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Barcelo Solymar

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Overview
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good37%
  • Average19%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible11%
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“arenas blancas”(514 reviews)
“seafood”(366 reviews)
“lobby bar”(346 reviews)
AMENITIES
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This was my first time in Cuba. I booked this not looking at the reviews which was a mistake. You need to read the reviews before booking it. Here are some pros and cons for the resort. Pros.... THE BEACHES ... AMAZING. The people there...More

3  Thank A_paul1984
Response from BarceloSmAb, Gerente at Barcelo SolymarResponded 3 days ago

Hello We appreciate you reaching out on Tripadvisor to notify us of your concerns related to your recent stay at our Barceló Solymar hotel and apologize if you experienced any inconsistency in our service, we have read your review with our utmost attention and will...More

Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 31 January 2018

I've been to Cuba 10 times including Cayo Santa Maria and Cayo Coco but my travels to Cuba have brought me back to the Barcelo Solymar for the last 3 years and for the 6th time. It is my home away from home and it's...More

4  Thank Mike W
Response from BarceloSmAb, Director General at Barcelo SolymarResponded 2 February 2018

Dear Mike W, Wow! Thank you for sharing such an amazing review of your recent stay at the Barceló Solymar - Occidental Arenas Blancas - Allegro Palma Real Resort. It is a pleasure to read your warm and wonderful words about our food and the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My second time being here and I would say it will be my last. I had superior bungalow with my 22 year old daughter and 15 year old son. Hydro went out in bungalow many times. Air conditioning didn't always work very well when it...More

2  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Response from BarceloSmAb, Gerente at Barcelo SolymarResponded 1 week ago

Hello We are sincerely grateful for the time you spent to share your comments on your recent stay in our Barceló Solymar hotel, your detailed review will certainly assist in order to keep on improving the quality of our services for our valued guests. guest...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed there for 9 days now in July with our two kids and had booked two bungalow suits. We was really excited and looked forward to the stay. First impression was not bad at all, and we thought this would be good, but that...More

2  Thank lrougt
Response from BarceloSmAb, Gerente at Barcelo SolymarResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello We were very disappointed to read your experience during your stay in our Barceló Solymar hotel, whilst an apology will regrettably not alter the outcome of your experience on this occasion, please believe we do extend it with all sincerity. guest service

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First of all before my vacation began i read all the reviews on Trip Adviser! This made me worry very much however i was glad I did read all the reviews. I was prepared not to swim in the pool due to multiple people throwing...More

1  Thank Jess K
Response from BarceloSmAb, Gerente at Barcelo SolymarResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello We greatly appreciate the time you spent to review your recent experience in our hotel, at Barceló we always strive to exceed guests' expectations and your comments will help our teams reaching that goal. Guest Service

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Tennis Court
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$ 85 - US$ 207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#25 Top resorts Hotel in Varadero
#31 On the Beach Hotel in Varadero
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 85 - US$ 207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#25 Top resorts Hotel in Varadero
#31 On the Beach Hotel in Varadero
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (7953)
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Dining (452)
Family and Play Areas (98)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (36)
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Sarah B
26 July 2018|
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Response from Swizzcapz |
Just got back (July 18-July 25 trip). All 3 Pools are open and swimmable. One of the pools was green when we got there but then slowly turned blue near the end of our trip (from the chlorine treatment).
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Sarah B
11 July 2018|
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Response from Obronio | Reviewed this property |
hi, I don't see any problem with it.
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Hayley P
18 June 2018|
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Response from John K | Reviewed this property |
yes there is
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Room Tips
"If you stay in the hotel get a room facing the street if you want a bit quieter room, bring snacks from home..."
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"stick to the main building not the bungalow"
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"Don't stay near the pool"
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"Hotel room is the better than bachelor (no bugs, lizards) but the bachelor is overall "nicer" from..."
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