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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Stayed at Casa Sophia, next to Casa Basita for two nights. Sophia was wonderfully friendly and welcoming, the rooms were clean and the breakfasts and dinner she prepared for us very good - the piña coladas are highly recommended! We found sitting on the rocking chairs on the porch watching the world go by very relaxing.

Thank Alexandra F
London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 14 June 2016

We actually stayed in Casa El Frita, just behind the main Villa Basita but part of the same complex owned by the same family. Our host Maikely was lovely, keen to make sure we had everything we needed. The food was simple but good - the fresh juices at breakfast were a highlight. We were surprised by how spacious and... More 

Thank Tom O
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
25 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

We took a contrary view to our an earlier review as our expectation, in what was an exceptionally busy tourist season for Cuba, was to anticipate some disruption to our booking but to expect a good standard of accommodation and service. Our tour operator explained that Casa Bastita was a family network of homestays and accordingly we were routed to... More 

Thank Snowman16
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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82 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2016

Having been booked into this casa, by a reliable tour operator, but having seen several reviews, which mentioned overbooking, we were not at all surprised that we were directed to another casa, with no real explanation given! We believe that this new casa was run by a relative and was three quarters of a mile away, luckily we had kept... More 

Thank Maureen G
London, United Kingdom
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48 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

We were booked in with Casa Basita but placed in Case El Frita behind the main house run by family members Maikelys y Alexei. We had their own house to ourselves which was simple and delightful. It is a pleasant 15 minute walk from the town centre. Maykelys did us a gorgeous feast of a meal for our first evening... More 

Thank FoodiePenguin
Palma de Mallorca, Spain
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18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 4 February 2016

Casa Basita is nice, clean and very well positioned. It's a short walk from the center, Where you'll find several banks and many souvenir shops, bars and restaurants. Uppon our arrival they welcomed us with coffe and sandwiches. Basita and her husband are lovely and we really enjoyed our stay.

Thank MarinaFerrerLuz
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 28 December 2015

We stayed here for two nights in December and it was great. We had a warm welcome from Basita and her family after our journey from Havana ( around 3 hours i a taxi) The casa Located at the end of the main street in Vinales ( most casas and restaurants including the casa de la musica are on this... More 

2 Thank Penny297
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 1 March 2015 via mobile

We were very privileged to have an entire casa to ourselves during our stay in Vinales. This included a kitchen, living-room, bedroom and porch. The casa was clean and comfortable and we were looked after during our stay by a kind and caring friend of the family who made our breakfasts and cooked us a lovely dinner on arrival. I... More 

1 Thank Beth1419
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20 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 23 February 2015 via mobile

We were moved to Basita's daughter in law next door. The twin room was very cramped with little storage space, but the en suite was a good size. Sophia was friendly and arranged for us to get a guide for a tour...well worth doing. We also drove to the beach which took about 50 minutes. Sitting on the porch watching... More 

2 Thank Rocca1980
Halifax, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 18 January 2015

We actually stayed at Basitas sons house next door, it was very clean and tidy and in a separate house to theirs within their grounds, they arranged a walking tour around Vinales for us and Jose provided a taxi service on two occasions for us, once to do the tourist trips to caves etc and the following day out to... More 

3 Thank jolcahill

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Address: Caretera al Cementerio # 40, Vinales 22400, Cuba
Region: Caribbean > Cuba > Pinar del Rio Province > Vinales
Number of rooms: 12
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“will upload photos soon - took quite a few!”
  • Area outside room which is yours to use and is separate to the rest of the house
 of 5 bubbles camdentown40, 17 Dec 2012 | Read review
“We had the front room and would pick it again.”
  • Garden patio - cool & breezy.  Great place to spend time with other travellers
  • Lounge - table where front bedroom guests eat
  • Back bedroom bathroom
  • Back bedroom
  • Front bedroom bathroom
  • Front bedroom
  • Villa (Casa) Basitia exterior
 of 5 bubbles traveltales-ca, 16 Jun 2011 | Read review
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