Having a vacation at an amazing resort doesn't mean that you have to go to a far-flung place! Here are some kid-friendly resorts that are near manila!
1. Luljetta's Hanging Gardens and Spa
Chances are, this is the first time you've ever heard of a 'hanging garden' and spa here in the Philippines. Luljetta's is actually the first and only spa of it's type in the country.
They offer a wide variety of amenities, including lap pools, kiddie pools, a lounge area, and they also offer massage services. Perfect for parents who need some time to relax and spend some time with their family.
Luljetta's is located in San Roque, Antipolo, and is about an hour's drive from the Ortigas Central Business District.
2. Cintai Corito's Garden
Located in Sitio Pandayan, Malabanan Balete, Batangas, Cintai Corito makes you feel like you've left the country and traveled all the way to Bali.
The word 'cintai' in Cintai Corito means 'love' in Indonesian, and we're sure that you'll love the peaceful ambiance as well as the amazing view in the resort.
They have 18-fully furnished villas, each with a terrace that's perfect for just lazing by or bonding with your family. So if you're looking for a relaxing weekend to reconnect and bond with your family, Cintai Corito might just be the place for you.
Traveling to Cintai Corito is also pretty convenient, as it's about a 2-hour drive away from Metro Manila.
3. Fil Dane Inn
Fil Dane Inn, located in Dingalan, Aurora, is a haven for those who want to get in touch with nature, or for parents who want their kids to appreciate just how wonderful the natural world can be.
They have large open spaces where families can play and have fun, as well as a 4-foot deep kiddie pool. You can also engage in a number of private tours and activities which include trekking to Tanawan Falls, biking around Sierra Madre, as well as snorkeling in the nearby area.
The entire hotel is also eco-friendly, as it's completely sustainable and runs on green power. They even have their own windmill for their water supply, and they have their own solar panels that provide electricity to the entire resort.
Fil Dane Inn is about a 4-hour drive away from Metro Manila, or around 5 hours if you decide to take a bus.
4. Aquascape (by Cottages and Many More)
Aquascape has one of the most unique cottages that you'll ever see in a resort. They're well known for having these amazing floating cottages that has a dining table, a mini-bar, a TV, a small kitchen with a grill, as well as a toilet and bath.
What's more, you can have them take the cottage to the middle of the lake, so you can spend the night surrounded by the amazing view, and you can just relax and float along the water.
It's surely an amazing experience for you and your family, so why not try out something new and go visit Aquascape in Eco-Saddle, Caliraya, Laguna.
5. Rama Beach Resort
Rama Beach Resort, located in Binoclutan, Botolan, Zambales, simply shows how amazing the entire province of Zambales is when it comes to breathtaking views and wonderful resorts.
Rama Beach Resort has an amazing coastline which showcases an amazing view of the sunset in Zambales. You can also engage in various beach activites such as surfing or skimboarding. Families can also play volleyball or badminton right on the beach.
If you're driving, Rama Beach Resort is about 4 hours away from Metro Manila.
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