Paradisus Rio De Oro Resort & Spa, Guardalavaca

Caleticas beach, Royal Service at Paradisus Rio De Oro Resort & Spa
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At a glance

  • Tranquil setting in a nature reserve
  • Excellent Royal Service option
  • Great choice of restaurants and bars

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Tranquil, luxurious and romantic resort

Tucked away in the Bahía de Naranjo Natural Park, the adults only Paradisus Rio De Oro Resort & Spa offers peaceful relaxation, sumptuous luxury and superior service. The stunning beach is protected by coral reefs. Carefully designed to blend with the natural setting, the spa offers pure indulgence, whilst the pool is a perfect chill-out zone. A fabulous array of activities ensures that guests can be as active or as relaxed as they wish. A stunning Cuban hideaway.

All Inclusive

All Inclusive

Relax and enjoy the peace of mind that comes with knowing all your dinner plans are taken care of for the duration of your stay, and that your credit card can stay tucked away in your wallet.

Away from it all

Away from it all

Escape everyday life and the daily grind by switching off during a quiet, restful holiday. Perfect for recharging the batteries, take the chance to unwind and simply get away from it all.

TripAdvisor rating

Based on 3069 reviews
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Key information

In the island’s tranquil northeast on beautiful Playa Esmeralda beach. Approx. one hour from Holguin airport.

Airport transfer time: 1 hour
Rooms: 354

The beautiful spa has a fabulous menu of relaxing and refreshing treatments, a gentle waterfall splashes into the large swimming pool and there is a fitness centre, nature trails, ecological excursions, a wide variety of non-motorised watersports, daytime activities and evening entertainment. Learn to salsa, play beach volleyball or unwind with yoga lessons overlooking the sea and let the ocean breeze caress your skin. Dining choices include Cuban, Mediterranean and Oriental cuisines, an international buffet, poolside snack bar and beachfront restaurant. After the sun sets enjoy the pulsating rhythms of Cuban and Caribbean music at the lively disco and enjoy a range of entertainment including karaoke, live music and dancers.

Trip Advisor Traveller’s Choice Awards 2013

Trip Advisor reviewers have voted Paradisus Rio De Oro Resort & Spa:

Top 10 hotels for Romance in the Caribbean – 9th.


Accommodation information

356 rooms are sprinkled around the resort, each with air-conditioning, television, minibar stocked daily, bath, shower and balcony. Guests in all room types can enjoy 20% discount on spa massages and late check-out (check-out is subject to availability).
Junior Suites (43m²) are spacious bungalows with garden views.
Junior Suites Deluxe (49m²) are slightly larger with canopy beds, hammock, additional outside shower and separate living area.
Deluxe Suites have a separate living room.
Master Junior Suites Royal Service (78m²) are spacious and include 24-hour room service, butler service, minibar with premium brand drinks, one complimentary hydrothermal circuit per stay, 20% discount on spa massages and late checkout.

Insider tips

Tucked away in the Bahía de Naranjo Natural Park, this adults only hideaway offers peaceful relaxation, sumptuous luxury and superior service. The stunning Playa Esmeralda beach is protected by coral reefs whilst the pool is a perfect chill-out zone. A fabulous array of activities includes non-motorised watersports whilst dining choices include Cuban, Mediterranean and Oriental cuisines, an international buffet and a beachfront restaurant. 354 rooms.

Meal upgrade options

•   Two swimming pools.

All Inclusive

•   All meals and selected drinks (premium drinks extra charge)
•   Non-motorised watersports and use of fitness centre
•   Day and evening entertainment locally

Kuoni plus*

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Room Upgrade Offers

Complimentary upgrade to a higher room category (subject to availability).

  • Valid to 30APR on all meal plans and in Deluxe Suite rooms only.
  • This offer applies to each room and to each day of the stay and is applicable once.

Spa Offers

Complimentary 20% Spa discount.

  • Valid to 30APR on all meal plans and in all rooms.
  • This offer applies to each room and to each day of the stay and is applicable once.

Kuoni Offers

Complimentary USD 1000.00 resort credit, per room, for use towards YHI Spa, off menu drinks, special dinners and room upgrade (limits apply).

  • Valid 01MAY to 31OCT on all meal plans and in all rooms.
  • This offer applies to each room for stays of 7 days or more and is applicable once.

Complimentary USD 550.00 resort credit, per room, for use towards YHI Spa, off menu drinks, special dinners and room upgrade (limits apply).

  • Valid 01MAY to 31OCT on all meal plans and in all rooms.
  • This offer applies to each room for stays of 4 days or more and is applicable once.

*Offers are subject to change and special discounts may replace the above Kuoni Plus offers. For confirmation of the offers valid for your holiday, please use our online booking process (valid offers are shown below ‘what’s included’ or by clicking the ‘K+ offers’ button) or call us on 0844 4880116.