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Address: Varadero, Cuba

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The resort was wonderful, very clean and peaceful. Maid service very good, staff friendly.

Clean, food good, weather great. Staff at the front desk not up to par as far as to what was happening in the resort, was given the wrong info about dinner being served around the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2015
Yvonne F
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Oakville, Canada
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Montreal, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

When a lot of people were telling me that the beach are the best ones... NO NO, I was desapointed. beach is dirty, and when you walk watch out to broken glasses and jelly fish.

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Oakville, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

Clean, food good, weather great. Staff at the front desk not up to par as far as to what was happening in the resort, was given the wrong info about dinner being served around the pool. Ladies, beware of the man who books the A La Carte restaurants. He was very pleasant when I booked with my 90yr/old mother. Had... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

I love the beach, I love Havana, but below is my terrible experience: 1. We got shortchanged in Cuban pesos right at the departure hall currency exchange both when we arrived at the Varadero Airport. The girl shortchanged 20 CUC and our guide said we're not the first one. 2. From the 1st moment we land to the last minute... More 

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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

There are many hotels with nice beaches , but downtown has unspoilt beaches too. they are clean and well maintained, there are no significant seller to bother you and it will also give you the chance to meet the wonderful Cuban people. the beach at Varadero goes on for miles and it would a shame not to pay it a... More 

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Toronto, Ontario
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

White, soft sand.....clean, crystal blue-green water that stretches as far as the eye can see....plus you can walk out into the ocean quite far, and never worry about rocks or coral, seaweed or anything else. I have tried, yet can't find a beach any prettier. AND, the water is always crazy-warm!

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Mississauga, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

Over all, The Varadero Beach is just awesome. More than 20 kilometers.. If you take the Transtour Bus (5 CUC) you will have the opportunity to visit the whole peninsula... It takes you from the City Centre to the very far end (Marina).

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Toronto
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

Hey, I rank Varadero Beach just below those in Cayo Largo, one of which is one of the 10 world best.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

I have visited many beaches in the Caribbean, but Varadero Beach has got to be in the top 3 in the world! Its beautiful, clear, warm, relaxing and very safe. There is a quiet spot for everyone on this idyllic beach.

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

This beach is absolutely spotless. With sands so white, and skies so clear, you'll never want to leave. Yes it gets really really hot (almost impossible to walk barefoot), but the clean sands will draw you in. While beaches at resorts get a little dirty - this beach hasn't been tampered with the same way and gives you the real... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

For all those who as about GAY FRIENDLY. I am a gay man and Varadero was extremely friendly as well as all the people. The gay population in Varadero seems to all meet at places like Calle 62 club and Beatles club and the street between the two places. Everyone is extremely friendly and were all inviting me to dance... More 

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