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Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino

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#14 of 127 hotels in Cebu City
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See why so many travellers make Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino their hotel of choice when visiting Cebu City. Providing an ideal mix of value, comfort and convenience, it offers a quiet setting with an array of amenities designed for travellers like you.

While staying at Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino, visitors can check out Taoist Temple (2.1 km) and Temple of Leah (2.2 km), some of Cebu City's top attractions.

As your “home away from home,” the hotel rooms offer a flat screen TV, air conditioning, and a minibar, and getting online is easy, with free wifi available.

Guests have access to a concierge and room service while staying at Waterfront Cebu City. In addition, Waterfront Cebu City offers a pool and free breakfast, which will help make your Cebu City trip additionally gratifying. And, as an added convenience, there is free parking available to guests.

If you’re looking for an Asian restaurant, consider a visit to Isla Sugbu Seafood City, Zubuchon, or Vikings SM City Cebu Restaurant, which are all conveniently located a short distance from Waterfront Cebu City Hotel.

At Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino, your comfort and satisfaction come first, and they look forward to welcoming you to Cebu City.

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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free breakfast
Casino and Gambling
Airport transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Valet parking
Wifi
Hot bath
Outdoor pool
Fitness / spa changing rooms
Bar / lounge
Coffee shop
Restaurant
Breakfast buffet
Poolside bar
Taxi service
Conference facilities
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Spa
Massage
24-hour security
Baggage storage
Concierge
Currency exchange
Non-smoking hotel
ATM on site
Doorperson
24-hour check-in
24-hour front desk
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Ironing service
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4.0 of 5 stars
HOTEL STYLE
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Family
Languages Spoken
English, Filipino
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Raymond B wrote a review Yesterday
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Our stay at the Waterfront Hotel in Cebu was a very pleasant one. All the staff were very friendly and could help with any request we asked them. Their service was outstanding. For our hotel room, overall it was good. The bed was very comfortable to sleep on and the room contained everything we needed for our 1 week stay. One disappointment was the shower and toilet as they did not work very well. But I will say that when the toilet at one time was not working they sent a plumber immediately to fix it which was good. The Waterfront Hotel architecturally is a marvel. We enjoyed going for walks around the outside of the building and inside the building and observing the huge art works on the walls and ceiling. What was also great was the restaurant and cafe options on the Lobby level of the hotel. We particularly liked the food and service at the La Gondola restaurant. We also appreciated the hotel's pick up service. At our request the Waterfront Hotel organized for a driver to come to meet us when we arrived at Mactan-Cebu airport to drive us straight to the hotel which certainly was a great help for first time visitors to Cebu like us! We also appreciated their bus shuttle service which took us to the Ayala Mall and back to the hotel. Also there were always taxis available to take us anywhere we wanted to go around Cebu. Overall, the Waterfront Hotel made our stay in Cebu a comfortable and memorable experience.
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Date of stay: April 2024
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Jacob B wrote a review Feb 2024
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The hotel is ok but could really do with some improvements. It is an old hotel and the rooms are generally worn. The window was very dirty and one of the lights was in poor condition. There was also no bidet or brush for the toilet. For the 14 nights I stayed, there was no soap in the male swimming pool toilets. The toilets were also in a generally poor condition, and it felt like they were just neglected. I found the staff generally good. The cleaning staff was excellent. Security were polite and numerous. It felt very safe. Breakfast was excellent. As you are not allowed to use the stairs, it can be ridiculous trying to get back to your room when there are big events going on. I had to wait over 45 mins one evening just to return to my room. Overall, I would not say this was a terrible hotel, though I do believe it is overpriced relative to other chealer hotels I stayed in the area. I can believe it used to be once great, but it feels like it has been left behind to rot. With investment and a heavy focus on modernization, this hotel has the potential to be great.
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Date of stay: February 2024Trip type: Travelled with friends
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Responded Feb 25, 2024
Hello, Thank you for taking the time to reach out to us regarding your concern. We would like to know more about your concern to be able to address it and improve the quality of our service to all our guests. May we kindly ask for the following details: Name: Contact Number: Email Address: Date of Stay / Visit: Concern: Peer in charge (name of the employee involved): You may send the information via email. Looking forward to hearing from you soon. - Waterfront Cebu City Hotel and Casino
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William F wrote a review Feb 2024
Englewood, fl, United States7 contributions3 helpful votes
Cebu waterfront hotel is a large and elegant hotel in Cebu city (not near the waterfront). I stayed in an ambassador suite. It was large and comfortable with a nice living area with a half bath, and a separate bedroom with a full bath. Everything worked well in the room. You are greeted by staff outside the hotel, and the lobby doors are opened for you and you are greeted again by young women in long red dresses in the lobby. There are restaurants, conference rooms, a gym and a large pool and garden area. The pool area looked to be showing its age but it was still attractive. Staff were courteous and helpful. My only problem or complaint is that there were a number of conventions or conferences going on so it was very busy. The line for the free breakfast was long and there was only one person checking people in for breakfast and it was taking a minute or two for each guest. They needed to get more help at that point. We had to skip breakfast and that was a little annoying.
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Date of stay: February 2024
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Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Room Tip: There is a waterfront hotel on mactan island which is nearer the airport so make sure you are...
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Responded Feb 18, 2024
Hello! Thank you for taking the time to leave such a humbling review regarding your recent stay with us. It has been our pleasure to have you and we are sincerely happy to hear you had a great visit. Looking forward to welcoming you back soon! - Waterfront Cebu City Hotel and Casino"
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Tetilia wrote a review Feb 2024
Australia1 contribution
After coming across a positive review from a vlogger, I opted to book a stay at this hotel for the conference I'm attending. It completely lived up to the praise - incredibly accommodating, impeccably clean, and offering top-notch customer service! I'm already planning to return with my entire family!
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Date of stay: January 2024
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Trip type: Travelled on business
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Responded Feb 13, 2024
Hello, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a humbling review regarding your recent stay with us. It has been our pleasure to have you and we are sincerely happy to hear you had a great visit. Looking forward to welcoming you back soon! - Waterfront Cebu City Hotel and Casino"
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Niña Nette A wrote a review Feb 2024
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They had a very accomodating staff... They are all beautiful and handsome... 😁 They entertained their guests very well... Employees were very hardworking... We had a great time with my family in staying the hotel.............................
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Date of stay: January 2024
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Responded Feb 12, 2024
Hello, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a humbling review regarding your recent stay with us. It has been our pleasure to have you and we are sincerely happy to hear you had a great visit. Looking forward to welcoming you back soon! - Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino
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"Affe" wrote a review Feb 2024
Skellefteå, Sweden20 contributions2 helpful votes
Nice hotel near the airport in Cebu City. Having a casino in the same building surely makes some people staying here, but probably most customers are here for one night after or before a flight. Overvelving brakfast is served with dishes Ive newer ewer have experienced before. Big a cosy rooms. Fantastic personel.
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Date of stay: January 2024
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Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Room Tip: Poor surroundings.
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Hello, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a humbling review regarding your recent stay with us. It has been our pleasure to have you and we are sincerely happy to hear you had a great visit. Looking forward to welcoming you back soon! - Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino
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Rob w wrote a review Feb 2024
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I tried booking at the lapu lapu hotel waterfront and casino by the airport.. I was on the website for this site and it redirected me to cebu city. I ended up making the reservation and wasn't able to switch to the one by the airport. I had to pay for the reservation without using the room. I did stay and the lapu lapu waterfront and casino so i could be at the airport early . It was a very nice hotel. But didn't like how I couldn't switch the reservation.
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Date of stay: February 2024Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Responded Feb 12, 2024
Hello, Thank you for taking the time to reach out to us regarding your concern. We would like to know more about your concern to be able to address it and improve the quality of our service to all our guests. May we kindly ask for the following details: Name: Contact Number: Email Address: Date of Stay / Visit: Concern: Peer in charge (name of the employee involved): You may send the information via email. Looking forward to hearing from you soon. - Waterfront Cebu City Hotel and Casino
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Maria P wrote a review Jan 2024
United States1 contribution
I booked my flight through online. I was hesitant at the beginning because of the price, and my husband insisted me that I have to stay in this hotel for safety, or secure stay, and the bonus part was the food buffet, all the staff were friendly and also the cleaning time of the room, she was super quick to clean my room. Overall, it was a great experienced, spacious room, I was at the 8th floor. I had a leaking experienced but the engineering staff went and fixed it fast. I stayed for less than a week, 5 days maximum, Thank you for my safe and pleasant experienced, Hopefully I could go back and bring my entire family to stay next time!
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Date of stay: January 2024
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Trip type: Travelled solo
Room Tip: Book early and save money
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Responded Feb 4, 2024
Hello, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a humbling review regarding your recent stay with us. It has been our pleasure to have you and we are sincerely happy to hear you had a great visit. Looking forward to welcoming you back soon! - Waterfront Cebu City Hotel and Casino
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Marty .. wrote a review Jan 2024
Ballina, Australia501 contributions72 helpful votes
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Last night wasn’t my first time to visit Waterfront Cebu City .. as this large hotel also has a casino & dome tasty restaurant Both Waterfront Motels - Cebu City & Lapu Lapu aren’t actually next to waterfront.. nevertheless they both have large swimming pools
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Date of stay: January 2024Trip type: Travelled solo
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Hello, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a humbling review regarding your recent stay with us. It has been our pleasure to have you and we are sincerely happy to hear you had a great visit. Looking forward to welcoming you back soon! - Waterfront Cebu City Hotel and Casino
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Dennis wrote a review Jan 2024
Panglao, Philippines1 contribution
Excellent architecture and location. Has a casino for gambling enthusiasts. Taxis are not a problem, and it has its own shuttle service to and from the nearby Ayala Mall. But it's getting antiquated, by still using soaps, instead of liquid gels. Toilet does not have bidet. A little upgrade and this hotel would be great again.
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Date of stay: January 2024
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Trip type: Travelled with family
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Hello, Thank you for taking the time to reach out to us regarding your concern. We would like to know more about your concern to be able to address it and improve the quality of our service to all our guests. May we kindly ask for the following details: Name: Contact Number: Email Address: Date of Stay / Visit: Concern: Peer in charge (name of the employee involved): You may send the information via email, looking forward to hearing from you soon. - Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino
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Frequently Asked Questions about Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino
Which popular attractions are close to Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino?
Nearby attractions include Ayala Center Cebu (0.7 km), Cebu Safari & Adventure Park (0.7 km), and Island Souveniers (0.7 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and a pool.
Which room amenities are available at Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino?
Yes, free parking and valet parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino?
Conveniently located restaurants include Circa 1900, Puso Bistro & Bar, and AA BBQ.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino?
Yes, guests have access to a pool, a fitness centre, and locker rooms available in the fitness centre during their stay.
Does Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino have airport transportation?
Yes, Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino offers airport transportation for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are any cleaning services offered at Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Does Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business centre, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Filipino.