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Playa Pesquero

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Located on Pesquero Beach, along the northern coast of Holguin province, in what Columbus called the most beautiful place human eyes had ever seen. Near Bahia de Naranjo National Park with its exuberant and tropical vegetation, not only couples will enjoy this splendid resort, there are many facilities for families and groups. The secluded Playa Pesquero is one of the most beautiful resorts in Cuba and offers five star all-inclusive accommodation, designed especially with rest and relaxation in mind, this is a perfect hideaway for honeymooners.
Location: Oceanfront, 53 minutes to Holguin, 60 minutes from the airport.

tripadvisor Traveler Reviews
  • tylermor2n : Welland, Canada
Had a great time

Came here on a family trip, there was about 8 of us. We have traveled to many other locations in Cuba but this one was by far the best. I absolutely loved the snorkeling right off the beach, no need to travel. We ended up actually going on an excursion to snorkel but I found it better at the resort. Bartenders and servers were very nice, regardless of tip. Only complaint I could make was the New Years festivities. I think they could have put a bit more into the actually midnight count down. Seemed like a heard of buffalo just standing around. A lot of people were given bags filled with blowers, hats, confetti and other party items but I didn't get one. I did happen to find a hat on the bar which I assumed someone left behind. When I tried to put it on a worker ripped it off my head and yelled "THAT IS MINE!!!". I get that these people don't have a lot but common... no need to be rude. I would have given it up in a heart beat had I known. I think they just assumed everybody was drunken buffoons.Aside from that incident everything was great. Clean, well kept and tasty food. Especially liked the Jamaican restaurant. Jerk chicken was awesome!

  • LudvigKolozsvary : Toronto
Amazing beach.

We spent a week in September 2016, celebrating our grandson birthday. The best thing about this hotel it's a calm sandy beach. Good for swimming and snorkeling (left side of the coral reef).Plenty of chairs any time of the day.The restaurants were good ,plenty of food choices . The beer garden is grate .Evening entertainment a mess some time. Karaoke bar is fun.Never used a pool because floating plastic cups, too much people drinking inside the swimming area and leave half empty cocktails on the side.The room was good, cleaned every day.

  • Jess L :
A wonderful holiday!!

Me and my other half have just returned from the hotel playa pesquero on the 26/04/17. What an amazing holiday !! Unfortunately we didn't get as much sun as we hoped but that was unusual for that time of year. The first couple of days we saw cloud and not much else but that didn't stop us from enjoying ourselves! We carried on using the pool and the swim up bar , went to the beach and done our excursions The excursions were good. We done the horseback riding for an hour which was plenty long enough and the jet skis which were amazing, I would recommend. Unfortunately the week we went out there they were moving the dolphins and they needed a week to settle before we could go and see them which was a real downer as it was one of the trips we really wanted to do but these things can't be helped. You get 4 a la carte bookings for the week and I can say definitely book them! The first one we went to was the Caribbean one and it was lovely , less fancy than the others but a great one to start off with. The Mediterranean one was next and that was a disappointment , I would not go back. The food was luke warm at best and the service was bad. The Italian was our third restaurant, a more fancy one which meant dressing up but it was worth it ! Amazing service , a live piano playing and the food was exquisite, I would highly recommend going there. The last restaurant and my favourite one was the romantica restaurant. The same good points as the Italian but with much more class and service , it was astounding. The room is my next compliment. I couldn't fault it , we were in block 20 which was an ideal block to be in. Around 1 minute walk to the pool and 3 minutes walk to the beach at a slow rate. The space in the room was good as well. Plenty of room to put your stuff away , a TV if you needed it and a fridge that was stocked up every day with waters , beers and soft drinks. The toilet facilities were also good. The shower was spacious and not to closed in , a toilet and sink that were clean. All in all our stay in hotel playa pesquero was amazing and we hope to come back soon! The reason for 4 stars and not 5 was the weather but that is no fault of the hotel, that is our holiday experience

  • jackieb88 : Manchester, United Kingdom
Nice holiday destination

This complex is huge, the great thing about it they have golf carts and a train going round all the time to take people all over the site. The beach is lovely, and thanks to Fidel our waiter for the 2 weeks while we lay on our loungers.The down side of such a big complex was the dinning room which was vast and hard to navigate, so we used the smaller one.The rooms were ok, we took our own kettle so we could have tea in the morning.All in all a nice complex with everything you could want in it.

  • Chris S : Toronto
A tired old resort

This is one resort definitely in need of some to. The shower in our room did not work properly and in the adjacent room our travelling companions also experienced difficulty.We were there on a cycling holiday and due to the backwards policy of the state owned transfer company we had to bribe our bikes on to the bus. Those arriving with bikes be warned! That was certainly not the fault of the hotel but it put a negative pall on the start of the trip.The staff are friendly but do not expect any speed in service, but you are on vacation so it's not that big a deal.The food has improved a great deal since I was in Cuba last and there was lots of interesting menu choices.Skip the hassle of the a la carte, they are not worth it.The rooms are very basic and nothing to write home about. The beach though is amazing, best I've seen. The water is clear and calm generally.The maid service must be rationed the supplies because I had to keep asking for soap, towels and one two occasions I did not get the requisite beer and water in the mini bar. The allocation of water is ridiculous though. One bottle for two persons a day. Considering the heat..It should be one per person.The cycling in Cuba though is awesome!! The drivers are very courteous and give you lots of room. The roads were no worse than home and the people we encountered were lovely. Take old tubes, tires, jerseys with you to hand out to the local cyclists...They are very appreciative.If you do take stuff to give to the locals, my advice is to give it to folks off the resort. They all ready get enough. Despite all my observations..I would go to Cuba again cycling. Just know this five star is a Canadian 2.5.

Vacations packages include round-trip flights, accommodations, round-trip transfers (unless outlined below) to and from the hotel, and tourist cards (if required, unless outlined below).

If selecting an all-inclusive resort option, the package will also include the all-inclusive features as outlined by each resort.

Items not included:

  • Travel insurance (mandatory if traveling to Cuba)
  • Tourist cards ($10USD)if traveling to Dominican Republic with Sunwing Airlines
  • Departure taxes ($20USD) if traveling to Dominican Republic with Sunwing or Signarture Vacations
  • Hotel transfers for packages with WestJet to USA (with exception to Honolulu)
  • Hotel transfers for packages to Europe
  • Items of a personal nature

  • Buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner daily
  • Snacks
  • A la carte dining w/reservations
  • Unlimited Domestic & International drinks, 24 hrs
  • Welcome cocktail
  • Windsurfing
  • Sailing
  • Kayaking
  • Snorkeling
  • Pedal boats
  • Introductory scuba diving lesson in pool
  • Tennis
  • Squash
  • Use of mountain bikes
  • Beach volleyball
  • Billiards
  • Ping-pong
  • Fitness room
  • Sauna
  • Daily activites
  • Nightly entertainment
  • 24 hr shuttle service throughout property
  • 912 rooms in 2-storey buildings
  • 1 buffet restaurant
  • 7 a la carte restaurants (Asian, Seafood, Italian, International, Trattoria, Vegetarian, Grill), dress code & reservations required
  • Grill restaurant
  • Snack bar
  • Ice cream parlour
  • Beer garden
  • Bars
  • 24 hr room service (fee)
  • 4 bars including Pool bar
  • Disco karaoke bar
  • 2 large outdoor pools
  • Jacuzzi
  • Whirlpool
  • Tennis courts & Multi-purpose courts
  • Gift shop
  • Fitness room
  • Sauna
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry service (fee)
Hotel rooms include:
  • 1 king or two 3/4 beds
  • Air-conditioning
  • Satellite TV
  • CD player
  • Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • In-room safe
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Full bathroom
  • Hairdryer 220/110V (converter & adaptor required)
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Max occupancy 3 adults or 2 adults & 2 kids
Superior Rooms
  • Same as above but larger
  • With more spacious entrance & larger bathroom
  • 2 Bedroom Suites
    • Same as above but with 2 bedrooms
    • Separate living room
    • 3 full bathrooms
    • 3 balconies
    • Ocean view
    • Max occupancy 4 adults or 2 adults & 3 kids
  • Kids Deals - One child 3-12 stays & eats free when sharing a room and existing bedding with 2 adults. Limited availability in Hotel Rooms only. Ages 2 & under only stay & eat free.

    For the Kids - Baby Club for ages 4 & under, Kids' Club for ages 5-12, and Youth Club for ages 13-17.
    Honeymooners - Receive private check-in, flowers for the bride, bottle of rum, breakfast in bed (once per stay), and dinner for 2 in a la carte restaurant. Request at time of booking. Requires proof of marriage certificate at check-in.

    Wedding Packages - Available, please inquire for further details.

    Early Booking Bonus - This hotel may offer early booking bonuses at certain times of the year. If early booking bonuses apply to your vacation, prices shown online have already been adjusted accordingly. Please inquire for complete details.

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    Hotel Playa Pesquero
    Playa Pesquero Carretera a Guardalavaca, Rafael Freyre 11300 Cuba

    Some restaurants may be open for certain meals only and limited visits may apply. Reservations required and dress code in effect for a la carte restaurants. Time restrictions may apply for water sports.

    Child pricing may only be available with select tour operators and valid for select dates and durations. Child pricing rules are subject to change without notice. Please contact one of our vacation specialists if you require assistance with child pricing.

    Photo identification and/or credit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.

    Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy. Rollaway beds and cribs (infant beds) may be available and should be requested at the time of booking; fees may apply.

    Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in. Special requests cannot be guaranteed and may incur additional charges upon check-in to fulfil.

    Hotels do not condone unruly behavior, parties in rooms, excessive noise or any other actions that violate the hotels terms of use. Guests may be removed from the property at their own expense in the event of any disturbance or complaint from other guests or hotel staff. cannot be held responsible for any guests who may be removed from the hotel due to a violation of rules. makes every effort to ensure that the information on this page is accurate, however, all information on this page is subject to change without notice. is not responsible for any changes, errors or omissions that may occur.