Just a 25 minute drive down the peninsula from Varadero´s international airport and some 10 minutes from the town centre you will find the Hotel Arenas Doradas a picturesque beachfront resort backed by the Marina Chapelin and ideally positioned in colourful gardens which open out onto the beach known as Playa Los Taïnos considered to be one of the best in Cuba. Set in 20 acres of land the Hotel complex is characterised by intrinsic Caribbean architecture blended artistically with a strong influence of Andalusian features. The low-rise construction of the Hotel is perfectly integrated with palm trees in their natural habitat the picturesque landscaped pool for adults the special one for children and the open air jacuzzi. The unmistakable Caribbean atmosphere is intensified by the profusion of coconut trees exotic vegetation extensive lush gardens waterfalls ornamental streams Caribbean music and the stunning white sands which contrast the exquisite turquoise blue of the sea. Flanking the golden sands of Varadero Beach this open-plan 316 room resort is spaciously laid out around a tropical land-scaped pool area with a sunken pool bar childrens pool and open-air jacuzzi. Beside the pool is the charming thatched Grill Restaurant Los Loritos and pathways lined with brightly coloured exotic vegetation lead to the wonderful beach of white sand where the water sports centre Los Taïnos offers you a wide range of activities. The Beach Restaurant El Galeón awaits you with a purely Caribbean atmosphere and culinary specialities including Spanish paella fresh fish and seafood barbacues and grill. Accommodation is in the form of eleven red-tiled 2-floor sandstone chalets arranged in a horseshoe shape opening out towards the beach divided by an ornamental stream and criss-crossed by pathways through the lush gardens. Opposite the main Buffet-Restaurant El Escarpe you will find the indoor/outdoor evening Entertainments Centre. The spacious octagonal lobby features a central fountain and Lobby-bar El Patio with a wicker furnished gallery and a variety of shops selling local handicrafts souvenirs and other holiday essentials. The guests can enjoy the daily live piano salsa or jazz rhythm while sitting comfortably in the lobby or having a cocktail in the lobby bar.