The Farm at San Benito
The Farm at San Benito a proud member of CG Hospitality, is an eco-luxury holistic medical wellness resort located in Batangas, Philippines, with 48 hectares of land at the foot of Mount Malarayat. Within a former coffee and coconut plantation on the outskirts of the town of Lipa (about 8 kilometers from the center of Lipa and 2 hours by car from Manila), the focus on general well-being is evident both from the design of the property and from the tranquil lush gardens full of fountains and water sounds, perfect for calming and soothing the soul. Not forgetting the large pavilions, treatment rooms and luxurious accommodations. At The Farm at San Benito, they are convinced that emotions, stress and other non-physical factors fully influence the physical state of each person, so the whole resort has been designed to ensure that all aspects of well-being are pursued and achieved.
For over 15 years, The Farm at San Benito has received many and different prizes and awards, all absolutely deserved. It is the only luxury resort in the Philippines, and the leitmotif of the whole property is to guide guests on a journey to wellness thanks to holistic health programs, medical-spa treatments and detox cooking.
Basically designed for demanding travelers who love luxury but in a green environment, all the facilities at The Farm at San Benito are of the highest standard. Spread over a vast selection of lovely villas, the rooms range from the entry level Sulu Terraces to the opulent Lakan Villa, the latter is a stunning accommodation more similar to an oasis, which provides a private swimming pool, relaxation areas and much more. The interior style is amazing because it lovely combines contemporary elements with a rustic design, each villa offers outdoor bathrooms and luxury furnishings and services. Suitable for single travelers but even for couples and groups, all the accommodations are suited to accommodate any type of guests, even numerous families.
The Farm at San Benito is renowned for its genuine food, especially for vegan dishes. At restaurant ALIVE! all the dishes are prepared daily on site, most of the products on the menu come from the organic bio-garden of this property that also produces a selection of sprouts, which are obviously used in the dishes and fresh fruit juices offered at The Farm at San Benito. All the foods are dehydrated instead of cooked or served raw, because in this way it is more easily to ensure that the nutritional properties are not lost. Although almost the whole menu is definitely healthy, there are also delicacies like freshly ice-cream, homemade desserts and cookies.
The Farm at San Benito offers science-based, evidence-guided, and results-driven holistic approaches to optimal health – which is the center of their 16 new programs covering Health Optimization, Executive Health, Cellular Health, and Beauty & Anti-aging. Packages from 1 to 3 weeks which includes a health consultation with the hotel doctor, to plan a tailor-made stay with the aim to meet all the needs of guest. Performed by highly qualified therapists, there’s the opportunity to do some specific medical treatments in the integrated medical clinic of The Farm at San Benito, like blood cell analysis, colon hydrotherapy, and more. Daily fitness activities and sports include meditation, yoga, water aerobics sport, circuit training, plyometrics, and aqua gym. The resort is also nearby a 27-hole golf course for all seasons.
Basically The Farm at San Benito is a holistic wellness destination, the only one of its kind in the Philippines. Choose this property to enjoy a stay of prevention, recovery and psycho-emotional detoxification. The Farm at San Benito is definitely the ideal place to take a break in serenity and peace, to relax and enjoy various types of medical and spa treatments.
A 90-minute drive north of the Philippine capital, Manila, in the Batangas hinterland, The Farm at San Benito is an award-winning wellness sanctuary on a 48-hectare lush, green jungle with an A-list-heavy global following. The Farm at San Benito is far about 86 km from Ninoy Aquino International Airport. You’ll be 6.8 km from San Sebastian Cathedral and 7.5 km from Mount Malarayat. It’s the only five-star health retreat in the Philippines.
Save 30% OFF when you book an all-inclusive, Life-Changing Program between June-September 2019! The Farm at San Benito’s 4-Night Detox Cleanse Program starts at USD 1,810++ (Euro 1.620,00++) per person based on double occupancy.
Value for Money
Double rooms are from just Euro 125,00 in low season; and from Euro 180,00 in high. These rates are per room and per day and includes breakfast for two, complimentary participation in daily scheduled activities, full access to resort facilities and free Wi-Fi. Rates are subject to change without prior notice.
Access for guests with disabilities?
The Farm at San Benito offers comfort to all guests, especially persons with disabilities. Palmera Suite and The Lakan are the most ideal suite & villa for guests with special needs.
Is there an etiquette to respect?
Guests come to the farm to achieve tranquillity and restore balance and peace to the mind, body, and spirit. They request all members and guests to be considerate of one another by keeping noise to a minimum and switching their devices to silent mode, especially when at the Healing Sanctuary SPA, ALIVE! Restaurant, and other public areas. They also challenge all guests to leave any junk food at the gates and immerse themselves fully in the ALIVE! culinary experience.
The resort has fully embraced welcoming families beginning last year, with promotions that are aimed to invite families to go on luxury wellness escapes. The Farm also added treatments and services that are safe for kids and teens and created new additions to kids activities and upgraded their kids menu to create a healthy space for all family members.
The Vision of The Farm at San Benito
To be the global leader in the field of holistic medical wellness in an eco-social responsible environment and to provide evidence-based holistic healing and transformative, sustainable lifestyle retreats.
The Green Meetings
The Farm at San Benito offers an exceptional environment ideal for Corporate Green Meetings, Corporate Wellness Retreats, or Employee Incentive Program. Experience the benefits of nutritious, energizing meals, enlightening and invigorating mind & body activities, and workplace wellness talk from their specialists to include topics on healthy choices in nutrition, and stress management. The return on investment: come back to work refreshed, more productive, and with renewed vitality and zest.
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Tips to enjoy Batangas in the Philippines
Batangas is located southwestern of Luzon in the Philippines It’s easy to go there since it’s only a two- to three-hour drive from Manila; it has a great variety of natural and manmade wonders; it offers a wide array of activities; and most of all, it has numerous places that serve delicious food. Whether you’re in the mood for some relaxing beach bumming, a rigorous hiking activity, a cultural encounter, or a simple food trip, Batangas has something to satisfy your wanderlust.
There are many things to see about the historical background of the province. Drop by the towns of Taal, Mabini, Lipa City and Batangas City, to see the basilicas and Old Spanish houses. And see architecture during the Pre Spanish Times.
The Batangas Port is considered the trading point in the Calabarzon region. It has a passenger terminal to different islands in the Philippines. These makes the province a halfway point to Puerto Gallera and other key cities of the Philippines Island.
Enjoy the beaches
There are different types of beaches for different types of people. Some want to party the night away with friends and fellow tourists, while others just want to revel in silence. Some want to stay in luxurious resorts, while others prefer to camp out by the water. Either way, you’re bound to find a beach in Batangas to suit your needs.
Located in the northwestern part of Batangas, Nasugbu is one of the largest municipalities in the province and is home to exclusive subdivisions like Hamilo Coast, Punta Fuego, and Tali Beach. But a lot of areas are open to the public too, such as Fortune Island, Calayo Beach, and Pulo Island. Matabungkay and Calatagan are also popular beaches in this area.
Further south, Laiya has a long stretch of sand and a lot of resorts dotting the shoreline. It’s a popular destination because it’s well-developed and easily accessible. For those who want a quieter, more rustic beach, check out Verde Island, which is about 45 minutes away from the mainland ports.