and Malecón, Havana City.
December 15 to May and July 15 to
August 30 - 3 weeks in advance
Other Months - 2 weeks in advance
This hotel is located on the ocean
front in downtown Havana, only 7 minutes by car from Old Havana.
The Habana Riviera is a
prestigious symbol of Havana, and its cozy environment has made it a center
of attraction for poets, dancers, painters, actors, Nobel-prize winners,
writers, artists of all kinds, ambassadors, officials, presidents and famous
world figures, alllooking
for the style of the '50s and the comfort of the year 2000. Its architecture
is typical of the Caribbean's big hotels of the past.
Throughout the years,
the Habana Riviera has been able to maintain its aura of refinement.
Sculptures by artist Florencio Gelabert and suggestive wooden works and
other artistic jewels reinforce the building's seductive aura. This
hotel has fascinated every major figure who has booked a room or performed
in it. The latter include dancer Ginger Rogers, diva Jean Fenn and
the comedy team of Abbot and Costello. The Havana Riviera has recently
re-opened the Copa Room cabaret.
Looking at Habana restaurant opens at 7:00 am, with special offers
starting at 6:00 pm. The Steak House features a grill that
will satisfy the most refined and demanding of guests. The Al
Fresco cafeteria can provide an assorted selection of fast foods.
The Lobby Bar is a great location from which to view a spectacular
sunset. L'aiglón specializes in international cuisine;
the Primavera offers a nice buffet, combining typical native and
international foods. L'Elegant
Bar brings you jazz performances,
ballads and boleros. The International Bar now includes a billard
club. The Riviera also offers 24-hour room service , counsellors,
private parking, cellular telephones rentals, fax services, a medical center,
change houses, safety deposit boxes, a post office, a boutique and a wide
variety of shops.
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