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Armadores de Santander Hotel

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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a beautifully restored hotel and is in a great location on the edge of Havana Vieja. Unfortunately there are some rooms (and I had one) which don't have windows and as a result they seem to suffer from damp. All the soft furniture in my room was damp to the touch and so were the sheets on the...

Thank sjs1811
Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Santander is a good quality hotel in a location 4 minutes walk from Havana old town, it is located opposite the Casa Blanca ferry terminal which is a must to take at 2cuc,s each way to the Jesus monument. The reception staff were so friendly and helpful and the room was a good size and well appointed in a...

Thank Martin B
New York City, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great hotel, staff is super friendly. Good location - walking distance to city center.Rooms are very big. Wifi had a pretty strong signal from our room, lobby usually has wi-fi cards you can purchase. They go pretty fast so purchase a few if you can. Rooftop restaurant was very good. Nice views, friendly staff. Good to have a drink and...

Thank Susan-N-Robert
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The historic hotel (4 Star Cuban Hotel category) occupying three buildings from three different time eras & styles is centrally located in the old part of Havana, overlooking the Port of Havana. Staff is super friendly and helpful, especially reception staff. Rooms have aircon and safes. Reception downstairs also offer more safe space. Beds are clean and practical furniture provided....

1Thank ThorwaldVikingAsgaar
Rhondda Cynon Taff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Didn`t stay at this hotel ( I visited after my cruise). Located 5 minutes from cruise terminal in a lovely busy location on main road, good for sitting with a cold drink people watching. Nice open terrace at front of hotel with seating area and lovely open bar, clean and modern but has kept its oldie world charm.

Thank welshone03
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Probably expected more given the publicity pic of the room with the four poster. We had 301 - comfortable enough and with a bathroom the size of the bedroom - but not spectacular. Some of the dimmest lighting I've ever experienced and a view of the run-down residential area behind the hotel. Best to keep curtains drawn. Reception first class,...

Thank Miles S
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Great location overlooking the Port of Havana. Some of the rooms are rather grim and without windows so make sure you get one of the rooms with doors leading out to the huge balcony. The staff were very friendly here, particularly in the bar where you can have a good snack lunch. There's also a restaurant on the top floor...

Thank Belinda-India
St. Petersburg, Russia
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We were in this hotel from 23rd.12.2016 till 26th.12.2016 In this beginning we were settled in the room on the last floor, number 310. the staff that works in the reception was really friendly. Thats the only advantage of this hotel. Lets go back to the hotel. The elevator was broken, but its good that there was another office one,...

1Thank Evgeny O
Sussex, UK
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Nice rooms and central location. Be aware that at breakfast most things on the menu will not be available! Rooftop bar has good views, but would not recommend the food. staff generally helpful but safe didn't work in our room.

Thank IanDSussex_UK
Odense, Denmark
Reviewed 6 February 2017

We stayed at the Hotel Armadores de Santander, La Habana for three nights during our round trip in Cuba January-February 2017. We had a room (314) at 3rd floor with direct exit to the amazing terrazzo with an incredible view over the La Habana water front. The room had a special old style atmosphere with plenty of space and a...

Thank AllanBJ

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Additional Information about Armadores de Santander Hotel

Address: Calle Luz 4 | Esq San Pedro, Havana 10100, Cuba
Region: Caribbean > Cuba > Ciudad de la Habana Province > Havana
Price Range: $236 - $322 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Armadores de Santander Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 32
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Also Known As:
Armadores De Santander Havana
Armadores De Santander Hotel Havana
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#7 Best Value Hotel in Havana
#12 Luxury Hotel in Havana
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“front rooms have sea views but also have traffic.”
699martinb, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Try to get the Junior suite or Suite they both come with Internet connection otherwise you need to but Internet connection cards in Cuba.”
ThorwaldVikingAsgaar, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Pop in for a drink”
welshone03, 26 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Only saw our room (301) which was average.”
640miless, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Make sure you get one of the rooms with doors leading out to the huge balcony”
Belinda-India, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
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