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AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Restaurant
4.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

Our second stay in just over a year at the Melia, in Cayo Santa Maria. Before we booked our holiday we did a little bit of research here on trip advisor. Always looking for a good deal in Cayo Santa Maria, we found that the...More

1  Thank postie5
Response from Melia_Buenavista, Director General at Melia BuenavistaResponded today

Dear Postie5, Thank you very much for your very detailed comment of our hotel and we want to thank you for the time you have spent sharing your experience. We are very happy to know that I enjoy our facilities. We are glad that you...More

Reviewed yesterday

First time to Cuba, vacation was booked through Air Transat. No issues with the flight down, or the trip to the hotel. Check-in went smooth and we were escorted to our room by the concierge, Erik. Erik told us about the amenities to the hotel...More

2  Thank Denis C
Response from Melia_Buenavista, Director General at Melia BuenavistaResponded today

Dear Denis C, Thank you very much for your very detailed comment of our hotel and we want to thank you for the time you have spent sharing your experience. We are very happy to know that I enjoy our facilities. We are glad that...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just came back from a beautiful vacation at Melia Buenavista! The place is amazing! From start to finish they make your stay very very welcome! We had Dailyn greet us! She was great to deal with and her English was amazing! We also had Rafael...More

2  Thank snuggless
Response from Melia_Buenavista, Director General at Melia BuenavistaResponded 2 days ago

Dear Snuggless, Thank you very much for your very detailed comment of our hotel and we want to thank you for the time you have spent sharing your experience. We are very happy to know that I enjoy our facilities and our beaches and our...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

There are lots of very thorough and accurate reviews of this resort. We've gone four or five times, so obviously we are happy enough that we keep returning. One of the main reasons we keep going back is the adults only and small size. However,...More

2  Thank JeanClayton
Response from Melia_Buenavista, Director General at Melia BuenavistaResponded 2 days ago

Dear JeanClayton Thank you very much for your very detailed comment of our hotel and we want to thank you for the time you have spent sharing your experience. We are very happy to know that I enjoy our facilities and our birding. We hope...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

Great vacation with some noteworthy observations. We will give detailed feedback on the Hotel, Snorkeling, Beaches, Food, and a bit more (sister-resorts, excursion) The resort is the smallest we have stayed at, giving it a quieter feel and less walking. We checked in on Nov...More

4  Thank D_N_and_3kids
Response from Melia_Buenavista, Director General at Melia BuenavistaResponded 2 days ago

Dear D_N_and_3kids, Thank you very much for your very detailed comment of our hotel and we want to thank you for the time you have spent sharing your experience. Thanks for your feedback that will make us improve. We are very happy to know that...More

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Description
Located west of Cayo Santa Maria in a privileged ecological environment, and surrounded by beaches and coves. All-Inclusive five-star resort with 105 junior suites and suites, and the Villa "Zaida del Rio." More Designed for adults over 18 years. An entire hotel featuring Royal Service. Recommended for couples, weddings, honeymoons and wellness/spa. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Adult pool
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
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Top resorts Hotels
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Luxury
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On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
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Top resorts Hotels
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Luxury
,
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
105
Also Known As
Melia Buenavista Hotel Cayo Santa Maria
Location
Caribbean > Cuba > Villa Clara Province > Cayo Santa Maria
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Top resorts Hotels
,
Luxury
,
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
105
Also Known As
Melia Buenavista Hotel Cayo Santa Maria
Location
Caribbean > Cuba > Villa Clara Province > Cayo Santa Maria
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Questions & Answers
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snuggless
1 November 2018|
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Response from YvesP603 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, can’t help on that one. You can call the resort. Was out for the past 3 weeks.
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Bruce T
28 October 2018|
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Response from lavazzaToscana | Reviewed this property |
Better to ask directly. cac.mbv@meliacuba.cu
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Yvonne K
24 October 2018|
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Response from Christine B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have a buffet at breakfast and you can order off the menu also. The fresh egg dishes are delicious.
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Room Tips
"Great first floor views facing the sunset beach...."
postie5
yesterday
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"Rooms are very quiet and air conditioned!!"
SudburyDoc
5 days ago
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"Sea views are amazing - ask for one near Sunset beach"
happyfish68
1 week ago
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"Rooms on the second floor have a sea view"
christinedH291FL
2 weeks ago
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