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  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Just got back. We think we will go again. We arrived late because of our flight. They we very welcoming and still gave us a brief tour on one the way to our room. The bar is open 24 hours so we walked down and...More

6  Thank Anita H
Response from Melia S M, Director Comercial at Melia BuenavistaResponded 1 week ago

Dear Anita Thanks a lot for taking your time sharing your experience on Trip Advisor web site and showing to all the travelers how good is our hotel. It will be a pleasure to receive you here again, thanks again for trust in Cuba, Melia...More

Reviewed 1 May 2018

Two couples there for 8 days. Fantastic time. The comments regarding the staff and their efforts are accurate. They try very hard. There is still some language barriers but its all part of the adventure. We found the food was good. The portion size is...More

3  Thank KitchenerCouple1986
Response from Melia S M, Director Comercial at Melia BuenavistaResponded 2 May 2018

Dear We are very please to know that our services and facilities were what you expected, also we want to express our gratitude for take the time to post your opinion in tripadvisor, helping to the community traveler to decide to choose us. We will...More

Reviewed 1 May 2018

From April 5th to the 15th we vacationed at this wonderful resort, small in size,(just over 100 rooms), with 3/4 of the rooms having ocean views. The others face a wandering pool. There are two pools and three beaches. The middle beach is used for...More

5  Thank Mary Anne S
Response from Melia S M, Director Comercial at Melia BuenavistaResponded 1 May 2018

Dear Mary It is been a big pleasure that you have chosen Melia Buenavista for your vacation; where it is for sure you will have a nice stay and will keep unforgettable memories. You will be very welcome to Cuba as to our resort. We...More

Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

We just returned from an outstanding week at the Melia Buenavista. My husband and I travelled with my sister and her husband and we all agree that this resort was the best choice! The grounds were beautiful, second floor romance suite rooms were fantastic. One...More

4  Thank Family1405
Response from Melia S M, Director Comercial at Melia BuenavistaResponded 1 May 2018

Dear It is been a big pleasure that you have chosen Melia Buenavista for your vacation; where it is for sure you will have a nice stay and will keep unforgettable memories. You will be very welcome to Cuba as to our resort. We would...More

Reviewed 28 April 2018

Melia Buenavista is a gem. It's in a prime location with three beautiful beaches, completely removed from the hotel strip experience - many outstanding staff - a quiet and pretty resort - the perfect place for a super laid-back and relaxing adult vacation. This is...More

3  Thank Suzanne157
Response from Melia S M, Director Comercial at Melia BuenavistaResponded 29 April 2018

Dear Suzanne Firstly, many thanks for your visit and take the time to share your opinion with the rest of the community travelers on Tripadvisor. We are very happy to know your vacations were up to your expectations and that you loved; we work for...More

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Pool
Beachfront
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Room Service
Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
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Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
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Air Conditioning
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Cayo Santa Maria
#1 Luxury Hotel in Cayo Santa Maria
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Cayo Santa Maria
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Cayo Santa Maria
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#1 Luxury Hotel in Cayo Santa Maria
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Cayo Santa Maria
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Cayo Santa Maria
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18 June 2018|
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Response from kerrypete | Reviewed this property |
Hi Yes you can get snorkel equipment at pool area. I’m not too sure if it’s an additional cost because we took our own but they do have their own which looked really good!
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memoriesinthesun
11 June 2018|
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Response from lyse b | Reviewed this property |
Like all the other answers, I confirm that you can change your money at the hotel. It is better to tip with Cuban Pesos, easier for the Cuban also.
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31 May 2018|
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Response from Family1405 | Reviewed this property |
The resort is very small so it does not matter where your room is. We loved the beach to the right. The one in the middle is rocky and more geared for snorkelling. we didn’t go to the beach to the left because there... More
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"we were upgraded upon arrival"
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"Over rated Hotel with high prices with medium quality rooms and service"
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"upper floor ocean view sunset beach or middle beach"
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"Book one of the ocean rooms"
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