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San Rafael 752, 2nd Floor | Between Oquendo y Marques Gonzalez, Centro Habana, Havana 10300, Cuba
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Casa El Mirador
Ranked #17 of 112 Specialty Lodging in Havana
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Oaxaca, Mexico
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

My wife and I stayed 6 nights (in April 2014) with Julio and his wife, two medical doctors with their 2 sons. Very friendly and talkative, helpful and open about their culture. The house has tidy rooms with good mattresses, spacious toilets, hot and cold water all the time, very quiet. There are fans and air conditioning in each room... More

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Montreal, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Ideally located between charming Habana Veijo and the hip neighbourhood of Vedado. Great breakfast. Clean bathroom, comfortable room, and it is so pleasant to sit out of the balcony in the evening! Highly recommended!

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Geilo, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

I have been four times in this casa, and always enjoyed the stay there. Julio y Isabell are a nice couple who help you with all kind of practical things. I realy enjoyed sitting at the breakfast table, in a nice sitting room, enjoying fresh fruits, fresh juce, omellette and coffee. Casa el Mirador is situated near Malecon, Parque Central... More

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Tyne & Wear England
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

During our visit to Havana in December/January we stayed with Julio and Isabel on 2 separate occasions. They have a lovely home in a fantastic location which enables their guests to experience the real Cuba. I was attracted by the balconies on the picture and they did not disappoint. It was wonderful to wake-up to the sounds of vibrant Cuba,... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

What a wonderful experience we had at this Casa. Julio and Isabel were absolutely delightful, helpful and interesting to talk to. After a long day walking through the busy streets of Havana, opening the door to this beautiful home was a quiet, peaceful reprieve. The breakfast available for a mere $3 was substantial and delicious. One of our favourite memories... More

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Alton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

We got to casa el mirador late on a Friday nigh after a long flight, we had such a warm and friendly welcome. Julio and Isabel kindly gave us a pitcher of fresh juice and water. The room was comfortable with a balcony over looking our first view of havana . The casa is a 15 minute walk to central... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

Casa El Mirador was the first casa particular we stayed in and we found it very pleasant. It is located in central Havana on San Rafael street close to many nice sights of the city. It is an amazing 15 min walk through genuine Havana residential-blocks to the Capitolio-area. And another 10 min walk to old Havana. It is also... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

This was first casa in Cuba and by far the best. It is in a perfect location for seeing the highlights in Havana. The breakfast was fabulous and I highly recommend you have it when you stay there. Julio was very friendly and knowledgeable. His travel advice was invaluable. We had some laundry done for us and it was such... More

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Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

Stayed there in January 2013. The casa offers 2 rooms, both with balcony. The rooms are very clean and quiet, so no problems to sleep at all. Very nice and helpful owners (julio & isabel). Great juice and breakfast, marvellous living/dining room. Close to the capitol-area (2 peso bike-taxi/15min walk) I stayed at 7 casas during our trip and this... More

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Olesnica, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2013

We spent 3 nights at Julio and Isabell and it was really great time. They are very helpful and with their help you can easily find yourself in Havana. Do not hesitate to ask them anything because they are both always eager to help and we're sure that such help for tourist is priceless. We didn't know Spanish but using... More

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Address: San Rafael 752, 2nd Floor | Between Oquendo y Marques Gonzalez, Centro Habana, Havana 10300, Cuba
Location: Caribbean > Cuba > Havana
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $

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