Crown Regency Hotel and Towers

Crown Regency Hotel and Towers

Crown Regency Hotel and Towers in Cebu City is a 38-story high-rise hotel complex and recreational facility. It towers all over Cebu City with a height of 140 meters or 459 feet and is considered the tallest building in the province as well as the tallest building outside of Metro Manila. Adjacent to Crown Regency Hotel and Towers are the Club Ultima and the Sky Experience Adventure.

The construction of Crown Regency Hotel and Towers started in 2004 and was almost completed in 2011. However, there are still additional rides and attractions that are being added to the skyscraper which moves its completion date to 2012. In 2010, an extension of the tower in Crown Regency Hotel and Towers was constructed to add the new rides and attractions to the Sky Extreme Adventure facility with an additional height of more than 80 feet or 24.38 meters. The owner and developer of this high-rise hotel complex and recreational facility is J. King & Sons Company, Inc.

LOCATION

Crown Regency Hotel and Towers is located on Osmeña Boulevard, Cebu City, Philippines. It is also close to the major points of commerce and recreation throughout the city like Robinson’s Plaza, Casa Gorordo Museum, Cebu Metropolitan Cathedral, Ayala Center, and the widely known landmark in Cebu City, the Magellan’s Cross. Also viewable from Crown Regency Hotel and Towers are the neighboring provinces of Bohol and Negros, as well as the whole cityscape, landscape, and seascape of Cebu City.

Moreover, Crown Regency Hotel and Towers is a half-an-hour drive away from Mactan International Airport, Taoist Temple, SM City Cebu and Cebu Business Park.

DEVELOPERS

This high-rise hotel complex and recreational facility is owned and developed by J. Kings & Sons Company, Inc. The main contractor   for the project is ASEC Development and Construction Corporation. Architecture was done by T.I. Vasquez Architects & Partners and structural engineering by G.E. Origenes Consulting Engineers. Management of the Crown Regency Hotel and Towers project is under Resort Club of the Pacific.

The developer, J. Kings & Sons Company, Inc. also has various projects other than Crown Regency Hotel and Towers. Some of these are the Ultima Sharp Shooters Club, Crown Regency Institute of Tourism and Management, First Steam Laundry, Metrosports Center, 24/7 Quickmart, Prince Court Hotel and Suites, Fuente Triangle Development Corporation, Prana Medispa, Club Ultima, and Sky Experience Adventure.

CONSTRUCTION

Tower 1 of Crown Regency Hotel and Towers has 38-stories with a height of 140 meters or 459.32 feet. An additional 80 feet or 24.38 meters were added in order to install the rides for the Sky Extreme Adventure facility in this high-rise hotel and recreational complex. Also, the floors of Crown Regency Hotel and Towers are divided in such a way that in the second level there is the Glo Cafe and Lounge; in the third level is the VIP Gaming Casino; from the fourth to the sixth levels are the Platinum Hall, Royal Hall, and Crystal Hall, respectively; and in the seventh and eighth level are diagnostic centers. There is a swimming pool in the ninth level; a vivo game zone in the 18th level; a sky lounge in the 19th level; presidential suites in the 34th level; the Stratus International Cuisine in the 35th level; Club 36 Gentlemen’s Club in the 36th level; Sparkz Restobar and Sky Walk Extreme in the 37th level; the Edge Coaster, Sky bar, and Sky Observatory in the 38th level; and Insanity Orbit in the 40th level. The latter floors were allotted for the recreational facility and extreme sports feature of this high-rise hotel complex and recreational facility.

There are 300 air-conditioned rooms with balconies at the Crown Regency Hotel and Towers. In Tower 1, there are 167 superior rooms, 110 deluxe rooms, four junior suites, and six presidential suites. On the other hand, in Tower 2 of Crown Regency Hotel and Towers, there are 37 superior rooms, 34 deluxe rooms, three junior suites, 22 corner suites, three two-bedroom corner suites, and three two-bedroom deluxe suites.

BUILDING FEATURES, AMENITIES, AND SERVICES

The 38-story Crown Regency Hotel and Towers has the following building featuresbusiness center, audio-visual equipment, meeting and conference room, small meeting rooms, ballroom, exhibit space, nightclub, sauna, steam room, on-site parking, and designated smoking areas.

The other features and services are: a 24-hour front desk, arcade and game room, banquet facilities, bar and lounge, beauty services, billiards, business centers, business services, cellphone and mobile phone rental, Internet access, shopping on-site, outdoor swimming pool, library, massage and spa treatment rooms, medical assistance, and laundry facilities.

There is also coffee and complimentary newspaper in the lobby, complimentary breakfast, computer rental, concierge desk, health club, hair salon, gift shops, express check-in and check-out, elevators, dry cleaning service, doorman/doorwoman, currency exchange, valet parking, pool table, porter/bellhop, restaurants inside the hotel, 24-hour room service, safe-deposit box in the front desk, spa tub, indoor swimming pool, and wedding services.

The individual hotel units in Crown Regency Hotel and Towers come with air-conditioning, a balcony, wake-up calls, extra towels and bedding, cable television service, coffee and tea maker, complimentary newspaper and toiletries, optional crib or infant beds, direct-dial phone, electronic/magnetic keys, Internet access, make-up or shaving mirror, minibar, in-room safe, television Internet access, premium bedding, refrigerator, optional rollaway beds, sewing kit, shower and tub combination, slippers, and turndown service on request.

For the Sky Experience Adventure, the available features and rides are the Sky Lounge, Vertigo, Sky Lift, Cliff Hanger, Melvin Reeks Black Light Mini Golf, Dimension, Skywalk Extreme, Tower Zip-Zip, Sky Glider, High Point, and Edge Coasterall these are recreational facilities at the peak of this hotel and recreational facility, Crown Regency Hotel and Towers.