Fans of the annual Clark Hot Air Balloon Festivals have discovered that the best way to enjoy this colorful event in Pampanga is to spend one or two nights in Clark. One reason is that some of the programs of the 2012 Hot Air Balloon Fiesta starts very early in the morning.
Overnight accommodation options include hotels in Angeles City and inside Clark Freeport itself. Angeles City offers glamorous and exciting nightlife entertainment that represents an attractive proposition for are well known among frequent travelers and tourists that visit the Philippines frequently. In sharp contrast, the resorts and hotels in Clark offer a serene ambience conducive to a more laidback lifestyle that many stressed-out residents of Manila come to enjoy when they travel out of town from Manila to the north.
Clark Hot Air Balloon Festival Overnight Package
For the 17th Philippines Hot Air Balloon Festival in Clark, Clearwater Resort and Country Club welcome visitors with a special package available for 8th, 9th and 10th February, 2012. (Programs for the 2012 Clark Hot Air Balloon Festival starts on the 9th and ends on the 12th.)
This package includes:
• Overnight accommodation for two persons at Clearwater Resort
• Breakfast for two at Clearwater Café and Breakfast Garden
• Parking at Clark Wine Center (which is near the area for the Hot Air Balloon Festival)
• Hot Air Balloon Lunch at the Clark Wine Center for two persons
• Three-course Dinner with wine at Yats Restaurant and Wine Lounge for two persons
• One-day Clark Hot Air Balloon Festival Admission tickets for two persons
Prices for this package are:
• 8th February: php 5,550
• 9th February: php 6,300
• 10th February: php 7,200
Charges for additional persons staying in the same room:
• Php800/child aged 12 or under (children meals included)
(Although some room types can accommodate up to four adults and two children, the recommended occupancy for maximum comfort and convenience is two adults and two children.)
Philippines Hot Air Balloon Festival brings excitement to and attention on Clark Freeport, Pampanga. Clark is normally peaceful and quiet suburban town that Manila residents visit as a getaway destination for day trips and overnight excursions. Situated north of Manila in the province of Pampanga, Clark is very accessible from Manila and Subic.
Each year in February, thousands of visitors arrive in Clark for a weekend of festivities surrounding the hot air balloons that gather up in the same location inside Air Force City near the Clark International Airport called DMIA. The large volume of arrivals strains the infrastructure of Clark past its limits. As the Hot Air Balloon festival approaches its climax on Sunday, support facilities and services start to buckle under pressure and complaints from participants mount.
Payments can be made through bank deposits or Paypal.
Clearwater Resort and Country Club, Clark Pampanga
Creekside Road near Centennial Expo, Clark Freeport, Pampanga Philippines 2023
(632) 633-1566 (045)599-5949 0917-520-4403 0922-870-5177 Joanne or Jeremy or Marilou
To make inquiries and bookings with this hotel in Clark Pampanga, click here to contact Clearwater Resort now
Clearwater Resort and Country Club Manila Sales Office
3003C East Tower, Philippines Stock Exchange Center,
Exchange Road, Ortigas, Metro Manila, Philippines 1605
(632) 637-5019 0917-540-3626 0917-530-6242 ask for Rea, Chay or Joanne
Getting to this beach resort in Pampanga Angeles City Clark Philippines
After entering Clark Freeport from Dau and Angeles City, proceed straight along the main highway MA Roxas, passing the stand-along wine shop called Clark Wine Center on the right, continue to bear right making no turns at all, go past Mimosa Leisure Estate on the opposite side of the road, one will hit a major intersection. Go straight and the road becomes Creekside Road. YATS Clearwater Resort and Country Club is on the right just 200m down.
This year there are several packages that make it easier and more comfortable for everyone to enjoy the 2012 Clark Hot Air Balloon Fiesta. These packages address visitors’ requirements for hotel accommodation, bus transfers, parking, getting their admission tickets in advance to avoid long lines at the gate, lunch, breakfast and other dining facilities. Visitors are well advised to purchase tickets to these special services in advance because it is unlikely that all the visitors can be accommodated.
Yats International Leisure Philippines
Manila Sales Office
3003C East Tower, Phil Stock Exchange Center,
Exchange Road, Ortigas Center, Metro Manila, Philippines 1605
Hot Lines for Clark Hot Air Balloon Fiesta in Clark are:
(632) 633-1566 (045) 841-4006 (045) 599-5949
0917-530-6242 0917-540-3626 0917-826-8790 0917-520-4403
Clark is not only famous for the Hot Air Balloon Festival, the international airport, golf courses and casinos, but this city near Manila is also well known for its fine dining restaurants. To cap off a memorable day in Clark, many visitors make a reservation to wine and dine at the famous fine dining Yats Restaurant and Wine Lounge located inside Mimosa Leisure Estate. Here wine lovers enjoy a delicately prepared wine-paired dinner. Even the healthy conscious and the vegetarians get to enjoy a sumptuous meal at this world-class restaurant.
Yats restaurant in Clark Philippines offers an award-winning restaurant wine list, top rated fine dining resto bar outside Manila. Each year, world leading wine and dining magazine called Wine Spectator gives out a special award to restaurants offering the best wine selections. The Best of Awards of Excellence is given out to 800 of the best restaurants worldwide. Here in the Philippines, Yats Restaurant and Wine Bar is the only one to receive this prestigious international award. This restaurant in Clark Pampanga is already well known as one of the best restaurants in the Philippines. With this award, this fine dining establishment puts Philippines, Clark Pampanga on the map of the international dining scene.
Those who prefer a more casual dining ambience can dine at the authentic English gastropub called The London Pub which is famous for serving the best English fish n chips in the Philippines. This popular hangout place in Clark is a family resto bar that smacks of a typical pub in England. It is considered to be one of the best places to drink and unwind in Pampanga.
If you are wondering how you too can make your trip to Clark to attend the 17th Hot Air Balloon Festival more enjoyable, just log on to http://www.ClarkPhilippines.com and click on Hot Air Balloon in Clark Philippines to get all the assistance you need.
This is one event in 2012 that no one should miss but it is also one festival that you should not presume to enjoy without being smart about making advanced arrangements and bookings well before you arrive in Clark Philippines.