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New Cuba hotel Meliá Marina Varadero to open this summer

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Melia Cuba will open the Meliá Marina Varadero this summer at the tip of the Hicacos Peninsula. This will be the 26th hotel managed by Melia Cuba. The Marina Varadero will be an all inclusive, five star resort with 549 rooms, 126 of which will be offered as condominium or apartment units. (The news… Read More

Memories brand adds Varadero Beach Resort to Cuba hotels list

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Rob Sequin | Havana Journal Blue Diamond Hotels & Resorts, a division of Sunwing Travel Group, currently operates over 3,000 rooms in all inclusive resorts in the Caribbean and Latin America under its “Memories Beach Resorts” and “Royalton Luxury Resorts” brands. The Memories… Read More

Sol Melia Cuba offers more than 10,000 hotel rooms in Cuba

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Sol Meliá released an announcement of its company’s commitment to tourism development in Cuba, where the company now operates 25 hotels with a total of 10,444 rooms. Gabriel Garcia Llabrés, Marketing and Sales Manager at Sol Meliá Cuba noted that the company is proud to have pioneered the management… Read More

Qatar to build $75 million Gran Paraiso hotel resort on Cayo Largo Cuba

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At the International Trade Fair in Cuba this week, the wealthy Persian Gulf nation of Qatar announced that the Qatar Diar Real Estate Investment Company will build the the five star “Gran Paraiso” hotel on Cayo Largo, a small tourist island off the south coast of Cuba. This hotel may be under… Read More

Barcelo opens hotel resort in Cayo Santa Maria Cuba

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Rob Sequin | Havana Journal Barcelo Hotels and Resorts opened its fourth hotel in Cuba, this time on Cayo Santa Maria. The hotel is called Barcelo Cayo Santa Maria. It is a five star hotel with 624 rooms and will be marketed under the exclusive trademark of Barcelo Premium. This hotel is nicely situated… Read More

Sol Pelicano Hotel in Cayo Largo quietly reopens with hidden text in photo

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Rob Sequin | Havana Journal On October 28, I asked if Cayo Largo was closed because I found some scrolling text on the main tourist website that “all hotels will reopen in November”. Today I get an email from the Sol Melia newsletter containing this Read More

Varadero Cuba expecting one million tourists this year

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Ventura de Jesus | Granma.cu Cuba’s top beach resort has received more than 700,000 tourists to date and the conditions exist for the year to end with a total of one million visitors for the first time in the history of tourism in that province. “Varadero has been strengthening its position as a… Read More

Several hotels in Holguin Cuba to be built this year

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Lourdes Pichs Rodriguez | Ahora.cu Major investments to improve the tourist facilities of Guardalavaca and to expand the capabilities of city hotels will be undertaken in the province of Holguin due to the increasing demand of tourism travel, announced Manuel Marrero, Minister of Tourism in Cuba. For… Read More

Habaguanex opens Marques de Prado Ameno hotel in Habana Vieja Cuba

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Cuban News Agency Cuba’s tourism company Habaguanex S.A. announced the opening of the Marques de Prado Ameno hotel in Habana Vieja Cuba, a World Cultural Heritage. A report by the Cuban Tourism Ministry “MINTUR” says the refurbished hotel will be located close to the Plaza de Armas… Read More

Spanish hotel chain Barcelo to build a new hotel in Cayo Santa Maria

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Prensa Latina Spanish Hotel Group Barcelo is to increase its presence in Cuba"s tourism, with the building of 5,000 new leisure facilities, a digital report on Caribbean News indicated Tuesday. Caribbean News adds that recent reports from Barcelo Hotels & Resorts, one of the most important consortiums… Read More

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