15 Most Affordable Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Cebu, Philippines - Updated 2021

where to stay in cebu

If you’re heading out to Cebu soon and want to splurge on Cebu’s famed beaches, food (Lechon is a definite must-try) and activities, finding affordable accommodation will definitely help you out with your budget. Although Cebu is now filled with high-end resorts and hotels, you can still book an Airbnb instead so you don’t burn a hole in your pockets. Check out these affordable Airbnb vacation rentals in Cebu, Philippines!

1. Breezy Room with a View (from USD 13)

For 10 USD a night, this room looks like a complete steal: while it is accessible enough to the city center, it’s also far enough to give you a view of the hills and the sea, making for an accommodation fit for a relaxing getaway. Not only does it have a gorgeous view, it has a pool you can access as well, and high-speed internet for those who maybe want to stay in to catch up with their favorite series after a long day of exploring Cebu. Guests are also offered air conditioning, hot showers, and complimentary essentials.

BRIGHT Breezy Room With View, Pool, WIFI, Kitchen
Cebu City, Central Visayas, Philippines
77 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it has a fan which i prefer over the aircon
the room is superb has an awesome view and all the amenities were better than expected
we had a wonderful view in our room
there is also no tv but wifi is excellent
view from the room is beautiful
nice clean place to stay in cebu
the room is clean the bed is comfortable
however it was clean and quite roomy inside
it was homey clean and private
the room is clean and comfy just as the pictures look
host is accommodating and friendly
it was very nice owner
the hosts are friendly and welcoming
the host was so hospitable and thoughtful
great value and charming host
great value and great location and a comfortable stay
the place is comfortable and well located in cebu
great affordable place not far from the city centre
the best part is arthur's place is few steps away from cnt lechon restaurant
i highly recommend arthur's place it's accessible to public transportation and he's very hospitable and friendly
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2. Norbert's loft (from USD 14)

Located in a residential area, Norbert’s loft offers the peace and quiet of having a whole apartment to yourself. If you’re planning to host a get-together with some of your friends in Cebu, Norbert’s loft has the space for you to do that as well. It’s also conveniently accessible, being near J Center Mall, where you can go out for lunch, shopping, coffee or groceries, and AS Fortuna Street where you can experience Cebu nightlife or hang out at a café.

Norbert’s loft also has Wi-Fi access, a bathroom, a kitchen, 24/7 air conditioning, and complimentary essentials. Even better: pets are allowed here too! Located along AS Fortuna Street, Brgy. Bakilid, Norbert’s loft is accessible via public transport and is 40 minutes away from the airport.

Loft 1: near a mall, queen bed, WIFI, clean & cozy
Mandaue City, Central Visayas, Philippines
101 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire loft 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi is working pretty fast
sometimes 2nd floor's wifi is weak but 1st floor is really strong
wifi is so good and there is hot water
problems with wifi connection (probably due to the rain) but the place was great overall
room condition was great and it’s the same u see in the pictures
nice and clean place
the place is clean and spacious
the house was clean and organize
very nice loft clean too
it's not only cheap but clean and cozy
host is kind and the caretaker is accommodating
norbs was a great host
norbert was a great host very knowledgeable and cheerful when i needed traveling info
the care taker was very hospitable and made sure that everything was taken cared of
great stay the host responds very quick
i love the location it’s in walking distance to jcentre mall
i also like the location since it’s just walking distance to a mall and some restaurants nearby
location is good and very near to the mall where we had to settle some errands
very nice place nice location had a great time
great location for immigration department in j center 2 - 3 minutes walk away
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3. Condo Unit Near One Pavilion Mall (from USD 16)

This newly furnished condo studio is up for grabs for anyone who wishes to stay in Cebu for a few nights on a budget, while still enjoying the perks of chic accommodations. It’s near One Pavilion Mall too, so you don’t have to worry about getting hungry or forgetting something, and it also has high-speed Wi-Fi, a pool and a wide garden for your afternoon stroll. It also has a kitchen if you want to cook your own meals and air conditioning as well.

Condo Fibr30MBPS nearOnePavillionMall fre use POOL
62 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi is quite good and helped me do most of my work
the place is quiet fast wifi cooking utensils provided good security
also the pool was great to dip in
the pool area is nice and the courtyard staff are very friendly
i forgot my charger but kuya eman the cleaner guy was kind enough to ship it to me
room is clean and i appreciate the towels provided since i dont bring towels when im travelling
overall it was clean and quiet
it's very clean
the unit was quiet clean & new
the property is well maintained clean and quiet
the host is very nice
rolando was such a great host
all the staff (from the security guards to the maintenance staff) are very friendly and helpful
sir rolando is also responsive to your queries
for those wanting value for money rolando is a very responsive host
good location and very accessible to public transit
within the immediate area there are many good restaurant options and a supermarket close by
transportation is easy to acquire especialy in going to shops and malls
nice location with hassle free check in
very close to some major malls the pool was amazing aswell
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4. The Golden Peak Condotel (from USD 20)

Located on the 12th floor of Golden Peak Hotel along Gorordo Avenue, The Golden Peak Condotel is an upscale bed-and-breakfast type accommodation that not only allows you to relax, but allows you to relax with a gorgeous view of the Cebu City skyline too. The Golden Peak Condotel is quite accessible too – it’s near Ayala Center Cebu, Escario Central, and a few restaurants and hotspots. If you’re craving for some good coffee and food, The Golden Peak Condotel lets you access the hotel’s café and restaurant on the second floor. The Golden Peak Condotel is true to its word of wanting you to relax: your room features a hot tub too! There are also laptop-friendly workspaces and free complimentary essentials if you need them.

The Golden Peak Condotel Room 1217
Cebu City, Central Visayas, Philippines
40 reviews
Room in hotel 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
safe and clean as well
the hotel is old but everything is clean
nice clean room hassle free stay
bed linen smells good and clean
tyrone is a good host
the staff in the hotel are also helpful
the condotel had friendly and helpful staff
excellent and understanding host
room was great and the host was very accommodating
the hotel was close to good restaurants and close to ayala mall so the location was very good
great place for the money walking distance to the best mall
unit is inside golden peak hotel walking distance to ayala mall which is popular
u can walk to the mall a convenience store nearby and easy to get taxi
the place was easy to find public transportation is readily accessible
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5. Furnished Studio in Mivesa Gardens (from USD 18)

Located along Salinas Drive Extension, Mivesa Gardens is a great place for those looking for accessibility: it’s near JY Square, IT Park and UP Lahug. But aside from being conveniently near these places, this gorgeous condo also has an equally gorgeous outdoor pool for your relaxation needs. The condo also provides free Wi-Fi access and complimentary toiletries for its guests. It also has a kitchen, a TV, air-conditioning and a heater-powered shower too, so you can be pretty sure that your stay here is anything but uncomfortable.

MivesaRes UnliFibr 20MBPS speed Cebu Near IT Park
55 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
and wifi is amazing
good wifi speed comfortable bed
strong wifi strong ac hot shower fridge & microwave swimming pool and a little hot plate for cooking
whats good is the wifi and the bed is big theres an extra bed too
wifi has a relatively good speed too so i had the chance to work with my laptop
i had to clean first
the place is clean since it is new
very simple clean efficient place to stay for rest & relaxation in-between trips
overall complex is nice and clean
room is super clean nicely decorated 24 hr security and a 7/11 in the complex
rolando was a good host
the host is very accomodating and kind
he is very accommodating and great customer service
the cleaner/helper and the host were all nice and accommodating
highly recommended guys such a great host&place specially to unwind
nice place good location and fantastic value for money
the place is in good location that is close to major destinations in the city
very nice stay - secured and very near restaurants and shops
it is highly recommended with its location (near to most good spots) and the service and assistance
ok i have to admit if you just want a cheap convenient place to stay then this is fine
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6. Bert’s Condotel (from USD 17)

For only 17 USD a night, you can get an apartment-type room for two in the heart of Metro Cebu. Bert’s Condotel is located along the highway, near Ayala and SM malls, so it’s very accessible to city hotspots if you want to grab a drink or coffee. It’s also near the airport, being only 7 kilometers (4.3 mi) away. Bert’s Condotel offers Wi-Fi access for its guests, laptop-friendly workspaces for your last-minute work needs, and a private bathroom with a hot/cold shower.

3B Standard Room (Double)
9 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
the room was clean which is the most important thing for me
the apartment was clean and affordable
the place was clean and nice
very nice room clean bathroom with hot shower good communication good internet we were very pleased
very good place to stay near j mall where you can find immigration bureau
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7. Splendid home with views of Cebu City (from USD 51)

Book a stay at this luxury condo located in the heart of the city. The spacious studio has 180 degree views of Cebu City and puts you close to the city’s nightlife, restaurants and shops. There’s a double bed and a single sofa bed, comfortably fitting up to three guests. The Airbnb also has WiFi, onsite parking (for an additional fee), cable TV, air-conditioning and essentials (bath towels, bed sheets, toilet paper and soap). Guests are also welcome to use the condo’s facilities like the pool and gym.

Splendid & Pristine Elegant Home n Ayala Cebu City
Cebu City, Central Visayas, Philippines
126 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condominium (condo) 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
- wifi is super fast
- the infinity pool on the 28/f has a stunning view
also have a wifi that can play on their kindles
the unit has a wide screen tv that they enjoyed watching disney movies
really appreciate the fast wifi cleanliness and her hospitality
it is sparkling clean and smells fantastic
it was super clean and felt homely and comfortable
- you will also notice the place is spotless clean
the house is very nice and clean
mae ann’s place was very clean
the host ann is really nice
mae was very accommodating and made sure to answer any questions i had
mae ann’s lovely home is the place to be when in cebu and she’s the sweetest host ever
she is very welcoming friendly and attentive to our needs
host mea ann is very kind
good accommodation close to ayala mall
brilliant apartment in great location
place is very well equiped and conveniently located very close to the mall
neighborhood is very safe and quiet
mae ann's place was perfect for a city break
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8. Designer studio unit in Cebu Ayala Mall & Business Park (from USD 30)

Have an excellent stay at this designer studio! With two queen-sized beds, the studio can fit up to four guests. Amenities include WiFi, cable TV, air-conditioning, essentials such as bed sheets and towels, guests can also use the kitchen to whip up meals. Guests are also welcome to use the condo’s facilities, namely the pool and gym.

14th Floor Designer Studio Unit Calyx Cebu Ayala
Cebu City, Central Visayas, Philippines
116 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 3 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
pool has perfect view of the city
the amenities were great: the gym pool and sky lounge
also the pool had an amazing view
excellent stay wi-fi was great better than our house in uk
excellent stay wi-fi was great better than our house in uk
the place was clean and very accessible
good room very clean and comfortable
the room is modern and clean we rly enjoy in here
the place is beautiful and very clean
the place was clean the bed was very comfortable with extra pillows everything worked perfectly
jamela is a great host
the front desk staff and george the condos staff are very nice and extremely helpful
jamela is a friendly and kind host always available to satisfy her guests requirements
security guards are fantastic and helpful laundry room is on 1st floor and great day service
staff is very friendly check in and check out was quick and easy
great location within walking distance to ayala mall
the location was great 5mins walk to the biggest shopping mall
the location is perfect and is close to a major mall
the location is great
great location as well
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9. Chic condo unit near Ayala Center (from USD 38)

Located in Central Cebu City, near the Cebu I.T. Park and Ayala Center, where you’ll find numerous restaurants, bars, and shops, this Airbnb vacation rental is a stylish studio that can accommodate up to two guests. The apartment has a chic aesthetic, with black and white color tones, and features wooden interiors. It also has a touch of Japanese influence that you can see in its bedside area. Additionally, you’ll find a dining area with a functional kitchen with all the essential cookware and equipment, an elegant seating area, and a private bathroom.

5-Star Experience at the Heart of Cebu
Cebu City, Central Visayas, Philippines
170 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condominium (condo) 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room had great view and sweet interior
stunning room with an amazing view of the city
nice view from the window of the room
the view from the apartment was breathtaking
nice view over the city from the bed
very clean and very good bed
the place was very clean and very tidy
the place is clean and tidy
the place was spacious and exceptionally clean
it was sparkling clean and checking in and out was a breeze
the host joy was so nice
friendly and quick reply
the owner was nice and accommodating
the host joy was very accomodating
joy is a super host
great location as well
the location is very accessible and building is very secure
it has a great location near it park
the location is well known and easy to access
in general the location of the airbnb seems really safe
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10. One-bedroom apartment with a minimalist design (from USD 30)

Featuring a viewing deck, a swimming pool, and a fitness center, this Airbnb vacation rental is an apartment in a modern condominium complex that has views of the surrounding mountain and water. This unit comes with one bedroom but has additional mattresses and a pull-out sofa, which can accommodate up to six guests. With its minimalist style, you’ll find the apartment spacious and cozy at the same time. It also features all the usual home features, including a bright seating area, thanks to its large window great for welcoming light into space. You won’t be short of entertainment with access to wifi and flat-screen television. Additionally, you’ll find here a dining set-up, a functional kitchen, and a balcony with amazing views of nature.

Urban Serenity 04 - Modern 1-BR Condo
Cebu City, Central Visayas, Philippines
208 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire condominium (condo) 2 Beds 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the air conditioning works very well
big tv screen and good wifi
nice bedroom with aircon and fan
loved the big bed comfy couch and extra matresses
the bed couch dinning table and comfort room is perfect
the place was clean and spacious
the place was clean and comfortable
the unit is very clean and fully furnished
the unit is clean and neat
the place was great and clean
the host is very responsive
very helpful hosts and housekeepers
the host was very responsive to our concerns
very responsive host and very accommodating staff
jhen was also very friendly
the location isn’t great and far away from the airport
a nice stylish new place and good location
right when we walked into the neighborhood we were shocked by the beauty of the place
you get your money’s worth in this place thank you (:
regarding location we recommend to use the grab app and you will be alright
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11. IHOP

The International House of Perez – nicknamed IHOP – while affordable, is a tad bit different from your usual Cebu Airbnbs: it is a gated bungalow house with a two-car garage, and near Ayala Mall, SM, Robinsons Mall, and the city center. It offers Wi-Fi access for its guests too, along with a kitchen, a dryer, washing machine, iron, cable TV and a laptop-friendly workspace. But unlike other Airbnbs, IHOP also has a massager, a computer room and an entertainment room for your pleasure – adding a bit more flavor to your stay in Cebu.

IHOP (International House of Perez) (Rm 2)
Cebu City, Central Visayas, Philippines
68 reviews
Private room in bungalow 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the rooms are spacious and the amenities are perfect
i enjoyed the massage chair and free wifi use as well as water in the dispenser
the room was a great size with great ac
bathroom is clean with a lot of toilet papers hot and cold shower and hair dryer
we enjoyed the pure homely atmosphere of his place which is adequately equipped with all amenities and facilities
place was very clean and very accessible
the place has a comfortable bed complete with clean linens comforter and towels
the place is very clean and accessible
we love the place it's clean and cozy
it is clean quiet and secured
cesar is an excellent host
cesar is a great host
great hosts and safe home
tito cesar is a great host
sir cesar is a gracious and kind host
surely we will definitely choose the place for our next visit
i and caroline was happy to be at your place on a short period of time
great place i wish more airbnb are like this
i and caroline had a wonderful stay at ihop/daddy cesar’s place
a perfect place to live in cebu
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12. Naps x Adventures

If you’re more of the adventurous type who’s looking to explore Cebu more than anything, Naps x Adventures is definitely worth your attention. This bed and breakfast is not only accessible – being a mere 2 kilometers (1.2 mi) away from Ayala Center and Magellan’s Cross – but it also offers tour packages and car rentals for its guests, so you wouldn’t have to stress about finding a new tour operator. Naps x Adventures also has a 24-hour front desk, WiFi access, air conditioning, and private bathrooms with showers.

Naps x Adventures

13. Sunny Garden View Room

Cebu is known for the warmest and most welcoming hosts, and this Airbnb has one of the most helpful hosts too, who lives in a separate room in the apartment and is ready to answer any of your questions. This apartment-type Airbnb listing is located in a safe and friendly neighborhood, and is close to public transport so it’s pretty easy to get around. It’s also close to Ayala Mall where you can try out great restaurants and even get a massage. And if you don’t feel pampered yet, this Airbnb has a cleaner who comes thrice a week who can help you do your laundry too.

Sunny Garden View Room is located in One Oasis Condominium, Magsyasay Street. It offers Wi-Fi access for its guests, has a shared bathroom, air conditioning, a pool, a private garden (for your leisurely breakfasts or afternoon tea), and complimentary essentials.

Sunny Garden View Room

14. The Beach House

Located on a beach in Dalaguete, this beach house has two rooms with a king-sized bed and two single beds to comfortably fit four guests. The Beach House has views of both their 22m/ 72ft pool and the sea. Guests will have access to complimentary WiFi and TV so you can unwind after a day out exploring. Other amenities include a mini bar, beach essentials and air-conditioning. Although there’s no kitchen, breakfast is provided and there’s a coffee maker and refrigerator.

Executive Pool Side Room
Dalaguete , Cebu, Philippines
33 reviews
Room in resort 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was amazing and the views breath taking
the view from the room is very nice as open to the sea and the pool as well
we had a great and comfortable stay with super amenities modern infrastructure and am amazing host
place have amazing view and rooms are of good and cosy condition
the rooms and the interior are great as well
place was sparkly clean
great place with a high standard on the cleanliness decide and privacy
the pool is better than it looks in the pictures and super clean
the owners are gracious hosts
the host here are great amazing people
incredible hosts and excellent accomodation
tim and anne just defined great hosts for me
food is great ammenities are amazing and the hosts are wonderful
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15. ANRI Pension House

ANRI Pension House is a budget hotel, located just a stone’s throw away from Cebu IT Park (which has a ton of good food and a café that serves heavenly chocolate lava cakes, by the way). Located along 2nd Street, Villa Amores, ANRI Pension House offers its guests Wi-Fi access, free parking, TV with cable, air conditioning, private bathrooms with hot showers and laptop-friendly works spaces. They also have free complimentary essentials should you need them.

ANRI Pension House - Double Deluxe
Cebu City, Central Visayas, Philippines
123 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
slow wifi but great place
air conditioning and warm water were nice to have
i like the hot shower and strong aircon
beyond that the room was good
very nice and comfortable small room in behind it park
toilets are spotless and they smell nice
the room is clean and quiet
the room was small as advertised but clean
nice place and clean room
the room is very clean and neat
staffs are kind and reliable
staff are accommodating and responsive
receptionists ans guards are kind
staff were friendly and accommodating
they were very helpful
great location just 2 mins walking distance from cebu it park
good location near it park
great close to everything you need
great location and value for money
the place was good and near it park
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A bang-for-your-buck Cebu trip

With all of Cebu’s beautiful sites to see and a smorgasbord of great food to match, it may be wise to save on accommodation and spend on experiences instead - after all, you came to Cebu to explore, not to stay in bed. For a budget-friendly Cebu trip, check out these affordable, must-stay Airbnbs!

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