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3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Carretera Maria Aguilar | Playa Ancón, Trinidad, Cuba
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Hotel Ancon
Ranked #7 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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Oslo, Norway
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Hotell Ancon is located pretty nice at the beach, but it has this eastern european feel to it, with it's massive square concrete buildings. The room was nice enough, but both the dining area and the restaurants was neither charming nor free from alot of flies. The hotel is a 10 minute drive from Trinidad city center,which is no problem... More

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Dubai
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Having seen some reasonably buoyant reviews on this Hotel so we figured it would give a good balance of being on the beach while also being able travel to Trinidad during the day. And to be fair it did this... However i am surprised at the reviews as we did not find this hotel at all enjoyable. While its been... More

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Tipperary, Ireland
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We stayed at Hotel Ancon for 3 nights over easter .The building itself lacks charm but rooms were very clean and ours had balcony overlooking white sand beach .Ithought was was very good value for money and a short trip to Trinidad.I would stay there again

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Sarnia, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We really enjoyed Club Ancon. The rooms were very close to the beach (block 3) and we had an oceanview. They were clean and reasonably comfy so it was all good. Loved the beach, great snorkelling, nice sand and very warm water. Food was pretty good, always could find something appealing to me. Really enjoyed our evening in Trinidad, what... More

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Fergus, Ontario, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

My two boys and I travelled to Cuba from June 15-20 2014. The bus ride from Santa Clara was 3 hours long but fully expected. Our flight on Cubana Airline delayed us for 2 hours. We arrived close to midnight. Upon check-in we were assigned a room. There were only two small beds, with three of us in the room.... More

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Brampton, Canada
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

DISGUSTING DISGUSTING DISGUSTING.never again,would not recommend,very poor hygiene at this resort.pool was over all disgusting,green with slime floating in it.the grounds weren't overly bad,but commen places were very dirty......we went on the cheap,and that's exactly what we got......go somewhere else

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Melbourne, Australia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
29 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We stayed 3 nights over the new year period, with the hotel at full capacity (hotela in nearby Trinidad were all fully booked). The 1970's Soviet building lacks charm and is in need of serious maintenance, but is functional and our room was large with a balcony overlooking the beautiful beach. The decor is dated and the bathroom could do... More

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Halifax, Canada
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 hotel reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

In early June I spent a day and night at the Hotel Ancon and had an enjoyable time. This was a slow period and there were very few tourists, which I did not mind myself. More Cuban families and a few other people though very low in numbers. The check in went smooth with a small glitch in the room... More

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Miami, Florida
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108 reviews 108 reviews
58 hotel reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

A run-down Russian-built hotel that doesn't seem to have had much renovation since the glorious days of the Soviet Union. I would call it a dump. Nevertheless I spoke to some Canadian visitors who were quite satisfied. To all his own! The service was brusque, the food was mediocre, the upkeep and cleanliness left much to be desired. The rooms... More

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Leeds
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118 reviews 118 reviews
41 hotel reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Stayed here for one night on part of charity bike ride across Cuba. I wouldn't bring my family here but actually this was one of the best of 7 hotels we stayed in in Cuba!! The rooms are still pretty basic and old but it's a nice hotel with an interesting reception and bar areas. Dinner was ok and the... More

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Address: Carretera Maria Aguilar | Playa Ancón, Trinidad, Cuba
Location: Caribbean > Cuba > Sancti Spiritus Province > Trinidad
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Ancon 3*
Also Known As:
Ancon Hotel Trinidad

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