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Not the bad place to spend a day

Quite nice and colorful place, the sea is clean and sparkling. Some improvements nevertheless are... read more

Reviewed February 12, 2019
Istra, Russia
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Nice way to spend a Day

Caleta Buena is a picturesque and calm tidal pool that opens to the ocean. You will definitely see... read more

Reviewed February 12, 2019
Cindy L
London, Ontario
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“fish”(16 reviews)
“free drinks”(4 reviews)
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Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

Quite nice and colorful place, the sea is clean and sparkling. Some improvements nevertheless are to be done: - the toilets were awfully dirty - not enough lounges for guests - not very rich choice of food but overall the eating was ok

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed February 12, 2019

Caleta Buena is a picturesque and calm tidal pool that opens to the ocean. You will definitely see fish underwater although not as many as in other places. On the plus side, the water is very calm and clear and perfect for beginner snorkelers. There...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Cindy L
Reviewed January 14, 2019 via mobile

The setting here is beautiful! The colours of the water and the trees are incredible. Lots of deck chairs around the edges of the water. It’s a well-kept ground. many people loved the snorkelling here. And if you have not snorkelled much before then it...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank AngDB23
Reviewed January 13, 2019

Caleta Buena is a protected area of ocean so the water is calm and quite clear. For the admission cost of 15 CUC, you get a buffet lunch and drinks. The lunch was fine, not fancy but adequate. Lunch is served from 12:30 - 3:00...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ohiowanderer
Reviewed January 8, 2019

Sorry, but I cannot in good conscience give this attraction more than 3 stars. On the plus side, it is a good value, the water is beautiful, and we enjoyed our snorkeling immensely. On the minus side, though, the food buffet was poor. None of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MSM923
Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

A nice spot with a sheltered bay for snorkelling. 15CUC gets you submission, food and drinks. The food is ok and the drinks are served in tiny plastic cups. These cups are discarded everywhere by the end of the day! We hired bikes and cycled...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jonnyrosslovesfood
Reviewed November 20, 2018 via mobile

Just as others have said, perfectly calm and clear. Fantastic snorkeling conditions! Visited twice during my 7 day stay. For 15CUC, you really can’t beat the value! Especially when lunch and unlimited drinks are included! Ps. If you don’t bring your own snorkel equipment, there...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mermaid4life
Reviewed September 28, 2018

Nice a natural swimming pool in the sea, full of colored fish those stay around you. The water is clean and warm you can do snorkeling.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank natacham973
Reviewed September 15, 2018

Lovely snorkelling, great food and friendly staff made this a day to remember. Especially our son loved snorkeling amongst the big fish!

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Lisav2490
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Typical buffet and free drinks for a closed price (15CUC) but you will be able to enjoy one of the best natural pool you can find in Cuba. Amazing experience to swim between all these fishes.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank DavidSMT
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July 3, 2018|
Response from Asiyah Noemi K | Reviewed this property |
Good day, no dive ticket is required. In the sea you can see a variety of corals, fish of all kinds of colors, if you are lucky you can see turtles, sharks difficult to find.
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September 18, 2016|
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Response from 11clotildej | Reviewed this property |
Caleta buena area is wild. The village PLAYA GIRON is 10 km away with a local bus (3 CUC) which goes to the Caleta in the morning (9 am approx), and returns in the afternoon (around 4 pm). Lot of casas in the village, and... More