Raven Smith

Hotel Florida

Havana

by: Raven Smith

  • Why

    Vacation

  • When

    November

  • Who

    Me and Richard Danks

Highs + Lows

  • The interiors of the rooms and the atrium are phenomenal example of colonial Havana architecture. You can literally feel the history.

  • They will gladly help book lunch, dinner, excursions etc. from the lobby.

  • The breakfast was standard, not special

: 37/50
  • Design

  • Website

  • Life Changing

  • Environmental Consciousness

  • Overall Value

  • Night's Sleep

  • Service

  • Amenities

  • Stealable Stuff

  • Refer a Friend

Important Bits

  • Type

    Colonial Luxury Hotel

  • Vibe

    Grand. Very very grand.

  • Location

    Havana Old Town. The heard of the historic district.

  • Rooms

    25

  • Music

    Live music nightly in the piano bar. Cigars-a-go-go.

  • Year Opened

    XIX century

  • Designed By

    This is a colonial elegant structure that dates back many many years.

  • Pool/Gym

    Neither

  • Restaurant

    Yes, complimentary continental breakfast

  • Bar

    Yes, a very simple one.

  • Minibar

    Very cheap rum. Cheaper than the mixers. You have been warned.

  • Wifi

    Gotta pay by the hour, but that's standard in Cuba...even for locals.

  • Children

    Bring them, but it's a quiet place that does not cater to kids. If your kids love marble, you've come to the right place.

  • Price

    Expensive

In the Area

Just the best place for lunch.

Café Laurent

Restaurante Paladar Café Laurent, Calle M, Havana, Cuba

Just the best place for lunch.

Beautiful setting.

Museum of the Revolution

Museum of the Revolution, Avenida Bélgica, Havana, Cuba

Beautiful setting.

For some Cuban culture.

National Museum of Fine Arts

Calle Trocadero e/ Zulueta y Monserrate, Havana, Cuba

For some Cuban culture.

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Hotel Florida

Calle Obispo esq. a Cuba. Ciudad de La Habana, Havana 10100, Cuba

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