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Barcelo Solymar

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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good36%
  • Average19%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible11%
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“arenas blancas”(521 reviews)
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What's included
Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
3 Star Hotel
The hotel Barceló Solymar stands right on the sea front of the top spot of Varadero beach, Cuba’s best-known tourist destination. With a privileged setting, it’s the perfect place to combine rest and relaxation with a wide array of exciting activities. At a short distance from downtown...
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Carretera Las Americas, Km. 3, Varadero 42200, Cuba
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1.6 miles to Juan Gualberto Gomez Airport
23 restaurants are within a 1 mile radius
4.7 miles from Varadero Beach
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve visited Barcelo twice. The first time 7 years ago, I considered it one of my favourite destinations. However, I went this year and it’s amazing how a resort can deteriorate over time and staff have lost all enthusiasm. Given, some of the staff are...More

4  Thank Thuy Nga N
Response from BarceloSmAb, Gerente at Barcelo SolymarResponded 5 days ago

Hello Our guests' comments provide us with an opportunity to see our hotel through their eyes giving us insight into any service that may have room for improvement to enhance our future guests' stay among us, therefore we are grateful for the time you spent...More

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Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

POSITIVES - Always somewhere to Eat - drinks are consistent - employees are amazing - party on the resort and in the close by club “Havana club” - Beautiful stretch of the beach NEGATIVES - food is okay - snack bar runs out of food...More

1  Thank Gabrielle L
Response from BarceloSmAb, Gerente at Barcelo SolymarResponded 11 May 2018

Hello In Barceló we strongly believe that there is always room for improvement and your comments will assist our team in their continuous efforts aimed at meeting our guests' expectations, therefore we greatly appreciate the time you took out of your day to share your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pros - Location - Beach Cons - awful food - no international alcohol - no swim up bar - dirty swimming pool - uncomfortable mattress and pillows - bed bugs - out dated rooms - no nightly entertainment - rude staff Spend a little bit...More

3  Thank J S
Response from BarceloSmAb, Gerente at Barcelo SolymarResponded 5 days ago

Hello Although we sincerely regret reading that your stay at our Barceló Solymar fell short of your expectations, we are grateful for the time you spent to share this feedback of your overall holiday experience among us as we certainly believe that there is always...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Interior super nice. Been there more than 5 times. Never got sick with the food. If theres a issue in a room, they offee a better room. Staff super lovely. Its a nice relaxing place and party for friends.More

1  Thank Audrey C
Response from BarceloSmAb, Gerente at Barcelo SolymarResponded 5 days ago

Hello First of all we would like to express our sincerest gratitude for your trust and loyalty to Barceló Hotels & Resorts for your holidays and for choosing our Barceló Solymar hotel this time around, it is indeed a great source of satisfaction to read...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I don't recommend visiting Cuba in beginning of july, Barcelo Solymar was extremely quite and boring. The stay at the hotel was average. My AC wasn't working, asked reception 5 times before they sent someone out to fix it. Still never got fixed after 7...More

2  Thank alexlazaro2016
Response from BarceloSmAb, Gerente at Barcelo SolymarResponded 1 week ago

Hello alexlazaro2016 In Barceló we strongly believe that there is always room for improvement and your comments will assist our team in their continuous efforts aimed at meeting our guests' expectations, therefore we greatly appreciate the time you took out of your day to share...More

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The hotel Barceló Solymar stands right on the sea front of the top spot of Varadero beach, Cuba’s best-known tourist destination. With a privileged setting, it’s the perfect place to combine rest and ...More relaxation with a wide array of exciting activities. At a short distance from downtown Varadero. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Tennis Court
Wheelchair access
Room Service
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Style
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Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
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On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
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On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (7883)
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Response from Obronio | Reviewed this property |
hi, I don't see any problem with it.
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Response from TeeC74 | Reviewed this property |
We got a taxi to the bus station and then we’re approached before we got to the ticket office and offered a taxi for $60. Bus was 10each plus an extra hour on the road and we were an hour early for the bus. Meant we were at... More
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"Villas are always the best"
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"I like the Bungalows as it is better for sleeping as the Hotel is very loud"
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"Ask for ocean view."
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"If you don't like late night party-noise, chose street view and not pool view."
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