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Calle Baratillo 9, entre Obispo y Narciso Lopez | Habana Vieja, Havana, Cuba
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Hotel Santa Isabel
Ranked #21 of 74 Hotels in Havana
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Milan, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stay at Santa Isabel for two nights and we asked to change the room because the bathroom was not perfect. Anyway the building is very nice and the whole hotel has a nice charme. A real pleasure the breakfast in the cloister open to the old square, where every morning some book sellers prepare their shelf full of interesting... More

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Sydney, Australia
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2,311 reviews 2,311 reviews
205 hotel reviews
930 helpful votes 930 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Did love the location and enjoyed the spaciousness after spending some time in small family casas. Superficially, it is a wonderful building but each time I asked for anything at the front desk, there was a clear lack of interest. We had spent some time in the country of Cuba and weeks in the jungles of Peru so needed to... More

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Sydney, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

My wife and I have just been back from a 5 weeks trip around South America including Panama and Cuba. I am probably the most unmotivated person as far as writing reviews is concerned but the bad experience at this hotel has compelled me to create a Tripadvisor account and write this. We stayed in numerous hotels on this trip... More

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Lyon, France
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We stayed here on our first night in Havana/Cuba. Arrived very tired so probably did not appreciate it as much as we could have but loved the fact that the colonial style really suited being in the old Havana. Our room looked out on both beautifully restored Plaza des Armas and onto crumbling buildings where locals lived. Two extremes -... More

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Dublin, Ireland
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

First of all, would like to say that old town Havana is a beautiful place - it is almost like a living museum. It is so strange to see such beautiful (and crumbling) buildings still used as regular houses by regular people, who use the amenities and squares as they were meant to be used. Unfortunately, there are also a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

The hotel Santa Isabel has a unique location in old havana and can be used as an excellent home base to explore the city. It is very comfortable, with helpful staff, and provides a serene start to the day with breakfast on the terrace overlooking the square. The design and architecture of the hotel is worth a visit alone and... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

We had 2 amazing rooms for the price of a good b&b in UK. Mine had a huge roof terrace, my sons had a suite with 3 balconies. Breakfast menu (included) was extensive and very good. Drinks in the centre courtyard bar equally so. I don't like the area - far too touristy, but a great base to set out... More

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Dubai
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23 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

We had the choice between the Santa Isabel and the other top hotels in Havana. After visiting them all as part of our discovery of the city, I think the Santa Isabel is the nicest: - Great location in Old Havana where most of the interesting things are - Very nice breakfast (lot of choice, so we didn't get bored... More

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Belfast
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

We stayed here for 3 nights on our honeymoon in April 2014. The hotel is a lovely old building looking over the Plaza de Armas. Our room had a balcony overlooking the square and we loved it. Breakfasts were plentiful and very tasty, the courtyard bar very atmospheric - even when it rained. Our room was spacious and comfortable -... More

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Sydney
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13 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

The Santa Isabel is located in Plaza de Armes and close to all the attractions of old Havana. You can easily walk to the Cathedral, interesting squares and many good restaurants and bars. Our room had a lovely large balcony overlooking the square.

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Additional Information about Hotel Santa Isabel

Address: Calle Baratillo 9, entre Obispo y Narciso Lopez | Habana Vieja, Havana, Cuba
Location: Caribbean > Cuba > Havana
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
Santa Isabel Havana
Santa Isabel Hotel

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