Featured Summer Places: Island Cove
If you want to get away from all the financial crisis, stress at work and if you’re on a school break then this is a place to be! Situated at the humble Cavite, Philippines, you can reach this place 45 minutes from the Manila Metro.
Island Cove Hotel and Leisure Park is ISO 9001:2000 certified and accredited by the Department of Tourism as triple “A”. Located in the historic town of Kawit, Cavite, this Mediterranean-inspired island is only 45-minutes away from Metro Manila.
Island Cove has been known to be the pioneer in the tourism industry with respect tot he introduction of a myriad of attractions that lure both local and foreign visitors. Among these are the Oceania Water Park, Animal Island , and the Adventure Activity Zone.
Island Cove is a relaxation sanctuary where one can discover countless ways to spend his day. It boasts of 96 hotel rooms, 17 cottages with 35 bedrooms, various restaurants, sports and recreation facilities, and banquet and function rooms.
Island Cove Hotel and Leisure Park’s long-term vision is to become a self-sustaining natural environment, with regard to waste management and reductions in fuel emission. The Electric Tram – a zero emission vehicle is used to transport vacationers from one point of the 36-hectare land to another. Under Island Cove’s Zero Waste Management campaign, waste generated on the island is reused and, to the extent that it can no longer be reused, is recycled. The Flair one loves this resort because of it’s eco-friendly nature!
More features of the resort:
– pet friendly (just don’t bring your tiger pet here RAWR or else it will scare away some customers, or your pet snake or scorpion 😛 you know what I mean)
– Wi-Fi zone (having internet connection is really really handy!!!)
– caters to Family and Corporate needs (yes, it really is for family, for couples, friends and even company outings)
- Fishing Village – fishing
- Oceania Water Park – swimming
- Adventure Activity Zone – paintball, airsoft, camping, biking, horseback riding
- Island Songs KTV – singing, billiard
Other Sports and Recreation facilities
- Giant outdoor chess set
- Table Tennis
- Beach Volleyball
Animal Island – petting zoo, butterfly farm, crocodile farm, monkey island, zoo
- Island Cafe
- Sangley Point Bar and Grill
- Sangley Express (formerly Oceania Kiosk)
- Island Songs
- Island Spa
- Hotel pool
- Gym at the cove
- Tejeros Grand Ballroom
- Tejeros Meeting room A
- Tejeros Meeting room B
- Tejeros VIP room
- Cavite Hall
- Cavite Hall Garden
- Alapan Pavilion
- Binakayan Pavilion
- Kawit Pavilion
- La Covia
- Butterfly Farm
- By the Bay
- Tejeros Hall
- Tejeros Garden
- Concert Park
- Oceania Gazebo
- Simplex (two-bedroom)
- Duplex (four – bedroom)
- Two – bedroom Cabana
- Hotel de Luxe
- Veranda Hotel de Luxe
Packages Promo for January 16, 2009 to June 15, 2009
*not valid on Holy Week, all rates net, rates subject to change without prior notice.
Promo period: January 16, 2009 to June 15, 2009
Romantic Escape (PHP 4,800)
Rekindle your romance.
room accommodation, breakfast for two, scented candles, cocktail drinks for two, entrance tot he Animal Island, 15-minute ride in horse-drawn carriage, entrance to the Oceania Water Park, use of hotel pool and Jacuzzi, body massage for two at Island Spa, romantic gift, souvenir photo, complimentary bottled water, unlimited free Internet access to any wi-fi zone, use of electric tram.
Family Fun Package (PHP 4,800)
Treat your family to a weekend away from the hustle and bustle of the city. You need not go far to spend quality time with your family!
room accommodation, extra bed, food voucher worth PHP 1,000, 30 – minute ride in the horse – drawn carriage, iced tea good for two adults and two kids, entrance to the Oceania Waer Park, use of hotel pool and Jacuzzi, entrance to the Animal island, canvass bags for kids to paint, 30 – minute use of a KTV room at Island Songs, souvenir photo, complimentary bottled water, unlimited free internet access to any wi-fi zones, use of electric tram.
Barkada Package (PHP 1,950 per head)
Whisk your bestfriends away from the city lights and heavy traffic for a weekend of great adventure!
room accommodations for four in a two-bedroom cabana, breakfast for four at the Fishing Village, use of DVD player with list of available movies, complimentary bowl of popcorn, use of Global Gutz Paintball with gears and uns good for four, entrance to the Oceania Water Park, use of hotel pool and Jacuzzi, complimentary bottle of wine, 30 – minute use of a KTV room at Island Songs, entrance to animal island, souvenir photo, complimentary bottled water, unlimited and free internet access to any wi-fi zones, use of electric tram
Balikbayan Promo (PHP 15,888)
Feel like you never left!
free shuttle service to and from the airport, Makati, manila and Quezon City, welcome drinks, 3 days and 2 nights accommodation, extra bed, breakfast and lunch at Sangley Point restaurant and dinner at the Fishing Village, free fishing at the fishing village (max of 1kg on the house), entrance to Oceania Water Park, use of Hotel pool and Jacuzzi, entrance to the Animal Island, trip to the Aguinaldo Shrine, free shuttle service to and from the nearest shopping mall, unlimited and free Internet access to any wi-fi zones and business center, full body massage for 1 person at the Island Spa or hotel room, souvenir item, souvenir picture at the animal island.
1. Island cove official website.
2. More promos and packages here.
3. Island Cove Detour blogventure race.
5. Island Cove gallery by flaircandy.
6. Island Cove Detour gallery.