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Ancon Beach

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Address: Peninsula Ancon | hotel Brisas, Hotel Ancon Hotel club amigo, Trinidad, Cuba
Phone Number: 12
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Caribbean Beach better than Varadero

Take a 10 minutes drive with a taxi from Trinidad and arrive at the large sandy beach. Enjoy the scenery on the way to the beach. Calm warm water of the Caribbean Sea ! Beach... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Etten-Leur, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We loved this beach. It was reasonably clean compared to other beaches we visited in Cuba. The water is gorgeous and clean and there are lots of shade shelters along the beach. There are drinks available and sandwiches as well as pizzas sold along the beach which were good. We spent several days on this beach just relaxing.

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Etten-Leur, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Take a 10 minutes drive with a taxi from Trinidad and arrive at the large sandy beach. Enjoy the scenery on the way to the beach. Calm warm water of the Caribbean Sea ! Beach chair hire available. One can order food and drinks from a waiter coming from the nearby hotel. Do not order Piña Colada. It was not... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

A bus from Trinidad leaves from outside the Cubatour office in town down to the beach around 9.30 and returns in the afternoon - I understand there's one a couple of hours later, too - but a cab will also get you there for 6CUC or so, and arrange to pick you up later. There are palm umbrellas all along... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Lovely beach but not a lot of options for drinking/eating and you have to take a cab for 7 CUC or bike for 45 minutes

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Small beach close to Trinidad! We got there by taxi particular. Of course, as we spent previously 5 days in Varadero, Ancon was nit comparable! As soon as you put your feet in the sand, some "Luis" comes to attend you and offer their services of food and drinks. Once we took the lunch but it wasn't worthed the money.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Ancon Hotel, so were enjoying the beach every day. It was nice and sandy, much better than that at the Costasur (very rocky, no sand). Many tourists from town (i.e., Trinidad) arrived every day by bus to enjoy ‘la playa Ancon’. The beach was quite long and it was possible to walk along it towards the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A short drive from Trinidads center will bring you to Ancon Beach which is in by my opinion one of the nicest in Cuba. Water is clean and the beach vastly expands in all directions.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Only managed to fit in a couple of hours here on our busy tour of Cuba. The beach is clean - not too busy. Great to watch the 🌅. There are a couple of bars that play music, but not loud enough to ruin the tranquility. Clear blue water - just what you'd expect from the Caribbean 😊. There is... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Worth a visit for sure! This beach is stunning! And not too busy if you walk a little bit away form the hotels.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We hung our hammocks on some trees only a few meters from the water and camped for two nights. We went in November and it was low season. There was an outdoor bar in a gazebo about 100 yards away for beer and Mojitos. Tourist rate is 2 CUC for beer. Get a Cuban friend to buy it for 1/2... More 

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