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Hotel Playa Cayo Santa Maria

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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Beautiful ocean water, gorgeous beaches, rooms are clean, grounds are clean and we'll maintained, buffet is okay, Alejandro in the buffet was awesome, great service, polite and always had a table ready for us at dinner time when he was working.

Thank JJC2009
Midland, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We just spent 10 days at Hotel Playa Cayo Santa Maria, April 4-14th, the resort is beautiful and well kept. We have been to Santa Maria 3 times, all different resorts. The beaches are amazing!!! Love walking the beaches. Mariez, our customer service rep was second to none. She made us feel like royalty. We let them know we were...

2Thank bethmccormick59
Madoc, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Seven days our stay was Awesome...Beaches are AMAZING...crystal clear water and great for kids to enjoy. Enjoyed the sailboats and canoe. Resort was always clean and pleasure to walk through. Barely any mosquitoes. All the pools are great. Our kids especially enjoyed the ice cream at the main pool area. Some kids activities recommended. Food was always fresh with many...

Thank nilataliya
Truro, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This property is located about 2 hours from the Santa Clara airport so be prepared for a long drive after arriving at the airport. But there is good beer and usually a good tour guide to show you the sights along the way. The hotel is lovely with a nice lobby bar that gets very crowded in the evenings. Great...

Thank Ernestonvacation
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Pros: -clean hotel and rooms -pizza and pasta was great, kid approved. -Pools were great except the pool with swim bar and island. Missing sharp tiles but you can see where they are missing. Look for white patches on pool bottom. Poor little boy scraped his forhead and needed 8 stitches! -hospital very close and from what I heard they...

1Thank Kevin B
Fall River, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you are a beach person this is the place to be! Yes.... There is a bit of a hill to climb over but that Crystal clear water and soft sandy bottom is worth it. Lots of chairs and shade although I strongly prefer umbrellas over the big long covered wood structures they offer. Pools- we went in June 2016...

2Thank Carla C
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Vert good resort i'ts m'y second time and i'l go back in November I'd like to say thanks to Lisdania for her good hospitality and she was a very good intertaiment very good person 😘 And all the intertaiment and staff like Rousseau Marie-Louise et Lelé xo See you in November

1Thank Ghislaine V
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel staff were amazing, the bar staff are amazing, the food is good for where you are ;) I couldn't recommend this resort any more than I am about to. I will 100% be going back, the atmosphere, people and parties were the most amazing, and we took home friends with us to Canada! I had a trip of...

1Thank Sarah E
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We returned for our 3rd visit to this resort on April 8. Instantly we were reminded why we keep going back. It gets better and better each visit and you really are treated like family. Marta is the best, she goes out of her way to make sure our stay is pleasant. From booking our room choice and our a...

1Thank Hagalish
Harriston, Canada
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was our first trip to Cuba. We were invited to accompany 2 of our friend who had visited here several times before. I was so impressed by the hospitality of the Cuban people. The staff were incredible, quickly learning our names and greeting us with a smile every day. Our room was as nice as any of the other...

1Thank Canadianref01

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  • Paid Internet
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Additional Information about Hotel Playa Cayo Santa Maria

Address: Las Dunas 5 | Cayo Santa Maria, 50100, Cuba (Formerly Hotel Gaviota Cayo Santa Maria)
Region: Caribbean > Cuba > Villa Clara Province > Cayo Santa Maria
Price Range: $191 - $371 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Hotel Playa Cayo Santa Maria 5*
Number of rooms: 769
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#2 Luxury Hotel in Cayo Santa Maria
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Cayo Santa Maria
#5 Romantic Hotel in Cayo Santa Maria
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“Our room was 1574, 3rd, floor, overlooking the ocean, 2 minute walk to beach and right outside. Great choices either way!”
bethmccormick59, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Building 7 is close to pool and beach”
nilataliya, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Third floor, building choice depends how close you want to be to the beach and pools. Building 15 was closest to the beach.”
Ernestonvacation, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Best rooms beside the "quiet pool"”
, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“we were in the 600 block our rooms were always spotless and in close walking distance to everything.”
Canadianref01, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
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