PH Department of Tourism Launches a Website for COVID-19 Advisories

Still wondering if you’ll push through with your staycation in a city retreat like the Bayfront Hotel Cebu? Check out the website launched by the Philippine Department of Tourism (DoT), which provides important advisories and announcements on COVID-19.

Visit for regular updates and status reports in handling the crisis. Tourism Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat said that this initiative aims to make sure that “it is more safe so that it’s more fun in the Philippines.” In response to the request of the Tourism Congress of the Philippines for a clear, unified messaging from the government, the department will upload a regular bulletin for the COVID-19 updates.

The website features updates on travel bans, flight advisories, the tourism industry’s efforts amid COVID-19 including airport, accredited hotels and resorts, as well as advice on what the public should do to avoid the spread of the fatal disease.

“The Philippine government is in close coordination with its tourism stakeholders—including airlines, hotels and resorts, tour operators—to cascade guidelines to ensure all precautionary measures are enforced to contain the spread of the virus in the country,” the website read.

It said that it is implementing safety protocols and series of precautionary measures set by the World Health Organization and the Department of Health.

Looking for a DoT-accredited hotel in Cebu?

Bayfront Hotel Cebu is an accredited entity of DoT. This 3-star accommodation enjoys an expedient location in the business district of Cebu, close to the seaport and airport.

This hotel that stands near SM Cebu also features a variety of luxury that caters to the different needs of its guests. Offering a beautiful view of Cebu City, the guestrooms provide the space, elegance, and the feel of a homey atmosphere.

Cafe Breeze, the all-day dining restaurant of Bayfront, boasts of its exciting dining experiences by serving authentic Filipino cuisine and a variety of international flavors carefully prepared by a team of chefs.

Enjoy the oldest and one of the most historic cities in the Philippines. Don’t worry if you have to make Cebu travel arrangements at the last minute because the best deals at Bayfront Hotel Cebu have got you covered. Book direct online at today.