Islazul Villa Sotavento
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... I just call it delightful! She opens daily at 9am and has a great selection of sweets. My favorite is a little yeasty cinnamon like pastry that melts in your mouth....but don't take my word for it, book a holiday now. Anytime is a perfect time to visit Cuba and while there let Hostal Angelo's voted #1 in Cardenas and only $30 a night be your home base. You can eat like a king for another $20 a day and let the sights and sounds of Cuba be your entertainment.
The water was very blue and warm as we all took a dip on the north side of Cuba with the USA the next spot
90 miles off the coast. We were a bit surprised as there were quite a few empty beer cans on the bottom in the sand along with empty beer bottles. Also on our 2nd swim we were invaded by human waste (****) in balls floating past us
on a few occasions. It freaked us out ...
... which is somewhat mountainous. Large tracts of it seem unused. It was very different from the laid-back glamour of Havana.
What awaited us, however, was another highlight. We arrived at a beautiful, self-sustaining farm, run by an artist who also uses the farm as an artistic retreat. The artist started off with one hectare, given to her by the government. The deal was that the land remained the government's. However, as ...
... we already know where the cheap coffee is and the parking we went there but we are SOL, because the coffee machine is broken… that means a little bit more money in the coffee shop.
At least here in Varadero it’s easy to find coffee with milk, not like in other towns, where the cafeteria actually doesn’t sell coffee or don’t have milk.
Not sunny ...
... Ernest Hemingway and featured photos of him and books and lighting that looked like taxidermy deer heads. The food was very tasty and the staff were great. Also, the Manager came over and introduced himself to us. It was a lovely meal and I had flaming pumpkin torte which I'd never had before.
The staff were also very good at the Melia. They went out of their way to be friendly and always ...
Other places to stay in Varadero
Carretera de Las Morlas, Varadero | 4 star hotel
- Excellent new hotel
- Not Impressed.
- Loved Blau Varadero watch where you are walking
Las Morlas, Km 18.5, Varadero | 4 star hotel
- Great Hotel, Great Staff
- I Love the LTI!!!
Ave 1ra e/ 10 & 12, Varadero | 4 star hotel
- OH dear Oh dear ...lots to still learn here
- I don't ask for much but...
- Happy we chose it
Calle 9 e/ Boulevard y Ave. Kawama, Varadero | 3 star hotel
- Run for Your Life!!!!
- Very so-so
- Amazing week
Ave. 3ra y Calle 30, Varadero | 2 star hotelfrom $42
- Very Nice cuban flavor
- Worth it !
- WARNING - DO NOT GO THERE!!
Avenida 1ra entre 60 y 64, Varadero | 4 star hotel
- Incredible beach
- Would have liked to stay
- Jan 2004 to Cuba
Autopista Sur Final, Punta Hicacos, Varadero | 5 star hotelfrom $150
Via Blanca, km 130, Varadero | 2 star hotelfrom $64
- Poor value
- First trip.....
- Pleasantly surprised
Carretera Matanzas-Varadero km. 4 1/2, Varadero | Hotel$294 average
Ave de las Americas Km 3, Varadero | 4 star hotel
- Villa cuba is good
- Value for your money
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Ave. Kawama y Final, Varadero | 3 star hotel
- Great Times!
- Loved every minute of it...
Ave. Kawama y Final, Varadero | 4 star hotel
- Pretty Good for 3 Stars
- Had a great time
- Cheap...Make your own fun !