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Located west of Cayo Santa Maria in a privileged ecological environment, and surrounded by beaches and coves. All-Inclusive five-star resort with 105 junior suites and suites, and the Villa "Zaida del Rio." Designed for adults over 18 years. An entire hotel featuring Royal Service. Recommended for couples, weddings, honeymoons and wellness/spa.
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Free parking
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Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Adult pool
Airport transportation
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Sauna
Shuttle Bus Service
Tennis Court
Wheelchair access
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My friend and I were fortunate to have dinner at this beautiful resort. We were staying at Meliá Cayó Santa Maria and got a chance to have dinner at Buenavista one night with Arel, the entertainment manager. The food was spectacular. This resort is beautiful and very peaceful.
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If you want to stay in a quiet and relaxing resort, this is a good choice. The property is beautiful and the staff are great. Our butlers Edel and Geraldo were very helpful, friendly & always around to help. There are 3 beaches and one stretches for miles. It’s not crowded
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Response from Melia_Buenavista, Director General at Melia Buenavista
Responded 2 days ago
Dear debra, Thank you very much for your review of our hotel and we want to thank you for the time you have spent sharing your experience. We are very happy to know that I enjoy our food and our staff. We hope you will return soon in a next visit to Cuba Best Regards, Diego Fernández de los Muros General Manager
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We had 4 nights here after a tour of the island. Its like being in a different country as the privations of the Cuban mainland are left behind.. Resort was well laid out and spacious, plenty of bars, beaches and 2 big pools, always plenty of free sunbeds ( a thing Sandals
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Response from Melia_Buenavista, Director General at Melia Buenavista
Responded 2 days ago
Dear Bubba, We are very happy with your comment. Thank you very much for your review of our hotel and we want to thank you for the time you have spent sharing your experience. We hope you will return soon in a next visit to Cuba Best Regards, Diego Fernández de los Muros General Manager
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This resort is extremely beautiful and quiet. With three beaches, two pools and only a maximum of 200 guests it feels almost abandoned. The resort is in good shape and well maintained. The staff are very friendly but the level of English is lower than most resorts in Cuba.
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Response from Melia_Buenavista, Director General at Melia Buenavista
Responded 2 days ago
Dear Bruce T, Thank you very much for your review of our hotel and we want to thank you for the time you have spent sharing your experience. Thanks for the details to improve. We hope you will return soon in a next visit to Cuba Best Regards, Diego Fernández de los Muros General Manager
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The resort is beautiful and quiet. The facilities, the rooms and the staff are amazing. Especially the staff, super friendly and always available to help. The private beaches are a delight. Perfect for a gateway from the bustling of Cuba.
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Response from Melia_Buenavista, Director General at Melia Buenavista
Responded 3 days ago
Dear Ahnuc, Thank you for your positive comment. We are happy to know that you liked our beaches, and our staff. I hope to see you soon. Best Regards, Diego Fernandez de los Muros General Manager
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No, but I have been their many times (about 8 times) so maybe I can answer some of your questions.
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We were their for Christmas 2016, 2017, 2018 and it is never very busy. This place is VERY quiet. It is not for partying people or people wanting a lot of activities.
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Hello Are there snorkel vests available to use in resort? Thank you
Snorkel, mask and fins yes, vests not sure
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"West side rooms near construction that is going on. Make sure you "book" an upper floor..."
"2nd floor rooms would have more natural air ventilation."
"In my opinion they are all good rooms"
"Second floor with ocean view."
"second floor oceanview"
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melia buenavista hotel cayo santa maria
LOCATION
CaribbeanCubaVilla Clara ProvinceCayo Santa Maria
NUMBER OF ROOMS
105
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