About the Homestay

Beachy Quirky
  • Welcomes
  • Males
  • Females
  • Couples
  • Families
  • Students

Enjoy Havana from the beach, surrounded by nature and with quick access to the city, at Casa el Ancla. Casa El Ancla is 40 meters from the beautiful Punta Macao beach, 1Km from the mountains and other nature activities: hiking, diving, horse riding, catamaran rides and others. It also has colorful terraces and a high viewpoint-solarium, ideal to enjoy rich breakfasts or dinners watching the sea and the mountains of Guanabo. This large house, designed and decorated by this family, is divided into 3 independent apartments with many common areas: large living rooms, a pleasant central interior patio, large furnished terraces, Barbecue area (coal oven) and a high viewpoint of beautiful views to the nature of Guanabo.

Pets

Dog, Canary

House Facilities
  • Garden
  • Bikes for use
  • Laundry
  • Patio
  • Barbecue
  • Parking
  • Non Smoking
  • Allow Smoking
  • Air Conditioning

Bedrooms available for booking

Minimum stay is for 1 night

Maximum stay is for 365 nights

Available for given dates

Family room
From 23 $ per night
Double Room
Sleeps 2

Bathroom private (exclusive to guest)
1 Double Bed

Bedroom availableNot available for dates

Enjoy this great space just 40m from the beach, with a spectacular private terrace overlooking the sea and the garden! A vast private bathroom vividly ornamented with many plants and access to the viewpoint of spectacular views of the sea and mountains.

Facilities
  • Desk and Lamp
  • Air Conditioning
  • Dresser / Drawers
  • Closet / Wardrobe
  • Bedside Locker / Nightstand
  • Mirror
  • Fridge
 1 guest
2 guests
Nightly Price
30 $
30 $
Weekly Price
210 $
210 $
Monthly price
700 $
700 $
Brothers Rooms
From 30 $ per night
Family Room
Sleeps 4

Bathroom private (exclusive to guest)
2 Double, 2 Single Bed

Bedroom availableNot available for dates

There are 2 large rooms, in an ornate space with many plants and crafts created by this family, with a pleasant interior patio, 1 kitchen and 1 common bathroom. Quick access to the viewpoint of spectacular views of the sea and mountains.

Facilities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Dresser / Drawers
  • Closet / Wardrobe
  • Bedside Locker / Nightstand
  • Mirror
  • Fridge
 1 guest
2+ Guests
Nightly Price
55 $
55 $
Weekly Price
385 $
385 $
Monthly price
900 $
900 $
Coral room
From 25 $ per night
Triple Room
Sleeps 3

Bathroom private (exclusive to guest)
1 Double Bed

Bedroom availableNot available for dates

Contemplate the sea at 40m and enjoy the pleasant sea breeze from a unique rustic bed! An independent apartment, very well ventilated by the sea breeze, through large windows that allow you to see and hear the sea at all times!

Facilities
  • Desk and Lamp
  • Air Conditioning
  • Dresser / Drawers
  • Closet / Wardrobe
  • Bedside Locker / Nightstand
  • Mirror
  • Fridge
 1 guest
2+ Guests
Nightly Price
30 $
30 $
Weekly Price
210 $
210 $
Monthly price
750 $
750 $
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About the Area

Casa El Ancla is 40 meters from the beautiful Punta Macao beach, 1Km from the mountains and other nature activities: hiking, diving, horse riding, catamaran rides and others. You can also visit Havana in classic cars (collective taxis: 25min trip, only 2cuc per person) or on the A40 bus for only 0.5 cents cuc. In summary you can go to the center of Havana and return the same day to this quiet neighborhood, always surrounded by lots of nature (trees, Guanabo river, animals) and interesting bars and restaurants, created by the neighbors of this pleasant sea town.

Local Area Facilities
  • Park
  • Gym
  • Beach
  • Museum
  • Shopping Centre
  • Fishing
  • Restaurant
  • Bus Stop
  • Hospital

Meals

Hosts can offer a complimentary light breakfast at their discretion. All other meals, including a full breakfast, might incur an additional cost, if offered. Meals and any additional payment should be arranged directly with your host.

Included in the stay
  • Complimentary Light Breakfast
  • Use of Kitchen
Available on request at an extra cost
  • Full Breakfast
  • Half Board
  • Full Board
  • Packed lunch
Diet Type available on request
  • Vegetarian
  • Vegan
  • Coeliac
  • Kosher
  • Diabetic
  • Lactose Intolerant
  • Nut Allergies
  • Halal

House Rules

General rules of Casa El Ancla:
Dear guest, our rules are very simple and easy to follow.

Please understand that it is a combination of our legal obligations in Cuba and the optimal functioning of our house and its services.

About guests and their visitors:
-It is mandatory that ALL GUESTS present their PERSONAL IDENTIFICATION (identity card or passport). INCLUDING MINORS.
-We will require a MANDATORY REGISTER.

IMPORTANT: We will love that you receive visits from family and friends, but:
 -It is MANDATORY to consult this aspect beforehand.
- Visitors must present their PERSONAL IDENTIFICATION (identity card or passport). Including minors.
-Visits will be UNTIL 8PM.

On the air conditioning and the rooms:
-Before turning on the air conditioning, you have to CLOSE ALL DOORS AND WINDOWS in the room.  
-The air conditioning will be used ONLY 12 HOURS A DAY.
-Please DO NOT SMOKE inside the rooms.

About the noise:
- WE DON'T ALLOW HOLIDAYS, TO AVOID ANNOUNCEMENTS TO OTHER GUESTS who share common spaces with you (terraces, lounges, etc.) and OUR NEIGHBORS.
-The volume of music, the game of dominoes or other activities that generate noise should be moderated during the day and SUSPENDED BEFORE 11PM.

On loss and breakage:
-In case of partial or total breaks of household utensils, household appliances, decorative objects (unique handmade pieces) and other things that we put at your disposal ... MUST BE SPARE PARTS OR PAID.
-On the other hand, we will be able to REMOVE everything that you CONSIDER UNNECESSARY during your stay.
-We deliver keys to all the doors of rooms and common spaces, your privacy is very important, but:
WE WILL BE OBLIGED TO CHARGE THEM 15CUC IF THE WRENCHES ARE REMOVED. 

About cleaning and provisioning (in case of more than 2 nights):
-In our house it is necessary to clean from Monday to Saturday and change the bedding and towels every other day. We can make exceptions, but this is our regularity.

About other national laws:
In Cuba it is punishable by law:
-THE CONSUMPTION OR DRUGS (only tobacco, alcohol and coffee are legal.)
-Effect sexual relations with people under 18 years.

Smoking is allowed outdoors only.

4 Reviews

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    Netherlands
    Age 25 - 34

    5 hearts
    March 2020

    This guest awarded the host 5 hearts but didn’t leave any comments.

    Host reply
    Homestay Host Family Luvyen in ,

    Querida Maud! Muchísimas gracias a ti a Liliane por estar en nuestra casa!!!! Fueron días muy especiales!!!

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    Italy
    Age 45 - 54

    5 hearts
    November 2019

    Maravillosa experiencia!
    Luvyen y su familia nos recibieron de la mejor manera posible, haciéndonos sentir parte de ellos.
    ¡Sin duda volveremos a Guanabo para seguir bailando, riendo y bromeando con todos!
    Muy recomendable !!!

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    Italy
    Age 45 - 54

    5 hearts
    November 2019

    Famiglia fantastica! Davvero belle persone ospitali e gentili. Casa grande e pulita. A 10 m da una spiaggia bellissima. Consiglio a tutti un soggiorno qui. Io ritornerò senz' altro

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    Mexico
    Age 45 - 54

    5 hearts
    October 2019

    ¡Muchas Gracias Luvyen!
    Mis padres Rubén y Yolanda estuvieron muy a gusto con ustedes. La habitación es impecable y muy cómoda. El trato tan amable, el inmejorable servicio y la hospitalidad en un lugar encantador como es Guanabo distinguen tu casa.
    ¡Más que recomendable!
    Mil gracias

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