Cayo Saetía

beach at Cayo SaetíaLocated on Nipe Bay, the biggest in Cuba, this is an enticing paradise for visitors because of its virgin beaches and its exotic flora and fauna. Cayo Saetía spreads over 42 km., is heavily forested (65 % of its area) and possesses 12 little beaches among which El Peñón, Almendra and Gaviota stand out.

Every one of these having fine sand, crystal-clear waters and brown rock formations (unique to this place) scattered about the shore. The beauty of the seabed and the great amount of sea species dwelling on the nearby coral reef make it also an astounding site for diving.

Unlike other Cuban keys, the prevalence of some species and the woodland nature of Cayo Saetía have made it the biggest hunting ground in the country. That makes it a place where, in addition to diving, is possible to hunt as well. Hunting is allowed under strict observance of national and international rules and regulations that help keep the environmental balance.

Cayo SaetíaThe management of the site offers a one-of-a-kind opportunity of a safari, to hunt wild beasts in their natural habitat of thick woods reaching almost to the sea. For the tours, visitors have jeeps and horses at their disposal.

View of beach at Cayo SaetíaConceived as a Natural Reserve, Cayo Saetía is kept as a wilderness area, little trodden upon by men. This status has protected its original flora and fauna up to this date.

Among the park’s fauna are found wild boars, buffaloes, ostriches, peacocks, zebras,, antelopes, cane rats (hutías), wild bulls, tocororo birds and dozens of bird varieties, specially birds of passage.

Hotels in this beach

Hotel Blau Costa Verde Beach Resort     4 stars

Standar Room

Blau Costa Verde is a small resort with excellent service, beautiful beach, pool and grounds. The visitors could find small intimate tables for dinner with live string quartets providing background music every evenings.

Prices Form:     € 109 (per room/night)

Hotel Gaviota Playa Pesquero     5 stars

Swimming Pool

Hotel Gaviota Playa Pesquero is located in Holguin, in the eastern part of the country.The Resort Playa Pesquero is located on Pesquero Beach, along the northern coast of Holguin province, just a short ride from the village of Guardalavaca.

Prices Form:     € 92 (per room/night)

Hotel Occidental Grand Playa Turquesa     4 stars

Swimming Pool

Playa Yuraguanal is a private stretch of man-made beach approximately 800 meters long located at the west of Guardalavaca, Holguin, in the eastern part of the country. Opposite the beach is this all inclusive resort.

Prices Form:     € 113 (per room/night)

Hotel Gaviota Playa Costa Verde     4 stars

Standar Room

Hotel Playa Costa Verde is Located on the beautiful, white sandy beach of Playa Pesquero, in the quiet area known as Guardalavaca, 70 km to the Holguin airport.

Prices Form:     € 72 (per room/night)

Hotel Sol Río de Luna y Mares Resort     4 stars

Swimming Pool

In this heavenly place it is also located the Sol Rio de Luna y Mares Hotel. This four- stars resort that works with an all-inclusive system, perfect for spending wonderful vacations near the sea and the exuberant vegetation contrasting in all its details. It provides a varied offer of amusing activities for children and adults, this resort is a great option for vacations in family.

Prices Form:     € 119 (per room/night)