Thunderbird Resort in La Union: The Santorini of Asia
Thunderbird Resort and Casino is a place that does not need an introduction for it has been popular over the years. Thunderbird is known as the first Santorini of Asia, designed and created to resemble that of Santorini in Greece. As the colors of cobalt blue and white are spread across the hectares of land, Thunderbird resort attracts many tourists all over the world.
Established in 2008, as part of an international property developer, they built two resorts in the Philippines, the other one being in Binangonan, Rizal.
Located on a cliff facing the West Philippine Sea, the resort houses different types of villas. This year, they are expanding and creating new facilities and amenities for all the guests to enjoy. A total of 64 premium deluxe rooms and 4 deluxe suites are found in the main hotel. The presidential suite is the most exclusive suit you can rent out, with eight units at present. They also have a new clubhouse as well as a fitness center, spa, tennis court, and a chapel.
Thunderbird also houses The Agora Event Center for big occasions and events that people can use and rent out. The 65-hectare Mediterranean-inspired dream destination in North Luzon is filled with cobalt blue and whitewashed domes that extol the azure skies and water.
Witness a beautiful scenery that takes you to Greece’s famous resort-town, but without having to leave the local shores. Visit their newly built Beach club for entertainment that has a swimming pool and bar, they also houses popular DJ’s and musician.
Recently, they opened their deli shop, Pianosa Deli Café has a menu of high-quality deli products, freshly baked pastries, wine, coffee, and tea. Ouza Restaurant serves a taste of “MediterrAsian” cuisine, it is a delightful mix of Mediterranean and Asian dishes.
If you’re thinking of playing at their Casino, the entrance is free. They also have shuttles from Pangasinan, Baguio, and Ilocos that directly drives you to the resort. In the future, Thunderbird is also seeing chartering planes to accommodate more tourists. There’s no need to fly to Greece as the resort brings Santorini to you.
For more information about Thunderbird Resort and Casino, you may visit their website at www.thunderbird-asia.com.