Tagaytay is one of Cavite’s flagship destinations where tourists from overseas and near cities frequently go because of its cool climate, incredible scenery, and signature mouth-watering dishes.
Among locals and tourists who happen to be in the area of Cavite (and even Metro Manila,) Tagaytay is a favorite holiday, summer, and Valentine’s destination for those who want natural cool weather or a default go-to hideaway by those who wish to escape the hustle and bustle of work and city life. As more and more people are now open with the idea of Tagaytay staycation, they try to find the most comfortable yet affordable staycation residence in order to enjoy the city’s scenic views with family and friends.
Among the many hotels and bed and breakfast inns in Tagaytay, renting condominiums for a certain period of time has been a trend. In this article, let us share with you two of the most booked places in the area.
Or Cityland Tagaytay Prime Residences is located at Tagaytay – Calamba Road, Brgy. San Jose Tagaytay City. Condo units for rent usually are complete with a sala set, dining table, TV, and kitchen (with utensils, microwave oven, fridge, and electric kettle) for the exclusive use of the guest/s. The unit is divided by a partition wall to separate the mentioned areas to the bedroom, whose balcony overlooks both parts of Cavite and views of the Taal lake.
The Citi Prime building is near malls (Fora and Ayala Malls Serin) restaurants, and convenience stores making it accessible for bonding over good food or coffee.
The unit vibe may depend on how the owner designs it, but most are into the Minimalist/ Scandinavian types to match the relaxed atmosphere of Tagaytay.
Room rates also differ from what channel the room/unit was booked, either by mobile app or direct contact with the unit owner.
In Tagaytay, all one might see is eye candy, from coffee to souvenir shops displayed along the road to colorful plants that line up along the city streets are all worth it. But if we are talking about places to bring the family or a loved one, the nearest go-to locations are:
One of the city’s latest tourist attractions in this amusement park overlooking Taal lake. Its most eye-catching attraction is its Sky Eye which is a 63-meter Ferris wheel with 32 gondolas.
Built under the Marcos regime in 1979, this enormous “palace” that stands at Tagaytay’s highest point was supposedly intended to be a guest house for US President Ronald Reagan’s visit. But the aftermath of the EDSA revolution canceled not only the visit but the finishing of the said place.
Since its installation, a favorite go-to place by families and guests enjoy activities like horseback riding, zipline and cable car rides, and kite flying.
It is also known as Wind Residences, is located at Nasugbu Highway, Tagaytay; Cavite is famous for its four-tower condominium complex that faces the picturesque Taal Volcano and Taal lake that people vie for when it comes to reserving a unit where they want to spend the rest of their staycation in Tagaytay City.
Like most condos, SMDC units are fully furnished, and guests have exclusive access to basic staycation necessities such as kitchen, comfort room, sala set, dining, and TV – complete with things that might be needed during the stay, like utensils, toiletries, and the like. A partition is also present to separate the access areas to the bedroom, whose balcony faces the stunning view of Tagaytay. A perfect place for an afternoon coffee.
And to answer for guests’ quick cravings, located at the 1st floor of the buildings are shops like Pizza Hut, Dairy Queen, and 711. BDO and Ace Hardware are also some of the shops in the area.
What makes SMDC Staycation Tagaytay unique among others is its clubhouse. Guests enjoy and use its amenities like swimming pools and function rooms for social occasions and family bonding. They also have gyms, billiard tables, darts, basketball, badminton, and lawn tennis court for people who loves to sweat it out a little. SMDC also has a playground for kids and a vast vacant lot where people can sit and have a picnic, fly drones, and pictures taking.
Though located at Nasugbu, Batangas, it is accessible from Tagaytay. People visit the place for picture taking and is one of the country’s favorite wedding venues.
This theme park (unfinished) has been one of the best locations near Tagaytay for Instagram-worthy pictures. It is also a former filming location for some movies in the past years. A nearby café—Brewed For You is a common stop for tourists to have a bowl of Batangas Lomi and kapeng Barako. The place is located at Lemery Batangas.
There are so many sights in Tagaytay that an overnight staycation cannot exhaust. So be sure to book a place that will fulfill your wanderlust.
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