Situated in the heart of the world-famous millenia-dated Banaue Rice Terraces, and at 4,000 feet above the sea level, the Banaue Hotel and Youth Hostel is a standard class hotel that captures the perfect blend of modern day hotel amenities with the centuries-old traditions and culture of the locality, while also offering the perfect accommodation for nature lovers and adventurous tourists.
Having been operational since 1974, the original hotel has expanded twice and, to date, the structure has two wings. The old wing is a two-storey building while the new wing is 5-storeys. The hotel’s interior showcases the use of pinewood bringing the guests closer to nature. The climate cool and the place is ideal for business conventions or weekend getaways.
Inviting the outdoors in allows the space to compliment its local environment. Mixing functionality with natural aesthetics, this truly gives space purpose and beauty.
Designing with the objectivity of creating spaces that stimulates relaxation and intimacy with nature, spaces which condition the mind and channels how people experience spaces whilst prioritizing human needs.