Hi! It’s been a while since the last time I posted here in my blog…so busy and things are getting complicated for the last few months. Anyway, here I am trying to share some of my activities, experiences etc. etc. Actually, I have lots of things to blog about but the time didn’t permit me to do so. Now I’m thinking to have a series of Throwback Thursday blog entries, It will be posted every Thursday (obviously.. hehehe). I hope I can be consistent to do it weekly or else I should call this Super Throwback Thursday.
For the start I want to share to you our Staycation to majestic Thuder Bird Resort – Rizal. We went there during my last year’s vacation, October 12, 2013. I have booked directly in their website for 3,979 per night which includes breakfast for 2. We reserved 5 rooms for 16 pax, The rate is reasonable compared to a day tour (8 to 5PM only) which cost 1,500 per person, included in the rate are uses of the amenities and 1 light snack and lunch.
The Resort is located in the first-class municipality of Binagonan Rizal. Can be reach about an hour from our location in Pasig City.They provided free shuttle service for casino players and hotel guests from different pick up points in Metro Manila and Rizal. Check out their websites for the timings.
Thunderbird Resorts Rizal is one of the best resort to visit for a number of reasons. Aside from the breathtaking view of longest mountain range of Sierra Madre, they also offer superb amenities and activities to enjoy.
View from our room
The assigned room was huge and has 2 queen size beds, more than enough to accommodate 4 persons. Imagine we’re only 2 in the room me and my daughter. We just actually shared in 1 bed, another 1 empty… How I wish my hubby was with us too. They have provided toiletries and coffee making facility and complimentary bottled water.
Coffee making facility
Infinity Pool, Jacuzzi, Pool Bar
The resort has infinity pool, kiddie pool and jacuzzi which we truly enjoyed.
We also ordered some beer for only 10 pesos and yummy lechon kawali from the pool bar
They have also play area for the kiddos .
The Koi Restaurant
The package comes with free breakfast only. Since we want to maximize our stay, we opted to have our dinner in their restaurant too. Honestly the food was just so-so to me, nothing spectacular in the menu. They even serve the half cooked barbecue to their guests.
With the gang enjoying the food
The packages comes with complimentary Casino voucher which we didn’t use since we need to shell out 300 pesos more to play. Nevertheless, we were so lucky to watch the concert of Erik Santos in the Casino for Free.
Aside from the mentioned above there grand ballroom where events can be held. Just right next to the property is an 18-hole golf course, too.
Golf course next to the hotel
Thunder bird hotel offers promotions all year round. During our stay we availed the following:
Free Concert of Erik Santos at the Casino
October Fest – They offer a bottle of beer for Php 10.
Eat all you can for 299 at Koi Restaurant
Sunday Funday – Lots of activities for the whole family such cake workshop and body painting for kids
Thunder Bird Resort-Rizal