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Guardalavaca Beach

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Address: (35 Miles) N Of Holguin 56km, Holguin 80100, Cuba

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nice beach

spent half a day there and it was a nice break off the resort, nice sand beach chairs to rent and a few bars for a cheap drink would do it again

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Mac M
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Bridgewater, Canada
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Bridgewater, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

spent half a day there and it was a nice break off the resort, nice sand beach chairs to rent and a few bars for a cheap drink would do it again

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

beautiful beach nice and clean. Nice clear water and sun what more can you want. Friendly locals and environment is nice. Not to far you can do loads of water sports if you want.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

went here by bus but it returned rather early so, went back the next day by taxi to enjoy the beach a lot longer. the market area clears for a disco on a Saturday drinking and dancing with the locals so friendly and safe.

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Scott, Canada
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9 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Been ther twice,stayed at the Club Amigo.The beach is a public beach,the people a quite friendly.Not too many vendors,live music on the beach not all day.Gradual slope into the sea

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Niagara Falls, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

There a lots of umbrellas on the beach to get some shade. The beach is about 20 m deep and about 2 km long with some breaks because of rocky areas. The water is very shallow (1-1.5m) for the first 50m. You can go out 100m and still be standing. There are some reefs out further to snorkel at.

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Thank David M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stunning beach! One of the best I've been to. Very windy at the time of year we went but excellent for watersports! Nice spot for a sun bath.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed at the casa particular about 15 min walk from the guardalavaca beach. Casa was lovely and the hosts were a welcoming cuban family with 2 kids and a cat. The rooms were lovely, clean airconditioned. The price-25 CUP which is about 33$ canadian per night. I stayed 4 days which was more than enough, mostly because there was... More 

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Matheson, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped here for some shopping amazing as usual. Vendors had lots of stuff to look at and choose from bartering was good. And as usual the ice cream was delicious

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

White sand, clear turquoise water, and stunning cliff views! Absolutely love this beach and it's one of the main reasons we return to this area every year! Grab a towel, some CUC and spend the day. There is a cute vendors market with Cerveza and live music as well as a great pizza place that tastes almost like home...but with... More 

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London
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved this beach, White sand and blue water lots of snorkeling to do. Lots of fish and shells and coral

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