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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

Nestling along a beautiful street in the heart of old Havana, Casa Iraida is perfectly positioned to enjoy all that the city offers . Staying here was like walking in to a little piece of history . Entrance through two huge and impressive old doors you are led to an equally impressive courtyard adorned with tropical plants in array of... More 

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1 Thank Snowman16
Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2015

Casa Iraida was a good hostel after. Even limited in services and equipment but they offered amazing price with extensive care.Their private room was good and clean, too. Somehow I felt that they could really introduce us the Cuban life.

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3 Thank Geogre J
Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2014

As Havana was my first destination on my trip to central america, I booked casa Iraida in advance. After booking they sent me a very nice and helpful email with all you need to know when you arrive at havana airport and how to get to the casa. When I arrived my luggage my was switched with someone elses leaving... More 

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4 Thank Mark W
Mexico City, Mexico
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2014

When I was in Cuba, I was looking for a place to stay in La Habana where I could save money and live a nice experience. La casa Iraida is the best choice ! There, you will discover the real Cuban lifestyle and will have good pieces of advice thanks to the owner and her son who speak both English... More 

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6 Thank Stephan524
Geraardsbergen, Belgium
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2014

Casa Iraida We arrived in Havana on 5 Feb 2014 with some addresses of casa particulares in our back pocket. We first went to Casa Tarajona in the Vedado district, which received a certificate of excellence 2013. Unfortunately the lady of the house, Elena, told us no rooms were available. She invited us inside her house and immediately began calling... More 

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9 Thank Wannes67
Havana, Cuba
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2014

I'm Cuban, and I was there just to say good bye to my friend from Germany and give him something. Then someone from the house with a really bad face ask me: "Are you Cuban". I say: "Yes why?". Then, without even say "please" or "sorry" (still don't know why) he say "You have to go". I even couldn't wait... More 

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6 Thank tom_sarduy
Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2013

This is a great place to stay and see the real Havana. Good price in a 6 bed share room with a delicious breakfast for 2.50 cuc, cooked by Alejandro's mum who is so sweet. Alejandro is a legend, lots of good tips and fun guy, great to go out with for a few drinks to a bar that locals... More 

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4 Thank TeicianG
Zurich, Switzerland
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 September 2013

This is such a great hostel - can't recommend it enough. The owners are so friendly and helpful and will really go the extra mile to make you feel comfortable. It's in a great location where you can see the real Cuba and it feels very safe, particularly walking around the area at night. The rooms are comfy and clean... More 

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1 Thank lizagnne g
Japan
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19 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2012

Family at Casa Iraida are all helpful how to save money and where to visit. There are nice restaurants to eat, places to visit and of course banks around Casa Iraida. The owner Iraida and Alejandro will also are nice people to hang around with at house. Alejandro gave me many options during the stay. If you love being local... More 

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Szczecin
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15 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2012

situated in Havana Vedado a very cheap but clean Casa with a fantastic owner, who will give you many tips and tricks on how to spend less in Havana and visit the real non - touristic places i travelled in 2009 but i cannot choose this option (dont know why)

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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Laundry Service

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Address: Calle No. 8 No. 656, apto. 4, Havana 10400, Cuba
Region: Caribbean > Cuba > Ciudad de la Habana Province > Havana
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“nice a/c and fan are available. have refrigerator. bunk beds with space to get to know other people well. 100% recommendation.”
 of 5 bubbles samuraisouljah, 15 Sep 2012 | Read review
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