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A Landmark!

The Iglesia Santa Elvira is a Varadero landmark, and well-worth the visit during your walk-around... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Courtenay, Canada

This church i believe its one of the oldest in the area is very small but very beautiful, you could... read more

Reviewed March 13, 2019
odette s
Toronto, Canada
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Nro 4604 Avenida 1 | Calle 47, Varadero 42200, Cuba
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Iglesia Santa Elvira is a Varadero landmark, and well-worth the visit during your walk-around tour. It's on the main drag, easy to access, and it's a quaint, quiet place to explore.

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Paulshappy
Reviewed March 13, 2019

This church i believe its one of the oldest in the area is very small but very beautiful, you could go in at anytime during the day.

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank odette s
Reviewed February 4, 2019

Within walking distance of resort and even if the service was in Spanish, the pastor and congregation made all feel welcome. Nice to experience a different culture within the Catholic religion.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Joseph H
Reviewed January 14, 2019

Beautiful but very simple church. We dropped off some donations here to the secretary. Very courteous and respectful. He allowed us to take some photos inside.

Date of experience: January 2019
4  Thank Piperwilly
Reviewed November 2, 2018

Beautiful old architecture. Seen some cool lizards crawling on the wall. It's cool to see such old buildings and you have to see it in person to really appreciate the beauty.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank TerenceDP
Reviewed November 1, 2018

We went to sunday mass . This is a nice Simple and warm place to worship. The padre held the service in spanish so it took a lot of attention but we managed to get the message.These people are warm and kind and the singing...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Robertpaqu
Reviewed October 3, 2018

From Kawama Hotel I walked all the way to Santa Elvira Church. It was quite a walk on a hot late afternoon. Will never do it again. I attended the Spanish Sunday mass, and donated some stuffs like flip flops and kids clothings. When you...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank zeny v
Reviewed May 24, 2018

A nice quiet and pleasent service. Limited spanish made it a little hard to follow...but you get the idea. Guitar andsinging added to the ambiance.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Les Y
Reviewed April 22, 2018

This year we were unable to go the Sunday service there but on Monday we took school supplies, glasses, ibuprofen, Tylenol and Vitamin C to the side door. My husband had called the church before we left Canada to see what they needed. We had...More

Date of experience: April 2018
4  Thank L P
Reviewed April 4, 2018

Took the Hop In Hop Off bus to this old beautiful church as planning to do the Way of the Cross for Holy Thursday. The Church was closed but when we buzz in the office, a very nice lady let us in and give us...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Michelle B
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Response from Pirata D |
Correction the Christmas concert on Nuestra señora de Fatima will be at 10 PM
October 15, 2018|
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Response from Les Y | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Be there for 10. Usually starts at 10:30 but there are some instrumentals prior