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Hostal Palacio Azul

Calle 37 no. 1201, Cienfuegos, Cuba
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Ranked #50 of 86 Cienfuegos B&B and Inns
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Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed here for one night and I can only recommend it! The manager is super SUPER sweet - I was sick and he took care of me bringing me tea and clearly going out of his way to make me feel better. Hotel is adorable, really old-school but super clean and lovely. It was like staying in a mini... More 

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Droxford, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

We stayed here one night and had the bedroom previously enjoyed by Dictator Chavez. The restoration of the villa has been impressively done and it has a lot of atmosphere. Our bedroom was rather dark but our bathroom had a wonderful view of the bay. Unfortunately the shower was broken and the bath plug did not fit the plug hole... More 

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Graz, Österreich
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

We spent a night in the Hostal Palacio Azul in Cienfuegos. The hotel from outside is wonderful, it belongs to the protected Villas in Cienfuegos and just looks great. The staff was very friendly and had a lot of information for us. It´s a 10 Minutes drive away from the old town but it´s right next to the beach where... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

This hotel is certainly painted a livid shade of blue, but a palace it is not. Our first floor room was large and had a great view of the sea and the adjacent yacht club. The room next door but one to ours had a plaque pointing out that Hugo Chavez, the late dictator of Venezuela had stayed in it... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014 via mobile

Large and clean room with fabulous view of the sea. We had a room on the first floor. Good service. Great location although there was some noise at night from a nearby bar. Beautiful building and 10 minutes walk from the end of Punta Gorda.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Colonial refurbished to a generally good standard. Out of the main town but near enough to take a bike rickshaw. Downstairs rooms are poor - cramped and noisy too if you get the one next to the kitchen. Upstairs rooms are a different matter altogether - spacious and well appointed. Unfortunately you can't reserve so it is a bit of... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

What a lovely hostal. The building is like an iced cake dripping with character. The rooms are big and spacious and whilst the mattresses and pillows are nearing the end of their lives I still managed to get a good nights sleep. The breakfast was fresh and tasty and served in a beautiful dining room. The roof top with views... More 

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Monte-Carlo, Monaco
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

This romantic, sea front located mansion hotel is located at the quiet punta gorda part of Cienfuegos. The mansion is like a birthday cake you dreamed of. Interior is dated but charming. Bedrooms basic with airconditioning, bath and fridge. Fantastic sea views from most rooms. Breakfast is reasonable good and freshly made, remember! This is Cuba! The breakfast area provided... More 

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Havana, Cuba
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

We spend one night as stopover to Trinidad in the Palacio Azu. It is a small, colonial style Hotel. Rooms are clean and spacious. The view from the terrace and roof top is splendid – you are overlooking the marina and the Cienfuegos Bay. It's 15 min walking distance from the city centre. Service staff is friendly and helpful. Breakfast... More 

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Hampshire, UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

We only had one night in the Palacio Azul but it was just the kind of quirky, unusual, friendly place we like. It's a folly of a villa, painted a pretty blue with a rooftop terrace with a mirador so you can drink your special blue cocktail at sunset, looking all round at the sea and the old part of... More 

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