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Paradisus Rio de Oro Resort and Spa

Sitting on the finest white sands of Esmerelda Beach on the outskirts of Guardalavaca, recently renovated throughout the Hotel, the Paradisus Rio de Oro Resort and Spa offers pure luxury from the moment you step foot in Hotel.

This exclusively for Adults Only hotel, has every luxury you could ask for and for extra pampering, upgrade to the new Royal Section with added benefits exclusive to Royal Section Guests only. A fabulous destination in what is quite probably one of the very best hotels in Cuba.

Hotel Overview

Nestled in The Bahia de Naranjo Natural Park in Playa Esmerelda, the Paradisus Rio de Oro Resort & Spa is an Adult Only Beachfront Paradise, with a total of 354 rooms, including 254 Junior Suites, 40 Deluxe Junior Suites, 36 Master Junior Suites Royal Service and 14 Master Junior Suites.

Fancy champagne on ice round the pool? Well, with not a child in sight, this happens at the Paradisus Rio de Oro Resort and Spa; your every whim is catered for at this fabulous 5* hotel.


Take your pick of luxury from 354 rooms. The 254 Junior Suites are set in two storey bungalows, all of them have either a terrace or balcony, are 43m2 in size and have either two queen size or one king size bed, and come equipped with air conditioning, satellite TV, CD Player, telephone (calls payable locally), fridge, coffee maker, iron and ironing board. The Deluxe Junior Suites have the same facilities as the Junior Suites with the added benefits of bathrobes, a terrace and a hammock. The Deluxe Suites have the same facilities as the Deluxe Junior Suite plus the added space of a separate living room.

The Royal Service Master Junior Suites and Royal Service Master Junior Suites with Ocean View, sleep 2 adults with a King Size bed and have the same facilities as the other rooms but also the exclusive Royal Service, which offers a luxury welcome cocktail, personalised check and VIP service on arrival, room service 24 hours a day, Butler Service, turn down service, pillow and sheet menu, guaranteed reservations for the a la carte restaurants, diving facilities and the spa, a VIP Minibar, 1 Hydrothermal Circuit per person per stay and also 1 free massage per person per stay in the Spa.

The suites are also double the size of the Junior Suites at a massive 90m2! Now we are talking luxury! Prices for different types of suites do vary so please call us on 0800 810 8959 for a tailor made quotation personalised to your requirements.


The numerous facilities at the Paradisus Rio de Oro Resort and Spa include 24 hour room service (charge may apply – included for Royal Service guests), Bureau de Change, massage, Scuba Diving, WI-FI Internet connection in all Public Areas, Shops selling handicrafts and gifts, Wedding House, Laundry and Dry Cleaning Service, Doctor on call.

Bars and Restaurants

There are 6 Restaurants including the Buffet Restaurant with show cooking and themed evenings three times a week.

The A la Carte Restaurants consist of a Cuban Restaurant serving exquisite food accompanied by a selection of live music.

 The Mediterranean Restaurant with a fine selection of wines to choose from.

A Japanese Restaurant with ‘show cooking’.

A delightful gourmet restaurant specialising in international cuisine.

Los Helechos is an exclusive A la Carte Restaurant reserved for Royal Service Guests. There is also the Beach Restaurant with BBQ and snack service at midday and a Snack Bar/BBQ in the Swimming pool area, so wherever you are, you are never far from another eatery.

There are 5 Bars consisting of a swim up bar, lobby bar, pool bar, beach bar and a music bar to while away your evenings in.


There are plenty of activities to keep you occupied and to perhaps make you feel a little less guilty from sampling all the wonderful variety of gastronomic delights on offer at the Hotel!

There are 2 freeform swimming pools on offer with swim up bar, copious amounts of sun terrace with luxurious sun beds, there is a luxurious spa at this hotel to indulge yourself with, and refresh and revitalise the 5 senses (Spa payable locally).

Included in your All Inclusive package is windsurfing, catamarans, snorkelling equipment, tennis, one introductory scuba diving lesson in the swimming pool, 1 hour on a hobby cat, gym and health centre with a Sauna and massage facilities (massage payable locally) whirlpool bath, aerobics and aqua aerobics laid on by the hotel’s animation team, grass football pitch, basketball, beach volleyball, water polo, water bikes, table tennis, pool table and darts.

Every evening there is an evening show preceded by entertainment in the lobby area and throughout the day the animation Team are available for daytime activities if you wish to join in or you can choose to just relax and unwind at either the pool or at the beautiful Esmerelda Beach.

Weddings and Renewal of Vows

Where else could be better to hold a Wedding or Renew your Vows? The Paradisus Rio de Oro Resort and Spa is the perfect place overlooking the turquoise blue waters. The Hotel also has a Wedding House. Your dedicated Wedding Planner in resort will cater to your every whim.

The Paradisus Rio de Oro Resort & Spa is what it says, Paradise! Being the only Adult only hotel in Guardalavaca it also has the peace and quiet for those who want to get away from it all, while still having all the activities and leisure you could dream of in the most perfect setting.

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