Vista Residences Taft - LOCATION
Vista Residences Taft is located at Taft Ave.,Malate Manila.
Vista Residences Taft is located along the historic Taft Avenue—near the addresses Manila’s well-to-do families once coveted. It is also situated beside the premier educational institution De La Salle University Manila and right in front of LRT-1 Vito Cruz Station. Also within short walking distance are the De La Salle – College of Saint Benilde and St. Scholastica’s College Manila.
This location puts the 39-story mixed-use tower in close proximity of the Taft Avenue section of the University Belt, within short driving or commuting distance to schools like Adamson University, Emilio Aguinaldo College, the Philippine Normal University, the Philippine Chrisian University, the Philippine women’s University, the Technological University of the Philippines, Saint Paul University Manila, Santa Isabel College Manila, the University of the Philippines Manila campus, and the Universidad de Manila.
Aside from these schools, residents of the Vista Residences Taft tower are also within short driving or commuting distance to the schools in Intramuros and the major chunk of the University Belt in Sampaloc and Recto districts. Intramuros, a medieval walled city that serves as one of the city’s most memorable tourist and cultural heritage attraction, is also home to four premier educational institutions known as the Intramuros Consortium. This consortium includes the Dominican-run Colegio de San Juan de Letran, Mapua University, the Lyceum of the Philippines University, and the Pamantasan ng Lungsod Maynila (City College of Manila).
The Sampaloc and Recto districts boast of institutions such as the University of Santo Tomas, the University of the East, Far Eastern University, National University, the Polytechnic University of the Philippines, San Beda College, Jose Rizal University, La Consolacion College Manila, San Sebastian College – Recoletos de Manila, the College of the Holy Spirit Manila, Centro Escolar University, and Arellano University.
Other than proximity to such educational institutions, residents can also enjoy the conveniences of dynamic city living through a wide number of retail stores, restaurant concepts, shopping options, lifestyle services, banks and ATMs, and pharmacies within short walking distance. It is also within a stone’s throw away from the Philippine General Hospital and the Manila Doctors Hospital.
Vista Residences Taft is also near one of the country’s biggest lifestyle and leisure destinations, the SM Mall of Asia. Other nearby shopping destinations also include Harrison Plaza and Robinson’s Ermita. The Cultural Center of the Philippines, home to many of the Philippines’ best classical concerts, theater, and art events, is a short jeepney ride away. Similarly, the theme park Star City and the events hub World Trade Center is within easy reach. Nearby places of worship are the Our Lady of Remedios Church in Malate and the Pearl of Great Price Chapel. Temples for different faiths such as Buddhism and Sikhism are also within short driving distance from the Vista Residences Taft Tower.
There are also a number of public transportation options, including several jeepney and UV Express routes, as well as quick access to Metro Manila’s light rail network through the LRT-1 Vito Cruz Station. The train network is one of the fastest way to get around the metro’s key central business districts.
Schools / Universities
- De La Salle University
- College of St. Benilde
- St. Scholastica's College
- UP Manila