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Plaza La Estrella

Cayo Santa Maria, Cuba
+53 42 350758
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Great Market Place

When we were in Melia las dunas we went here on our first visit to Cuba. Lots of local craftsman... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
edangie316
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Deep River, Canada
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Great Cuban artistry!

Not a large area, but worth it. A number or restaurants, but we didn't eat there. There were a... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Shirley M
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This is for all people on vacations who want to enjoy recreation, shops, Cuban parties, live music, crafthand souvenirs, have a nice good beberage or a delicious ice cream, taste a delicious dinner or relax with a great massage, we invite you to visit Plaza La Estrella, an ideal place for families, groups and couples with a varied offer for all ages and preferences.
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  • Very good44%
  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Cayo Santa Maria, Cuba
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+53 42 350758

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

When we were in Melia las dunas we went here on our first visit to Cuba. Lots of local craftsman. Little restaurant s serving local food. People were very friendly. There were some really talented people who had their own stalls Everything from handmade jewelry...More

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Iosdalys R, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Plaza La Estrella, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear edangie316 First of all many thanks for taking your time to share your opinions on Tripadvisor... We are so happy to know that you enjoyed your time visiting us. Our main goal is make our clients´ visit an unforgettable memory; we always work to...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Not a large area, but worth it. A number or restaurants, but we didn't eat there. There were a number of Cuban vendors of which we purchased some wooden items. Lots of wood, cow horn object and others. The value was well worth it! You...More

Thank Shirley M
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Iosdalys R, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Plaza La Estrella, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Shirley M First of all many thanks for taking your time to share your opinions on Tripadvisor... We are so happy to know that you enjoyed your time visiting us. Our main goal is make our clients´ visit an unforgettable memory; we always work...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went to the market everyday while we stayed at the Royalton Cayo Santa Maria. We only really went to buy from the local vendors - leather goods, souvenirs, cigars, etc. and to go to the bank, but there are a ton of other places...More

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Iosdalys R, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Plaza La Estrella, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Amandabeman First of all many thanks for taking your time to share your opinions on Tripadvisor... We are so happy to know that you enjoyed your time visiting us. Our main goal is make our clients´ visit an unforgettable memory; we always work to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are in Santa Maria, this is a must see stop. Every two days they have different vendors. Lots of homemade souvenirs.More

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Iosdalys R, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Plaza La Estrella, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear candym715 First of all many thanks for taking your time to share your opinions on Tripadvisor.. We are so happy to know that you enjoyed your time visiting us. Our main goal is make our clients´ visit an unforgettable memory; we always work to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent part of the day exploring the different vendors. Picked up some souvenirs. Had a cocktail or two lol they had some restaurants to have lunch or dinner. Good pina coladas and mojito. Very pleasant and clean. All in all a good time exploring.More

Thank Karen B
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Iosdalys R, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Plaza La Estrella, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Karen B First of all many thanks for taking your time to share your opinions on Tripadvisor... We are so happy to know that you enjoyed your time visiting us. Our main goal is make our clients´ visit an unforgettable memory; we always work...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are in Cayo Santa Maria, this plaza has to be a pit stop. I absolutely love this place! It's great for families during the day as they have cotton candy, churro and snack stands for the kids along with a playground. There are...More

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Iosdalys R, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Plaza La Estrella, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been to this place a few years ago when vacationing in Memories Azul. This time we've took a walk on the beach and ended up there again. Great place, full of life and worth of seeing. We took bunch of nice pictures there again....More

Thank Wes S
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Iosdalys R, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Plaza La Estrella, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Wes S First of all many thanks for taking your time to share your opinions on Tripadvisor.. We are so happy to know that you enjoyed your time visiting us. Our main goal is make our clients´ visit an unforgettable memory; we always work...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Liked this little tourist area a lot. Was especially cool to climb the tower for a nice view of the ocean. Decent little shops, got a great deal on some souvenirs. Didn't try any of the restaurants but they smelled amazing and the prices very...More

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Iosdalys R, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Plaza La Estrella, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Yaryna H First of all many thanks for taking your time to share your opinions on Tripadvisor... We are so happy to know that you enjoyed your time visiting us. Our main goal is make our clients´ visit an unforgettable memory; we always work...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this small market place on January 21 2018. Much to our surprise the Double Decker bus does not run continuous. the cost to get back to the resorts runs $20.00 convertible pesos or more. The selection of what the gift shops offer are...More

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Iosdalys R, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Plaza La Estrella, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Cuban_Gill First of all, thanks a lot for your visit and take the time to share your opinion with the rest of the community travelers on trip advisor. We are truly sorry because we were not able to be up to your expectations. Please,...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Pueblo Estrella in January 2018. They are in good shape after hurricane Irma. A couple of the buildings have a little bit of damage still to be repaired but most of the shops and restaurants are open for business. We walked up to...More

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Dear Roshell First of all many thanks for taking your time to share your opinions on Tripadvisor... We are so happy to know that you enjoyed your time visiting us. Our main goal is make our clients´ visit an unforgettable memory; we always work to...More

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Lori-Alyce
February 13, 2018|
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Response from candym715 | Reviewed this property |
I stayed a couple resorts away, and everywhere we went it was mostly handmade jewelry. I wouldn't hold your hopes high on this one. Good luck!
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Lorenzo L
January 31, 2018|
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Response from Dawn Q | Reviewed this property |
Yes there were a couple small places. Depending on the hotel you go to, the onsite cigar shop might be better though. All of which were cheaper than the airport.
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