Cebu is one of the most touristic places in the Philippines. Also we will write about beach resorts in Cebu around Mactan airport just in case you are staying near Cebu International Airport. A full travel guide of beach resorts in Cebu.
BEST TIME TO VISIT CEBU
Cebu only has 2 seasons – sunny and rainy – and sunshine tramps rain most days of the year. May to October is the rainy season but even during the rainy season, you can expect occasional sunny days.
The dry season is from November to April. The dry season is the best time to visit Cebu where you can enjoy sunny days around the beach.
Beach Resorts in Cebu: Mactan Area
If you are staying near the airport or you prefer staying in Cebu in a relax beach with a pool. Read below the list of beach resorts in Cebu around Mactan.
1. Bluewater Maribago Beach Resort
Bluewater Maribago Beach Resort is a resort for travelers interested in convenience, relaxation and plenty of leisure activities. Sample international and local cuisines or light snacks from the Spa Café Juice Bar. Maribago Blue Water Beach Resort’s Amama Spa and water sports like jet skiing and scuba diving,
Room rates starts at 7000 PHP and the sunsets are so beautiful.
Address: Maribago, Buyong, Mactan Island, Cebu, Philippines, 6015
2. Shangri-La’s Mactan Resort & Spa
Shangri-La’s Mactan Resort is the most beautiful of the beach resorts in Cebu offers a luxurious beach with an outdoor pool and both free in-room WiFi and wired internet. Spread over 2 separate wings, the spacious air-conditioned rooms have private balconies overlooking the Mactan Sea and tropical landscaped grounds.
Fresh seafood is served at the Cowrie Cove, and Acqua offers Italian cuisine. Alternative dining options include Cantonese food at Tea of Spring, and international buffet at Tides.
Address: Punta Engaño Road, Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu, Mactan Island, Cebu, Philippines, 6015
3. Crimson Resort and Spa
Crimson Resort and Spa is located in Lapu Lapu one of the most popular for holiday destinations. Recreation can be enjoyed on the golf course which is within three kilometers of the property, in the fitness center, or on the beach where all the water sports are.
Address: Seascapes Resort Town, Mactan Island, Cebu, Philippines
4. Waterfront Airport Hotel and Casino Mactan
Waterfront Airport Hotel is located near SM City Cebu and Basilica Minore del Santo Nino. Mini bars, 24-hour room service, televisions, and refrigerators are a few of the en-suite amenities for guests.There are a few restaurants and you can relax at Cebu Aquarius Pool.
Address: 1 Airport Road, Lapu-lapu City, Mactan Island, Cebu, Philippines
5. JPark Island Resort and Waterpark
JPark Island Resort and Waterpark with a waterpark on-site that is designed by the theme park experts of Dream Park International USA. JPark Island Resort and Waterpark is set on providing utmost luxury and comfort to their guests.
JPark Island Resort and Waterpark has a unique waterpark which is the first and only resort of its kind in Cebu.
Address: M.L. Quezon Highway, Brgy.Maribago, Mactan Island, Cebu, Philippines, 6015
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6. Pacific Cebu Resort
Pacific Cebu Resort is located in Mactan Island. Pacific Cebu Resort has 132 rooms that features like 24-hour room service, free Wi-Fi in all rooms, 24-hour security, daily housekeeping, gift/souvenir shop.
The hotel’s badminton court, boats, water sports equipment rentals, snorkeling, private beach and amazing facilities to enjoy.
Address: Suba-basbas, Lapu-lapu City, Mactan Island, Cebu, Philippines, 6015
7. Cordova Reef Village Resort
Cordova Reef Village Resort is five minutes from Cebu’s floating restaurant Lantaw and a 20-minute boat ride to Hilutungan’s Marine Sanctuary where guests can snorkel.
Cordova Reef Village Resort has an excellent location beside the beach and is ideal for relaxing or beach activities like snorkeling, jet skiing, kayaking, parasailing, fishing, and open water scuba diving certification.
Address: Sitio Bantayan Poblacion, Cordova, Mactan Island, Cebu, Philippines, 6701
8. Movenpick Hotel Mactan Island Cebu
Movenpick Hotel Mactan Island Cebu is one of the most popular only 10 minutes away from Mactan Cebu International Airport. There are 245 luxurious guest rooms and suites.
Movenpick Hotel Mactan Island Cebu features four specialty restaurants offering authentic Mediterranean and international cuisine. Be sure to visit the Ibiza Beach Club and an authentic churassco grill and tapas bar.
Movenpick Hotel Mactan Island Cebu offers an exclusive beach, an outdoor swimming pool, a game room, state-of-the-art fitness center, and spa facilities.
Address: Punta Engaño, Lapu-Lapu, Mactan Island, Cebu, Philippines, 6015
9. Nordtropic Resort and Residences
Nordtropic Resort and Residences is an ideal of the beach resorts in Cebu with 15 rooms with free Wi-Fi in all rooms, 24-hour security, daily housekeeping, luggage storage, Wi-Fi in public areas are just a few of the facilities.
Nordtropic Resort and Residences provides facilities facilities like watersports equipment rentals, private beach, outdoor pool, pool (kids), garden.
Address: Buyong Road Brgy. Maribago, Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu Philippines, Mactan Island, Cebu, Philippines, 6015
10. BlueFins Resort
BlueFins Resort is one the beautiful beach resorts in Cebu with 24-hour room service, 24-hour front desk, luggage storage, Wi-Fi in public areas, car park. The hotel’s recreational facilities, which include outdoor pool, diving, karaoke to enjoy your days in the resort.
Address: Hadsan Cove Resort, Agus, Mactan Island, Cebu, Philippines, 6015
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Beach Resorts in North Cebu: Malapascua Area
11. BLANCO BEACH RESORT
We stayed our days in Malapscua at Blanco Beach Resort. The hotel is located very close to the main beach; it’s actually just a 3-minute walking distance away. It’s our favorite one in the list of beach resorts in North Cebu in Malapascua area.
The room was big enough for the three of us and luckily, the internet was working really well. We loved that in Blanco Beach Resort there are a few modems to connect to which are distributed among different floors and places in the hotel. As Digital Nomads, we love getting good internet connection wherever we go. If you are one too, this is a great place in Malapascua for you too, for sure!
12. TEPANEE BEACH RESORT
Tepanee Beach Resort sits on top of a 33 ft² piece of land on Malapascua Island. It provides private beach access and cozy rooms with wooden and bamboo furnishings. Guests can enjoy water sports activities by the beach. Free WiFi is available throughout the property.
Their rooms starts at $60 and up, free of breakfast!
13. MOONLIGHT RESORT
Moonlight resort has its own charm. They have plants and trees as well as small huts and swings around the property where people can hang-out. They have free wifi and they can even arrange a babysitter if ever a customer asks for one or in need of one.
Their standard room with fan, own toilet and a balcony costs from $32 for single bed and $36 for double bed for two person.
14. HIPPOCAMPUS BEACH RESORT
Hippocampus Beach Resort also organizes excursions and island tours at an additional charge for the guests who stays at the resort. Guests can also enjoy water sports like snorkeling. PADI and SSI-certified scuba diving is also available at the resort. For more relaxing options, massage services are also available. Free wifi and balcony on rooms with sea view.
Rooms starts at $60 for their standard rooms and up! One of the best resorts in Malapascua.
15. MALAPASCUA GARDEN RESORT
Offering views of the garden, Malapascua Garden Resort also offers air-conditioned rooms that are fitted with a wardrobe, a 32-inch flat-screen TV, and a safety deposit box. Private bathrooms come with toilet and hot shower facilities. They also provide mosquito net by request of the guests.
Resort staff can assist with arrangements for massages, snorkeling, diving and various sightseeing tours. Their super deluxe room starts at $60 and family room starts at $67.
Beach Resorts in North Cebu: Area Bantayan Island
16. AMIHAN BEACH CABANAS
The best location in the beach and the prices are starting from: One night stay for 2 persons – P4420 for a Deluxe Bungalow with Sea View
17. SF CANTINA
We stayed at Santa Fe Cantina Resto, we slept in a cottage close to the beach with all the comfort that we needed, from hot water to air conditioning. The place was just a few meters from the beach. It was so nice to just hear the sound of the wind and the waves as we rested on our cottage.
One night stay in a Double room with Balcony and Sea View costs P2600. One of our favorite beach resorts in North Cebu and it’s on a budget.
18. ANIKA ISLAND RESORT
In front of the beach is one the most popular resorts in Bantayan island: One Garden View Queen Room for two costs P3250 per night. One night accommodation in Sunrise View Triple Room costs P4450 for two and Ocean View Triple Room costs P5400 for a one-night stay for two.
19. LA PLAYA ESTRELLA BEACH RESORT
The location is great, very easy to get to Paradise beach and Ogtong cave. One night stay in a Deluxe room with Garden and Sea View costs P3600 for two people.
Beach Resorts in South Cebu: Area Moalboal
20. PESCADORES SEA VIEWS
We stayed at Pescadores Sea View Resort, and we recommend our stay 100%. The staff is super friendly and here you can enjoy a delicious local breakfast. There are board games and a pool table available in the reception area.
If you want to do activities like snorkeling and kayaking, they will provide the gear for FREE if you are a guest. The beach is really nice for swimming, snorkeling, and kayaking. You can even see turtles not so far from the seashore.
Not to mention that taking pictures here or flying a drone were really awesome because of the stunning views. And the sunset, who doesn´t like to enjoy a magical sunset after an amazing day swimming and kayaking?
We rented a Kayak but not the usual one. It was a transparent kayak which we enjoyed a lot because the water is so clear and you can see where is the right place to snorkel.
For the rental Kayak is only for guests at Pescador Seaview Resort. It costs 150 PHP for 15 minutes and first 15 minutes are free of charge.
21. MOALBOAL BEACH RESORT
Moalboal Beach Resort is one of the best cheap resort in Cebu, it is located South of the city of Cebu. Guests can play a game of billiards, or soak in the spa pool, infinity pool, fully air conditioned room, best view of the sea, a good connection of Wifi, and it also has a restaurant that is always available.
Moalboal Beach Resort offers 3 types of rooms which are called Sunrise Deluxe room, Deluxe room, and Standard room. Rooms rates from $37 to $56.
22. QUO VADIS DIVE RESORT
Quo Vadis Dive Resort is in front of Panagsama Beach and is it 1.9 mi away from the town of Moalboal. It is one of the top rated location is Moalboal. It offers a free airport shuttle, swimming pool, it also has free WiFi, and also offers free breakfast.
You can choose from 6 room categories. Room rates for $43 up to $150.
Beach Resorts in South Cebu: Oslob Area
23. Bluewater Maribago Beach Resort
Bluewater Sumilon Island Resort is the only hotel on Sumilon Island surrounded by clear blue waters and has direct access to a white sand beach as well as an adjoining coral reef beach. Bluewater Sumilon is the most popular of the beach resorts in South Cebu.
There are fun activities for guests including picnics on the beach or aboard boats, fishing, hiking, and snorkeling. The resort also arranges for island hopping and cave tours.
Address: Bangcogon, Oslob, Sumilon Island, Cebu, Philippines, 6025
24. Seafari Resort Oslob
Seafari Resort Oslob is one the most beautiful beach resorts in South Cebu with 10 bedrooms with daily housekeeping, luggage storage, Wi-Fi in public areas, car park, room service. Seafari Resort Oslob has hot tub, outdoor pool, spa, massage and garden.
Address: Cuancua-ay, Tanawan, Oslob, Oslob, Cebu, Philippines, 6025
25. Seascape Beach Resort Oslob
Seascape Beach Resort Oslob is located 25 kilometers far from Dumaguete and it’s one one the affordable beach resorts in South Cebu that features a restaurant, outdoor swimming pool and garden.
There is free private parking and the property provides paid airport shuttle service. Seascape Beach Resort Oslob has a terrace and breakfast is included.
Address: Natalio Bacalso South National Highway, Barangay Pungtod, Cebu, Oslob, Cebu, Philippines, 6025
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