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Edificio Focsa

Calle 17, on the corner with Calle M, Havana, Cuba
+53 5 2720099
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Come For The View, Stay For The Drink

Our host took us to this building after touring the Hotel Nacinoal a short walk away. Because we... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
KenVicLee
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Huntington Beach, California
Cheap drinks, incredible view!

Stop by for a drink (or 4) with an amazing view of Havana. We came close to sunset which made it... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2017
Sara M
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Madison, Wisconsin
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Calle 17, on the corner with Calle M, Havana, Cuba
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+53 5 2720099
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our host took us to this building after touring the Hotel Nacinoal a short walk away. Because we didn't know where she was taking us, and because we entered the lobby and then went up an elevator, we were surprised when we arrived on the...More

Thank KenVicLee
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Stop by for a drink (or 4) with an amazing view of Havana. We came close to sunset which made it even prettier. This is also a great place to go while it's raining as you'll still get to enjoy a view without getting wet...More

2  Thank Sara M
Reviewed 30 May 2017

The view is incredible, and I felt like I was in 1950's Havana. I actually went just to take a picture and ended up eating and having some cocktails. The food was alright, the rest was awesome. I am glad I went. Anyways is right...More

Thank elioboom
Reviewed 11 May 2017

I don't remember the name, but when you enter in the Focsa Buiding there is a Cuban restaurant in the lowest floor next to the stores. Food excellent, professional service, fast service, cheap food with very good taste. Photos of artists in all walls. Young...More

Thank Luis N
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We stayed in an Airbnb apartment on an upper floor. Our big breezy balcony overlooked the city, the sea and the Hotel Nacional--fabulous!

Thank cherfromDC
Reviewed 23 April 2017

A historic building next to La Malecon. In Vedado near many restaurants. Incredible views of the city and hawks soaring above the neighborhood and ocean. Make sure the elevators are working before booking a room here. It is a long hike up 20 floors if...More

1  Thank studentsofgranada
Reviewed 12 April 2017

wen t here for evening dinner on advice from casa owners.we sat in the bar section which was easier to get into.the view from the 42nd story was amazing.a 360* view of vedado at night!

Thank Pescadorbill
Reviewed 6 January 2017

we went for drinks and to see the amazing 360 degree view of Havana, the Malecón and the bay. It is spectacular.

Thank RomeAnita
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

At 121m in height this building was considered to be a civil engineering miracle in Cuba when it was built in the late 1950's. Great views and being above many soaring birds of prey all adds to the wow factor. Lunch is taken at the...More

1  Thank Steve L
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Edificio Focsa (or Fosca Building) has the distinction of being the tallest building in Cuba. There are a lot of things to see and do In Havana so unless you've seen it all there is no need to go there if you are time restraint....More

2  Thank JFK1954
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drkameelah
4 December 2016|
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Response from mikenemily | Reviewed this property |
We went in the afternoon for a drink and decided to go back the next day to eat in the restaurant. We ate there two times while in Havana
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