Hotel Nacional de Cuba

y O, Vedado, Postal Code: 10400, Cuba, Calle 21, La Habana, Cuba

Hotel Nacional de Cuba wasn’t built to look historic; it is historic. Since its doors opened in 1930, the grandiose lobby has been a hub of activity, and nowadays the buildings well-preserved interiors offer an authentic glimpse back in time. The hotels halls have been walked by some of the most notable international figures of the past century; from Ernest Hemingway and Frank Sinatra to Vladimir Putin and John Kerry (though, separately). For a classically Cuban experience, treat yourself to a room that overlooks the waterfront, grab a drink at one of the property’s six bars, and watch the sun set as colorful jalopies zoom by on the Malecón.

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A Taste of History at Hotel Nacional

Hotel Nacional de Cuba wasn’t built to look historic; it is historic. Since its doors opened in 1930, the grandiose lobby has been a hub of activity, and nowadays the buildings well-preserved interiors offer an authentic glimpse back in time. The hotels halls have been walked by some of the most notable international figures of the past century; from Ernest Hemingway and Frank Sinatra to Vladimir Putin and John Kerry (though, separately). For a classically Cuban experience, treat yourself to a room that overlooks the waterfront, grab a drink at one of the property’s six bars, and watch the sun set as colorful jalopies zoom by on the Malecón.

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