Old Havana, get lost on their colorful streets
Old Havana, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, is the oldest part of the Cuban capital. Founded in 1514 by Pánfilo de Narváez under the name of Villa de San Cristóbal de La Habana, it was during the Cuban colonial period a strategic point for trade between the Spanish Crown and its Caribbean territories due to its privileged geographical location and The characteristics of your bay.
This was the case, that in 1561 the territory was available to concentrate the ships coming from the American colonies to gather the fleet before starting its voyage to Spain. From this time, remains of the walls that protected the city for several centuries still remain, despite the fact that during the Republican stage a good part of these defensive structures was demolished. Year after year, thousands of people visit the stone ruins to admire the military architecture of the era of the Hispanic conquest, whose samples are scattered all over the old village area.
The locals offer home rental services, many of which have been restored for their heritage value and are available for the use and enjoyment of the island’s visitors. Discover Cuba staying in our beautiful luxury villas havana.
For lovers of architecture and urbanism, renting a house in Old Havana gives them the opportunity to interact directly with the culture of several historical generations that are very well preserved by the relevant local authorities. In addition, there are guided tours services and a large number of educational programs to make the traveler’s experience more profitable. Enjoy our luxury villas in havana and have a dream stay.
From the intervention of UNESCO and to the present day, Old Havana has had an efficient program of research and Restoration, which has been possible largely thanks to the office historian of the city. At the present time, it is one of the most visited places in Cuba by the State of conservation and restoration of its churches, fortresses…
In addition, it has a very active cultural life, it organizes a large number of exhibitions, handicraft fairs, books and antiques, among other options that make the stay enjoyable for tourists. In addition, book sales, souvenirs, traditional clothing and collectibles of all kinds are made.
The gastronomy is one of the most attractive elements in the entire historical district of the city, there are many local, private and state that offer specialized food and traditional cocktail, among them the Floridita, the famous bar that was made world-wide Known as the cradle of the Daiquiri by the recurring visits of the American writer Ernest Hemingway, by which celebrities of all kinds have passed, including Spencer Tracy, Rocky Marciano, Joaquín Sabina, Kate Moss, Fito Páez, Jack Nicholson, among many Other. Rest as a king in one of our luxury villas havana and discover the island with us.
Visitors who choose to rent a house in Havana can receive advice, help and advice about the places, services and events they can access during their stay in the capital. Choose between our selection of luxury villas havana and taste original cuban flavor.