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10 Best Family-Friendly Hotels in Cebu

Great food, stunning sites, and some of the friendliest people you’ll ever meet—Cebu simply has it all! There’s no doubt that it lives up to its name as The Queen City of the South with the myriad of colors, flavors, and attractions waiting to be experienced there. 

Spend the holidays with the whole family in Cebu and have a one-of-a-kind adventure filled with fun, memorable moments, and endless days under the sun.

Not sure where to stay? Here’s our list of the most family-friendly hotels in Cebu City:


1. Jpark Island Resort and Waterpark Cebu

JPark Island Resort
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A five-star family destination in Cebu, this waterpark wonderland will delight every member of the family with its wide range of facilities and services. There’s something for each family member, making it an ideal vacation spot.

Splash into the holiday season and have fun under the sun with their exciting themed pools, various dining outlets, and sprawling water complex!

What guests are saying: “Great service and experience. My family had a good time.”Raymon M.


2. Be Resorts Mactan

Be Resorts Mactan

Have a colorful and vibrant holiday with the whole family in this pastel-colored resort that shines with a youthful and tropical vibe. The resort offers complete amenities and facilities with a private white beach, infinity and kiddie pools, as well as accessible transportation to several tourist sites in Lapu-Lapu city.

Their spacious rooms are perfect for the whole family and are categorized as Cool, Chic, and Classy. With its comfy atmosphere and earthy tones—plus the beach and pool views—it definitely lives up to the room names and promises an unforgettable family holiday.

What guests are saying: “Always a good time. Enjoyed our stay with family. Staff are all smiling and accommodating. We’ll be back soon.” Phoebe A.


3. Seda Ayala Center Cebu

Seda Ayala Center Cebu
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A four-star stay with over 301 rooms, Seda Ayala Center Cebu is the perfect blend of modern and traditional, which is reflected through its contemporary design. Although it’s located in the financial center of the city, it’s also right next to Ayala Malls, making it a great option for families looking for some fun and relaxation!

There are deluxe rooms and suites available for groups, as well as several facilities—like the Club Lounge—that will keep the whole family entertained during your stay.

  • Location: Cardinal Rosales Avenue, Cebu Business Park, Cebu City, Cebu
  • Stars: 4
  • Nearby Attractions: Ayala Center Cebu, Cebu International Convention Center
  • Check the latest Seda Ayala Cebu rates

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4. Bluewater Maribago Beach Resort

Bluewater Maribago Beach Resort

A resort that makes you feel right at home, Bluewater Maribago Beach Resort showcases the Filipino culture of hospitality and friendliness through the range of services and activities offered. They embody the word “Amuma”, a Visayan term that ultimately means having to care and nurture, a trait their staff are known for.

Their Royal Bungalows with spacious living spaces are ideal for family outings and are located right on the beach!

What guests are saying: “It was great! I love everything about the hotel!”Faye B.


5. Costabella Tropical Beach Hotel

Costabella Tropical Beach Hotel

This contemporary Filipino-Spanish resort has been in the business for over 37 years and has been well-loved by its guests for embodying the Filipino family tradition and its caring service.

Having been a family-run establishment, Costabella Tropical Beach Hotel knows exactly how to make family outings memorable. Stay in one of their spacious suites or explore various water sports with the family. This property offers a home by the sea that will leave you elated and well-rested by the end of your stay.

What guests are saying: “Very nice resort. Perfect for family with kids. Everyone will surely enjoy its amenities.”Ma Kristina D. V.


6. Crimson Resort and Spa Mactan

Crimson Resort & Spa

This resort claims to have the best infinity pool in Cebu! If your family is looking for a luxurious, fun, and relaxing stay, Crimson Resort and Spa Mactan is a great choice. Their spacious rooms and villas can accommodate large groups. Perfect for family outings!

Located just 20 minutes away from the Mactan Cebu Airport and offering a wide range of activities like relaxing spa treatments for adults and an epic kids zone for children, this award-winning resort guarantees a top-notch stay.

What guests are saying: “This place is definitely awesome. The staff and great service are on top of the list of what makes this place awesome. There is always someone ready to assist you with a smile.”Rodalee O.

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7. Bayfront Hotel Cebu

Bayfront Hotel Cebu

Only a 15-minute walk to establishments like shopping malls and tourist attractions, Bayfront Hotel Cebu is a good choice if you’re looking for a budget-friendly stay that can accommodate large groups.

Apart from its spacious and comfortable suites, you and your family can enjoy easy access to several establishments close by such as shopping malls and tourist attractions.

What guests are saying: “Clean room, comfortable bed, easy check-in/out, very good breakfast. Good room service food at reasonable prices too.”Nikhil G.


8. Montebello Villa Hotel

Montebello Villa Hotel
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Get a taste of Cebu’s Hispanic heritage and book a stay at this serene oasis in the middle of a bustling city. A well-known garden resort in Cebu, Montebello Villa Hotel offers spacious accommodations with pool or garden views, as well as a range of activities that can be accessed and enjoyed by the whole family!

Spend the day relaxing by the gardens, go fishing in their lagoon, or have a ball in one of their swimming pools! This place has “amazing holiday getaway” written all over it!

What guests are saying: “Great! They never fail to impress us every time we stay there. Accommodating and welcoming as always.”Jane M. Q.


9. Alpa City Suites

Alpa City Suites

Located in between the cities of Cebu and Mandaue, you’ll get the best of both worlds here. For not only are suites affordable and provide complete amenities, but it’s also at a prime location, near a lot of public establishments and tourist attractions.

The hotel also offers complete amenities and a range of facilities that include an onsite restaurant serving delectable Filipino and European dishes. Staying here will definitely delight and keep the whole family happy and satisfied.

What guests are saying: “Very nice and affordable. Will be back for sure.”Francisco D.

  • Location: Hernan Cortes Corner F Cabahug Streets, Subangdaku, Mandaue City
  • Stars: 3
  • Nearby attractions: J Centre Mall, SM City Cebu, Cebu International Convention Center
  • Check the latest Alpa City Suites rates

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10. Big Hotel

Big Hotel

This hotel pulls out all the big surprises. For an affordable price, you can get a spacious room with complete amenities and access to a range of facilities such as their restaurant and art gallery.

Kids would be delighted to know that there’s an amusement park nearby as well as several shopping malls. Get to know Mandaue City with the whole family and enjoy a comfortable and relaxing stay at this hotel.

What guests are saying: “Efficient service at an affordable price. Nice design and artwork accents. Food was good, especially for its price. Ambiance was amazing.”Efraim E. T.

  • Location: A. Seno St., Guizo North Reclamation Area, Tipolo, Mandaue City
  • Stars: 3
  • Nearby attractions: St. James Amusement Park, SM City Cebu
  • Check the latest Big Hotel rates


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