Hotel Conde de Villanueva
The Villanueva Count’s one-time mansion will receive you with the sober elegance of a Luxury Inn in Old Havana. Following the ancient hotel business tradition, your hosts will welcome you with a personalized and preferential service, in a place designed to offer you a gentle and refined atmosphere.
The Inn’s charm will fascinate guests of this intimate hostal, where inside courtyards, spacious corridors and beautiful stained glass join to create authentic colonial beauty in perfect harmony with the most modern comforts.
Hostal Villanueva has accommodations in nine hotel rooms, one a suite, two are minisuites. All of the rooms are named for Cuba’s famous tobacco plains.
The Hostal is located in the heart of the historical center of the old city, surrounded by attractive squares, museums and important shopping centers. It’s exquisitely conceived for those fond of cigars and good taste and will provide the tourist – traveling for business or pleasure – with the facilities designed to make his/her stay an agreeable and unforgettable experience.
The Habanos House opens its doors to a fascinating world of unmistakable aroma and flavor of cigars. The best brands of Habanos may be tasted in a charming private room the Hostal has at your disposal.
Claudio Martinez de Pinillo, the Villanueva Count, was a renowned person of great influence in the economic, scientific and literary worlds of the Island in the 18th century; an important Cuban cigar promoter to the world. The Island also owes him the railroad’s early presence, which meant a notable progress for the industry in general.
Address: Calle Mercaderes No. 202 esq. a Lamparilla, Habana Vieja
Facilities: Cafeteria “El Corojo”, Restaurant “Vuelta Abajo”, House of Cigars, Safe Deposit Box, “Vuelta Arriba” Breakfast Room, Main Hall “Paso Real de San Diego”, Satellite TV, Phone Service, Fax, Mini Bar, Room Service, Laundry, Private Parking Lot, Bookings.