Villa Ibarra in Tagaytay City, Philippines is a love letter to romance itself. From the spiraling staircases, chandeliers, and solitary piano, to its lyrical landscape set on the ridge of the Taal Lake, the boutique hotel exudes passion and intimacy in the best possible ways.
Classy and elegant, it seduces travelers with rooms and suites that boast a country rustic design, matched with a tranquil and engaging ambience. Each guestroom has a plush bed with touches of silk and features wooden floors and furniture. Also, a visit to the Bistro to experience traditional Filipino-Spanish cuisine should not be missed. But even more so is the chance to walk with a loved one through the veranda at a time of day when shadows are long and the light is golden.
In every way, Villa Ibarra is the kind of space where you just know everything has been thoughtfully put together. Only a short distance from Metro Manila, it is a place that can easily transport guests. For one second, they may think they are in a cottage in Devon or an inn in Bordeaux, only to be taken back gladly with a full view of the luminous cyan-blue water of the lake and the beautiful Taal Volcano, visible outside the hotel in Tagaytay.
Wooden furniture and floors, long drapes, and an earthy palette lend a quiet charm to the 8 rooms that follow a country rustic theme. Each of the Standard, Deluxe, and Attic Rooms, and Deluxe, Executive, Honeymoon, and Spa Suites presents an elegant yet natural warmth that effortlessly make guests feel right at home. These air-conditioned rooms are also replete with amenities such as flat-panel cable TV, heated shower and a set of toiletries in the private bath, and Wi-Fi Internet access. Read More
The veranda is an oasis of peace and features a spectacular view of the Taal Lake and Volcano. It is the perfect spot to talk and just while away the passing of the day. Meanwhile, the Bistro serves excellent gourmet Filipino-Spanish cuisine and also caters to various events such as weddings, debuts, corporate meetings, birthdays, and other occasions. There is a function area, too, which accommodates up to 180 people. Parking and massage services are also made available to guests. Read More
Majestic and mesmerizing. These are the first words that come to mind after taking in the beautiful location of the hotel. If travelers come to Tagaytay to capture the beauty of its famous lake and volcano, then the hotel essentially hands you the gem of the city. Additionally, it is close to other attractions, such as the People's Park in the Sky. From Metro Manila, it takes approximately an hour to drive to Villa Ibarra via the South Luzon Expressway. Read More