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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
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  • 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

  • Medical services ($)
  • Beauty salon ($)
  • Air-conditioned fitness facilities
  • Children's section in main pool
  • Kids Club

Dining/Entertainment at Barcelo Arenas Blancas

  • 8 Restaurant(s)
  • 11 Bar(s)

Room amenities

Smile Kids Free Superior Room (Available as of Nov 1/16)

  • Maximum Number of Adults 3
  • Maximum Number of Children 2
  • Maximum Occupancy 4
  • Air-conditioned
  • Hair dryer
  • Satellite TV
  • 1 King or 2 Double beds
  • Mini-bar
  • Iron & Ironing board
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathroom with shower/tub combination
  • Minimum Occupancy 1
  • 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 old)
• Non-motorized water sports
*Time restrictions apply

Number of restaurants and bars may vary depending on hotel occupancy and season.

Extra features

Smile Resorts™

• Up to 2 kids (2-12 years old) Stay, Play and Eat FREE - every night of the year!
• Exclusive deals for teens (13-17 years old) - every night of the year!
• No single parent supplement fee - every night of the year!
• 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
(Available as of Nov 1/16)

Bonus features

Stay at 1, Play at 2

Stay at Barcelo Arenas Blancas and share all the facilities of Barcelo Solymar.

Honeymoon Bonus

Inclusions:
• Personal express check in
• Welcome cocktail
• Chef Surprise
• Free upgrade of room category (subject to availability)
• Late check out (subject to availability)
• Bottle of Cuban Rum or Sparkling wine
**Marriage certificate will be required upon arrival. Valid up to one year after married.

Beach

  • Topless sunbathing permitted
  • Suitable for swimming
  • Public beach
  • Beach chairs
  • Beach cleaned nightly
  • Beach towels
  • Palapas/sun shelters available
  • Restrooms on beach
  • Bar available on beach
  • Security on beach
  • Lifeguard on duty
  • Surfing on beach
  • Vendors 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
  • Wading depth (M)
  • Freshwater
  • Lifeguard on duty

Health and Safety

  • 24-hour security guard
  • Medical services ($)
  • Pharmacy ($) (nearby)

Hotel Lobby

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

Miscellaneous Resort Amenities/Service

  • Nightclub ($)
  • Games room with billiard table and ping pong table

Parking

  • Public
  • Self park

Shops and Services

  • ATM/Banking ($) (nearby)
  • Clothing store ($)
  • Convenience store ($)
  • Gift shop ($)
  • Local Arts & Crafts ($)
  • Photography store ($) (nearby)
  • Smoke/Cigar shop ($)

Spa

  • Massage therapy ($)

Sports Activities Offered by Hotel

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

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
  • Introductory scuba diving lesson in the pool
  • PADI Diving center ($) (nearby)

Wellness

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

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

Cigar Bar El Grumete

Location - Next to party hall

Hours of Operation

18:30-01:00

Domestic brands

Premium brands

Entertainment

Coffee

Arenas Blancas Nightclub Bar

Location - Arenas Blancas lobby area

Hours of Operation

21:00 - 02:00

Entertainment

Open air

Domestic brands

Premium brands

Arenas Blancas Cuban Bar

Location - Arenas Blancas section

Hours of Operation

18:30-22:00

Cuban cocktails

Solymar Lobby Bar

Location - Solymar section

Hours of Operation

07:00-23:00

Local drinks

Beverages

Arenas Blancas Lobby Bar

Location - Arenas Blancas lobby area

Hours of Operation

07:00-23:00

Local drinks

Beverages

Solymar Beach Bar

Location - Solymar section

Hours of Operation

10:00-17:00

Local drinks

Beverages

Arenas Blancas Swimming Pool Bar

Location - Arenas Blancas section

Hours of Operation

10:00-12:00

Local drinks

Beverages

Beach Bar

Location - Solymar section

Hours of Operation

10:00-18:00

Local drinks

Beverages

Las Dunas

Location - Solymar section

Hours of Operation

10:00-16:00

Pool bar

Local drinks

Beverages

Night Snack Bar Ranchón Solymar

Location - On Site

Hours of Operation

23:00-06:00

Local drinks

Solymar Bar and Party Room

Location - On Site

Hours of Operation

21:00-02:00

Local drinks

Smile Kids Free Superior Room (Available as of Nov 1/16)

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

Smile Kids Free Superior Oceanview (Available as of Nov 1/16)

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

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

• 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)

In order to qualify for a free wedding package you must book 4 or more rooms for minimum 7 night stay. Couple should contact hotel wedding planner to organize details of their wedding. Clients should be in house for at least three days prior to wedding date.

For travel Nov 1/16 - Oct 31/17

Dreams Do Come True (Symbolic Wedding)

Wedding Package Includes:
• 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 contact the hotel directly to book wedding packages.

Cost - $1 499.00 CUC to be paid at the Hotel

Extravagance Wedding

Wedding Package Includes:
• Private check in for the bridal couple
• Wedding ceremony officiated by a Notary and a translator is provided
• Certified of 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
• Just Married T-shirt
• “MORNING AFTER” Champagne breakfast in bed the next morning
• Late Check Out for the couple guaranteed until 15:00hrs

To book wedding packages please contact the hotel directly.

Cost - $1 799.00 CUC to be paid at the Hotel

Renewal of Vows

• Personalized check in
• Notary service: Renewal of Vows certificate 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
• Late checkout free (subject to availability)
• 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

**Legal fees are paid at the front desk by the bridal couple (400 CUC)

To book Renewal of Vows package, please contact the hotel directly.

Cost - 400 CUC

Please be advised that effective immediately and until October 14, 2016 Barcelo Arenas Blancaso Hotel in Varadero,Cuba will be closing the Main Buffet. The service provided by the Main Buffet will be offered at the Beach Restaurant.

Please be advised effective immediately all bookings for the Barcelo Arenas Blancas for travel Sept 21/16 to Oct 31/16 will be relocated to the adjacent Barcelo Solymar hotel. The clients will still be able to enjoy the following services at the Barcelo Arenas Blancas: Lobby Bar, Pool and Spanish A la Carte Restaurant.

Ave. Las Americas Varadero, Varadero, Cuba

Last Updated 9/30/2016

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