Shangri-La's Mactan Resort and Spa Description
The Philippines’ premier five-star resort, Shangri-La's Mactan Resort and Spa Cebu is a lush garden retreat ideal for vacationers and families. This Cebu luxury resort features kid's play areas, a wide range of restaurants, and CHI, one of the largest and most luxurious spas in the region. Located just 15 minutes from Mactan-Cebu International Airport, Shangri-La's Mactan Resort and Spa recently completed a three-year major renovation programme on its 547 rooms and suites, reaffirming it as the premier Cebu hotel. The new resort features a stylish design, sleek contemporary furniture, and the latest in-room communications and media amenities.
Shangri-La's Mactan Resort and Spa Accommodations
Shangri-La's Mactan Resort and Spa offers a selection of room types which feature a range of amenities in addition to a level of service that goes the extra distance. Set amid 14 hectares of lush tropical greenery, Shangri-La's Mactan Resort and Spa offers 547 luxurious, expansive guest rooms and suites in two wings: the Main Wing and the Ocean Wing. All rooms feature complimentary broadband Internet access, satellite/cable television, coffee/tea making facilities, minibar, international direct dial telephones, voice mail and an in-room safe.
Located in the exclusive Ocean Wing, Ocean Club rooms offer an enhanced level of service, comfort, and convenience for discerning travellers, including complimentary breakfast and cocktails, access to the Ocean Club Lounge, and an exclusive concierge.
With panoramic sea views, expansive floor plans, and a private butler service, suites at the resort offer some of the largest and most luxurious accommodations in the country, and include extra touches such as DVD players, LCD televisions, and private verandahs with commanding views of Mactan Sea and the verdant tropical gardens.
Shangri-La's Mactan Resort and Spa Restaurants & Bars
Shangri-La's Mactan Resort and Spa offers a range of tempting dining options to indulge in during your stay in Cebu. Acqua, a contemporary, stylish restaurant with views of the infinity pool and the ocean, offers a modern twist on traditional Italian cuisine and pizza from a charming wood-fired oven. Vegetarian selection available. A resort classic, Cowrie Cove offers delicious al fresco seafood dining in a charming beachside location. The adjacent ChillOut Bar is a popular complement to this perennial dining favorite. Tea of Spring is a timelessly elegant and stylish contemporary Cantonese restaurant with an extensive selection of Chinese loose-leaf teas. Tides, featuring a buffet of international dishes for breakfast, lunch and dinner daily, offer an interactive, open-kitchen concept that makes for an engaging all-day dining experience. Vegetarian menu is available.
The hotel also offers a selection of bars and poolside dining options. At the Beach Bar, sea breeze and swaying palms create a relaxing spot for a light snack or refreshing drink, including coconut juice, fruit shakes, and halo-halo, a Philippine treat that creates a mixture of delightful tastes. Buko Bar is an Al fresco poolside lounge offering sandwiches, pizza, and light refreshment. Dance to the latest house music by the resort’s resident DJ, and sip relaxing drinks by the sea at the aptly named ChillOut Bar, adjacent to the Cowrie Cove. The E-Zone Snack Bar, located inside the E-Zone entertainment center with video arcades, computer games, karaoke rooms, table soccer and billiard rooms, is a great place to take a break from the action and enjoy light snacks, specialty drinks and signature iced teas. With cool breeze and panoramic views of tropical gardens, the Lobby Lounge is the ideal place to unwind and enjoy refreshing drinks. After 8pm, enjoy live entertainment from bands playing the latest hits and classic standards.
Shangri-La's Mactan Resort and Spa Activities
Whether your plans include family adventure, rejuvenation or pure relaxation, Shangri-La's Mactan Resort and Spa offers an enticing array of activities for both adults and children. CHI, The Spa at Shangri-La draws inspiration from the origins of the Shangri-La legend and is a place of personal peace, enchantment and well-being. Designed as a secluded village, CHI, allows guests to enjoy the privacy and luxury of an enchanted world of six spacious couple’s villas and eight garden suites, along with a private garden patio, sunken tub, herbal steam room and shower. The Spa provides a wide range of spa therapies and treatments and the spa pool and gardens are an ideal setting to enjoy treatments or yoga.
The hotel boast a family friendly atmosphere with a wide range of activities and facilities for younger travellers. The Adventure Zone is a multi-level playground with Daily Children's Activities spaced among three age levels. Children ages 3 and below may play in the safe and spacious Toddler’s Zone (Kids must be accompanied by an adult at all times). The children's pool, open from 6am to 9pm, is located in the main pool area. Teens can't wait to head to E-Zone, which features video arcades, table soccer, and other opportunities for shared family fun.
For guests recreation, the hotel features its very own private beach cove and marine sanctuary which is a delight for children and adults alike, offering opportunities to simply relax or engage with the environment through diving programs, fish feeding and other water activities. The resort further offers two swimming pools amid 15 hectares of landscaped gardens.
For guests with an active spirit the hotel offers and can arrange a number of watersports and activities such as diving, snorkeling, kayaking, parasailing, windsurfing, sailing or deep-sea fishing. Flat seas guarantee ideal conditions for cruises and excursions. For diving enthusiasts, there are more than 20 dive sites teeming with marine life within half an hour boat ride from the resort. In addition the hotel offers a health club complete with a modern fitness centre with a 150 square metre gym that has a full range of cardiovascular equipment, including treadmills, weights and strength equipment from Life Fitness; separate hot Jacuzzis, steam and sauna rooms for men and women; and a full-service salon that offers hair, face and body treatment.
Accommodation: B&B, Standard Room, 10 nights
Economy return flights, taxes, and transfers.