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Why stay in a casa particular? Top reasons to choose private B&B accommodation in Cuba

What is it about casas particulares in Cuba that has caused their popularity to be on the rise? Are they really better than hotels? If so, in what ways? Should you really favour a stay in a Cuban casa particular over a hotel or beach resort? If you’re wondering the answer to these and many more questions, in this blog we’ll give you the top 15 reasons why you should stay in a casa particular as well as discuss the cases when it might not always be the best option.

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Why stay in a casa particular? Top reasons to choose private B&B accommodation in Cuba
Where to stay in Havana to make the most of your Cuba experience
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Where to stay in Havana to make the most of your Cuba experience

Often, it’s not just about where to go in Cuba but where to stay to be close to the heart of all the action, the shopping, the nightlife, the history, the culture, the music, the dancing…you catch our drift. In this post, we tell you where to stay in Havana to make the most of your experience in the Cuban capital and why you should favour some spots over others depending on your interests, what you want to be close to and what you’d prefer to avoid (whether that’s crowds, nightlife or the seaside).

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Grown-Up Getaways: Cuba's Best Adults-Only Hotels
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Grown-Up Getaways: Cuba's Best Adults-Only Hotels

While children are amazing, if your dream getaway is more about cocktails and relaxation than jungle gyms and kiddies pools, it might be worth looking into an adults-only resort..

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Cuba's Casas Particulares: 5 Reasons Why We Love Them
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Cuba's Casas Particulares: 5 Reasons Why We Love Them

Here we outline just what a casa particular is and what makes them so special, giving our top 5 reasons why you should consider one for your Cuba holiday...

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Undiscovered Hotels: 10 of Cuba's Colonial Gems
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Undiscovered Hotels: 10 of Cuba's Colonial Gems

Undiscovered Hotels: 10 of Cuba's Colonial Gems

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Where to stay in Cuba: Our favourite high-end hotels
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Where to stay in Cuba: Our favourite high-end hotels

Read on to discover our pick of Cuba’s most refined hotels and private homestays offering added bonuses, extra services, and impeccable taste

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