Visiting Rome is definitely one of our dream vacations. Being one of the oldest cities in the world, and having a plethora of breathtaking sights, Rome is simply amazing. But we all know going to Rome requires us a visa or passport, plane tickets, and enough money for your food and accommodation. These factors make traveling to Rome a bit impossible, especially to those who are on a tight budget. But would you believe if we tell you that you don’t need to go out of our country just to experience Rome?
Come and discover a fascinating and tranquil place that feels like Rome, just three hours away from the city!
Welcome to Goshen Resort in Bamban, Tarlac where you can see the infamous Coliseum or the Flavian Amphitheatre!
There’s no doubt that this attractive structure resembles the Amphitheatrum Flavium building in Rome, Italy. It is called the “Dambana ni Yahweh“, and is the main attraction in Goshen Resort and Hotel. It is a charming and romantic place that you will surely want to post on IG.
Goshen Resort has a swimming area with white theme, columns and furniture. A truly Greek-inspired architecture! You’ll find three swimming pools with clear blue waters and low chlorine content. There are also replicas of “Moai” in the gardens which you can find on Easter Island in eastern Polynesia.
If you can’t get enough of the majestic view of the resort and plan to stay overnight, there are lovely and spacious rooms available for you. Prepare to have a good night’s sleep in a fully air-conditioned room with 24-hour electricity, private bathroom, clean water with hot showers and bath towels, dining table and a cable TV. You can choose the Resort Suite with one single room, a bathroom, dining table, couch and cable TV with exclusive use of outdoor grill, kitchen dining and gazebo. The Deluxe Family Room is good for 8 people. It has two bedrooms, 1 bathroom, dining table, couch and cable TV.
With numerous double decks, The Bunk House is perfect for groups on a tight budget. The room is also air-conditioned so there’s nothing to worry about even if the room gets crowded. The Blue House is such a romantic room with a refreshing view of the resort. It has one bedroom, a bathroom, dining table, couch and cable TV, a bar table, terrace with table set and umbrella, and an exclusive kitchen and grilling station. Or, you can opt for the Presidential Suite, and feel like a royalty. This greenhouse-themed suite has two master’s bedrooms with a spectacular view of the Colosseum, a complete set of kitchen and dining tools, and a bar table.
For those who want to stay for just a day, you can occupy cottages and gazebo, or you can just rent chairs and tables. Tables and chairs are available for P500, the small cottage can be rented for P1,000, the medium to large cottages are available for P1,500-P2,000 and you can occupy the big gazebo for P5,000.
Aside from the romantic backdrop it offers, Goshen Resort prepares some activities you can enjoy.
Unleash your inner thrill-seeker and have an exciting ride through lahar-affected areas of Tarlac-Pampanga with their ATV adventure! If you are not into heart-pumping activities, you can just visit the farm and get closer to adorable animals such as rabbits, chickens, ducks, goats, cows, wild boars and more.
Goshen Resort is truly a great destination to make your dream vacation come true. It is a gorgeous yet affordable resort. So if you are ready to take in the beauty of Rome, come and explore Goshen Resort!
Location: Goshen Land, Brgy. Lourdes Bamban, Tarlac
Schedules: Day Swim – 9:00am – 4:00pm / Night Swim – 5:00pm – 10:00pm
Entrance Fee: P250 (adult) / P200 (4-11 years old)
How to get there:
Ride Five Star Bus bound to Dagupan or Pangasinan drop off point is junction in Capas, then take a jeep heading to Angeles and ask the driver to drop you off in Grotto, Brgy. Lourdes, Bamban. Then ride a tricycle to Goshen Resort.