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London
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38 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I stayed two nights at the Montebello Villa during the start of our honeymoon trip, and it made for a calm and peaceful introduction to the Philippines. After I contacted them the hotel arranged a transfer from the airport for a fee. It was more than a taxi but with a late-evening arrival it was nice to... More 

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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked a rooms for two in tjis place last february in advance and evrything hoes well after we arrived, the crew were accomodating and kind towards us during our stay, the staff on the front desk was also kind and eeasy to deal with

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Thank emilbon
MontebelloHotel, Manager at Montebello Villa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Emilbon, Greetings from Cebu's only garden hotel! Thank you for sharing your experience during your last stay. We are happiest to note you have been delighted with the service provided by our staff. And equally happy that we have made your stay excellent. It is our thrust to deliver the best of hospitality to travelers, and make their stay... More 

Manila, Philippines
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29 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Home away from home. Simply love the premiere poolside rooms. Clean, spacious and layout is modern with a traditional twist. But what keeps us coming back is their excellent personalized service. This is what keeps us coming back to this garden oasis amidst a busy bustling city

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Thank bam086
MontebelloHotel, Manager at Montebello Villa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Bam086, We are most delighted to welcome you back home. We are overwhelmed with your gracious words. Please accept our heartfelt appreciation on behalf of the Management and staff of Montebello Villa Hotel. Your kind comments will encourage us to continually serve you better in every possible way we can. With your comments, truly, we've demonstrated how it is... More 

London, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
90 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 182 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My experience at Montebello Villa Hotel would have been almost perfect if it weren't for that one stressful incident. I choose to not name this particular staff member for this had already been sorted with the help of higher management. It's just that sometimes, things at the hotel need to be dealt with having flexibility, not just one way or... More 

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Thank kmgk
MontebelloHotel, Manager at Montebello Villa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Kmgk, Greetings from Cebu's only garden hotel! Thank you for sharing your experience during your last stay. We are overwhelmed with your gracious words. Please accept our heartfelt appreciation on behalf of the Management and staff of Montebello Villa Hotel. Your kind comments will encourage us to continually serve you better in every possible way we can. With your... More 

Denver, Colorado
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22 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice size room, great AC, and overall a comfortable resort. It is hard to believe you are in the middle of Cebu City. Stayed here as a new hotel selection in Cebu City and was very happy with the choice - it is a little far from the main big box malls in the area, but if you want... More 

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Thank Steve C
MontebelloHotel, Manager at Montebello Villa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Steve C, Greetings from Cebu's only garden hotel! We are overwhelmed with your gracious words. Please accept our heartfelt appreciation on behalf of the Management and staff of Montebello Villa Hotel. Your kind comments will encourage us to continually serve you better in every possible way we can. Thank you for the special mention of the perks that our... More 

Tel Aviv, Israel
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15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've stayed a night in Montebello Villa during our honey moon in the Philippines and really liked it! The hotel has a lot of charm and its staff are so nice! The room was confortable and the decoration typic! We highly advise to go for dinner at the restaurant hotel close to the swimming pool. Regarding the localisation: it is... More 

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Thank Yael y
MontebelloHotel, Manager at Montebello Villa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Yael y, Greetings from Cebu's only garden hotel! Thank you for making us a part of this important milestone. The Management and staff will be delighted to know they have made your honeymoon truly memorable for you and your partner. We look forward to more celebrations with you in the future. Please accept our heartfelt appreciation on behalf of... More 

Sibulan, Negros Oriental, Philippines
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

since I have friends in Cebu City sometimes I must go there...It is my chance to relax,enjoy myself a little,and even get my health in order...Everything is set up there to cater to all my needs...Not the most expensive but not the cheapest hotel

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Thank Kuya P
MontebelloHotel, Manager at Montebello Villa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Kuya P, Greetings from Cebu's only garden hotel! A hundred thanks for patronizing Montebello Villa Hotel, and sharing your wonderful experience with us. It is heartening to know that we have delighted you and made your stay memorable. We very much appreciate your recommendation of our hotel. Thank you very much for the 5-star rating you gave us. We... More 

Davao City
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016

I have been here twice this year, the first one was last March then this October. I was there for a retreat. The place is homey, with a big lobby, and looks like a big living room for two houses that has been joined. I can't say it's quaint or not, it depends on ones taste and preferences. The room... More 

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MontebelloHotel, Manager at Montebello Villa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jaquinne, Greetings from Cebu's only garden hotel, It is always a delight to welcome youback home. Thank you for sharing your experience during your last stay. We are happy to note you have been delighted with the service provided by our staff, the food, room condition and the ambiance, that gives an atmosphere of relaxation. With your comments, truly,... More 

Lausen, Switzerland
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

My Fiance and i stayed in Montebello Villa Hotel for our 3rd Time now. We had the Superior Room (427). The Staff in the Hotel is always really Friendly and welcoming. The Hotel Garden looks very clean, and is a good Place to relax. Our Room was one of the older ones i guess, still with a strange carpet and... More 

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Thank Marc S
MontebelloHotel, Manager at Montebello Villa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Marc S, We are most delighted to welcome you back home. My sincerest appreciation for taking the time to share this detailed feedback. It is also good to hear that you got the chance to enjoy the facilities and the great service from our staff. We appreciate your feedback on the room and bathroom condition, we are thrilled to... More 

Monza, Italy
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251 reviews
61 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We stayedhere for 1 night before leaving Cebu, This hotel is a small corner of paradise in augly city as Cebu. My room was large and clean with everything I needed, The price was ridiculous compared to many others. Beautiful swimming pool a we had dinner at the restaurant and we were impressed by he food! I would come back!... More 

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MontebelloHotel, Manager at Montebello Villa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Resnati, Greetings from Cebu's only garden hotel! We are overwhelmed with your gracious words, they are inspiring and fulfilling. Please accept our heartfelt appreciation on behalf of the Management and staff of Montebello Villa Hotel. With your comments, truly, we've demonstrated how it is to be branded as an oasis in the city, indeed, this is unique to us.... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Amidst the bustling and active metropolis of Cebu City, the center of trade, education and business of Central Philippines, lies the tranquility and serenity of Montebello Villa Hotel. Montebello Villa Hotel is the only garden hotel within Cebu City located on a sprawling four hectare landscape reflecting the richness and charm of Cebu’s Hispanic heritage. It is the perfect blend for the business traveler and leisure traveler. A short distance to commercial establishments, business centers, shopping malls, churches and a golf course, with easy access to the historic beaches of Mactan Island and the Mactan International Airport. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Montebello Villa Hotel

Address: Banilad, Cebu City 6000, Philippines
Region: Philippines > Visayas > Cebu Island > Cebu City
Price Range: £38 - £74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Montebello Villa Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 150
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Montebello Hotel Cebu City
Montebello Villa Hotel Cebu Island/Cebu City
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“premiere poolside is perfect”
 of 5 bubbles bam086, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Choose the Premier Garden Side/View rooms for these are the newly renovated ones!”
 of 5 bubbles kmgk, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“never forget...you get what you pay for”
 of 5 bubbles KuyaP, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“rooms facing the pool is nice. i don't know much.”
 of 5 bubbles jaquinne, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“aircon is so old and noisy, bring ear plugs.”
 of 5 bubbles stephanstahl, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
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