There are currently two commercial marinas in the Jardines del Rey beach-resort, the Marina Gaviota Cayo Coco (aka Marina Aguas Tranquilas) and the Marina Marlin Cayo Guillermo. They both offer a full range of water sports, catamaran cruises, diving and snorkeling excursions, fishing excursions, etc.
Marina Marlin Cayo Guillermo
This marina is located at the south-eastern tip of the island of Cayo Guillermo, to the right after crossing the Hemingway Bridge when coming from Cayo Coco; see the interactive map below (blue markers). They offer several types of catamaran tours, glass-bottom boat tours, snorkeling excursions, renting of water sports equipment, fishing excursions, kite surfing courses, etc. They also manage the Boat Adventure (speed boat tours) located in front of the marina (on the other side of the road). For scuba diving excursions, they are partner with the following dive centers: Blue Diving Center at hotel Melia Cayo Coco and Coco Diving Center at hotel Melia Cayo Guillermo. This is an international marina where national or foreign boats can dock for short or long stays.
Owner: Marinas y Nauticas Marlin S.A.
Address: Cayo Guillermo, Jardines del Rey, Ciego de Avila, Cuba
Phone: (53 33) 30 1737
Marina Gaviota Cayo Coco (aka Marina Aguas Tranquilas)
This marina is located in the Bautista Bay (Ensenada Bautista), on the north-eastern coast of Cayo Coco, a few kilometers south-east of the hotels located on Playa Las Coloradas (Sol and Melia Cayo Coco, Pullman Cayo Coco); see the interactive map below (blue markers). It’s a charter marina, smaller than the one in Cayo Guillermo. They offer a wide variety of nautical excursions, such as: full and half-day catamaran cruises, diving and snorkeling excursions, fishing excursions, and private boat charters.
Owner: Grupo de Turismo Gaviota
Address: Ensenada Bautista, Cayo Coco, Ciego de Avila, Cuba
Phone: (53 33) 30 1011
Click the thumbnail to view the distance bewteen the hotels and the Marinas
Click to view our Gallery of the Marina Gaviota Cayo Coco
Click to view our Gallery of the Marina Marlin Cayo Guillermo.
For more information, visit also our Excursions section, and our pages on: Scuba Diving, Fishing, Kitesurfing.
Lily & Normand