Cebu has originated as a popular MICE destination in Southeast Asia. The city is generating increasing interest and business in the MICE industry and has become the economic nerve centre of the Philippines. This oldest city of the country holds historic as well as economic significance, thereby attracting tourists for business as well as leisure.
Interestingly, Cebu City has only one 5-star hotel - Marco Polo Plaza, Cebu - a renowned landmark and an ideal venue for meetings and conferences.
Settled at an elevation of 600 feet above the sea level, Marco Polo Plaza is located at the esteemed Nivel Hills offering breath-taking views of the tropical city of Cebu. The hotel is easily accessible from the Mactan International Airport – 45 minutes away by van or car. It also enjoys the perfect balance of a central location - just 10 minutes away from the main business district and shopping malls.
For the event planners headed to Cebu for business purposes, the Marco Polo Plaza, Cebu houses nine meeting rooms across 40,000 square feet of area. The largest meeting room, Cebu Grand Ballroom occupies 11,797 square feet of space and can host up to 1,200 guests for reception set up. The ballroom features latest audio-visual technology and is an ideal venue for hosting conventions, conferences and special events. Another massive open view venue, called Grand Balcony, is a fantastic meeting area offering panoramic views of the city. It’s spread in 15,952 square feet and is ideal to host up to 1,500 guests in cocktail set up.
Marco Polo Plaza, Cebu features 329 guest rooms and suites – each room offers splendid views of the city because of its hilltop location. The hotel has four excellent restaurants – Blu Bar & Grill, Café Marco, El Viento Restaurant and Pool Bar, and Lobby Lounge. The hotel has been a landmark of outstanding culinary delights, serving international cuisine, Mediterranean food and Flambé menu.
Some of the prominent hotel facilities include a full-fledged Business Centre with range of business services, a Health and Fitness Centre equipped with state-of-the-art amenities, an eight-room spa facility, a professional hair salon, a swimming pool and the Piccolo Kids club.
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