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Playa del Carmen
Reviewed today NEW

I did not have a room here, but it is for sure my favorite location to just sit and enjoy the ambiance. The view, the place built in 1930, just take it all in. Great lunch under the shade out back is number one in Havana. Great Cuban cigar shop downstairs.

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Sweden
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We did not sty at the hotel but came here for a drink. The building is truly impressive and I was reminded of the design ideals behind classic hotels in southern California and Florida, and even the atmosphere at La Cuesta Encantada. The garden is a beautiful spot for having a drink. Unfortunately, many many others had the same idea...

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O'Fallon, Missouri
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

It was such a pleasure to stay at such an iconic hotel...especially as a US citizen after soooo many years of travel restrictions between our countries. The breakfast is AMAZING with a huge variety. Be sure to take the hotel tour and wander on your own. There is a gift shop and cigar shop and a book stand where you...

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Heyworth, Illinois
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

You are visiting Cuba and Havana and that requires an adjustment of expectations...not a downgrade, just an adjustment. When purchasing a stay at the Hotel Nacional de Cuba you are purchasing a chance to experience the history of the hotel and the city. And although it is a Cuban 5-star property, you will not receive the 5-star hotel experience one...

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Boston
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The location is amazing with beautiful views of the ocean and the city. There are great places to have a drink and enjoy. It is only ten cuban dollars to take a cab into town and it is ten minutes away.The hotel is soaked in history. Read Havana Nocturne for a great sense of the recent history of Cuba. Things...

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Vienna, Virginia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Nacional Hotel de Cuba has so very much to offer. A historic hotel on the Malecon, with a gorgeous spot to view sunsets, to the Hall of Fame of personalities visited, which is very informative, to a small museum on the Cuban Missile Crisis to UNESCO cannons to the most helpful concierge ever. Simply a must.

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Oakland, CA
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Full Disclosure I'm not reviewing the Hotel Nacional de Cuba for its rooms, rather I'm looking at it as a full service way-station for travelers in Havana who are in a local casa particular and who need, well almost anything to assist and augment their visit to Havana. For such a traveler, the Hotel Nacional de Cuba is excellent. The...

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Kent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I only stayed one night so it is hard to give a thorough review. However, I was not impressed. No internet computers were available after 9 p.m. How annoying is that! I guess they want to sell their more expensive wifi cards. Then at 9 a.m. when they opened they would not let me use my universal card, I had...

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Windsor, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Hotel room was dirty, shower and toilet roll holder falling apart. Hairs around the bath too! Lobby and gardens were great. Pool looked like you'd catch something from it. The amount they charge they could easily give it a refresh. Staff at reception were rude.

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Havana, Cuba
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Hotel Nacional de Cuba is one of the most known of the Country and certainly one the Icons of the city of La Habana. But Its fame is not coming from its history only but also from its excellence in the service. I had the honor to organize a dinner party (buffet) for 550 people at Hotel Nacional Swimming...

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room

Additional Information about Hotel Nacional de Cuba

Address: Calle 21 y O | Vedado, Plaza, Havana 10400, Cuba
Region: Caribbean > Cuba > Ciudad de la Habana Province > Havana
Price Range: $394 - $774 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Hotel Nacional de Cuba 5*
Number of rooms: 473
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Also Known As:
Nacional De Cuba Hotel
Nacional De Cuba Havana
Hotel Style:
#5 Family Hotel in Havana
#6 Luxury Hotel in Havana
#7 Business Hotel in Havana
#8 Romantic Hotel in Havana
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“Upper floors will offer the better views. It seems most rooms on the 7th floor are newer.”
 of 5 bubbles Tbraid, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The executive floor had nice rooms, your own concierge, an excellent breakfast. As with the rest of the hotel the wifi was inconsistent.”
 of 5 bubbles atlanticcity, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask to view a couple of room selections.”
  • Taxi services outside the front door of the hotel.
 of 5 bubbles Porsche_Guy, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We did not stay here only visited and therefore can't comment”
 of 5 bubbles Grahamthetraveller, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Stay on the 6th floor if you can”
 of 5 bubbles JCNicolet75, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
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