By Patricia May P. Catan
PROVIDING an intimate venue and a scenic view, Kandaya Resort located in the coastal heart of historic Daanbantayan is the perfect destination wedding that many couples dream of having without needing to leave the island. Roughly a three-hour drive away from the main city, this hidden gem is slowly positioning itself as a romantic getaway. With a piece of paradise like this tucked in the northernmost tip of Cebu, it is a fitting venue for lovers to seal their love and proclaim their vows. To give couples a glimpse on what to expect, here’s a list on why you should book Kandaya as your dream destination wedding.
Picturesque scenery to say your I Dos
The view at Balas Beach of Kandaya Resort is nothing short of breathtaking. The clear blue skies on a sunny day, not to mention the fiery sunset to end a beautiful ceremony, is the very definition of a postcard-perfect backdrop. The venue where sky meets powdery white sand and turquoise waters is where your dream wedding comes to life. With a picturesque scenery like that of Balas Beach, saying your I Dos make it even more special and heartwarming.
A premium stay for the couple
The couple deserves nothing less than a five-star treatment on their wedding day, and accommodations at Kandaya Resort guarantee just that. The platinum, deluxe and intimate wedding packages allow couples to choose to stay at the resort’s Ocean View Suite or Garden Pool Villa, Premier Room and Deluxe Room respectively. A special offer like this provides the couple time to relax and recharge in a room that exudes contemporary and all luxurious style before and after their big day.
Fresh local floral arrangements
All of the resort’s wedding package selections are inclusive of fresh local floral arrangements for all the tables. This inclusion adds freshness and some vibrant colors to the already beautiful dinner set up. Floral arrangements no matter how small of a detail is sure to complete everything at the wedding reception, and thankfully, Kandaya has this in all of their wedding packages.
Food and beverages for body and soul
Every wedding package has its own set or buffet menu as inclusion and what makes Kandaya stand out when it comes to their food and beverage selection is their concept of “farm to table.” Food at the reception is guaranteed fresh with ingredients that are harvested straight from their in-house garden. While ingredients are locally produced, flavors are at an international level and served with the finest beverages.
Pampering with a discount at Daya Spa
Wedding preparations can cause a lot of stress for the couple and sometimes up until wedding day if you’re a hands-on bride. To revive the soul, a pamper session is exactly what the newlyweds need. Luckily for couples who choose the platinum package, they get a 30 percent discount on treatments while deluxe package gives the couple a 40 percent discount on treatments as well.
Fun activities the couple can enjoy
Ranging from indoor to outdoor, there’s plenty of activities that the couple can try at the resort after all the ceremonies. The choices are varied depending on what the couple prefers. There’s a yoga studio, fully fitted gym and a martial arts center if the two wants to challenge their physical fitness. The couple can also explore the great outdoors with activities like horseback riding, kayaking, diving, and snorkeling with so much more action packed activities in store.