About this listing
A self-contained working coconut plantation, It was founded in the 1880s by Don Placido Escudero and his wife Dona Claudia Marasigan. Originally used to plant sugarcane, the crop was converted to coconut by their son Don Arsenio Escudero in the early 1900s. A pioneering agro-industrialist, he built the country's first working hydroelectric plant to supply his dessicated coconut factory and Villa Escudero, where he and his wife Dona Rosario Adap built in 1929. Their children opened the estate to the public in 1981. From its humble beginnings, the resort has become a prime tourist destination for locals, overseas Filipinos and a wide array of foreign visitors to the country. It has a worldwide reputation as a showcase for the Philippines' rich cultural heritage, offering a beguiling glimpse of its history, cuisine, dress, customs and natural beauty a mere two hours away from Manila.
Tiaong is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Quezon. The municipality has a land area of 168.38 square kilometers or 65.01 square miles which constitutes 1.87% of Quezon's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 99,712.
CANCELLATIONS AND NO-SHOWS
Once a reservation has been confirmed, guests are allowed to modify or cancel the same seventy-two (72) hours prior to the date of arrival without incurring any cancellation penalty.
In the event that the guest failed to show up on the arrival date (No Show) or in case of cancellation done less than seventy-two(72) hours before the arrival date (late cancellation), the guest will incur a penalty equivalent to fifty percent (50%) of the total cost of the booking or an amount equivalent to one (1) night of the room reserved, whichever is higher, in case of late cancellation; or an amount equivalent to the total room charges for the entire period booked, in case of no show.
Under exceptional cases, re-booking or refunds may be accommodated if the late cancellation or no show is due to a valid emergency. Allowance of the foregoing shall be at the sole discretion of the Resort and subject to presentation of appropriate supporting document/s (i.e. doctor’s note or medical certificate for confinement of guest in a hospital.)
Re-booking is subject to availability.
Smoking is strictly prohibited inside the rooms, cottages, and public dining areas. Smoking shall only be allowed at designated smoking areas.
The guest shall observe and heed all safety precautions and warning signs issued by the management within the resort premises.
Food and drinks cannot be brought into the premises of the resort without prior arrangements and payment of corkage fees. Likewise, food and/or drinks prepared by the resort, other than those specifically for take-out, cannot be brought out of the premises of the resort without prior notice to the management.
The resort, its officers, and employees shall not be held liable for any injury, damages, or loss incurred by any person by reason of the consumption of the food and/or drinks brought into the resort, or resort food and/or drinks brought out of the premises without prior arrangement.
The use of proper swimwear is strictly observed in the swimming pool. The swimming pool is open from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. only. Children under seven (7) years of age must be supervised by an adult in and around the pool area at all times. The upper pool is strictly for adults.
For the bamboo raft ride, guests are strictly required to wear life vests for their own safety. Only children eight (8) years of age and above are allowed to go rafting but this must be done with the company of an adult.
The guests are requested to use the resort equipment and facilities with proper care. Any damage caused due to the fault or negligence of the guests shall be charged to their account.
The resort has parking spaces allotted for its guests. Drivers of the vehicles must surrender their driver’s license or any other form of government ID with the security upon entry at the parking area of the resort. The resort assumes no liability for any loss and/or damages to the vehicles parked therein and to the valuables left inside the vehicles.
Resort guests are obliged to make an effort to keep the surroundings clean. Guests should refrain from throwing rubbish anywhere other than the strategically located trash bins.
Pets are strictly prohibited within the resort premises.
Tricycles and other public motor vehicles which may transport guests to and from the resort are not in any way affiliated with the Resort. The resort shall not be liable for any loss, damage, or injury cause by or on occasion of their use.
Resort guests are expected to behave in a manner not disruptive to the peace of the Resort and of the stay of other guests. The resort management reserves the right to ask misbehaving guest/s to leave the premises of the Resort.
In case of emergencies requiring medical attention, Resort guest may request assistance from the Resort to bring the ailing guest to a hospital whereby they shall be accompanied by the Resort nurse. Any cost incurred in relation thereto shall however be for the account of the guest.
Walk-in overnight guests without reservations coming 5pm onwards will not be accommodated by the resort.
B. BOOKING ARRANGEMENT AND RATES
Reservations may be done through the website, telephone, or e-mail.
All on-line reservations made through the website should be guaranteed by a credit card.
As an alternative, a deposit equivalent to fifty percent (50%) of the total amount of the reservation shall be required to confirm the booking. The remaining balance thereof shall be paid at the Front Desk of the Resort upon arrival and check-in.
All room rates and day tour rates are subject to adjustment without prior notice.
Masks and Hand Sanitizer You may bring your own, or if you don't have one, face masks are available at each entrance, Hand Sanitizer: Hand sanitizer is available at each entrance and at numerous locations throughout each building. Everyone is asked to sanitize their hands when they enter the building.
To ensure the security of the resort and the guests, the gate of the resort closes at 8:00 p.m.
Bringing in of fireworks, firearms, and other deadly weapons into the resort is strictly prohibited and violators will be dealt with accordingly.
What is check in and chack out ?
Standard check-in time is at 1:00 p.m. while standard check-out time is at 11:00 a.m. Requests for early check-in and/or late check-out are subject to availability. Advance arrangements are required and additional charges may apply.