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The Farm at San Benito
Batangas, PhilippinesEnter your email address and zip code for pricing and availability
Why Stay At The Farm at San Benito
Looking to truly escape it all? The 24-suite Farm at San Benito, a Philippine wellness retreat on 118 acres, 90 minutes south of Manila, is an exotic, unexpected place to relax and recharge.
The next stop on the New Asian Grand Tour? The Philippines, where white-sand beaches are paired with affordable escapes, and wellness hideaways lure spa-goers into the jungle. The Farm at San Benito, a 90-minute drive south of Manila on Luzon, the largest island in the Philippines, is one of the country's top holistic escapes: it's an ideal—albeit unexpected—place for casual relaxation or serious detox. On 118 acres filled with gardens and palm trees, health-conscious travelers opt for yoga classes in open-air pavilions, outdoor basalt-stone massages, and medical procedures ranging from nutrition consultations to digital meridian testing (to measure the body's energy flow). Rising above the 34 luxury suites and villas and misty lawns is Mount Malarayat, an extinct volcano, best seen from the spa's infinity pool.
Learn to whip up a satisfying, nutritious meal (sans meat) at Alive!, the hotel's on-site vegan restaurant. Cooking classes are offered on site and are complimentary for guests.
Set aside an afternoon to learn about the the art of meditation during on-site activities, such as Mandala Floral Arranging.
Awards and RecognitionsBack to Top
Spa Retreat of the Year
- ASIASPA Baccarat Awards
- Healing Hotels of the World
Best Spa Cuisine
- SpaAsia Crystal Award
Best Wellness Center
- SpaAsia Crystal Award
Certificate of Excellence
Arrive at Ninoy Aquino International Airport (MNL) which is approximately 45 miles from the resort. Anticipate about 90 minutes of travel time.119 Barangay Tipakan, Lipa City, Batangas, Philippines
Hotel FeaturesBack to Top Property Amenities
- Wellness Programs
- Detoxification Programs
- Landscaped Gardens
- Private Meditation Areas
- Walking + Jogging Paths
- Business Center
- Laundry Service
- Concierge Services
- Balconies or Patios
- Air Conditioning
- In-room Safes
- Hair Dryers
- Bath Robes
- In-room Dining
Minimum 2-night stay required
- Refreshing Welcome Drink upon arrival
- Welcome fruit basket
- ALIVE! Gourmet breakfast daily (excluding beverages)
- Afternoon tea and light snacks served daily,from 3:30-5:00 pm
- Participation in Complimentary Daily Activities; Yoga, Meditation, Circuit Training, Mandala Flower Arranging, ALIVE! Cuisine Prep & More
Why We Love Batangas
Batangas province, on Luzon, the largest island in the Philippines, is known for its idyllic mix of seaside towns, open plains, verdant mountains, and the world's smallest volcano, Mount Taal.
Barangay Antipolo del Norte, Lipa City.
Dinner for two $45.
History Tour: San Sebastian Cathedral, on Lipa's main road, was built in honor of St. Sebastian in the Romanesque style, with swooping columns, arches, and a spiral stairway that leads to the choir balcony.
CM Recto Avenue, Poblacion, Lipa City.
Tee Time: Hit the links at nearby Mount Malarayat Golf & Country Club and Summit Point Golf & Country Club, two top facilities located just a few minutes' drive from the Farm at San Benito.
Barangay Dagatan, Talisay Sapac & Munting Pulo, Lipa City>
Underwater Adventure: The town of Anilao, on the west side of Luzon's Calumpan Peninsula, is the jumping-off point for the fish-filled dive sites along the coast of Maricaban Island. The best dives are to Cathedral and Sepok reefs, and can be arranged through Anilao Diving.
Marimar Bldg., Pulong Niogan.
Full-day excursions from $83.
Why Go Now
December 1, 2012
The festival showcases various cultural skills and talents along with local products from the self-proclaimed Philippine Cattle Trading Capital.
Second Week of December
Celebrated during the second week of December, the Lambayok Festival shows off the creativity and camaraderie of the San Juan's citizens.
February 7 - 13, 2013
The patron saint of Cuenca, the city considered to be home bakers of Batangas, Our Lady of Peace and Good Voyage is being honored for abundant living and thanksgiving.