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Featured Hostels in Cebu

8th Street Guesthouse - Hostel
The price is RM54 per night

Located in Lahug, this hostel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Cebu International Convention Center, Ayala Center and Philippines Taoist Temple. Cebu Business Park ...

2.7/5 (3 reviews)
It was great 5 days of stay

"Very reasonable price.... Thank you and looking forward to stay there again"…"

Reviewed on 31 Aug 2019

8th Street Guesthouse - Hostel
Naps & Maps Hostel
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Located in Guadalupe, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Fo Guang Shan Chu Un Temple and Cebu Doctor's University Hospital. Fuente Osmena Circle and Mango ...

3.6/5Good! (9 reviews)
Nap x Adventure Cebu Trip

"It was clean, so affordable and best suitable for family trip. Place is accessable. Good ambiance and rooms were big. Highly recommendable. We'll come back if we have travels again in Cebu."…"

Reviewed on 8 Mar 2020

Naps & Maps Hostel
The Flying Fish Hostel Cebu
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Located in Banilad, this hostel is 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from Banilad Town Centre, and within 3 mi (5 km) of Ayala Center and SM City Cebu. Mango Square and Magellan's ...

3.8/5Good! (14 reviews)

"This is a great spot! Wonderful to hang out, super cool vibe. The restaurant there is great too."…"

Reviewed on 16 Mar 2020

The Flying Fish Hostel Cebu
Cebu Budget Hotel City Center
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Located in Mabolo, this hostel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Carmelite Monastery, SM City Cebu and Ayala Center. Cebu Business Park and Cebu Doctor's University ...

3/5 (25 reviews)
Good value

"Cheap hotel , easy to go around , really nice staff . I didn’t have the good address, so call to have the good address!!! The room didn’t look at all like the pictures , but it was ok."…"

Reviewed on 6 Mar 2018

Cebu Budget Hotel City Center
BugoyBikers Hostel
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Located in Lahug, this hostel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Cebu International Convention Center, Ayala Center and Philippines Taoist Temple. Fuente Osmena Circle ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (10 reviews)

"Attentive to your need and very friendly"…"

Reviewed on 5 Jan 2020

BugoyBikers Hostel
Mad Monkey Cebu City - Adults Only
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Situated in Cebu, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of USC-North Campus and Cebu Business Park. Fuente Osmena Circle and Ayala Center are also within 1 ...

3.7/5Good! (3 reviews)

"Mad Monkey fake canceled on us through email, stole our money really. Forced us to book another hotel during sinulog festival dates making it twice the rate for a much worse hostel. Then a day before they said ready to check in to Mad Monkey! I tried to cancel it then, but was too late."…"

Reviewed on 20 Jan 2020

Mad Monkey Cebu City - Adults Only
Sugbutel Family Hotel
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Located in North Reclamation Area, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Robinsons Galleria Cebu and SM City Cebu. Ayala Center and Heritage of Cebu Monument ...

3.4/5Good! (47 reviews)
clean and simple

"Clean and simple"…"

Reviewed on 1 Dec 2019

Sugbutel Family Hotel
Alicia Tower Residences - Adult Only - Hostel
The price is RM69 per night

Located in Banilad, this hostel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Banilad Town Centre and within 3 miles (5 km) of Ayala Center and SM City Cebu. Fuente Osmena Circle ...

3.8/5Good! (29 reviews)

"Clean and convenient place to be"…"

Reviewed on 22 Jan 2020

Alicia Tower Residences - Adult Only - Hostel
JY7flor Hostel
2 out of 5
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Located in Lahug, this hostel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Cebu International Convention Center, Ayala Center and Philippines Taoist Temple. SM City Cebu and ...

2.5/5 (2 reviews)

"We did not check in here beens ending you guys a mail for a refund but till now nobody responsded"…"

Reviewed on 19 Jan 2020

JY7flor Hostel
Nomads Hub Coliving Hostel Cebu
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Located in Santa Cruz, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Cebu Normal University, Fuente Osmena Circle and Mango Square. University of San Carlos and ...

Nomads Hub Coliving Hostel Cebu
SR Hostel - Adults Only
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Situated in Mandaue, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of City Time Square and J Centre Mall. SM City Cebu and Ayala Center are also within 3 miles (5 km).

4/5Very Good! (3 reviews)

"It's quite comfortable with a reasonable price.Will definitely suggest to those traveler who is in budget."…"

Reviewed on 6 Dec 2019

SR Hostel - Adults Only
Tropical Hostel Cebu Center
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Located in Mabolo, this hostel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Carmelite Monastery, SM City Cebu and Ayala Center. Cebu Business Park and Cebu Doctor's University ...

3.3/5 (29 reviews)
Ok.

"The room was ok. But the Bathroom/Toilet was not. Water stays on the floor due to leakage from the bathroom and floor wasnt leveled. The mirror was dirty as if it wasnt cleaned for a while. The aircondition was full of dirt. I was disappointed as well that the location was not the same with what ..."…"

Reviewed on 19 Jan 2020

Tropical Hostel Cebu Center
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Other property types in Cebu

Cebu Parklane International Hotel
Cebu Parklane International Hotel
3 out of 5
The price is RM207 per night
4/5Very Good! (1,000 reviews)

"The CEBU Parklane International is derived from local designed and style."…"

Reviewed on 8 Jul 2020

Cebu Parklane International Hotel
Best Western Plus Lex Cebu
Best Western Plus Lex Cebu
4 out of 5
4.3/5Excellent! (998 reviews)
Great breakfast buffet

"Was a bit disappointed in the service/ food in the restaurant for dinner... buffet breakfast ( included with booking) was amazing and service was excellent in the morning"…"

Reviewed on 17 Mar 2020

Best Western Plus Lex Cebu
Harolds Hotel
Harolds Hotel
3.5 out of 5
The price is RM296 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (770 reviews)
Awesome!

"Superb! Super worth your money. I'll stay again in this hotel when i go to Cebu!😉"…"

Reviewed on 14 Mar 2020

Harolds Hotel
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What Is a Hostel?

If you're in the market for an affordable place to stay in Cebu, one of its 24 hostels could be a great choice. These dorm-style accommodation options come in lots of different forms, but they all have a few things in common:

  • Low prices
  • A social environment
  • Shared rooms (though many hostels also have private rooms)

By going with a hostel in Cebu, you can cut your spending on accommodation and set aside more of your budget for sightseeing during your holiday. You can enjoy activities like shopping, and the island views create an appealing natural setting.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Cebu?

The weather can be a big factor when you want to venture out and explore, so here are some stats about the seasons:

  • The hottest months are typically May and April, while January and February are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 32° C and night-time temperatures average 24° C
  • April-June: 33° C is the daytime average and 25° C is the night-time average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 32° C and night-time averages are around 25° C
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 31° C during the day and 24° C at night
  • Average rainfall is 50 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Cebu?

Depending on what you're interested in, you might appreciate these places to visit:

Natural Features
  • Senior Citizen's Park
  • Cebu Botanical Garden
  • D' Family Park
Cultural Attractions
  • Jose Rizal Memorial Library
  • Cebu Provincial Museum
  • Casa Gorordo Museum
Landmarks
  • Magellan's Cross
  • Fo Guang Shan Chu Un Temple
  • Minor Basilica of the Holy Child

Overall, Cebu is known for its:

  • Shopping
  • Restaurants
  • Festivals
  • Churches
  • Coffee
  • Excursions
  • Tours

How to Get to Cebu and Around the Area

You can search for flights to the closest airport in Cebu (CEB-Mactan - Cebu Intl.), 5.9 mi (9.5 km) from the city centre.

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Cebu?
Hostels are a great way to stay for a good value, so you can save your budget for exploring. You can check out this destination’s cultural highlights, such as its festivals and churches.
What is a hostel?
These dorm-style accommodations come in quite a few shapes and sizes, but all of them have three main things in common, including budget-friendly prices, a social setting and shared rooms (though many hostels offer private room options too).
What are the best hostels in Cebu?
Ready to find a hostel in town? These top picks get the best reviews from our guests and could be a good place to look first: The Flying Fish Hostel Cebu - You can take advantage of free WiFi and free parking, as well as an outdoor pool. You’ll find showers, free toiletries and lockers in all rooms. Alicia Tower Residences - Adult Only - Hostel - Guests can enjoy free WiFi, free parking and a 24-hour front desk. Rooms come with towels, showers and free toiletries. 1075 Dormitel - Located within a 10-minute walk of University of San Carlos. Property features include free WiFi, free parking and a 24-hour front desk. You’ll find towels, showers and free toiletries in all rooms. Naps & Maps Hostel - Located within a 20-minute walk of Fuente Osmena Circle and Cebu Doctor’s University Hospital. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a bar, as well as a 24-hour front desk. You’ll find showers, free toiletries and desks in all rooms.
What's the seasonal weather like in Cebu?
Good weather’s always better when you’re experiencing new places, so here’s some information about the seasons: The hottest months are usually May and April, with an average temperature of 29°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 27°C. Average annual rainfall for Cebu is 1488 mm.
What is there to see and do in Cebu?
Generally, Cebu is known for its restaurants, festivals and churches. Major attractions include Fuente Osmena Circle, Ayala Center and SM City Cebu. Get out into nature with places such as Tops Lookout, Mountain View Nature’s Park and Sirao Flower Garden. Cultural attractions include Temple of Leah, Casa Gorordo Museum and Jesuit House Museum.
What's the best way to get around Cebu?
You can search for flights to the nearest airport, which is Cebu (CEB-Mactan - Cebu Intl.), 5.9 mi (9.5 km) from the city centre.