Azuela Cove, a 25-hectare waterside development brainchild of Aviana Development Corp., a joint venture partnership between Ayala Land Inc. (ALI) and Alcantara Group of Companies.
Ayala Land Inc. is known for Bonifacio Global City, Makati Central Business District, Nuvali Evoliving in Laguna, and Abreeza Estate in Davao. While the Mindanao based Alcantara Group is known for their agribusiness, power generation, and residential projects in Davao such as Ladislawa Garden Village, Las Terrazas and Woodridge Park.
Azuela Cove Davao Estate Head Rico Manuel
The property being developed is located at Km.7 Lanang, Davao City in the intersection of J.P. Laurel Avenue and R. Castillo Agdao. They are planning to build two condo towers of Ayala Land Premier (ALP) which is said to be 19 and 21 storey high near the waterside. It has a beautiful view of the Davao Gulf and overlooking the Island Garden City of Samal. It will have features like the The Tent for functions, The Sports Hub with a soccer field, The Shops which will have local, national and international dining establishments. It will also have a Forest and Triangle Park. Plus St. Luke’s Medical Center, a specialty hospital, which was welcomed so far by many Davaoenos as a good news.
On August 25, 2016, they held a media briefing at the Visitor Center attended by the Davao media, and members of the Davao Digital Influencers, as well as invited VIP guests of the Aviana, Ayala and Alcantara companies, including executives of St. Luke’s Medical Center.
Host Anthony Pangilinan, Nicasio ‘Nick’ Alcantara, Editha Alcantara, and Aniceto ‘Jun’ Bisnar of Ayala Land during the open forum at the media briefing held at Azuela Cove Visitor’s Lounge last August 25, 2017.
Read more below about the Azuela Cove project and one of the newest property development in Davao City…
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Where the sea meets the city: Azuela Cove, Davao’s prime waterside address.
Soon to attract Davao City’s ever-growing class of savvy, discerning urbanites is a new destination that promises the comforts and conveniences of city living along with the satisfaction and serenity that only a seaside address provides.Image from Ayala Land
A 25-hectare development located at Km 7 Lanang, Azuela Cove is set to become Davao’s prime waterside business and residential district encapsulating a life of fluidity and ease within a vibrant locality and a buoyant economy south of the country. It offers Davao’s denizens the best in home, business, and lifestyle in Mindanao—all in one relaxing locale marked by wide, verdant open spaces and a spectacular view of the Davao Gulf.
Azuela Cove is the brainchild of Aviana Development Corp, a joint venture company between Ayala Land and The Alcantara Group of Companies.
Ayala Land brings in decades of experience in creating master-planned mixed-use estates which include Makati, Bonifacio Global City in Taguig City, and Nuvali in Santa Rosa, Laguna, while The Alcantara Group of Companies (AG) has become one of the largest and most diversified Filipino owned conglomerates in the country. AG’s interests span a wide range of industries, including power generation, agribusiness, forestry, transportation, real estate development and construction-related industries.
“Over the years, Ayala Land has been committed to enriching the way we live and enhancing land nationwide,” said Jun Bisnar, Vice President and COO ALI Vismin group. “We focus on inclusive growth, sharing our expertise as a full line property developer to communities around the country as we remain a reliable partner in nation building,” he added. The company’s confidence in the country’s socio-economic foundations, as well as the strong market potential of the regions, have led to the continued expansion of its developments in Cebu, Iloilo, Negros Occidental, Davao, and Cagayan de Oro, among others. “We continue to build mixed-use estates around the country not only because of the country’s economic growth, but also because of the continued trust and confidence of Ayala Land’s customers and clients,” said Bisnar. “Our focus on sustainability and our genuine partnership with communities, local governments, and other stakeholders sets us apart and helps us fulfill our mission,” he added.
The Shops at Azuela Cove, with a total Gross Leasable Area (GLA) of 3,922 sqm, will be home to local food favorites as well as classic national and international dining establishments. At 1,647sqm GLA, The Shops at Azuela Cove’s first phase offering will launch on the last quarter of 2017. Another initial locator is Ayala Land Premier (ALP), which will spearhead the development of its first condominium towers in the district, all providing a pristine view of Samal Island and the Davao Gulf.
Finally, the world-class St. Luke’s Medical Center comes to Davao through a hospital facility at Azuela Cove that is set to open its doors in 2020.
Beyond the retail spaces and residential offerings, this waterside district will come with dynamic features that guarantee a life at Azuela Cove, is a life well-lived.
The Tent at Azuela Cove, is a 2,000 sqm. air conditioned events tent that can accommodate up to 1,500 people. It will soon be open to the public and is ideal for banquets, wedding receptions, conferences, seminars, exhibits, and more. During our quick tour of the property to be developed, we were told that a Christian wedding will be held sometime this year at the
The Sports Hub at Azuela Cove, includes a 90m x 58m soccer field, a multipurpose Warehouse, and a basketball and volleyball court that are all based on international standard sizes, complete with locker rooms and showers. An open park is also perfect for jogging, biking, and other outdoor activities that sports enthusiasts and the family can definitely enjoy.
As with every development that bears the Ayala Land mark, Azuela Cove is designed with sustainability in mind. Besides the site being hazard-resilient, it will house a man-made forest, landscaping that makes use of endemic Filipino plant species, rainwater catchment facilities, and other features.
Moreover, Azuela Cove marks its contribution to the local economy, with close to 5,000 jobs to be filled in its first phase alone. Connectivity is another important requirement the estate addresses, as it envisions a walkable community through its verdant gardens and paths and offers a convenient point of access to residents and visitors through its location at the junction of J.P. Laurel and R. Castillo Avenues.
Azuela Cove is shaping up to be the ideal address for individuals, families, and businesses in Davao City that are drawn to the urban comforts that Ayala Land developments are known for, but also seek the sense of community that living in Davao brings.