Ranchon Las Dunas, Cayo Coco
• Beach: Playa Larga (Playa Academia sector)
• Close-by hotels: Tryp Cayo Coco, Iberostar Mojito, Hotel Colonial.
• Opening hours: Daily, from 9 am to 10 pm
• Services: Grill restaurant (Seafood, grilled fish or meat), bar, live music, bathroom, palapas on the beach.
This Ranchon is located on the longest beach in Cayo Coco, called Playa Larga. More specifically on a sector of this beach called Playa Academia (in reference to a tourism school located a little further west). It’s a nice and friendly place to get a cold drink, a snack or a meal after a long walk on the beach, while enjoying live music and the magnificent view of the sea. Next to this Ranchon you’ll find a small Souvenirs Shop. You can get to the Ranchon by the beach from the hotels mentioned above. If you’re staying in another hotel, you can take the panoramic bus called Jardines del Rey Bus Tour, and get off at the roundabout where is located the Centro Commercial Gaviota, from there continue on foot on the road towards to beach that leads to Ranchon Las Dunas.
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Typical Ranchon prices (may vary): Seafood Special (half-lobster, shrimps, fish) 15 to 20 CUC / Full lobster plate (langusta) 15-20 CUC / Shrimps (camarones) 8-10 CUC / Cuttlefish (calamares) 5-6 CUC / Grilled chicken or pork 4-5 CUC / Grilled fish (pescado) 5-6 CUC / Hamburger 2-3 CUC / Beer and soft drinks 1 CUC / Rum cocktail 1.50 CUC
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