Casa Habana Lourdes
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Minbar in room
- Airport Transportation
- Refrigerator in room
- Breakfast Available
TravelPod Member ReviewsCasa Habana Lourdes Havana
We stayed for 4 nights and found it to be a charming and cozy spot right in the heart of the historical district. The owners were very hospitable and a great source of information on where to go. The room was small and basic but it was freshly painted, clean and comfortable.
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... were cleaned and there were no complaints.
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