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Paradise on earth

A beach is a beach right. Well this is THE beach, It is how every person would imagine the picture... read more

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fewo1989
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Whitley Bay, United Kingdom
water:amazing

Calm beach, a bit crowded but still appreciable. It was just after the hurricane, sand was a result... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Marie-ève T
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Reviewed yesterday

A beach is a beach right. Well this is THE beach, It is how every person would imagine the picture perfect beach. Its postcard worthy. Crystal clear waters and beautiful white sand. Can't ask for much more really. Slightly crowded but if you time it...More

Thank fewo1989
Reviewed 3 days ago

Calm beach, a bit crowded but still appreciable. It was just after the hurricane, sand was a result of it, still pretty tho

Thank Marie-ève T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely one of the most gorgeous beaches I have ever seen in all of my travels across the Caribbean. Spectacular!

Thank Anna W
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beach to visit while you holiday on the Cayo Coco’s Cuba . There is an open top deck bus that takes you around all the hotels on the Cayo Coco’s to Cayo Guillermo and then on to Pilar beach .There is a...More

Thank Yvonne Marie C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was pretty but we were rained on and the beach was SUPER tiny. It had a pretty cool rock with full sized bones of fish and very warm water. You have to pay $2 for a chair and when it rains the roof of...More

Thank AmberM1235
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The day excursion to Playa Pilar was definitely one of the highlights of my vacation! It's a stunning beach & the seafood lunch that we had at the outdoor restaurant was really good. The fact that this beach is named after Earnest Hemingway's boat is...More

Thank CanadaPipa1
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Have been here a few times, the beach is great and the food is alright, lots of beach chairs and good drinks! Always worth a stop when you're in the neighbourhood, chill place

Thank Rum_Man_Dan
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

What a great spot. We took the Bus from Iberostar Daiquiri for 5 Peso’s return. You have to pay 2 Pesos for a lounger for all day use. There is a Restaurant on site but we did not eat there. It was a good spot...More

Thank Ted S
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

It started to rain a bit but it was awesome! The sand is white and thin and the water is crystal clear. You have beds you can rent and umbrellas and even a good restaurant to have some lunch. There are like two tiki bars...More

1  Thank Flavia V
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I read all the reviews of Playa Pillar and decided that we must visit while vacationing in Cayo Coco. We boarded the bus and were off to the beach. It is a beautiful beach. Absolutely!! Glad I got to see it. The water is pristine,...More

Thank Kim I
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Nancy S
17 May 2017|
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Response from Victoria E | Reviewed this property |
THe hotel beach is minimal. Not really a beach per se, just access to the water to swim and use the boats. Pillar beach is beautiful and people who go there do so as a destination.
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Giovanna15
10 May 2017|
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Response from Dean C | Reviewed this property |
Hi the distance will depend on where you are staying and the cost if you go on the catamaran excursion is around 76cuc but you can get on a bus from your hotel to go to pilar beach that is 5cuc I'm returning back to Cuba for... More
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The325
12 April 2017|
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Response from Dean C | Reviewed this property |
I dident see any
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