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Iberostar Playa Alameda

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Our Opinion

The Iberostar Playa Alameda is one of the better resorts to stay in Varadero. There is quite a few buffet items to choose from. There are plenty of a la carte restaurants to choose from. However, be advised that you're only able to reserve to three of them per stay. Pleasant beach, with plenty of loungers available to relax on. There are scooters to rent on site, making it great for those who want to go beyond the resort strip. This resort is well suited for couples and children alike. A great stay in Varadero.

Striking white sand beaches, ideal conditions for watersports and the Iberostar Playa Alameda Hotel are all great reasons to make Varadero your next holiday destination. Located just 15 minutes from the town of Varadero and 7 minutes from the Shopping Mall Plaza America, this resort is suited to both families and couples alike. Kayaking, windsurfing, Spanish lessons, a jacuzzi, kids club, 2 eye catching pools and much more will make your sun filled days soar by. While the evening entertainment, on site disco with drinks, bars and 4 restaurants will keep you going well into the night. With all of these features plus spacious hotel rooms it's easy to see that the Iberostar Playa Alameda Hotel will be on the top of every vacationer's travel list.

Location: Beachfront, 10 min to downtown Varadero, 35 min from the airport.

tripadvisor Traveler Reviews
  • seaglitter : halifax
Warm sun, warm hearts,nice place to visit

We went to IBEROSTAR Playa Alameda Hotel in Varadera on April 15 2017 for seven days. It was a lovely holiday, our fifth time to Cuba. The accommodation was very acceptable in the categories of safety, cleanliness and atmosphere. The highlights were the great beach, beautiful live music and entertainment( Magic Show was 9 out of 10) Food was average, not exceptional. Best for us was the Romantio Restaurant, lasagne was very very good. and lunch at Il Rancho was fabulous.(live music) Say hi to Roberto for us, charming hard working fellow. Towels were not always readily available , be patient the workers, they do their best. You may have to ask with a smile many times. It is not their fault if the administration does not support the overall effectiveness of delivery . Tipping is so appreciated.There was an issue with water not draining properly from our shower, and it was never addressed, even though we advised many times. The Bars serve lovely drinks and the workers there are exceptional in their efforts. Bring bug spray for evening strolls, there are mosquitoes, keep your balcony door closed. There is construction near building 16!! our building was 11 and the view was not scenic, but quiet at night and day.

  • Threeamigos123 : Mississauga, Canada
amazing family vacation

Most important is the service ! All the staff were exceptional and we were happy with our stay. The rooms are a bit musty but hey it's the tropical weather that contributes to that. The food is great and we always found something to eat. My daughters 8th birthday and they treated her very well. The beach is fantastic and the best part of this hotel is that it is small. You can walk to everything in 5 minutes. Shows were great and entertainment staff is awesome. There were always activities but not so many that u felt annoyed. Always found spot on beach but had to be there early to reserve under umbrelllas. We stayed in block 20 which had renovated bathrooms and is closest to beach. Would definitely come back ! Thank you everyone for a really nice week !

  • sreyesviana : Barcelona, Spain
Lovely Holiday

Normally I won't write recommandations but this one is absolutely worth it! Visit for 14 days with a friend and had a great time. Food was amazing with a good variety. Good service in general, lovely people and just an beautiful place to stay and relax! After many trips and hotels that I visit so far this is in my top 3!

  • grujican : Toronto, Canada
Unexpected Disapointment

The most of personal in the buffet restaurant was not kind enough, no smile when you ask for help and serving. Very poor knowledge of English language. Slow service and long waiting time .Always the same type of food and meals.Plates not clean and dried enough. Poor choice of wines and very bad quality.Quality of any type of coffee very poor and takes forever to get it.Bar close to lobby very dark and depressing. Wi-fi connection very slow and does not work on all phones. No warnings how to save time on wi-fi card.Rooms are ok if they are renovated. The following things are not good in the rooms:- Clogged draines in the sink and shower- Separeted beds- Floor never been mapped- Toilet seat not fasten- Mini bar fridge very noisy.On the bright side is very kind personal on reception desk and guest service office.Very good entertainment crew and program in the theater. Nice music in front of lobby.I hope new manager will take action in order to improve this resort and bring this resort on proper level.

  • smilesandtravel : Ottawa, Canada
Cuba holiday

beautiful grounds, fabulous entertainment, friendly people (mostly), decent food (mostly), but maintenance in the rooms was sadly lacking - broken fridge, air conditioning, safe, patio door. They were all fixed but there was no reason for them to be broken on check-in

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

  • 3 buffet meals daily
  • Snacks
  • Unlimited House Wine, Domestic beer, International brand drinks 24 hours
  • Lounge chair and towels (pool/beach)
  • Sauna
  • Sailing
  • Kayaking
  • Pedal boats
  • Catamaran
  • Windsurfing
  • Use of bicycles
  • Volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Badminton
  • Pool table, ping-pong, darts
  • Exercise room
  • Aerobics
  • Spanish lessons
  • Dance lessons
  • Disco
  • Daily activities
  • Evening entertainment
  • Welcome cocktail
  • 391 rooms in 3-storey buildings
  • 2 buffet restaurants
  • 3 a la carte restaurants: Italian, International and Seafood, dress code & reservations required
  • 6 bars including Lobby bar, Snack bar, Disco bar, Theatre bar, Beach grill bar
  • Disco
  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Golf nearby
  • Meeting facilities
  • 2 tennis courts on-site (2 lit)
  • Shopping on-site
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Fitness facilities
  • Beauty salon (fee)
  • Internet access (fee)

All accommodations include:

  • Air-conditioning
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • In-room safe
  • Balcony
  • Full bathroom
  • Hairdryer 220V (adaptors required)
  • Mini-bar

Standard Hotel Rooms

  • 2 twin beds
  • Sitting area
  • Max occupancy 3 persons

VIP Standard Oceanview Rooms

  • 2 twin beds
  • Living area
  • Ocean view
  • Max occupancy 4 up to 3 adults

Kids Deal - Kids pricing available, please inquire for details.

For the Kids - Kids 4 to 10 enjoy supervised activities daily at the Kids' club, Playground, Kids' pool, Babysitting service also available. (fee)

Honeymooners - Private check in, Room upgrade based on availability, Welcome cocktail with sparkling wine, Bottle of rum, Flowers in room upon arrival, In room breakfast the morning after arrival, Housekeeping in afternoon, Exclusive romantic dinner for 2 in a la carte restaurant, Late checkout with out charges based on availability. Applicable up to 30 days after nuptials. Request when you book. Requires proof of marriage.

VIP Package - Includes an upgrade to Oceanview Room, (if available at check-in) fruit basket, bottle of rum, bathrobe or towel as souvenir gift. (minimum 12-night stay) Please inquire for prices.

Wedding Packages Available, please inquire for 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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IBEROSTAR Playa Alameda Hotel
Las Morlas, Km 19 Punta Hicacos, Varadero 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.