The gorgeous stonework and local materials used inside provide a taste of traditional Cuba, yet the modern, minimalist decor throughout the hotel brings it back into the 21st century. Located just a few streets away from Plaza Vieja this hotel is ideal for those interested in history and sightseeing.
- Departs: birmingham
- Arrives: havana, Cuba
- Departs: havana, Cuba
- Arrives: birmingham
Habana 612 Hotel
- Bed and Breakfast
- Recently renovated
- The old Havana Location
- The well equipped rooms
Having opened in December 2014, Habana 612 is a new and modern hotel situated in an old renovated building. The personality of the old building shines through, with gorgeous stonework inside and local materials used during the renovation. This provides guests with a taste of traditional Cuba, yet the modern, minimalist decor throughout the hotel brings it back into the 21st century and ensures that is remains a comfortable and stylish accommodation choice.
Just like the rest of the hotel, the rooms in the Habana 612 are generous in size and are filled with sleek and elegant wooden furniture. You'll find all the essentials for a comfortable stay, including a television, mini bar and air conditioning. The hotel has a stylish bar and lounge, and a large, open reception area that boasts grand stone archways, showing off the impressive colonial architecture in its best light.
The hotel takes its name from its location; Habana No. 612, which is located between Teniente Rey and Muralla in Old Havana. This is just a few streets away from Plaza Vieja - Old Square - which is an incredibly popular site for both locals and tourists. In the past, the square acted as a venue for bullfights, fiestas and processions, and today remains a vibrant area for both locals and tourists. It is the ideal place to sample local Cuban cuisine in friendly restaurants whilst overlooking the impressive colonial buildings; you'll feel truly immersed in Old Havana in Plaza Vieja.
To immerse yourself further in Cuba's rich history, Habana 612 guests have free access to all museums in Old Havana upon presenting their guest card. This includes the Museum of Colonial Art and the Museum of the Revolution, amongst many others; the hotel's friendly multilingual staff will be able to recommend the most popular venues.
Those who love history and sightseeing will simply adore this area of Cuba, and with it's gorgeous interior and ambience Habana 612 Hotel will complement your trip beautifully.
A great hotel in the middle of the real Havana. Staff very helpful. The guided tour of Havana was very informative and really enjoyable, our guide Javier was extremely knowledgeable and clearly very proud of his country. Found some great bars and our favourite was the Nueva Plaza in Plaza Viela.
Tony Warner reviewing Habana 612 Hotel (28-Apr-2017)