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A handsome deco building

This is now an active business site so youo can't get far but the exterior is handsome and worth a... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
Ed T
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Sarasota, Florida
Grand Buikding

We walked past this building on many occasions as its very central in Old Havana plus you pass it... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2018
Thomson74
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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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Avenida de Belgica No. 261 | Between Empedrado y San Juan de Dios, Havana, Cuba
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

This is now an active business site so youo can't get far but the exterior is handsome and worth a detour if you are walking in the area.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ed T
Reviewed 24 October 2018

We walked past this building on many occasions as its very central in Old Havana plus you pass it on the bus tours. Its a very large classic building.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Thomson74
Reviewed 15 October 2018

this is a hidden gem the inside of the building is amazing in an original state, you must ask the guards to go in but then have your camera ready to snap all the ceilings and walls

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank badrax
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Whilst walking through the streets of Havana I thought I saw a church spire over the top of some other buildings.Deciding to investigate I was shocked to see the beautiful facade of the old Bacardi Building.It is a really gorgeous looking structure in quite a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank willtravel6062
Reviewed 12 September 2018

The Bacardi building is easy to find near the revolucion and modern art museum. It is avant revolution building reflecting the wealth of this period, build by the owner of Bacardi Not always open for visit

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Daniel19721972
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

We walked here from Old Town and our cruise ship. If in the area, it us good for pics, but it is not a tourist destination on its own.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MaltaBound
Reviewed 23 August 2018

There is literally nothing to see here. OMG it is Bacardi?!... ok... and?.... This is literally just a building with no significance or interest.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Curtez151
Reviewed 15 August 2018

The amazing art deco building is now a real estate office but just go into the lobby and imagine this building 70 years ago.Stunning!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ginag508
Reviewed 12 August 2018

The Bacardi building was by our hotel so we stopped by to see it. From the rooftops it looks like a grand wedding cake with its layers right at the top but from street level it's very different. It's an iconic edifice with bronze 'B's...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank lisabA3461QU
Reviewed 3 August 2018

We all know that the Bacardi family fled Havana after the revolution...leaving everything. I asked what the building is being used for today. They told me they make their world class Cuban rum there. A brand I never heard of. The tour guide said, it's...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Joann B
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mel1515
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Response from lenareyes2017 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I just pass by the Bacardi Bldng in Cuba, looks like from the outside is closed. I took pictures of it due to this family moved from Cuba to Puerto Rico and the Bacardi name and business is in Catano, Puerto Rico. If you... More
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