Coming back after a couple of years, I was still impressed by what I saw. Despite being a rather "veteran" resort, the Avillion has maintained the place REALLY well. You know how the maintenance culture here in Malaysia ain't exactly a priority, so kudos to the management for keeping everything in tip-top condition; from the overall premises in general, the rooms, the gardens, the pools, I had no complaints whatsoever, personally.
Anyway, the retreat was indeed a fun one. Sure, we had to squeeze our brains somewhat in coming up with new and fresh ideas for the year 2012, but it was all achieved in a cool and laidback setting and manner.
We chilled out during the ideas sessions and even played a good game of volleyball. Yes, volleyball. Where the team who could actually serve, won, which was my team. Haha. Hey, I even won the MVP award, OK?
|The obligatory jumping pose|
|The SEA Games volleyball team didn't know what they were missing|
|The victorious team|
|Hurrah, we won... a bunch of crackers!|
|The Most Valuable Player deserves some Toblerone|
Now, allow me to share some snaps of the resort. I would rank it in the Top 3 resorts in PD for a good family getaway, along with Thistle and Legend International Water Homes.
|The water chalets|
|The premium room comes with a private balcony |
|Open-air shower in the room|
|Petting Zoo for the kids|
|There are a couple of pools here. This one's for adults only|