SM Hotels and Conventions Corporation (SMHCC) was established to address the vast potential of tourism in the country. It is now developing and operating hotels and convention centers all throughout the archipelago with a current portfolio of 1,722 rooms housed in the 261-room Taal Vista Hotel, a heritage hotel located in Tagaytay City; the 400-room upper upscale Radisson Blu Hotel in Cebu; the 154-room Pico Sands Hotel in Hamilo Coast; the 204-room Park Inn by Radisson in Davao; the 155-room Park Inn by Radisson in Clark in Pampanga; the 348-guestroom deluxe 5-star hotel, Conrad Manila, located in the Mall of Asia Complex, and in the recently launched 200-room Park Inn by Radisson in Iloilo.
All these allow guests to experience luxury and the world-renowned Filipino hospitality, made more memorable by the natural beauty of their surrounding landscapes.
SMHCC operates convention centers and trade halls through SMX Convention Center (SMX), which has become a popular venue for both local and international events. Setting the bar in upscale convention facilities, SMX provides an ideal venue for large-scale institutional events, townhall meetings, weddings, exhibits, and concerts in many cities across the country.
Consequently, SMX has branch out to Taguig, Davao, Bacolod and soon in Clark, Pampanga. SMHCC also operates trade halls in SM Megamall and SM City Cebu. Put together, SMX has a total of 35,623 square meters of gross leasable area (GLA) making it the largest privately run exhibition and conventions business in the Philippines.