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    Melia Buenavista

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    Overview
    • Excellent72%
    • Very good18%
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    “outdoor shower” (262 reviews)
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We were there in May and had a lovely time. The rooms and views were so amazing! Staff was so accommodating and great room service. The bar was a fun place to meet new friends and have some fun entertainment. Not many places where you...More

    2  Thank Beth G
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    An amazing hotel with wonderful staff who will do whatever they can to help make your holiday even better. It's a low key hotel, ideal for couples with the option of using the other Melia hotels in the area. As always Oreste Osmany Lester Laily...More

    3  Thank BigLouGolf
    Response from Melia_Buenavista, Director General at Melia BuenavistaResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear BigLouGolf, Thank you very much for your rating of 5 stars!! We strive continually to ensure a memorable stay for our guests and we are pleased to know that you enjoyed it too. We also appreciate your feedback which allows us to focus on...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Absolutely beautiful place. Brilliant apartments, clean and spacious. We had our own butler who couldn't have done more to help. Maid in twice a day, and mini bar stocked daily. Good choice of restaurants. Only yards from beach and pool. Only downside was the mosquitoes,...More

    5  Thank ayrbabe
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    After a six hour car journey from sensational Havana to Cayo Santa Maria , we arrived at the Buena vista resort , remote at the far end of the island . Our room was outstanding overlooking the ocean where the sun set blissfully every evening,...More

    2  Thank Mandineskitchen
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Excellent place to stay, a true hide out spot, with unique joy that you won’t find at big resorts. Friendly room service with plus. All meals serviced to your table or room from available menu choice. All employees will go extra mile to make your...More

    4  Thank BestOttawa
    Royalton Cayo Santa Maria
    3,081 reviews
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    4,351 reviews
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    6,612 reviews
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    • Tennis Court
    • Adult pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 277 - USD 658 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Cayo Santa Maria
    • #2 On the Beach Hotel in Cayo Santa Maria
    • #2 Top resorts Hotel in Cayo Santa Maria
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Cayo Santa Maria
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 105
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    • Location
    • Caribbean >
    • Cuba >
    • Villa Clara Province >
    • Cayo Santa Maria
    • Also Known As
    • Melia Buenavista Hotel Cayo Santa Maria
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    Kitchener1986
    11 September 2017|
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    Response from Michelle P |
    HURRICANE DAMAGE UPDATE: Raul Castro has visited Caibarién this morning to survey the town damage and send in help. The causeway has damages in numerous places, sinkholes, some damages in 6km stretch and one of the large... More
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    Natália V
    7 September 2017|
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    There is no more Buenavista or sol. They were completely destroyed 😢
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    Allan C
    6 September 2017|
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    Response from jimy431 | Reviewed this property |
    Very sad news: MBV has been destroyed by Hurricane Irma. ...as well as all the other hotels on Cayo Santa Maria. Same for all hotels on Cayo Coco. It will be years before they are rebuilt. The causeways out to both keys... More
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