Citadines Bacolod City is located along Lacson Street, the main thoroughfare and tourism and food hub of Bacolod City in the Philippines. The 200-unit serviced residence will be part of a mixed-use development which also comprises a condominium and commercial complex. It is a 17-minute drive from the Bacolod-Silay International Airport, and a five-minute drive from the Central District IT Park.
The property is near retail and dining outlets such as Robinsons Place Bacolod and SM City Bacolod, and multinational corporations like Pepsi Cola Plant and Teletech. Educational and medical institutions nearby include University of St. La Salle, Riverside College, Riverside Medical Center as well as tourist spots such as The Ruins, and Capitol Park and Lagoon.
The Citadines property will comprise studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom apartments, as well as facilities including a ballroom, meeting rooms, swimming pool, gymnasium and restaurant.
Bacolod is the second most populous city in Visayas after Cebu City, and is a 1.5-hour flight away from Manila. It is positioned as the premier hub for IT-Business Process Management (BPO) operations in the region. Global BPO companies operating in the city are Convergys, Teleperformance, Teletech, and Transcom, among others. The local government is also pushing for the development of the city’s tourism industry.