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The Purple House

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Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Don't be misled by nice photos of Alejandro with guests on the web pages! Although he is very responsive to emails and helpful before we arrived, he is actually not on site. So you better speak Spanish as there's no one who can speak English...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2017

We ended our Cuba trip in Havana, where our original host provided us with an alternative as the first place we rented was already booked: Our only regret is not to have stayed on the Purple house as our first option when we arrive at...More

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Reviewed 12 February 2017

Nice welcome from the hosts. I had a room on the second floor which was really quiet (which is not so common in Cuba) but it wasn't really beautiful. The toilet flush was broken. But the shower was great. And they allowed me to leave...More

1  Thank Pao75017
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Casa Purpura was in a great location, 10-15 minute walk from Calle Obispo and many central places. The room was very small, but clean and had our basic needs. Ivette, who owns the casa, was not there, but her mother, Daisy, and other staff were...More

1  Thank MAM582
Reviewed 15 September 2016

I got to Alechandro and Ivette at September 2008. We had the best time with them. On the first day Alechandro went with us all around the city and on the second Ivette took as to a tour around. The are both so nice and...More

2  Thank michal_sch
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"The room is quite small."
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"Rather choose to sleep in the orange house than in the purple one"
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"Check for an en-suite and a window"
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"If you choose one of the inner rooms you can probably leave the air condition off, cause there's a big..."
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