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Casa Particular Isel e Ileana Havana

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 November 2015

Isel is a hoot! We had a great time with Isel, Maria-Julia and Ileana and stayed 6 nights in total. The apartment is on the first floor in a great location in Habana Vieja. It's easily walkable to everywhere and quieter than some streets (such as Obisbo). It's a small apartment with 2 rooms for rent. We had the main...

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Reviewed 2 November 2015 via mobile

Isel is a great host and a very lovable and funny person. She takes care of all your needs and answers all your questions - a little Spanish practice before you arrive here will do wonders as she is still improving her English. Location wise you almost can't get any closer to the action - only 2 blocks away from...

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Leuven, Belgium
Reviewed 4 October 2015

We were picked up from the airport for 30 CUC by a friend of Isel. We stayed with her for 6 or 7 nights and had a lovely time. She is extremely friendly and we felt immediately at ease. She gave us a lot of helpful tips and arranged our casas in Vinales and Trinidad (short review of those casas:...

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Port Angeles, Washington
Reviewed 3 July 2015

I loved my stay at Isel and Ileana's Casa. I want to go back to stay there and to see them! The location was wonderful. I wanted to be in Old Havana within easy walking distance of everything and that was exactly what I found. The food that they served me was more than I could eat, fresh and really...

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Toronto
Reviewed 22 April 2015

I can't imagine a better place to stay while visiting Havana. Isel's house is in the heart of it all; and Isel has such a big heart! Room: nice bed, spacious, great balcony, accessible bathroom, air conditioning, good lighting. Food: the best rice and beans in all of Cuba (I have to get the recipe), great fruit and eggs for...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 4 April 2015

Isel, Maria and Ileana are fantastic hosts for you in the center if Havana Vieja. Location is #1, two streets from the center of pedestrian tourist activity in Old Havana. Safe, helpful, friendly. If you are an independent traveller, you will appreciate the local help that Isel provides. They also provide a great big breakfast of fruits and eggs for...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 28 March 2015

"Gay, no problem. No gay, no problem." Here you will experience Cuba in a way that most tourists never do. Isel and Illeana are two of the warmest people I have ever met. Gracious hosts in every way, they make you feel like you are staying with good friends. We rented the casa for a week and found it to...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 11 March 2015

This is an excellant casa. Clean, comfortable, charming. The room is large with a fantastic balcony for watching busy, exciting old Havana. Isel is so friendly and outgoing and open to help you with anything you need. Ileana is a wonderful cook!!! Definitely eat breakfast and dinner at the casa. All fresh, homemade food, we never needed lunch and we...

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3Thank Tessa J
Truro, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 March 2015

stayed at Ileana guesthouse it was fantastic the location is right in town . Trinidad is one of the best places in Cuba. we met her husband and mama .I have to say they were the perfect host . NOT if I go back to Trinidad but when I will be staying at Ileanas . they booked us into a...

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Reviewed 15 February 2015

What a wonderful place to stay. We were happy and lucky to stay in this Casa. They are busy and we were able to get one glorious night in their home. The balcony is a real treat, since you can look down and watch the comings and goings of Cubanos. The breakfast service was delicious and lots of attention to...

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Lovely and cosy clean casa in old Havana, run by two very hospitable women. Near Obispo, Malecon and Floridita. Typical Cuban breakfast and dinner is optional. Great chef! Always willing to show you around Havana. Private bedroom with TV, balcony and bathroom with shower/bath and toilet. Gay-friendly casa. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa Particular Isel e Ileana Havana

Address: Compostela #153 | 1er. Piso. Apto. 2, Havana, Cuba
Region: Caribbean > Cuba > Ciudad de la Habana Province > Havana
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Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Price Range: $57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 1
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“The smaller room has a private bathroom (but it's tiny). The larger room with two beds has a larger bathroom but it's shared.”
 of 5 bubbles reba1970, 4 Aug 2016 | Read review
“There are two rooms and they are both nice!”
  • View from the very beautiful, and very typical balcony.
 of 5 bubbles jroseshall, 22 Apr 2015 | Read review
“any all very Cuban”
 of 5 bubbles 10stmerryn12, 1 Mar 2015 | Read review
“The owners stay in one room and rent the other out. The washroom is outside the room.”
 of 5 bubbles viajeradelmar, 15 Oct 2013 | Read review
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