Hotel La Unión is located in a privileged spot in the city center a stone’s throw from Parque José Martí, the Hotel La Unión was founded in 1869, making it one of Cienfuegos’ oldest hotels. A colonial building constructed in neoclassical style, it was built on farmland once owned by Don Tomás Terry.

There are several inviting areas to relax here including two patios, an open-air bar/courtyard, restaurant and the pool – tucked into an interior courtyard guarded by a duo of sculpted lions. Hotel La Unión’s Venus Negra terrace offers amazing views over the city and bay. There is also a small business center, fitness area and modest spa.

Hotel La union is the ideal spot for exploring Cienfuegos, city declared World Heritage Site by UNESCO.


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Number of Rooms


Meal Plan

Room & Breakfast

Check-in time

4:00 PM

Check-out time

12:00 M


  • 24 hour reception
  • Bar
  • Business center
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tour Booking Desk


WiFi is available in public areas and costs USD 2 per 24 hours.


No parking available.


Hotel La Unión is located in the center of Cienfuegos, one block from the central park, José Martí, with its famous Tomás Terry Theatre and grand cathedral.

How to get there

  • By car from Havana, follow the Autopista Nacional A1 to Jagüey Grande. Continue to Aguada de Pasajeros, where you turn south to Cienfuegos, picking up the provincial highway circuito sur (CS).
  • From Varadero, take the provincial highway south to Cardenas - Jovellanos - Jagüey Grande. Continue to Aguada de Pasajeros, where you turn south towards Cienfuegos on the provincial highway circuito sur (CS).
  • Pre-arranged, private transfers take travelers from Havana or Varadero to the hotel entrance.

Distance to Airport


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Bars & Restaurants

Its décor, with motifs typical of the classic Cuban colonial courtyards and beautiful stained-glass windows, makes our “1869” restaurant a special place for enjoying a functional International Buffet service for breakfast, lunch and dinner, as well as à la carte options, show cooking experiences and private dining room with wine cellar.
• Speciality: International food
• Open: 7 days a week
• Location: Interior
• Schedule: 07:00 - 10:00, Buffet

Bar Dama Azul
The mythological figure from the region's indigenous legends lends its name to our pool bar, which serves our guests all day long beside one of the beautiful inner courtyards. A perfect corner for enjoying moments of fun and leisure, with a delicious Cuban cocktail, a flavoursome coffee or your favourite drink.
• Speciality: Drinks and snacks
• Open: 7 days a week
• Location: Pool
• Schedule: 24 hours

Bar Venus Negra
Accompanied by beautiful views of the historical centre of the city of Cienfuegos and its vast bay, you can enjoy some classic Cuban cocktails as well as a wide selection of international drinks in our Chill-out Terrace Bar. An ideal space for romantic evenings, meeting up with friends or business drinks.
• Speciality: Drinks and liquors
• Open: 7 days a week
• Location: Exterior
• Schedule: 18:00 - 02:00, A la Carte

Places of Interest

0.1 KM from the Central Park, José Martí, with its famous Tomás Terry Theatre and grand Cathedral.


Pets are not allowed.