We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!
alert icon Travel Alert: U.S. Travel Licensing Restrictions Apply for Travel to Cuba. For details, click here

Cubanacan Hostal del Rijo

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
alert icon Travel Alert: Licensing Restrictions Apply More details
Management photos
Cubanacan Hostal del Rijo
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers","shims"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","shims":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'shims'))"}},"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

152 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 100: English reviews
Nieuw-Vennep, The Netherlands
Level Contributor
11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This colonial style hotel is the best location in Sancti Spiritus. It lies at spitting distance of the Yayabo bridge, the Parque Serafín Sánchez and the pedestrian boulevard, which is as much of a shopping street as you'll get in Cuba. Request for rooms 6, 7 or 8, because they are at the first floor overlooking the Plaza Honorato. The... More 

Helpful?
Thank MartinRook
Cockermouth, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

This hotel in the centre of Sancti Spiritus is lovely. It is a small charming hotel located in the centre of the old town. The rooms were huge with lovely old fashioned furniture and bathrooms. This hotel is no good if you are looking for a modern intercontinental hotel but if you want authenticity then this hotel is perfect.

Helpful?
Thank Maureen H
Essex
Level Contributor
85 reviews
53 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

We drove here from Trinidad and found it quite difficult to find due to several one way systems but once we navigated the roads we managed to park right out side. We were approached by a poor old lady who signed that she would be looking after our car all night and not to worry about it. On check in... More 

Helpful?
Thank Merl1n2004
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
48 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

There was 15 in our party think they had a problem to fit us all in think I ended up with the disabled room not that there was anything wrong with that ,the room was huge , so if you want a big room , room 4 the breakfast we had to choose the night before that was fine for... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank traveller020953
Melbourne
Level Contributor
43 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

This hotel is very comfortable in a central location. Sancti Spiritus is quite small, so it is easy to walk around the town from here. Our room was comfortable and the staff all very friendly. It was the last night that our group was together in Cuba, so the hotel went to a lot of trouble to make us a... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Jenny G
Watford, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
105 reviews
46 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

The hotel is in a noisy central location, and rooms on the ground floor are particularly noisy because they're right next to the street and have shutters but no windows so the sound insulation is really poor. Breakfast options are limited (no buffet). Avoid if possible.

Helpful?
1 Thank WorldTraveller1313
UK
Level Contributor
318 reviews
54 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016

This hotel is very Moorish in style with a wide, open veranda at the front (lovely for a drink), an inner courtyard with the rooms leading off that. Windows are small to keep the heat out and our room was spacious and comfortable, if a bit dark without the lights on. We were welcomed with Cuba libre cocktails which was... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank Louise090
Geneva, Switzerland
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2016

Interesting and well located hotel in the centre of town. As we were lead to expect - simple but comfortable mansion. We were impressed with the quality of the restaurant - we had a fish menu that, in retrospect, was hard to beat for price per bang in our coming 12 days in Cuba. As advertized there was no lift... More 

Helpful?
Thank Tony O
Littleborough, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
194 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016

On our tour of Cuba we were aware that this was a 2 star hotel which we would be staying at for one night. Having stayed there now I would not have jibbed at it having a 4 star rating. It is a converted colonial house, so this dictates some of the room features. The ceilings were very high. This... More 

Helpful?
Thank KBofLB
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
22 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016

Nice building, nice and elegant room, good location. Breakfast not that tasty. Safe parking in front of the hotel. I would definitely recommend it. Very clean hotel. Amazing patio. We did not have dinner there but the restaurant seemed nice.

Helpful?
Thank daphne_scotland
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

141 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (141)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (46)
Viewed
View from Room (10)
Viewed
Bathroom (5)
Viewed
Room/Suite (30)
Viewed
Dining (7)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
Viewed
Other (42)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Sancti Spiritus
0.2 mi away
Room Mate Vega
Room Mate Vega
#5 of 72 in Salamanca
4.0 of 5 stars 799 reviews
0.5 mi away
NH Salamanca Puerta de la Catedral
0.4 mi away
NH Salamanca Palacio de Castellanos
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.3 mi away
Catalonia Plaza Mayor Salamanca
0.1 mi away
Ibis Salamanca
Ibis Salamanca
#15 of 72 in Salamanca
4.0 of 5 stars 681 reviews
0.3 mi away
Eurostars Las Claras
Eurostars Las Claras
#4 of 72 in Salamanca
4.5 of 5 stars 681 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Services
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms

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
Price Range: $57 - $112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cubanacan Hostal del Rijo 3*
Number of rooms: 16
Also Known As:
Cubanacan Hostal Del Rijo Hotel Sancti Spiritus
Cubanacan Hostal Del Rijo Cuba/Sancti Spiritus
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing