Array
Lifestyle

Lipa Will Be Home to the First International Hotel in Batangas

This Batangas hotel promises a unique blend of quality service and various cultures from around the world

Shares
Photography: Dusit International

Batangas, with its various sights, restaurants, resorts, and activities, has become a well-known vacation spot. No longer is it just known as that province that’s accessible from the metro—it is also a fast-growing city, not just in terms of avenues for leisure and entertainment, but also in terms of industry and economy.

It is these clear signs of economic growth and natural beauty that made Batangas, specifically the city of Lipa, the prime location for the first internationally-branded premium hotel in Batangas, the Dusit Princess Hotel.


ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

The Dusit Princess Hotel, a collaboration between Torre Lorenzo Development Corporation (TLDC) and Dusit International and Dusit Thani Philippines Inc., is a 152-room luxury hotel. It will be located in Tierra Lorenzo Lipa, which is a mixed-use development that will also be home to two residential condominiums. Priding itself in being the first Dusit-branded hotel in the South, Dusit Princess Hotel promises to offer various amenities, including a pool deck, event and function rooms, and an all-day restaurant.


ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

Why Lipa?

During the contract signing for the Dusit Princess Lipa, Mr. Tomas Lorenzo, president and CEO of Torre Lorenzo Development Corporation, talked in great length about why Lipa City was chosen as the site for the new hotel.

“It’s because Batangas is in our target for growth, especially for the Filipino overseas market,” Lorenzo shared. “[This hotel is] really to cater to the growing tourism market of Batangas. People really go there, and they stay, for whatever reason—to visit relatives, or for tourism purposes. So we really want to be the first to put a branded hotel in the whole province of Batangas, an internationally-branded hotel.”

Ms. Suphajee Suthumpun, the Group CEO of Dusit International, also added, “The city of Lipa has so many things to offer. But what is still missing is a city hotel, especially with this international standard and all kinds of experiences we offer.”

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW


A good partnership

Lorenzo also talked about the partnership between TLDC and Dusit International. “Right now, Dusit is the fastest-growing hotel brand in the Philippines. We got into this partnership with Dusit because we saw the quality that Dusit offers, and it was a good match because we were really looking for a brand that Filipinos recognize for quality, standards, and service.”

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

One other reason why the partnership of TLDC with Dusit International, a Thailand-based multinational hospitality company, is seen as a successful opportunity is because the project provides a good avenue to showcase the blend of unique cultures, not just of the Philippines and of Thailand, but even those of the other countries where Dusit International is represented.

“Culturally, there is the warmth and graciousness of both cultures,” Lorenzo shared. “It’s not just a Thai hotel brand; it’s actually very international. So it’s taking the best of all cultures. If you notice, if you walk around the Dusit, you’ll see all types of nationalities. But what they have in common is that graciousness, that service, and then you add the Filipino to the mix, and it comes up with a very, very winning formula. So we will have that—the Filipino hospitality, the Thai graciousness, and the international flavour of Dusit.”

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

Dusit Princess Hotel is estimated to be completed by 2021. But it’s safe to say that even now, this new premium hotel in the South will provide even more anticipation to visit the vibrant and beautiful city of Lipa, Batangas.

For more information, visit Torre Lorenzo Development Corporation's website and Facebook page, and Dusit International's website and Facebook page.

More on Realliving.com.ph

Shares
Recommended Videos

Latest Stories

6 DIY Ideas To Organize Your Cable Clutter At Home

Learn about some creative ways to solve this common home dilemma!

7 Stores to Shop for Kids and Child-Sized Furniture (Beds, Chairs and Tables, and More)

Let your child's personality shine by choosing unique pieces for her room!

10 Cute Pots for Your Plant Babies

Give your little green friends the home they deserve!

Andi Manzano Offers a Peek at Her Line of Child-Sized Furniture (Available in October!)

The actress collaborated with a home store that specializes in furniture for babies and kids.

Where to Find Wall Stickers for Your Child's Bedroom (No Need for a New Paint Job!)

You can get wall stickers in lots of unique colors and designs.

'Walang Trabahong Pang-Forever': 5 Lessons on Investing from Dimples Romana

Dimples and her husband have been investing in real estate properties since 16 years ago when they got married.

Take Note: Here's How Often You Should Wash Your Bed Sheets

There's a recommended general rule of thumb you should remember.

The 5-Basket System: How to Declutter Your Home Once and for All

Get rid of all the unnecessary junk that may have accumulated in your home finally.

Experts Say Having These 5 Colors at Home Will Make You Happier!

Thinking of giving your home a makeover? Make sure you choose the colors wisely!

'Good Utang vs Bad Utang': 10 Money Lessons From the Megastar Sharon Cuneta

Having a property to call your own is still the best investment, says Sharon Cuneta

Not All Electric Fans Are Created Equal! 7 Things to Consider When Buying One

Fans are a necessity in all Pinoy homes, so make sure yours is a reliable model!

7 Ways to Brighten Dark Rooms if Your House Doesn't Get Natural Light

First tip: Update your old light bulbs!
Load More Stories

Get inspiring design ideas and handy hints.
Subscribe to our newsletter now!