Cebu City is one of the most popular cities to visit in the Philippines. According to the Regional Tourism Office, an estimate of 840,000 tourists visited Cebu from January to April 2013. Cebu has recently been named as the No. 1 place to live in Asia by the online real estate giant Lamudi for being different, affordable and exciting.
Finding a comfortable place to stay in Cebu City is never a problem for all types of travelers as there are lots of affordable hotels to choose from near Fuente Osmeña, IT Park and Ayala Center. If you prefer to stay in a luxury boutique hotel with a stunning beachfront view, the shores of Mactan Island are just 30-minutes ride away from downtown. To get away from the hustle and bustle of the city, head up to some of the mountain and beach resorts with cottage accommodations hidden in the southern part of the island.
Here a list of some of the best hotels in Cebu City that have received high customer ratings. Any one of the hotels listed below could provide a memorable and exciting experience for your family and loved ones.
Best Western Plus Lex Hotel Cebu
Best Western Plus Lex Hotel Cebu is a luxurious 4-star hotel in Cebu City with spacious cozy rooms, nice rooftop pool and fantastic views. It is one of the best hotels in Cebu with friendly and attentive staff.
Shangri-La’s Mactan Resort & Spa
True to the Shangri-La brand of opulence and comfort, the resort and spa is undoubtedly one of the best hotels in Cebu City. The five-star property has a beautiful private beach and is a stone’s throw from popular attractions like the Lapu-Lapu Shrine and Liloan Lighthouse.
Radisson Blu Hotel
This contemporary-designed five-star hotel in Cebu City boasts of 400 comfortable and functional rooms with all amenities fit for the modern traveler. The hotel is also conveniently located right next to SM City Cebu, one of the largest shopping centers in the city.
Crimson Beach Resort & Spa
Located on the eastern coast of Mactan Island, this five-star property is one of the best hotels in Cebu City and the entire Visayas. Aside from the elegant rooms and excellent facilities, the resort very close to area attractions like the Mactan Island Golf Club, Mactan Island Aquarium and the Olango Island Wildlife Sanctuary.
Marco Polo Plaza
Overlooking the gorgeous Cebu City skyline is Marco Polo Plaza with its 329 well-appointed accommodations and top-rated amenities. This five-star Cebu City hotel features an on-site restaurant, a pool and a health club.
Marriott Hotel Cebu City
Located at the heart of bustling Cebu City, this five-star Marriott provides the perfect base for exploring the sights, sounds and tastes of the Queen City of the South. Aside from award-winning hospitality, this hotel also boasts of excellent amenities and opulent guest rooms perfect for even the most discriminating traveler.
Quest Hotel & Conference Center
This stunning 18-floor hotel has 427 furnished rooms and suites with a great outdoor pool, fast Internet access, and large comfy rooms.
Crown Regency Hotel & Towers
Crown Regency Hotel and Towers is not just one of the best hotels in Cebu City. It is also one of the most exciting. With heart-stopping adventures like the Edge Coaster and Sky Walk, this hotel’s Sky Experience Adventure is something worth booking a one-week stay for!
Alpa City Suites Hotel
This four-star business hotel is located in downtown Cebu, close to many attractions as well as dining and entertainment venues. Alpa City Suites Hotel offers 84 well-appointed rooms and suites with all the comforts required to make each guest feel at home.
Waterfront Cebu City Hotel
Located in Cebu City’s hopping business and entertainment district, the Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino is a perfect place for both business and leisure travelers. The hotel is a few steps from Asiatown IT Park, home to corporate centers, condominiums, shops, restaurants and entertainment venues. This Waterfront hotel also frequently hosts concerts for both local and international artists.