Escape to the historical Cuban capital and experience the richness of this nation's culture as you enjoy the holiday of a lifetime. Grab this opportunity to explore the ruins of Old Havana and other captivating monuments that have been endorsed by UNESCO, and the chance to stroll the famous Malecon. Your Havana stay will be made all the more memorable by your luxurious stay in a Comodoro bungalow. These beautiful houses are located in the Miramar district which puts most of Havana's attractions within easy reach. After four nights here you will head to Varadero, an incredibly gorgeous coastal resort featuring stretches of white sands and azure waters. Few locations in the world are as tailored for romantic memories as Varadero. In the Starfish Varadero hotel you will find top class service and scintillating views from the comfort of your room to garnish your 10-day Varadero escapade.
H Comodoro Hotel and Bungalows
Hotel in Havana resort
H Starfish Varadero
Hotel in Varadero resort
Airport in Havana city
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