We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Casa Laura y Ruben

Calle Ciro Redondo (San Jose) #279 | Esquina Juan Manuel Marquez (Amargura), Trinidad 62600, Cuba
Casa Laura y Ruben
Write a Review

110 reviews from our community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Traveler rating
    87
    19
    2
    2
    0
See reviews for
22
59
1
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (8)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (110)
  • Mar-May only
    (44)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (20)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (8)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (38)
All months
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great casa with a lot of charm and nicely decorated rooms( especially the upstairs room with a great view overlooking Trinidad orange roofs). The hosts are not the most friendly people I have ever met but they were never rude or impolite and always answered our never ending questions. The food they prepare is excellent. If you... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Victoria, Canada
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

We very much enjoyed the three days we spent at Casa Laura y Ruben. The casa is within a short walking distance of the historic centre of Trinidad so you can easily stroll into town to enjoy the sights by day, and then return in the evening to visit the many musical venues. The upper rooms in the casa have... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Liverpool, England
Level Contributor
82 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

We have many good things to say about this casa, but some negatives, too, I'm afraid. First, I will say that we wrote an email to the owner of the Patio casa across the road. He was full, but he asked if we wanted him to recommend a casa. Since Trinidad has hundreds of casas to choose from, we said... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Williams Lake, B.C.
Level Contributor
31 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Laura y Ruben's casa in Trinidad is located close to shoppping, entertainment and buses. There is a bus that goes straight to Playa Ancon and back several times a day. The first bus leaves at 9:00 am and by catching this one you can pretty much be guaranteed a shady shelter and recling lounge chairs. The young men who work... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

We enjoyed a lovely new year at Casa Laura y Ruben. The casa is very pretty, clean and comfortable. It is situated in a side street away from the hustle and bustle of the main part of town, which we liked as it meant it was quieter and yet within a few minutes we were able to access by walking... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Londra
Level Contributor
166 reviews
55 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

We had a room on the top floor (1st) and it was fine: clean, tidy, spacious, attractive. So why 2 stars? because the whole point of staying in a 'casa' is to meet 'real cubans' and experience their hospitality. Our experience in a casa 3 years ago had been as such, extremely friendly, lovely people. Here it was completely the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Walton-On-Thames, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015 via mobile

We had the room upstairs with its own balcony and windows on either side of the room. Laura was a nice lady, breakfast was good, location is good, about 4-5mins from main parts, but not noisy APART from all the roosters in the morning, but that's in all of Cuba. The whole casa has been thoughtfully extended, you can tell... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Bishop's Stortford, UK
Level Contributor
12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

A truly lovely place to stay in Trinidad. Clean, well equipped rooms with minibar and aircon. Our upstairs room had fabulous views of surrounding mountains. Great breakfasts and dinner if required. Helpful and friendly owners.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Level Contributor
13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Casa Laura y Ruben is a very nice house, very well decorated (the owners are architects), and it has an awesome garden. It is near everything but calm at the same time. Breakfast is very good too. The only two bad things about the house: it needs a fumigation (there were thousands of ants and a cockroach in our room)... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Laura and Ruben gave us a warm welcome, we had a wonderful time at their house. We can very much recommend this place to all, who are looking for a friendly family. The food was excellent, finally we prefered to eat at home then to go into a restaurant.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

80 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (74)
Viewed
Dining (12)
Viewed
Room/suite (8)
Viewed
View from room (9)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (13)
Viewed
Other (32)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (6)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
Room/suite (2)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (1)
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Trinidad
0.0 mi away
Ottley's Plantation Inn
Ottley's Plantation Inn
#1 of 6 in Basseterre
4.5 of 5 stars 386 reviews
0.0 mi away
The Westin Dawn Beach Resort & Spa, St. Maarten
0.0 mi away
Princess Heights Hotel
Princess Heights Hotel
#2 of 7 in Oyster Pond
4.5 of 5 stars 517 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.0 mi away
A Peace of Paradise
A Peace of Paradise
#1 of 1 in Praslin Quarter
5.0 of 5 stars 28 reviews
0.0 mi away
Grand Cayman Beach Suites
Grand Cayman Beach Suites
#5 of 10 in Seven Mile Beach
4.5 of 5 stars 853 reviews
0.5 mi away
Iberostar Grand Hotel Trinidad
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities