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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The only place to start here is with the food. We had dinner on the terrace both nights we were in Matanzas and they were probably the two best meals we had in ten days in Cuba. If you're staying here, make sure you stay in to eat at least once. Our room was massive and stylishly decorated. Our only...

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Tampere, Finland
Reviewed 14 May 2016

When coming from Havana we knew that there is no free room in Villa Sonada. But as normal practice in Cuba, house owner will arrange us another similar house. So we went to Hostal Rey (see rewiev) for two nights and to third house for one night. This arrangement was totally ok for us because all these houses were good...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 8 May 2016

I visited La Villa Sonada in April. It is placed in Matanzas. If you are not sure how to get there, please turn near the theatre Sauto and search for Parque de la Libertad. If you ask any local for "Santa Teresa Calle" and then for La Villa Sonada or Mandy Casa Particular, people should show you direction - if...

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Uxbridge, Canada
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Landed late evening in Varadero, got picked up by pre-arranged Lada taxi. Roly the driver is Armando's go-to guy for help in and around the casa. The service at the casa is great, no matter what you ask for, Armando will help you out. The downstairs room has seen better days, could use a coat of paint, but the bed...

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Reviewed 25 April 2016

My partner and I spent the first two nights of our Cuban holiday at La Villa Sonada. The town of Matanzas has many hidden delights (music university, art galleries, museums, etc) and we thoroughly enjoyed spending a full day exploring the town. I worked in the tourism/accommodation industry for many years and can say that we were treated with nothing...

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London, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

La villa sonata is the perfect house to spend your dream holidays ... We stayed at this place for few days as we were traveling across Cuba and it was a very unique experience as the owner of the house Mandy made us feel as we were royal family not only the rooms were amazingly clean and very spacious but...

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2Thank Giovanni D
Sault Sainte Marie, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 7 March 2016

We had booked this casa for 2 nights and when I got there I was given the "downstairs" room which was dirty with mold on the walls and very stuffy, enough to make me sick. The second night we were moved to the room upstairs. We were also booked for the second week end but we were shifted to another...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 February 2016

Armando, the owner of this casa particulares, can speak a little English and is very helpful indeed. His casa is very clean and accommodating and the food is lovely. A terrace surrounds the upper floor of the property and the views from there are fantastic. Our room had a fridge containing water and beer and you could ask for coffee...

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Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

We stayed only one night with Mandy and very much enjoyed our experience. Mandy has a lovely personality and we were greeted very warmly on arrival at 10am. He speaks excellent English while deftly encouraging our efforts with Spanish. He offered us a cup of coffee on his terrace overlooking the city. Fabulous view. We had a very nice large...

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Duncan, Canada
Reviewed 22 January 2016

Our first two nights in Cuba were booked at La Villa Sonada, and right from the moment we booked the room I knew we were in for something special. Mandy was immediately and completely dedicated to making sure our trip was brilliant, even before we arrived! He arranged to have a car pick us up at the airport and took...

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Address: Santa Teresa 6701 esq Santa Isabel | Esquina Santa Isabel, Matanzas 40100, Cuba
Region: Caribbean > Cuba > Matanzas Province > Matanzas
Price Range: $26 - $30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
La Villa Sonada Cuba/Matanzas
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“Big room on 2.floor”
 of 5 bubbles kunttma, 14 May 2016 | Read review
“The upstairs room is definitely the nicest so far!”
 of 5 bubbles onthego2016, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The upstairs room was fantastic!”
  • Our own private patio.
 of 5 bubbles MissShurl, 22 Jan 2016 | Read review
“book ahead”
 of 5 bubbles leslie_060_13, 14 Nov 2015 | Read review
“The new roof deck room is the ONLY good room”
 of 5 bubbles LindaS562, 18 Sep 2015 | Read review
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