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Melia Santiago de Cuba

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15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed overnight at this hotel lovely place, fantastic panoramic views, clean hotel. There was different entertainment all over the hotel and of good quality, the build is 5* Cuba rating. Meals and the service there was excellent wished we'd of stayed there longer. The hotel is far enough away from the hustle n bustle of Santiago de Cuba but close... More 

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Thank Jill W
Director G, General Manager at Melia Santiago de Cuba, responded to this review

Dear Jill W: Thank you for taking the time to give us a detailed feedback. We always welcome feedbacks from our customers, since it gives us the opportunity to make appropriate improvements and changes where necessary. We are glad to read that you enjoyed your stay in our Hotel. Our main priority is to make our customers feel comfortable so... More 

Leominster, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here on an overnight Santiago De Cuba excursion. Room was ok, certainly not 5* compared to a sister hotel in Guardalavaca (Sol Rio Luna Y Mares) Clean and tidy. Carry a spare card similar to the door card to keep the aircon running, as you have to at many places around the World You have to buy your own... More 

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Director G, General Manager at Melia Santiago de Cuba, responded to this review

Dear Dewi1jack Thank you for providing us your feedback in regards to your recent stay at the Melia Santiago de Cuba Hotel. Please accept my sincere apologies for the inconveniences you have experienced during your stay, in particular with the room and Buffet restaurant issues. You are a valued guest and without your satisfaction we would not be successful. Your... More 

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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To sum it up the Melia in Santiago is the best option period. Within 5 minutes of the city centre by taxi. A beautiful pool. Staff that actually enjoy their jobs and take pride in their work (rare for Cuba). How they accomplish it I dont know as Cuba is not known for 5 star service and the Melia definitely... More 

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Thank Joshua S
Director G, General Manager at Melia Santiago de Cuba, responded to this review

Dear Joshua S: Meliá Santiago de Cuba team appreciates very much your lovely review. We are thankful for having you as a very special guest and hope to welcome you for many more years. It is always a pleasure to read positive comments from our visitors. Many thanks for those dedicated to our General Manager and the rest of the... More 

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39 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have to admit that I did not expect a whole lot in terms of accommodations in this Third World country. I have been pleasantly surprised by this hotel! The service is wonderful, the rooms clean and comfortable, and the Internet service in the lobby is pretty good! Honestly this could be like any nice hotel in the United States!... More 

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Thank Ana E
Director G, Director General at Melia Santiago de Cuba, responded to this review

Dear Ana E., Thank you for such a beautiful review you have posted about our Hotel. You have giving us a perfect rating for recommending our hotel to other travellers. I'm sure our entire hotel staff enjoyed catering to your needs as much as you enjoyed your stay. It is nice to see that you keep a wonderful impression of... More 

Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

The Melia Santiago de Cuba Hotel provided a surprisingly welcome high standard of accommodation in a country where luxury is rare. The rooms were clean, comfortable and well equipped with coffee and tea making facilities, a television and a bathroom with a plentiful supply of soap and other toiletries. The restaurant is spacious and offers a varied menu of hot... More 

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Director G, General Manager at Melia Santiago de Cuba, responded to this review

Dear Robert N: Many thanks for sharing your opinion with all the member of Tripadvisor. It is very nice to receive this useful feedback with our guests. It provides us with the necessary elements to work harder for our main goal, our guests complete satisfaction. We are very pleased to hear that the rooms were clean, comfortable and well equipped.... More 

Barrington, Rhode Island
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

I cannot say anything but praise the welcome, attention and service that I received prior to and during my stay at this Property. The second day at the hotel was my birthday and Ms. Forgas in Customer Service arranged for a surprise birthday cake and a bottle of Champagne...delivered to my room. In all of my traveling days (and years)... More 

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Director G, General Manager at Melia Santiago de Cuba, responded to this review

Dear Carl K: It is with an enormous pleasure that we have received your comments about your recent stay in our facility. We are so glad your stay was fantastic thanks to the professional and polite service that Ms. Forgas provided to you previous and during your stay. Many thanks for posting your review which is of great value to... More 

London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

Impressive reception, nice bar, good restaurant. Very good pool area. Regrettably, one of us had a stomach upset (nothing to do with the hotel) and didn't really utilise the facilities. Good and suitable selection in the bar area and one experience of the pool bar was very good indeed. Wifi was "down for the last 3 days". Not surprising for... More 

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Thank Ken C
Director G, General Manager at Melia Santiago de Cuba, responded to this review

Dear Ken C: It was with great pleasure that we have received your review. Many thanks for posting it. We are extremely happy your stay in our facility was very pleasant. It is fantastic to hear you enjoyed the pool area. We were very sorry you were upset from the stomach and hope you recovered fast to be able to... More 

San Francisco, California
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

This was my first trip to Cuba and hopefully not my last. Started off a 17 day excursion here at the Melia. The place was great, the rooms good, the staff excellent. As I learned very quickly... Cuba, it is complicated and it is Beautiful. The people of Cuba are beautiful, warm, and also living in a very difficult situation... More 

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Thank NobodysheroHANK
Director G, Director General at Melia Santiago de Cuba, responded to this review

Dear NobodysheroHANK: Of course it is not going to be your last trip to Cuba. We are so happy you enjoyed your visit to our country and ended up leaving a beautiful message to all. Regarding your stay in our facility we are more than happy to know you found your room very good and our staff simply excellent. Many... More 

Barrington, Illinois
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156 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

So after traveling the length of Cuba for two weeks it was very nice to find a hotel with pools and a choice of restaurants. The room was clean and basic to comparable US hotels. We enjoyed the opportunity to sun and swim and crushed Happy Hour with Cuba Libres! The Italian restaurant was great and the staff were efficient... More 

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Thank Cam8880
Director G, General Manager at Melia Santiago de Cuba, responded to this review

Dear Cam8880: It was very kind of you to post your comments related to your recent stay in Meliá Santiago de Cuba. It is always very rewarding to read the positive feedback of our guests. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed the Happy Hour with Cuba Libres and great swimming at the pool. Thanks as well for your compliments... More 

Jenkintown, PA
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42 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

We had a very nice room facing the city, a comfortable bed and the usual hospitable service that we have found in Cuban hotels. The only problem we encountered was the lack of wifi. It didn't spoil our trip, because lack of wifi in Cuba is a pretty common problem, although not in the best hotels, which this one is.... More 

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Thank PMGFPT
Director G, General Manager at Melia Santiago de Cuba, responded to this review

Dear PMGFPT: We are glad you have posted your review in Tripadvisor. Thanks for your words dedicated to the friendly and hospitable staff. We are very sorry, though, about the wifi service. At the moment it is only possible to connect in the hotel Lobby but in the future there will be in the rooms and other areas of the... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Services
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room

Additional Information about Melia Santiago de Cuba

Address: Calle M y Avenida de las Americas | Reparto Sueno, Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
Location: Caribbean > Cuba > Santiago de Cuba Province > Santiago de Cuba
Price Range: $124 - $268 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Melia Santiago de Cuba 5*
Number of rooms: 302
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