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Top Cebu Historic Hotels

Marco Polo Plaza Cebu
4 out of 5
Cebu Veterans Drive, Nivel Hills, Apas, Cebu, Cebu
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The price is $88 per night from Oct 22 to Oct 23
4.4/5Wonderful! (1,000 reviews)

"The staff is very approachable and friendly. Overall my stay is very amazing. 👏👏"…"

Reviewed on Aug 29, 2020

Marco Polo Plaza Cebu
Montebello Villa Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Gov. M. Cuenco Ave, Cebu, Cebu
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4.2/5Very Good! (553 reviews)

"My lovely wife Sherry & myselfstayed here for 2 weeks, while visiting family and sight seeing. the hotel is walking distance to stores & restaurants. very close to center of downtown Cebu. We had a secondary wedding vows and beautifully set up dinner with the help of the Hotel. The staff where excellent ..."…"

Reviewed on Apr 19, 2020

Montebello Villa Hotel
Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino
4 out of 5
1 Salinas Drive Lahug, Cebu City, Cebu, Cebu
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The price is $81 per night from Nov 4 to Nov 5
3.9/5Very Good! (998 reviews)

"We always stay at waterfront every time we come to Cebu!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino

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Ultima Residences City Suites - Ramos
3.5 out of 5
F. Ramos Street, Cebu, Central Visayas
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3.9/5Good! (76 reviews)
Favourite Stay

"I stayed twice at the Ramos Tower City Suites on my recent holiday and had stayed there in previous years as well. This time around there were a few issues with the rooms I had, problems with Air Con, a door that wouldn't lock,a toilet that broke,a jammed window blind and wi fi that only worked sporadically. ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2017

Ultima Residences City Suites - Ramos
Palazzo Pensionne
2 out of 5
49 General Sepulveda Street, Cebu, Cebu
The price is $30 per night from Oct 22 to Oct 23
3.9/5Good! (207 reviews)

"The staff was ok ..the food was ok at times it’s not.not much to say about this hotel ..but I will choose a different hotel next time."…"

Reviewed on Jul 24, 2019

Palazzo Pensionne
Castle Peak Hotel
3 out of 5
F. Cabahug corner President Quezon St, Villa Aurora, Mabolo, Cebu, Cebu
The price is $34 per night from Oct 23 to Oct 24
3.8/5Good! (585 reviews)

"Very clean room, bathroom was tiled on floor and in shower. Breakfast was very good and very good price. A dipping pool, bar and spa are located on the top floor. Only negative would be there was no microwave in the room and the in room coffee was bad. Most hotels have bad in room coffee so I'm not ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2020

Castle Peak Hotel
USDA Dormitory Hotel
2 out of 5
Pelaez St., Cebu, Cebu
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3.6/5Good! (51 reviews)

"You get what you paid for. It isn't the best place, but it's definitely somewhere to rest. There was a couple of bugs roaming in the room, we were even welcomed by a water bug crawling on the entrance wall inside the hotel! The shower was so small, if you try to turn around your butt will touch the ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2019

USDA Dormitory Hotel
Cebuview Tourist Inn
2.5 out of 5
200 Sanciangko Street, Kalubihan, Cebu, Cebu
The price is $18 per night from Nov 2 to Nov 3
3.6/5Good! (40 reviews)

"good. clean. good price. we are satisfied with this hotel"…"

Reviewed on Nov 27, 2019

Cebuview Tourist Inn
Hotel Sogo Cebu
2.5 out of 5
0197 Sanciangco St. Bgy. Kalubihan, Cebu, Cebu
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3.4/5Good! (19 reviews)
Noise problem

"Every thing was good but the annoying thing was the loud (music) noise which was heard till dawn."…"

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2018

Hotel Sogo Cebu
Sampaguita Suites Plaza Garcia
2.5 out of 5
Plaza Garcia Building Magallanes St, Cebu, Cebu
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3.4/5Good! (322 reviews)
Low-budget stay for 4

"The place was accessible to a lot of places. However, the facilities are a bit old, didn't have enough sockets to charge phones (we got a room for 4 persons). Budget-wise it was good. Wifi didn't reach our room though."…"

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2019

Sampaguita Suites Plaza Garcia
Verbena Hotel
2 out of 5
584 Don Gil Garcia St., Capitol Site, Cebu, Cebu
The price is $36 per night from Oct 23 to Oct 24
3.3/5 (15 reviews)

"We had a wonderful time at verbena hotel. We enjoyed the breakfast they served every morning. The only thing I can suggest is to add another mirror outside so that we have something to use when somebody is using the bathroom where the mirror is installed."…"

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2020

Verbena Hotel
Golden Valley Hotel
2.5 out of 5
155-A Pelaez Street, Cebu, Cebu
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3.2/5 (34 reviews)

"Good ambience and very accomodating staff..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 25, 2019

Golden Valley Hotel
La Gloria Residence Inn
3 out of 5
Corner Climaco and Borromeo Streets, Cebu, Cebu
The price is $25 per night from Oct 21 to Oct 22
3.1/5 (35 reviews)

"fairly decent place to stay but facilities are good, not for few days stay. Credit to the staff they are really very helpful and attended our complaints quickly. Approachable, thank you"…"

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2019

La Gloria Residence Inn
Dragon Home Inn
2.5 out of 5
 175 Gen. Echavez St., Lorega, San Miguel, Cebu, Cebu
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3/5 (15 reviews)
Worth Staying

"The Dragon Home Inn was a very nice stay, with easy access to places to eat within walking distance such as Jollibees and a bakery (out the door and to the right a five minute walk), carenderia (out the door and to the left just a few meters away with delicious native food), and its own in-house ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 14, 2019

Dragon Home Inn
GV Tower Hotel
2 out of 5
7th Floor GV Tower Hotel, Osmena Blvd, Corner Sanciangko St, Cebu, Cebu
The price is $18 per night from Nov 15 to Nov 16
2.9/5 (67 reviews)

"Veiw was good, but room had no hot water, was dirty and a cockroch was found in the room. Staff was friendly."…"

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2019

GV Tower Hotel
Pacific Pensionne
2.5 out of 5
313-A Osmena Boulevard, Cebu, Cebu
The price is $20 per night from Oct 22 to Oct 23
2.9/5 (79 reviews)

"Only thing that was good about it was it was close to everything I wanted to be close to But apart from that not a good look."…"

Reviewed on Nov 17, 2019

Pacific Pensionne
NS Royal Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Juana Osmena St., Cebu, Cebu
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2.7/5 (30 reviews)

"Not so good. No internet, rooms were much smaller than expected. If you come to the wonderful town of Ormoc, stay elsewhere. There are wonderful hotels everywhere, this is not one of them."…"

Reviewed on Jun 4, 2017

NS Royal Hotel
Casa Pelaez
2.5 out of 5
43 Rahmann Street, Brgy. Zapatera, Cebu, Cebu
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About Cebu Historic Hotels

When you go on a Cebu getaway, it is easy to choose a modern hotel, or a chain you are familiar with. You know that your rooms will have all the amenities. However, staying in an in a more unique accommodation can enrich your stay. A stay in a Cebu historic hotel allows you to still have a well-appointed room and one with loads of personality. Additionally, it allows you to surround yourself in Cebu's history.

Something Old, Something New

A visit to one of these Cebu traditional hotels can transport you to a past era as soon as you pass through the lobby. With Old-word style facades and addresses in the center of Cebu, it will become apparent what makes Cebu a must for travelers. Thankfully, you aren't required to live like the hotel's past guest. Although these accommodations are older, they have many up-to-date conveniences to help you keep in touch or relax on your stay. You will find your room outfitted with a cozy bed and just about anything you might need for a wonderful stay.

Once you have explored your hotel, you can continue to take in this culturally-rich area by exploring the famed landmarks and art galleries. Of course, all this hopping through history will stimulate your appetite. Check out our 4126 guest reviews for recommendations from fellow travelers to help make your Cebu visit great. You can also ask your hotels' concierge to recommend where the best places to grab a pint or a meal in Cebu are.

Your Cebu Accommodation Is Waiting

Cebu has 675 vintage hotels that have the look and feel of another era. Some of these famous lodgings are where influential artists may have stayed. You're certain to land a place with all the amenities and the price you wish for. If you want to stay in one of these vintage hotels, book soon, or you could miss out on one of these unique accommodations.

Frequently asked questions

What can a history enthusiast expect from a trip to Cebu?
On a trip to Cebu, historians and history buffs alike can spend an afternoon exploring the cathedral. The array of shops and top-notch restaurants are some of the places to visit while you’re here. You can also discover the festivals during your vacation.
What's the best hotel in Cebu that's close to historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, Sampaguita Suites Plaza Garcia is a top hotel for history seekers booking on Expedia, and it features a restaurant and free parking. Magellan’s Cross is a short walk away. Other choices close to historic sites include Marco Polo Plaza Cebu and Verbena Hotel.
How many historical hotels are there in Cebu?
Cebu has 620 hotels and other lodging options bookable on Expedia, including 98 designated as historic hotels or close to historic sites.
What are the top historical places and other sights to visit in Cebu?
Cebu is notable for its cathedral and landmarks like Fuente Osmena Circle, Cebu Metropolitan Cathedral, and Magellan’s Cross. Cultural venues include Temple of Leah, Cebu Provincial Museum, and Casa Gorordo Museum. Other popular sights include Ayala Center and SM City Cebu.
What is a historic hotel like in Cebu?
Historic hotels give guests an opportunity to stay in a building recognized with a national historic designation. Historic hotels throughout the world come in all forms like stately homes, palaces or even lodges, old police stations or skyscrapers — as long as it’s of special interest. These types of hotels in Cebu often preserve authentic characteristics like traditional architecture and period features in their public spaces or guestrooms.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
The two are similar. “Historic hotel” is a term often used in the U.S., whereas “heritage hotel” is common in Asia and Europe. Historic hotels tend to put more importance on the architecture and building. A heritage hotel draws meaning mainly from the cultural value and how it influenced the community.
Do historic hotels in Cebu have modern facilities?
Hotels have the safety features and modern conveniences you might expect, though efforts have been made to preserve historic facades and treasured traditions. Private rooms with updated bathroom facilities, heating and air conditioning, free and fast Internet, and the popular amenities found in most hotels should be available at a historic hotel. When you choose a historic hotel in Cebu, don’t worry that you’ll be staying at a place that’s uncomfortable for guests or simply rundown.

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