Cuba offers a medley of rich culture and history, magnificent scenery and a full spectrum of exciting, colourful experiences. Sample a little of every aspect of the island with this luxurious package that combines ultimate indulgence in the vibrant capital of Havana and scintillating beach scenery in Varadero. Your Cuban escapade will start in Old Havana with a stay at the lavish 5* Gran Hotel Manzana Kempinski, the most exclusive and elegant hotel in Old Havana. With magnificent architecture, grand, high ceilings and majestic French windows, this hotel exudes elegance, sophistication and utmost comfort like nowhere else. With a spa, beauty parlour, a fitness centre and outdoor, rooftop swimming pool, as well as 7 Restaurants and Bars, guests can look forward to returning to their elaborate hotel after days of sightseeing the eclectic streets of Havana. You will then tear yourself away from the elegance of the Gran Hotel Manzana Kempinski as you head to Varadero’s quintessential Caribbean coastline and lush green landscapes. You will stay at the 5* Melia Las Americas, an adults-only hotel, situated between white sands and lush green of Varadero golf Club. Be as active as you wish, with a wide variety of activities including water sports and golf, or perhaps take time to unwind with various treatments at the health and beauty centre. This holiday is perfect for adults seeking an extravagant luxury Caribbean escape.
H Gran Hotel Manzana Kempinski La Habana
Hotel in Havana resort
H Melia Las Americas Hotel
Hotel in Varadero resort
Airport in Havana city
£1289 per person
Your holidays include:
- Representation Services
Cuba, Figures and Facts
Humid and hot, Cuba has a climate that fits the character of its sultry and warm people. Its tropical climate means ever-present sunshine and humid heat all throughout the year, with the months of December to March seeing the lowest humidity levels and the mildest temperatures. The dry season typically runs from November to April while the steamier, wet season from May to October sees the most rainfall. July and August are the hottest months while January and February are usually the coolest.
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GMT -5 hours
Cuban Pesos (CUP)
Local laws & customs
Due to local customs and etiquette rules some countries observe a strict dress code. This is especially true for most Muslim countries. Please show respect for local customs and dress accordingly so as not to offend locals or attract unwanted attention.
Some countries also have strict custom laws on what items you can import and export. Always check with the local tourist board before travelling.
Be aware that prior to visiting some countries you may need to get specific immunisation against some diseases. Consult your local GP and check with the FCO website to find out if you will need any vaccinations before travelling. Also, to ensure your health is covered while you’re away it might be worth investing in some health insurance. In some countries this is a strict requirement.
Some countries require specific permits or visas to allow entry. Please ensure your passport is up to date in advance and check the FCO website for more detailed information.
Best time to travel
December to April
10% in bars, restaurants and taxis
To call Cuba from the UK dial 00
To call the UK from Cuba dial 11944 followed by your phone number
Electricity in Cuba is 110 volts / 60Hz. Most common socket / plugs are type A
Some hotels have 220 volts and type C sockets