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La Villa Sonada

Santa Teresa 6701 esq Santa Isabel | Esquina Santa Isabel, Matanzas 40100, Cuba
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Long Island, NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Staying at Villa Sonada in Matanzas was the highlight of our trip to Cuba this month. Armando or “Mandy” is a wonderful host who does everything to make his guests as comfortable as possible. We spent one night in the downstairs room, which was a nice room, but the upstairs room on the terrace (where we spent the following 2... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

La Villa Sonada: -Warm, friendly and extremely helpful owner and staff -Clean, comfortable room in beautiful surroundings -Excellent food -Central location It was our first visit to Cuba and we did not have a lot of time to prepare. We were doing a biking/bus tour and brought the one guide book for biking in Cuba. We soon realized that it... More 

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

I have stayed at the Villa Sonada in Matanzas on several occasions while in the area. It is quite simply the BEST house I stay in in Cuba period. The quality of the service and attention is what sets this casa apart. From the spacious and comfortable rooms and the veritable feasts that are layer out for breakfast and dinner,... More 

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Miami Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Sin duda alguna la Villa Sonada es una de las maravillas de este mundo quien a tenido la oportunidad de visitar este armonioso y acojedor lugar compartira mi criterio 100% la experiencia que se vive es unica y especial el servicion en jeneral la calidad humana no tiene la mas minima comparacion No doubt the Villa Sonada is one of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 via mobile

I visited Cuba in January 2015 and my friend decided to stay in the city of Matanzas,someone referred us to ARMANDO'S house and I can vehemently testify that I didn't regret staying there. Firstly Armando is very professional and has a charming and inviting spirit despite the language barrier he made us feel like we were in our own home.... More 

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Geel, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

La Villa Sonada is a charming and clean casa in a quiet side street of the beautiful colonian town of Matanzas. House keeper Armando is very helpful and will give you all the information about Cuba, Matanzas and casas in other places. The rooms are spacious and the food is really delicious. Don't hesitate to ask Armando for an evening... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Our stay at Mandy's place was great. The room was very spacious and the bathroom was the best in Cuba, with different kinds of toiletries. Our room opened to the terrace, so it was like we had our own big terrace. We spent most of our time there.Had dinner and breakfast there as well. All were fantastic! A big assortment... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

We headed to Matanzas for our first night in Cuba after arriving at Veradero. The house is a typical Cuban one. There are two rooms downstairs and one upstairs. Pick the one upstairs. Our room in the back downstairs was dark, large but only one window (to the stair well). It had a fan and air con, fridge and sink... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Villa Soñada in Matanzas is one of the best places we stayed in Cuba, and Mandy, the host made our stay in Matanzas perfect. Breakfast and dinner were quite especial and bountiful. As a perfect host, Mandy suggested several of the places and cities that we visited and his recommendations of the "Casas Particulares" helped us a lot since he... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

I stayed one night at Villa Soñada, a very charming place, beautiful atmosphere, clean and comfortable room and a wonderful host “Mandy”, who treats his guests like family and old friends. The house has a nice terrace where I enjoyed a delicious breakfast and an excellent dinner. Mandy was very helpful getting accommodations in the other places I visited. It... More 

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