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Fredericton
Reviewed yesterday NEW

OMG, it was a nightmare, raw sewerage bubbling out of manhole on lawn of building 21 several times a day Vacuumn Trucks running at night so no one would notice! Tissue and @@&$, on lawn and walkways ! We had to walk past this to our building #24 which did not have hot water in mornings only after 3:00 pm.!!!...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This resort is nice but it is truly some of the staff who make the resort an amazing place to be!!! Lisandra the bartender is wonderful ! Always a big beautiful smile and fun to be around !!! She is truly the BEST !!!

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General M, Director General at Grand Memories Varadero, responded to this review

Dear Kori, Thank you very much for sharing your experience at Grand Memories Varadero with the community of travelers. We are very happy to achieve that you had a great time at our hotel enjoying the service provided by our friendly and professional staff. For sure, we are going to share your opinion with Lisandra. She will be happy to...

Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

LOOKS: A grand hotel, typical tropical vibes FENG SHUI: Large room, nice balcony, as clean as a lizard infested property can be ENTERTAINMENT: TONS! Beautiful famous clear blue beaches with white sand which are only a couple steps away from your room (maybe you need a ride from a golf kart) accomanied by an all inclusive bar right before you...

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Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

First of all this is a detailed review so read it all as it will cover a lot of your questions. Second I am a real Guest and this review is not written by a staff member nor a compensated endorser!! We just returned last night from our very first vacation in Cuba and stayed at the Grand Memories Varadero...

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5Thank Jack_brenton
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

I just came back from a week at the resort and I loved it! My room was nice and clean with a proper king sized bed. Plenty of towels, water plus beer and pop in the fridge. We spent a good deal of time at the pool with the waterfall and swim up bar and had a blast having drinks...

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1Thank Heather E
Cambridge, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

For anyone planning a trip to Cuba, we would suggest Grand Memories Varadero. I have visited this resort 5 times in the past year and will be returning. Some may ask, why the same resort so many times. Well it's like this, the resort itself is excellent and the staff are awesome people. The beach and activities throughout are great...

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2Thank RobA1962
Tignish, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Everything was great!! Bar staff was amazing (especially pool bar) entertainment was great! Food was ok always find something u like. Rooms were ok. Always stocked with towels water etc. Safe was free. Quiet area. Had a wonderful time. Would defiantly go back

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Oakville, Ontario
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Believe the write ups. Don't do it. Go elsewhere. Hotel is dirty, lacks toilet paper- soap - water - towels - and did I say dirty?! We even had black mould on walls in bathroom. Service was awful. Wow. Pool is so dirty. Full of pee. Disgusting. Worst all inclusive experience of my life. Sunwing - so disappointed in your...

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Thank grubberson
London, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I don't make it a habit of writing reviews on resorts but felt that this required the time. Although the appearance of the resort is beautiful there are many issues with the resort. First of all, the front desk staff was very rude and unaccommodating. We had requested a room near other family members staying there, but we were put...

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Wellesley, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed for a week early March and had 2 rooms in building 23 near pool bar. It was my wife and 3 teenage children. Everything about the resort for us was perfect. I was especially surprised at how good the food was and the great variety and choices at every meal. One day they even had a pig roast...

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy Cuba's blissful year-round climate, stunning white sand beaches, and crystal clear waters with a stay at the luxurious Grand Memories Varadero. Elegant and spacious guestrooms are available in a variety of room categories in our child-friendly and Adults-Only sections. Lounge by the dazzling pools, get active with a variety of land and water sports, work out at the fitness centre, or pamper yourself at the luxurious spa. Children will have a great time at our Kids Club, which features a children's play area with supervised games and activities. Guests of the Adults-Only area will enjoy extra luxuries such as complimentary 24-hour room service, club house, cigar room, butler service and more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grand Memories Varadero

Address: Km 18.5 Autopista Sur | Parque Natural Punta Hicacos, Varadero 42200, Cuba (Formerly Hotel Riu Varadero)
Region: Caribbean > Cuba > Matanzas Province > Varadero
Price Range: RM589 - RM1,320 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 1110
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#5 Spa Hotel in Varadero
#26 Top resorts Hotel in Varadero
#29 On the Beach Hotel in Varadero
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