Pablo City is better known as the City of the Seven Lakes because of
its seven (7) enticing and legendary crater lakes. It is endowed by
nature with abundant fresh water supply from its eight large
mountain springs which provide excellent potable water to its
San Pablo City is only 90 minutes drive from Manila via
82 kilometers of concrete pavement of the Philippine-Japan
Friendship Highway (Maharlika Highway) and 60 minutes drive from
Lucena City, capital of Quezon Province. It opens gradually into a
scenery of lush fruit trees and the refreshing greenery of an
agricultural locale towards a burgeoning center of commerce and
trade that combines urbanization with the rustic but modest
lifestyles of its people.
Major bus companies ply the developed and well-maintained provincial
roads daily to and from adjacent urban centers in the Philippine capital,
Manila and in Batangas, Laguna and Quezon provinces.
Domestic and foreign tourists go to Manila by air, sea or land, before
proceeding by land to San Pablo City. In the city they can ride in
jeepneys or tricycles to tour the city and the barangays.
Arrival of Spanish troops under Captain Juan de Salcedo in the
village of Sampalok.
Sampalok was converted into parish.
Sampalok was converted to a municipality
and renamed San Pablo de los Montes.
Placed under jurisdiction of Batangas
Returned to Laguna Province.
Don Marcos Paulino was elected first
Municipal President under the Americans.
Approval of Commonwealth (Act) 520 or
Charter of the City of San Pablo with Dr. Potenciano Malvar as first
appointive City Mayor.
Installed first elected City Mayor
Cipriano B. Colago.
- AERA Tennis Clubhouse - Schetelig
- San Pablo Tennis Clubhouse &
San Pablo Swimming Complex - Central Elem. School
- San Pablo Golf Range - San Nicolas
- Sto. Nino Golf Driving Range - Sto.
- YMCA swimming pools &
- Aquino Stadium - San Pablo City
National School of Arts and Trade - Del Remedio
- Weightlifting & Body Building
(1995) P 337,903,905
(1999) P 291,824,546
wet season (rest of the year)
- Villa Escudero
- Bato Resort - San Cristobal
- Cresta Monte and Countryside Resort
- Sto. Angel
- Bukid Resort - Concepcion
- Star Lake & Mohicap Lake - San
- San Rafael Pools - San Rafael
- Kay Inay Resort - San Roque
- Tierra de Oro Resort - San Antonio I
- Naugong Resort - Sta. Filomena
- South Plaza
- Max's Restaurant
- Miyako Japanese Food Restaurant
- Texas Chicken
- Cafe Avenida
- Kamayan sa Palaisdaan
- Centro Park
- Liana's Supermarket
- San Pablo City Shopping Mall
- Mega Disco
- Noelito's Bar
- Zonk's Bar
- La Vida Music Lounge
- Keyboard Cafe
- Lucky Sports Complex
- San Pablo Little Coliseum