About Royalton Hicacos
The Royalton Hicacos is an all-inclusive, adults-only resort that that sits right along Varadero Beach, 11.8 kilometres from downtown Varadero.
Each of the 404 rooms at this resort comes with air conditioning, a hairdryer, a minibar, a private bathroom, satellite television, and an in-room safe. Rooms come with ironing facilities, a living area, free toiletries, and a full-sized balcony or patio, as well.
Amenities available at this resort include free non-motorized water sports, a swimming pool, a hot tub, daily entertainment, nightly shows, a games room, and tennis courts. A tour booking desk, laundry facilities, and Wi-Fi are offered for a fee.
The restaurants at the Royalton Hicacos resort are called Gran Plaza Hicacos, Don Pascuale, El Caribe, Las Morias, El Viejo y el Mar Beach Grill, Café Bistrot Le Bonheur, and Scoops. The property also has six bars.
This resort is 1.9 kilometres from Delfinario, 6.3 kilometres from the Varadero Golf Club, and 11 kilometres from Josone Park.
On a beautiful beach
Most guests of this resort have loved the fact that it is right along a white, sandy beach. This beach is said to be one of the most beautiful on the entire island and is one of the reasons why guests return to this property year after year.
Very friendly staff
Many guests have reported that the staff at this property is extremely friendly. Guests have found everyone from the front desk to the housekeeping staff to be accommodating, which ensured that they had everything that they needed. You will be assigned a butler when you first arrive, as well, making it easy to make requests.
A quiet resort
Since this resort is adults-only, it is very quiet. Guests have appreciated being able to find a quiet place to spend some time in the Caribbean, as it ensured that they weren't disturbed during their time in Cuba.
Past guests have complained about the quality of the Wi-Fi at this resort. The Wi-Fi isn't included in the price, as you have to buy internet cards and the service is only available in the lobby. Guests have said that the Wi-Fi barely works at all, making it difficult to communicate with friends and family.
Not the best food
Guests have mentioned that the food at the buffets isn't the best and starts to get a little tired after spending an entire week at the resort. In addition, guests have reported that the food often isn't hot enough and that the meat is poor in quality.
Bugs and mosquitoes
There have been complaints about the number of bugs and mosquitoes at this resort. Guests have said that this is a problem all over the island, so bug spray is a necessity when staying there.