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Overlooking one of the finest beaches in Cuba, the Melia Peninsula Varadero is ideally located for families and groups who want to enjoy a relaxed holiday in the sun, staying within the grounds of a National Park that covers the ecologically protected Hicacos Peninsula on the island’s northern coast, about two hours’ drive from Havana.

  • Secluded beachside location in the Punta Hicacos National Park the resort blends perfectly with its colourful surroundings of tropical gardens that border Vardero's stunning beach
  • Complete range of sporting activities on land and at sea activities are available for every ability and age range. Guests can choose from a medley of sports and activities, rangng from archery, tennis and rifle shooting to snorkelling, water polo or sailing.
  • Fantastic supervised facilities for children children and babies have their own clubs. There is also a special area serving food and drinks, a themed pool and children's playground, complete with specialised staff.

The Melia Peninsula Varadero combines fabulous water sports and swimming facilities with wonderful natural surroundings and crystal-clear waters. During the day, guests can go scuba diving, sailing and windsurfing or simply relax on the soft white sands to the gentle sounds of the Caribbean with a wide array of bars and cafes at hand.

The 13-hectare terraced grounds and lagoons provide special family areas dedicated to the entertainment of the young as well as quiet havens for those seeking calm and solitude, including an open air Zen relaxation centre.

The hotel’s comfortable rooms with walk-in closets and spacious en-suite bathrooms are distributed among two and three story blocks to form a Key West style village community. There are rooms with disability access and facilities, along with various superior room categories including family suites.

The Melia Peninsula Varadero offers a varied array of bars and restaurants. In the Palma Real Buffet, you can enjoy Cuban style dishes; cheeses, salads, sausages, soups, meats, breads and pastries, along with wine or beer. Alternatively, La Laguna serves excellent grilled lunches with music and attentive service.

In the evening, you can reserve a table at a variety of restaurants, including a romantic and intimate Italian trattoria experience, a Japanese restaurant and a Mexican themed venue.

You can get a drink or snack at any time of the day or night at the Saoco Snack Bar. Around the hotel you’ll find a variety of pool and beach bars offering live entertainment in the evenings and fun activities during the day. Nightlife is also very much alive at the hotel’s fun pub with a dance floor and karaoke. Alternatively, Varadero’s vibrant nightlife and cabarets are a short drive away.

The Melia Peninsula offers a dizzying array of activities and entertainment options, including three pools, a fitness centre with Turkish bath, sauna and Jacuzzi, and every type of sports and games from aerobics and archery to water polo and windsurfing. The resort’s Club Amigos offers daily programmes for children of all ages while teens can hang out in the modern Games Room, fitted with Wiis and Playstations.

The hotel’s business centre offers direct internet access, with Wi-Fi available in the communal areas. There’s also a hairdressing salon, doctor service, laundry service, massage and beauty parlours, along with a concierge service to help you organise vehicle hire and excursions.

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