Ranchon Playa Pilar

Ranchon Playa Pilar | Playa Pilar | Cayo Guillermo

This restaurant is located at the west end of Cayo Guillermo, on the most beautiful beach of all Cuba, Playa Pilar. The Pilar dunes are the highest in the whole Caribbean with its 15 meters above sea level. Playa Pilar is located seven kilometers from the hotels in Cayo Guillermo (Playa El Paso).

A new hotel is under construction in this area of Cayo Guillermo (Pilar-2 is the construction name) and another one should also be erected of the west-end area where the secondary road to the beach is (Pilar-1 is the construction name)

This restaurant and bar, under the management of the Cuban group Palmares offers a grill menu ... lobster, fish, shrimp, chicken, pork, fries, etc. with a choice of drinks. You will also find a cooler (popsicles, fudge, etc.), terrace, bathroom, telephone cabin, etc. In our photo album you will find the menu offered at the Ranchon Playa Pilar. The opening hours are from 10am @ 4:30 p.m. daily.

The view from the beach is beautiful. They built a small tower to give you an overview of the region, including the future Iberostar Playa Pilar located at the extremity east of Playa Pilar.

On the beach, there are comfortable beds ($), chairs, a bar($) named Coco Loco. It is possible to rent a snorkeling equipment at the local dive center 200 meters west of the Ranchon. The snorkeling is at the small island in front of Playa Pilar, Cayo Media Luna. The catamaran excursion stops at Playa Pilar after the lunch.

Click HERE to see our photos of the Ranchon Playa Pilar (Cayo Guillermo).

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