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Islazul Gran Hotel

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3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Maceo 67 E/ General Gomez E Ignacio Agramonte, Camaguey, Cuba
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Islazul Gran Hotel
Ranked #2 of 7 Hotels in Camaguey
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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 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Who expects to go to Camaguay (beef capital of Cuba) and find this amazing colonial hotel - an enormous building, all the original features (including the crazy old elevator). This hotel has not been updated in ages but the original features are a big compensation factor - wooden shutters in your room that open up to a really cool view... More

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Athens, Greece
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290 reviews 290 reviews
47 hotel reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

We have been told it is the best hotel in Camaguey. Well It was a very nice colonial building centrally located with inner court The furniture old style but in good condition however the whole hotel seemed neglected. Our room was spacious enough with balcony but the pedestrian area below, too noisy. The bathroom small, no amenities, only soap. The... More

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Miami, Florida
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108 reviews 108 reviews
58 hotel reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

This elderly grand dame of a hotel is located right on the main pedestrian shopping street of Camaguey within walking distance of practically everything. Rooms tend to be medium to small, somewhat dark with narrow windows sometimes quite difficult to open. Streetside rooms are noisy and interior rooms darker but quieter after the evening entertainment closes down around 23 hrs.... More

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São Paulo
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55 reviews 55 reviews
29 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

I loved this old, centrally located hotel. Camaguey is a delightful city, easily accessed by foot from the hotel. Although the rooms look a bit tired, they are comfortable, nice hot shower, and AC. Breakfast is up at the top floor with lovely views of the city.

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
35 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

This hotel is centrally located in a pedestrian area, but was very quiet and we had a good nights sleep. Medium sized rooms, with shutters and doors leading to a small balcony. Bathroom was fine and the water hot. The restaurant is on the top floor giving good views over the city, but the food was disappointing at dinner and... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

This is right in the town centre alongside the main shopping street which can be noisy but didn't disturb us. It's a hotel in the Grand Old Style and in places is showing its age. The restaurant is good for both breakfast and dinner buffets - although persuading the lift to go there is a skill in itself. (Try button... More

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Sherwood Park, Canada
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19 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

We walked in with no expectations and asked for a room. We were tired and frustrated from driving around the maze of one way streets, so were very appreciative that the bellman walked back to where we had left our car and drove with us to the parking spot. The room was small but adequate, the shower and air conditioning... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

Glad this was just a one night stopover on the way south. The service was extremely poor. The breakfast was poor quality & many items needed replenishing. Our room with a balcony overlooking the street was really small, although apparently it was one of the bigger ones ( I wouldn't like to see the smaller ones). The shower was cold... More

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42 reviews 42 reviews
33 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

Firstly if you are driving to this hotel, Camaguey city is very difficult to navigate. On the out-shirt of the city centre as if by magic a cyclist appeared and asked where we were heading. The Gran we explained. Follow me he replied and before we new it he had lead us through the many one way systems and stopped... More

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25 reviews 25 reviews
17 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

I had an extremely small room without windows. No water (warm and cold) in the showet in the morning. Offensive prostitutes in the lobby and bar did not take "no" for an answer. No internet. Next time I would find something Else in Camagüey.

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Additional Information about Islazul Gran Hotel

Address: Maceo 67 E/ General Gomez E Ignacio Agramonte, Camaguey, Cuba
Location: Caribbean > Cuba > Camaguey Province > Camaguey
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Islazul Gran Hotel 3*
Also Known As:
Islazul Gran Camaguey
Islazul Gran Hotel Cuba/Camaguey

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