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Punta Gorda

Cienfuegos, Cuba
+53 5 3381509
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Enough for 1 picture

The wooden houses in Amercian style was the recommandation in our guidebook, but the end of Punta... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2017
Marjolein D
Worth the walk

My husband and I enjoyed the walk to Punta Gorda, looking at the houses and bay along the way... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2017
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“nice walk” (14 reviews)
“small park” (5 reviews)
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Cienfuegos, Cuba
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"both sides"
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

The wooden houses in Amercian style was the recommandation in our guidebook, but the end of Punta Gorda was a average place. Local people were swimming in the water. There was some entertainment, but it wasn't opened. I think it might be romantic in the...More

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Reviewed 19 September 2017

My husband and I enjoyed the walk to Punta Gorda, looking at the houses and bay along the way. The gardens at the end were fairly simple but a nice enough end point. We paid 5CUC for a cyclo-cab back to our hostel which was...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2017

We walked to Punta Gorda from town. Was very hot but doable if you have water. There are also places to stop along the way if you need rest. The neighborhood of Punta Gorda was extremely interesting. The houses are gorgeous, and many of them...More

Thank Caren B
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

My friend and I had a nice walk by the sea and ended up at Punta Gorda, enjoying the sunset and taking lovely pictures.

Thank Danica G
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

Punta Gorda is at the end of a peninsula and has several large houses and lots of smaller ones. The bay is beautiful and worth a short visit.

Thank Scott W
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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

But when in Cienfuegos, do go. The view is good, the plasterwork is old and crumbeling and what looks like carved sandstone isn't. It needs a good restauration and some tender love and care.

1  Thank phnijman
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Reviewed 23 August 2017

Went to Cienfuegos for 2 nights and wanted to get the experience of being in 2 of 4 possible geographic areas to stay in. 1st night in the very middle of downtown Cienfuegos on (Boulevard) the pedestrian only area perfect for people watching and getting...More

Thank Pablo A
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Reviewed 22 July 2017

We were driven out to Punta Gorda on our tour of Cienfuegos. The area was so flat it looked like the land was barely above sea level. There is a new hotel serving ice cold beer that was really good on this hot day. And...More

1  Thank patnjoe2015
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Reviewed 14 June 2017

It is a long walk from town especially if the weather is hot. Better to take a pedicab or motorbike taxi. Nice views from the point looking over the bay.

Thank seafare74
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

This is a nice place for a stroll and meal. Take a walk there late afternoon, have a drink in the rooftop bar of the Palacio de Valle (good live music), and then have dinner in a seafood restaurant (see, for example, Finca del Mar)....More

Thank Anthony P
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Response from unclelouie | Reviewed this property |
I say yes but it also needs to fit into what ever else you are planning on doing in Cuba. Cienfuegos is a unique city since it was actually begun by French planters who fled from Haiti in the slave revolt. The architecture... More
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