Journey into the heart of Philippines’ most desirable travel destinations with The Discovery Leisure Company

One Discovery A Day with the Discovery Leisure Group

2013-07-19 — / — Journey into the heart of the Philippines’ most desirable travel destinations, cradled in the lap of luxury, with The Discovery Leisure Company (TDLC), Inc. that developed and owns the homegrown Filipino leisure chain of Discovery Suites, Discovery Country Suites and Discovery Shores Boracay.

The Discovery Collection is hailed as the Philippines foremost premiere resort and hotel property development, which attracts the most discriminate travelers worldwide. By staying at any of these prestigious addresses, guests have the opportunity to discover the Philippines as a luxury travel destination, by experiencing luxurious indulgence at the tropical country’s favorite holiday spots, while delighting in Filipino hospitality at its best, in the caring hands of the Discovery Group’s warm and friendly service, and unparalleled “Service that’s all heart.”

Strategically situated at the heart of three prime locations, Discovery Suites is a premiere serviced residence in the business and commercial district of Pasig, in the capital of Metro Manila, Discovery Country Suites is a plush bed & breakfast in the scenic lake-side community of Tagaytay City, and Discovery Shores is the award-winning tropical retreat in one of the world’s most famous beaches, Boracay Island.

At each of these residences, expect nothing short of a dream holiday, as they roll out the red carpet throughout one’s stay. Instead of the cookie-cutter holiday packages, lifestyle driven experiences provide unique and ideal moments for every minute spent at any of these havens. One day is all you need to discover blissful pampering, although one day, one finds out, is never enough!

For the city slicker, Discovery Suites is a premiere serviced residence in Ortigas Center situated in the bustling business and commercial district of Pasig City in Metro Manila ( Combining function and style is the key behind a delightful stay at Discovery Suites. Whether one seeks a premiere residence while on business, or a temporary vacation home while exploring the metropolis to shop, dine and engage in Manila’s thriving nightlife, guests at Discovery Suites will enjoy retiring to the luxurious amenities, the practicality of a fully equipped kitchen and dining facilities, the attentive service one receives when at home, and the facilities that simply make one’s stay complete.

The newly renovated Serendipity Suites are ideal for the more discerning long stay, corporate and frequent individual traveler who desire enhanced levels of hospitality, offering exclusivity through a distinguished collection of Junior, One, Two and Three Bedroom suites located in four specially-dedicated floors. The new interiors present a brighter, contemporary vibe that mirror today’s aesthetic standards for today’s business traveler. The Serendipity Lounge is a recreation sanctuary, with a well-stocked bar, Billiard table, and nightly lounge performances overlooking a sweeping view of Metro Manila’s dynamic skyline.

Guests will also be in for a gastronomic treat at the acclaimed 22 Prime Restaurant is known for the range and quality of its steaks. Located on the 22nd floor, the restaurant’s sophisticated and upscale interiors allow diners to sit back and enjoy a breathtaking view. Restaurant 5 is a preferred lunch venue of executives in the business district because of its central location and also for its “smart buffet”, a reference to the outlet’s lunch spread that distinguishes itself from the dizzying buffet extravaganzas of other establishments.

For those looking for an “out-of-town” country escape, Discovery Country Suites is a cozy lakeside bed and breakfast getaway in Tagaytay City. A scenic hour and a half drive from Manila, Tagaytay is a favorite getaway for weary Manila residents for its cool climate and dramatic scenery.

The homey experience in one of the seven well-appointed country style dwellings offers a cozy retreat for travelers in search of a luxurious and relaxing weekend in the crisp and cool Tagaytay climate, with verdant scenic views of Taal Lake. Here, one rediscovers life’s simple pleasures, surrounded by flower fields, lakeside views, open grasslands, picnic areas, hills and mountain ridges. There’s nothing more invigorating than enjoying a cup of coffee on a crisp morning on your own private porch, or taking long walks and short drives to nearby golf courses, nature parks, and gaming facilities. Restaurant Verbena serves sophisticated and contemporary country cuisine, using the freshest produce from nearby farms. Perfectly romantic, the experience is just as perfect for the entire family.

For those looking to a get a taste of elegant island living at the country’s beach capital of Boracay Island, Discovery Shores immerses their guests on a journey of blissful relaxation, gracefully, simply, and exquisitely. Situated on a magnificent beachfront property at the prime northern portion of White Beach, which is hailed as one of the best beaches in the world, the award-winning resort exudes understated elegance with its stylish rooms, beach bar, meeting and events facilities, and a luxury spa for the ultimate in relaxation and indulgence.

Well-loved for the sincere personalized service, they take your holiday to heart, with a sense of family and good old-fashioned Filipino hospitality. It is no wonder that they have earned the prestige of being the Number One Hotel Spa in Asia and one of the World’s Best Island Hotels. Beyond the accolades, their loyal guests can’t get enough of the seamlessly captivating experience that is distinctly Discovery Shores.

Each well-appointed room and lavish suite is the quintessential private oasis, with every luxury amenity and the thoughtful touches that spell perfection. Dining at the swank and chic Sands Restaurant overlooking a panoramic view of the world-famous pristine White Beach, the barriers dissolve between the elegant interiors and the breathtaking outdoor vista. Inspired by the magnificent location, the cuisine mirrors the restaurant’s strong sense of place: the soothing sights and sounds of the ocean, the lazy sway of the coconut trees, the open spaced dining room – elements that all come together in what Corporate Chef David Pardo de Ayala refers to as Contemporary Island Cuisine. Twice listed in Philippine Tatler’s Best Restaurants List, and shortlisted for the 2010/2011 MIELE Guide to Asia’s Best Restaurants, the dinner-only Indigo Restaurant is the perfect place to enjoy a perfect dinner in style, seasoned with Boracay Island’s magical mystique.

Guest services help you to engage in Boracay’s plethora of adventures, leisure activities and sights, not to mention the thriving Boracay nightlife. But one need not leave the resort to engage in simple pleasures at the various facilities available such as the gym & fitness center, the recreation room, the Sandbox children’s activity room, the Shoreline’s gift shop, the Terra Wellness Spa, and the swimming pool and magnificent beachfront, with beach butlers attending to your every need with unobtrusive and attentive care.

Discovery Shores is a distinguished member of the exclusive Small Luxury Hotels of the World — the very select collection of prime hotels and resorts, and is hailed as the pinnacle of first class customer service, offering their distinct Six Star service with a fully dedicated staff, unmatched by it’s competitors.

With the Discovery Leisure Group, a great getaway is an indulgent and unapologetic holiday infused with exquisite and exclusive experiences that are nothing less than the very best. Each moment is like a sip of ‘premier cru’ — there are no grey areas as one journeys into the heart of a great luxurious getaway, and the heart of discovering your deepest desires fulfilled.

So what are you waiting for? Whether you’re looking for a city, country or tropical escape, an invigorating holiday awaits where you can see more, do more, and discover much more. It’s all here, all yours with the Discovery Leisure Company. Start packing!

For inquiries and reservations, contact (63 2) 719-8888.

Discovery Suites, Discovery Country Suites Tagaytay, and Discovery Shores Boracay are owned and managed by The Discovery Leisure Company.


Journey into the heart of Philippines most desirable travel destinations with The Discovery Leisure Company

Journey into the heart of Philippines most desirable travel destinations with The Discovery Leisure Company