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Casa El Balcon

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Neuchatel, Switzerland
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We stayed 2 nights there. Appart from my sickness the first day, I enjoyed the Casa. Mignelis (the owner) speaks a quite good english. Which is not the case elsewhere in Cuba. But we almost never see her husband Juanito. She is helpeful and welcoming. She has a lot of things to do as well.. She couldn't cook the first...

Thank timxtim
Reviewed 11 March 2017

It was a great stay in Mignelys' Casa! it tooks place 2 streets behind the main street of Vinales. she has about 3 rooms, very large, confortable and very clean, and a privative bathroom. you stay very far from the noisy street and Mignelys is very kind, and speaks english very well ! she wants to be sure that everything...

Thank christellendac
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed my stay in casa el balcon. The couple who owned the place were very helpful booking bikes, a tour, taxi and our next casa for us. They were always on hand with any queries. The rooms were very clean and spacious with good air conditioning. The breakfast was very tasty and so too was the dinner I...

Thank Elaine H
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Casa El Balcon is a wonderful place to stay in Vinales. Mignelys and Juanito are perfect hosts and speaks excellent English. Mignelys is an amazing cook and we had all our meals there - breakfast, lunch and dinner. You can choose your protein and she'll make you a delicious soup, rice, cassava chips, veggies (can request raw or cooked) and...

Thank An P
Reviewed 23 February 2017

The house is new and clean, the hosts are incredibly nice and helpful. Location is in the perfect center of the small village of Vinales. The hosts will help you with whatever you may need, a taxi ride or a trip into the plantations. Also good food served in the Casa. Strongly recommended!!

Thank Lorenzo_Cerchi
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

This Casa has a great balcony overlooking a busy street with a parade of vehicles, animals and people that can entertain you for hours. They also have a huge rooftop terrace with great sunset and Vinales valley views. The 4 rooms have their own bathroom and can be a little loud, especially the street side one. We ate dinner here...

Thank Madison-WI2016
Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Mignelys & Juan were so friendly, helpful & accommodating. We had dinner on the roof terrace - excellent lobster dinner. Miglnelys arranged a horse ride for us & even exchanged money saving us from standing in a long line at the Cambio. El Balcon is centrally located and close to everything. Wonderful visit all around to Vinales.

Thank Rowersue
Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 February 2017

After a long drive to Viñales we were welcomed by the family, shown our rooms and given some fresh juice to help us relax. The casa is beautifully kept with a great roof terrace for enjoying the sunset over Viñales with one of Juanito's potent mojitos. We requested dinner on our first night, and then again the following nights as...

Thank KerryMig
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Vinales is a must see when traveling to Cuba. It was very different from anywhere else that we visited in the country. El Bacon de Mignelys y Juanito was the perfect place to stay for the 2 nights and 3 days that we explored the town. The house is very modern. The rooms are very comfortable and very clean. The...

Thank Veronica C
Stuttgart, Germany
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Casa particular, centrally located but relatively quiet, veranda to the lively street and rooftop terrace, great rooms with European Standard, very clean, very good breakfast, best coffee in Cuba we had, very good dinner Option, not only compared with Cuban Standards but European. Best Cocktails in town by friendly but quiet host - El Balcon was one of the best...

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Address: Trejo 48 | 2nd Floor, Vinales 22400, Cuba
Region: Caribbean > Cuba > Pinar del Rio Province > Vinales
Number of rooms: 15
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“petit déjeuner, et diner très copieux ! prenez la langouste de Mignelys !!!”
christellendac, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for the front room on the balcony.”
908anp, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The room in the very back of the house was a bit more quiet but we preferred the room in the front with access to the balcony.”
veronicacX1181EK, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We had the front room and it was spacious, modern & well furnished but any room is fine….you really really want to stay in this place!”
travellingenthusias, 6 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We were lucky to get the room at the front of the house with a balcony outside from where you can follow the busy life of a Cuban street.”
Fellini250693, 20 Apr 2016 | Read review
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