I stayed at Casa Nivia last December during a trip through all Cuba and I was very happy with the house. They treat you very well and I was even invited to Christmas dinner with the whole family (for which they didnt even allowed me to pay). I totally recommend it.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Colonial home located in the center of the city of Santiago de Cuba, near the Céspedes Park, Trova house, Music house, Hotel Casa Granda and diverse interests as Museum Emilio Bacardí, Museum of the Carnaval, Diego Velásquez among others. It possesses three rooms, six rooms, 4 bathrooms, cooks and dining room; garden with orchids, ferns and shade of grapes for their snacks, dinners, chats or to enjoy a delicious and pure Cuban coffee free, for the house. Abundant water. The two rooms for tourists possess matrimonial and personal bed, conditioned air, fan, lamp at night, wide mirror and hanger, freezer, private bathroom with cold and warm water in the shower. It is not with independent entrance. There is parking possibility, we offer breakfast services, dinners, snacks, laundry, telephone, electricity 110 and 220 Volt, and refrigerator use. Who are interested in nature tourism or to know on the Cuban nature, landscapes, rivers, beaches and mountains can advise him then two field biologists they also live in the house that they accustom to travel the Island, on highway routes. At home live two children, a female of seven and male a nine year-old. The client receives services in Spanish and English. The prices of the room in low season are of 20.00 cuc per night and in high season of 25.00 cuc per night. The breakfasts of 4.00 cuc, offering them abundant and diverse fruits, bread, butter, honey, juice, milk, coffee, eggs… The dinners oscillate between 6.00 and 10.00 cuc in dependence of the strong plate, including vegetal soup, beans, rice, banana planten, potates, salads of vegetables, dessert. Very easy of arriving home. From the airport you takes a car, rent or state and you tells taxi-driver to our address, very near the Céspedes park, single 20 minutes. Of the train station it is on-line straight line in form of L, you takes the avenue Alameda where it is the train station, right until the street of Trinidad and the Alameda, you will see an agency of cars, take the street Trinidad that is gone up, single ten blocks and in the 510 you will see the house. And of the station of Bus Via Azul, you takes a car or on-line straight line the same street of Avenue the Liberators, until arriving to the great park Abel Santamaría, it turns to the rights, taking the street Trinidad, and lowering eight blocks in the 510 the house is. If they want that it picks up him a taxi from the bus terminal to house the cost it is of 5.00 cuc. ... more less
- Also Known As:
- Casa Nivia Melendez Santiago De Cuba