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Salsabor a Cuba Dance School

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You will walk away OBSESSED with dance!!

My friend and I wanted to take a salsa class whilst in Havana and stumbled upon this fabulous... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
FlyGirlOlivia
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San Francisco, California
Highly recommended, fabulous teachers

This was my second visit to the school and the classes were excellent as they were last year. The... read more

Reviewed January 31, 2019
Lesley B
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The dance school 'Salsabor a Cuba' in Havana offers individual classes of traditional and modern Cuban dances such as Salsa, Bachata, Afro-cuban Rumba, Son, Mambo, Cha-cha-cha, Kizomba, Tango, Reggaeton, Rueda de Casino and Folklore Yoruba. Our...more
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Street Consulado no.222 | between Animas & Trocadero, Havana, Cuba
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend and I wanted to take a salsa class whilst in Havana and stumbled upon this fabulous place! Neither of us had any prior experience so we weren't really sure what to expect. Jaison and Leandro were our teachers and they were marvelous. They...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 31, 2019

This was my second visit to the school and the classes were excellent as they were last year. The studio is situated in a very central location, has mirrors and fans and is a good space to learn to dance. My teacher Jackson was very...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Lesley B
Reviewed January 23, 2019

I don't think I could say anything critical about my experience with Salsabor. My friend and I were paired with two teachers - Jackson and Leandro. These two played off each other really well. Jackson is more serious and very experienced as a teacher. He...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 16, 2019 via mobile

I have taken salsa/son/rueda / lady styling classes @ Salsabor in 2018 twice . 20 + lessons of fun but professional teaching . I loved it .... The teachers @ Salsabor are friendly , full of life , patient and professional. Please do not hesitate...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

We had a class for our entire family, aged 24-72. Everyone had a great time and was doing basic salsa by the end of the class. It was our choice to learn by dancing with an instructor or with our own partner. Had such a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank woodyfuller
Reviewed December 23, 2018

To learn Salsa you have to go to Cuba! I went for 10 days and danced 10 days, days and nights. I booked 3 hours daily private classes Salsa, Bachata and Kizomba with an amazing teacher GERARDO, very professional and experienced.Very motivating and fun :)...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Fatima E
Reviewed December 15, 2018

This dance school is a lovely place. People are super friendly, I was working for 3 days with Daymara and would definitely return and suggest her to all of you. We were doing cha-cha-cha and I really enjoyed. It was both fun and helping me...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank sebastians12345
Reviewed December 11, 2018

It was a really nice experience. 2h of very intense learning and practising. The teachers were nice and really patient. At first they seemed a bit unorganised (me and a friend were taking classes and they didn't seem to be waiting for us), but after...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank marciacarolmaciel
Reviewed December 3, 2018

Teachers men and women are very skilled and patient. They love musics and dancing and we can feel that... My 1 week stay was fantastic with very good connections to this place and to the people I met. No hesitation just go and enjoy !

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank Lukha33
Reviewed November 18, 2018

I spent 3 weeks in this great school improving my salsa and learning basic bachata, and I can definitely say that it was time well invested. School's staff is very friendly and helpful. You can count on training with great professional dancers and your dancing...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Madalina K
October 21, 2018|
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Response from Zambuccadnezzar_III |
I think the closest is Iberostar Presidente, situated almost right on the malecon and it's still a trek (it's in Vedado). Unfortunately, there are few all inclusives in town itself, and the others (with beach) are in Santa... More
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Clarence P
December 4, 2015|
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Hello again Clarence and whoever else might have the same question, Yes, the dance school is still in business. However, please note that the school is not notified by TripAdvisor if you post a question here. As access to... More
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