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Ancon Beach

Peninsula Ancon, Trinidad 62600, Cuba
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Why is the water not clear?

The beach itself is sandy and long but the water is very cloudy! SHould it not be clear like most... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Helen C
Nice beach

Nice Beach - 10 minuts taxidrive from Trinidad 20cuc to get there and back. When dropped off at the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hagbarth58
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  • Excellent43%
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  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Peninsula Ancon, Trinidad 62600, Cuba
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The beach itself is sandy and long but the water is very cloudy! SHould it not be clear like most Caribbean seas? Lots of things floating in the water, like leaves etc. Very odd. About 10km from downtown Trinidad and cost 10 CUC each way...More

Thank Helen C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice Beach - 10 minuts taxidrive from Trinidad 20cuc to get there and back. When dropped off at the beach you tell this taxidriver when you want him to pick you up again. Sunbeds 2cuc for one bed a whole day and sunshades for free....More

Thank Hagbarth58
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While the water was clean and warm, the beach (sand) wasn't everywhere. The place at the big Hotel is not recommended, while other areas more to the west are so. The beach is nice, but clearly not one of the nicest on Cuba as stated...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Beach was beautiful with many trees where you could use the shadow for free. The water and sand were more or less clean. The beach was nice for walking and relaxing. It is 20 km from Trinidad but there was taxis waiting to pick...More

Thank Katerina S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ancon beac is very nice, sand and water are perfect. Taxi from trinidad cost 8 cuc but you can share cabs so it cost 2 each person. Travel time is approx 15 minutes. You can pay black 5 cuc in any hotel the guy and...More

Thank Steven M
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For a lovely relaxing day Playa Ancon is a must! Loungers, drinks and snacks easily purchased. Very easy to swim, with beautiful calm waters!

Thank Nicola P
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Did a visit as part of a bigger tour based in town Going out on a hobbycat for 2km then right by reef with almost no swimming Excellent experience- must do if visiting Trinidad

Thank Andrew S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The beach was very nice and quiet and the water was nice, the tourist bus took us out for 5CUC and then we had a great few hours at the beach. Enough said.

Thank Tobias H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hire bikes and cycle via Bocca. The route is fairly gentle and very scenic. Take your time and enjoy the ride. To hire bikes is c.10cuc (£7) for the day and this gets you a decent bike. There are a few spots that you can...More

Thank Dmcd89
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This beach is absolutely beautiful, and taken care of!! You can typically find a great spot to relax at!! It is very safe and open to everyone to use.

Thank aboardman1985
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Bethani G
5 January 2018|
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Response from 2HMP007 | Reviewed this property |
Iberostar is amazing! If you can stay there I would. It’s also private/govt so at least some money is going back into private hands.
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ncrambla
15 July 2017|
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Response from alaskantravelnut | Reviewed this property |
September is during hurricane season in the Caribbean and is more likely to be rainy. But, there are also nice stretches of weather.
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Kazuo S
13 April 2017|
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Response from MrGEEM | Reviewed this property |
Hi Kaz, I'm hosting airbnbs in La Boca Trinidad, there is a diving center named Cayo Blanco and a snorkeling places along the rocky line coast, but if you want exclusively diving, find Jardines de la Reina diving center... More
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