AYALA LAND Inc.’s Seda brand continues to expand throughout the country, with the recent opening of the hotel in Lio Tourism Estate in El Nido, Palawan. “Seda Lio offers a full-resort experience with something for everybody,” said Brett Hickey, group general manager of Seda, in a statement. Mr. Hickey noted that foreign and local tourists, as well as meeting groups are making reservations at the 153-room hotel. Seda Lio is also becoming a venue for meetings, seminars, and other events from guests from Manila. “We are within the Lio Tourism Estate, a new development with its own community. Seda Lio is the most complete facility in El Nido that offers accommodations, an all-day dining restaurant, inter-connecting swimming pools, a spa and function rooms. We have the only indoor ballroom in El Nido that can comfortably seat 150 guests,” he said. Seda Lio’s deluxe rooms, which are sized 45 square meters, offer complimentary WiFi and cable TV. The hotel also has a spa, where guests can relax with a signature Filipino hilot treatment. From the hotel, guests can easily explore El Nido and its neighboring islands, and visit attractions such as the Big and Small Lagoon, and Bacuit Bay. Guests can also participate in various water sports such as snorkeling, kayaking, paddle boarding and pedal boating, as well as visit the artists’ village Kalye Artesano, as well as restaurants at Shops@Lio. Seda is a hotel brand under Ayala Land Hotel and Resorts Corp, (AHRC), subsidiary of Ayala Land, Inc. (ALI). — Vincent Mariel P. Galang