Cayo Santa María (Cay or “Key” of Santa Maria) is an island off Cuba’s north central coast in the Jardines del Rey archipelago. The island is linked by road and bridge to the town of Caibarién on the main island. Cayo Santa María is well known for its white sand beaches and luxury all inclusive resorts.
The first hotel to open its door was the Sol Cayo Santa Maria in Dec. 2001. All hotels in Cayo Santa María, currently 17 for a total of 9,857 rooms, are owned by the Cuban group Gaviota. The « Cayos de Villa Clara » project is the construction of 10,000 rooms on the islands of Cayo Santa Maria, Cayo Ensenachos and Cayo Las Brujas.
The island is linked to the mainland near Caibarién by a 48 km causeway constructed between 1989 and 1999 by Campaña de Las Villas. The island is administered as part of Caibarién, a municipality of Villa Clara Province.
Dhawa Cayo Santa Maria
Edgy, cool and sassy, Dhawa is the fourth brand of Banyan Tree Hotels & Resorts and Dhawa Cayo Santa Maria marks the Group´s first foray into Cuba. Dhawa Cayo Santa Maria, Cuba will be the first and only Lifestyle hotel in the destination.
Perfect for family, couples and group leisure stays, look out for great entertainment, exhilarating activities and recreation and All-Inclusive gourmet dining.
Playa Cayo Santa Maria
The Playa Cayo Santa María is an all-inclusive hotel with an huge number of services: unlimited access to all bars and restaurants, leisure activities for children and adults, a spa and many other activities to relax and unwind.
It provides 769 rooms on 3 floors, with fantastic sea views over Villa Clara Keys, the swimming pool or the garden.
Melia Cayo Santa Maria
Elegant all-inclusive beachfront resort in the idyllic natural environment of Cayo Santa María. An ideal location for couples and families.
Original two-storey bungalows reminiscent of local architecture with spacious rooms with garden, pool and sea views. The Premium Rooms and Grand Suite offer exclusive services to make you feel truly special.
Enjoy a luxurious dining experience in our restaurants and the finest Asian, Mediterranean and Creole cuisine, buffet options and à la carte service. Our bars are ideal company for those moments of rest and relaxation on the beach, in the pool or in the lobby .
Enjoy every moment of your stay in the calm sea or one of our two swimming pools, or check out all the entertainment and activities in our Club House, Fitness Centre and sports courts.
Our YHI Spa nurtures your body and soul in the most relaxing environment. A great choice of body treatments, private pool, water circuits and personalised assistance in an oasis of peace.
Our programmes for families and couples feature special accommodation services, different types of rooms, children’s clubs, assistants and activity coordinators.
Royalton Cayo Santa Maria
Combining the charming culture of Cuba with a luxury product, exceptional service, and incredible attention to detail, the Royalton Cayo Santa Maria promises the adults-only vacation of your dreams. Our picturesque facilities, warm staff, exhilarating culture and world-class cuisine are the perfect components to create an unforgettable All-In Luxury® vacation. Built for discerning travelers, this modern resort features Diamond Club™ for a higher level of service and tranquil pool, beach and dining areas for guests over the age of 18 only.
The world-class all inclusive resort has been awarded top accolades by TripAdvisor® since its opening and is the recipient of over 900 guest reviews. A winner in the categories of the Most Popular Hotel in the Caribbean, Most Romantic Hotel in the Caribbean and Best Hotel in the Caribbean, the hotel is undoubtedly a favorite.
Starfish Cayo Santa Maria
Located along the sublime white sand beaches of Cayo Santa, the Starfish Cayo Santa all-inclusive resort offers guests a wonderful vacation escape. The resort is surrounded by lush flora, and includes 24-hour food and beverage service, memorable excursionsand a variety of fun activities for both adults and kids. With an entertainment theatre that can hold up to 1,000 people, sparkling swimming pools and a sports club, there is always something for everyone to enjoy in this slice of paradise.
Cayo Santa, a quaint and exotic island paradise, is 13 km-long and 2-km wide, situated north of the main island of Cuba in the Jardines del Rey. The islet, linked to the mainland by a causeway, boasts 11 kilometers of beautiful beaches and is a charming destination for visitors to enjoy the tropical sun, warm breezes, and turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea.
Warwick Cayo Santa Maria
on the islet CAYO SANTA, approx. 5 km from Pueblo La Estrella and approx. 10 km from Pueblo Las Dunas- tourist villages with an entertainment and recreational base, shops and restaurants, approx. 11 km from the dolphinarium, approx. 69 km from Remedios, approx. 314 km from Varadero, approx. 414 km from Havana, approx. 120 km from the airport in Santa Clara; bus stop by the hotel (runs to and from discos).
Las Colorades, public, sandy, gently shelving beach, right next to the hotel (up to 600 m depending on exact accommodation), free umbrellas, sunbeds and towels on a separate private section; 2 all inclusive bars.
Sol Cayo Santa Maria
Located alongside the beach of Cayo Santa María, the Sol Cayo Santa all-inclusive resort has a privileged natural environment, ideal for enjoying with your partner or family. An extensive stretch of beach with calm, shallow waters and three freshwater swimming pools invite you to relax and enjoy the pleasure. The resort also has extensive facilities for sports, a gym, water sports and a varied daytime and evening entertainment programme. Design a perfect family vacation with the help of the Meliá Cuba Cubamigos programme. We offer special accommodation options, a children’s pool with attractions for kids, a mini-club with playground, terraces and a baby club, plus a kids corner in the buffet and a pizzeria.
Our cuisine celebrates the finest island flavours and aromas. Enjoy varied and delicious cuisine in the buffet and in à la carte restaurants options featuring barbecues and roasts, and bars serving exquisite tropical cocktails. The bars also offer a tea-time service with fruit juice and cava. The closest airport is Santa Maria de Santa Clara, 70 km away from Sol Cayo Santa.