Hilton, one of the fastest-growing hospitality companies in the world, today announced the opening of the 308-room Hilton Clark Sun Valley Resort. Owned by Donggwang Clark Corporation, the hotel is a short 12-minute drive from Clark International Airport and located close to the city’s main business hubs and entertainment attractions, such as Clark Museum, Aqua Planet and Nayong Pilipino.
“We are delighted to welcome Hilton Clark Sun Valley Resort to the Hilton family as our third hotel in the country,” said Paul Hutton, vice president, operations, South East Asia, Hilton. “Hilton is on a promising growth trajectory in the Philippines, with the launch of Conrad Manila back in 2016 followed by Hilton Manila in 2018. This is testament to our commitment to the Philippines and we are confident emerging destinations in the country, such as Clark, are well positioned to cater to both business and leisure travelers from within and outside the Philippines.”
“As our flagship brand, Hilton Hotels & Resorts is known the world over for its exceptional service, delivered by a team of committed and passionate Team Members. Our Hilton hotels have also set the benchmark for hospitality around the world, providing new product innovations and services to meet guests' evolving needs. I am confident Hilton Clark offers domestic and, in the longer-term, international travelers to Clark, exactly that and more with its strategic location and a wide range of leisure facilities that are all readily accessible, providing an all-encompassing experience for guests staying with us,” said Alexandra Jaritz, senior vice president, Brand Management, Asia Pacific.
In recent years, Clark has earned its place as a thriving business, aviation and tourism hub in the Philippines. With Clark International Airport (CIA) now positioned as the second major gateway to the Philippines, the city is more than a free port zone, connecting visitors to year-round festivals and celebrations, such as the Philippine International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta, Vios Racing Festival, and the Philippine International Pyromusical Competition.
With 308 Digital Key-enabled and spacious guest rooms, Hilton Clark Sun Valley Resort features a modern décor, Hilton’s signature Serenity bed and premium bath amenities. Guests seeking relaxation have a variety of options, including a fitness center outfitted with the latest Precor® equipment and free weights, an outdoor pool, walking and jogging path and a soon-to-open wellness center.
Taking inspiration from Pampanga’s rich culinary history, Hilton Clark Sun Valley Resort offers exceptional dining experiences with its three dining outlets:
Featuring over 1,800 square meters of meetings space, Hilton Clark Sun Valley Resort is an ideal venue for meetings, weddings and social gatherings. The stylish and spacious pillarless Grand Ballroom, measuring 1,010 square meters, can accommodate up to 1,200 guests in theatre-style seating. In addition, there are seven flexible meeting rooms equipped with advanced audio-visual and technical facilities for events, ranging from business meetings to team building sessions.
Set to emerge as Asia’s next aerotropolis, Clark is a strategic investment opportunity, the Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA) said.
BCDA is one of the key government agencies tasked to implement President Duterte’s ambitious Build Build Build program that will improve and modernize the Philippines’ infrastructure. Build Build Build is the boldest, most ambitious infrastructure program in recent history.
“Clark is on its way to becoming Asia’s next aerotropolis with the development not only of the airport, but the Clark Freeport as well, and the construction of the first smart, green, and resilient New Clark City (NCC),” BCDA Vice President for Business Development and Operations Group Joshua Bingcang said.
New World Class Airport Terminal in Clark breaks ground; First Hybrid Project under Duterte Administration’s Build Build Build
The more than 100,000 sqm. world class terminal at the Clark International Airport in Pampanga broke ground today December 20, 2017. High-ranking officials of the National Government led by Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez, Former President and Now Pampanga Representative Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea, Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez, Secretary of Transportation Arthur Tugade and BCDA President Vivencio Dizon led the ceremonies together with local officials led by Pampanga Governor Lilia Pineda and Tarlac Governor Susan Yap.
UDENNA Corp. is spending P6 billion to develop infrastructure in Clark Global City, Clark Global City Corp. Vice Chairman Freddie Placino said.
Placino said his group is spending the amount to build roads in the future Clark Global City, a 177-hectare real estate in Pampanga.
“Investments on our side could reach roughly P6 billion for the infrastructure—not the vertical developments—but for roads and drainage to make it resilient for calamities,” he said.
Clark Global City is envisioned to be a modern and sustainable business and transportation hub leveraging on its proximity to the Clark International Airport and to the Subic Freeport Zone.
A PHILIPPINE Olympic City that will serve as main hub of Philippine sports will be constructed inside Clark Green City in Pampanga.
This was bared by Philippine Sports Commission chair Butch Ramirez who said yesterday that the construction of the complex, worth between P3 to P6 billion, will be a major component of PSC’s master plan for sports.
The construction of the Olympic City will be in partnership with Bases Conversion Development Authority led by president Vince Dizon through Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea.
President Benigno Aquino III is leading the groundbreaking rites for Clark Green City today, heralding the start of the development of the country’s first smart, green and disaster-resilient metropolis in Tarlac province.
The president will lay the time capsule of what will become the country’s most modern and global metropolis.
He will be accompanied by Cabinet members including Public Works Secretary Rogelio Singson and Economic Planning Secretary Emmanuel Esguerra.
“It’s all system go for the Clark Green City,” Bases Conversion and Development Authority president and chief executive Arnel Paciano Casanova said.
Hilton Worldwide and Hilton Hotels & Resorts have signed a management contract with Lee Shun Kun, chairman of the Clark Sunvalley Resort, to build and jointly manage the Hilton Clark Sunvalley Resort in the Philippines.
Hilton Clark Sunvalley Resort is scheduled to open in the fourth quarter of 2017, the Hilton group said in a statement on Tuesday. This would strengthen Hilton Worldwide’s Philippine presence which includes Conrad Manila and Hilton Manila, the group said.
The resort will be part of a mixed-use development with a casino, a fully operating 36-hole golf course, a water park, an international school, and residential villas.
DONGGWANG Clark Corp. (DCC), the Philippine subsidiary of the SunValley Group of South Korea, ventures into an ambitious project building a world-class tourism estate in Clark Field, Pampanga, that will change the Philippine tourism horizon and redefine the country’s leisure business.
One of the biggest multiresorts under development in Southeast Asia, the Clark SunValley Resorts and Country Club is a $400-million investment in a 304-hectare land aiming to introduce a “unique lifestyle” in an integrated tourism resort estate, providing a “unique leisure experience” in the Philippines.
Already open for business is the country club’s two championship golf courses— the 18-hole Sun and Valley Course and the 18-hole Clark Course in an average altitude of 370 meters above sea level. The 203-hectare golf courses have one of the best panoramic views of Clark, giving players the best golfing environment, while allowing them to admire the great views of nature.
Philippine property firm Filinvest Land Inc submitted the lone bid for the right to develop a portion of a former U.S. military base into a master-planned city north of the capital, a government official said on Tuesday.
Filinvest Land offered to pay 160 million pesos ($3.4 million) to win the contract while other qualified bidders Ayala Land Inc and Megaworld Corp did not submit offers, said Arnel Paciano Casanova, president of state-run Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA).
The 288-hectare (711-acre) parcel, twice the size of London's Hyde Park, was the first lot of the total 9,500-hectare (23,475-acre) Clark Green City project to go on auction.
The Government of Japan (GOJ) through the Japan Overseas Infrastructure Investment Corporation for Transport and Urban Development (JOIN) on Thursday (13 August 2015) forged a cooperation agreement with the state-owned BCDA to help the Aquino Administration develop and build Clark Green City as a major economic center in the ASEAN bloc.
Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Secretary Rogelio Singson and the Government of Japan Minister of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Akihiro Ohta witnessed the signing of the Memorandum of Cooperation between the BCDA and JOIN, a Japanese government corporation created by the Japanese Parliament, that will lead the formation of joint venture partnerships to ensure the development of Clark Green City.