Room facilities:AC, Cassa di sicurezza, Fon di capelli, Minibar, Telefono, TV
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Havana Hotel Raquel is located in Old Havana. Considered the historical center of the capital of Cuba. Declared a World Heritage Site in 1982 by UNESCO and Wonder City in 2017. Havana is an eclectic city since its styles are not totally pure. Its buildings are testimony of different stages of the history of Cuba.
The hotel is located very close to the San Francisco Plaza and the Old Plaza. A few meters from the other attractions of Old Havana. José Martí International Airport is only 17 km away.
Address: Amargura No. 103, Corner to San Ignacio, Old Havana, Havana (Cuba)
Description of Havana Hotel Raquel.
Built at the beginning of the 20th century, in 1905 and designed by the architect Naranjo Ferrer. This luxurious hotel is a majestic three-level building with a Baroque front and Art Nouveau interior. After a restoration and transformation is inaugurated on June 5, 2003.
Hotel Raquel offers 4 star services. It owes its name to the matriarch of the Jewish people, Raquel. In the lobby there is a statue that represents it, recreating the Hebrew theme and using various Jewish symbols in its decoration. Examples of this are the Star of David carved in stone that is in the reception and the blue of its walls. Which are adorned with paintings and works of art by Cuban artists allegorical of the Hebrew culture. Its 25 rooms, lobby-bar and restaurant, have a biblical name.
The main accommodation regime is the Continental Plan (CP), which includes bed and breakfast. You can also benefit from the American Plan (AP) and Modified American Plan (MAP) plans. The first one also contains lunch and the second lunch and dinner.
Of the 25 rooms, 5 are junior suites and the rest are standard.
The 20 standard rooms are located on levels 1 and 2 as follows. On the 1st level are Abraham, Isaac, Jacob, Samuel, Joseph, Benjamin, Ruben, Jeremiah, Elijah and Nehemiah. On the 2nd level Esther, Rebecca, Sarah, Leah, Ruth, Miriam, Tamar, Zipporah, Elizabeth and Hanna. Two of the rooms have double beds. They are beautifully decorated, with wooden furniture and wrought iron, curtains and cream upholstery. They have the following facilities.
Hot and cold water.
Balcony (subject to availability).
Camera or Kingsize bed.
Cot for children (upon request).
Junior Suite Room.
There are Junior Suite rooms on all three levels. In the 1st is David, in the 2nd Solomon. In the 3rd the Holy Land is represented, with the rooms Galilee, Sinai and Jordan. They are wider than the Standard. They have a living room and a balcony with a view of the city with the facilities:
Hot and cold water.
King size bed.
Cot for children (upon request).
Gastronomy in Havana Hotels Habaguanex, Raquel.
Restaurants and the lobby bar are both on the first level of the building.The Garden of Eden Restaurant offers traditional Hebrew food.The batter is recommended as well as the borscht and latkes. In the Lobby Bar Lejaim excellent cocktails are prepared for your delight. As its name suggests it is an ideal place to give yourself a toast to life.
Interest in its surroundings at Havana Hotel Raquel.
Next to this hotel you can enjoy:
Ancient fortifications. Castillo de la Real Fuerza (Castle of Real Force), which was erected between 1558 and 1577. It has the only street with wooden paving stones that is preserved in the country. Castle of the Three Kings of the Morro and Fortress of San Carlos de La Cabaña.
Palace of the Captains General and Cathedral of Havana. Both maximum paradigms of Cuban architecture of the eighteenth century.
Bacardí Building, former factory of rum. It was built in 1930 and adorned with sumptuous marble ornaments. It is considered the top of art-decó in Cuba.
Obispo Street has the best in gastronomy with La Bodeguita del Medio and El Floridita.
Diversity of attractive characters will run through the streets of Old Havana. Among them human statues, mimes, stilt walkers, mulatto saleswoman of flowers, jumpers with a stilt, Rhumba dancer and imitators.
Safety Deposit Box
Beach, City, History, Culture
Culture and history info
Havana is truly extraordinary. You will need several days if you want to visit its main places of interest. We recommend the Museum of the Revolution, the Focsa building, the National Hotel, the Necropolis of Columbus, the Napoleonic Museum and the University of Havana. As well as the Fountain of India, Fraternity Park, the Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, the Chinatown.
Finally the house of the Obra Pia, the San Francisco de Paula Church, I enter many more. There are also museums and institutions along Obispo Street and Mercaderes Street in Old Havana.
Traditional Celebrations of Havana.
Havana is the epicenter of the cultural activities of the country, here most of the international festivals are celebrated. Its programming is very varied and the city is always celebrating.
The most relevant are the International Festival of New Latin American Cinema and the International Ballet Festival of Havana. Both celebrated in December, but the most named multicultural event that takes place in the streets is its Havana carnival. To the rhythm of comparsas, floats and congas they cross the boardwalk and other centric streets of the historical helmet.