The business of Sta. Lucia Realty has grown beyond just the mastery of residential developments. It has likewise set itself apart as the country’s leading golf and country club developer. Its first tandem development of residential estates together with a golf and country club started with the very successful Royale Tagaytay Golf & Residential Estates in Tagaytay City, which boasts of being the only project of its kind to office night-time golfing, with its entire 9-hole golf course fully lighted. This was soon followed by its first major world-class golf & country club development.
The Orchard Golf & Country Club in Dasmariñas, Cavite, noted as the host of the most prestigious international golf tournament this country has ever seen, the 1995 Jonnie Walker Championship Tournament, with a roster of participants that included such golf legends as Greg Norman, Nick Faldo, Ernie Ells and Colin Montgomery.
This wave of initial successes brought about Eagle Ridge Golf & Country Club, the first and the largest golf development of its kind in Asia. Boasting of our 72-hole championship golf courses in one club, it further strengthened its prestige when it commissioned three golf masters, Greg Norman, Nick Faldo, Isao Aoki, plus foremost golf architect Andy Dye to design the courses. It is the only club of its kind to have three clubhouses to cater to the needs of its members, their families and guests.
Not one to rest on its laurels, Sta Lucia Realty proceeded to develop more world-class golf & country clubs around the country which included Ata Vista Golf & Country Club in Cebu; Rancho Palos Verdes Golf & Country Club in Davao City; and Caliraya Spring Golf & Country Club in Cavinti, Laguna, Lakewood in Cabanatuan City. The Summit Point Golf & Country Club in Lipa, Batangas, which will showcase the “World 18” concept, in which 18 of the world’s best hole will be simulated within said golf course.
With eleven golf courses and seven country clubs finished and operational, Sta. Lucia Realty can proudly claim to have developed the most number of golf courses and country club in the Philippines.
From the country club development, Sta. Lucia Realty has also ventured into other areas of development. Having seen as opportunity to diversify which serving the leisure need to f the communities, it has successfully completed and operated beach clubs such as Vista mar Beach Resort in Cebu City; Club Morocco Beach Resort in Subic, Zambales; and Acropolis North Water Camp & Country Clubs in Cabanatuan, Nueva Ecija. Its most recent acquisition is the Southwaters Resort in Lucena, Quezon Province.