Alegre Guitar Factory
Filipinos have an excellent reputation all around the world for their musical skills, so it makes sense that quality handcrafted musical instruments are easily found in the Philippines. Located just south of Cebu-Mactan Airport, Alegre Guitar Factory is a recognised company at which you can buy excellent acoustic guitars and ukuleles. The good point is that this guitar factory is open to the public, so you can visit it and see the instruments being crafted. Price-wise, Alegre Guitar Factory has instruments ranging from 2,800 pesos to 80,000 pesos.
- Opening Hours: Daily from 7.30am to 5.30pm
- Location: Pajac-Maribago Rd, Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu, Philippines
- Tel: +63 (0)32 340 4492
Gaisano Mall Mactan Island
Gaisano Mall Mactan Island is a 4-storey mall with lots of parking space and is the biggest mall in Mactan. The selection of stores is mostly around the mid-range part of the spectrum, with plenty of dining options and a large department store. The basement is home to a big supermarket (there’s a food court right next to it). For entertainment, check out their 3 cinemas on the 3rd floor.
- Opening Hours: Daily from 10am to 9pm
- Location: M L Quezon Hwy, Lapu-Lapu City, Gaisano Mactan Parking, Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu, Philippines
- Tel: +63 (0)32 340 5889
Gaisano Grand Mall Mactan
Gaisano Grand Mall Mactan belongs to a national chain that hosts department stores all around the Philippines. Featuring a good choice of boutiques, restaurants and convenience stores, Gaisano has a great location right in the centre of Mactan Island, allowing residents and visitors alike to avoid a long trip to the larger shopping malls in Cebu City when they need something. It also offers a cool place to wander around on a rainy day.
- Opening Hours: Daily from 9am to 9.30pm
- Location: Corner Basak, Ibabao - Gisi - Agus Rd, Lapu-Lapu City, 6015 Cebu, Philippines
- Tel: +63 (0)32 505 4365
Mactan Marina Mall
Mactan Marina Mall is a strip mall by the airport with over 100 specialty shops selling discounted goods and products from Mactan Economic Zone. Stores include big names like Timex and Adidas. It also has a SaveMore Supermarket. The selections of food inside Marina Mall include seafood, Chinese, Korean, European and a patisserie.
- Opening Hours: Daily from 7am to 9pm
- Location: MEPZ 1, M.L. Quezon National Highway, Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu, Philippines
- Tel: +63 (0)32 340 3215