The Sandals Royal Hicacos, located in Varadero, Cuba, is the only Sandals resort in the country as of 2016. The resort is a 404-room beachfront property with luxury accommodations that serves only adult couple guests. The property is all-inclusive with the standard buffet as well as four a-la-carte restaurants, with dress codes, available with reservations. There are also six bars, including a swim-up bar, a piano bar and a disco.Continue Reading
The Sandals Royal Hicacos has three pools, three tennis courts, four Jacuzzis, squash courts and fitness facilities that are all complimentary. There is a beauty salon, a spa, laundry services, medical services and shops that all charge additional fees.
All of the accommodations are either terrace or balcony garden view suites with one king-size bed, air conditioning, ceiling fans, living areas and satellite television. The guest rooms are also equipped with mini-refrigerators, a coffee and tea maker, ironing board and iron, hair dryers and safes.
The property receives generally positive but mixed reviews from travelers' review sites, including HolidayWatchdog.com and TravelPod.com. Many guests appear pleased with the accommodations but others mentioned complaints, including the resort being dated and in need of renovation, the staff being too aggressive at requesting tips and food that was less than excellent.Learn more about Geography