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Islazul Hotel Libertad

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2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Calle Aguilera y Plaza de Marte, Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
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Islazul Hotel Libertad
Ranked #9 of 12 Hotels in Santiago de Cuba
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Dublin, Ireland
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14 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

This hotel is in a good location, a shortish walk from the main square in Santiago. The rooms are clean, if a bit small. The breakfast is ok, you don't always receive what you have ordered, it sometimes gets lost in translation. The bar is good, it looks out onto the adjacent square.

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Adelaide, Australia
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34 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

Hotel opposite Plaza Martes. Price 50 cuc p/night, booked via Cubaism online (print out voucher), easy. Lobby is frequented by the locals as a bar , hang out during day/night, slightly noisy. Parking 2 cuc p/night out front of hotel (Aguilera St) We didn't hear the nightclub as claimed in the LP guide, but upstairs is a "piano" bar with... More 

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32 reviews 32 reviews
18 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

This small, old, hotel on Plaza de Marti is very convenient for all of the central historical & cultural attractions of Santiago, including the Moncada barracks. It is housed in an old Spanish colonial building, with all of the letting rooms on the 1st floor, three of which overlook the main plaza, and the remainder located in an internal atrium.... More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
23 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

An 18 room hotel located right on Plaza de Marti which is a very busy roundabout. My room was towards the back of the hotel and so I was not bothered by traffic noise. The rooms are basic but reasonable comfortable. My room had a high ceiling but no window and was a bit dark and in need of decorating.... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

Stayed at Libertad in mid april for 3 nights .Hotel has recently been refurbished ,not,i might add to the usual Islazul russian decor,colonial Cuban is the theme. Good breakfast at the resturant,nice reception and bar area,and comfortable, clean rooms. If you stay there visit the roof bar for great views over Santago at night and have a really good mojito... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2013

I stayed at the Hotel Libertad in March 2012 with 3 girlfriends. We were on a 2.5 week holiday travelling across the island. We paid about £15 a night on a deal we found on the internet. The hotel is situated at one end of Plaza Martes, a lively plaza that often has festivals / fiestas in the evening at... More 

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Gatineau, Canada
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2013

The hotel is centrally located adjacent Plaza de Martes. I was on the second floor where the main hall has some nice tile work and views to the Plaza de Martes in front. The room was clean and the air conditioning, TV, etc worked well. Despite being situated in the hustle and bustle of downtown, the room was relatively quiet,... More 

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10 hotel reviews
178 helpful votes 178 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2011

As a special way to celebrate my friend’s 50th birthday, she joined me in Cuba for a week. We used Club Amigo Marea del Portillo as our base because we had both been to this wonderful little resort in rural Granma several times and absolutely adore it. From there, we drove to Santiago de Cuba with two Cuban amigos as... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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71 reviews 71 reviews
19 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2011

Unimpressed with this hotel. At 32 CUC/night, we were expecting something a bit better than this. The door hardly locked, the guy at the front desk charged us 0.50 CUC for a phone call, the windows didn't open (and were covered!), and the room was tiny. For half the price, I went to the Casa across the street, and stayed... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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32 hotel reviews
146 helpful votes 146 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2011

I have stayed at Hotel Libertad on a few occasions, usually for a quick night or two. The Libertad is in an excellent location, across from Plaza de Marte and roughly half way between the Melia hotel complex and hotel Casa Granda. There are many restaurants and drinking spots within walking distance and the walk around this neighborhood is not... More 

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Address: Calle Aguilera y Plaza de Marte, Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
Location: Caribbean > Cuba > Santiago de Cuba Province > Santiago de Cuba
Hotel Class:2 star — Islazul Hotel Libertad 2*
Number of rooms: 17
Also Known As:
Islazul Hotel Libertad Santiago De Cuba

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