In the heart of the ‘heroic city’, this colonial gem overlooking Parque Céspedes is Santiago de Cuba’s flagship hotel. If you’re itching to explore the historical sites and hopping culture for which the city is famous, this is the place to be.
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The colonial hotel Casa Granda - Santiago de Cuba’s flagship property - is located right in the heart of Cuba’s most Caribbean city, overlooking emblematic Parque Céspedes.
The stately four-floor building dates from 1914. It’s a prime example of eclectic architecture, but the facade maintains a certain sobriety, enriched with elegant ornamental details.
What makes this hotel lovelier still are the outdoor spaces where visitors can sip an espresso or cocktail and watch daily life unfold in the park across the street. There’s a terrace off the lobby where guests gather to swap travel stories and listen to music, complemented by the magnificent roof garden overlooking the Cathedral.
There’s a restaurant on the fetching roof garden where you can dine while appreciating the breathtaking views of the city. If you consider yourself even a casual people watcher or observer of the human condition, the Casa Granda is the perfect perch for these pursuits. Graham Greene would have agreed on this, and although the title of his -"Our Man in Havana" – is somehow contradictory, it set part here.
Casa Granda makes a wonderful home base for exploring this captivating city on foot. Sites within walking distance include the Cathedral de Nuestra Senora de la Asunción, Museo del Carnaval , and the Museo Municipal de Emilio Bacardí. At night, get your fill of dancing and music at the Casa de las Tradiciones or the nearby Casa de la Trova.
Address: Heredia No. 201entre San Pedro y San Félix, Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
Number of Rooms: 58
Distance to Airport: 10 KM
Meal Plan: Room & Breakfast
Check In Time: 4:00 PM
Check Out Time: 12:00 M
General Hotel Facilities
Tour Booking Desk
Car Rental $
Conference Room $
Some services require local payment
Hotel Casa Granda - Rooms Details & Rates
Standard Room... from €43
The 58 standard rooms are furnished with reproductions of elegant antique walnut furniture. Each room comes equipped with air conditioning, telephone, satellite TV, safe-deposit box, mini bar, private bathroom, and hairdryer.
Safety Deposit Box
Cold & hot water
Standard-Plus Room... from €93
The Standard-PLUS-Room is not a different type of room, but rather a package offer. The rate includes accommodation in a standard room supplemented with the following services:
- Free internet for 30 min daily.
- Minibar with 6 national drinks and a bottle of rum, refilled every 2 days.
- A dinner included with a glass of wine (per adult) or a soda drink for children.
- Room with Parkview.
- Check in and check out in the room. All mentioned services should be requested upon arrival at hotel reception.
Safety Deposit Box
Cold & hot water
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