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Villa Escudero Resort

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

From the moment, we took the Yack drawn carriage ride, the feeling of relaxation took over. There were plenty of sights to explore and take pictures with. They have an incredible pool with a waterfall and beach chairs which sat in the water adding a calming effect to the moment. Even as it started to rain I was not willing... More 

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Definitely worth your time and money. This is one of a perfect example for "Simplicity at it's Best". We went there just to experience eating right next to a waterfalls but we ultimately decided to spend the night since the place is so cool and refreshing to the eyes, especially if all you see in the metro are massive structures.... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Was really excited to go here after seeing many videos and pictures online. The waterfall was a lot smaller than what i imagined. it was a nice experience though. The food was average. it was nice to see the Carabao. the museum was terrifying to be honest, extremely dark. The bamboo rafting was a nice touch too. I wouldn't go... More 

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Amman, Jordan
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An amazing place that reflects the cultures of modern and colonial phases of Philippines by Spanish, British, Japanese and American. The city was created by a Escudero Family ( family of a Spanish father and a philippines mother). The rich collection of the Escudero Family is well organised in three museums that reflects the culture of Philippines across all phases,... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for 1 night. In the beginning we were attracted by waterfall restaurant, then we found out that it is located in a resort so we decided to stay there. I must say that there is a lot more than just waterfall restaurant. We arrived at 10AM, they directed us to the museum which is very nice, it... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I happen to see a video of the waterfall restaurant a few months ago and after a little research, I found out it was on the Philippines - where I had planned a visit. To my surprise, it was not just a restaurant but a whole resort and now I wished we had booked a few more nights there. The... More 

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Lipa City, Philippines
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They turned the jacuzzi on for us!!!! hahaha Petty, I know, but it was like we had the resorts to ourselves. I don't feel like writing, so let me just give you some tips: -Don't go on a weekend. -There's a hidden pool. lol -There's jacuzzi next to that pool -Enjoy your free meal because the food inside is soooo... More 

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Thank dzaztrouzbishop
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5 reviews
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Nice and Relaxing place to enjoy by the whole family. We didn't notice that they don't have television in the house. Because we enjoy the place doing water rafting, swimming, picture taking, and eating at the man made water falls. We enjoy riding to their kalesa that instead of horse they use carabao and they even have singers for us... More 

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Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

The view is nice they have several activities for ones entertainment such as cultural shows that showcase Philippine folk dances , kayaking, swimming, fishing, museum (shows the elegance of our wardrobe most especially during Spanish era ..amazing collection! ) and etc. Etc. A little bit pricey but it's something unique if compared to others. Good for kids and foreigners ..... More 

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Metro Manila, Philippines
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

Looking for a weekend getaway, my family drove to San Pablo City and finally tried Villa Escudero. Located between the city of San Pablo and Tiaong, you'll find a coconut plantation converted to a resort. We first ventured to the museum and was amazed by a massive collection of antique icons. The museum is littered with saints still used in... More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Villa Escudero Resort

Address: Pan-Philippine Highway, San Pablo City, Luzon 4000, Philippines
Region: Philippines > Luzon > Calabarzon Region > Laguna Province > San Pablo City
Number of rooms: 20
Also Known As:
Villa Escudero Hotel San Pablo City
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“Get a room on the river”
 of 5 bubbles Relaxationfor2, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“I prefer the gumamela room because it has AC and large balcony.”
  • large balcony area
 of 5 bubbles Vini_D, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“River Units are the best place to stay period!”
  • All of us enjoyed the hammock on the river unit
  • huge moth resting on the leaves near out river unit roof
  • 2 river units merged after removing the dividers
 of 5 bubbles Ben_Francisco, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Aircon rooms have a view of the lake.”
 of 5 bubbles JWT-1964, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“better start eating lunch around 11am habang konti pa ang pila”
 of 5 bubbles corleoneMe, 7 Aug 2016 | Read review
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