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Islazul Villa Don Lino

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Windsor , Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

simple accommodations,basic food,friendly staff,cozy resort on the sea,spent our days outside looking at the view,reading,napping,close to a friendly village...had a lovely relaxing week! don't bother paying for the fancier dinner it wasn't... overall great stay!

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val-des-monts
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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

This is no 5 stars hotel. But then again it's not supposed to be. I spent a week there and will go back for sure. I like to hear the surf when I go to be and that's what I got. I even saw a whale blow right from my porch. (Yeah it was too far to see the actual... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

it is an older resort but the staff were the friendliest people you ever would want to meet.The rooms were kept nice and clean and the air conditioning worked great..The food was very good with always 2 to 3 choices of everything from the main meals to the desserts.The band played every night with supper which I thought was great... More 

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Pickering, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

We travelled to Don Lino for the second time, April 15 to 23 2016. There is a new buffet restaurant and the old buffet is now an a la carte, Cuban Style restaurant. Cannot comment on the quality of the a la carte as we did not eat here. The new buffet is a completely indoor facility, unlike the old... More 

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Chesterville, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

This location is small/homey, like you're going to the family cottage. If you want a quiet, private getaway this is the spot. This was our first visit to Cuba, and we hope to become one of Don Lino's many regular visitors. This is not a place for an avid shopper or someone looking for sightseeing attractions. This is a place... More 

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montreal
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

I went the first week of May. The exchange at the airport was 32%.There were no lineups for food. The best toaster in Cuba. Ran out of cola one day. Cubans invade the hotel on the weekends.They hang at the pool.They just love the deepfried hamburgers. I just couldn't bring myself to try one. I was surprised one morning ,... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016 via mobile

A little bit delayed but I needed a comparison before writing my review. -Staff are wonderful -Food was decent. I enjoyed it more than a higher star resort I previously reviewed. More than likely because they have less mouths to feed. But hey, who goes to Cuba for the food? -Rooms were nice comfortable and air conditioned. -the property is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

We arrived on March 17 and stayed seven nights. There were five of us and we had 3 rooms. Our room was in one of the wooden units which contained 4 rooms. Our room was clean and had a comfortable bed, this was a small balcony as well. We absolutely loved the Don Lino and the staff, everyone who worked... More 

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Keswick, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

Stayed here the third week of March. Only 3 people traveled with Airtransat to this resort and they had a beautiful minivan waiting for us for pickup.The driver was supercool waiting for us to have a smoke and exchange money. upon arrival at the resort we were given a room quickly and ever thing was fine. the next 3 days... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

This is definitely a 3 star resort with limited amenities but it works...if you are looking for a quieter vacation as there are less than 100 beds (I believe) and the resort is off the beaten track so you feel as though you are getting an authentic Cuban experience. While I have no baseline to compare against other Cuban resorts... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Islazul Villa Don Lino

Address: Playa Blanca, Rafael Freyre, Rafael Freyre, Cuba
Location: Caribbean > Cuba > Holguin Province > Rafael Freyre
Price Range: $87 - $133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Islazul Villa Don Lino 3*
Number of rooms: 36
Also Known As:
Villa Islazul Don Lino Hotel Rafael Freyre
Hotel Islazul Don Lino
Islazul Don Lino Hotel
Islazul Villa Don Lino Holguin Province, Cuba
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