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Salsabor a Cuba Dance School

Street Neptuno # 558, between Escobar and Lealtad, | Central Havana, Havana, Cuba
+53 5 3027501
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Excellent Dance School in Havana

My husband and I own a dance school in New Hampshire. We began traveling to Cuba 3 years ago to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Krystal77
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New Hampshire, United States
Too much fun!

We were beginners, I have two left feet but my partner isn't too bad. It was a bit difficult to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
indioandchanum
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Los Angeles, California
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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 school is open daily from 9 am to 7 pm and our location in Central Havana is in walking distance of Old Havana. Our spacious and well ventilated classrooms provide ideal conditions for students who wish to enjoy individual or group lessons with experienced teachers. You will dance with a personal teacher who will adapt the classes to your level, needs and wishes. We also offer Spanish and percussion classes and you can use our taxi dancer service to go out at night to practice with your dance teacher. We look forward to welcoming you and giving you an unforgettable experience.
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  • Terrible1%
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Street Neptuno # 558, between Escobar and Lealtad, | Central Havana, Havana, Cuba
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+53 5 3027501
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I own a dance school in New Hampshire. We began traveling to Cuba 3 years ago to train in the Cuban styles of dance. We connected immediately with Salsabor A Cuba and have been returning twice per year since. We have even...More

1  Thank Krystal77
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were beginners, I have two left feet but my partner isn't too bad. It was a bit difficult to find, although our taxi driver insisted it was the correct address, we couldn't find the sign but just went upstairs and saw a group of...More

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Reviewed July 5, 2018

Not impressed with quality of service but a portion of our group enjoyed being able to dance salsa in Cuba. But for those of us that were beginners it wasnt the best experience. It was very easy to make an appointment via email. We had...More

2  Thank BellaNaty
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Reviewed June 5, 2018

We booked with this company via email months in advance, being very precise with our needs. A week 1 1/2 hours of private dance each 1 hour each of Spanish language class. We asked for 2 private classes of each. We were given dates and...More

3  Thank Pamela F
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Reviewed June 1, 2018

I had the wonderful opportunity to take classes at Salsabor a Cuba Dance School. I can't not emphasize enough how wonderful this place is. My instructor was Jekson and he was absolutely AMAZING! Very good instructor and extremely patient. If you want to learn Salsa...More

2  Thank Selina A
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Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

I learnt a lot in this school because the 3 different teachers I had were all very good and professional (Jeckson, Guapo and Abelardo). I really recommend this place because the other schools I tried before were not that professional. It was fun too and...More

1  Thank Melanie M
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

We were three friends of different levels that wanted to have a real Cuban Salsa experience during our two-week trip in Cuba. This school is very nicely located, just few minutes walking distance from the old Havana. The reservation through its website is very easy...More

3  Thank GiotaParis
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Reviewed February 13, 2018

We went back to Havana in January and scheduled dance lessons again at Salsabor. We were welcomed with open arms, like coming back to friends. My husband and I took 2 hours a day together with Jaliuska and she is a great teacher. I then...More

3  Thank Janet N
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Reviewed February 10, 2018

Lovely dance school in the heart of Havana. It is clean, tidy, lovely artwork on the walls and balconies looking over the crazy street below. The teachers are very friendly and welcoming and there is a great musical atmosphere. My teacher was Jackson who was...More

2  Thank Lesley B
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Reviewed February 8, 2018

We travelled to Cuba with my friend in Jan 2018. We were excited to learn salsa and bachata during our trip. We had salsa lessons in Salsabor, Havanna and in some other cities(and schools) in Cuba. I must say that we enjoyed the most and...More

3  Thank LauraEveliina81
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Clarence P
December 4, 2015|
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Response from MarionOnTravel | Property representative |
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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Clarence P
December 1, 2015|
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Dear Clarence, Sorry for our delayed reply via TripAdvisor. We have only seen the message today, as access to internet is very limited in Cuba. At least you seem to have found our e-mail in the meanwhile and received our... More
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