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La Casa Purpura (Purple House)

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San Nicolas #213 apartamento 1 | between Concordia y Virtudes, Havana, Cuba
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La Casa Purpura (Purple House)
Ranked #99 of 443 Havana B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Halle (Saale), Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great location with wonderful hosts who give many helpful tipps and recommendations for your stay in this interesting town. Breakfast was served for all guests at a big table together with Ivette. Thank you for the good conversation and all your support!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely wonderful casa - Alejandro and Daisy were so incredibly helpful and kind, Alejandro even went so far as to help me track down some medication I had left behind in Australia that I was desperately needing. He gave me really helpful insider tips to guide me around the city that I would have otherwise not known about. Daisy was... More 

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Jerusalem
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Location is very very good! The hosts ivette and alejandro and thier whole family are amazing! We felt like home in the whole time we been there! The room itself a little bit small but very clean. Breakfast simple and great! We highly recommend!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Great casa, really friendly hosts - Alejandro & Ivette were really helpful from providing a tour of the local neighbourhood to helping organise other parts of our trip in Cuba. The Purple House is in a great, central location close to the old town of Havana and the Malecon. Rooms were clean, a little on the small side but we... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Only a few minutes walk away from the old city of Havanna, this casa was a good choice for spending 5 nights. Our room was small, but clean. The breakfast was great, with fresh juice, fruits, eggs and so on. The dining room has 4 balkonys with chairs, where you can relax and watch the people in the streets. The... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The casa is in a great location (10 minutes walk from Central Havana). The hostess, Ivette, is wonderful and is very helpful, The rooms are small but good enough. The breakfast is Ok. It is recommended to follow her recommendations for cases in other towns,

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 via mobile

This is the 2nd time I'm staying at La Casa Purpura - the location , the hospitality and the breakfast cant be beaten and made our stay very special. Thank you to Alejandro and Ivette for sharing their beautiful home with us and for welcoming us back. I highly recommend La Casa Purpura.

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Lux
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Based on - rather positive - reviews written by travellers on TripAdvisor - we booked a room in Casa Purpura. The discription and the images on the website do not correspond to the actual situation. Our room was tiny, dirty, without window and access to it was through a narrow hallway and up a small staircase ! On their website... More 

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Heidelberg, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

We stayed 3 nights at Alejandro and Ivette's house and it was okay. The room and house was tidy and the location was just awesome, close to the old town of havana and casa de la musica. But the atmosphere was rather businesslike than familiar which I missed a little bit. The breakfast was also too little compared to what... More 

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Tartu, Estonia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We visited Cuba in April-May 2014 and started to look for casas about a month before. We just picked La Casa Purpura quite randomly, it was in good location.The reservation went smoothly, Alejandro answered quickly. We spent 4 nights in this friendly casa and it was the best choice we could do! It´s in very good location, Malecon and Old... More 

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Address: San Nicolas #213 apartamento 1 | between Concordia y Virtudes, Havana, Cuba
Location: Caribbean > Cuba > Havana
Number of rooms: 4

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