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GORGEOUS BEACH, kinda windy and too chilly in Dec for swimming though

there are kite surfers most days, and it was extremely cold along the entire eastern seaboard, the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
MarisaNewton
To commercialized now

We travelled back here after 10 years. You could really appreciate this beautiful beach then. There... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
DaveyMack
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Midland, Canada
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  • Average5%
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“beautiful beach” (222 reviews)
“the bus” (120 reviews)
“beach bar” (53 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 days ago

there are kite surfers most days, and it was extremely cold along the entire eastern seaboard, the water was just too chilly for us to swim

Thank MarisaNewton
Reviewed 4 days ago

We travelled back here after 10 years. You could really appreciate this beautiful beach then. There was no huts, buildings or any construction near by. Now unfortunately it feels like a resort beach. Still a great beach though.

Thank DaveyMack
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Playa Pilar beach is the most beautiful beach I have ever seen. Calm shallow water and white silky sand makes this a spectacular view!

Thank Sherry B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to Pilar sadly on quite a windy day, so that ocean was quite choppy. Only saw two crabs, and no other fishies... Sand is beautiful, soft etc., but there was quite a lot of seaweed up on the beach. Cafe for lunch was not...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The view is insane. And the sand... like powdered sugar! There is currently some construction going on but that is to be expected given the recent storms. Highly recommend a visit!

Thank Sunshiny Elias
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Never see a sand like this! Is like flour! I spend a day there and it was magnificent!! We recommend this beach to all travellers who visit Cayo Guillermo or Cayo Coco!

Thank Raul S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful , lots of beautiful fish - too many crabs - nice to see them - though we got in their space a few times and got nipped

Thank Jrncrystal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Definitely worth heading over to this public beach. The weather wasn't great when we went, but it was still worth seeing and experiencing.

Thank Mcfeely
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful place. A must see for sure & well worth the time! Spent the day there with our family of 14 flying kites and enjoying the beach. We will recommend and return for sure.

Thank tsbs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

went to check it out after 2 years away and well .... it needs someone to give it some love. it needs to be maintained from the tip of it to the end. its being reformed as we speak. please help clean it up and...More

Thank baileydogKingston
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Nancy S
May 17, 2017|
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Response from Victoria E | Reviewed this property |
THe hotel beach is minimal. Not really a beach per se, just access to the water to swim and use the boats. Pillar beach is beautiful and people who go there do so as a destination.
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Giovanna15
May 10, 2017|
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Response from Dean C | Reviewed this property |
Hi the distance will depend on where you are staying and the cost if you go on the catamaran excursion is around 76cuc but you can get on a bus from your hotel to go to pilar beach that is 5cuc I'm returning back to Cuba for... More
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The325
April 12, 2017|
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Response from Dean C | Reviewed this property |
I dident see any
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