good place to stay for a real cuba experience. walk to the village or bus taxi to town.best view in cuba of mountains beach and ocean.hotel has been renovated some. the staff are friendly and give excellent service the public beach is great. go out and meet the people it will make your trip. the wages ar very low so tips and presents are appreciated.clothes in good or new condition and footwear especially childrens[ they grow out of them as well].money is always good. on the down side the food is just ok sometimes. so adios and enjoy cuba.