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3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Ave 1ra e/ 10 & 12, Varadero, Cuba
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Hotel Roc Barlovento
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Terrace Bay
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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It was wonderful returning to the Barlovento and being greeted by the staff. Juan Jose, the manager made sure that all arrangements were to our satisfaction. We were at the Barlovento between low and high season so some of the a la cartes were not in full operation. The Mexican and Italian restaurants both operated out of the Mexican Restaurant... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Just returned from a 3 week stay in your hotel. The management, the staff, are wonderful people and try to do everything possible to make you comfortable. The only thing they don't have control of, is the weather. We did hit some rain, wind, cloudy days, cool days, but all in all our second experience at this hotel was wonderful.... More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Will be attending for the second time and really enjoy the price and staff hope to have a great time once again just cheap on the rum . Pool was great and decided to come back again this Christmas because the price was even cheaper. Just remember to have your 25 dollars ready when you leave the country . The... More 

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cape dorset nu
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

well just returned from cuba , 3 months, thanks Juan and Catia, great time and will see you again, for the little cuban man from montreal, stay in montreal, gracias. over a great time , the hotel is going under some renos for next year and will be nice , all the staff great from Havier to Yyorky and Miguel,... More 

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L'Ange-Gardien, Canada
1 review
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been to this hotel many times and for the last couple of years I've been going twice a year. I never regret it. Since the change of management, now with Juan, we've notice a focus on personalizing your stay at the hotel. The staff is extra nice (was always good, but noticed a change). Food is very good and... More 

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Regina
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39 reviews 39 reviews
16 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Returned to the Barlovento Nov 15 - 27, 2014. Extra special treatment by Juan, Katia and the rest of the staff. I have nothing but good things to relay as I love everything about this resort. My return visits do not go unacknowledged. I appreciate everything that the hotel has to offer. One of the most recent changes to this... More 

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Juan Jose R, Gerente at Hotel Roc Barlovento, responded to this review

Dear guest. I have not enough words to thank you for your comment. Really you have faithfully reported what we are doing in the Roc Barlovento with the help of this extraordinary staff. We have many renovated rooms occupied by guests. Missing some details which will come in the next few days. We Hope to see you again again and... More 

Collingwood, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So where to start. We booked this trip last minute to Cuba. We have always liked Cuba but never been to Varedero. The resort was lovely but the rooms were one of the worst. I know you only sleep in them but there are some issues. The good the pool was so clean, the food was good and the people... More 

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Juan Jose R, Gerente at Hotel Roc Barlovento, responded to this review

Dear customer. Sorry for your bad experience with our room. I wish I could have help. The renewal process of many rooms will be completed later this month and will continue in 2015. Many customers have seen the prototype room and quite liked. Thank you for your sincerity. Please keep coming to Cuba to enjoy its people and its culture.... More 

Barrie, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived at the Barlovento Nov 24/14, and were looking forward to a wonderful week of R&R, and the Barlovento delivered it with no problems. I am not sure what some of the people are expecting when going to hotels, we go for a vacation, some good memories, a meal that will not leave you hungry, a room and comforts... More 

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Juan Jose R, Gerente at Hotel Roc Barlovento, responded to this review

Dear customers. If I were to start this answer, I think it should be this. Yes, I am proud of this humble and lovely staff. I thank you on behalf of our team Roc Barlovento for your comments and especially for the moral that gives us to move forward in our simple and as difficult as to make our guests... More 

Sault Ste. Marie Ontario
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5 reviews 5 reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

TIP Some of the travel sites offer an up grade at this hotel to an adult only room for an extra $40 per person. Save your money contacted hotel and spoke to manager when at the hotel there is no up grade the hotel is adult only and there is no different class of room. Manager is looking into why... More 

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Juan Jose R, Gerente at Hotel Roc Barlovento, responded to this review

Dear customer. We appreciate your comment and for your time to write about our Hotel. Hotels are never the same from one day to another and sometimes we succeed and others fail with our customers. But keep the same enthusiasm for improvement. Cuba can not be compared with other locations with more resources. However, it is a country that opens... More 

Calgary, Canada
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36 reviews 36 reviews
15 hotel reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

I visited mid Sept. after visiting back in March and also May. Everything was just as good as the 2 previous stays except for the absence of hot water for showers. At the best of times all I got was luke warm. I tried showers at different times of the day, same results. Myself after a day at the beach... More 

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Juan Jose R, Gerente at Hotel Roc Barlovento, responded to this review

Dear Customer Sorry about the hot water. Indeed, we had several problems during your stay with the hot water, and sometimes not come out as hot as expected. Fortunately we changed part of the installation made 22 years ago and by 2015 the plans is to change the rest of the installation. We know our weaknesses but we are becoming... More 

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Additional Information about Hotel Roc Barlovento

Address: Ave 1ra e/ 10 & 12, Varadero, Cuba
Location: Caribbean > Cuba > Matanzas Province > Varadero
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Roc Barlovento 3.5*
Number of rooms: 293
Also Known As:
Barlovento Hotel Varadero
Barlovento Cuba
Gran Caribe Club Barlovento
Hotel Barlovento
Barlovento Varadero
Hotel Style:
#22 On the Beach Hotel in Varadero

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