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Blau Varadero Hotel Cuba

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Carretera de Las Morlas | KM 15, Varadero, Cuba
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Blau Varadero Hotel Cuba
Ranked #5 of 59 hotels in Varadero
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Toronto, Canada
14 reviews 14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Once again Blau does not disappoint. Went with grandsons and were very happy with everything.The hotel itself is lovely-interesting architecture,wonderful pool area, terrific grounds and generous beach area. The food was the very good with lots of variety. The specialty restaurant "La Palma" was superb, with impeccable service and wonderful food. The string quartet made dining truly an occasion. The... More

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Calgary, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I went to this resort April 2-April 9, 2012 with my husbands parents it wouldn't let me pick a date later than August 2013. I had been to Cuba before and stayed at the Barceló and I have to say I liked this resort better. This trip was about relaxing and this resort was great for that. We only left... More

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Stanford-Le-Hope, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and myself stayed at the Blau Varadero, set on a stunning peninsula at the edge of a pristine white-sand beach amid tropical gardens, in Cuba for 9 nights, from 20th May 14, after leaving Havana. It took 2½ hours by car to get there but it's an interesting journey. The reception is air conditioned which was a great... More

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North Vancouver
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

15th visit to the Blau Varadero July 8-15th. Since it is school holidays my wife was able to also do the trip. It was a very nice week. Weather was HOT. Thunderstorms were usually overnight, once before lunch and a couple of early evening ones. The lightning was generally on the horizon and the rain missed the resort. The resort... More

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North Yorkshire, UK
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94 reviews 94 reviews
46 hotel reviews
223 helpful votes 223 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We visited the Blau Varadero for two weeks of rest and relaxation (June 27th – July 11th), and that was exactly what we got. Check-in was pretty chaotic when we arrived as another bus had preceded ours, but within 20 minutes we were checked-in and on our way to our 12th floor room with its beautiful view of the pool... More

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Maple, Canada
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great staff, good food, the hotel has a fantastic layout. Service was excellent. They try to accommodate you with anything you require. I would have liked to see more activities during the day at the beach. We had 10 people with us, one member of the family has a peanut allergy, and they accommodated him. It was wonderful to have... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Hotel infrastructure is great, service is excellent, music and spectacles adequate, food superb. Couple of points to fix: lifts need a mean of cooling them and TV sets are old. Hotel managment needs to address the problem of seats at the beach. Passengers tip the hotel beach personnel, to reserve chairs for them, and no matter how early you get... More

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London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Havana is a bustling city so after a few days exploring it we were really looking forward to some relaxing time by the beach in Varadero. Blau offered perfect value for money. The hotel's design and interior looked a bit dated but the room was spacious, clean with AC and a nice balcony. Staff were really friendly and polite at... More

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liverpool england
11 reviews 11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A few points to mention first:- 1.25 cuban pesos each departure tax. 2.suitcases must weigh 15 or 20 kilos each upon leaving (whatever you've paid for) cant be 25 in one 15 in the other even though its ok in the UK. 3. 220v european adaptors needed although 110 adaptors also work. 4. No irons in the room. We got... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It is not the score of the winning game between Germany and Brazil, but the number of times I've been to Cuba, but the first time in Blau Varadero. We have been there for 10 days and generally we are pretty satisfied, but we do have some suggestions. First of all there should be showers on the beach and the... More

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  • Beach bars(127)
  • Very good(107)
  • Pool area(48)
  • White sand(34)
  • Palma Real(31)
  • Friendly and helpful(24)
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  • Buffet restaurant(19)
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Additional Information about Blau Varadero Hotel Cuba

Address: Carretera de Las Morlas | KM 15, Varadero, Cuba
Location: Caribbean > Cuba > Matanzas Province > Varadero
Hotel Class:4 star — Blau Varadero Hotel Cuba 4*
Also Known As:
Blau Hotel Varadero
Blau Varadero Cuba

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Bar / Lounge Beach Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#2 Family Hotel in Varadero #4 Romantic Hotel in Varadero #4 On the Beach Hotel in Varadero #4 Luxury Hotel in Varadero #5 Business Hotel in Varadero
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Just on the shore of the magnificent and famous Varadero beach, the Hotel consist of a 13 floor modern building, completely new.Ideal for those who want to enjoy the beauty and the atmosphere of the most well known beach of Cuba, with the best facilities and a wide list of activities. ... more   less 
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