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I would not trust this hotel, as its dangerous for kids and adults,wine rack fell on my 2yr old child and his head was stuck , the hotels answer to that is im not a good parent because I was not careful of my child.The wine rack with full of bottles was not secured to the call.the boardwalk to the beach is rotted and falling apart. very low season in June.
The 1st time I visited this resort was with my daughter in May 2017. We had such a perfect experience we decided to go back with friends (her friend and friend's mother) in August. Our stay was Aug 18-25th. Although we had another great stay, I'd definitely prefer to go back again in May/June/July, as August was much more busy (especially on the weekend). In August many Cubans are on holidays, so the resort had 95% Cuban guests. This was ok but it would have been nice to meet other Canadians travelling as we did on the 1st trip. That being said, being around the Cuban people and families is a very heart warming and loving experience. I love how they are so friendly and fun and family oriented.Other stuff. Check in & out was fast and seamless. We arrived very early and they got our room earlier than expected .. super nice bonus! Front desk staff were alwasy helpful and professional. Room was cleaned very well every day, A/C worked great, and :shower was nice and hot. Pools and grounds were lovely and well kept. I preferred the adult pool for some R&R but the main pool had some great music and entertainment when we wanted some fun. Beach was nothing short of spectacular. One day alot of seaweed and debris was washed up by shoreline and this was quickly cleared away the next day. We always got a chair beach side and the staff was always very helpful at assisting with that and keeping our drinks full! (try the rum filled coconuts on the beach!)The food and food service at the resort was also great. The lobby bar bartenders are super attentive 24/7 ..from yummy cappuccinos to mixing up your fav cold beverage. One morning the breakfast buffet was super busy and there was line up to get in. I was super impressed how some of the entertainment staff quickly came in and helped the buffet staff clean tables and seat new guests. The pool side grill had the slowest service at lunch .. choose the beach bar or lunch buffet instead. The buffet had PLENTY of variety ... fresh fish, chicken, pork, beef all freshly grilled per order. One evening there was a big perfectly roasted turkey which was a tasty treat. I also tried the pasta bar for spaghetti and was not disappointed. We celebrated a birthday in the international restaurant one evening and all enjoyed a spectacular 4 course gourmet meal including lobster and champagne, our waiter was just lovely ...super friendly, accommodating and fast. We also enjoyed a great Cuban meal in the a la carte restaurant but had to eat quickly as the mosquitoes were making a meal of us! Entertainment was fabulous. Each evening there was a different activity and/or dance show and event. Lots of audience participation which was fun. We followed many shows by salsa dancing in the disco after with our rum punches! Whooohoo. One evening we visited the cigar lounge and watched the band and played pool until late. Friday we enjoyed the Cuban Day beach BBQ where a Cuban band played alongside the most delicious Cuban spread of BBQ food. My best tips:- visit Moron! About 45min or so drive away .. see wild gorgeous flamingos on the way! Bring water and good walking shoes. Try the Cuban ice cream in town, go for a ride on a horse drawn buggy and enjoy some authentic Cuban food! - DO NOT miss Cuban Day BBQ by the pool. One word: YUM- do try the restaurant on the beach for a spectacular lobster & shrimp lunch. I don't recall the name of it, but along the beach if you walk to left of the resort (towards Tryp) it's only a 3 min walk. Full BBQ plate with shrimp, lobster, rice, veggies and plantains - DELISH! $12CUC per plate. Ice cold Cristal can $1CUC. CAN NOT BEAT.- 5 min walk to the market down the street (or 2 min train ride for $3CUC). You can also withdraw $ there from the money exchange there if there is not enough at the hotel. I bought some fantastic leather sandals and purses plus some funky wood carvings and a hand made beach cover. - bring a Bubba mug! Keeps your drinks sand free & ice cold for hours and you don't need to go back for a refill every 10 min. - Don't forget mosquito repellent .. a strong one! And lots! You'll need it. - Smile and tip well. They appreciate every single bit of your kindness.We love you Cuba! Thank you for another fantastic holiday. We will be back again soon!
We were 2 families there Aug 16th to 23rd 2017, 5 adults 5 kids 3 to 6 yoAll had a great time. Most time spent in pool and at the beach, which was perfect for the small kids.Food was just 0k. There was a bit of variety throughout the week. Wonderful bread made on site, delicious french fries. So this was a really great vacation however we wouldn't go back to this hotel for a few reasons. - beach was a 10 minute walk part of which was over a mosquito infested "laguna" (we called it a swamp)- mosquitoes were mostly a problem at dusk / night though (note we were in August)- bed mattresses uncomfortable in the 3 rooms we had- maintenance problems eg. bathtub rust, finicky faucets, clogged shower heads, missing tilesThese aren't showstoppers, as the title said everything was kept clean.
I have been seeing a lot of bad reviews of this place and don't know why. Remember this is Cuba - yes its not a 5 star but the food, beach and especially the people make this place absolutely amazing! We have already booked our 3rd visit for October.I have travelled to many places in Cuba and Dominican and found a lot of those places didn't compare to our experience here - still think about the times we had at Mojito! If you want a place where you can relax - enjoy a truly gorgeous beach and socialize with people that are almost like family then this is the place for you. Yes some people may not like this hotel as it might need some updating or whatever else they didn't like about it (nothing to complain about in my opinion - we are holidays!) but everything compensates for this. My husband and I are so looking forward to returning - cant wait to go back to this wonderful hotel.
We arrived around 14:00, the check-in process was swift and painless, they gave us room #1432 which was clean and comfortable. We were told that lunch was "al fresco" next to the pool, when we arrived, the service was too much to wish for, they hardly made any efforts to assist us in giving the basic service, not even forks and knives, the cooks at the grill were drinking beer and apparently drunk as they were very loud. The following day we tried to get some pizza from another area close to the pool, we were told there was not more pizza but only hot dogs and ham and cheese sandwiches, however, we still saw pizzas coming out for the next 30 minutes to people who had no hotel guest bracelets and they all put the pizzas in plastic bags and leaving. My feeling was that food walk out of that hotel and priority is given to locals rather than to the tourist. In more than one occasion I saw bartenders filling up beer glasses and go behind the bar and they all looked drunk to me, quite messy. For US$170 a day, I have had much better food and services elsewhere, overall I would not care for what I got, having being any other private hotel but what I paid was for the name Iberostar, this is why I am double disappointed.
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- Buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner
- 3 a la carte dinners/week
- 24-hour snacks
- 24-hour unlimited domestic and selected international drinks (house wine included)
- Admission to the disco (drinks included)
- Selected non-motorized water sports
- Pedal boat
- Dance lessons
- Daily activities program
- Introduction to scuba diving in pool (once/stay)
- Nightly entertainment
- Pool tables
- Spanish lessons
- 352 rooms
- 6 restaurants, including Italian, Seafood, Cuban, Steakhouse
- 5 Bars
- Pools (including adults-only pool)
- Beauty salon (fee)
- Gift shops
- Internet (fee)
- Scuba diving centre nearby (fee)
- Horseback riding (fee)
- Two 3/4 beds
- Full bathroom
- In-room safe
- Maximum occupancy 3 adults (or 2 adults and 2 children)
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Iberostar MojitoCayo Coco,Cuba
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Jardines del Rey Jardines del Rey, Ciego de Avila, 69400 Cuba
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