Hollywood stars Susan Sarandon and Owen Wilson enjoy Cuba holidays in Havana

It’s no secret to anyone that Cuba, in recent years, has been quite the star magnet and that U.S. celebrities have been parading down Havana to enjoy Cuba holidays since Obama first opened the door to Cuba travel with his…

Travel to Havana this April and treat your senses to the city’s biggest biannual art fest!

To the delight of casa particular owners all over the city, Havana Biennial 2019 is set to kick off on 12 April giving way to a month-long celebration of contemporary Cuban and international art that will add even more colour…

Cuba says Yes to new constitution – how changes in legislation will impact travel and casas particulares

Good news for Cuban entrepreneurs such as our casa particular owners! As we announced on an earlier blog post, Cuba voted on a series of amendments to its 1967 constitution last 24th February with the winning vote announced the following…

Cuban capital gears up to the celebration of Havana World Music Festival later this month

Beyond having the most eclectic variety of casas particulares in all of Cuba, Havana is no doubt the epicentre of Cuban music (although it is in fierce competition with Santiago de Cuba, the cradle of popular Cuban rhythms like “son”…

Cuba reports one million foreign tourist arrivals just two months into 2019

It looks like at Cuba Casa we’re not the only Cuba travel specialist who has been getting increasingly busy since the start of 2019 with a growing interest in our varied array of casas particulares in Cuba (when it comes…

Owners of casas particulares await the results of Cuba’s constitutional referendum

Cuba, and especially owners of casas particulares and local entrepreneurs, is in a flurry of expectation as the official recounting of votes on the amended constitution starts. Yesterday, Cubans from all over the archipelago made their way to the polling stations scattered…

Havana’s International Salsa Festival kicks off this week!

Time to put on your dancing shoes! If you’re in the Cuban capital this week you’ll have plenty of opportunities to salsa dance your way across the city at various venues in downtown and beyond and we have right casa…

Havana in full literary bloom with the celebration of its annual book fair

Book lovers, it’s a great time to be in Havana! And not just because it’s Valentine’s Day today and Havana is the most romantic city in the Caribbean (and much of Latin America!). If you happen to be currently enjoying…

Havana, on the way to recovery from freakish tornado

We always go on about how great our casas particulares in Cuba are but today we want to talk about one of the country’s main tourist destinations and how it’s currently reeling from a devastating natural disaster that struck Havana…

5 reasons why a casa particular is the best accommodation in Cuba

When planning your trip to Cuba, you’ll have several options when planning your accommodation in Cuba. Here are CubaCasa’s 5 reasons to choose to staying at a Casa Particular while travelling around Cuba. 1) Feel at home in a Casa…