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Cebu City, Philippines
Reviewed 27 July 2011

alta was a very nice resort we will come back definetly! it was a true garden resort and the pool was very nice and the staff was very frendly!the family loved it.

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3Thank funfunhellobye
Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 27 July 2011

This is a truly modern marvel. A pleasant place to stay. It was my first time in this country, meeting my fiance for the first time. The place greeded us with such friendliness, I though I was at home. The staff very professional and attentive. To mention a few, Ada ( spa ), Edna/eden (front desk),Jerom (maintenance), Marcos ( bartender),...

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2Thank ronskie_11
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 24 July 2011

This was our first family trip back to Cebu to viist family and friends and thought we would treat ourself too a stay in a nice hotel. The staff that greated us was so friendly and helpfully and even with all my questions he answered them all and was very helpfully. I have not been overseas since I left when...

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2Thank flipper27
USA
Reviewed 13 July 2011

When i firsr went to alta for the teabuilding wth my boyfriend,i feel so princess in thr room,like persian style,i love thr set up....our first bonding with my boyfriend...thanks for the yummy foods.. but thr is no beach....

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2Thank Orlrej
CebuLarry, Owner at ALTA Cebu Resort, responded to this review

We are happy to hear that this couple had a nice romantic weekend. While it is true that we do not have a beach, we do have a boat dock on Alta Bay from which we offer island hoping tours of the many nearby islands. We also offer scuba lessons in our pool. There is much to do at Alta,...

Quezon City, Philippines
Reviewed 9 July 2011

This is a perfect resort to stay for a couple. We found our room to be clean and comfortable, a/c was good as was the shower including hot water which I prefer even in a hot country like the Philippines. Fresh drinking water is provided daily which is a nice touch. A limited breakfast is complimentary , if you want...

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2Thank lorenacamoro
Quarryville, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 27 June 2011

This hotel was top notch all the way around. The staff was the friendliest ever at any hotel we have every stayed at. The rooms were clean and the property beautiful. Restaurant had a great selection at reasonable prices and the food was very good. Highly recommend staying here.

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3Thank sgfoley
Front Royal, Virginia
Reviewed 24 June 2011

As newly weds my wife Maricel and I had plans to stay 6 nights but were only able to stay 2 nights and that was our only regret. I would highly recommend booking your stay with the resort instead of another site. I was never able get a refund for my 4 nights from Hotel.com. The staff was great. One...

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2Thank JD_Maricel
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 22 June 2011

it's got me beat how anyone could not love this place, staff were fantastic, anything, even the bar man went and got me a sim card for a few pesos,the pool area was the best, a live band every 2nd night, at the bar restaurant, i cannot praise this place enough, any one that has a complaint should go to...

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2Thank aussiescorpion
Jerusalem, Israel
Reviewed 20 June 2011

My name is Daniel, from Jerusalem, Israel. I spend 15 wonderful days in a nice and peaceful resort in Mactan island called Alta Cebu resort. First I find this resort on internet. I was impress by the nice architecture of this resort. Its built like a traditional Filipino village, but with all the modern facilities for the guests. So I...

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1Thank danieltal2000
Cebu City, Philippines
Reviewed 16 June 2011

We went here for our team building. It was a 2-day affair, so we had to stay at the venue overnight. A month before the said activity, our HR officer did an ocular and found the place to her liking. She was toured around and was promised to have good rooms and amenities. But once we got there, the rooms...

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CebuLarry, Owner at ALTA Cebu Resort, responded to this review

This guest asks why were we ranked as one of the top10 hotels in Mactan? Because 98 former guests put us there. We recently hired our first professional GM, a German, named Aino, with 45 years experience. Though we had no experience running a resort before and had no qualified GM to guide us in running the resort until this...

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • 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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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • 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
Region: Philippines > Visayas > Cebu Island > Mactan Island > Cordova
Price Range: $51 - $94 (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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“Check it first for mosquitoes, burnt electrics, dirty shower, broken phone”
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