What comes to mind when thinking of Holguin, Cuba is turquoise waters and white sand. Located in the eastern part of the country.  Such a popular area for so many reasons.

  • pure white sand to walk in!
  • turquoise warm water!
  • incredible hotels!
  • lots to see and do!
Imagine being Christopher Columbus back centuries ago as he arrived on the beautiful shores!  I am sure it was enough to take your breath away then as it is now.

The main city where you will fly into is about a 1 hour drive to the resort area and beach.  Flight time from central Canada (Toronto) to Holguin  is approximately  3 1/2 hours.

Quick Facts

Language:  Spanish
Currency:  CUC click here for more information on their currency.
Airport Code:  HOG
Electricity:  220 volts in most hotels
Time Zone:  GMT -4 hours
Cuba Tourist Board: (Toronto) 416-234-8181
Departure Tax:  $25 CUC cash

***** Please note that medical travel insurance is a requirement for entry into the country.  Please contact us for information and the rates for your trip.*****

All Inclusive Resorts

We recommend 5 properties for this area if you are planning a Destination Wedding.  Simply click on the hotel name to see the full details of the property.  
If you would like a group rate for any of these properties please complete the location planner.

Paradisus Rio de Oro

Playa Turquesa

Playa Pesquero

Playa Costa Verde

Sol Rio de Luna y Mares

Would you like to compare properties?  We have made it easy for you click on the link to see the comparison chart!

Holguin, Cuba Hotel Comparison Chart

As you will see from the chart below temperatures are very warm especially through late winter into early fall.  Rainy months will be from September to Early November.  Even in the cooler months it is warm during the daytime and all you need in the evening is a light sweater.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May June July Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec

82°F or 28°C

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90°F or 32°C

88°F or 31°C

85°F or 29°C

83°F or 28°C


66°F or 19°C

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73°F or 23°C

73°F or 23°C

71°F or 21°C

68°F or 20°C

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Day Trip Ideas

A big part of planning a group trip or a vacation for yourself is to have a variety of day trips to select from.  We have a great assortment of ideas for you located on our excursions page.

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