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    IBEROSTAR Laguna Azul

    Autopista Sur Km 17 | Punta Hicacos, Varadero 42200, Cuba
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          USD 169*
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          Overview
          • Excellent31%
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          • Average20%
          • Poor9%
          • Terrible6%
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          “pizza” (434 reviews)
          “main pool” (323 reviews)
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          Paid Internet
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
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          Poolside Bar
          Fitness centre
          Concierge
          Spa
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          Business Centre
          Dry Cleaning
          Tennis Court
          Shuttle Bus Service
          Babysitting
          Private Balcony
          5.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 3 days ago

          First, I want to say I am not a picky person at all. I understand we are in Cuba and you cannot have it all here. Try not to arrive here at night. We arrived at 10pm and first impressions were not good. The lobby...More

          Thank luvfamtrips
          Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

          This resort is classed as a five star it is a three star and thats pushing it. The first appearence was ok expecting a different experience being Cuba as they have had trade issues but i dont feel thats an exuse for cleanliness. The grounds...More

          2  Thank Ellenfurbabies
          Reviewed 5 days ago

          We have been for long reluctant to go to this destination. However, our experience was better than expected. We liked the resort layout, the food, the shows, the service and especially the beach. No matter when you go to the beach there will be always...More

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          Response from Director D, Gerente at IBEROSTAR Laguna Azul

          Dear clients, On a behalf of the staff and management here at IBEROSTAR Laguna Azul we would like to thank you for your review. It is our highest reward to hear that our guests enjoyed their vacation with us! Thank you for sharing your opinion...More

          Reviewed 5 days ago

          This resort did not meet any of our expectations. My family and I were appalled at the uncleanliness, unsanitary, and in room maintenance of this resort. This was to be our families last vacation together as I am dying of cancer. The entire resort was...More

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          3  Thank F4996WHnicolec
          Reviewed 5 days ago

          I just got back from this resort and here is my review: pro: grounds are very nice,pool is amazing,beach is great,rooms are clean but VERY dated,now lets move to the part that is a deal breaker for me: the dirty food in the buffet,i have...More

          Thank michael43212017
          Response from QualityMCuba, Manager at IBEROSTAR Laguna Azul

          Dear client, Thank you for having chosen IBEROSTAR Laguna Azul for your vacation. It is rewarding to read that you have enjoyed our grounds, our pools and our beautiful beach, as well as the cleanliness of your room. However we are saddened to read other...More

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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Beachfront
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Babysitting
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Tennis Court
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 140 - USD 349 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #2 Business Hotel in Varadero
          • #7 Family Hotel in Varadero
          • #8 Romantic Hotel in Varadero
          • #22 Luxury Hotel in Varadero
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 814
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          • Matanzas Province >
          • Varadero
          • Also Known As
          • Iberostar Laguna Azul Hotel Varadero
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          agaur75
          I am strict vegetarian ,no meat or seafood of any kind even in sauces . Will I have options ? What should I stick with to ensure no meat is being used . Is animal fat used to cook rice and beans ? Thanks
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          doug w
          Hi, doug. What would you like to know about this accommodation? Are the Suites updated like the pictures on the internet or they old
          10 May 2017|
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          Response from 2017HappyTraveller | Reviewed this property |
          The rooms are pretty much exactly as pictured in the Room Album. The bedding an furniture are old style (orange) and the furniture is very very dirty. Some of the rooms have been updated and are painted a nice blue/grey... More
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          Maxim S
          Hi, one of the main reasons I go on vacation is to kitesurf. However, certain resorts have restrictions on this specific watersport. Is kitesurfing allowed on the beach of this resort?
          25 April 2017|
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          Response from _margannbuck | Reviewed this property |
          When I was at Iberostar I did see kite surfing but since I don't do it myself, I am not sure what the restrictions were. I was surprised that this resort did not appear to have markers in the water to designate a swimming... More
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          Room Tips
          "Third floor requires no elevator from the lobby and you get a decent view."
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          "rooms are more or less the same,very dated"
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          "Building 18 has ocean and pool view one side, Building 19 does as well, but it is a closer walk to beach."
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          "Top floors facing the main give you ocean view!"
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