NASUBU, BATANGAS, PHILIPPINES
Escape the City for a Day…
or a Lifetime Informed by design and grounded in natural beauty — Batulao Artscapes is a design-driven residential community set in the beauty of nature. Its very first village, Commune, features two kinds of modern Filipino designer homes that will give you that much-needed escape from the city for a day or a lifetime, let you enjoy a new kind of life outdoors, and provide the space that you need for yourself and your family.
Located between Tagaytay and Nasugbu, around 80 kilometers south of Metro Manila, Batulao is a nurturing middle ground that’s ideal for those who love the cool vistas of Tagaytay and the welcoming beaches of Batangas.
Batulao Artscapes is easy to reach via four (4) leisurely routes from Metro Manila – with travel times at an average of 2.5 hours.
Escape the city for a day or two. Or pack your bags and start a life anew.
A NATURE MECCA WITH CITY PERKS
An expansive designer-driven community nestled on the foothills of Mt. Batulao. Featuring renowned Filipino architects and designers, Batulao Artscapes is a haven shaped by design and grounded in natural beauty.
Live closer to nature. Stay close to city adventures.
Batulao Artscapes is a perfect residence for your work-from-home career.
Stay connected and on top of your business at the comfort of your own space.
Step outside in lush surroundings and get active at your own pace.
LESS IS MORE:
A LIFESTYLE CHANGE
Simplify your life by letting go of the unnecessary and embracing life‘s true essentials.
At BATULAO ARTSCAPES,
quality time is your most valuable asset.
You work to live, not live to work.
to live in style
Introducing livable spaces in exclusive collaboration with industry-leading Filipino designers, making high-end architecture accessible at attainable costs.
A multi-awarded architect, Eduardo Calma is known for designing luxurious homes in upscale communities in the Philippines.
He was awarded the TOYM (Ten Outstanding Young Men) Award for Architecture in 2002 for his contribution to Philippine Contemporary Architecture. This award was last given to National Artist in Architecture, Leandro Locsin, in 1959. His practice in the Philippines in his father’s firm Lor Calma & Partners challenges institutional, commercial, and residential programs and experimenting on architectural forms through a rigorous design processes. In 1993 he received the Progressive Young Architects Award in New York City for his design contribution in the firm. In 1995 he graduated Masters of Architecture in Advance Architectural Design from Columbia University.
He won 2 Gold medal awards for the Philippine Pavilion in the Expo 2005 in Aichi, Japan and in the Expo 2008 in Zaragoza, Spain. A multi-awarded architect, Eduardo Calma is known for designing luxurious homes in upscale communities in the Philippines. 3 of his buildings, The Mind Museum, College of Saint Benilde School of Design, and the UP Manila Museum of A History of Ideas were among the 20 designs nominated for the “Haligi ng Dangal” awards by the National Commission on Culture and the Arts.
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Kenneth Cobonpue is a multi-awarded furniture designer and manufacturer from Cebu, Philippines. His passage todesign began in 1987, studying Industrial Design at the Pratt Institute in New York. While completing his studies, he apprenticed for a leather and wood workshop near Florence, Italy. He went on to study Furniture Marketing and Production at the Export-Akademie Baden-Württemberg in Reutlingen, Germany, under a private and state scholarship program, and subsequently worked in Bielefeld and Munich.
Batulao Home ——
Kenneth returned home to Cebu in 1996 to manage Interior Crafts of the Islands, Inc., a furniture design and manufacturing company founded by his mother Betty Cobonpue in 1972. Discovering that modern design could have a new face using natural fibers and materials, Kenneth created pieces of functional art, offering an alternative to the Western definition of modern design. Today, the KENNETHCOBONPUE® brand has become known globally for its unique designs and extensive roster of clientele, including Hollywood celebrities and members of royalty.
YOUR NEW LIFE OUTDOORS BEGINS
Recharge, relax, and recalibrate.
As we spend more time indoors – with work-from-home becoming the norm and kids homeschooled – enjoying the outdoors has never been more precious. The lifestyle amenities at Commune Village 1 will help you and your family get moving. From savoring pleasant walks and taking a dip at the swimming pool, to bringing the kids to the play area and shooting hoops at the basketball court, there’s an activity for everyone to enjoy.
COME OUT FOR THE SUN
SWIM LAPS AND GET SUN-KISSED.
The swimming pool has always been the most anticipated amenity in any village. You don’t need to travel far to have some delightful water fun and to bask under the sun.
GO OUTSIDE AND PLAY
GADGETS OFF. GIGGLES ON.
Remember how much fun you had growing up? Relive those nostalgic childhood memories with your own family. Let them play outside and interact with the neighborhood kids in Commune Village 1’s very own playground.
BRING OUT YOUR SPORTING SPIRITS
SHOOT, PASS, AND DRIBBLE.
Love playing basketball in the city but never lived near a court? With the basketball court at your backyard, you have all the means to ramp up your game.
STEP OUT INTO LUSH SURROUNDINGS
BREATHE, RELAX, AND TAKE IN THE VIEW.
Relish the green open spaces at the amenity block. Being surrounded by greenery can make you feel like you’re in a faraway sanctuary that can provide comfort after a hectic day.
BUILD, CULTIVATE, AND GROW.
Put down your roots here and create new friendships. Get to know your neighbors and feel like you belong in the new community. As you forge new relationships, don’t forget to grow your interests. Who knows? You might discover new hobbies, too.
The Commune Village amenities are designed with your needs in mind so you can step out, connect with nature, and build relationships.
CHANGE YOUR VIEW
A marvelous city view from your condo’s balcony? Why don’t you rent it out and move closer to nature?
At Batulao Artscapes, you get a private indoor living space and an outdoor garden space at 30% off compared to city condos.
Less congestion, more time for leisure
Less pollution, more in touch with nature
Less payments, more chances of a new beginning
For as low as Php 24,000 per month, you get to invest in your own designer house, work from home, and live close to things that really matter.