Syquia Mansion | Things to do in Vigan City -Ilocos Sur
|Address:||, Vigan City , Ilocos Sur|
Hotel Luna is the first and only museum hotel in the Philippines. It showcases the finest in Philippine art, boasting of rare and vintage artworks and dynamic modern pieces from master painters, contemporary artists, to national artists including Juan Luna masterpieces.
Found in the center of the historic district, Calle Crisologo is this most photographed street is lined on both sides with rows of ancestral houses. It remains closed to motorized vehicles. Walking the stretch brings back memories of the colonial period. The ancestral homeowners have found adaptive reuse for their properties that include bed and breakfast, offices, restaurants and shops that sell souvenir items, antiques and furniture.
It houses the memorabilia of the late Congressman Floro Crisologo and his wife, former Governor Carmeling Crisologo. Cong. Crisologo was the founder of the University of Northern Philippines and also regarded as the father of Social Security System in the Philippines.
Where to stay
Gordion Hotel is a twin ancestral house with a courtyard and ruins. Restored to its’ 18th century look, it is furnished with antiques and memorabilia that complement the comfortable modern day amenities.
Gordion Hotel is conveniently located at the heart of Vigan City. A short 30second walk to Calle Crisologo, the main attraction in Vigan and home to antique shops, souvenir stores, restaurants and a disco club. Tourists walk to famous spots like Syquia Mansion (of former Philippine President Quirino) and St. Paul’s Metropolitan Cathedral that are about 5 minutes away from the Hotel. Some would go around by “Calesa”/ horse-drawn carriage or tricycle, both easily accessible right outside the Hotel. Bus stations are 5 minutes ride from the Hotel, 10 minutes to the Vigan Airport and 2 hours to Laoag International Airport in Ilocos Norte.
Gordion Hotel has 21 well appointed rooms, all with individually controlled air-con, cable TV, telephone, private toilet and bath with hot and cold water, complementary bottled water. Additional coffee and tea making facilities is available for deluxe and suite rooms. Types of rooms: Standard, De Luxe for 2 persons, De Luxe for 3 persons, Junior Suite, Suite and Family Room
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