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Darlington, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 12, 2016

Rooms clean and a good size. Staff friendly and very helpful. Good breakfast. We also booked an evening meal, the chef cooked just for us and we had one of our best meals in Cuba. The hotel is a restored old house and has a central courtyard in which to relax with a book, drink from the bar away from...

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Jaffna, Sri Lanka
Reviewed November 16, 2016

We spent three very nice nights at this quaint historical hotel, located centrally. Pleasant sit out areas and place is close to wifi hotspot- the main square. Clean rooms and bathrooms.Pleasant sit out areas and place is close to wifi hotspot- the main square. At our request they organised cake and music to celebrate the birthday of one of the...

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Orlando, Florida
Reviewed July 27, 2016

Lovely small hotel (old hostel) in a good location, few minutes walk to all the main square. Room was comfortable, and opened on to an interior courtyard. Breakfast was greats as were the staff and the welcome drink. Just wish they had Wi-Fi

North London
Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

San Basilio is a delightful small hotel in a refurbished colonial house. Our experience there however started badly as, on arrival after a 13 hour bus trip, we were told that we had made a mistake, that we must be booked somewhere else as there were no rooms available. When I produced details of our booking and explained we had...

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Lowestoft, United Kingdom
Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

After many months research we booked this hotel for 3 days in May. We arrived on a hot day and couldn't check in as the hotel was being fumigated. We were told to leave our luggage and come back in an hour. When we arrived all looked lovely. The receptionist told us we had come to wrong hotel and were...

2Thank lesleymulhall
Shoreham-by-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed May 7, 2016

My husband and I and two friends stayed at this hotel for six nights in April and would thoroughly recommend it. The reception we received was most welcoming as was the behaviour of the staff throughout our stay. Bedrooms were very comfortable and hair dryers worked a dream! Constant hot water, although our friends did experience some difficulty in this...

3Thank jeanfeldberg
Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed March 15, 2016

My husband and I greatly enjoyed our time in Santiago de Cuba that included a very comfortable stay in Hostal San Basilio where the happy staff always provided cheerful advice and support to arrange local trips. The breakfast was always delicious, plentiful and provided in a timely manner. The whole experience is highly recommended.

2Thank NorahN2014
Reviewed March 5, 2016 via mobile

This hotel is just around the corner from the Casa de la Trova, about 5 mins walk from the main plaza, but is quiet into the later hours - not easy in such a lively, musical city! Beautifully decorated, high rooms that look onto a central courtyard (so no privacy). Good air conditioning, lots of hot water, and very friendly...

3Thank adventurerette
Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 23, 2015

Delightful small hotel in a great location, within walking distance to all the highlights. Our room was very comfortable, though quite small. What makes this hotel really good is the friendly, helpful and very cheery staff.

3Thank Gavijan
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 30, 2015

Our first room was immediately off the entrance foyer in this grand building.....we had spent 9 hours travelling to get there and were in bed early. However every time the front door opened or the breeze blew, a small bell tinkled.....lovely on alpine goats but not whilst trying to sleep....I found myself wishing for the noisy air-conditioning units of some...

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Address: Calle San Basilio No 403 e/ Ca, Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
Location: Caribbean > Cuba > Santiago de Cuba Province > Santiago de Cuba
Hotel Class:3 star — San Basilio Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
San Basilio Hotel Santiago De Cuba
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“Rooms all well done up and spacious.”
 of 5 bubbles jeevapillaiessex, Nov 16, 2016 | Read review
“Room number 4”
 of 5 bubbles jeanfeldberg, May 7, 2016 | Read review
“Stead well clear of rooms immediately off reception unless you are heavy sleepers...get one in the back in stead.”
 of 5 bubbles jims201, Nov 30, 2015 | Read review
“Avoid rooms 1 & 2 which are right off the reception area with all the related noise.”
 of 5 bubbles 07VITTEL, Aug 16, 2015 | Read review
“room 7 is not so noisy but much smaller than 8”
 of 5 bubbles 255wolfgangs, Apr 15, 2015 | Read review
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