Robinsons Land Corporation (RLC) Ground Breaks Robinsons Place Naga.
The once blank, vast area along Roxas Avenue corner Almeda Highway in Naga City, Bicol region is set to be an extension of every Bicolanos’ home as Robinsons Place Naga is rising in this historic region by 2016.
This mixed-use development, comprising of a three-level commercial building annexed to a two-level office structure, warmly welcomes the mall-going public within all directions of the region to shop from a wide variety of retail stores, be satisfied with different dining options, and enjoy its entertainment facilities. The al fresco brings vibrancy to the ambiance of Robinsons Place Naga, with talisay trees lined in several spots to provide shade and coolness.
Locals and visitors alike will surely notice the unique mall interior which uses abundant Bicolandia’s iconic gabi and pili nut in its interiors to compliment and promote the rich culture and heritage of the Bicolanos.
Upon entering the Mall, shoppers and mall-goers can find themselves gazing at the ceiling, where large, leaf-shaped–reminiscent of gabi (taro) leaves are seen lighted with green, LED lights surrounded with white lighting that illuminate the grand entrance.
The leaf motif continues to the atrium, whose ceiling has also leaf patterns with glowing lights that brightens the activity area. Complimenting these ceiling designs are green posts and vertical gardening interspersed throughout the Mall interiors. A spacious activity area located at the Mall’s Atrium area is the ideal venue for shows and events that will take place when the mall opens next year.
Such familiar motifs create a sense of regional pride and a homey feel for families and friends gathering inside Robinsons Place Naga while indulging on favourite mall activities whether—be it ‘pasyalan with family and friends, , dining, shopping, entertainment, or more. With Robinsons’ anchor tenants such as the Robinsons Department Store, Robinsons Supermarket, Handyman, and Robinsons Appliance, mixed with more features, this newest mall is surely set to be Naga’s favourite hangout, place-to-be destination.
Knowing Bicolano’s fondness to gather and eat together, a food court where a variety of food choices are is located at the Mall’s 3rd Level. Families and groups of friends can satisfy their cravings in this dining area surrounded by refreshing colors of white, green, and wood brown –rendering the food court area a refreshing outdoor ambiance. The Food Court’s ceiling design is reminiscent of a tree with sprouting branches—providing a feel of eating on an outdoor picnic setting. Again, the lush gabi leaves are added as wall decors in this area.
Enhancing the great dining experience is the thrilling adventure of watching international and local movies at Robinsons Movieworld which will house 6 cinemas including a 3D format, located also at the 3rd Level. Mall-goers can also gather at the Al Fresco area, whose second floor is an entirely open space that stays true to its open design concept. It features stalls and communal spaces with small plants and trees interspersed in the area along with leaf-shaped benches composed of fiber glass and simulated wood.
Below, the mall-goers can find the perfect spot for selfies at the installation of “R heart Naga” centerpiece facing a lighted pond. It is also surrounded by small trees to add to the refreshing vibe of the interior.
Apart from the leisure activities mall-goers can do inside the mall, other conveniences are being offered by Robinsons Naga. Since it easily accessible from major establishments such Ateneo De Naga; Naga City Science High School; University of Nueva Caceres; STI College Naga; Bicol Medical Center; Mother Seton Hospital; Plaza Medica; Our Lady of Penafrancia Basilica Minore Parish; different banks including BDO, Development Bank of the Philippines, and Allied Banking Corporation, as well as Naga City Transportation Terminals; Robinsons Place Naga will be providing jeepney and tricycle terminals .