With its natural beauty and cool weather, Baguio has long been the destination of choice for families seeking a respite from the stress and heat of city life. Summers spent with family and friends enjoying the cool Baguio breeze while exploring the vibrant history and culture of the Summer Capital of the Philippines make up many Filipinos’ childhood memories.
These carefree moments can now be relived at El Retiro, a luxury serviced residence that caters to large groups. For those experiencing the beauty of Baguio for the first time, this elegant vacation home offers a pleasant and comfortable stay that vacationers will want to come back to.
Combining nostalgia and new memories
Once the ancestral home of affluent families, El Retiro provides visitors a glimpse into the past for that sense of nostalgia. The beautifully restored mid-century mansion retains its original structure and natural surroundings, offering guests and travelers the charms of a heritage home with a traditional farm house interior, while also offering modern conveniences for an even more unique and memorable stay.
The 1.6-hectare property is also home to one of the oldest eucalyptus trees in Baguio. Make any vacation time a recharging one amid nature.
Luxurious accommodations for large groups
The exquisite villa offers the luxuries and comforts of home, providing a space for everyone with its seven well-appointed bedrooms, each equipped with its own toilet and bath. Guests have plenty of space to explore and enjoy — a living room, dining room, full-service kitchen, bar room, game room, veranda and garden, where they can indulge in their favorite activities or simply have some peace and quiet. Surrounded by a luscious pine forest and spectacular mountain views, guests are guaranteed a serene environment. The private sanctuary can comfortably accommodate up to 20 people, including those who require wheelchair accessibility. Family members of all generations can spend precious time together around the fireplace or in the garden, sharing stories or celebrating special occasions in style. With the entire home exclusively reserved for one group, guests can enjoy a sense of privacy and security.
Celebrating life’s precious moments
With generous indoor and outdoor spaces, El Retiro is also perfect for private events such as reunions, weddings, retreats, business meetings and conferences. Even small gatherings can turn out grand at El Retiro, which offers personalized experiences with the assistance of a dedicated concierge. Whether guests want to unwind or commune with nature, this historic mansion offers a one-of-a-kind experience.
Conveniently located on Outlook Drive, El Retiro provides easy access to restaurants, shops, and popular tourist landmarks such as The Mansion, Wright Park, Mines View, St. Joseph’s Church, Camp John Hay, Baguio Country Club and everything else that Baguio has to offer.
El Retiro is a premier luxury serviced residence and events venue in Baguio, offering an exclusive and lavish way for families and large groups to spend a relaxing vacation in the City of Pines. El Retiro is a project of Philippine Realty and Holdings Corporation and PRHC Property Managers, Inc. (PPMI) and is located at 20 Outlook Drive, Barangay Outlook, Baguio City.