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Address: | acces to beach via Rio de Luna y Mares resort, Holguin, Cuba

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if you can walk about half a km you can go scuba diving in the resort next to the rio de luna y mares resort , dont forget your mask its free no need to pay for a tour!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

if you can walk about half a km you can go scuba diving in the resort next to the rio de luna y mares resort , dont forget your mask its free no need to pay for a tour!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This beach is shared with the hotel next door but it is plenty big enough. Entry into the ocean can be a bit tough and water shoes would help but there is a large sandy area as well. Snorkeling is also very good to the left end and out and around the rock edge. This is where the catamarans stop.

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Liverpool,Nova Scotia Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the resort Sol Rio de Luna y Mares and minutes from the beach. It was well maintained and a delight to swim in the ocean...so clean and fresh. Loved it !

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Best place for vacations in Cuba, nice spa, snorkeling from the beech, good food and wonderful music all day long.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

we have gone to sol luna 16 time since 2008. and cant wait to go back again this yr the reason we go is for the staff and the great beach. i just want to mention a couple staff members that make us feel at home.1st one Jesus Ardevol, bell man at front desk. an amazing guy. we met him... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

large sandy beach, spectacular water, safe and very clear. there is some snorkeling but mostly juste a very nice beach to relaxe

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Warsaw, Poland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Fine place to enjoy the sun and snorkeling. Occasionally locals come here as well. Perhaps we were unlucky as we were told that we can not swim with the dolphins if we won't but the half-day package (we had only two hrs there).

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Having stayed at the hotel the most of the beach belongs to this was our preferred choice for daily sunshine, white sand, crystal clear waters, lots of natural shade and also umbrellas, if snorkeling chance to see colourful fish, bring bread for an enhanced experience, just a short walk from it, across the hotel is the temporary base for swimming... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

This beach was right in front of our hotel that we stayed in. The sand is beautifully soft, the sea is crystal clear and warm and there is plenty of natural shade. There is so much opportunity for snorkelling and lots of fish to see. Take some bread to feed them and they swarm around you. The locals visit this... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Sitting in the shade on the beach, reading my book. What? Too hot? Time for a dip in the ocean, then cool off and get right back to the book

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