Hotel Roc Presidente
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Roc Presidente Havana
Overall I was a little disappointed by the hotel. I really enjoyed the bellboy. Has very friendly and helpful. There were a few other staff members that were nice but a few were very unfriendly. The room was clean but the hotel did appear to have a bug infestation. I saw a bug that appeared to be a roach in the room. The breakfast buffet was huge. The cleani. The hotel provided me with what I needed a roof over my head, food and a hot shower. If I go back to Cuba
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TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Roc Presidente Havana
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... foods!) Apparently Cuba has one of the highest literacy rates and free health care for everyone just like the NHS. History lesson over the last day in Havana involved taking a trip over to the beach in the East side and we could see why Cuba is so popular with beach goers, as it has beaches to rival the best in the world. The next day we would be flying to Cancun and then starting our quest to see the ...
... some of the meaning is apparent because the words are so similar to the English equivalents, however when I hear the same words spoken they don’t resonate at all.
Stopped at the little church of San Francisco de Paula across the road from the markets (ex-church actually - the lady attendant said two or three times “museo, no iglesia”). There’s quite a nice, but obviously modern, stain glass window above what used to be the altar. I think the lady ...
... service desk outside the gate. As we have no Mexican Pesos we have to pay by credit card for the "visa" which is just a slip of paper - no questions are asked about why you are going or what you'll be doing (pretty good scam). Anyway Amex card gets declined, Ian's Amex gets declined, my MasterCard gets declined, so we decide it must be because it's for Cuba and get out the Barclaycard visa, after 3 more attempts where I have to type in ...
... 8217;t access the internet to make sure I have money in the account and haven’t got a clue how much extra they are charging me for the pleasure…… [Update from Viņales – I have given up with all the MasterCards none of the buggers are working they just get declined in the machines/banks/cambios - I’ll know better next time!]
Cuba has two currencies, the CUC the Cuban Convertible Peso and the 'Moneda ...
... de Burgh sound-alike singing 'Lady in Red' in Spanish - believe it or not! I wanted to buy the CD!
- Cuba is a land of contrasts, full of happy people who make you feel welcome. Cubans are likely to stop you in the street to practice their English. Sometimes they try to sell something, but mostly it is to welcome visitors.
-despite the challenges involved in physically getting to Cuba, it is most rewarding, and we enjoyed every one of the sixteen days we spent in this wonderful ...