Paradisus Rio de Oro Resort & Spa

Location: Northern Cayes | Cuba

Price guide: £££££ £100-£200 per person per night

Getaway spots don’t come much more romantic than Paradisus Rio de Oro, a tropical idyll nestled on Cuba’s gorgeous northern coastline in the Bahia de Naranjo Natural Park. Verdant coastal forests meet vibrant coral reefs and platinum beaches at one of the most stunning nature spots in the whole Caribbean, and this tropical beach resort, with delicious food offerings, romantic seafront luxury huts and a range of outdoor activities, is the perfect place to make the most of it.
Perfect forLovebirds looking for the ultimate Caribbean getaway.
In the knowFor some cultural stimulation, visit nearby Chorro de Maita – the site of an aboriginal cemetery and some of the earliest Hispanic contact.

Recommended for...

  • Beach
  • Family-friendly
  • Snorkelling & Diving
  • Water activities

Hotel Overview


Amid the lush greenery, pure white beaches and coral reefs of Bahia de Naranjo Natural Park, one of the most beautiful spots in all the Caribbean.

Rooms at Paradisus Rio de Oro

The beachfront thatched bungalows which comprise Paradisus Rio de Oro’s rooms and suites combine picture-book tropical paradise with supremely comfortable interiors, classically decorated with a splash of Caribbean colour. Balinese showers and whirlpool bathtubs complete the effect, with private access to beautiful Las Caleticas beach and the hotel’s beautiful gardens.

Food and facilities

Paradisus Rio de Oro offers a range of exquisite Cuban and international cuisine at its range of restaurants and bars, and is renowned – making the most of its coastal location – for the quality of its seafood, in particular its lobster, salmon and shrimp. El Bohio specialises in the distinctive flavours and aromas of Cuban Creole cuisine, Sakura is the place to go for exquisitely prepared Japanese dishes, and Santa Maria is a beach shack and grill offering the freshest fruits of the ocean. There are also plenty of spots to kick back with a mojito, such as El Salton or La Conga, where you can also enjoy a variety of live music.

Activities at Paradisus Rio de Oro

Paradisus Rio de Oro is all about relaxation and romance, and at the YHI-Spa, with its emphasis on ‘light, vitality and harmony’, you can ease into a range of treatments designed to help you forget the worries and stress of everyday life in a beautiful natural setting. The resort also offers a range of watersports, such as kayaking, snorkelling, sailing and catamaran trips and diving – the best way to enjoy the natural beauty of the ocean and coral reef.

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