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Guardalavaca Beach

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Address: 35 Miles N Of Holguin 56km, Holguin 80100, Cuba

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Fantastic beach

If you are staying in one of the big resorts in Holguin province, hire an old classic American car a spend a few hours here. Just ask to go to the market, once there you can... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
rob m
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you are staying in one of the big resorts in Holguin province, hire an old classic American car a spend a few hours here. Just ask to go to the market, once there you can wander through the small market and the beach is at the other end.

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Westgate-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Worth a visit as great family beach with added bonus of typical local market selling local hand made goods and art work. Travelled there by local horse and cart taxi which included a tour of local area. Very worthwhile and enjoyable.

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Durham, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We have been to Holguin many times and this beach is always beautiful and groomed free of garbage and seaweed. Great for a walk, great views.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Beach has beautiful white sand and turquoise water with plenty of shade & bars. There is a market behind, cigar shop

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Pickering, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Go here for sure. $5 return trip from most resorts. $1 for cold bees and $3 for a couple of lounge chairs. You'll love it here. Colourful characters! Great sand! Nice blue water! Best beach!

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely loved this place. Beautiful. Cannot say more. Beach was beautiful and loved the pirates cove! Definitely one of my top ten beaches around the world. Thank you Cuba for excelling. Was driven there in one of their classic cars! Hold on to your bras ladies!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For day use, rent a lounge and find some shade. Really beautiful attraction, amazingly clear water with few amenities for rent (sailboating was all we did but it was a long ride!). Like most of Cuba, the food is available and reasonably priced but not always sure of the quality. Take water with you and bring plenty of CUC. Everyone... More 

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Ilkley, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2016

Walk through the flea market and you will find this great beach,very swallow which is great with kids.There are beds for hire and bars,restaurants ,water sports on the beach.

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Victoria, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016

We enjoyed walking the beach, the sand was lovely and it was a pleasure to see the kids come to the beach after school. The market is located at one of the beach entrances and there are some reasonable restaurants as well. Well worth a visit.

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Brighouse, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016

as you get to bottom of steps turn left that bar is great the other one the food is dreadful and takes forever to arrive

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