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Cayo Levisa

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Hell's kitchen in paradise

If you sometimes dream about small hotel on paradise island sorrounded by turquoise see this is the place. 30 minutes from the mainland is one of the Cuban's gems with white sand... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2016
Warsaw, Poland
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Guildford, United Kingdom
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107 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cayo Levisa is a beautiful island. The sea and the beach are gorgeous! It is easy to walk along the beach, end to end!

Thank Mik1984
Toronto, Canada
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2 reviews
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Cayo Levisa is a beautiful destination, and if you have time ( I recommend at least 3 nights, as it takes a while to get to and you have limited ferry rides to choose from), a much better choice than Varadaro.. because it is much quieter, isolated, and not commercial at all. It is more expensive and difficult to get... More 

Thank Gen L
London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Cayo Levisa is not a world class luxury resort. You will not find groomed beaches or fancy food, the finest linen or service of your every whim. Get that straight and you will discover a beautiful island with a hotel of comfortable bungalows, friendly staff, and a relaxed atmosphere where you can enjoy the sun and sand. It's not saying... More 

Thank osmr2snakes
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43 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

The cayo Levisa is an amazing beach only reachable by boat. We booked a day there for 39CUC and it is really an adventure. After 1h of bus, we had to wait one hour under the sun for the next boat, what was actually already full do after loads of discussion and the bus refusing to go back to vinales... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

If you want a beach day , take this day trip from vinales. Beautiful sands and clear water. Well organized, however if I was to.do it again, I would choose a la carte or the sandwich deal. The lunch deal.which was buffet style was disappointing whereas the restaurant looked great. The sandwich deal was ample and delicious according to a... More 

Thank koonlan1955
Warsaw, Poland
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50 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016

If you sometimes dream about small hotel on paradise island sorrounded by turquoise see this is the place. 30 minutes from the mainland is one of the Cuban's gems with white sand, clear water relatively nice cabanas and limited number of visitors. And when you really feel like an angel - totally happy and free - it comes the time... More 

Thank Ciem_ny
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Takes 1 hour bus trip from Vinjales and 40 min with boat to get there. Well worth it. The Beach is stunning and NOT crowded. You will have your own peace. The restaurant in nice. Hotels organize day trips but I would spend 1-2 nights there easily.

Thank Tommi N
Helsingoer, Denmark
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72 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2016

A stunning beach where you can see sea stars in the water without having to snorkle. There are many sun beds along the beach that you can use free of charge. I found the facilities better here than at Cayo Jutias as there were several restaurants and bars plus toilets to use. I came with Cubantur so my luch was... More 

Thank Todayisthedag
Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
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136 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2016

If you don't get to stay here, at least visit for the day, walk along the beach to find your own deserted desert island and swim naked in the sea.

Thank Collo68
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28 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2016 via mobile

We were supposed to stay here two nights, but after one day we decided to leave early. Location: this island is remote. To get there you need to drive the worst road in cuba. No small towns close to it to visit if weather not good enough for sunbathing. You pay for secure parking. But when we got our car... More 

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