Cuba is Calling: Discover the Latest Travel Hot Spot with Booking.com
With the easing of regulations on American travel to Cuba, the island is on many travelers’ wish lists these days. Booking.com, the global leader in connecting travelers with more than one million incredible places to stay, invites American travelers who long to visit the “Pearl of the Antilles” to pack their bags and head to Cuba for the trip of a lifetime.
Cuba offers a little bit of everything for every kind of wanderluster. With historical sights as well as superb excursions and its infamous nightlife, this Caribbean country offers a depth and diversity that few islands can rival. To make planning a trip even easier, Booking.com has shared its list of top properties in La Isla Grande.
1. NH Capri La Habana
Be in the heart of Havana at this city-center stay. Just a short stroll to restaurants and nightlife in the Vedado district, this polished, high-rise hotel is less than a mile from the lively Malécon boardwalk, and quick drive from ballet performances at the Gran Teatro de La Habana.
2. Hotel Kohly
This retreat is set in the picturesque environment of Havana Forest - a lushly wooded area that cuts a path through the city. For those seeking the more tranquil side of Cuba, Hotel Kohly is ideal for couples in need of a little one-on-one time
3. Hotel El Bosque
Home to the quiet traveler, the El Bosque hotel is found in residential area called the Kohly quarter. However, no action is missed due to its favorable location. In a little time it’s possible to reach all the main attractions of the Cuban capital, as well as getting to the famous quarters of Vedado and Miramar.
4. Playa Cayo Santa Maria All-Inclusive
Be active or relax – the choices are endless at this island resort geared towards families and couples. Stunning views are plentiful and recreational activities ranging from introductory scuba diving lessons to salsa dancing will immerse guests in the best Cuba has to offer.
5. Hotel Playa Coco All-Inclusive
Known for its native wildlife and natural splendor, this resort is perfect for the ultimate guy’s or girl’s getaway. Located on a white powder beach near the world's second longest coral reef, Cayo Coco is the epitome of adventure.
6. Hotel Playa Pesquero All-Inclusive
Nestled on the eastern province of Holguin’s beautiful coastline, this hotel is surrounded by some of Cuba’s finest fishing beaches and exuberant vegetation. Should travelers ever get tired of the all-inclusive life, attractions like Bahia de Naranjo National Park and the Dolphinarium are just steps away. If you prefer an adults-only retreat, the Playa Pesquero opened a new resort for grown-ups nearby in late 2014.
7. Hotel Playa Costa Verde All-Inclusive
This idyllic, coastal setting allows guests ample opportunity to swim in the sea and lounge in sun-bathed beach chairs. Housing Cuba’s first Japanese restaurant, dine at dusk and when the sun goes down, head to the disco to dance the night awa