Tagaytay, but its spectacular view is one of the biggest reasons to visit.
Pick the right spot where you and your special someone can enjoy the long weekend and get a breathtaking view of Taal Volcano and the lake that surrounds it.
Here are 11 Tagaytay hotels with stunning views that couples should visit:
1. The Lake Hotel Tagaytay
This four-star hotel has 60 fully-furnished rooms, ranging from a standard room to a two-bedroom suite. There’s also a bevy of recreational facilities for guests, including a fitness center, a game room, and KTV lounges.
Location : Km.58, Gen. Emilio Aguinaldo Highway, Brgy. Maharlika East, Tagaytay, Cavite
Hotel Perks : The Lake Hotel Tagaytay is right on the slopes overlooking Taal Lake, so you’re going to have a great view. Even better, you can get this view while lounging in the waters of their infinity pool.
2. The Windy Ridge Tagaytay
Another hotel to consider is the three-star The Windy Ridge Tagaytay. It’s near the Sky Ranch and is less than 10-minutes away from the Tagaytay Picnic Grove.
Accommodations range from Ambassador Suites to Standard Rooms. There’s a pool and free parking as well.
Location : Tagaytay Rotonda, Brgy. San Jose, Tagaytay, Cavite
Hotel Perks : The Windy Ridge Tagaytay is right along the Tagaytay-Nasugbu Highway, so getting to it won’t be so difficult. You can get a great view of Taal Lake from where the hotel is perched.
Imagine having a romantic dinner at their balcony and looking at the expanse below you.
3. Days Hotel Tagaytay
This hotel is part of the Days Inn of America brand, which bills itself as the “world's largest and fastest-growing chain.”
It’s also nearby popular Tagaytay attractions like the Sky Ranch and Picnic Grove, so there are other things you can do other than admire the view.
Location : Nasugbu Highway, Silang Junction South, Tagaytay, Cavite
Hotel Perks : Getting a room with a view in a three-star hotel is a good choice. Have dinner in your room’s spacious balcony from which you can enjoy the scenery.
If you don’t mind the cold, you can also see Taal Lake while enjoying a dip in the hotel’s pool.
4. Mountain Breeze Hostel
Are you headed to Tagaytay purely for the view and not for fancy accommodations? Or are you working on a tight budget? If you answered yes to either one, Mountain Breeze Hostel is the choice for you.
The hostel's location right on the slope overlooking the Taal Lake gives you a remarkable vista of this famous attraction in Tagaytay.
Location : 730-B Tagaytay - Calamba Rd, Tagaytay, Cavite
Hotel Perks : Mountain Breeze Hostel has a nice, homey feel to it, so you feel like you’re enjoying the view from the comfort of your own home.
5. Summit Ridge Tagaytay
Travelers looking for stylish accommodations and a view of Taal Volcano should check out Summit Ridge Tagaytay. Aside from well-appointed rooms, it has multiple dining options and state-of-the-art rooms for different events.
Air-conditioning and complimentary WiFi access are available in all of the hotel’s 108 rooms, with most of them having a balcony and views of Taal Volcano.
Location : Km. 58 Gen. Aguinaldo Highway, Maharlika West, Tagaytay, Cavite
Hotel Perks : Guests at the hotel can wine and dine at its newly renovated restaurant, where they can either have an intimate dinner inside or dine al fresco to enjoy Tagaytay’s cool weather. It is perfect for couples who are looking for a romantic evening.
6. Casa Alegria
At two hours away from Manila, Casa Alegria is definitely top of mind when you want to go on a quick Tagaytay trip.
The bed and breakfast has a beautifully designed facade and well-appointed rooms, so it’s already a treat before you even get to the view.
Location : Ligaya Drive, Tagaytay Proper
Hotel Perks : Most of Casa Alegria’s rooms already have big windows from which to view Taal Lake, so you already get what you came for. But if you’re willing to shell out a little more, the King Suite has a floor-to-ceiling window that gives you an even more stunning view.
7. 8 Suites by Fat Jimmy’s
An establishment made by the same group behind Fat Jimmy’s Boracay, 8 Suites is a stylish hotel that is perfect if you want to escape to a sophisticated hotel.
The rooms have a recurring forest and earth theme, so nature's beauty is present even inside your accommodations.
Location : Lot 7, Ridge View Subdivision, Brgy. Iruhin, Tagaytay, Cavite
Hotel Perks : It’s expected that you get great views from your bedroom and the balconies attached to it, but 8 Suites takes it a step further. Rooms facing Taal Lake also have bathrooms that have large windows facing the lake, so you can enjoy the view even while you’re soaking in the bathtub.
8. Taal Vista Hotel
Famous for its breathtaking views of the volcano and lake, Taal Vista Hotel is one of the longest-standing hotels in Tagaytay City. Formerly a lodge used to hold important cabinet meetings during the late 1930s, the property now serves as a landmark and a favorite destination for tourists and locals alike.
Location : Kilometer 60, Aguinaldo Highway, Tagaytay, Cavite
Hotel Perks : Weekend mornings and afternoons tend to get packed at Veranda, one of the hotel’s restaurants. Guests and day-trippers who avail of the reasonably priced breakfast and lunch buffet are often serenaded by local musicians while they enjoy their meals next to an amazing view.
9. Alta D' Tagaytay
Alta D' Tagaytay is located in a good neighborhood called Iruhin. The hotel is also close to the city’s top attractions, such as People's Park in the Sky and Picnic Grove. WiFi is available within public areas of the property to help you to stay connected with family and friends.
Location : Brgy. Iruhin East, Ridgeview Subdivision, Tagaytay, Cavite
Hotel Perks : When you book here, you’ll be away from the noise of the city. Panoramic views can be seen from every window—making it ideal for couples looking to just chill.
10. The Concierge at Wind Residences
The 15-hectare property is made up of 10 towers, swimming pools, a badminton court, a tennis court, and a basketball court.
It’s also an hour away from Manila, so you don’t have to go too far to enjoy the Tagaytay view.
Location : Nasugbu Highway, Kaybagal, Tagaytay, Cavite
Hotel Perks : This condominium development is already located along the ridge that overlooks Taal Lake, so you already have a great view. Add to that the fact that it’s 20 floors high, so you’ll definitely get an unobstructed view.
11. Canyon Woods - The Peak
A grand getaway awaits at the Canyon Woods Resort Club in Tagaytay. Along with the scent of pine trees, guests will be treated to well-appointed rooms, an indoor heated pool, a Fun Center with loads of games, and a nine-hole golf course perfect for players who want a challenge.
Guests can dine at The Coffee Shop in the hotel’s main clubhouse. The restaurant serves cuisine from all over the world.
Location : Diokno Highway, Barangay San Gregorio, Tagaytay, Cavite
Hotel Perks : The hotel has indoor and outdoor leisure facilities to entertain couples. There’s an entertainment center with video game machines, an air hockey corner, a ping pong table, and a children’s playground. A karaoke room, movie theater, and library are also available for guests to use. Talk about fun!