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La Casa Purpura (Purple House)

San Nicolas #213 apartamento 1 | between Concordia y Virtudes, Havana, Cuba
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La Casa Purpura (Purple House)
Ranked #76 of 384 Havana B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Afula, Israel
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

Me and my husband choice to spend our honeymoon in cube, and this place was defiantly a good way to start. We stay there 3 night and to more night in the end of our trip in Cuba. We meet at first Alejandro and in the morning we meet his wonderful wife jvette. The are pleasant and make you feel... More

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Vancouver, Canada
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

We stayed with Alejandro and Ivette for two nights during our stay in Havana. Their home is clean, the common area welcoming, comfortable and beautiful. It is located in a neighbourhood- an area where folks live their everyday lives. The room was small and clean, with a private bathroom, air conditioning and a mini-fridge. We were encouraged to use the... More

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Oslo, Norway
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

This was my first visit to Cuba, so I did not know what to expect. I will recommend La Casa Purpura for travellers to Havana. My impression of Ivette and Allejandro were that they were trustworthy and possessed high integrity. They were friendly and informative, gave lots of useful advice. My impression was that they gave special care and attention... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

We stayed firstly somewhere else, and my sister and husband stayed here. We left Havana and they offered to look after our bags til we came back and stayed with them. I was sick on arrival and the Doctor owner was caring and gave me good advice and they are so lovely, kind and friendly. We will recommend without a... More

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Drammen, Norway
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

We have been in Cuba for a month november/december 2013 and we've had two stays at Ivette and Alejandro's place. The "casa" is located in the center of what's worth experiencing in Habana. The rooms are clean and nice. The sanitary conditions are excellent. In addition to being warm and good people, they're both well-educated people that it's possible to... More

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Fauske, Norway
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

A small intimate hotel with wonderful owners and their staff. p can strongly recommend this hotel is advices. Are you tired of hotel where you feel that you are just a regular guest among all others, then this is the hotel for you. Dær owners and staff make it comfortable for guests. Just ask and they will do their utmost... More

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County Kerry Ireland
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

I have just returned from Havana Cuba where I spent 8 days in Casa Purpura. This is a family owned business and I highly recommend it. From the first moment to the very last moment Alejandro and Yvette were so welcoming and helpful to me. Alejandro takes the guests on a tour of Havana on their first morning and there... More

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Cozumel, Mexico
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

I traveled to Cuba couple of times and its a great place to visit, Yvette and dr. Alejandro are truly amazing. They making your stay even more amazing than the place itself. I recommend to choose the purple house and trust me you wont be disappointed. Once you do so you will have a true friends in Havana.

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Toronto, Canada
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

I have been to 8 different casa particulares (bed & breakfasts) in Cuba, 3 in Havana alone. La Casa Purpura is by far the best. Each time I return to Havana I stay here and have never had a bad experience. Parking is very convenient and safe here while at other places it can get quite complicated, including waking up... More

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Oslo, Norway
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

My friend and I stayed in "the Orange House" (right next door to "the Purple House") two times during our stay in Cuba in March/April 2013. We loved it here from the minute we stepped out of the taxi! We got a warm welcome by Dr. Alejandro and Ivette, and we knew right away that we had picked the right... More

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Address: San Nicolas #213 apartamento 1 | between Concordia y Virtudes, Havana, Cuba
Location: Caribbean > Cuba > Havana
Hotel Style:
Ranked #76 of 384 B&Bs / Inns in Havana
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
We Rent a Colonial House in Havana Center, just 1 street of the famous Salsa Music House, and 3 street of the Malecón Havanero. We include breakfast and a City Tour to visit interesting places in the Old City ¨FREE¨. Our rooms has airconditioner, hot and cold water 24 hr, Minibar, TV, Fan, Window and Independence Entrance. The price for night is 25.00 to 35.00 CUC (depend of the seasson). We help you to plane your trip in our country. We speak English.¨We receive you like guest and we say good bye like family¨. ... more   less 

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