Top 12 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Cebu City, Philippines - Updated 2024

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A choice South East Asian hub, Cebu City is a prosperous port city that bustles with non-stop energy. This thriving metropolis offers a diverse landscape of tourist delights. From historic churches and landmarks showcasing the remnants of Cebu City’s rich 16th-century Spanish colonial past to fabulous underwater marine parks brimming with colorful tropical sea life, Cebu City offers numerous things to do for families and solo travelers alike. To admire expansive views of Cebu City, its surrounding lush greenery, and winding waterways, head to an observation deck on Mount Busay called Tops Lookout. And whether you’re looking for a stylish apartment or a house for rent in Cebu City, plenty of amazing accommodation options are available here. Check out these top Airbnb vacation rentals in Cebu City, Philippines.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on June 27, 2024.

1. Centrally-located studio in Cebu IT Park (from USD 32)

Explore Cebu and book this affordable Airbnb in Cebu as your base! The property features a fully equipped kitchen, air conditioning to combat that tropical sun and a 50-inch HDTV with Netflix. If you need to do some work, it also has a dedicated workspace and up to 205 Mbps Wi-Fi connection. Its best feature is probably its location. Walk to Ayala Mall for some shopping or explore the famous Sugbo Mercado, which is the biggest night market in Cebu!

Stayed at this property?
Cebu City, Central Visayas, Philippines
2.49 km (1.6 mi) from Redemptorist Church
88 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi was really a winner especially for me who's working and very helpful to paolo who's studying
Host:
the lobby is clean and the staff are very friendly and helpful
ann was very kind and responsive
Location:
the location is perfectly in proximity to restaurants inside and outside of it park
great newer unit located at it park
we are honoured to be ann’s first guests at her beautiful place
great place to stay
ann's place was definitely a place we would love going again in the future
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2. Rosecan’s Place 4 (from USD 20)

This accommodation in Cebu City is located in the city’s tallest building, Horizon 101. The condominium unit offers a spectacular view of the sea and amenities such as a gym and a pool so you can stay active while on vacation. If you’re planning to work remotely, it also has a dedicated workspace and Wi-Fi. Whip up a quick meal in the fully equipped kitchen or have a taste of Filipino cuisine from numerous restaurants in nearby malls such as Robinson’s Mall, SM City, and Ayala Mall.

Feel free to experience the Cebu nightlife in bars such as Cubana, which also has live music and great food.

Stayed at this property?
Cebu City, Central Visayas, Philippines
316 meters (0.2 ft) from Redemptorist Church
131 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed is comfortable bathroom and view are excellent
the wifi is strong there's a hot shower a stoverop and a small fridge
pool access was free
the bed was so comfortable although we checked in late there was no hassle whatsoever
Cleanliness:
super clean and tidy
good well presented room clean and comfortable
it’s clean and has everything you need
very clean place and great location
the place is clean and has everything you need for your stay
Host:
host is very responsive
the guards were very helpful too
responsive helpful host throughout
the host was very accommodating and responsive
the owner was very responsive and friendly
Location:
good location and nice unit
good location and would definitely recommend
building is secure and quiet
great location near malls mango square and nightlife
excellent communication and convenient location i recommend this airbnb
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3. Stylish studio with scenic Cebu City view (from USD 32)

The luxuries at this studio condo make it one of the best Airbnbs in Cebu. This condo’s interior is loaded with subtle chic overtones and lots of cozy comforts. You’ll experience pampered bliss when you take a dip in the crystal-blue infinity pool on the 28th floor. You can also relish impeccable views of the city while you lounge poolside. Hang out at the Sky Lounge and drink in amazing panoramic views of Cebu City or stay in shape at the nicely appointed gym facilities. This condo is near a fashionable shopping mall and some of the best restaurants in Cebu City are close by too.

Stayed at this property?
Cebu City, Central Visayas, Philippines
1.27 km (0.8 mi) from Redemptorist Church
376 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 1 Bed 3 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
both rooms were filled with all the necessary amenities nearby attractions and restaurants
the wifi was fantastic
the wi-fi connection is excellent
wifi is fast and signal strong at all times
the rooftop pool is abksultely amazing with stunning views
Cleanliness:
awesome sparkling clean love it
the apartment was super clean and spotless
her place is clean and quiet
the unit itself was clean and inviting
the bathrooms were clean kitchen and dining area all clean
Host:
she is indeed the best host
the host is very kind and pleasant
the owner is very kind and pleasant
mae is a really nice host
the host was very accomodating and considerate
Location:
awesome location where it's walking distance to ayala mall
the location is great and is walking distance to the shopping mall
the location is great just 5 minutes walk to ayala mall
the location of the building is great near ayala center
the place is in a good location of the city quiet and near to ayala mall
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4. Bargain beauty at Shejoje Poshtel Hostel (from USD 10)

If you want to experience unique lodging in Cebu City then you have to stay at the adorable Shejoje Poshtel Hostel. This affordable Airbnb vacation rental features clean and snug capsule-style accommodations that provide soft single-sized beds, WiFi, bath essentials, air conditioning, and heating. A light breakfast is served each morning. The area is outstanding, offering fun family-friendly activities, public transportation and easy access to bars and restaurants, which are some of the best things to do in Cebu at night. Be aware, if you’re afraid of heights you should reserve a capsule on the lower level because the ladders are quite steep.

Stayed at this property?
Cebu City, Central Visayas, Philippines
875 meters (0.6 ft) from Redemptorist Church
116 reviews   Wifi Available
Shared room in hostel 10 Beds 1 Guest 1 Bedroom 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 1

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
with fast internet connection (wifi) and plus factor for the free breakfast (bread egg coffee tea)
s they have a fast speed free wifi
better than sleeping in dorm bed with a lot of people
its a small space all together but feels comfortable rather then cramped
awesome wifi connection place was kept clean budget friendly
Cleanliness:
super clean and convenient
the place is clean and quiet
clean and tidy environment very hood
place is clean and nice
it's super clean and quiet
Host:
host was very helpful throughout our stay
the host is approachable and kind
the staff are really friendly especially the manager
the manager and personnel were also friendly
staff were friendly and helpful
Location:
its location has an easy access to public transit/cabs
a perfect location a d amazing surround views
good staff good location comfortable
in addition if you are a walker like me this place is in a good location
its also in a nice street where you have fruits market and 7/11 right around the corner
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5. Brand new resort condo with full amenities (from USD 28)

Live a life of leisure at this cute Airbnb in Cebu with a pool. Situated at the center of Cebu City, this condo features quiet grounds with top-notch luxuries: a huge sparkling swimming pool, a green golf course, and a well-equipped fitness facility. Although this condo’s furnishings are minimal, it’s still a comfortable place to return to at the end of the day. There’s lots of streaming sunlight, a nicely appointed compact kitchenette, and a breezy balcony. The neighborhood offers a popular eatery patronized by both tourists and locals.

Stayed at this property?
Cebu City, Central Visayas, Philippines
2.81 km (1.8 mi) from Redemptorist Church
178 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 4 Beds 4 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
amazing organisation and information regarding check in and wifi (very good internet connection)
we loved the view from the balcony and the pool was a great bonus
the view from balcony and pool area was nice security presence was good
the room was neat and had beautiful view
the wifi is decent the shower is very nice and charisse is incredibly helpful with anything you need
Cleanliness:
clean and very cozy
great clean place to stay
the condo was very clean and beautiful
good safe and clean space
very modern and very clean
Host:
charisse was a lovely host
she is very responsive to any questions or issues
the host replied quickly and gave helpful instructions
the host is really kind replied fast
charisse has been a great host to me
Location:
great location and facilities
great location - quick ride to many establishments
a very nice location in the heart of cebu city
location great and very secure for the area
an excellent place to stay close to things
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6. New modern studio condo

In close proximity to Cebu City’s top shopping mall, delectable restaurants, art venues, and more, this conveniently located studio in a newly erected building is affordable and comfortable. This air-conditioned studio is spacious for such a compact area. It’s equipped with contemporary furnishings and a decor that offers a subtle sophistication. No TV is available but guests can enjoy WiFi, a cushy queen-sized bed, bath essentials, fragrant shampoo, and an efficient kitchenette. The standout of this lodging is the rooftop lounge with brilliant views.

Stayed at this property?
Cebu City, Central Visayas, Philippines
1.75 km (1.1 mi) from Redemptorist Church
142 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice decoration the condominium is inside a busy commercial building wifi don’t expect very good
it will be much better if they do have a tvand a good wifi connection
their provision of pocket wifi is also very helpful especially for tourists travelling around cebu
please add a tv and cable
i asked if i may borrow a clothing iron and the host said yes
Cleanliness:
the place was clean and cozy
it was clean and comfortable
place was simple but clean and comfortable
the condo itself is very clean and smells really good
its a clean organized and nice smelling room
Host:
host was very nice
the host response quite early and kind
great place to relax and empressive customer service by the host with prompt responses
the hosts were very accommodating would definitely recommend it
nice place host is very responsive and accomodating
Location:
location is also perfect
great location we were within walking distance of ayala mall cebu
the location of this condo is superb
great location and great building
the location was excellent and everything we needed was close by
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7. Contemporary condo with plush amenities

This studio condo is complete with every modern luxury in mind for a guest’s superb stay. This accommodation provides everything from a traveler’s kit of essentials to bottled water. This completely furnished studio has a soft double bed with an extra pull-out bed if needed. Popular shopping centers, delectable restaurants, energetic bars, and interesting shops are nearby. Don’t forget to pack your swimsuit so you can enjoy a dip in the delightful infinity pool that also affords wondrous views of the city.

Stayed at this property?
Cebu City, Central Visayas, Philippines
1.92 km (1.2 mi) from Redemptorist Church
133 reviews  
Entire condominium 2 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
everything you meed is eqipped wifi kitchen aircon iron and iron board cutie balcony
a great view from 17th floor swimming pool
very cozy and great views
very small space great location very good wifi
pool was lovely and great views
Cleanliness:
nice clean place and chem was very accommodating
the flat is clean with nice homely touches
the place was clean and cozy
shower and toilet were clean
the place was very clean and nice to stay at
Host:
the host was responsive and helpful
thank you for hosting us
awesome host very very kind
the building employees are all respectful lovely friendly people
nice place to stay & owner is so kind
Location:
nice apartment in a good location not too far from major shopping malls
location is not hard to find and near several establishments like ayala mall and landers
also its location is very nice as it's very close to ayala mall and restaurants
nice place in a good location
value for money peaceful location in the heart of the city
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8. Splashy condo with sea view

This wonderful 17th-floor studio faces the water and offers spectacular views, particularly at night. This studio is in a prime area, just a three-minute walk to the huge SM City Cebu shopping mall where you can enjoy great dining, first-rate cinemas, and fabulous department stores. This studio’s interior is a bit sparse but fully functional with new furnishings and a roomy and comfy bed. The ground floor of the property offers a handy laundry facility and a 24-hour convenience store. Clean and uncluttered throughout, this studio offers WiFi, a TV, and soothing air conditioning.

Stayed at this property?
Cebu City, Central Visayas, Philippines
1.75 km (1.1 mi) from Redemptorist Church
124 reviews  
Entire condominium 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

9. Trendy condo in the heart of Cebu City

Found at the center of Cebu City and many tourist attractions, this studio condo boasts an understated stylishness with towering ceilings, lots of natural light from the floor-to-ceiling windows, and picture-perfect furnishings. Compact but cozy throughout, this studio ensures guests’ comfort with complimentary bath essentials—fragrant shower gel and shampoo, and plenty of hot water. WiFi is also present and you can enjoy a night in watching TV with a selection of local channels or downloaded films. You’ll easily drift off to sleep on the cushy queen-sized bed.

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Cebu City, Cebu, Philippines
1.18 km (0.8 mi) from Redemptorist Church
102 reviews  
Entire condominium 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room itself is neat and classy with a great view of the city
i had strong air conditioning i had 4 very huggable pillows plus 2 small pillows to myself
the wifi could have been stronger and went down for about 24 hours during my stay
in the morning if you wanna stay in the room its facing the bright sunny day i willcome back
i like the ambiance of the room and how it was done
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable
everything was very clean
the place was sparkling clean and very stylish
it provided me with very clean and cozy condo
it’s clean and with everything we needed
Host:
claire is a great host
claire was such a great host
she was very responsive to our quiries
and claire is very communicative and helpful host
claire is very responsive to every message
Location:
a nice central location
great location and everything you need is just near the building
location was easily accessible and in the middle of all the malls
great location and apartment for getting around cebu city
we enjoyed our trip in cebu location is good since it’s near lang sa mga pinuntahan namin
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10. Snazzy resort-style condo

Nestled in the center of Cebu City is this superb studio condo. Perfect for travelers on business or pleasure, this studio features impeccably manicured grounds and is ideal for relaxing at the end of a busy day of conference meetings or sightseeing adventures. Refresh with a dip in the huge lavish swimming pool, unwind at the open and breezy clubhouse, or get some exercise at the on-site basketball court. The neighborhood offers a convenient grocery store, coffee shop, fast food chains, restaurants, and much more.

Stayed at this property?
Cebu City, Central Visayas, Philippines
2.51 km (1.6 mi) from Redemptorist Church
76 reviews  
Entire apartment 2 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
and yeah let’s not even mention the free wifi(pldt)
the bed and mattress are soft everything is so neat and tidy
i just wish the room rate included already the fee for using the pool
the pool and all other things are great
Cleanliness:
the unit was very clean
nice and clean condo and pool
the place was very clean and secure
room was very clean
the place is nice and clean
Host:
the security guards were friendly and helpful
the host is nice and respond quickly
the host is considerate and very accommodating
rene is very responsive to my questions as well
as usual one of the best host
Location:
great location to shops and go to itpark
nice and quiet location
this was my second stay at one oasis perfect location for my friend and i
the place is designed to make you feel relax a convenient distance for fun as well
quiet safe location nice clean apartment highly recommended
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11. Cozy one-bedroom with city and mountain views (from USD 28)

This appealing one-bedroom apartment is located in a secure area in the heart of a lot of city action. Guests can enjoy a wide range of fun activities from delicious and convenient eateries to a rejuvenating spa, to lively coffee houses and karaoke bars. This completely furnished apartment is loaded with sleek appliances, a cushy queen-sized bed, and reliable WiFi. The bathroom is spotless and supplied with everything you need from fresh towels to toothpaste to facial tissues.

Stayed at this property?
Cebu City, Central Visayas, Philippines
2.25 km (1.4 mi) from Redemptorist Church
160 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we appreciated having two air-conditioners and the pool on-site
aircon works great place is clean wifi is fast unit is complete with the basic essentials
lovely apartment with air conditioning in the living area and the bedroom
high speed wifi available too overall experience was great and will definitely be back
great apt with all needed amenities and close to everything you need
Cleanliness:
place was clean and cozy
everything is clean and good
a clean and safe place
the unit was clean and spacious
her unit was really clean and comfortable
Host:
the host is very welcoming and flexible
host is easy to communicate
samantha is a great host
the guards at the lobby are very respectful and helpful
samantha is a great hosts
Location:
the location is really really good
that's it loved the location
great place good location samantha on time and helpful
the location is easily accessible and safe
her place was very homey and comfortable and near to everything
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12. Ultra-chic condo with stellar view

Possessing a striking color scheme, a classy decor, and comfortable furnishings, this centrally located recently constructed studio is perfect for a solo traveler or a tourist couple. This high-rise Cebu City accommodation is a nice corner unit. Step out onto the balcony that overlooks the swimming pool and relax while admiring fantastic views of the mountains and sea. The condominium’s grounds are secure and packed with alluring amenities like a wonderful infinity pool, jogging paths, a refreshing spa, and a fully equipped gym. The building’s lobby offers a handy coffee shop and convenience store.

Stayed at this property?
Mabolo, Cebu City, Philippines
1.77 km (1.1 mi) from Redemptorist Church
140 reviews   Wifi Available
Private room in condominium (condo) 2 Beds 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
apartment had a great view of the city
beautiful pool with a view
the pool view at night was breathtaking
the apartment was lovely--a nice space with a good view and good lighting
loved the pool and the view
Cleanliness:
it was exceptionally clean and tidy
it is clean homey and just as advertised
clean room very cozy
the room is very clean and warm
the unit is clean and neat
Host:
mavy is a great host
security was helpful
good communcation with host
good: host easy to reach and supportive
mavy was also a very considerate host and very quick to respond to any concerns
Location:
good location near ayala mall
the location was good for me
great location easy walk to ayala mall and transport but nicely hidden in a side street
the location is pretty convenient for us
in walking distance to at least two shopping malls and some nice restaurants
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Hello Cebu City

Cebu City boasts a spirited vibe, friendly locals, beguiling architecture, and mouthwatering food, so there’s nothing not to love about this excellent travel destination. For a premiere South East Asian adventure, Cebu City should be part of your travel plans and to ensure your stay is magnificently complete, book one of these phenomenal Airbnb vacation rentals. Whether you’re looking for a luxe apartment or an affordable house for rent in Cebu City, Airbnb has you covered!

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