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2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Ave Sur y Las Terrazas | Santa Maria del Mar, Havana, Cuba
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Hotel Tropicoco
Ranked #44 of 75 hotels in Havana
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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New Brunswick
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59 reviews 59 reviews
20 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I spent 2 weeks at this budget hotel in January 2014 and found it very good. The service was fine, Excellent bartender (Ruben) and excellent waiter (Yosmany) . There was always lots of food to eat at the buffet. The room #336 was big with 3 single beds, a sofa,coffee table,bathroom with shower and lots of storage... More

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my first trip to Cuba and I arrived at this Hotel somewhat bemused as this was not the hotel I booked. We arrived at the hotel we booked only to be told that they did not have a booking for us. We had to pay for the night and was told we would be refunded the next day... More

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Port of Spain, Trinidad
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

So it was my first Trip to Cuba whereby i wanted to experience the warm welcoming beach n the city .However i got an unexpected disapointment at the hotel where i stayed. Yes Hotel Tropicoco, Upon checking in the hotel i got a very warm welcoming by the broken down elevator yes all elevators was n is probably still broken... More

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Ottawa
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

was staying in May 2014. Was before 4 years ago. You get refused to have umbrella on the beach because they just say "No more umbrellas", they do not give you toilet paper if you do not give tips right away.

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Toronto, Canada
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I can't say I was surprised at the quality of this hotel. It was one of the cheaper options, and we (boyfriend and I) intended it to be a launching pad for exploring Old/Central Havana, but deep down I was hoping that it would pleasantly surprise me. It did not. We chose this one due to its proximity to the... More

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Halifax, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Went here with my Bro-in-law in Nov 2012, and reviewed it that time . Was with him again this time. He continues to annoy me, but tells good tales. (just joking Jim) I advise anyone to try to use the more recent reviews on Tripadvisor, as things can change, as they have in this case. We transferred from the place... More

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Toronto, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

FirstDay: Took the flight at 1:30pm and arrived at Havana 9:30pm Long wait for Luggage. When you come out please watch your belongings. Go outside and change the money first, then buy the drink and the bus was waiting in the parking. Checked in its not the issue, Rooms are all same or you can change it anytime no issues.... More

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Vancouver, Canada
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

The beds were hard the food OK - if your made sure you showed up early/on time. The beach was great and best part of our trip were the Cubans we met. The one thing I said at the hotel and repeat here is "this is not a hotel I would take my kids". There are a lot of prostitutes... More

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Portage la Prairie, Canada
1 review
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

My husband and I spent the first two weeks in March at Tropicoco Hotel. We hadn't been back to Cuba since our honeymoon 35 years ago in Varadero. We purposely chose Tropicoco because it was a two star even though we were strongly advised against it. Because it's a two star it's not pretentious nor judgmental and doesn't have luxuries.... More

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Saskatchewan, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014 via mobile

I came here as a solo traveller for the first week in April. I was in room 409. Two twin beds, hard mattress, some stains on the bedspreads but sheets clean. Bathroom clean. when requested, fresh towels were not available but the maid ensured to provide me with them the next day without having to ask again. Downside was mould... More

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Address: Ave Sur y Las Terrazas | Santa Maria del Mar, Havana, Cuba
Location: Caribbean > Cuba > Havana
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Tropicoco 2.5*
Also Known As:
Tropicoco Hotel Havana
Tropicoco Havana

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Bar / Lounge Beach Restaurant Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Havana
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