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Barcelo Arenas BlancasBarcelo Arenas BlancasBarcelo Arenas Blancas

Barcelo Arenas Blancas

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• Beachfront location on the finest stretch of Varadero beach
• Within walking distance of downtown nightlife and attractions
• Ideal for families with sandy and shallow beach

Fall in love with Cuba’s joyful soul with a stay at the Barcelo Arenas Blancas, on a beautiful beach, yet close to Varadero city centre’s shops and restaurants. Ideal for families, special features at the hotel include a spectacular pool area, a kids club and children’s playground. Perfect for little ones, the long stretch of beach with white sand boasts shallow, turquoise waters great for swimming and sandcastles. Guests can savour international cuisine in five on-site à la carte restaurants or enjoy a wide-arrange of options at 2 buffets. The resort offers a wide range of activities from tennis and volleyball to non-motorized watersports like windsurfing and water polo. As part of the Barcelo Solymar Arenas Blancas Resort complex, guests enjoy unlimited access to both areas.

  • Direct flights with our Award-Winning Champagne Service
  • Exclusive offers negotiated by our travel experts
  • Unique holidays designed just for you
  • Highly rated by past customers
  • It has been hand selected for its popularity and value
  • Enjoy an unbeatable vacation deal and preferred treatment from one of our top resort partners
  • Beachfront (at select resorts)
  • Kids Stay, Play and Eat FREE deals (for select travel dates)
  • Ideal for families
  • Supervised kids club
  • Spacious rooms (some accommodating 3 children or more)
  • Variety of room types and locations
  • High customer approval rating
    Book an applicable room category and receive:
  • Up to 2 kids (2-12 years old) Stay, Play and Eat FREE
  • Exclusive deals for teens (13-17 years old)
  • No single parent supplement fee
  • Smile Kids Club program
  • Shaded playground or play area
  • Kids pool (many with shaded areas)
  • Beach towels are in the room upon arrival
  • 1 litre of water per room daily

Location

  • Beachfront

Area

  • Varadero

Property Amenities of Barcelo Arenas Blancas

  • 358 Room(s)
  • 1 Building(s)
  • 1 Pool(s)
  • Medical centre ($)
  • Medical services ($)
  • Air-conditioned fitness facilities
  • Beauty salon ($)
  • Children's section in main pool
  • Kids Club

Dining/Entertainment at Barcelo Arenas Blancas

  • 8 Restaurant(s)
  • 11 Bar(s)

Room amenities

Superior Room

  • Maximum Number of Adults 3
  • Maximum Number of Children 2
  • Maximum Occupancy 4
  • Minimum Occupancy 1
  • 1 King or 2 Double beds
  • Air-conditioned
  • Satellite TV
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Mini-bar
  • Iron & Ironing board
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Minimum Adults 1

Other room categories available

Meal plans

All Inclusive

• 3 meals daily plus snacks
• All drinks (domestic beer and cocktails, house wine with meals)
• Daily activities
• Nightly entertainment
• Kids' Club (4-12 years)
• Snorkeling*
• Sailing*
• Pedal boats*
• Kayaking*
• Windsurfing*
• Table tennis*
• Billiards*

*Time restrictions apply

Extra features

Smile Resorts™

• Up to 2 kids (2-12 years old) Stay, Play and Eat FREE
• Exclusive deals for teens (13-17 years old)
• No single parent supplement fee
• SMILE Kids Club program
• Shaded playground or play area
• Kids pool (many with shaded areas)
• Each guest's beach towels are in the room upon arrival
• A 1 litre bottle of water is replaced in your room each day

Bonus features

Stay at 1, Play at 2

Use of all facilities at Barcelo Solymar is included.

Child Policy

• Children 2-12 years stay free when sharing a room with 2 paying adults.
• Teens 13-17 years pay special rates when sharing a room with 2 paying adults.
• Maximum 2 children or teens

Beach

  • Topless sunbathing permitted
  • Suitable for swimming
  • Public beach
  • Beach chairs
  • Beach cleaned nightly
  • Beach towels
  • Lifeguard on duty
  • Warning flags posted
  • Surfing on beach
  • Vendors on beach
  • Palapas/sun shelters available
  • Restrooms on beach
  • Bar available on beach
  • Security on beach

Children

  • Games Room/Arcade
  • Babysitting or child care service ($)
  • Playground
  • Kids Club Ages 4-12

Children's Pool

  • Children's section in main pool
  • Walk in
  • Wading depth (M)
  • Freshwater
  • Lifeguard on duty

Health and Safety

  • Medical centre ($)
  • 24-hour security guard
  • Medical services ($)

Hotel Lobby

  • Elevator(s)
  • Public telephone ($)
  • Wake-up service
  • Porter/Bellhop
  • Doorman/Doorwoman
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Currency exchange ($)

Miscellaneous Resort Amenities/Service

  • Multilingual staff
  • Interior corridors
  • Exterior corridors
  • Games room with billiard table and ping pong table

Parking

  • Public
  • Secure
  • Self parking

Shops and Services

  • ATM/Banking ($) (nearby)
  • Attraction/Tour desk ($)
  • Car rental desk ($)
  • Clothing store ($)
  • Convenience store ($)
  • Gift shop ($)
  • Local Arts & Crafts ($)
  • PADI/Dive centre ($) (nearby)
  • Pharmacy ($) (nearby)
  • Photography store ($) (nearby)
  • Smoke/Cigar shop ($)
  • Night Club/ Lounge ($)

Spa

  • Massage therapy ($)

Sports Activities Offered by Hotel

  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Beach volleyball
  • Board games
  • Bocce
  • Shuffleboard
  • Dance lessons
  • Darts
  • Language lessons
  • Soccer field
  • Volleyball
  • Table games
  • Beach football
  • Beach tennis
  • Chess

Swimming Pools

  • Fresh water pool(s)
  • Outdoor pool(s)
  • Lifeguard on duty
  • Lounge chairs
  • Palapas/Sun shelter
  • Steps into pool
  • Towel service available
  • Guest activity desk

Tennis

  • Tennis courts

Water Sports Offered by Hotel

  • Hobie Cats
  • Kayaking
  • Pedal boat
  • Sailing
  • Snorkelling
  • Surfing / Boogie boarding
  • Water polo
  • Water volleyball
  • Windsurfing
  • Non-motorized water sports
  • Introductory scuba diving lesson in the pool Diving intro in pool

Wellness

  • Weight machines
  • Rowing machine
  • Treadmills
  • Step machines
  • Stationary bikes
  • Personal trainer available
  • Mini-gym
  • Free weights
  • Aerobics classes
  • Air-conditioned fitness facilities
  • Barber shop ($)
  • Beauty salon ($)

Restaurants

Solymar Buffet Restaurant

Style - Buffet

Location - Solymar section

Hours of Operation

Breakfast Hours: 07:00 - 10:00

Lunch Hours: 12:30 - 15:00

Dinner Hours: 18:30 - 22:00

Breakfast

Lunch

Dinner

Arenas Blancas Buffet Restaurant

Style - Buffet

Location - Arenas Blancas section

Hours of Operation

Breakfast Hours: 07:00 - 10:00

Lunch Hours: 12:30 - 15:00

Dinner Hours: 18:30 - 22:00

Breakfast

Lunch

Dinner

Seafood Restaurant

Style - À la carte

Cuisine - Seafood

Location - Solymar section

Hours of Operation

Dinner Hours: 18:30 - 22:00

Dinner

Formal dress code

Reservations required

International Restaurant

Style - À la carte

Cuisine - International

Location - Solymar section

Hours of Operation

Lunch Hours: 12:30-15:00

Lunch

Formal dress code

Reservations required

Trattoria Venecia

Style - À la carte

Cuisine - Italian

Location - Solymar section

Hours of Operation

Lunch Hours: 12:30 - 15:00

Dinner Hours: 18:30 - 22:00

Lunch

Dinner

Formal dress code

Reservations required

Spanish Restaurant

Style - À la carte

Cuisine - Spanish

Location - Arenas Blancas section

Hours of Operation

Dinner Hours: 18:30 - 22:00

Dinner

Formal dress code

Reservations required

Mexican Restaurant

Style - À la carte

Cuisine - Mexican

Location - Arenas Blancas section

Hours of Operation

Dinner Hours: 18:30 - 22:00

Dinner

Formal dress code

Reservations required

Asian Restaurant

Style - À la carte

Cuisine - Asian

Location - Arenas Blancas section

Hours of Operation

Dinner Hours: 18:30-22:00

Dinner

Formal dress code

Reservations required

Bars

Grumete

Location - Next to party hall

Hours of Operation

18:30-01:00

All Inclusive

Entertainment

Domestic brands

Premium brands

Cigar bar

Sala de Fiestas Solymar

Location - Disco

Hours of Operation

20:30-02:00

All Inclusive

Entertainment

Disco

Domestic brands

Premium brands

Disco Bar

Location - Arenas Blancas lobby area

Hours of Operation

21:00 - 02:00

All Inclusive

Entertainment

Open air

Domestic brands

Premium brands

Cuban Bar

Location - Arenas Blancas section

Hours of Operation

18:30-22:00

All Inclusive

Cuban cocktails

Solymar Lobby Bar

Location - Solymar section

Hours of Operation

07:00-11:00

All Inclusive

Beverages

Arenas Blancas Lobby Bar

Location - Arenas Blancas section

Hours of Operation

07:00-11:00

All Inclusive

Beverages

Solymar Pool Bar

Location - Solymar section

Hours of Operation

10:00-17:00

All Inclusive

Beverages

Arenas Blancas Swimming Pool Bar

Location - Arenas Blancas section

Hours of Operation

10:00-12:00

All Inclusive

Beverages

Beach Bar

Location - Solymar section

Hours of Operation

10:00-18:00

All Inclusive

Beverages

Las Dunas

Location - Solymar section

Hours of Operation

10:00-16:00

All Inclusive

Beverages

Ranchon Arenas Blancas

Location - Beach

Hours of Operation

10:00-18:00/23:00-06:00

All Inclusive

Snacks

Beverages

Trattoria Venecia

Location - Lobby

Hours of Operation

12:30-15:00 Lunch / 18:30-22:00 Dinner

Cafeteria

Antipasto, pizzas and pasta dishes

Superior Room

  • Maximum Number of Adults 3
  • Maximum Number of Children 2
  • Maximum Occupancy 4
  • Minimum Occupancy 1
  • 1 King or 2 Double beds
  • Air-conditioned
  • Satellite TV
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Mini-bar
  • Iron & Ironing board
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Minimum Adults 1

Superior Oceanview Room

  • Maximum Number of Adults 3
  • Maximum Number of Children 2
  • Maximum Occupancy 4
  • Air-conditioned
  • 1 Queen or 2 Double beds
  • Mini-bar (re-stocked daily)
  • Safety deposit box
  • Balcony
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Radio
  • Coffee maker
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron & Ironing board

Varadero Golf Club

Varadero, Cuba

Architect - Les Forbes

Date opened - 1933

No of holes - 18

Par - 72

Price range - $48.00 CUC - $70.00 CUC

Yardage - 6856

Free Wedding Package

In order to qualify for a Free Wedding Package you must book: 5 or more rooms, minimum 7 days stay.

• Personalized Check In
• Wedding planner to assist you on your special day.
• Decoration set up for the ceremony location.
• Bridal Bouquet
• Boutonniere for the groom
• CD or recorded music during the ceremony
• Semi private dinner for the couple and guests
• Wedding cake for up to 10 people
• Sparkling wine for up to 10 people.
• Special decoration in the room
• Witness if required
• 10% discount for wedding couple and guests at the beauty salon
• Late Check Out free (subject to availability)

Couple should contact hotel wedding planner to organize details of their wedding. Clients should be in house for at least three days prior to the wedding date.

*To arrange wedding packages please contact the hotel directly.

"Dreams" Do Come True (Symbolic Wedding)

• Private check in for the bridal couple
• Wedding ceremony officiated by a Notary and a translator is provided.
• Symbolic marriage certificate in Spanish and legal fees included.
• Personal wedding coordinator services.
• Best Man, Maid of Honor and Witnesses (if required)
• Wedding area beautifully decorated and location selected by the couple.
• Natural Flowers: A bouquet for the bride, a buttonhole for the groom.
• Beautiful decorated one tiered Wedding cake.
• Sparkling wine.
• Live music during the wedding ceremony.
• Reception cocktails for the wedding group after the wedding.
• Private Gala Dinner for the wedding group. (Maximum included 15 persons, additional person 20.00 CUC must be paid)
• Hair Style only for the bride on the wedding day.
• Massage for bride and groom
• “MORNING AFTER” breakfast in bed.( For the couple)

*Please request at the time of booking.

Cost - $1499.00 CUC to be paid at the hotel.

Extravagance Wedding Package

• Private check in for the bridal couple
• Wedding ceremony officiated by a Notary and a translator is provided.
• Certified Marriage License in Spanish and documents authentication
• Wedding planner to assist you on your special day.
• Bachelorette/Bachelor party
• Wedding area beautifully decorated and location selected by the couple.
• Best Man, Maid of Honor and Witnesses (if required)
• Deluxe Natural Flower Bridal Bouquet
• 3 boutonnière/ corsage for the bride, groom or best man
• Live music during the wedding ceremony
• CD or recorded wedding marching song
• Deluxe Wedding cake (max 15 persons)
• 2 bottles of Cava for making the wedding toast
• One hour private cocktails for the wedding group(max 15 persons) after the wedding with personalized dessert (initials of bride and groom)
• Exquisite centerpiece with natural flowers for the gala dinner
• Special decoration in the room
• Private Gala Dinner for the wedding group. (Maximum included 20 persons, additional person 20.00 CUC must be paid)
• Hair Style only for the bride on the weeding day.
• Massage for bride and groom
• “MORNING AFTER” Champ agne breakfast in bed the next morning
• Honeymoon Package for the newlyweds:
• Bottle of sparkling wine in the room
• Bathrobe and Slippers
• Chef gift surprise
• Romantic candlelight dinner for the couple in the pool area
• Special decoration in the room and rose petals on the bed
• Late Check Out for the couple guaranteed until 15:00hrs

*Please request at the time of booking.

Cost - $1799.00 CUC to be paid at the hotel

Renewal of Vows

Legal fees are paid at the front desk by the Bridal Couple

• Private check in for the bridal couple
• Personalized Check In
• Notary service: Renewal of Vows and legalization of documents.
• Translator for the ceremony
• Personal wedding coordinator services.
• Wedding area beautifully decorated and location selected by the couple.
• CD or recorded music during the ceremony
• Best Man, Maid of Honor and witnesses (if necessary)
• Wedding dinner on the day of the ceremony
• Wedding cake.
• Bottle of Sparkling wine
• “MORNING AFTER” breakfast in bed for the couple.
• Honeymoon Package
• Bottle of sparkling wine in the room
• Bathrobe and Slippers
• Chef gift surprise
• Romantic candlelight dinner for the couple in the pool area
• Special decoration in the room and rose petals on the bed should be in house for at least three days prior to wedding date.

*Please request at the time of booking.

Cost - $400.00 CUC

No student groups allowed from December 22/2015 - March 31/2016. In addition to this please note that the hotel will not accept any students under the age of 21 years old without a consenting adult (25 years or older) or parent travelling with the student.

Ave. Las Americas Varadero, Varadero, Cuba

Last Updated 10/12/2016

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