Tips for booking a Lapu-Lapu City hotel

Cheapest month:June
Most expensive month:July
Average price in Lapu-Lapu City:₱7,748/night
Absolute cheapest price found:₱247/night
Cheapest day:Wednesday
Most expensive day:Sunday
₱4,665 - ₱9,404
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
₱5,138 - ₱7,412
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

About Lapu-Lapu City

Lapu-Lapu City is a seaside gem boasting some of the best dive sites in the country, conveniently situated on Mactan Island. This highly urbanised region boasts popular resorts, tropical wonders and religious sites, making it a sought-after tourist destination.

Things to do

Take a stroll along the long expanses of white sandy beaches of Plantation Bay. If you want some undersea adventure, Lapu-Lapu is home to some of the best dive sites in the country. There are plenty of opportunities to get your PADI diving certification, so you can explore the colourful coral reefs and exotic shipwrecks located around the island.

Looking for some intimacy? The exquisite Caohagan Island is a short boat ride away, boasting picturesque palm trees that set the scene for romantic sunset viewing, and is home to some of the best snorkelling in the area.

For a true taste of the city’s heritage, be sure to pay homage to the Lapu-Lapu Shrine, standing in honour of the native leader who defeated the Spanish military in the battle of Mactan. Other cultural attractions nearby include the Muelle Osmeña and the Virgen de la Regla Church.

Looking for some of the best shopping malls? Marina Mall and Gaisano Grand Mall are ideal places to hunt down some bargain buys. When you’ve worked up an appetite, book a table at The Jungle Restaurant and Entertainment, an iconic tourist destination.

Getting around

The Mactan-Cebu International Airport is the arrival point for most visitors entering the island, located about six kilometres from Lapu-Lapu City. The easiest way to get around is to catch a tricycle or multi-cab, although there are some taxi services for those seeking air conditioned comfort. Hiring a jeepney is the most exhilarating way to see the sights.

Lapu-Lapu City travel FAQs

  • How much do hotels in Lapu-Lapu City cost?

    The average price of a hotel in Lapu-Lapu City has been around ₱2,663 per night over the last 3 days. For a 5-star hotel in Lapu-Lapu City, the average price is around ₱4,019/night, depending on your dates. The average price of a 4-star hotel is ₱3,341/night.

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Lapu-Lapu City?

    HotelsCombined searches in the last 3 days suggest cheap Lapu-Lapu City hotels have prices starting from as low as ₱387/night, depending on the popularity of your requested dates.