Havana – Where to Stay

The city of Havana consists of several popular hotel districts including Old Havana, Central Havana and Vedado. Old Havana is known as of the more popular locations, while Central Havana is considerably more quiet. Those seeking larger hotels and greener areas of the city should consider Vedado, located only a 10 minute drive from Old Havana. Hotel quality varies greatly and even those hotels located in much older buildings may have nicely renovated rooms and facilities.


The Hotel Meliá Habana offers rooms that are comfortable and spacious, including options with both city and sea views. The hotel is popular amongst both business and leisure travelers, including an elegant setting located alongside the coastline. Guests can enjoy upgraded suite accommodations that include panoramic city views including the hotel gardens and pool Amenities include an on-site restaurant as well as a bar offering the finest Cuban rum and Cuban cigars. An outdoor pool is located on-site, as is an art gallery and fitness center.

Address: Calle L between 23 and 25, Vedado, 11300 Havana, Cuba
Phone: +53 7 8346100


Located in the center of Vedado, the Tryp Habana Libre hotel offers guests amazing views of both the city and the sea. Popular for visitors on business, honeymoons and leisure travel with family, the hotel was once the seat of the Cuban Government. Adorned with original works of Cuban plastic, the hotel offers guests an array of guest room types, including standard room as well as upgrade options that include private breakfast rooms, terraces and balconies for viewing of sea. The hotel offers several restaurants, including Asian-fusion options as well as traditional Cuban and Caribbean outlets. An outdoor pool is available to guests, as is a stunning lobby bar, art gallery and on-site shopping mall.

Address: Ave. 3Era. E/ 76 Y 80 Miramar, 11300 Havana, Cuba
Phone: +53 7 2048500


The Hotel Park View was built in 1928 and previously one of Havana’s most exclusive locations. It offers reasonable accommodations and is located nearby to the Museo de la Revolución. Comfortable rooms offer either twin or double beds. Visitors can enjoy an on-site restaurant, Wi-Fi and a lobby bar on site. A 24-hour reception desk is available, as is breakfast (not included).

Address: Calle Colón esquina a Morro,10100 Havana, Cuba
Phone: +53 7 8613293