Hotel Sol Pelícano: the ideal place to host your enjoyment of paradise. We toss in some words of advice to make your stay even better.

July 18, 2014 in Cuba Hotels |

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By: Umbrella Travel


Cayo Largo del Sur is one of the most beautiful sites available to the leisure industry in Cuba. Uninhabited for centuries, it began to be exploited just two decades ago, which gives it an inescapable advantage with respect to any other place when it comes to having nature weave it magic over you when staying on an island.

On the other hand, the days of Robinson Crusoe are long gone and rather than imitate his situation, one now requires certain conditions and a bit more pampering to properly enjoy a sojourn on an island, no matter how paradisiacal it may appear. Which is why we want to refer to the Hotel Sol Pelícano today. (more…)

Hotel Melia Habana: a hotel with amazing possibibilities

July 5, 2014 in Cuba Hotels |


By: Umbrella Travel


You might believe that you should think twice about staying at this hotel, seeing how it is not located near the downtown of the city nor sited by the historical city center. But you will be surprised to learn that it was quite a bonus that you happened to come by this facility because it more than makes up for its apparent geographical shortcomings. (more…)

The Hotel del Habano: “Condes de Villanueva”

June 22, 2014 in Cuba Hotels |


By: Umbrella Travel


When Doña Teresa Ugarte y Risol, the widow countess of Villanueva and her son, Don Claudio Martínez de Pinillos y Ugarte, inherited the mansion located on the corner of the streets Mercaderes and Lamparilla back in the mid XIX century, they could not have foreseen that many years later it would be a place that would attract the attention of travelers arriving to Havana.  As it turns out, that old colonial residence came to be a spot of preference: now known as the Hotel of the Havana Cigar “the Counts of Villanueva”.