General

The 50’s are back!!! But did the aura actually ever leave Havana?

The end of the 1950’s brought closure to the gangster and mafia life in Cuba. As the mafia bosses scrambled to leave Cuba, their casinos closed. However, it is undeniably true that the allure of the 50’s still remains throughout Havana.

American tourism to Cuba was launched in 1952, and the demand for tourist facilities steadily increased throughout this time. Officially opened in 1957, Hotel Capri supplied many rooms for the large tourist community, although the hotel casino was more largely recognized. During this time, the presence of a casino was of great importance, more than the actual hotel itself…after all, the big bucks were earned there!

Over 55 years later, the iconic Hotel Capri was reopened after an extensive renovation, on the eve of 2014. The modernization of the hotel included the replacement of elevators, installation of central air conditioning and Wi-Fi, as well as many other additional upgrades. However, great care has been taken in preserving the original architecture, design, and the feel of the bygone.

Hotel Capri is located in a vibrant neighborhood of Havana where many classic cars from the 1950’s can be seen purring down the streets. Entering the spacious and bright lobby of the Capri, the immediate revival of the 1950’s is carried from the street, from the original art-deco granite floors and the restored lobby chandeliers. Carefully designed furniture also gives a nod back to this important era in Cuban history. Guestrooms also remain loyal to the roots and flare of the hotel’s history with 1950’s inspired décor of solid furniture and nice fabrics throughout.

The iconic rooftop swimming pool provides endless and breathtaking views of Havana, both ocean and city. Here, one can leisurely lounge pool side while sipping a cocktail of your choice.

Hotel Capri offers several restaurants, both a la carte and buffet, as well as a snack bar. A bar can also be found in the lobby and alongside the pool. In addition, there is an Executive Floor with gym and sauna facilities.

Chain

NH Hoteles

Number of Rooms

220

Meal Plan

Room & Breakfast

Check-in time

4:00 PM

Check-out time

12:00 M

Facilities

  • 24 hour reception
  • Bar
  • Beauty Parlor $
  • Cafeteria
  • Car Rental $
  • Elevators
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Health Club/ Gym
  • Laundry Services $
  • Massage $
  • Meeting facilities
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room service $
  • Shop $
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tour Booking Desk
  • Wellness facilities
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi in the lobby

Internet

WiFi is available in all areas and charges apply.

Parking

No parking available.

Location

Centrally located in a pulsating part of the Vedado district, Hotel Capri is just a stone’s throw from Hotel Nacional de Cuba, adding extra exciting opportunities to your stay.  Be sure to check out the jazz and bohemian cafes nearby:  La Zorra y el Cuervo and El Gato Tuerto.  The ice cream parlor, Coppelia, a popular place for Cubans, is just a few steps away.  Furthermore, Capri’s position inspires long walks along the seafront, Malecón…maybe towards Old Havana!

How to get there

From Airport or other Cuban destination: By taxi, rental car or by (pre-arranged; private or shared transfer).
Within Havana: By taxi, walking, Cocotaxi, Classic Car, Horse carriage.

Distance to Airport

16.6 KM to Havana International Airport José Martí

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Bars & Restaurants

AnaCapri
This restaurant offers the buffet breakfast and, later in the day, functions as a cafeteria. Guests with dinner included can enjoy either a buffet meal or a set menu here.
It is a warm, functional and elegant area with a pleasant combination of tropical colors, shapes and decorative elements.
Opening hours:
• Lunch: Monday to Sunday 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
• Dinner: Monday to Sunday 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

La Florentina
This à la carte restaurant is located on the 19th floor and specializes in Italian cuisine. It is one of the most privileged and exclusive areas of the hotel. It is located on the top floor of the hotel, where guests can additionally enjoy fantastic panoramic views of Havana. It has a welcoming lounge, a bar and two dining sections.
Opening hours:
• Lunch: Monday to Sunday 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
• Dinner: Monday to Sunday 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Type of cuisine: Italian
Services: À la carte menu

Lobby Bar Capri
The hotel has 3 bars in total, including our fabulous pool bar.
The Capri lobby bar, which is open 24 hours a day, serves snacks and meals accompanied by live music.
There’s also live music on the 17th floor at Bar Azul. Open from 6:00pm to 1:00am, it’s the perfect spot to take in the sunset while relaxing with a mojito.
Opening hours:
• Bar: Monday to Sunday 12:00 am - 12:00 am

Places of Interest

Closest Landmarks
• Revolution Square 2.1 km
• Capitolio Nacional 2.3 km
• Revolution Museum 2.4 km
• Castillo de San Salvador de la Punta 2.6 km
• La Bodeguita del Medio 3.1 km
• Fortress of San Carlos de la Cabana 3.3 km
• Castillo de la Real Fuerza 3.4 km
• Old Square 3.4 km
• Manuel Diaz Marine Terminal 3.5 km
• Margarito Iglesias Marine Terminal 3.8 km

Restaurants & Markets
• Café Lauren Restaurant 0.1 km
• La Moraleja Cafe/Bar 0.5 km
• Le Chansonier Cafe/Bar 0.7 km

Closest Airports
• José Martí International Airport 16.3 km
• Juan Gualberto Gómez Airport 97.5 km
Most Popular Landmarks
• Hemingway Museum 11.9 km

Pets

Pets are not allowed.