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    Grand Memories Varadero

    Km 18.5 Autopista Sur | Parque Natural Punta Hicacos, Varadero 42200, Cuba
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    Traveler (2760)
    Pool & Beach (516)
    Room & Suite (262)
    Overview
    • Excellent20%
    • Very good34%
    • Average23%
    • Poor13%
    • Terrible10%
    Travelers talk about
    “party pool” (49 reviews)
    “superior room” (61 reviews)
    “swim up bar” (79 reviews)
    Public Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness center
    Concierge
    Spa
    Wheelchair access
    Laundry Service
    Kids Club
    Housekeeping
    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 1,517 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    This is hotel is worst hotel I ever stayed at. My wife and myself were ill due the food. There were also eight other families on our plane who also stayed at this hotel. Every single one of them were ill due to the food/water....More

    6  Thank Sheila P
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Grand Memories is actually formerly the Riu which we had stayed at three years prior to this vacation. Unbeknown to us that we were actually staying at the same resort which we actually didn’t particularly like when it was the Riu. The Grand Memories didn’t...More

    1  Thank Bryella V
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    During our trip to Cuba we were evacuated to this hotel because we were going to be hit by Hurricane Irma. The hotel manager had around 800 people checked in about 30 minutes. This man is a HERO!!! This isn't a holiday review, this is...More

    2  Thank DtheBamboo
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    This was our second time to this resort. Both visits were good value for the dollar, but I'm not sure if there will be a third time for one reason. The BOOMING music at both pools AND at the ocean. On the first visit in...More

    3  Thank Keith M
    Response from Valerio L, Director General at Grand Memories VaraderoResponded 2 days ago

    Dear johanne l, First of all, thank you for sharing your opinion about your stay in our resort. We glad to see you had a fantastic vacation with all of us and to know you spend a relaxed and funny time. What I am most...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    This was my second visit to Cuba, first time to Varadero and I must say I will be back. I was initially concerned with after reading the reviews about this hotel but realized as soon as I arrived that many of the negative reviews were...More

    4  Thank Leona W
    Response from Valerio L, Director General at Grand Memories VaraderoResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Leona W, Thank you for sharing your opinion regarding your stay on TripAdvisor. We glad to see you had a good experience with all of us and to know you enjoyed a lot with the facilities and services provided by the hotel, the treatment...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
    • Adult pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • $122 - $293 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • #10 Spa Hotel in Varadero
    • #20 Top resorts Hotel in Varadero
    • #21 Luxury Hotel in Varadero
    • #26 On the Beach Hotel in Varadero
    • Room types
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    • Number of rooms
    • 1110
    • Location
    • Caribbean >
    • Cuba >
    • Matanzas Province >
    • Varadero
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    Traveler (2760)
    Pool & Beach (516)
    Room & Suite (262)
    Dining (198)
    Hotel & Grounds (1734)
    Bathroom (55)
    Family and Play Areas (11)
    Business Center & Event Rooms (4)
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    Yarnac
    December 9, 2017|
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    Response from Keith M | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, day trips to Havana are available through the resort/sunwing, however, you can also hire a local tour guide for a tour more geared just for you.
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    "23 is closer to the beach but far from buffet :)"
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    "Bungalow 24 is close to the beach! Top floor, no mouldy smells/bugs!"
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    "Some rooms are a distance from beach location so may want to specify close to beach."
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