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Gothenburg, Sweden
Reviewed 6 September 2014

Our room felt like taken out anything Hemingway-related. Staff was friendly enough but nothing out of the ordinary. Information about our stay was limited. Definitely a hotel you stay for the looks! Enjoyed our stay!

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Paris, France
Reviewed 2 September 2014 via mobile

We were on a 2 week road trip through Texas from El Paso to Austin, and we were lucky to stay one night at Hôtel Havana. We were not supposed to stop at San Antonio but when I found this place on Tripadvisor and Lonely Planet Texas guide, I booked a night and I did not regret it! I didn't...

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Ashley C, Director Of Operations at Hotel Havana, responded to this review

We are so glad to hear that you were able to enjoy the Havana during your travels. We hope that if you ever have an opportunity to return to San Antonio that you will stay with us again as well as be able to enjoy Ocho. My apologies that it was closed during your visit and we hope to see...

Reviewed 2 September 2014 via mobile

Great place to stay. Sounds weird but I fell in love with the robes. Too bad they're a bit much to purchase. Elegant bar right on the riverwalk and comfy rooms with unique style. Probably the only hotel I'll stay in when visiting San Antonio.

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Ashley C, Director Of Operations at Hotel Havana, responded to this review

We are so glad to hear that when you are in San Antonio that you will be staying at the Havana. The robes are super comfortable and if you do decide to purchase one you can always purchase on the Havana Hotel website. We look forward to seeing you in the future and we appreciate you filling out an online...

Paris, France
Reviewed 31 August 2014

We staid only one night in San Antonio. I didn't think much of the city.. (the River Walk is suposed to be the charming part of the town : I found it looks like St Michel in Paris (FYI I live in Paris). Meaning : very VERY touristic and very VERY cheap. But the best thing in San Antonio was...

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Staad, Switzerland
Reviewed 31 August 2014

Loved this place! We started off by getting an upgrade, because they couldn't give us the room we requested. The staff here is very accomodating and friendly. The rooms are very clean, comfortable and spacious. We loved the Restaurant Ocho which is right nextdoor. Breakfasts and dinner are excellant.

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Ashley C, Director Of Operations at Hotel Havana, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your generous comments regarding the staff and the cleanliness of the rooms. We strive to ensure that all our guest have a wonderful and memorable experience. We hope that we will see you again in the future.

Flower Mound, Texas
Reviewed 25 August 2014

(guests August 15-18, 2014) This is a wonderfully restored historic lodging on the northern stretch of the river walk. It is away from the cookie cutter, commercial and congested section of the river walk (approx a 1/2 mile walk along the river; a bit closer to the congestion at street level). Immediately adjacent to the Tobin Center for the Performing...

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 19 August 2014

This is my preferred hotel when staying in San Antonio. It's right off Riverwalk, if that is what you are into, but I prefer it because it's close to almost anything in SA. The restaurant, Ocho, is great for breakfast, lunch and dinner. But really Ocho is just a beautiful space. The bar downstairs has great cocktails and is nice...

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 12 August 2014

This was a cool hipster hotel downtown San Antonio. I arrived late in the evening is the hotel was quiet. It is very dark and clean and smells of incense. When I got to my room I was pleasantly surprised to find a Smeg fridge filled with glass bottled sodas, water, and alcoholic beverages.b what a nice added touch! I...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 August 2014

This hotel could charge $400 a night in NYC... The bones of the hotel are great and the renovation was not overly done. The sandalwood incense wafts throughout the lobby and rooms. I was worried about the noise from other reviews but we had a room facing the parking lot. A pro tip - don't spend $17 a day on...

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Reviewed 29 July 2014 via mobile

Its unbelivable, but I got a room with windows facing the hotel bar "Ocho". There was loud conversation and laughing till 2am. To think I payed 200 dollars for a terrible stay it makes me so upset. The room was clean though,thats the only pro I can think. Never again!

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Ashley C, Director Of Operations at Hotel Havana, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments on your most recent stay with us. We are pleased you found that the hotel was clean however; I do want to apologize for any inconveniences you experienced while staying with us with the noise from the restaurant. Unfortunately due to the 100 year age of the hotel you can definitely at times hear other...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated on a quiet stretch of the North Riverwalk known as the Museum Reach, directly adjacent from the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts, Hotel Havana offers elegant accommodations in the heart of San Antonio. From the studios to the Penthouse Suite, each of the 27 rooms and suites is uniquely appointed and designed for comfort. All feature original Bastrop pine floors and are decorated with antique furniture, Turkish rugs and vintage Cuban artwork with an emphasis on creating elegant but uncluttered space for a restful stay. Our luxurious bed linens are custom made and bathrooms are stocked with Red Flower body care products. Each room comes equipped with our signature mini bar featuring local and international snacks, drinks and souvenirs.Hotel Havana is also home to Ocho, a restaurant and lounge space serving drinks and food downstairs in the intimate hotel basement and upstairs on the riverfront. The property was reopened in 2010 by hotelier Liz Lambert and Bunkhouse Group and is listed in the National Register of Historic Places. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Havana

Address: 1015 Navarro Street, San Antonio, TX 78205
Region: United States > Texas > San Antonio
Price Range: $201 - $530 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Havana 3.5*
Number of rooms: 27
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Hotel Havana San Antonio, Texas
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#63 Romantic Hotel in San Antonio
#68 Business Hotel in San Antonio
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