“To lie sometimes on the grass under trees on a summer’s day, listening to the murmur of the water, or watching the clouds float across the sky, is by no means a waste of time.”

― John Lubbock

Are you tired of spending overnight vacations at the usual spots like the beach or hotels in the city, and looking to maybe try something new? There’s this sweet place you guys can find up in Sudlon and it’s peaceful and beautiful. The place is called Sandra’s Garden – with a really vast land filled with lots of trees plus the weather is cold there. So, don’t forget to bring some clothes that will keep you warm and toasty.

Lots of trees and wildflowers at Sandras Garden

Sandra’s Garden in Sudlon is surrounded by a wide area of nothing but pure nature. All you’ll see is a lot of green trees and grass – that is just so pleasing to the eyes. The owners have planted some vegetable gardens around the place. As well as a variety of exotic birds you can visit and make friends with, while you’re there. This place is a total escape from the busy city life. You guys can spend some quality time here with your family and friends.

The cozy cabin at Sandra’s Garden
Please bear in mind that you and your group will have to climb up some stairs to get to the cabin

Enjoy the tranquility and be away from work and all the (annoying) people in your life. Hah! Those stressors in your life, forget about them for a while. Nature is the best medicine for all that. A lot of doctors agree and recommend that to their patients as well.

Who knows what type of flower this is? 🙂
There’s a swing that guests can use, the kids will love this
Lots of Pine trees all over the garden

Have you ever heard of ‘Forest Bathing’ – it’s when you drench yourself in all things natural whether it be in a river, lake, the beach or even the woods. Take a long walk and surround yourself with all the good things in life that are free for you and me ~ mama nature. Inhale all the love in and breathe all the love out. 🙂

Ideal place for forest bathing
Beautiful sunrise from the garden

Not only is this practice good for you physically, but it is also good for your mental and spiritual well-being. You can even go barefoot and maximize this earthing or grounding experience. I do that myself once in a while and surely it produces happy hormones in my body and instantly cheers me up. 🙂

Take gorgeous wedding photos here

More about Sandra’s Garden – it’s the perfect venue for weddings and birthday parties that you’d want to be a little different. Some may opt nature locations for their reception, over the typical and boring hotel venues.

Gorgeous wedding reception at the Garden // Photo from their Facebook page – Steph Poca Gerenia
The place is great for gatherings and parties // Photo from their Facebook page – Steph Poca Gerenia

I mean you should check this place out. It is great for any bohemian or rustic themed events and parties. They offer catering services for parties and also cater to group meals. The place is also open for photoshoots of any kind – prenup, family, babies, and others. Do contact them for more information and your arrangements.

Cute prenup photoshoot
More prenup photos

Guests who book the place will have absolute privacy. You will have the entire place all to yourselves and you’ll only be sharing it with the people you’re traveling with. Also, you have the option to bring food that you guys can cook. They have a kitchen you can prepare and make your meals at or grill some barbecue.

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Guests at the Garden

Here are some of the photos in and outside of the cabin.

The cabin
One of the bedrooms in their cabin
Pretty view of flowers and greens from the bedroom

Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Towels, bedsheets, soap, and toilet paper
  • Hot water
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Free parking on premises
  • Dining
  • Breakfast is provided
  • Kitchen
  • Space where guests can cook their own meals
  • Guest access
  • Private entrance
  • Separate street or building entrance
  • Bed and bath
  • Hangers
  • Safety features
  • Fire extinguisher
  • First aid kit

Rates

Guests can book the whole place for Php 12,000 per night. You’ll have the entire place to yourselves, the cabin and the big wide scenery of greens. There are two bedrooms, 16 beds, and 2 toilets and a bath.

House Rules and Things to Note

  • No smoking allowed
  • No pets allowed
  • Check-in is anytime after 3 PM
  • Some pet(s) live on the property
  • Guests will have to climb up some stairs
  • Note: The owners have the right to screen and approve guests

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How to get there

Sandra’s Garden is located in Cantipla Sudlon Rd, Sitio Gabi, Sudlon Dos, Transcentral Highway, Cebu City, 6000.

CAR/ CAB/ VAN RENTAL: The easiest and more convenient way to go there is through a private car, cab or rent a van to drop you off there. You can just search Sandra’s Garden on Google Maps or Waze for directions. You may also call their staff for further instructions.

Information

For more information and photos, please visit their Facebook page – Sandra’s Garden. You may call them at 0918 902 9170 for inquiries and booking reservations.

Note: All photos used are from their Facebook page.

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