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I got married in Cuba at Playa Pesquero in Holguin. It was perfect. I loved every minute of it. If you need any info contact me. I have the wedding coordinator's email address and she was amazing.

I was debatting between PP and Paradisus Rio De Oro which was suggested, but we had kids and kids are not allowed a Paradisus. So, it was an easy choice for me.

Let me know if you need any advice.
For some reason I can't figure out how to PM you. Just curious, does Play Pesq. have more than one area where you can get married? Do they offer chair covers?

I would love to get some more info from you smile159.gif

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hi playa pesquero offers you 2 places to get married at,the beach or the gazebo, we chose the beach, as for chair covers i don,t know as there was just the 2 of us.i,m sorry but i don,t understand when you say ;how to pm you; not sure what that means.xx

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Hey There

I am also going to be a cuban bride

 

We booked Playa Casa Verde ... Holguin. The resort is right beside Play pesquero but is smaller - 480 rooms. I did try to book playa pesquero but we had some glitch with the date... and the price was better at play casa verde.

 

Our wedding date is Dec 29/08.

 

If you want any details on feel free to PM me. I had done about 2 months of nonstop research prior to booking.

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We booked Playa Casa Verde ... Holguin. The resort is right beside Play pesquero but is smaller - 480 rooms. I did try to book playa pesquero but we had some glitch with the date... and the price was better at play casa verde.

Our wedding date is Dec 29/08.

Wow, that is our planned wedding date too and we are looking at Playa Pesquero. Can I ask what the glitch was with the date? Also, how much is it costing per person to get there? I just got some quotes back from Puerta Vallarta and they're completely unrealistic. I'm feeling like we're gonna have to push the wedding back a month to make it work.

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You are all so lucky :-) I believe once the embargo is lifted( and the end of the communism regime of course), There are a lot of american companies waiting to invest there, and the rich history and architecture, the most beautiful beaches in the world and the friendly people, Cuba will be a favorite vacation spot and a top destination wedding for americans.

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Haven't heard from any of you Cuba brides in a while. How's the planning going? Any more advice on locations?

 

We're now considering Barcelo Maya Palace, as well. The location looks nice although I'm a little worried about all the reports about crazy mosquitoes on trip advisor.

 

Anyone been there? In January?

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Hey Teacherbride

 

Planning is going well. I booked Playa Costa Verde for our wedding Dec 29th. I have 18 people booked including us (so far). I found a dress .... now I need to do the oot bags and stuff, but there is still lots of time.

 

So you are considering Mexico - Barcelo Maya Palace? The place looks beautiful. The Mayan was where I was considering at first.

 

Best of luck with planning.

Babyg

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