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Marco Polo Plaza Hotel Cebu - Press Information

Marco Polo Plaza Hotel Cebu - Press Information

Marco Polo Plaza Hotel Cebu Majestically situated 600 feet above sea level along the prestigious Nivel Hills district, the Marco Polo Plaza, is considered a landmark in Cebu City. It’s an urban resort and business hotel that offers a panoramic view of the city, the Mactan Channel and the neighboring islands, with land surrounded by 7.5 hectares of lush greenery.  The 24-storey hotel is 25 minutes from the Mactan International Airport and 10 minutes from the main business district and shopping malls.

Deluxe Class Hotel Accreditation

In 2008, barely three years in operation, the Marco Polo Plaza Cebu achieved a major milestone with its Deluxe Class Hotel accreditation granted by the Philippine Department of Tourism Region VII, after having complied with or exceeded the requirements prescribed for a five-star city hotel.

This seal of excellence recognizes Marco Polo Plaza’s exceptional degree of service and hospitality; international standard accommodation; most complete facilities and amenities including  ample banquet space, a coffee shop, two specialty restaurants, entertainment lounge, fitness gym, swimming pool, tennis court,  spa, beauty salon, ATM machine, travel agency  and complimentary shuttle service to the business district and shopping malls The entire property displays an original design, elegant decor and meticulous grounds.

Marco Polo Plaza Hotel Cebu Five-Star Amenities

Dubbed as Cebu City’s finest, the hotel has 329 well-appointed guest rooms including 20 suites with spacious bathrooms, fine amenities, and modern features. Room facilities include cable television, voicemail and IDD phones, 32-inch LCD TV, private hot and cold shower, in-room safe, coffee and tea-making facilities, mini-bar and 24-hour room service. Guests are also assured of 24-hour security and safety measures with the hotel’s strategically-placed cameras, regular patrols and fire drills.

The Continental Club is Marco Polo’s signature executive floor providing upgraded accommodation, service and amenities including complimentary in-room internet use and exclusive access to the private Continental Club Lounge.

The Lounge on the penthouse, besides featuring a panoramic view of Cebu City and beyond, offers complimentary breakfast, all-day snacks, happy hour cocktails and wi-fi connection.

For private functions, meetings, and events, 12 function rooms, a Grand Ballroom, and a Garden Terrace, provide the perfect venue for any occasion from 12 to 2,500 persons.

Marco Polo Plaza Cebu provides lifestyle dining and lounging experience in any of its four distinct food and beverage outlets. The famous and award-winning Café Marco buffet restaurant features show kitchens serving a wide variety of Asian, Western, and local cuisine. In 2008 the hotel opened the brand new BLU Bar & Grill offering a one-of-a-kind view and Continental cuisine from the rooftop 1,000 feet high. Other outlets are the Lobby Lounge with nightly live entertainment and El Viento Restaurant & Pool Bar which specializes in Italian favorites and original pizzas from a wood-fired brick oven.   Nightly live entertainment ranging from acoustic, classical, Latin jazz, to rhythm and blues, completes the relaxing ambience.

Marco Polo Plaza Hotel Cebu Other Awards and Recognition

After only a year in operations, the Marco Polo Plaza was awarded in 2007 as “Hotel of the Year” by the Marco Polo chain. The Marco Polo Plaza also received the highest scores in the Marco Polo hotel chain for creativity, quality of food and service, and guest satisfaction at the Hotel Group’s 2008 Marketing Conference in Hong Kong. It also won the award for “Most Creative Hotel” for food and beverage concepts. Recently, the hotel's signature restaurant, Cafe Marco, also bagged an award as "Best Buffet Restaurant" by ZEE Lifestyle magazine's Readers' Choice committee.

The Marco Polo Plaza is a subsidiary of Federal Land Inc., a member of the prestigious Metrobank group of companies which includes the largest banking institution in the Philippines, Toyota Philippines, Orix transportation, Philippine Axa Life, 1st Metro Travel and many others.

The Cebu property is managed by the internationally-renowned Marco Polo Hotels group, which has a portfolio of properties in Asia, exceptionally well located, convenient to the major landmarks and key attractions of Hongkong, Beijing, Shenzhen, Xiamen and Wuhan in China, and Davao in Mindanao.

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