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Rancho Luna Beach

De Cienfuegos 5 km, Cienfuegos 55100, Cuba
+53 43 548012
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Lovely beach

We visited the beach at late afternoon on a Sunday. There weren’t many people. The water is so... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ruth W
Bridgewater, Canada
via mobile
Not a nice beach

The beach was dirty, there were a lot of cigarettes and even scattered bottles on the beach,. The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Alexandra M
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good38%
  • Average23%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“nice beach” (19 reviews)
“public beach” (12 reviews)
“white sand” (6 reviews)
De Cienfuegos 5 km, Cienfuegos 55100, Cuba
+53 43 548012
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the beach at late afternoon on a Sunday. There weren’t many people. The water is so warm, and the sand is soft and lovely. You can walk in quite a way to swim. Great place for children and collecting shells. There a thatched...More

Thank Ruth W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The beach was dirty, there were a lot of cigarettes and even scattered bottles on the beach,. The water is not clear. I didn't like it at all. It was the worse beach I saw in Cuba.

Thank Alexandra M
Reviewed 11 November 2017

this beach was a vey nice surprise. We took a taxi from Cienfuegos an just enjoyed this beautfull beach a lot.

Thank colomba63
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Stayed at the nearby hotel, which was a low star hotel. Walked to this beach. The water was warm. There were Cuban families everywhere. Loved the vibe and that the nicest beach around was public. The sunsets were beautiful. The water and sand were nicer...More

1  Thank katvonkittin
Reviewed 14 September 2017

From November to March this is a lovely clean, quiet beach with shade shelters, friendly people, numerous vendors for food and drink and local police to keep an eye on shysters. No decent bathrooms except in nearby hotels. However from April through October this is...More

1  Thank cubanconnect
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

One of the nicest beaches in Cienfuegos!! Calm, warm and beautiful waters They sell very fresh and tasty food right at the beach including local fruits (mamoncillos) 😅 Can't wait to go back

Thank Dita R
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the nearby Rancho Luna Resort, and walked up to Playa Rancho Luna. I have been to beaches all over the world, and beach life is my passion! Playa Rancho Luna is the most disgusting beach we have ever been on, people lying...More

1  Thank André B
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Rancho luna is about 10 miles (16 km) from the center of Cienfuegos. There you can find, the public, the dolfinarium, a few fancy (adjust expectations for Cuba) hotels, private casas to stay, and best of all the Faro Luna Dive center. They leave for...More

2  Thank Asaf S
Reviewed 31 July 2017

You get what you pay for. The hotel room really needs and upgrade. No fridge, walls and doors are falling apart. Beaches dirty a lots of garbage in the ocean. I even seen workers throwing there garbage in the ocean.

Thank Coltan C
Reviewed 29 July 2017

We went over the weekend and were warned that it is holiday time for the Cubans and the beach would be very crowded. Well, that was an understatement...it was mobbed..but that didn't bother us as much as the garbage that was strewn all over the...More

1  Thank kschw9883
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1 February 2017|
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Response from DivaRNMom | Reviewed this property |
Yes! It is near Rancho, we didn't visit, however, our hosts did inform us it was nearby. I will be going back in April and will visit then. I Love Cuba!!
15 April 2016|
Response from Osvaldo H | Reviewed this property |
Hi there. Rancho Luna beach is like half an Hour from Cienfuegos City by Car, but If you are coming from Varadero it will be like 2 hours and Half by Via Azul Bus. Once you be there, is a lot of drivers that do this for... More
Gary B
6 May 2015|
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Response from Irma L | Reviewed this property |
I saw several people fishing from a rocky reef just near the beach in Jan 2017.