Hotel Melia Las Dunas

Vacation spot: Cayo Santa Maria, Brujas & Ensenachos
Address: Cayo Santa María, Caibarién, Villa Clara, Cuba.
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Phone: (+53 42) 35 0100
Hotel themes:
Children Policy: Children from 2 to 12 years old , Infants under 2 years old .
Managed by: Meliá Hotels International S.A.
Energy: 220 V / 60 Hz
Description

Meliá Las Dunas is a 5* all-inclusive beach resort located in Cayo Santa María, a key on the north of the province of Villa Clara that together with Cayo Coco & Cayo Guillermo forms the archipelago Jardines del Rey.

Cayo Santa María not only features a gorgeous beach, its wild green vegetation and rich variety of endemic fauna make this region, declared a biosphere reserve, rank as one of the most exotic areas of the Caribbean.

Access to the key is through a 48Km causeway from the town of Caibarién on the main island.

Two ambiances are clearly recreated in Meliá Las Dunas. One is devoted to families, the other to Adults Only.

It is a beautiful and big resort (925 rooms), where grounds are kept so nicely that it is a pleasure to walk around it.

It features several swimming pools; for children, for activities and one of them for "relaxation", designed to rest, perfect for reading or just getting a tan in total tranquility (no games or activities and children are not allowed).

Beach is simply sublime, with a wide strip of white fluffy sand, crystal clear waters and many kilometers long which makes it perfect for walking. There are also plenty of nautical sports to practice.

Food receives good reviews, especially the à la carte restaurants. Also the buffet offers a good selection for breakfast, lunch and dinner. There is also an ice cream parlor and the Beer Garden (open 24 hours) offering hamburgers, sandwiches, fries ... so convenient when you miss the buffet opening hours.

Service, staff and animation team also get many compliments and positive reviews.

It should be noted that some guests complain about the service, especially when the occupancy is high; unavailability of plates, glasses, cutlery, ice, supplies problems in general.

Off the resort there’s a craft market that is worth visiting since one can buy souvenirs at attactive prices. There is a bus that picks up clients at the hotel and brings them back (extra charge but very economical).

Tips and useful information:

- Bring mosquito repellent

- Book at least one of the attractive excursions offered by the Tourism Desk ($); Trip to Santa Clara / Remedios trip and the speedboat excursion, among others.


Hotel Highlights

VIP PACKAGE for PREMIUM ROOMS

Private check-in until 10 pm

Delivery and express collection of luggage

Late check-out until 3 pm

Electric kettle with daily coffee and tea service

Welcome cocktail

Minibar with daily replacement of water, soft drinks, juice and beer

Refreshing wipes

Welcome courtesy and letter from the General Manager

Turndown service every evening

Lobster dinner (1 per stay, on request) for stays of at least 7 days

3 guaranteed reservations in à la carte restaurants for stays of at least 7 days

VIP bathroom amenities on arrival

Bathrobe and slippers in the room

Pool towels in the room

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AWARDS:

2014 - HolidayCheck Quality Selection

The HolidayCheck Quality Selection 2014 certificate is awarded to the hotels with the best scores on the HolidayCheck portal, the largest independent travel portal in German-speaking countries. This year’s awards have been granted to the hotels that received a good overall rating on HolidayCheck in May 2014.


Location Details

Beachfront

10 km from Las Brujas National Airport

110 km from Santa Clara's International Airport "Abel Santamaría"

Havana City (386 Km)


Transportation

Taxis

Car Rental Desk

Panoramic Bus Tour, a double decker tourist bus with stops in the main

places of interest and hotels in Cayo Santa Maria.


Dining

"Caibarién" buffet style international restaurant offering breakfast, lunch and dinner

Located in the lobby of the main building

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"Remedios" buffet style cuban restaurant offering breakfast, lunch and dinner

Located in the lobby of the main building

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"Los Caribes" grill restaurant, open for lunch only

Located in the beach area

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"Columbus" mediterranean restaurant, open for dinner only

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"Isabel y Fernando" international restaurant, open for dinner only

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"Bana" oriental restaurant, open for dinner only

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"Finca Los Agaves" mexican restaurant, open for dinner only

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"Maria Coraje" latin restaurant, open for dinner only

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"La Piccola Italia" Pizzeria Snack Bar, open for lunch and dinner

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"San Salvador" Poolside Snack Bar

Open: 09:00 – 17:00

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"Guaraní" Poolside Snack Bar

Open: 09:00 – 17:00

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"Coppelia" Ice Cream Parlor

Open: 10:00 - 22:00


Bars, Cabarets and Discos

"Jardin del Rey" Lobby Piano Bar

Open: 24 h

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"Manacas" Beer Garden

Open: 24 h

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"La Gruta" Aqua Bar

Open: 10:00 - 18:00

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"La Laguna" Aqua Bar

Open: 10:00 - 18:00

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"Beach Bar"

Open: 10:00 - 18:00


Facilities & Amenities
Sports and Fitness
  • Volleyball
  • Beach volleyball
  • Windsurf
  • Kayak
  • Catamarans
  • Aerobics
  • Basketball
  • Football
  • Tennis
  • Gym
  • Pedaloes
  • Snorkeling
  • Table tennis
  • Sailing boats
  • Pool volleyball
  • Tennis courts (night-lit)
  • Petanque
  • Pool
  • Diving
  • Billiard
  • Tennis courts
  • Ping-Pong
Children Facilities and Activities
  • Children’s pool
  • Kids activities program
  • Babysitting
  • Connecting rooms
  • Kid's area in swimmingpool
  • Cribs on request, according to availability
  • Highchairs for babies in restaurants
  • Baby Club and/or Mini Club
  • Children's menu
Fun and Entertainment
  • Daytime entertainment program
  • Night entertainment program
  • Dancing lessons
  • Night shows
  • Water sports
  • Spanish lessons
  • Ecological excursions
  • Evening entertainment (live music and / or shows)
  • Game room
Facilities for persons with disabilities
  • Rooms for persons with disabilities
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheel chairs ( on request )
Weddings and Honeymoons
  • Wedding ceremony locations
  • Personal wedding coordinator
  • Late check out (subject to availability)
  • Notary services
  • Wedding cake and cava for the toast
  • Special room for honeymooners
  • Gazebo
  • Weddings and honeymoons program packages
  • Bouquet for the bride and a buttonhole for the groom
  • Live music during the wedding ceremony.
Room Services
  • Laundry
Health and Beauty
  • SPA
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage
  • Solarium
  • Beauty parlor
  • Steam bath
Business and Office
  • Meeting rooms equipped with modern audiovisual aids for events, conferences, banquets
Internet Access ( Internet Café or Wifi in hotel areas)
  • Wi-Fi internet connection in common areas.
  • Internet connection (Wi-Fi)
  • Internet access in the lobby (Wi-Fi)
Security
  • Fire alarms
  • 24 hrs security staff
  • Smoke detector
  • Lifegard
Events and Incentives
  • Special entertainments and incentive programs for groups
  • Welcome cocktail at check in
  • Meeting rooms equipped with modern audiovisual aids for events and banquets
  • Groups and Event planner / Professional Convention organizers
Other
  • Currency exchange
  • Parking
  • Shopping and boutiques
  • Trips and optionals desk
  • Beach chairs and umbrellas
  • Specialty restaurants
  • 24 hour Reception
  • Scooter rental
  • Craftwork/souvenir shop
  • Doctor on call
  • Safety deposit box at the reception
  • 100% non-smoking hotel
Room types
General room amenities
Nearby attractions
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