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5.0 of 5 Resort (All-Inclusive)   |   Carretera Las Morlas KM 15 | Punta Hicacos, Varadero 40400, Cuba (Formerly Royal Hicacos)
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Royalton Hicacos Varadero Resort & Spa
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

I would highly recommend this resort. Everything was wonderful. No complaints. Would definitely go back. People there were amazing. Food was fresh. Beaches were perfect. Taxi was waiting for us at airport no waiting. Bell boy was waiting for us when we arrived at resort. Stress free. Room was very nice. There was construction but you would never have known.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

My wife and I stayed at the Royal Hicacos from the 30th June for 10 nights. We were greeted at reception with a glass of champagne and a warm welcome. We were given Butler service and “Adel” was fantastic, cheerful and extremely helpful. We tried all the a la carte restaurants and found the Italian to be the best. El... More 

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La Scie
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7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We stayed at Hicacos for our 6st visit from March 25th to April 1st . We were a little apprehensive about how the resort would " feel " knowing that Sandals had left . No worries !!!!! It's all about the people who work there and fortunately a lot of our " family " members are still there . Thanks... More 

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St. Catharines, Canada
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

It was our 4th time back to this resort and even though they are undergoing renovations, it was still excellent. Here is a list of what we loved: the pristine beach, aqua-blue, calm ocean, fair sized pool with 3 waterfalls, swim up bar, really good food (steak and lobster!), super entertainment, air conditioning and fan in a very comfortable room,... More 

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Toronto
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We returned to Royal Hicacos for my husband's 70th birthday in April, The new management were starting their changes and the results were excellent. The hotel infrastructure, even before they began on the renovations, was freshly painted, clean and smart; the food, good beforehand was absolutely wonderful, the fish and cheese selections in the lunch time buffet were to die... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Our first trip to Cuba and we got so lucky to have chosen this resort. We stayed 2 weeks in late May / early June and have recommended this resort to our friends. We plan to return next year. We met many guests who were multiple repeat visitors. The staff are the most solicitous we have encountered anywhere. They are... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

This was our first trip to Cuba and after I booked it, I started to read the reviews and was worried about Cuban food. How can you go on holiday- especially all-inclusive and not have good food? Well, there is nothing to fear, unless you think American fast food is the benchmark. The food at The RH is genuinely very... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

This is a beautiful resort, it's low rise and in keeping with it's environment...almost invisible from the beach unlike the neighbouring Blau. I loved the natural thatch and the palm trees. I loved how any time of the day I could get a lounger poolside, at the beach or a seat at the pool bar. Adults only! Brilliant! Especially if... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

good food great location and service,we been there first time and we are very happy that we picked royal hicacos and like to go back soon ,the rooms are nice with ac but room walls are not isolated i guess because you can hear almost everything from next room.

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royalhicacos, Manager at Royalton Hicacos Varadero Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear guests: Thank you for your comments, we are so happy to read that you are satisfied with our new diamond! Your satisfaction is our reason for living. Your comments are the ones who guide us to a better hotel... We believe that there is always room for improvement so even if our clients are happy, we make a point... More 

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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

This hotel is made by its staff and management. To a person, they are friendly, well informed and go out of their way to improve the quality of your stay, but they have to be the reason that this resort is the #1 in Varadero. The rooms are in need of a makeover and, whilst we stayed there, there was... More 

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Address: Carretera Las Morlas KM 15 | Punta Hicacos, Varadero 40400, Cuba (Formerly Royal Hicacos)
Location: Caribbean > Cuba > Matanzas Province > Varadero
Hotel Class:5 star — Royalton Hicacos Varadero Resort & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 404
Also Known As:
Sandals Royal Hicacos Varadero
Sandals Cuba
Sandals Royal Hicacos Resort Spa
Royal Hicacos
Hotel Style:
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Varadero
#1 Luxury Hotel in Varadero
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Varadero
#1 Spa Hotel in Varadero
#7 Romantic Hotel in Varadero
#13 Family Hotel in Varadero

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