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El Malecon

Fantastic view. In the night is thery romantic in front of the many bar for drink un fantastic... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
alalanzi
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Cuba
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The area is really cool, you can go for a walk around the area and take pictures of the waves and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
bkirk4747
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fantastic view. In the night is thery romantic in front of the many bar for drink un fantastic mojto.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank alalanzi
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It is extremely overrated, it's just a 8 km stretch of wall that prevents you from being drenched by water. Take my advise it is not worth it.

Date of experience: November 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The area is really cool, you can go for a walk around the area and take pictures of the waves and ships out at sea.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank bkirk4747
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This amazingly long sea front walk is fun to walk some of but as is not maintained may be a little difficult for some to walk a long distance due uneven surface.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank 621simond
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is the seaside of Havana. It is an 8 km walk, bound by a wall that prevents getting down to the waterside. In fact it is prohibited to swim along the Malecon - it’s a rock edge. Walking along here in the evening is...More

Date of experience: November 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice sunset views and chill atmosphere, its good to walk along and to take some pictures of the Malecón.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Prlc
Reviewed 1 week ago

A must see part of Havana, that is absolutely picturesque with a lush view out to sea and on the opposite side you have a amazing view of the city. we travelled along here in one of the classic car tours then came back another...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Mannings1977
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love love love!!! beautiful view on the deep blue ocean, typical buildings and old ancient cars..Must to go!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Janet R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the best place in Havana, all Cubans love it. If they live in Havana they come here often, in other parts of Cuba they dream with it.Here many young people in Havana have got thier first kiss, say yes to a lover or...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Sandra G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

People watching, the embassy, a stroll. A space to breath and feel relaxed after being directly in the city center and watch life go by with events that really matter. Good views from the fort too.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank DonCesar
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692dayamir
May 27, 2019|
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Response from Susan G | Reviewed this property |
Muy de acuerdo. Fantástico lugar para caminar, correr, sentarse y disfrutar de la brisa del mar. En la noche, muy agradable para pasear con los amigos.
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sue_552015
October 14, 2018|
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Response from Katie B | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Try Hotel Nationale or The Capri
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Loucosty
October 5, 2018|
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Response from Dev K | Reviewed this property |
Either is good ….. Malecon starts at Old Havana and goes 4 miles to NW Vedado. So you could get a casa closer to Old Havana and still be close to all the restaurants and bars. If you are going to stay on the Malecon make... More
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