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DCPC ASSUMPTION RESTHOUSE in ANTIPOLO

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I go here almost every other day… to work.

I handle reservations and marketing.

50% of my weekly TRIPS is spent here. Specially this summer. “I’m fully booked” – so-to-speak. hehehe.

The DCPC Assumption Resthouse in Antipolo is owned by Mr. and Mrs. Cleofe Jambalos. This private resthouse in Antipolo was constructed in 2004 and was open to the public last March 2009.

Up to this date, the place have been visited by 23 guests, all with nothing to say but praises for the ambiance and the service.

What is in DCPC Assumption Resthouse in Antipolo?

A two-storey resthouse with terrace.

Cooled by 2 airconditioners.
It has an elegant and private toilet and bath with showers and heaters.
It has 2 Queensize Beds, 2 Sofabeds and provision for roll mats to use as extra beds.
It has its own wall-mounted Refridgerator.
A mini-lounge area at the 2nd floor.
A Ceiling-Mounted, Rotating Colored TV and DVD
An Intercom on the 2nd floor that connects you to Joseph’s Restaurant (Also owned by the Jambalos) and the admin.

The pool is a home-style type, kidney-shape with depth of 4ft to 9ft.

The poolside is able to accomodate up to 100 arranged seated guests.
It has 3 covered picnic tables all with lights and speakers.

The Day trip and overnight package includes the free use of the Resthouse’s Videoke Machine.

Joseph’s Restaurant is also accessible via intercom to get some short order foods and affordable combi meals.

How to Get There?

From LRT Santolan Station, Pasig. Ride an FX or Jeep going to Antipolo Simbahan via Sumulong Hi-Way. That ride will take the Marcos Hi-way up to Masinag, from Masinag it will turn right to Sumulong Hi-Way. Assumption Road is in Brgy Dela Paz, Antipolo located along Sumulong Hiway and it’s a 10 to 15 minute drive from Masinag. After passing the Brgy Dela Paz Check Point, you’ll find a big white signboard that reads “Assumption of Antipolo.” Go down at Assumption. This is where Assumption School Antipolo is also located. DCPC Assumption Resthouse is just walking distance from Sumulong Hi-Way and in front of Hizon Laboratories Bldg. (You will not reach Assumption School)

From EDSA Ortigas of Shaw Blvd. Ride an FX or Jeep going to Antipolo Simbahan via Junction/Tikling. That ride will take Ortigas Extension to Antipolo Bayan Simbahan. Go down at the Petron Gas Station in Antipolo Bayan. There are Tricycle or Jeepneys there that can take you to Assumption Antipolo via Sumulong Hi-Way. From there it’s a 5 minute drive only.

Additional Treats?

Well, aside from Assumption School and its students? Hmmm….
Like I said it’s just a few minutes ride to Antipolo Simbahan (which I will feature in my future blog here) and nearer the Pasalubong Shops which is right along Sumulong Hi-way and in the outskirts of Antipolo Bayan.

It’s also a few minutes drive to the best night spots in Antipolo along Sumulong Hiway (which I will also feature in my future blogs here).

The food choices in Joseph’s Restaurant is great! I personally liked their Lechon-Tokwa and their Pancit Bihon.

I am a little biased since i’m directly connected with the place, so don’t take my word for it and experience it personally.

DCPC Assumption Resthouse in Antipolo changed their name to Joseph’s Resort Antipolo.

UPDATE: DCPC ASSUMPTION RESTHOUSE IN ANTIPOLO changed its name to JOSEPH’S RESORT

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