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Mad Monkey Cebu City

Experience the best of the Queen City of the South at Mad Monkey Cebu City! Located close to the best tourist spots in the city, we offer budget-friendly private rooms and dorms with friendly staff and a buzzing social vibe. Enjoy a delicious meal at our Filipino fusion restaurant, laze by our rooftop pool and sun deck during the day, and party with the best DJs in town in the evenings! Mad Monkey Cebu City is the perfect place to meet other travelers and explore the city’s rich culture and vibrant nightlife.

Faciliities & Amenities

  • Rooftop Bar & Restaurant
  • Swimming Pool
  • Games Room
  • Shared Dorms
  • Lock Boxes
  • WiFi
  • Towels
  • Air Conditioning
  • Daily Tours
  • Nightly Events


Experience the best of Cebu City, starting with our Mad5! While every experience we create at Mad Monkey is thoughtfully designed, we have identified FIVE amazing and authentic experiences in each and every one of our locations, that if taken part in the ‘Mad Monkey Way,’ will leave YOU feeling as though you have fully experienced and absorbed that destination. See our Mad5 at Mad Monkey Gili T below, or view all Madventures in the link above!

Mad Monkey in the community

Mad Monkey is a socially responsible company — your stay with us supports community projects across Southeast Asia and Australia!

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Our goal at Mad Monkey is to create meaningful and sustainable travel experiences for our guests. Find out how we promote responsible travel and provide socio-economic benefits to the communities in which we are located.”

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Cebu City Cheat Sheet

Everything you need to know about traveling Cebu City


  • Sinulog Festival – January
  • Kadaugan sa Mactan – April
  • Pintos Festival – May
  • Inasal Festival – October
  • Kabkaban Festival – November
  • Tag-Anito – December



  • The climate in Cebu City is generally hot, windy, and overcast. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 24°C to 32°C
  • Peak season: January–April is the best time to visit Cebu City for festivities and hot-weather activities
  • Hot season: April–June



  • Lechon de Cebu
  • Balamban liempo
  • Puso rice
  • Siomai sa Tisa
  • Pochero
  • Danggit
  • Ngohiong
  • BBQ
  • Halo-halo

“From Mactan Cebu International Airport, you can take a yellow taxi that will take you straight to Mad Monkey Cebu City in about 45 minutes, which costs around 400-600 pesos.

Download the app, Grab, for your convenience.

You can also take “”MyBus”” bus transportation. A ride from the airport is 25 pesos going to the drop off destination, SM City Cebu. When getting off at SM City Cebu, you may have the option to ride two jeepneys going to the hostel which costs 7 pesos per ride. For more adventurous travel, you may also opt to walk from SM City Cebu to Mad Monkey Cebu City, which is approximately 2 km or 25 minutes.

AIR – Cebu is accessible via international and domestic flights through the Mactan-Cebu International Airport. The airport is located on Mactan Island, about an hour away from Cebu City
SEA – To and from Manila schedule for ferries is available. Other places include Tagbilaran (Bohol/Alona Beach), Negros (Dumaguete), Leyte and other major and capital cities.
LAND – For short distances, the modes of transportation in Cebu include the iconic Philippine jeepneys, taxicabs, and tricycles (auto-rickshaws). For longer distances, there are buses that will take you to the north and south areas of Cebu.

Cebu, Philippines