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Fantastic beach,very clean, loads to do, would highly recommend the romantic meal on the beach on... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Bob G
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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We had some good walks along side the beach and great times in the water...We enjoyed the times... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Owen Sound, Canada
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(35 Miles) N Of Holguin 56km, Holguin 80100, Cuba
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic beach,very clean, loads to do, would highly recommend the romantic meal on the beach on the evening it’s stunning

Thank Bob G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had some good walks along side the beach and great times in the water...We enjoyed the times there were waves

Thank 80marilyn
Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

Very nice beach, great for snorkelling etc with a varied marine life... take some water shoes parts of the beach are slightly rocky 👍👍👌👌🇨🇺🇨🇺

Thank Terry H
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful but some guests would benefit from a gentle reminder to place plastic cups and straws into the bins provided when they have finished their drinks!

Thank Helen J
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

What a gorgeous beach!! We had a delightful day. It wasn’t to crowded and the water was 7 shades of blue. This is where my fiancé and I will be married in November.

Thank spiritleadme
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

A nice beach with white sand and clear blue water. Also had a nice promenade to walk along. You find more beaches and hotels along the front. Well worth a visit.

Thank sbex76
Reviewed July 10, 2018

One day i did go to the Guardalavaca market and I went to see the beach and too much people, the music is too loud and not enough palapas.

Thank Sylvie C
Reviewed July 9, 2018

I loved this beach. I was traveling throughout Cuba and Guardalavaca was my first beach to visit on this Cuban trip. I was amazed by the crisp sea, beach, and lovely people visiting the beach. The great advantage is that toilets are nearby, so even...More

1  Thank IvanaM2363
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Lots of sun, sea and sand. What's not to love? Great place to hang up your troubles and kick back for a week or two and relax. I go to the Brisas Hotel and Villas Resort and absolutely love the place,, the food and the...More

1  Thank AprilRiley
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

Nice place good weather but not a massive amount to do. If you the type of person to stay in a hotel for 2 weeks it's great. If your looking for something to do I wouldn't recommend

1  Thank seanwales
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Jodi H
February 19, 2018|
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Response from IHeartCubaSi | Reviewed this property |
For outside the hotel restaurants there are not in walking distance from Memories, you will have to go to Guardalavaca, there are many there.
January 3, 2018|
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Naughty elvis
September 22, 2017|
Response from Terry J | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is on the main road and goes past 3 different resorts.