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The beds are worth it!

$10 CUC gets you a sun bed for the day and three drink tickets. No brainer! Jesus will run back and... read more

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Desmei
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Nice beach but too crowded

Very very beautiful beach with amazing colours of the sea, but far too crowded and you are charged... read more

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Reviewed yesterday

$10 CUC gets you a sun bed for the day and three drink tickets. No brainer! Jesus will run back and forth to the bar and restaurant for you if you don't feel like moving.

Thank Desmei
Reviewed yesterday

Very very beautiful beach with amazing colours of the sea, but far too crowded and you are charged 2CUC per sunbed.

Thank Ramesh K
Reviewed 6 days ago

Walked from our resort to visit this amazing beach. It was a good 35 minute walk around the coast on mainly rocks and in the ocean so best to have water shoes.

Thank Wendy V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Playa Pilar is worth the visit if your in Cayo Coco. Post card perfect. We took a double decker ride from our resort. The cabana hut was 10cuc with 3 drinks. The chair rental is 2cuc per chair with a palapa. The sand is sugar...More

Thank Annie-Luu-N
Reviewed 1 week ago

My Jan. 2016 review of Pl. Pilar was called "Worth a Visit". Based on our Aug. 2018, not any more. Do not bother going. While we have just been there in the hurricane / low season, with many hotels partially empty, etc., Pl. Pilar was...More

2  Thank SubjectivelyObjectiv
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

These are the best vacations I've ever had in my life I would like to thank very much mister Diego the GENERAL manager for giving us the best hospitality and I also want to congratulate the entertainment team and it's manager maikel for the great...More

Thank jose p
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this area about four years ago and we were really taken by the beauty of this beach. There wasn’t much on the beach, just a long stretch of pristine beach with beautiful sand. We went again this September and we were a little...More

1  Thank Michelle B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are staying near here definitely go spend the day there you will not regret it! Nice clear water, white sand and can rent a cabana for 10 peso for the entire day!

Thank mybele
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hi, Was alone 1 day at the beach. Even though they say it’s a woow beach i really found it more of a nice beach. For sure if you’re in Cayo Coco i will recommend going to see it. The catamaran and snorkeling was good...More

Thank Kiki C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Playa Pilar beach several times during our two week stay at Iberostar Playa Pilar. This is such a beautiful place. It’s easy to get to on the local bus for 5CUC for a day ticket. It’s also the beach they take you to...More

Thank beccahilton2012
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familymemories16
28 July 2018|
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Response from Giovanna15 | Reviewed this property |
Hi It’s a little far to walk I was at grand muthu in June Went 3 times by taxi It’s about 10 cuc round trip Or take the bus it’s about 2 stops it’s less than 10 min
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steveSouthampton
29 April 2018|
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Response from Scarletrugby | Reviewed this property |
We were there recently.The beach bar sell Heineken beer (not Cristal/Bucanero) & a can costs 3 CUCs.A pina colada costs 3 CUCs. Unsure about the larger restaurant or food costs but as it's a capative market with nothing else... More
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Thomas A
11 April 2018|
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Response from Scarletrugby | Reviewed this property |
We recently cycled from the Iberostar Daiquiri to PP & took us 30mins.You could easily walk it or if the Melia has bikes,cycle there like we did. It is a nice beach but nothing to rave about though.
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