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Cubanacan Hostal del Rijo

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3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Honorato del Castillo No 12 esq a Maximo Gomez, Sancti Spiritus, Cuba
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Cubanacan Hostal del Rijo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bath, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here as a respite from the travelling & dust of 3 weeks in Cuba. An astonishingly beautiful hotel with wonderfully large & clean rooms. We stayed as the lonely planet recommended it for its food. The down side was that had had problems & there was no food. We had to set at their sister hotel up the... More

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Lisboa, Portugal
16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was in this Hotel for two nights. The village is great and I recommend it, but this hotel belongs to the main Hotel Plaza and it very well recovered, with good taste decoration, well thought through. But one simple detailed made the experience bad... The room was street level and it did not had a glass, it just has... More

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Prudhoe, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We were on a seven day tour of Cuba, then a week at the beach, this was the first hotel we stayed after our arrival from the UK and a 3hr coach journey from the airport, the hotel is full of old world charm, the rooms are clean and comfortable, food left a lot to be desired but it is... More

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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111 reviews 111 reviews
6 hotel reviews
145 helpful votes 145 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Sancti Spiritus became our favourite town of Colonial buildings, friendly people and interesting sightseeing. Quite by chance whilst looking for A Casa Particulares we came across Hotel Rijo and simply couldn't resist. We booked in and enjoyed our two very comfortable nights very much, feeling very refreshed ready for our long drive back to Havana. Only two rooms were available... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
15 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our short stay in this beautiful hotel with all the colonial furnishings, fountains, balconies and statues you could wish for. Oh what luxury to have 2 bathrooms and 2 toilets in the spacious suite! The seating area was very comfy and the air-con efficient. We felt that we had very good value for money here. The only... More

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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379 reviews 379 reviews
45 hotel reviews
207 helpful votes 207 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Stayed as part of a tour of Cuba ,friendly staff who are use to coach parties ,checkin was very efficient and we were quickly shown to our rooms .Well located for the local sites of interest .Rooms are very large and spotless.Lovely courtyard to be able to sit and read or relax.The front terrace was also good for people watching... More

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Sancti Spiritus, Cuba
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Excellent for short stays. The colonial city is very peculiar. From this location you can easily reach other important, touristic places to the central region of Cuba (e.g. Trinidad, Cayo Santa María, Cayo Guillermo, Cienfuegos...). The service is very good and it's almost personalised. The rooms are bigger than average, with comfortable, colonial style furniture. Spacious bathrooms, like beach &... More

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London, United Kingdom
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63 reviews 63 reviews
63 hotel reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Lovely colonial hotel in a rather indifferent town. We were told our room (number 14) was one of the best rooms in the hotel 'with a view of the city'. In fact we had a tiny tiny window which had a view of a roof, but some of the rooms looked like they had no windows at all. It was... More

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Newbury, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014 via mobile

Nice spacious room and balcony with views over the square.Food not great but ok no buffet in the morning just measured portions albeit fresh eggs etc. One issue having a front room on Saturday night the club opposite and the square were very noisy until circa 4 a.m. Sunday was fairly quiet.

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
35 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

don't be put off because this is a hostal-it is simply the hotel rating system. This hotel is full of character, A colonial style building with an inner court yard and a restaurant area on a covered terrace overlooking a small square. The rooms are large with minibar and TV, with a good sized bathroom. The food here was excellent... More

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Additional Information about Cubanacan Hostal del Rijo

Address: Honorato del Castillo No 12 esq a Maximo Gomez, Sancti Spiritus, Cuba
Location: Caribbean > Cuba > Sancti Spiritus Province > Sancti Spiritus
Hotel Class:3 star — Cubanacan Hostal del Rijo 3*
Also Known As:
Cubanacan Hostal Del Rijo Hotel Sancti Spiritus
Cubanacan Hostal Del Rijo Cuba/Sancti Spiritus

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