Sunday, May 05, 2008 [ manilatimes.net ]
Idyllic complex mixes sport and leisure for the golfer
A trip to the golf course for any player is more than just for sport.
The golfer also seeks recreation and relaxation, as a way of de-stressing from the rigors of urban life and to get rejuvenated before going back to the real world. This is why golf courses are situated in suburban areas, so they can play their favorite sport amidst the backdrop of nature and the slow pace of life.
One of the most reputable golfers’ destinations is the Evercrest Golf Club Resort in Nasugbu, Batangas. For more than 15 years, it has served as an exclusive paradise for enthusiasts of the sport, where they can enjoy world-class courses along with leisure facilities for that ideal weekend escape.
Located at 72 km., Batulao, Nasugbu, the resort is just a few kilometers’ drive from Tagaytay sharing this summer capital’s gorgeous mountain weather and idyllic surroundings.
Owned and operated by the Gotesco Group of Companies, the resort’s 18-hole courses were designed by golfing legend Arnold Palmer, and many players have attested to the tricky but exciting challenges they have enjoyed while conquering them. Playing even becomes more of a calming experience with the well-laid out greens and generous growth of flora, along with a man-made lagoon at the center which adds a quaint charm to the sporting facility.
Evercrest is currently in the process of renovating and upgrading its facilities to present new challenges to golfers. Among these improvements is the conversion of its golf courses into all-weather terrain so that golfers can play at the resort anytime of the year, even during the rainy season, said Membership Manager Liza Pega.
Accomodations at the hotel and other recreation facilities are likewise being improved to satisfy the discriminating needs of visitors. Evercrest has 67 Deluxe rooms, eight Junior Suites and a Presidential Suite to welcome guests who wish to spend an R&R weekend at the site.
Golfers and their family can enjoy a first-class stay at the Presidential Suite, which offers three outdoor balconies overlooking a panorama of the golf courses, two bedrooms, a powder room, dining and kitchen areas, and a sitting lounge.
The Junior Suite has outdoor balconies with a charming view the golf course, a jacuzzi bath tub, private dining room, and sitting lounge. Other room amenities include colored TV with cable channels, telephone unit, safety deposit box, minibar, coffee and tea-making facilities, hot and cold shower, and complimentary treats.
The sprawling complex also offers an Olympic-sized swimming pool, spa and massage center, and other first-rate leisure facilities to cater to recreational pursuits. There is also a condominium complex with units available for sale or lease among interested buyers and investors. This provides golfers and other guests with a second home while enjoying frequent visits to Evercrest.
Living within this complex is a viable option for a family wishing for a safe, secure and wholesome environment in which to raise children.”This is manifested the moment they enter the complex, with a view of the manicured lawns and a well-designed landscape welcoming them and urging them to stay and feel at home,”Resident Manager Kenneth Colubio said.
Evercrest is less than three hours’drive from Manila, accessible via the South Luzon Expressway after the Sta. Rosa exit and towards Tagaytay City; or via Coastal Road, Bacoor in Cavite going to Tagaytay City. It is approximately 20 minutes away from Tagaytay City.
For more information and inquiries, please call 712-9293 to 96 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. You may also visit website: www.evercrestgolf.com.ph.