Sta. Lucia ventures into Davao hospitality sector

STA. LUCIA Land, Inc. (SLI) is venturing into the hospitality sector in Davao City, with the introduction of the SotoGrande Hotel brand.

In a statement, SLI President Exequiel D. Robles said the company has seen the potential of Mindanao, particularly Davao City, as a business and tourism hub.

“Given its numerous offerings, from its famed dive spots, farming resorts, to the numerous parks, not to mention its rich cultural heritage, it’s but natural for Davao to become a top-of-mind destination. This is also the reason why, after developing several communities and condominium projects in the city, we decided to venture in the hospitality sector through our SotoGrande Hotel brand,” he was quoted as saying in a statement.

Located in the heart of Davao Riverfront Corporate City Complex, SotoGrande Hotel Suites is a “perfect home option for vacationers and visitors who want to have access to quality and comfortable accommodations at a practical rate,” Mr. Robles said.

SotoGrande Hotel Suites is five minutes away from the Davao International Airport, and within walking distance of the Davao Crocodile Park, the Butterfly House and the Tribu K’ Mindanawan Cultural Village.

Also within the Davao Riverfront City Complex are the Rancho Palos Verdes Sports and Country Club and St. Paul College of Davao. Tourist destinations like the Eden Nature Park, Jack’s Ridge, GAP Farm and Zip City are also easily accessible.

“We’ve always believed in the need to provide guests the best experience whether their in our hotels for business or pure leisure. This is why every time we build our SotoGrande hotels, we make it a point to design and configure it with the comfort, safety and convenience of our guests in mind. This latest addition to our growing SotoGrande Hotel brand also serves as a testament to our commitment to help promote and further grow the country’s tourism industry,” Mr. Robles said.

SotoGrande Hotel Suites’ amenities include lap and kiddie pool, a jacuzzi area, poolside bar, spa, veranda or viewing deck, and gym among others.

Hotel guests can also access the Rancho Palos Verdes Sports and Country Club, considered the first fully-equipped sports and recreational hub in the city. It has an indoor basketball court, indoor tennis court, indoor badminton court, bowling alley, billiard hall, fine dining restaurant, swimming pool and gym.

“Sta. Lucia Land will remain committed to its promise of delivering only the best developments that individuals could enjoy and find value from… Our commitment doesn’t end with just building houses and communities as we will also help contribute in the evolving and growing tourism industry through our hotel and condotel offerings,” Mr. Robles said.

December 27, 2019