Best Hotels in Cebu

Cebu is a wonderful city to stay for business and vacation.  It is a major metropolitan city in the heart of the Philippines.  It offers a lot of business opportunities, great entertainment, delectable food, as well as exciting and relaxing vacation destinations on the island.  Whatever you are coming here for, check out our list of best hotels to stay in Cebu and make it your second home.        

Radisson Blu Cebu

If you want an upscale hotel near major malls and tourist destinations, Radisson Blu is worth considering.  Radisson Blu Cebu offers access to SM City Cebu mall. It is also just 10 minutes away from Ayala Center Cebu mall by car.  The Magellan’s Cross and the Basilica Minore del Sto Niño are historical attractions of Cebu and are just a 30-minute walk away from the hotel. 

At Radisson Blu, you can relax and comfort  yourself in their spa. You can also satisfy your cravings at their restaurant that offers many outstanding dishes like grilled seafood and refreshing cocktails.  The restaurant also specialises bistro style menu and offers an option for al fresco dining. You can also enjoy your meals at the pool bar. Guests can also enjoy light refreshments by an assortment of teas at  Dilmah t-bar.

Radisson Blu offers first class amenities with free wifi and free parking.  Each room features panoramic views of the city and Mactan Harbor. Every room has a  comfortable foam bed, flat screen TV with cable, in-room safe, coffee and tea facilities, and just about everything you need in a room.  It also offers 24-hour room service and 24-hour front desk service.

Bai Hotel Cebu

If you want a more contemporary urban hotel, you can also check out Bai Hotel Cebu.  This modern smoke-free 4-star hotel is only 2.5 km from SM Cebu City and 3.6 km from Ayala Center Cebu.  It has 8 restaurants in the hotel building featuring steaks, Japanese dishes, and international cuisine, among others. 

Bai Hotel also features a fitness center, a coffee shop, and outdoor pools for adults and children with a stunning view of the city.  They also have a pool bar where you can relax and enjoy during your stay. For a taste of Cebu nightlife, you can also visit Bai Hotel’s Twilight Roofdeck Lounge and Bar that offers  beers, wines, and cocktails.

Each room at Bai Hotel features room essentials including a smart TV with cable, complimentary coffee and tea, water, and more.  As with most 3 to 5-star hotels in Cebu, buffet breakfast is available at Bai, from 6am-10am.

Waterfront  Cebu City Hotel & Casino

Waterfront Cebu City Hotel and Casino is conveniently located at one of the premium business districts in Cebu.  It just right across the Cebu ITPark, where you can find a wide array of restaurants, food stalls, coffee shops, and bars.  ITPark is also where the new Ayala Central Block Mall is located.  

The Waterfront Hotel features accommodation with free WiFi, a fitness centre, 11 dining options, and an outdoor garden pool with a bar.  This hotel also offers a full service spa and a casino.  Guests can enjoy a massage from the comfort of their rooms.  The hotel’s fitness centre offers a sauna and steam room. The hotel also has a health club and a bar/lounge.

The rooms in the hotel have free WiFi.  Fridges and mini bars are standard as are flat screen TVs with cable channels.  All rooms have their own bathtubs and they also offer 24-hour room service.  

Montebello Villa Hotel

Cebu is a busy city, but you can experience ultimate relaxation in the only garden hotel in the heart of Cebu – Montebello Villa Hotel.  This beautiful and calming hotel is surrounded by landscaped gardens. It is within a 3-minute walk from the University of Cebu and Gaisano Country Mall in Banilad, Cebu City where there are also many restaurants, a grocery store, and a shopping store.  

Montebello hotel offers free WiFi and 24-hour service with its helpful and accomodating staff.  It is a smoke-free hotel with garden pools, recreation center, playroom, and large gardens for couples and families to enjoy.

Their rooms feature basic amenities, such as wireless Internet access, LED TV with cable, shower with hot and cold water, coffee and tea, in-room safe, and fully stocked mini-bar.  Some rooms also feature balconies that overlook the gardens of Montebello.  

Bayfront Hotel

Bayfront Hotel is strategically located near the SM department store and a is a few kilometers away from S&R Shopping.  It is also very accessible when one wants to go to the airport. The hotel features free and secure parking. 

Bayfront offers free WiFi in the lobby and its rooms.  It has wellness facilities like massage, spa, and fitness center. This 3-star hotel has function rooms for meetings and events.  They also have a 24-hour convenience store in the al fresco area, as well as an ATM.         

The rooms at Bayfront hotel are non-smoking, clean, and spacious.  Each room has a comfortable bed and a decent rain shower. It is equipped with basic room amenities like coffee and tea making facilities, in-room safe, mini bar, and complimentary WiFi.

Red Planet Cebu

The Red Planet Cebu is a budget hotel located in the commercial and business district of Cebu.  It is very near the Cebu Business Park where Ayala Center Cebu is located along with other business establishments.  It is a 20-minute drive from Basilica Del Santo Nino, Fort San Pedro, and Casa Gorordo Museum.

The hotel has a  24-hour convenience store.  A variety of dining options are available a 5-minute walk away.  As a 2-star hotel, it offers free WiFi, free parking, 24-hour front desk, non-smoking rooms, a business center, and facilities for disabled guests.  

The rooms are not as big as other hotels, but are functional and comfortable.  You can choose between aircon and fan rooms. The rooms have flat screen TV with cable channels and view of the city.  The bathrooms also have hot water and also hairdryer.  

Toyoko Inn Cebu

Toyoko Inn is a 3-star hotel located in the same building that houses J Centre Mall and SkyWater Park in Mandaue City.  It is about 3 kilometers from SM City Cebu and a 20 to 40-minute ride to the airport by car depending on traffic. It is a good choice if you are on a family vacation with kids that will enjoy the water park in the building or if you want to go for some shopping and food tripping.    

Toyoko offers free breakfast with its accommodation.  It offers 24-hour front desk service, free WiFi throughout the building, and free airport shuttle.  It has self-parking in the building and laundry facilities. Toyoko has two outdoor pools, a bar/lounge, and massage services for your relaxation.  

All 582 rooms in the hotel boast deep soaking bathtubs, rainfall showerheads, and flat-screen TVs. Guests will also find free bottled water, as well as complimentary tea and coffee in the rooms. 

Summit Circle Cebu

In the city centre, Summit Circle Cebu is in an area with good shopping, dining, and entertainment. Fuente Osmena Circle and Magellan’s Cross are notable landmarks near the hotel.  The guests appreciate the hotel’s central location and very accessible by public transportation. It is located in Robinson’s Fuente Cebu, where you can do your groceries, shopping, and dining.  

The 3-star Summit Circle features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge.  There is free WiFi in public areas of the hotel and free self parking. Other amenities include a business centre and laundry facilities.  There is also a shuttle in the building that will take you to another Robinson’s Mall in Cebu, as well as a shuttle nearby that can take you to SM Seaside Cebu. 

All rooms in the hotel are individually furnished.  They offer room service with complimentary bottled water, coffee, and tea.  For a bit of entertainment, guests will find TVs with cable channels, and other amenities you need.  

Cebu has many other hotels.   To help you narrow down your choices depending on your needs and the reason for your stay here in Cebu, we hope you found this list helpful.