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Address: Cayo Guillermo, Cuba

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nice beach but pricey

the beach was absolutly beautiful.But you had to pay 2 pesos (4 dollars canaidian) per chair which was ok but i would only go once

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

the beach was absolutly beautiful.But you had to pay 2 pesos (4 dollars canaidian) per chair which was ok but i would only go once

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

I liked the beach! Very clean and bright colour! But you need to pay to go on boat to see fishes and stars. I wish the restaurant there were selling real lobsters and less expansive!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

This experience was nothing short of amazing. The pilar beach is a must visit. The color the peace, the serenity, the white soft sand that feels like powder against your skin, need I say more. If you wish have a taste of Paradise then do not delay any further. You will fall in love with Cayo Coco. My friend and... More 

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Cornwall, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

The MOST spectacular beach ever. We have been to Pilar eavery time we visit Cuba, and it never fails to take our breath away.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 NEW

NIce, but not worth the time and drive. The beach at Hotel Playa Coco was just as nice and you don't have to pay for drinks, chairs or food.

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Évora
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 NEW

Took the open topped bus - 5 pesos round trip - fantastic beach. Paid 2 pesos each for a bed and a palhota. Have been to public beaches in DR before and they don't hold a candle. Warm, turquoise water, fine white sand. If you go to Cayo Coco well worth a visit for a day.

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 NEW

The white sand was piecing on the eyes. We were only there for 45 mins as we were on a catarmeran. The water was a great if you had children very shallow. They were chairs there to rent for $2. also had a beach bar there but we did not use it,

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Nice place to visit, with ranchon restaurant served sea food and other good varieties of food. The beach one of the best of Cayo Coco.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

So pristine, no coral to worry about and the snorkeling was great! Only a twenty minute bus ride from our resort and was only five pesos return. Great food cooked on the beach as well.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Probably the best beach in Cuba. It's a shame that all this Cayos area is too windy, otherwise it could be perfect! Lonely Planet guide talks about some 40 mts high dunes, don't get your expectations high: they are not sand dunes and they are not 40 mts high, in fact, you don't even notice any dune

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Address: Cayo Guillermo, Cuba
Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba

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