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Calle Lorda 61altos | E/ Independencia y Marti, Santa Clara 50100, Cuba
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Hostal Amalia
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at this casa in Santa Clara, after having stayed in 7 other casas throughout Western and Central Cuba. Based on our experience, Hostal Amalia definitely stands out for the outstanding service, superior quality of the rooms, and the fabulous rooftop terrace. The casa owner, Luisito, and his staff are extraordinary hosts. They went above and beyond to make... More 

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Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In this beautiful casa you will have breakfast on the roof with a stuning few. I went there with my father in December '14 and stayed for 1 night. A very warm welcome. Great place in the hart of Santa Clara.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Location is excellent, right in the city center, walking distance to many attractions and nightlife. Our room was nice and clean, with a private bathroom. Breakfast on the roof terrace was delicious -- lots of fruit, bread, and eggs cooked to your liking. Staff speaks some English and German, but we were trying to practice our Spanish most of the... More 

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Haifa, Heifa, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Great place, big air conditioned room and very clean. The Hostel is centraly located, just few steps from the main square. When we got to the hostel it was late in the evening, we were greeted warmly. The owner took our luggage to the room in order to save us the trouble. The stuff is very kind and nice, the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We were cordially received from the host parents Luis and Amalia! On of the best casa particulars in the city centre of Santa Clara with a great view over the city from the rustic and beautiful terrace. Amalia is a great chef - the best dinner of out tour.

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Capelle, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Nice lovely place to stay with excellent staff. Rooms are ok, very clean, but no tv. Roof terrace is lovely, breakfast at the terrace is good and I would definitely stay for dinner, the food is good and much better dan other places in Santa Clara. The owner and staff member Daniel is very kind. Just across the main road... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Having left our Hotel in busy Havana we were so lucky to find this beautiful Casa!!! Great location - close to the main plaza and all the attractions in Santa Clara, yet on a nice private street so it's not too busy. The owner's and their staff (friends) were really friendly. We were given a choice of rooms to stay... More 

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Arnhem, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Bull's eye for quality, location (near the center), support and friendlyness. We were there in low season and had a choice of 4 rooms. We chose the one which was most quiet although it had quite a narrow bathroom. Parking in the street with guarding by a pensioner for 2 CUC per night. Indeed a very nice roof terrace where... More 

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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Casa owner was the nicest and most helpful person we met during our month in Cuba. Great clean rooms with lovely showers. Excellent roof terrace with lots of beautiful plants where we saw a hummingbird and view of main square. Breakfast and dinner, cooked by the owners wife were amazing.

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

I stayed only one night with a friend. Casa is perfectly located just off the main square, but quiet enough. Bathroom is modern and AC is provided. Stairs up to top floor are steep and tight, watch your head if you are tall, but it's worth the climb. The rooftop is gorgeous & cool with loads of plants. The hosts... More 

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Address: Calle Lorda 61altos | E/ Independencia y Marti, Santa Clara 50100, Cuba
Location: Caribbean > Cuba > Villa Clara Province > Santa Clara
Number of rooms: 5

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