Things to do - general

Located some 28 Km to the Banes town, Guardalavaca is the most important beach of Holguín. Is characterized for their turquoise and tranquil waters, surrounded by elevations and dense vegetation. That was the place where cuban discovered Christopher Columbus pronounce his unforgettable word: “this is the most beautiful land human eyes have ever seen”. In Guardalavaca are many beach front all inclusive resorts that offers excellent services and facilities.

Country Cuba
Visa requirements

Visa Required. Get it Here
We recommend Insurance. Get it Here

Languages spokenSpanish
Currency usedCuban Convertible Peso
Area (km2)2.5km of beach

Sports & nature

Some 6 km away are the Chorro de Maíta, an indigenous cemetery that features all the forms of burials of the Caribbean and the Taino indigenous settlement. Tourists can practice water sports like diving, snorkeling, among others.

Nightlife info

Hotels in Guardalavaca has cabarets, and nightclubs that offers different shows with the most representatives dances and musical genres of cuban culture.

Culture and history info

Guardalavaca was one of the first places visited by Christopher Columbus in the island. Also it was refuge of pirates and corsairs. Guardalavaca was the genesis of the tourists center, which is why it has the greatest amount of hotels and complementary installations and a international clinic. The hotels are provided with an exquisite gastronomic, accommodation, commercial, and recreational network, as well as luxury places for relaxation. Tourists can visit the Guardalavaca dolphinarium, the town, La Roca Night Club and many restaurants.

Playa Costa Verde

Playa Costa Verde

Playa Guardalacava, Holguín, Guardalavaca
Price from 75
The Costa Verde Beach Hotel is situated on the fine white sand of Playa Pesquero (Pesquero Beach), i More info
Classic Cuba Program

Classic Cuba Program

Guardalavaca, Baracoa, La Habana, Santiago de Cuba, Trinidad, Pinar del Río
Price per person from 2,975
15 days / 14 nights – grups 8 to 12 persons – doubles Room DAY 1: LA HABANA Reception a More info

Unfortunately there are no car rental offers at this location at the moment.