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El Colony Hotel

Star Rating: 3* el colony hotel   Resort: isle of youth   Destination: cuba

El Colony Hotel Overview

Positioned by the Siguanea Bay to the south of La Isla de la Juventud (Isle of Youth), in the place that is often called "the land of the thousand names" in allusion to the denominations the place received along the centuries and inaugurated in the 50's, El Colony Hotel rises in a paradisiacal beach to the south of this Cuban island, being a convenient 5 minutes from the airport of Siguanea, a-35 minutes' flight from Havana and 42 km from the city of Nueva Gerona.

El Colony Hotel is renowned in the area for being one of the better equipped hotel for scuba diving, with its very own scuba diving centre. The underwater world to be discovered beneath the surface here is considered a paradise due to the colourful life found in the transparent and blue waters belonging to the insular rich platform.

Along the hotel's 77 rooms, consisting of 45 doubles, 24 double bungalows, 6 suites and 2 presidiential suites guests will find standard amenities such as: air-conditioning, en-suite bathroom, double or twin beds, telephone with direct line, safe and Cable TV, terrace or balcony.

For entertainment this hotel features a games room, a TV room and dance lessons. Other convenient facilities include an art gallery, a souvenir shop and a night club. ames, When it comes to sports, especially those of aquatic nature, the guests are spoilt for choice here. There is a swimming pool with children area, parasols, beach chairs and towels services, tennis court, horseback riding, and bicycle rental. The specialty here are the water sports, with a range of nautical activities including Catamaran, Snorkel, Windsurf, Kayak and to top it all of, guests also enjoy all the facilities the Colony International Diving Centre offers.

Also from the El Colony Hotel, a number of trips and excursions take lovers of flora and fauna to visit places like the Punta Francés Marine National Park, Jones' Jungle, the hatchery of marine turtles or the Crocodiles Hatchery of the Lanier Marsh for alone to mention some but also for those interested ones in the history or the speleology that can visit the Punta del Este Caves, the Property the one Opens up or the Model Prison.

The Hotel El Colony has a fascinating past with stories and legends of corsairs and pirates that once upon a time used the island to hide their treasures and in whose adventures the writer, Robert Louis Stevenson drew inspiration to write his novel, The Island of the Treasure. They say that treasures buried by the pirates around this area still exist and that they have never been located.

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El Colony Hotel provides comfortable accommodation in the form of 77 guest rooms and 24 bungalows, all of which feature the following amenities: 

  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Double Beds or Twin Beds 
  • Hair-dryer
  • In-room Safe
  • Terrace or Balcony
  • Bar  
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming pool with children's area
  • TV room/bar (international channels) 
  • Water sports  
  • Scuba Diving School
  • Art Gallery
  • Garden
  • Laundry & Ironing Service
  • 24-hour Medical services
  • Money exchange
  • Parking
  • Reception staff speak Spanish, English, French, German, Italian
  • Shop(s) with basic supplies, souvenirs & gifts
  • Snacks and drinks 24 hours a day
  • Tours & tourist information desk
  • Disabled facilities
  • Car Rental
  • Taxi 

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