The Hotel was inaugurated on December 30, 1930, was built in just 13 months by major US companies with an eclectic style. It takes its name National Cuba, because despite being operated until 1959 for several American companies, has always been owned by the Cuban state.
Is located on a hill in the Vedado area, facing the Malecón, its grounds were a Spanish fortification in the late eighteenth century, Santa Clara Battery; composed of 15 guns which remain 2 in the garden, these being part of the World Heritage Site.
The American mafia in the 40s, held here the great meeting of the mafia, being the point starting for your business on the island, and transformed one of the rooms of the Hotel in casino gaming.
Back to the glorious triumph of the Cuban Revolution in 1962, during the Cuban Missile Crisis, the Hotel constituted a zone defense, digging for the garden tunnels and trenches.
Over 80 decades treasured stories and anecdotes of celebrities who have walked the halls, allow the Hotel is a National Monument and World Report.
Today is the Hotel de la Cubana Insigne Hospitality, belongs to Gran Caribe Hotel Group, under the Ministry of Tourism, provided all the facilities that you require for your stay, surrounded by music and Cuban traditions.
From 2004 to 2012 the hotel has been awarded the WORLD TRAVEL AWARDS 8 times as "Hotel Leader of Cuba"