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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Spent a week at the resort with my partner. Was very impressed by the staff and the serenity of it all. The rooms could use an update but were clean, large and functional. Surrounding area of Cordova is quiet but covers the basic amenities, locals off the resort grounds were all very friendly and felt safe. Enjoyed a couple of...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Pros: great staff, beautiful grounds, clean rooms, they will change music to what you want and they are on line so everything on you-tube is available. order the seared tuna , great value Cons: remote location , no nearby restaurants, but food ok there. Seared tuna, behoon noodles, pancit, chop suey, really good, but no mango on chicken mango salad,...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed two nights here for our Church Retreat/Team Building. Has ample meeting rooms and huge guest rooms. We stayed in a common room with 12 double-decker beds but there were only 6 of us in the room so we enjoyed the huge space. Pool was small but good enough for kids. They really need to fix their bathrooms though. Ours...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my wife were travelling from Bohol to Mactan to stay over the night before our flight. We have checked online various places and decided at last moment to come to Alta Cebu. We could not book it online due to poor Internet connection on the phone, however decided to take a risk and went to the resort. Once...

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Prince George, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed for 3 weeks in January 2017,i loved staying at this resort.The rooms were clean,service was awesome,staff were very friendly.I met some wonderful people,the food was great.I found the management team was very helpful in all ways.Im planning on returning next year in Feb 2018.I had a great experience.So im glad I picked this resort.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had to make a last minute booking from out of the area, and not many hotels that were appealing and located in the general area where needed to be were available in short notice. So I turned on my Bluetooth to help find what we needed quickly. We'll let me tell you the advertisement for Alta Cebu Resort looked...

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Seattle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For our last night we knew we wanted to stay near the Cebu Airport on Mactan Island. The car traffic back and forth over the bridge linking Mactan and Cebu is ridiculously slow. Alta was 30 min ride on jeepny. Nice welcome juice upon arrival. Nice setting. Lots of foliage, trees. Two open and nice pools. Liked all the interpretive...

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Larry T, Owner at ALTA Cebu Resort, responded to this review

Thanks for the nice comments. The TV should have been checked before your arrival and in working condition before you checked in. My apology. As for the food, at all resorts I know of in the Philippines, cooks vary in experience and competence. I have been here 17 years, so I know a lot about what to expect here. I...

Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

This place is strange. I'm not too sure that it was what we were looking for, so maybe that was the problem. It seems the place for large arranged parties and conferences, not for individual guests. There was a large party of university students staying there when we were, and the first room they gave us was literally a room...

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Larry T, Owner at ALTA Cebu Resort, responded to this review

I ran out of room before I could post about the bug comment. Previous guest said the place is buggy. I live at the resort. I don't think we are more buggy than other resorts. This guest seems unaware that we are near the end of the rainy season. It has rained almost every day for many months now. During...

Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

Your review: We were greeted by friendly staff with complimentary drinks and welcome lei. Our room has a calming and relaxing ambiance. On our first day we hang out by the pool to relax and then decided to avail the resorts free shuttle going to the beach. The next day we decided to go for Island hopping with the group....

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Reviewed November 28, 2016

Good location surrounded but divorced from the usual Filipino teeming villages. Enthusiastic staff willing to help. Comfortable rooms. Food OK. Kiddies Pool clean and safe separated from main pool and hence, quieter.

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Amenities

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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Public Wifi
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Services
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The ambiance at Alta Cebu Resort is truly unique - with the feel of a tropical rain forest, modern cozy facilities, genuine service. With 50 rooms, it has the feel of a casual, intimate estate in a tropical paradise. Alta is a place where guests can meet liked-minded travelers from around the world; this includes families on vacation, couples seeking a romantic hideaway and those who want to experience a new culture. Alta also offers sustainable tourism or volunteer programs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about ALTA Cebu Resort

Address: Pilipog, Cordova 6017, Philippines
Location: Philippines > Visayas > Cebu Island > Mactan Island > Cordova
Price Range: $41 - $76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — ALTA Cebu Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
Alta Cebu Hotel Cordova
Alta Hotel Cebu
ALTA Cebu Resort Cebu Island/Cordova
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“in the flight path so can be disturbing if you are affected by the sound of aeroplanes”
 of 5 bubbles seanhL955MZ, Nov 28, 2016 | Read review
“Stay as far from the bar as possible if you want to sleep”
 of 5 bubbles DailyLama, Nov 1, 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are OK”
 of 5 bubbles stevesG1384FD, Oct 26, 2016 | Read review
“I stayed in a 2nd storey deluxe room it was great quite and comfitable”
 of 5 bubbles graemes172, Aug 10, 2016 | Read review
“Check it first for mosquitoes, burnt electrics, dirty shower, broken phone”
  • Dirty and broken heater with no hot water
  • Dirty soap dish in shower
 of 5 bubbles FrankieDP, Aug 9, 2016 | Read review
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