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Plantation Bay Resort And Spa

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05/06/2017 06/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Anchorage, Alaska
Reviewed 8 February 2015 via mobile

Went here awhile ago and stayed for three days with my two sisters and mother. The resturant was amazing. Quick, processional service, and delicious food with a relaxing ambiance whether during a wet thunderstorm or a sunny day. I believe I ordered the seafood pancit, and I loved it. Obsessed with their breakfast buffet and the hot chocolate was the...

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Plantation_Bay_GM, General Manager at Plantation Bay Resort And Spa, responded to this review

Dear Blubell2013, We're glad that everyone in your family enjoyed their stay at Plantation Bay. We especially appreciate your compliments about our Seafood Pancit Canton, breakfast buffet, and hot chocolate. And thanks for sharing your photos; it’s great to see that you and your sisters got to bond over our facilities. We have passed on to everyone your appreciation of...

Princeton, New Jersey
Reviewed 6 February 2015

I stayed at Plantation bay for two nights with a girlfriend and it was very relaxing. Our room was right beside a lagoon, and we could easily swim all over the property or relax in beach chairs / hammocks etc. It did not feel crowded and the staff was always accomodating. The food was decent, but be very careful of...

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Plantation_Bay_GM, General Manager at Plantation Bay Resort And Spa, responded to this review

Dear xru17, We are pleased to read that you had a very relaxing stay at Plantation Bay. Your comment about the resort not offering much excitement for you and your friend may leave some readers with the impression that Plantation Bay is just about relaxation. The next time you come back, make sure to try these: archery, wallclimbing, water volleyball,...

Duluth, Georgia
Reviewed 4 February 2015

I stayed at Plantation bay from Jan 27th - Jan 31st in a lagoon view room. The hotel is beautiful and has everything you need. The hotel staff is AMAZING and will go out of your way to accommodate you. The staff will greet you with a warm smile and a hello everywhere you go. The hotel is very hard...

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Plantation_Bay_GM, General Manager at Plantation Bay Resort And Spa, responded to this review

Dear Auburnderek, Thank you for commending our staff, and for taking the time to share how you had an enjoyable and relaxing four-night stay at Plantation Bay. Our prices are lower than in most other luxury hotels or upscale restaurants in the country. For example, most of our entrees cost only $10-12, and we have some $10 food items that...

Reviewed 1 February 2015 via mobile

This was the end of our 2 wk in the Philippines. Traveling through the town still comes as a culture shock to us coming from the US. Not that we are snobby, but this was the only "resort" type location we chose throughout our entire trip and it did not disappoint us. Inside the gates it was just as gorgeous...

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Plantation_Bay_GM, General Manager at Plantation Bay Resort And Spa, responded to this review

Dear Katherine W, We're glad you liked Plantation Bay's ambience and found our restaurants and staff excellent. A big Thank you! for sharing that you found our spa's facilities world-class. We wish that all our guests will take the time to explore it, not just as a place where one can get a massage, but as a haven of calm....

Reviewed 28 January 2015 via mobile

We stayed for a few days in january 2015. Loved the whole atmosphere of the place. It was just what we needed! We had a couple of issues during our stay. But in the end that didn't matter because they were all fixed in no time. All the staff (everywhere on the resort) is absolutely wonderful! We only felt that...

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Plantation_Bay_GM, General Manager at Plantation Bay Resort And Spa, responded to this review

Dear Vivian R, We're glad that you loved our atmosphere and specifically mentioned how our staff promptly addressed your concerns. More than almost any other hotel, Plantation Bay practices transparency in pricing. Prior to booking at the resort, guests can easily check the price of our rooms, typical food, and most services on our website. These prices are comparable to...

Doha, Qatar
Reviewed 27 January 2015

Since I only have limited time in the Philippines, I tried Cebu as a destination to unwind and it was perfect choice to stay at Plantation Bay. The place is so peaceful and quiet. It is a bit far from Cebu City proper, and good thing we made arrangements on joining the free shuttle service from Ayala Center to the...

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Plantation_Bay_GM, General Manager at Plantation Bay Resort And Spa, responded to this review

Dear Aian M, We are happy to know that you found Plantation Bay the perfect choice when visiting Cebu and that you liked our ambience and enjoyed our wide array of activities. Most of our a la carte items are good for sharing. When you visit us next time, please remind us of your comment about prices, so we can...

Singapore
Reviewed 24 January 2015

Went to the hotel for 2 days for the dive trips and find it a perfect place to relax with fantastic facilities and especially the lagoon. The pianist at the lobby area is great and engaging. The ladies at the reception are all welcoming with smile on their faces. However, there's a lady by the name of Sophie who has...

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Plantation_Bay_GM, General Manager at Plantation Bay Resort And Spa, responded to this review

Dear Faith_LSZ, Thank you for coming all the way from Singapore to experience our diving facilities! We're glad that you found Plantation Bay ideal for relaxation and that our pianist at the lobby kept you entertained. We apologize that you felt one of our front desk people was unfriendly, and hope that you will take the time to reply to...

Reviewed 24 January 2015

The staff was very friendly, professional, and service-oriented (there is a no-tip policy). They are extremely helpful, and get things done immediately. The place is clean, quiet, safe, and has a pleasant atmosphere. The resort is full of activities, and everything you need is within the resort. The spa was amazing. During our stay, Plantation Bay organized a trip to...

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Plantation_Bay_GM, General Manager at Plantation Bay Resort And Spa, responded to this review

Dear Stian A, Thank you for commending Plantation Bay’s prompt and friendly service and for appreciating the resort’s atmosphere and spa. It is nice to know that while here, you got to experience Cebu's acclaimed Sinulog Festival and that you appreciated the arrangements we took to make our guests' Sinulog experience more memorable. We look forward to seeing you again...

Reviewed 24 January 2015

We stayed at Plantation Bay for 7 nights, and it was as good as it gets. Great food, lots of activities and everyone working there is always friendly, smiling and helpful. There is plenty to do, and we didn't even get to try all of the things during our stay. Plantation Bay is more expensive than many hotels, but its...

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Plantation_Bay_GM, General Manager at Plantation Bay Resort And Spa, responded to this review

Dear Palle F, Considering that you stayed here an entire week, it is nice to know that during all this time you never ran out of things to do, and that you felt your seven-night stay was still not enough to appreciate all the features of our resort. We appreciate your well-balanced comment that, though some of our prices seemed...

Reviewed 22 January 2015 via mobile

This resort with the huge lagoon embedded within the villas aims to look like Bora Bora with the turquoise waters of Tahiti. It is also as expensive as Bora Bora...the staff were all extremely helpful, courteous, young & good looking, always ready to help and satisfy all your needs. Basically all rooms face the lagoon and there are some 3...

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Plantation_Bay_GM, General Manager at Plantation Bay Resort And Spa, responded to this review

Dear LexExelero, Thank you for taking the time to share how you and your family had a relaxing stay at Plantation Bay. Our resort welcomes many different kinds of visitors, but families are typically among our most appreciative guests. We're glad that you appreciated our swimming facilities and various leisure activities and that you found our Brazilian Fever and Viva...

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Internet
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Discover a resort in a class of its own. Set in 11 hectares of secluded grounds yet only one hour (when traffic is bad) from Cebu City, Plantation Bay offers one of the largest privately-owned waterways in the world, with the clean elegance of colonial-plantation architecture. Decompress from life’s pressures in the healing tranquility of an environment that truly feels “away from it all.” If you have ever spent time at a tropical plantation, you know what we mean. If not, come and discover a refreshingly different Flavor of Life. Whether you’re traveling for a family vacation or romantic getaway, for business or pleasure, this is far and away your best choice in the Philippines. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Plantation Bay Resort And Spa

Address: | Marigondon, Lapu Lapu 6015, Philippines
Region: Philippines > Visayas > Cebu Island > Mactan Island > Lapu Lapu
Price Range: $267 - $335 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Plantation Bay Resort And Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 256
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Also Known As:
Plantation Bay Resort And Hotel Lapu Lapu
Plantation Bay Hotel
Plantation Bay Resort And Spa Cebu Island/Mactan Island
Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Lapu Lapu
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Lapu Lapu
#2 Luxury Hotel in Lapu Lapu
#3 Spa Hotel in Lapu Lapu
#3 Family Hotel in Lapu Lapu
#5 Business Hotel in Lapu Lapu
#5 Romantic Hotel in Lapu Lapu
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“Get a room near the lagoon right next to the beach.”
Jai6332, 22 May 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are great but the higher priced ones come with extra compliments”
Nise76, 21 May 2017 | Read review
“pool views are great”
Kaye214, 18 May 2017 | Read review
“A room with a view of the main lagoon would be perfect”
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“Stay at the Shangri-La or Crimson if you want a good room ;)”
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