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Cebu City - Elicon House

P. del Rosario corner Junquera Sreets, Barangay San Antonio, Cebu, 6000, Philippines

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Elicon House is located in the heart of the mid-town area of Cebu and is just a short journey to any downtown or uptown Cebu destination.

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Cebu Hostel

Hostel Cebu

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

Built in 1972 and renovated in 2006, Elicon House provides guests with a safe and wholesome midtown base to explore Cebu. This modern hostel is a favourite among traveling families, students on tour, traveling salesmen, and international backpackers because of its accessibility, warm friendly service and very reasonable rates.

Elicon House has 42 guest rooms and facilities include; an Internet café, air conditioning, car parking, luggage room and ping pong table.

Elicon is just around the corner from the University of San Carlos. The Santo Rosario Church, E- Mall (Elizabeth Mall) and the south bus terminal are within walking distance. Elicon is quite accessible to public transit and is just a short journey or taxi ride from any downtown or uptown Cebu destination.


Prices are non-member prices

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Dorms - Per guest per night


Private - Per room per night


Important info

  • Rates quoted assume guests are not members of Hostelling International or a National Youth Hostel Association
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout



Leisure & Fitness

  • Table tennis / ping pong


  • Elevator / Lift
  • Suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Café/Bistro

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Wifi
  • WIFI Charges - Free
  • Internet Cafe Distance - At or next to the hostel

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Air Conditioning
  • Air Conditioning Type - In selected areas
  • Car parking nearby
  • Car Parking Nearby Distance - At or next to the hostel
  • Conference Facilities
  • Currency Exchange
  • Luggage Room
  • Luggage Room Availability - Available during hostel reception times
  • Smoking Area
Opening times

Opening times


Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +63.32.255-0300 255-0400

Fax. +63.32.255-0300



Being a Life-time YHA member,I was very happy with our stay with Elicon House! Excellent experience overall,well worth the effort to get here from Australia!


Avatar for Paul


Mon 12 Aug 2019

as above


Avatar for ron


Wed 07 Feb 2018

La situation: près du centre historique et Bd Osmena, sur un grand carrefour avec tous les commerces, restaurants et facilités du transport (l'aéroport accessible par bus et jeepney). La sécurité, la propreté de la chambre simple, petite mais suffisante, avec salle de bain, clim et télé.


Avatar for Sook Sian

Sook Sian,

Tue 17 Jan 2017

Very friendly and helpful staff, most of whom spoke very good English. Food was good.


Avatar for Rudolf


Mon 02 May 2016

good hotel


Avatar for Honore


Mon 07 Dec 2015


Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Beach
  • City Centre
  • Hiking / Walking trails
  • Museums / Art Galleries
  • Parks / Green Area
  • Restaurants
  • Shopping area / Mall
  • Swimming pool
Getting to us

Getting to us

10km to Mactan Cebu International Airport
The hostel is 5 blocks away from the South Bus Terminal. The North Bus Terminal is about 2.5km away.
1.5km to Cebu-Mactan Ferry Terminal and 3km to Cebu International Port
Taxi's available fom the airport
Elicon House is a few minutes away from the Fuente Osmena rotunda and mid-town Cebu City shops. It is a good hostel to stay in during the annual "Sinulog Festival" because it is located on the parade route and just a few minutes away from the grandstand inside the Cebu City Sports Center.
Alternate Transport
Elicon House is diagonally across the University of San Carlos-main campus. The area caters to lots of students who frequent the schools that are located in the area. Economy transportation food internet access laundry and other services are readily available in the area. Private Paid Parking is available in the area but these are located a short walking distance from Elicon House.
Private paid parking is available in the area only a short walk away from the hostel

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