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Hotel Ancon

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Carretera Maria Aguilar | Playa Ancón, Trinidad, Cuba
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Hotel Ancon
Ranked #6 of 10 hotels in Trinidad
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Traverse City, Michigan
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

At 7am, before breakfast, we headed east along the beach out front and as it turned out, were gone 4-1/2 hours, having been fascinated with the myriad of sea creatures in the shallow water: two dead blowfish, oodles of hermit crabs feeding on fish remains, clusters of sea anemones, lots of starfish, a live sea conch. Returning to the hotel,... More

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Los Angeles, California
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35 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I just returned from a short stay at the hotel. I stayed on the new side with a balcony facing the beach and beautiful sunsets. However, others in the group stayed in the old Russian built section and it was very rundown. The buffet has lots of choices and there were cooks at breakfast, lunch and dinner cooking specialties. I... More

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Norfolk, Virginia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location for the beach and mosquitoes. We had a fairly nice room but as in most of the 5 places we stayed in Cuba, the mattresses are basic and sometimes lumpy and the pillows are somewhat stiff and hard on your neck. The whole complex has a strangely Soviet feel in design. Elevators were quirky. This is an all... More

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Mississauga, Ontario
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On arrival we were assigned to rooms that were very small but the next day other rooms opened up on higher floors and we ended up with rooms that had 3 double beds in them. Service was awesome and the food was very good. The internet was down most of the time but not the fault of the hotel. I... More

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Austin, TX
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34 reviews 34 reviews
21 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

I feel like I should make allowances for this being Cuba and be more lenient in the review. But so many things in this hotel disappointed me that I'm reviewing on a non-relative scale. The beach here is very nice. However, the hotel is not equipped to deal with modern guests demands. The beds were broken down. There was a... More

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Toronto, Canada
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

We stayed twice in this hotel in 2013. Staff is very kind and helpful. Always they listened to customer's need and welcomed their suggestion about short comings. We are planing to go again on 2014. Hope soon they will update the internet. But we understand it is not the problem with Hotel Ancon. Whole system has to up grade. But... More

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Toronto, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

I stayed at Hotel Ancon on the week of March 2nd, 2014. It was my 4th visit to the hotel and 8th visit to Cuba. This Hotel never dissapoints me. The staff and people are very friendly and helpful and the beach is beautiful and the place is very safe and secure. These three factors are the main reasons along... More

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Toronto, Canada
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3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014 via mobile

The best thing about the hotel is the location. Touring Trinidad is a great experience for those enjoy colonial style. Be kind to the staff and they will be kind to you. Do not have high expectations regarding food, there are many great places around town.

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Prince George, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

Hotel Ancon in Trinidad is on a lovely beach and, being an all-inclusive, offers lots of bars and a good selection of food. The main buffet restaurant is quite noisy but there are three other restaurants (fish, Italian and Cuban) which are more intimate and provide table service. The fish restaurant is particularly pleasant. There is no extra charge for... More

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toronto
2 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

the ancon peninsula has one of the best beaches in cuba. white sand great for walks and joging 10-12 km long, clear sea perfect for scuba and swimming. the rooms are modest but clean but who would stay in the room except the sleeping time... the food is ok but who would come to cuba for the food... if you... More

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Additional Information about Hotel Ancon

Also Known As:
Ancon Hotel Trinidad
Address: Carretera Maria Aguilar | Playa Ancón, Trinidad, Cuba
Location: Caribbean > Cuba > Sancti Spiritus Province > Trinidad
Amenities:
Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #6 of 10 hotels in Trinidad
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Ancon 3*

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