Where to stay in Cuba

Cuba is currently one of the most sought after destinations by millions of visitors worldwide. Did you know that this paradisiac island has a variety of all-inclusive hotels and that several of them were chosen as the best in the Caribbean? If you have not decided on where to stay, here is a list of the best all-inclusive hotels offered by the island.

Royalton Santa Maria Cay

Selected as the best all inclusive of 2014, this luxury hotel has an incredible location on one of the paradisiacal beaches of Cuba, in a much quieter and less populated neighborhood compared to neighboring hotels.

This tropical style hotel is for adults only; it has a modern and cozy design. In it you can enjoy delicious dinners in the multitude of restaurants and cafes that it possesses, all this framed in an atmosphere that will make you feel comfortable and in full freedom.


Just like the Royalton Santa Maria Cay, the Meliá Coco Cay is an all inclusive for adults only where you will find elegance and total tranquility. One of the characteristics of this hotel is that it has comfortable bungalows on stilts in a natural lagoon. You can also enjoy diving and fishing in one of its pristine beaches, as well as an excellent service that guarantees you a pleasant and unforgettable visit in one of the best cays on Cuba.


This hotel is located within the Naranjo Bay Natural Park, in Playa Esmeralda, on the northern coast of Holguin. It is an all inclusive only for adults, however, this hotel differs from other sojourns because it is an eco-resort fully integrated with its environment, ideal for those who prefer to be in contact with nature.

The “Paradisus Río de Oro” consists of 354 rooms, eight restaurants, seven bars and a wide portfolio of services.


The Royalton Hicacos Resort and Spa is located in the famous city of Varadero on the Hicacos peninsula. Selected as Cuba’s Best Resort in 2011 by World Travel Awards, this all-inclusive hotel has an extensive beach that includes, to the east, the Gulf of Mexico, and to the west, to the Bay of Cárdenas.

Designed exclusively for adults, this hotel is operated by the Blue Diamond chain, has 404 rooms and is one of the favorite accommodations for weddings and honeymoons.


The Iberostar Varadero is a family hotel that offers excellent attention to the house’s little ones. The hotel has a specialized service, refined cuisine and an extremely natural environment that many prefer. Located on the Las Morlas road, at kilometer 16 of Punta Hicacos sector, this hotel has 386 rooms distributed in 11 buildings; it also has four restaurants, seven bars and four huge swimming pools.

Among the room categories, this hotel offers the Junior Suite, Spa Junior Suite Room and Family Room; Accommodations designed to fit the needs of the family group.