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Hostal el Chef

Colon #179 entre la calle Frank Pais, Trinidad, Cuba
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Hostal el Chef
Ranked #82 of 211 Trinidad B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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English first
Manchester, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

This is a really nice casa in Trinidad with air conditioning (very appreciable during Cuba's hot summers!). It is centrally located and this casa displays the same comfort level (incl. internet) as any other hotel in Trinidad for only 1/5 of the price (30 CUC per night). This casa has an amazing terrace with a view all over Trinidad. This... More

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Beirut
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

This is no doubt a hostel where you really get a five star treatment. The rooms are big, with individual bathrooms, immaculately clean. They have 3 rooms, which is quite uncommon in trinidad. We had a terrace with a view of whole trinidad and even chairs for sun bathing on the rooftop. The service is excellent, and the food is... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2013

Many thanks you for your lovely warmth, friendliness, food and help!! My friend and I stayed only one night but it was enough to get to know this wonderful family and their super beautiful Casa particular. It is located within walking distance of Casa de la Musica, which should not be missed!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013 via mobile

Every good thing that others have said on this page about Emelio, Fatima and their wonderful Hostal El Chef is 100% true. This is the best 'casa particular' in Cuba, no question about it. My wife and I and another couple from Perth in Western Australia emailed Emilio in November 2012 asking about accomodation in late March 2013. Emilio came... More

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Krakow, Poland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2013

We stayed 4 nights in El Chef Hostel. I didn't expected much from the place since in Havana hostels are in bad conditions.This house was just a great surprice for me! Rooms are big, comfortable and very clean.We got fresh sheets and towels every day.(in hostel!!!).We had a room with nice tarace, so every night after dinner we could relaxed... More

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Zory, Poland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2013

Hostal El Chef is the best place in the whole of Cuba. I was in a lot of hotels and nowhere I felt like in this house. It's located 5 minutes to the main place (casa de la musica). Here, you'll feel like in a 5-star hotel, but also in a very family atmosphere. Emilio and his wife Fatima care... More

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Solna, Sweden
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2013

We stayed 6 nights and experienced a warm hospitality. Nice and clean rooms and the food is something really extra. Emilio is a true chef. Ask for his roasted pork. It's delicious. An extra advantage: The Cubanacan bus to and fro Havanna stops just a block away.

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Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2012

We stayed two nights with my husband in this B&B while in our honeymoon in June 2012. The house is big, the owner and his family leave on the ground floor. The first floor (top floor) is used for the B&B's rental bedrooms. Our bedroom was big enough, clean and in en-suite. One door was opening to a lovely terrace... More

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2012

We stayed at Hostel El Chef for three nights in Trinidad and absolutely loved it. Emilio was so welcoming, picking us up from the bus station and carrying our bags to the hostel. The hostel is very conveniently located, only 10 minutes walk from the Casa de la Musica and the main plaza. The rooms in the hostel are absolutely... More

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Santiago, Chile
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2012

I arrived to Trinidad late in the evening without resrevations. I was referred to El Chef at the concierge of the 5 star hotel of the city, as they were fully booked for that night. At first I was a bit reluctant to stay at a family house, the concierge at the hotel noticed and suggested I could stay at... More

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Address: Colon #179 entre la calle Frank Pais, Trinidad, Cuba
Location: Caribbean > Cuba > Sancti Spiritus Province > Trinidad
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Ranked #82 of 211 B&Bs / Inns in Trinidad

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