Zapata National Park, Cuba
This simple hotel offers basic accommodations in a superb setting on Playa Larga Beach, one of the finest beaches on the southern coast of Cuba. Individual brightly colored bungalows have air conditioning, private bath, satellite TV, telephone and safe. Buildings are spaced nicely apart around well-maintained gardens. The hotel's restaurant and bar are situated right on the beach, offering meals with a view and cooling ocean breezes. Take a swim in the pool or enjoy excellent snorkeling from the beach. Playa Larga provides an appealing base for exploring the Zapata Peninsula, the wild realm that draws nature lovers and birdwatchers to this remote area. Located on one end of the infamous Bay of Pigs, the hotel also offers a setting in which there are numerous items of interest to military history buffs.