Hotel Horizontes Playa Giron
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El próximo día nos levantamos temprano y manejamos a Matanzas. Cuando llegamos a la cuidad, empezamos a preguntar si alguien sabía dónde estaba la cueva de Bellamar. Anduvimos perdidos por un rato pero luego la encontramos. ¡La cueva era muy maravillosa! También había murciélagos. Después de la cueva fuimos a comer en …
... Herradura which is right on the beach and costs less. Keep in mind I didn’t look inside, purely basing on location.
Local buses – get some local currency and catch the local bus for 5 pesos… Great way to feel
the local culture and not be ripped by expensive taxis. You can get local currency by asking for it as change from any vendor. Especially easy if you ...
All inclusive hotel by the beach. Lots of Canadian are staying here and two Swedes of course. I'm not really into these kind of resorts but the rooms was huge and nice and after spending 3 nights here, everyone knew who stayed in the room nr 666.
I went scuba diving while lobster went for a scooter tour around the peninsula. This is ...
... beautiful views of the marina. It has at least two a la carte restaurants which we enjoyed. Both have great decor and also very tasty food. My experience in general at a la carte restaurants is that you get excited expecting it to be a notch above regular buffet dining but I personally am always disappointed. Not this time. Both restaurants were very good. The decor in the Latin resto was excellent; it was ...
Never having gone into the town itself we picked Wednesday to do this. It was a 5 peso trip per person return and you could hop on or off whenever you wanted.
The town is neat; lots of old cars and people and once we'd done a tour of the market stalls and purchased a few cool souvenirs we spotted this amazing patch of two colours of blue ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free parking