We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

C'est La Vie Pension

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
View Map
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}}}
Add Photo Write a Review

15 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 15: English reviews
Start your review of C'est La Vie Pension
 Click to rate
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The location is near some cafés a d restaurant. The room be booked is a triple room. It was kinda big and spacious. The room is clean and the AC was able to cool the room up. The CR was disappointing. The water pressure is low. The shower head is busted and the flush is not working. *some hookers are...

Thank Sous V
Quezon City, Philippines
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Most of my meetings would be in the area of Gen. Maxillom Avenue in Cebu Cty. I also knew that my three days would be long and hectic so I had to choose a place that was centrally located and affordable. Pricewise, nothing could beat. For what I paid, the room was far bigger than in some pension houses. Airconditioning...

1Thank Noeh V
Dumaguete City, Philippines
Reviewed 16 December 2015

Actually with my two stays here. They gave me a good room. Room 39 and Room 40 to be exact. First time I stayed here, room had no towels. Good thing on the second time they already gave me not only one but two. Place is good if your'e really on a very very tight budget and just need someplace...

Thank KrizPRO
Perth Hills, Australia
Reviewed 5 November 2015

I have stayed here twice! The rooms are what they say it is. Its budget! they are clean but old. Some of the taps leaked but not to bad. I have been in a twin room and a double room. It is walking distance to everything. Great coffee house across the road and Robinson mall and restaurants are all close....

Thank MuddyBWaters
Odense, Denmark
Reviewed 27 August 2015

I was in Cebu for a single night. Like what a reviewer mentioned, it does have a sad, gloomy atmosphere to it and all the other issues with it. Although I didn't stay when there was a nearby construction site, I still thought the aircon was loud as heck. But I still had a good sleep nonetheless. Poor locking system...

Thank PxNielsen
Cagayan de Oro, Philippines
Reviewed 26 April 2015 via mobile

stayed here for several times already. The location is easily accessible. Its just few kilometers away from Ayala Center and walking distance to Mango Avenue. rooms are comfy for sleeping and relaxing.. :) Will definitely stay at this place again when in tight budget.

Thank Charmaine Svelt... P
Reviewed 23 June 2013

I have stayed at this hotel dussins of times and i kinda like it, a lot. Why many might ask? Because its cheap and lawless! ok its a bit noisy now but soon the construction will be over and you can again sleep all day, like everyone should in cebu. The rooms are not super clean and at times you...

4Thank gryforsell
Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 1 January 2013

I am here for more then 2 months and I must say that it's becoming a nightmare to stay in this hotel. Most of the time the hot water doesn't work (sometimes it happens 3 times a week) specially in the evening when you really feel that you want to take a hot shower. Even when the water it's warm...

4Thank Bjorn200775
Makati, Philippines
Reviewed 15 February 2011

We stayed there for 3 days and the experience is a total disaster. AMBIANCE. The lobby is just fine. It's average. They gave us room 1 at the ground floor. I was really expecting a very relaxing place. But when we opened the lights, tadah! It not what I was expecting. The room is unclean. I thought maybe someone just...

4Thank mj282913
Cebu Island, Philippines
Reviewed 24 January 2011

it sounds to good to be true, Wifi, warm water and aircon. for 750P, in the end only the aircon works. We had mice in our room and had to remove more than 10 big cockroaches, after that we had to spray our room with cockroache killer spray. The lady behind the desk had just finished her second painting and...

2Thank roelveltman

6 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (6)
Room/Suite (3)
Bathroom (2)
Other (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Cebu City hotels
1.2 km away
Pacific Pensionne
Pacific Pensionne
#64 of 87 in Cebu City
88 reviews
2.9 km away
Cebu Guest Inn
Cebu Guest Inn
#12 of 76 in Cebu City
10 reviews
1.5 km away
Honey Hunt House
Honey Hunt House
#46 of 76 in Cebu City
3 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.9 km away
TR3ATS Guest House
TR3ATS Guest House
#26 of 76 in Cebu City
59 reviews
0.5 km away
Travelbee Capitol Inn Cebu
Travelbee Capitol Inn Cebu
#49 of 76 in Cebu City
22 reviews
2.1 km away
CebuView Tourist Inn
CebuView Tourist Inn
#28 of 76 in Cebu City
42 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Free Parking
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about C'est La Vie Pension

Address: 13 Juana Osmena Street, Cebu City 6000, Philippines
Region: Philippines > Visayas > Cebu Island > Cebu City
Price Range: RM61 - RM92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — C'est La Vie Pension 2.5*
Number of rooms: 17
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Orbitz, Expedia, Hotwire, Travelocity and HotelQuickly so you can book your C'est La Vie Pension reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
c`Est La Vie Pension Hotel Cebu City
C'Est La Vie Pension Cebu Island/Cebu City, Philippines
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from C'est La Vie Pension staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from C'est La Vie Pension staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Higher Floor”
KrizPRO, 16 Dec 2015 | Read review
“All the rooms are similar.”
MuddyBWaters, 4 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Just take a look at some of the vacant rooms, the are all a bit different. Try the TV and the aircon, make sure the WIFI works and so on.”
gryforsell, 23 Jun 2013 | Read review
3 of 3