Near Havana, Boca Ciega is a quaint beach town that intertwines with other beach towns to create the area called Playa del Este. This city features charming homes that are contemporary with a hint of tropical. For lunch or dinner, check out the copious seafood restaurants and other local cuisines. Between sampling succulent seafood, kick back on the miles of gorgeous beaches with water views for miles.
If you’re seeking wealth and luxury, then look no further than Miramar, a neighborhood in Santo Domingo on the coast that is home to some of the wealthiest citizens in Havana. Expect to see beautiful mansions, gorgeous villas, and stunning views. With a country club and plenty of private beaches, you can relax and entertain yourself, friends, and family. The numerous restaurants and shops in and around Miramar ensure that you won’t get bored. Come check out their beautiful beaches, rent a villa of your own, and relax the holiday away.
Culture is the heart of Vedado. Known as the business district, Vedado is located between central Havana and Miramar, and it features has palatial hotels, art galleries, theater productions, live music concerts, restaurants, bars, and nightlife. The buildings are more urban and modern, but you still get that island-tropical feel with the palm tree–lined streets that lead to the seawall which separates Vedado from the Caribbean Sea.
Siboney is second neighborhood in Havana of wealth and affluence. In Siboney, you can find gorgeous homes owned by ambassadors and high-ranking officials. With perfectly manicured lawns and unique architecture, this neighborhood is one of the most idyllic in Havana. Take a walk along the coast, or stroll the streets and admire the amazing homes. Rent one of your own for villas to experience the local life of luxury.
Stay in the center of Havana and be part of the riveting nightlife and history that comprise Havana Vieja. With classic Cuban architecture, picturesque plazas, and cozy restaurants you will feel as though you have walked back in time. With more than 500 years of history, there are museums and galleries galore that tell the story of this historic city center. As a central location, it is perfect to use as your home base while you explore the surrounding areas, and options for entertainment are around every corner. Experience Havana as it was meant to be – as a local!
Another part of Playa del Este, Guanabo is a quiet seaside town in the east of Havana. Here you’ll find cozy coastal villas and many charming restaurants. Relax on the beach, grab lunch or dinner at the few adorable restaurants, or just explore and enjoy the laidback vibe. See how the locals live and get to know the local culture in Guanabo, a beautiful vacation spot to unwind from the pressures of daily life.