St. Moritz Hotel
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The St. Moritz Hotel consists of 20 rooms, in three categories: De Luxe Single/Double, De Luxe Twin and the St. Moritz Suite. All rooms consist with the following amenities:
• Air condition
• Hot- and cold water
• Large refrigerator
• Cable TV with a large variety of channels including CNN, BBC and Deutsche Welle
• Personal safety deposit box
• Wireless Internet (WiFi) connection in several rooms
• De Luxe Single/Double
Rooms consist of a living area, which one sofa and armchair with a side and center table plus dining table and refrigerator. The sleeping area is separated by a bookshelf with several drawers, the safety deposit box and the TV set on a swivel. A generous shower with hot and cold water and the toilet complement the room.
• De Luxe Twin
Rooms, all located on the first floor, offer more space, some with two single beds. Still with the same amenities as in the De Luxe Single/Double rooms.
• St. Moritz Suite
Consists of a bedroom and a large living room (approximately 700 sqf).
There are actually two restaurants at the St.Moritz: the air-conditioned main restaurant and the al fresco area or "L'Oasis Garden". Both offer a wide variety of local and international dishes, always adapted to the availability of the market.
RestaurantThe main restaurant can accommodate up to 60 persons, and specialties from all around the globe can be savored. Open from 7:00am to 12:00 midnight. The bar, integrated in the restaurant, is a gathering place for many ex-pats working and living in the area.
The "L'Oasis Garden" is located between the two buildings and is a quiet garden with palm trees and other tropical flowers. No air-cons here that are blowing and the same menu as in the main restaurant is available.
This is where you can enjoy your breakfast (the whole day long) in the fresh air, sit down with other hotel guests for some gossip, a snack or a few San Miguels, or simply enjoying the tranquility.
PubFor those who want to unwind, after a long working day or a few hours at the beach or on the greens, there is the lively pub just next door, for a night cap or a late snack, and, who knows, maybe there is even somebody ringing the bell, for a general round of drinks.
|Recreations and Activites|
• Island Hopping
Rent a high speed power boat or local banca-boat or on a leisure sailing yacht. Visit sun-blessed beaches, guarded by powder white sands and colorful corals teeming with marine life. Sample the dive spots of Cabilao Island, Moalboal, Mactan, Sumilion and Olango. Swim in the beaches of Bantayan Isand, Malapascua Island, Argao, Oslob and Carmen. Explore the caves and lagoons of Calanggaman and Gato.
Cebu also has several golf courses, with varying degrees of difficulty and distance from the hotel. Mactan Coral Golf Club, Cebu Country Club and Alta Vista Golf and Country Club are currently Cebu's three champion courses located within the city limits. One is located in Mactan island near the airport. Alta Vista is in the mountainous section of the city and Cebu Country club is smack bang in Banilad Road near the city CBD.
• Scuba Diving
Sun, sea and palm fringed beaches - an ideal area for divers who want to explore the fascinating underwater world of the Philippines. Scuba Diving is one of the most popular water sport activity in the Philippines. A great diversity of more than 800 species colourful corals, small to giant fishes, various-sized and textured shells, and other marine life that exist under its deep blue waters. The archipelago possesses a wide variety of major diving sites which made it famous to divers. Most can be reached on a day-trip, others require more time. For those who wish to take a complete course, with final qualification (PADI, SSI, NAUI certified), there are several places, which can be reached in a short time.
Shop till you drop or your money runs out in Cebu where there are fantastic bargains to be had. The country's leading producer of export-quality handicraft products, Cebu is a shopping haven for novelty items at bargain prices. Highly polished products also include fashion accessories, furnishings and giftware. For mall shopping, check out Ayala Center at the Cebu Business Park, SM-Cebu at the North Reclamation Area, and Gaisano Country Mall in Banilad. Good buys can also be had at Rustan's on Gen. Maxilom Avenue, at Rosita's Fuente and Robinson's Department Store along Fuente Osmeña. For souvenirs, go to Artevalman Handicraft Market in Bakilid, Mandaue City, or Island Souvenirs at Nasipit Talamban in Cebu City. The public markets of Carbon, Ramos and Taboan in Cebu City and the Mandaue Market are worth visiting.
The St.Moritz Hotel is centrally located, not far from several commercial centers and ideally positioned both for the business person as for the vacationer. All places in town are easily reached by car or taxi, the Ayala Business Park, with its huge shopping mall, even on foot in a few minutes.
The International Airport is situated on the island of Mactan, connected by 2 bridges to the main island of Cebu. The trip from the airport to the hotel takes approximately 30 minutes, strongly depending upon traffic congestions (very frequent during peak hours). There are lots of taxis around the arrival area, the best bet is still a rental car, driven by a local driver. Several booths are located just near the exit from the arrival area.
The harbour is situated downtown and it takes approximately 15 minutes with a taxi - depending upon the traffic.
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