Last Easter Sunday, April 8, 2012, me and my family had an adventure at Garin Farm San Joaquin. Since it’s opening, i already heard a lot of comments and review about this place. So, we really take time to find out how beautiful place is.
Form Oton Iloilo, we have a stop over at Doming’s Talabahan in Miagao for lunch before going to Garin Farm. We heard that foods are not allowed inside although there are foods available also in the pavilion.
The entrance fee is Php 150.00 per head. (Good for Entrance Only :-))
The RESORT integrates Agriculture, Leisure and Pilgrimage.
GarinFarm is a multifaceted 14-hectare inland resort in San Joaquin, Iloilo, Philippines. In the versatile inland resort, you can find superb amenities of individually landscaped glass- walled rooms with a breathtaking view of the ocean or the mountains, a wide swimming pool for adults and children, a 5,000 sq. meter man-made lagoon for boat rides, sporty fishing and kayaking, and horseback riding, among many others.
Here are the rates of their services and amenities:
P150 per person (*Excluding children below 1 year old. *Senior citizen discount; applicable to cardholders only. *Strictly no outside food and drinks allowed.) Foods and drinks are available in the pavilion.
From the entrance you can walk going up to the pavilion and explore the agricultural products along the way (Just bring with you your umbrella). For those who can’t afford to walk under the heat of the sun, you can take a ride in the Golf Cart (3Pax/ride): Entrance to Pavilion is P60; and Pavilion to Cross: P90.
Activities and Amenities:
Executive Conference Room (15-20 pax): P2, 500
Hilltop Swimming Pool – P80
Hilltop Horseback Riding – P60
Zipline (300 meters – 2 rounds): Sitting- P250 and Superman- P350
Hilltop Boating: (Single Kayak- P40; Double Kayak-P90 Pedal Boat: P90; Rubber Boat: P120)
Hilltop Fishing: 30/Kilo
24- Hour Security
24- Hour Electricity
Hilltop Family Room: P 3,500
Hilltop Twin Room: P 2,500
Hilltop Single Room: P 1,500
*Extra Bed: 350 with breakfast; 200 without breakfast Available for Family & Twin Rooms only and limited to 2 extra beds.
*Check- in guests have complementary breakfast and free use of the hilltop pool.
For inquiries and reservations please contact Garin Farm San Joaquin:
How to get there?
From Iloilo City:
Take the San Joaquin bound jeepney from Super terminal, Iloilo City.
You can also take buses going to Anini-y or Dao Antique in Molo Terminal.
San Joaquin is the last town in the southern part of Iloilo.
– The 53.5 Km drive along Iloilo- Antique National Road would get you in San Joaquin in about 1 hour.
– There will be signage and billboards directions along the highway going to GarinFarm to guide you.