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NUSTAR Resort and Casino, the first and only integrated resort in the Visayas and Mindanao, is a luxury and lifestyle destination like no other. Since its opening in 2022, it has introduced first-and-only experiences in Cebu and southern Philippines.
Nestled on Kawit Island in the heart of the South Road Properties, NUSTAR is only a 30-minute ride from the Mactan-Cebu International Airport via the Cebu-Cordova Link Expressway, or a scenic water transfer through its private dock, The Wharf | NUSTAR.
The 300,000-sqm. architectural marvel is designed by top local and international planners and interior designers, drawing inspiration from its waterfront location and Cebu’s storied past.
Guests can experience opulence at Fili Hotel | NUSTAR Cebu, the Philippines' first authentic Filipino five-star hotel. It proudly showcases local craftsmanship, as seen in its use of local materials such as solihiya and capiz shells around the hotel.
NUSTAR’s specialty restaurants include Il Primo, Fina, Xin Tian Di, Axis Entertainment and Sports Bar, Huangdi, and the only Mott 32 in the Philippines. Guests can also indulge in Fili Café’s buffet or Fili Lobby Lounge’s all-day refreshments.
For some retail therapy at The Mall | NUSTAR, customers can now browse the latest collections of Chow Tai Fook, Luk Fook, Jo Malone, Estee Lauder, DiaGold, and soon, Sole Republiq, R.O.X. Playground, Seiko Premium Store, and Eye Society. More global luxury brands will be setting up shop soon, including Rolex, Burberry, Off-White, Univers, Porsche Design, Tory Burch, and Hugo Boss. In addition, The NUSTAR Premier Cinemas are now open on Level 2.
NUSTAR is also home to the region's largest gaming floor, with 21,000 sqm. of floor area. Moreover, its official rewards program allows members to have tiered membership access to exclusive perks, and earn or use their points every time they dine, play, shop, and stay at NUSTAR.
Meanwhile, with its flexible ballroom and aggregate gross floor area of over 4,000 sqm., the MICE area at NUSTAR is the largest outside Metro Manila. The NUSTAR Convention Center alone can host up to 2,000 guests, making it the perfect venue for private, corporate, and entertainment events.
Get ready for top-tier entertainment with The Stage, a 1,300-seat ultramodern theater; a leisure and water park; and The Skydeck, which offers 180-degree views of Mactan Island and Cebu City, further cementing NUSTAR as an urban icon.
“We welcome all to the best leisure and entertainment destination in Cebu. NUSTAR is the ultimate luxury lifestyle experience in the region. From the iconic design to the best gaming, hospitality, shopping, and dining offerings, this is clearly one of the most exciting and luxurious integrated resorts in the Philippines,” said Frederick D. Go, president and chief executive officer of Universal Hotels and Resorts Inc.
For more information, check out its website at nustar.ph.
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Editor’s Note: This article was provided by NUSTAR Resort.