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Ancon Beach

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Address: Peninsula Ancon | hotel Brisas, Hotel Ancon Hotel club amigo, Trinidad, Cuba
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golden sands, quiet spots away from the tourist hotels

An easy 15 km cycle from Trinidad through the valley, great fun. Hire a bike and amble down there, (1 cuc to park the bike) take a picnic, plenty of drink, and chill out away from... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

An easy 15 km cycle from Trinidad through the valley, great fun. Hire a bike and amble down there, (1 cuc to park the bike) take a picnic, plenty of drink, and chill out away from the city

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I like Cuban beaches, but this one is my favorite: white sand, palms, clear water and beautiful sunset is unforgettable

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Atlanta, GA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This beach is lovely and miles long - it's huge. lots of palapas and loungers to rent. Several beach bars that all seemed to be out of Cristal; some were out of beer totally. We took a cab from Trinidad and were just here for the day. It looks like a pleasant enough place to stay, but there isn't much... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Yes, it's a pretty beach, but that is all. The hotels there are inclusive and you cannot enter unless you are a guest. There's a small restaurant tucked among them where you can get a decent meal and sit, with some beach chairs in front on the sand. Arrive early to get those. Verdero Beach is far better.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It is quite easy to get to Ancon beach from Trinidad by taxi, although it does cost about 18 CUC each way, so it isn't cheap. We went quite early and got some sun beds and an umbrella. This cost 2 CUC each, so pretty cheap. The beach got busier as the day went on, but it wasn't uncomfortably so.... More 

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Porrentruy, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Get there early in the morning to be amazed by an empty white sand, clear water beach. Grab a drink from the shanty bar, lay back, and relax. Don't hesitate to negotiate with the parking guy and pay when you leave!

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Kas, Turkey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

If you visit Trinidad, I am sure you won' t miss this lovely historical province, you should enjoy yourself at least half day at Ancon Beach. You can also make a daily tour by a private taxi for 40 cuc (pick up from your Casa) including a short visit to Mirador viewpoint and than a visit to the ruins at... More 

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Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Beautiful Beach, Nice and clean water. not much to snorkeling, you have to take a boat out to the reef. there was boat going out for snorkleing on the reef, the arrange 1 hours trip. We where able to get in to the hotel for buying drinks and og to the toilet, but we talked to other that where stopped... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I'm not a fan of beaches that are over crowded and manic. This was the opposite so I was happy. Sun lounges for you to use free of charge, waiters asking if you wanted drinks to save you going to the pop-up bar. Great escape for the afternoon while travelling Cuba and stopping in Trinidad. Only problem, no toilets...

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed in Trinidad an in the centre we take a taxi-open jeep for 4 persons which took us to the Playa Ancon. Taxi was 10 CUC (2,5 CUC per person). In 10 minutes we have arrived at the beach. It’s a really long sandy beach. We have stayed near a bar. You have a possibility to rent umbrella... More 

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