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- Drycleaning onsite
- Minbar in room
- Breakfast Available
- Swimming pool
- Smoking rooms available
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Versalles Santiago de Cuba
Travel Blogs from Santiago de Cuba
... outdoor bar where we headed for a few drinks- very interesting and fun watching all the horse and carts go by and the old cars. Then headed back to the hotel for dinner. It was interesting and followed by an even more interesting magic show and the the local disco for the town....a good interesting day and evening. The hotel had a tour group from Canada.. Oh my I would go mad on a tour like ...
... but seemed to think every thing was fine even after I took the mechanic for a drive for him to listen but were told the cars are rubbish and that it is fine. Back to Trinidad and wondered around more exploring the town and then headed back for a very relaxing afternoon and evening reading and doing very ...
Had breakfast and left for Trinidad, weaving through the traffic of bicycles horse drawn taxis (lots of those) pedestrians and a handful of 40's and 50's cars. Once out the town the traffic was light and we bounced along in our little Geely (Chineese Car). Not too long a drive and it was pretty. We hit Trinidad and then headed to ...
... very quite and easy enough to drive. Great also to have all the old cars on the road, felt like driving in a 1940's /50's movie. Arrived in Cienfuegos only to find there was a communication problem with our Casa and they were full. He did however arrange another for us, which in the end I think was a lot nicer. We walked around the main plaza which was cool and all recently painted- it is a world heritage site. It is called the Paris of cuba- ...
... I could've flagged down. He drives an old school american 50's car. It's a shell inside, and the seat is so high you have to hunch to see out of the windshield. He plays the music loud to try and mask all the groans it makes. It doesn't quite work. I gave him an extra $1 on the $5 to show my appreciation for him getting up so early. It took him a second to comprehend but he was very happy. I got a handshake for that.
The Viazul (gringo) buses in Cuba are a bit of a ...