A LIFE-CHANGING HOLIDAY
Over the years, The Farm at San Benito has helped thousands of people succeed in their quest to live a healthier and balanced lifestyle through integrative medical services, preventive health care practices, and awareness on consuming nutritious foods in its purest form. Our team of experts is trained specifically on a science-based, evidence-based, and results-driven approach to attaining optimal health.
The Farm at San Benito is a world-class holistic medical wellness resort located in Lipa, Batangas, just a 90-minute drive south of Manila. It rests on a 48-hectare lush green jungle, with a stunning view of the majestic mountains, fresh air with pristine and uplifting life-giving energy radiating around the property. This world-renowned, multi-award winning resort offers natural and holistic medically-supervised health optimization programs addressing some of the most alarming and prevalent lifestyle illnesses in today’s society such as diabetes, obesity, hypertension, hormonal imbalance as well as anxiety, stress and depression. Programs are carefully planned and conducted by internationally-trained integrative medical doctors, spa therapists, nutritionists, living food experts, fitness coaches and yoga teachers. With only 33 exclusive suites and villas, a well-maintained property, world-class service, and the Filipinos’ nurturing touch, The Farm offers guests an unparalleled life-changing holiday experience.
A Look at The Farm’s Signature Retreats
De-Stress & Revivify
First among the programs is the 2-night, 3-day stay, which includes the ideal mix of fitness and meditative activities that enhances both physical and spiritual wellness. The highlight of this program is the ALIVE! living foods experience, which introduces a nutrient-dense organic vegan cuisine that’s high in fibre, essential nutrients, rich in antioxidants and phytonutrients probiotics and key enzymes our body needs. Those who book this relaxing retreat can look forward to being liberated from their worries while being gifted with positive energy to overcome life’s daily challenges.
Beauty and Vitality
Stress and poor nutrition weakens our body and natural beauty. With The Farm’s 2-night, 3day stay, guests are exposed to nourishing vegan diets, regular exercise, and infusions of vitamins to restore what gets stripped off when we go through stressful daily experiences. The core of this program is to help guests achieve balance between their physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual selves to gain enhanced radiance, vitality, and genuine and holistic appreciation for oneself.
Guests seeking an authentic transformative experience would surely enjoy The Farm’s 4night, 5-day stay; a program that stays true to The Farm’s original healing paradigms, providing guests with the most complete detox from toxins and life- draining energies. Supported by cleansing juices, guided fasts, and nutritional enrichment, guests undergo deep cellular healing, renewing them from within, helping them regain youthful energy. The Farm’s Wellness Team will create a specialized program that combines specific medical services and holistic treatments based on a guest’s state of health. Once the program is completed, guests are rewarded with better vigor and a renewed sense of vibrant well-being. This program makes full use of The Farm’s cleansing juices and healing rituals, purging negative elements from the body while providing it optimum nutrition. Hectic lifestyles today often contribute to poor weight management and less-than-ideal physical fitness. We tend to eat the wrong food at excessive amounts and neglect to eat what nourishes us at the right time. The Farm team helps guests in determining their ideal body state and defining a series of fitness goals that can be achieved in a sustainable way. It includes fitness sessions with a personal trainer, combined with treatments to break down fat and other toxic elements in the body.
Weight Management, Diabetes Prevention & Heart Health
The Farm’s approach to the management of obesity, diabetes, hypertension, and stress is to resolve the root cause of the dysfunction and to bring the body back to a natural state of balance. The Farm’s 6-night, 7-day stay; consists of diagnostics, detoxification, a nutritional program to rejuvenate the body at a cellular level, thermal and spa treatments, physical exercise and psycho-emotional sessions to learn natural ways to develop a healthy lifestyle. Our therapies help the body give up excessive fat cells where toxins are deposited, by cleansing the internal organs, with particular attention to the colon, liver, kidneys, lungs and skin.
The Farm’s extensive programs include an enzyme-rich diet that allows the various organ systems to rest and recover, resulting in improved absorption and metabolism, a thermal spa to take away the effects of muscle tension and stress, and breathing exercises and mindful meditation like yoga designed to mobilize stagnant unhealthy gasses trapped in the digestive system. Psycho-emotional sessions focused on guided meditation and energy body nourishment are provided to address the non-physical components of the disease. All programs at the Farm are conducted in collaboration with experts, licensed medical doctors, and highly experienced hospitality professionals. Guests will receive dedicated attention and service from the heart to ensure a truly relaxing and rejuvenating stay.
Pain Management & Mental Health
The Farm at San Benito offers the PAIN MANAGEMENT & Mental Health program as your first option for non-surgical neck, shoulder and back pain without using drugs. From assessment, preparation, treatment, fitness training and home instructions and follow-ups, you are assured that you are in good hands with The Farm’s specialized team: rehabilitation medicine consultant, trained integrative medicine doctors, nutritionist, licensed physical therapist, licensed massage therapist, yoga instructors and fitness instructor. The team will guide you through your therapy using various medically-accepted proven non-surgical modalities such as acupuncture, manual manipulation, massage therapy, thermotherapy, hydrotherapy, nutritional therapy and supplementation, detoxification, yoga, physical therapy exercises and Behavioral Therapy, combined with its highly-nutritious green juices, salads and herbal teas. The Farm embraces a holistic approach to pain management, because pain is not just of a physical origin. Pain has psycho-socio-emotional components that impacts the physical body. Chronic pain specially does have its deeper roots which can be accessed through the mind, whether conscious or subliminal. At The Farm, our goal is to provide enough pain relief to be able to actively perform daily activities, prevent further injury or stress and to be able to maintain an ability to function adequately at home and at work.
On the other hand, some pains are not physical in nature. But debilitating enough to prevent a person from functioning optimally both in personal and social spheres in everyday life. The Farm has a way of discharging emotional voltage of a traumatic experience or freeing someone from some form of phobia. The Farm team of psychologists and doctors trained in mental health can assess and determine the nature of the condition and from there, prescribe the best approach and with loving warmth, accompany you through your journey towards in attaining a life of joy and fulfillment.
The Farm Experience
The Alive! Restaurant, Integrated Medical Clinic, Healing Sanctuary Spa & Acqua Sanctuary, Mindful Movement & Fitness and its Healing Environment inclusive of heartfelt service by its staff make up The Farm’s five healing components. The Farm has all the key elements for a genuinely transformative retreat.
Alive! Restaurant is The Farm’s source of nourishment and organic vegan feasts. Open from six in the morning to twelve midnight, this restaurant practices innovative food preparations, offering raw and cooked culinary creations. It serves world-class, international vegan cuisine masterpieces that aid in improving digestion, purging toxins, and optimizing nutrition. It also prepares special transition diets and cleansing & nourishing juices for guests that seek to enhance their healing experience.
The Integrative Medical Clinic/ Holistic Sanctuary, Healing Sanctuary Spa & Acqua Sanctuary go hand-in-hand in providing guests with direct healing interventions that help them rejuvenate and overcome the effects of stress on the body. They combine integrative medical practices from all over the world to give immersive healing to each guest.
Every guest is encouraged to participate in Mindful Movement and Fitness activities. Personalized regimens are created depending on a guest’s wellness status and fitness goals. They may be recommended to spend time at the gym, join coached training sessions, participate in yoga classes and healing movements from different streams of natural healing, have aquatic exercises, take walks across the gardens or have dedicated time for meditation. Every week, special health and cooking classes can also be scheduled, maximizing every opportunity to develop a sustainable healthy lifestyle. The Farm experience is made whole with a guest’s choice of accommodation. Their desired villa will serve as their personal sanctum where they can relax in privacy, or spend quality time with loved ones. Guests have a wide array of choices from the rustic, to suites and villas that represent the height of luxury. Every villa has a unique interpretation of modern tropical design, with each unit reflecting the beauty of nature’s wonders. The Luxury Pool Villas (Narra Pool Villa, Master Villa and The Lakan Villa) are the most popular selection of indulgent accommodations, featuring heated pools, adding a deeper dimension of relaxation and comfort.
The Five Pillars of The Farm
The first step in every retreat is diagnosis. The Farm believes that one size does not fit all, every program is made personal through a meticulous diagnosis. The early stage of the retreat begins with an integrative medical consultation, mental health and behavioral medicine consultation, body composition analysis, nutritional assessment, fitness assessment and needs-based choices of brain biofeedback, core nutrient and metabolic test, blood chemistry, and comprehensive digestive stool analysis.
The next step is to get rid of any unwanted toxins through a deep cleanse from the body. This phase includes procedures geared towards internal organ cleansing of the colon, kidneys, liver, lungs, and skin. Creating quality space is imperative as a vessel for the new things you want for your life be this fresh or dynamic life experiences or health goals. This is achieved through medical management of mental and emotional concerns through psychoemotional clearing and neurogenic release. Included in The Farm’s extensive detox are steam and sauna therapy, detoxifying body scrubs, thermal therapy and hydrotherapy.
Once the body is purified, it’s time to nourish it with the right nutrients, procedures, and overall healing environment. At this stage of the retreat, an enzyme–rich vegan cuisine is introduced as well as fibre-rich cleansing drinks, and the many benefits of Virgin Coconut
Oil. The guest undergoes nutritional infusion therapy and additional nutritional support (supplements). Harmonising the guest’s energy level also plays an important role in the retreat which is why energy work like Craniosacral therapy, Reiki, and Jin Shin Jyutsu are highly recommended. There are several therapies that can help heal a person not only physically, but also emotionally, psychologically, and spiritually. The Farm offers art therapy, massage therapy, nourishing body wraps, facials, and aromatherapy. All these must take place in a healthy healing environment such as The Farm’s serene facility surrounded by lush green that radiates a positive energy.
Bodies that are rightfully nourished are now equipped to undergo repair and regeneration; to support this, The Farm offers: scar tissue release therapy, physiotherapy, lymphatic drainage, acupuncture, therapeutic baths and soaks, thermal therapy, ozone therapy, and
PURE Health Aids that help improve blood circulation, muscle enhancement and fat burners.
Sustain The Farm at San Benito is all about sustainability. One’s journey to a healthy lifestyle does not end once they leave our wellness property. We ensure that our guests do everything the right way. To help our guests achieve their ultimate goal, we set up a sustainable healthy lifestyle discussion, nutritional consultation with a personalized meal plan they can follow in the comfort of their homes, nutritional supplements, vegan food culinary preparation classes to teach them how to properly prepare their meals, life coaching, yoga and fitness sessions, guided meditation and spiritual development classes, and partnerships with urban medical wellness centers where they can seek further help when back to high-paced lifestyle of the metro.
The Farm at San Benito offers retreats, services, and holistic medical wellness experiences that are evidence-based, science-based and results driven to heal and rejuvenate. Save as much as 20% off on The Farm’s medically supervised Health Optimization programs from De-Stress & Revivify, Beauty & Vitality, Detox D’ Lite, Weight Management, Diabetes Prevention & Heart Health, Pain Management & Mental Health, Fitness & Sports Enhancement. An all-inclusive Health Optimization Program starts at USD 436++ per person per night on double occupancy/ USD 524++ on single occupancy. Seasonal rates are valid until December 20, 2018. To book a retreat or learn more about The Farm, simply visit www.thefarmatsanbenito.com. For direct inquiries, call [phone], (+63) 918 8848080, or email [email] or [email firstname.lastname@example.org].