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Mansion Xanadu

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#18 of 62 Hotels in Varadero
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Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Bartender at roof top was very pleasant . Nice place to reward the resort staff for a night out and or invite good Cuban friends. It was my fifth return visit to this Mansion. Nice place to visit but there are better restaurants in Varadero. Bring plenty of CUC's!!!

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Lancashire, England
Reviewed 12 December 2016

We visited Mansion Xanadu with our daughter occupying two rooms. The rooms were very grand and spacious - they must have looked absolutely fantastic when in their pomp. However its like they switched the lights out back in the 50's and switched them back on for us to visit. Our room had a magnificent view over the beach because the...

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Princeton, Kentucky
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Loved the old Dupont family residence. Walked over here, right next to the Melia Las Americas hotel . It is located on the only 18 hole golf course in cuba. Beautiful place to sit and sip Mojitos and Caipirinhas. The drinks are excellent here. Go here for a great vibe.

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Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Beautiful house and interior! We loved the room and balcony that looked out on the sea! Rooms were not very clean (hair and ash from cigarette on the floor. An old blood stain on the pillow sheet). Dinner was delicious (it's included in the price, except for the drinks - 4cuc for a glass of wine). Breakfast is also good....

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scotland
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Didn't stay at this hotel but visited for the experience and a drink in the 3rd floor bar. Well worth a visit for a couple of hours. The bar on the 3rd floor is stunning and serves a great gin & tonic. A very narrow, quirky little staircase takes you up instead of the old elevator. There was no-one else...

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1Thank Sylvia L
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Absolutely amazing setting right at the seafront. Impeccable service. Best lobster i had in cuba. Good mojito. Extensive choice of wines. Very expensive for cuban standards. 140 cuc in total for two choosing the three course lobster menu with drinks and a couple of glasses of housewine. I recommend.

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1Thank Diederik W
Reviewed 20 September 2016

After travelling round Cuba for 2 weeks staying in casas prior to our trip to Xanadu, we were really excited for a bit of luxury. However I am sad to say that Xanadu did not live up to our expectations. The building itself is incredible and the views spectacular from our bedroom. Our bedroom felt like we were stepping back...

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Our night at this hotel counts as one of my most memorable experiences. The rooftop bar is one of the most beautiful places I have ever been, with a 360-degree view of the ocean, an exquisite art deco bar, a dashing barman, a kindly old waiter and an excellent jazz band. As we were the only guests at the bar,...

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1Thank Jlom2014
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 9 July 2016

The grand estate of Irenee DuPont de Numours, built in 1929, and similar to the extravagant "summer homes" of Newport, RI. Right on the ocean, with opulent dining facilities, 18-hole golf course, and a bar/restaurant on top with spectacular views!

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 1 July 2016

The former DuPont mansion perched on a rocky shoreline and surrounded by a golf curse is absolutely beautiful. We were fortunate enough to sit outside on the terrace overlooking the beach and the Caribbean. Service was attentive and friendly. Food prepared and presented by Chef Lima was world-class. People wanting to experience this level of luxury and ambiance are well...

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
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  • Beachfront
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Golf course
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  • Room Service

Additional Information about Mansion Xanadu

Address: Carretera Las Americas km. 8. 5, Varadero 42200, Cuba
Region: Caribbean > Cuba > Matanzas Province > Varadero
Hotel Class:4 star — Mansion Xanadu 4*
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Mansion Xanadu Hotel Varadero
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#16 Luxury Hotel in Varadero
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“222 is a corner room with balcony views across the beach”
 of 5 bubbles cupdecha, 9 Mar 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the Kublai Khan room, which had a lovely terrace and great view.”
 of 5 bubbles DanaanMI, 28 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Ocean view would be the best in my opinion.”
 of 5 bubbles DMPridham, 24 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Dont go to Varadero! Our room was n.222 (the Irenee Room) and offered beautiful views”
 of 5 bubbles Fraochoo, 10 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Not sure you would get a choice, as there are only 8 rooms, think they all face the sea.”
 of 5 bubbles Poppet2011, 6 Mar 2015 | Read review
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