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Cebu
Travel Guide

Cebu showing general coastal views and tropical scenes

Visit Spanish cathedrals, colonial buildings and ancient temples, or just enjoy the stunning beaches of one of the prettiest islands in the Philippines.

Brush up on the island’s history at the Museo Sugbo. It’s an old prison that’s been converted into a museum. Head inside to see artifacts from pre-Spanish times right up to today. Stop by the charming Casa Gorordo Museum or the Yap Sandiego Ancestral House and head inside to see the antique furniture.

Another interesting place to visit is the Santo Nino Basilica and Cebu Metropolitan Cathedral. Here you can see religious buildings from the Spanish era. Check out Fort San Pedro and the Jesuit House for more colonial relics. Wander up to Tops, a popular observation deck, to get a great view of the city and then make your way back down to cool off in the sea. There are beaches all around the province, with the most popular ones over on Mactan Island. Waters are crystal clear and the sand soft, white, and clean.

If you want to avoid flashy resorts and pricey restaurants, head to the smaller cities and beach communities in the south. Prices are lower and locals friendlier. Be sure to drop by religious sites like the Simala Shrine and make your way inland to the stunning Kawasan and Tumalog Falls. Get even farther away from the crowds and take a trip out to one of the province’s near-deserted islands.

Cebu is a stunning destination with something to offer history buffs and leisure seekers alike. Gaze at old buildings and explore museums or just sit back on a beach and stare out at the pristine waters. It features an intriguing mixture of architectural styles and some fascinating museums. It’s also home to a well-developed tourism industry that caters to both luxury seekers and those looking for something more authentic.

Quest Hotel & Conference Center – Cebu
Quest Hotel & Conference Center – Cebu
3 out of 5
Archbishop Reyes Avenue, Cebu, Cebu
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is P3,052 per night from 19 May to 19 May
Situated in a shopping district, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Cebu International Convention Center, Ayala Center, and Cebu Business Park. Waterfront ...
4.3/5Excellent! (1,688 reviews)
"Stuff very friendly awesome place to chill and relax"

Reviewed on Dec 19, 2020

Quest Hotel & Conference Center – Cebu
Summit Galleria Cebu
Summit Galleria Cebu
3 out of 5
Robinsons Galleria Cebu, B. Benedicto St, Corner General Maxilom Avenue, Cebu
The price is P3,312 per night from 19 May to 19 May
Located in North Reclamation Area, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Robinsons Galleria Cebu and Heritage of Cebu Monument. SM City Cebu and Cebu Metropolitan ...
4.2/5Very Good! (250 reviews)
"Nothing i hated the place and please take it off your list ,its the worst place i ever sta"

Reviewed on Nov 21, 2020

Summit Galleria Cebu
Crown Regency Hotel and Towers Cebu
Crown Regency Hotel and Towers Cebu
4 out of 5
Tower 1, Fuente Towers, Brgy Santa Cruz, President Osmena Boulevard, Cebu, Cebu
Free Cancellation
The price is P3,393 per night from 19 May to 19 May
Located in Santa Cruz, this spa hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Robinsons Plaza and Fuente Osmena Circle. Mango Square and Cebu Doctor's University Hospital ...
3.1/5 (865 reviews)
"Condition of the room was old. I saw small roaches in the room. Bed was comfortable and sheets seemed clean."

Reviewed on Apr 3, 2020

Crown Regency Hotel and Towers Cebu
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Serenity Farm and Resort
Serenity Farm and Resort
3.5 out of 5
Sitio Tiguib, Brgy, Malubog, Cebu, Cebu
Situated in the mountains, this vacation home is 1.9 mi (3 km) from Mountain View Nature's Park and 2 mi (3.3 km) from Tops Lookout. Temple of Leah and Sirao ...
Serenity Farm and Resort
Studio Suites in Cebu City
Studio Suites in Cebu City
2.5 out of 5
Junquera Extension, F. Ramos St., Cebu
The price is P1,433 per night from 19 May to 19 May
Located in the heart of Cebu, this aparthotel is within a 10-minute walk of Cebu Normal University, Fuente Osmena Circle, and Mango Square. University of San ...
3.2/5 (44 reviews)
Studio Suites - Cebu
"The apartment had everything you needed, and was fine. The front staff was not very helpful. They would not even provide water to me. Everything was extra..."

Reviewed on Feb 3, 2020

Studio Suites in Cebu City
Luxury Loft in Cebu City
Luxury Loft in Cebu City
3 out of 5
Ultima Residences, Crown Regency Hotels, Tower 3, Osmena Boulevard, Cebu, Cebu
The price is P3,200 per night from 19 May to 19 May
This family-friendly Cebu aparthotel is located in the entertainment district, within a 10-minute walk of Fuente Osmena Circle, Mango Square, and Cebu Doctor's ...
3.5/5Good! (71 reviews)
"Good place to stay for Sinulog and no other reasons."

Reviewed on Jan 22, 2020

Luxury Loft in Cebu City
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