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Hotel Rex

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Small rooms, a lot without windows. The Hotel is super noisy with the tv running in high volume from the bar, which is in the centre of the hotel, and it is located near a big noisy square. It is located close to the city centre, that have a nice rooftop terrace and the staff is ok. But other than...

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Moss, Norway
Reviewed 3 April 2017

We were supposed to stay at Hotel Libertad facing the park around the corner, where we had a reservation and a prepaid voucher, but someone had messed up, so we ended up here. We were assured that this was a better hotel, so we were lucky to get a room here for the same price. When we were offered a...

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Reviewed 27 March 2017

The first room we were shown had no window and the air con didn't work. We arrived 9am after an early flight from Havana and asked about breakfast. We were told it was over until we said we would pay. The sheets were too small for the bed, so every time you turned over you ended up on the plastic...

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Tampere, Finland
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Rex Hotel is a nice small hotel located in the city centre. It is in the Plaza Marte close to the main attractrions of the city. All the nice bars and music places are cloce by.. The hotel is small and the rooms on the street side may be noisy, so if you can choose take a quite room. The...

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2Thank JJLuuk
Farmington, Missouri
Reviewed 4 May 2016

The hotel is located on a busy street in Santiago de Cuba. The outside noise level can be high with street noise and festivities, but overall the hotel is clean and the staff is very courteous and helpful.

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Washington, DC
Reviewed 12 March 2016

We moved from a dump in Havana to Hotel Rex, and I was leary of another hotel I had never heard of…..but I was pleasantly surprised. The hotel is well maintained, in a great area of the city and has all of the basic amenities. I particularly enjoyed the small bar and restaurant area when I was left on my...

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4Thank TravelBound09
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 19 January 2016

This seems to be a fairly new hotel smack in the middle of Santiago de Cuba. It is on a busy street and right next to Plaza de Marti. There is a disco right next to the hotel. Thus be prepared for noise. The street noise dies down after 10 p.m. but the disco goes on till past mid-night. The...

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2Thank RodMcLeod
St. Lucia
Reviewed 29 July 2015

Very friendly staff. The hotel is clean and centrally located to be able to walk downtown to the old part of the city. There is no elevator and the rooms are compact, however they are modern and well maintained.

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2Thank CBNH1234
Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 24 July 2015

We stayed here for two night(mares). The Hotel is on the corner of Plaza de Marte. That may be a nice park, but it is also one of the busiest traffic areas in Santiago de Cuba. This means that the traffic noise is intense all day, as the drivers there love to honk the horns on top of the noisy...

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3Thank Oklara
Havana
Reviewed 20 May 2015

the rooms are clean, new-ones and great decoration, have an excellent bathroom and the spaces are clean in all the place. The service in the breakfast there are a team better than another, then if you stay 2 days you will have a better attention in 1 team than in another, will be great also if the breakfast was buffet,...

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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Rex belongs to the Islazul business group, it was founded on March 12, the year 1952 and remodeled on 25 July of the year 2013 to the delight and I retired from the Cuban nation. It has a central and privileged location where converge the old and new Santiago. It has some attractions such as the following: terrace with panoramic view and an exclusive service in the evenings accompanied by different cultural attractions highlighting local and national music. Our rooms have safety boxes included in the price. See it and see for yourself. We look forward to it! Management ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Rex

Address: Avenida Victoriano Garzon #10 | Corner Perez Carbo, Santiago de Cuba 90100, Cuba
Region: Caribbean > Cuba > Santiago de Cuba Province > Santiago de Cuba
Price Range: $69 - $205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Rex 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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“Don't go there”
dawng746, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a quiet room”
JJLuuk, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“Noisier rooms are nearer the street. Choose back rooms for a quieter experience.”
srjones007, 4 May 2016 | Read review
“steep stairs to get into the hotel, and no elevator…so this is not a good choice for anyone with mobility issues.”
TravelBound09, 11 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Far from the street at far from the bar(s)”
Oklara, 24 Jul 2015 | Read review
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