Resort Details

Melia Peninsula Varadero

Varadero, Cuba

Very popular with Maritime Travel clients, this lovely resort has built a solid reputation for quality service and family fun. A top family resort with exceptional kids programming.

“This resort is located on a wonderful stretch of beach where you can walk for miles. The rooms are a good size with large bathrooms — we had a ground floor room, which was near the pool area and not too far from the beach or restaurants.”

– Heather McDonald, Maritime Travel counsellor, Clocktower Plaza, Kingston, ON


581 spacious Junior Suites are located in 20 two- and three-storey plantation-style villas, family rooms also available (up to 6)

Standard guest room:

Air-conditioning, 1 king-size or 2 double beds, full bathroom, dressing room, hairdryer, satellite television, telephone, mini-fridge, in-room safe, balcony or terrace, mini bar.

What’s included:

Buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner daily, 4 a la carte restaurants (Japanese, French, Mexican & Italian ) reservations required for a la carte dining, beach restaurant, snacks, wine with meals, unlimited local and selected international drinks, free admission to the disco (drinks included), daily activities program, nightly entertainment, selected water sports, 1 windsurfing lesson/person/stay, lounge chairs, towels (pool/beach), aerobics, tennis (day), volleyball, games room

Little extras ($):

Beauty salon, massage, tennis (night), golf course nearby, scuba-diving, boutique, tour desk, currency exchange, car rental, medical services

For the little ones:

Baby Club (0-4), Mini Club (5-12), kids area including wading pool & playground, baby-sitting ($)

Good to know:

Free Wedding and Honeymoons available. Lobby area, main and children’s pools and buffet restaurants have been renovated

An Inside Look:

The pool area can be busy at times, but it’s never overcrowded and there are lots of lounge chairs available at any time of day.