Korean song, Korean idols, Korean foods and lots of Koreans on the Philippines in short Korean fever is here to hit Philippines!
Since Koreans are the number one tourists of the Philippines, many resorts and hotels conceptualize a better theme to cater the taste of every Korean guests and at the same time catering also our “kababayan” visitors.
The booming number of Korean restaurants, hotels and resorts are growing like mushrooms, so my search for the best resort and at the same time stress reliever for our dear “kabalikat”
My feet set on Calamba, Laguna, the one and only Korean resort. The place is no other than 88 Hotspring Resort.
88 Hotspring Resort is particularly catering not only Korean visitors, but also for Filipinos and even other guests as well, as long as you have the taste for Korean dishes then you are welcome. This place is also a spa center where you can also rejuvenate while looking to the majestic Mount Makiling.
88 Hotspring Resort is located in # 9601 National Highway, Bagong Kalsada, Calamba City, Laguna. To get there, take South Luzon expressway and exit to Calamba City and along the highway is the resort.
You can also enjoy their different type of pools, they have hot pool, warm pool, herbal pool which is very suited for “lolo’s and “lola’s” , Jacuzzi pool and the intriguing Fengshui Enery Pool! (First time to hear “kabalikat?”)
If you are here for long stay, they have rooms that will perfectly match to your taste and budget. Select from these options “kabalikat” – Small Kubo; with one queen sized bed and with air- con. Represents the old type housing of Filipinos, simple but comfortable for travelers, next is the Resort Standard with one queen sized bed, air –con, TV set and with refrigerator, perfect for honeymooners or partners, then the Resort Bamboo with one queen sized bed, air –con, TV set and with refrigerator and represents the standard hotel room but with traditional bamboo combination of facilities and surroundings, they also have Resort Villa with one queen sized bed, one single bed, air –con, TV set and with refrigerator.
Concrete structure villa with adjacent to hot spring and pools and accessible to most facilities, and the last one is Nipa Hut – one queen sized bed, two queen sized bed, private Jacuzzi, air –con, television and also with refrigerator, ideal for family and groups. They also have conference room for group events or company seminars and trainings. This room can hold 70 persons with adequate audio visual equipments and of course a wifi zone.
88 Hotspring Resort also has different types of food accommodations, depending to your taste, they have restaurant wherein you can check their menu and pick your favourite dishes, they also have fruit bar which I truly enjoy “kabalikat”, you can enjoy seasonal fruit juices and Halo- halo! And also for dads, they have pool bar where cold and hard drinks are available.
I can say that one of their best services is their massage – extensive massage in a peaceful and soothing atmosphere to nurture your relaxation, soothes your senses and do wonders to your entire being a great treat for jaded body. You can also enjoy Videoke for night gimmiks with friends and kids can enjoy horse back riding!
Everything you are looking for a perfect vacation with the touch of Korean Fever can only be enjoy only here in 88 Hotspring Resort in Calamba Laguna. So kabalikat, if you are one affected by the Korean fever and also wanting to have a great vacation, book yourself and even the rest of the gang for a different kind of trip!