Casa Karlita We are one of Havana's best-loved hostel and are consistently top rated.
Location. Centrally located on San Lázaro Street, in cosmopolitan Vedado neighbourhood; the chic and glamorous part of inner Havana City. A great location to start and finish your stay in Havana! We are at 100 mt of famous Havana University, Havana Libre Hotel and the Rampa Center. We are a 15 minute walk to the historic center Old Havana, World Heritage Sites , and 10 minute of the munumento to The Square of the Revolution, the Brown Singer (My Havana), and the Piano Bar of the National Theater of Cuba. You can also catch a Coconut - taxi from the street to go to everywhere.
The Area. This is a family run hostel. It is safe and clean, surrounded by cafes, shops, supermarkets, post office, banks & hotels. It's very close to the best nightlife in Havana, “The Rampa”, all the trendy bars, restaurants, pubs and clubs yet far enough to have a good night's sleep.
Inside Peek. Mrs. Karlita, the owner, manages the hostel creating a fun & friendly atmosphere. She will let you know the best things to do and see in and around Havana. Our living room is a peaceful space to chill out, socialise with fellow travellers, and to enjoy the free time in relaxing atmosphere, with beatiful view from the balcony.
Facilities. Single or double rooms ( 2 double beds + 1 single ) with air conditioning, hot and cold water, telephone , TV, free linen ,free lockers in room, laundry service, fans in all rooms,luggage storage (free short term),bar,with delicious cocktails, tourist recommendations.
In the restaurant "The Cousine" you can take the breakfast and all kind of food, cuban and international meals.The staff is available during 24 hours.
Bottom Line. If you like smaller hostels with a fun atmosphere, offering a real backpacking experience where you get to meet everybody and have a great time, then this is the place to come, especially if you are travelling solo.
Availability & Booking. (by e-mail or telephone call only)
Prices. 15 EUR per person/per night
Staying with us. A valid passport and a visa tourist are required on check-in receptionhours:2pm–12.00pm.
Please let us know if you are arriving after 12.00 pm so we can arrange your check in.
Credit Cards. We don`t accept credit cards for payments. You must pay in cash on check-in. We accept convertibles Cuban pesos (CUC) or the equivalent in EUR or american dollars.
Cancellation Policy. Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival. Cancellations must be made by e-mail only.
Tips. Take an official taxi from the airport. Ask to the driver about Havana University,the hostal is located approximately one block from it. The price will be around 20 CUC.