportunities to invest with, there is no reason for your summer to be boring and tedious!