Caribbean Islands Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

  • Announcement:
  • Recent Spam Attacks
    by mkataoka Fodor's Editor | Posted on Nov 28, 16 at 01:31 PM
View all Caribbean Islands activity »
  1. 1 Swimming Pigs
  2. 2 Month travel ideas
  3. 3 Trip Report Welltravbrit's Cuba Trip Report - Finally!
  4. 4 Cuba weather in March
  5. 5 Best Luxury Place to Stay in T&C
  6. 6 Puerto Plata Lifestyle Crown Residence Suites
  7. 7 St Lucia - Where to Stay
  8. 8 aruba planning advice
  9. 9 Move to grand cayman
  10. 10 Bitter End Yacht Club or somewhere else?
  11. 11 Looking for affordable, secluded honeymoon bungalow/villa?
  12. 12 Malaria Punta Cana
  13. 13 Fun Ideas for Christmas Eve Family Dinner?
  14. 14 What to pack for Bahamas in Dec.
  15. 15 Last min 5 night stay suggestion
  16. 16 Cuba for 6 Americans
  17. 17 New Destination
  18. 18 Which island for first visit? April/May
  19. 19 Bahamas help
  20. 20 Cayman VS Jamaica
  21. 21 Hilton Rose Hall Jamaica for toddlers -- how's the food?
  22. 22 Vacation suggestion, please
  23. 23 Best use of 800,000 Hilton points for family with toddlers?
  24. 24 Good time of year to visit Turks & Caicos
  25. 25 ANTIGUA & DOMINICAN REPUBLIC CASINO SCAM ALERT!!
View next 25 » Back to the top

JUST BACK -- MISSING CUBA A WHOLE LOT!!

Just back from Varadero. My husband, daughter, son-in-law , a couple friend of theirs and myself. We stayed at the Paradisus Varadero and eventhough it's only been operating since last October; there is'nt anything negative about it! There are still minor little things they are trying to iron out, like over booking at the restaurants ect...very minor things....they are very friendly and most curtious. Ask and you will receive! The rooms are elegant and very spacious. The food is very good. Lobster, shrimps, steaks, pork chops, fries and fresh-made pasta with different sauces... really, I do'nt know how they'll be able to keep up; all this along with all the drinks (by the way the wine they serve is super. It's from Spain). Also they have these tea tents all over the grounds where they serve or you serve yourself tea, coffee, baked goods, cheese-cake and champagne!!! If that is your destination just remember to bring some moskito repellent. They are sneaky. You tend not to feel the bite until after the fact. Also if you want to curl your hair, do bring an appliance that runs on a battery, like a brauns. You need an adapter for the electricity but even then they did'nt work!!!go figure. Also if you like music at the poolside or on the beach, then bring a compact-disc or it's equivalent. That's about it. Just remember they are new and are trying very hard to please so be patient, understanding and kind. Have a great holiday and enjoy...as they say when in Rome...go with the flow...Louise.

No Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement