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Reviewed 4 December 2016

Holidaying in Varadero we decided on a whim to visit La Habana. We have been lucky to find place as we have not made any reservation and somebody cancelled their booking for that day. It is a nice flat in walking distance from all main attraction. We stayed 2 nights and were well impressed by the cleanliness of big (air...

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Mannheim, Germany
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We had a really lovely time staying at Federico and Yanet's appartment - they were wonderful hosts and gave a lot of helpful suggestions (places to eat, events, transportation ...). Room and service were better than in some of the 4-5 * hotels we had stayed at previously during our round trip, and especially the breakfast was amazing! The central...

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New Orleans, Louisiana
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Federico and Yanet are gracious and amazing hosts. I had stayed with Federico years ago and was so happy to return. I was travelling solo and they treated me like part of their family, always checking in on me, giving advice on places to go and things to do and always having time for a chat. The room is spacious,...

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Sydney
Reviewed 30 April 2016

We stayed 7 nights in total , 3 at the start of our trip and 4 at the end. The location is excellent. Easy walks to anywhere in Havana, but particularly night walks along the Malecon or Prado were trip highlights. 2 rooms, one larger than the other and more comfortable for longer stay. Rooms and bathrooms spotlessly clean. Breakfasts...

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Remchingen, Germany
Reviewed 30 April 2016

During my 2nd Cuba Trip in 2016 (I visited Cuba already in 2015) I again stayed @ Federico's great Casa particular in centro Havanna. The fact that I went to this place again demonstrates my great satisfaction with regards to this casa and I can recommend it to everybody to go there. Especially due to the perfect location close to...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 24 January 2016

Stayed here for 3 days which was excellent. The other reviews are accurate. This place turned into something special. First, I left just under €500 in a cupboard by mistake. I didn't use the safe in the room as I always leave stuff in them! So, as soon as I realised I rang to let them know. Yanet found it...

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Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 15 January 2016

The casa "Balcon de Yamelis" is very well located, near Plaza Vieja, in old Havana. You can spend great time just walking around the casa. Be sure to have a heartwarming welcome when you arrive there. Room and bathroom are very clean, you even have the air conditionning. Yamelis gave us many advices and helped us to organize our trip...

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Reviewed 28 October 2015

We unfortunately didn't get to meet Frederico, but Yanet was and excellent host! This Casa is ideally located at the beginning of the Prado and you can easily walk from this place to almost all the attractions in the city. Malecon, Central Park, Obispo street, Museo de la Revolucion and Plaza de Armas just to name a few. When going...

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Australia
Reviewed 16 August 2015

Federico was an excellent host. From my arrival until departure he provided an excellent room and bathroom and advice and information for my trip in cuba. The room and bathroom were very clean, as was the rest of his apartment. Federico consistentky told me his house was also mine so i felt very relaxed. The location is also perfect, giving...

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Reviewed 19 May 2015

Totally recommended. Perfect casa in Havana for tourists. Great location, 1 km from Capitol, and tens metres from El Malecon. Very nice room, with private bathroom. Tasty breakfast, and what is the most important - the best host - Federico! He know everything about Havana, and Cuba. He gave us many practical advices, and he has answer in every question....

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Address: Carcel 156 | E/Prado y San Lazaro. Havana Vieja, Havana, Cuba
Region: Caribbean > Cuba > Ciudad de la Habana Province > Havana
Number of rooms: 2
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PatWilliamsLakeBC, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The main room is larger of 2 and most compfrtable for longer stay.”
  • Larger of the 2 rooms
  • Less than a 3 minute walk to Sunset on the Malecon
  • the street view
  • view from bathroom window...home of the rooster ;)
keensontour, 30 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Perfect place to explore Old Havana. Federico was truly 'Our man in Havana'”
gloriad575, 11 Mar 2015 | Read review
“This house has only 2 rooms. One room with 2 twin bed and other 1 king size bed. If you are a couple choice king size bed room it is better.”
ZehraC_13, 2 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Choose desired location, find a place to stay and most of all - read travelers' reviews about the place”
Jana_Michal, 6 Jun 2014 | Read review
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