Traveling to far-flung places may still be a reach for most Filipinos, but Tagaytay is only a quick two- to three-hour drive away from the metro. It’s an especially alluring destination in the rainy season because staycations reign supreme in cozy, breezy Tagaytay!
We’ve already shared a few of our favorite staycation spots here, but as it continues to drizzle in Manila, we found several more exceptional places to stay in the city. Here are 10 more staycation spots in Tagaytay that are perfect for indulging the bed weather this rainy season.
Treat the whole family to a deluxe staycation experience at Taal Vista, a classic choice in Tagaytay where heritage, luxury, and world-class dining meet. The hotel’s elegant suites are perfect for cozy nights indoors with each room boasting magnificent views of Taal Lake, tranquil mountains, or the vibrant city. Popular Tagaytay attractions like the Sky Eye Ferris Wheel are only minutes away.
Anya Resort Tagaytay
Step into a blissful sanctuary in Anya Resort where guests can slow down and bask in the serene side of Tagaytay. Tucked in the lush gardens of the city, the stunning resort is ideal for metro dwellers who want to experience a one-of-a-kind luxury staycation. Every room comes complete with a Lifestyle Assistant who will personally help you achieve the vacation of your dreams, from meals at Anya’s celebrity chef-managed restaurants to spa activities.
Chalet de Tagaytay
Soak in the beauty of Tagaytay in this little hideaway teeming with rustic charm. Perched on a quiet mountainside, this private retreat is reminiscent of a secret garden, surrounded by greenery that will make guests feel like the only people in the world. There are plenty of spots to enjoy the dazzling natural views of Taal Lake, from the artsy living room to the breezy outdoor lounge.
T House Tagaytay
Enjoy your staycation in a laid-back environment at T House Tagaytay, a place where guests can lean back, relax, and even indulge in a much-deserved spa treatment. The hotel’s modern and clean design creates a tranquil space that’s well-suited for travelers looking for a stress-free weekend escape. Each of the 18 rooms is tastefully appointed and fitted with all the amenities you need for a comfortable stay.
A rustic bed and breakfast amid the peaceful gardens of Tagaytay, Moon Garden is a hidden gem that lets guests celebrate life away from the bustling city. Breathe in the fresh air in this leafy oasis that features native-inspired casitas, Instagram-friendly décor, and spacious garden areas for hanging out and enjoying nature. Air-conditioned and non-air-conditioned casitas are available, as well as a uniquely designed cottage dubbed the Bird House. An on-site restaurant is also open for meals.
The White Cabin at Amberfields
For a cozy sleepover with your favorite crew, this dreamy private pool villa is waiting in Tagaytay. More than a dozen guests can fit in the sprawling rental that features four breezy white rooms, tropical furnishings, and a four-foot pool overlooking the garden. An open-plan living, dining, and kitchen area is the perfect place to hang out with the group the whole day. Located just several minutes from Tagaytay Flower Market and Rotunda, The White Cabin is easily accessible and ideal for tourists who want to explore and go on a Tagaytay sightseeing tour.
Embody the farm life in this beautiful vacation house in Tagaytay dubbed as John’s Hammock Vacation House. Found on a private farm property, this five-bedroom rental is large enough for up to 16 guests. Every corner of the home is well-designed with rustic touches that pay tribute to its lush natural surroundings. Bring the entire brood for a peaceful weekend getaway of family bonding and nature appreciation.
Spend a cozy weekend tucked in the hills of the South surrounded by a spectacular lake, mountain, and forest sceneries. Even on rainy days, the kubo-inspired accommodations in Narra Hill offer a comfortable space for solo travelers, couples, and families. Technically, Narra Hill is located in Laurel, Batangas, but it’s close enough to Tagaytay to enjoy the city’s attractions and views of Taal.
Twin Lakes Hotel
The crisp cold of the rainy season only adds to the worldly appeal of Twin Lakes Hotel in Tagaytay. With the cool breeze, beautiful European-inspired architecture, and a picturesque community vineyard, one can almost imagine vacationing in the idyllic far-flung towns. Inside, tasteful interiors and plush furnishings will make guests feel like a VIP. Notable facilities include a heated outdoor swimming pool and a charming café looking over the lake.
The Oriental Luxury Suites Tagaytay
Inspired by lavish Oriental aesthetics, The Oriental Luxury Suites Tagaytay is a magnificent escape for travelers looking for refinement and pampering. Every room is meticulously designed to exude timeless Thai luxury, featuring golden hues, deep woods, intricate patterns, and smooth silks.
Embrace the rainy season with a relaxing staycation in Tagaytay. Even on cloudy days, there’s plenty to do in the city! Explore Tagaytay’s most popular attractions and the famous Lemery Castle in Batangas on a day tour from Manila. If you’re on vacation with the kids, a visit to the fairytale-inspired Zoori (Zoo at Residence Inn) is a great activity. Get your Zoori day pass here.
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*Featured image via Chalet de Tagaytay, The White Cabin at Amberfields, and Taal Vista Facebook pages