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    IBEROSTAR Laguna Azul

    Autopista Sur Km 17 | Punta Hicacos, Varadero 42200, Cuba
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$220
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          Overview
          • Excellent31%
          • Very good32%
          • Average20%
          • Poor9%
          • Terrible6%
          Travellers talk about
          “pizza” (434 reviews)
          “main pool” (323 reviews)
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          Paid Internet
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
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          Poolside Bar
          Fitness centre
          Concierge
          Spa
          Wheelchair Access
          Business Centre
          Dry Cleaning
          Tennis Court
          Shuttle Bus Service
          Babysitting
          Private Balcony
          5.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 2 days ago

          The people working here is fantastic. The service at the lobby bar and the terrace should have extra points. Very good work from everyone here. Unfortunately the food wasn't anything for us, in fact, we dislike it so much that we avoid it an rather...More

          Thank Håkan A
          Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

          Beautiful resort, the beach is the nicest I've ever been on. The food and servce in the buffet is awful just be warned. The rooms are good for Cuba. My review would be a 3 star but the beach and pool bar staff pushed it...More

          Thank Johnny A
          Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

          I went here at the end of April early may and it was a pleasant stay. First time in Cuba for me and my friends the pool bar was a blast and lots of entertainment. Bartenders took real good care of you. The beach was...More

          Thank Shi-Anne L
          Response from QualityMCuba, Manager at IBEROSTAR Laguna Azul

          Dear client, On a behalf of the staff and management here at IBEROSTAR Laguna Azul we would like to thank you for your review. We are very happy to hear you had a pleasant stay and that you could enjoy with your friends our pool...More

          Reviewed 3 days ago

          A great vacation overall! Resort is beautiful, large but easy to navigate. Can't wait to get back there. Staff are exceptional, with the exception of the bartender in the main lobby bar. Didn't appear to enjoy his job and was slow with attitude.More

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          Thank Foxhilldave
          Response from Director D, Gerente at IBEROSTAR Laguna Azul

          Dear clients, On a behalf of the staff and management here at IBEROSTAR Laguna Azul we would like to thank you for your nice review. It is our highest reward to hear that our guests enjoyed their vacation with us! Thank you for sharing your...More

          Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

          Once a year we save our hard earned money for a nice family vacation, we pay extra for 4* accommodation because once a year it's nice to feel special and be treated that way after a hectic stressful work year. However, this was not the...More

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          Response from QualityMCuba, Manager at IBEROSTAR Laguna Azul

          Dear client, Thank you for having chosen IBEROSTAR Laguna Azul for your vacation in Cuba. It is very rewarding to hear you have enjoyed our grounds, our pools and the entertainment program. However it is regrettable that other services were not up to the level...More

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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Beachfront
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Babysitting
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Tennis Court
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$141 - US$348 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #2 Business Hotel in Varadero
          • #7 Family Hotel in Varadero
          • #8 Romantic Hotel in Varadero
          • #22 Luxury Hotel in Varadero
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 814
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          • Location
          • Caribbean >
          • Cuba >
          • Matanzas Province >
          • Varadero
          • Also Known As
          • Iberostar Laguna Azul Hotel Varadero
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Is there a beach party or can we request one
          24 May 2017|
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          agaur75
          I am strict vegetarian ,no meat or seafood of any kind even in sauces . Will I have options ? What should I stick with to ensure no meat is being used . Is animal fat used to cook rice and beans ? Thanks
          20 May 2017|
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          Response from Quinton2011 | Reviewed this property |
          I would agree the food is not labeled correctly. You can get food but it would be hard for a vegetarian. Most of the veggies we over cooked and did not have a lot of fruit that was good.
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          doug w
          Hi, doug. What would you like to know about this accommodation? Are the Suites updated like the pictures on the internet or they old
          9 May 2017|
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          Response from 2017HappyTraveller | Reviewed this property |
          The rooms are pretty much exactly as pictured in the Room Album. The bedding an furniture are old style (orange) and the furniture is very very dirty. Some of the rooms have been updated and are painted a nice blue/grey... More
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          "building 11 or 19 are great buildings."
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          "Third floor requires no elevator from the lobby and you get a decent view."
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          "rooms are more or less the same,very dated"
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          "Building 18 has ocean and pool view one side, Building 19 does as well, but it is a closer walk to beach."
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