Casa Particular for extended stay Holidays in Cuba Welcome to Villa Cojimar!
Casa Particular Villa Cojimar is the perfect place for an Extended Stay Holidays in Havana, Cuba. A casa particular is a private house with the ground floor for the exclusive use of the customer. It has a private entrance with maximum security, services like breakfast, meals, towels, cleaning if requested.
There are two rooms with air conditioning, 2 bathrooms, a garage, a small Pool, no houses in front of you, 50 to 100 meters away from the ocean. See photos of the house here:
Prices and services in casa particular Villa Cojimar:
Our price varies from 50 – 70 USD per night depending on the season and the rooms you use. Email Nestor for inquiry.
- 2 Private bathrooms with Air Conditioning
- Breakfast and meals (when requested)
- Children welcome
Location of Villa Cojimar
Our location (See Cojimar in Wikipedia) is 10 minutes away by car from the historical center of Old Havana and 15 minutes from Playas del Este (East Havana beach). Near the house you have the now known private restaurant or Paladar “El Ajiaco” in Los Pinos street. You can also go to government’s “La Terraza” which is a place where Hemingway use to go and inspired by the beautiful view of the entrance of the Bay to later write “The Old Man and the Sea”. See Cojimar places of interest.
About this Casa Particular for Extended stay and Villa Cojimar Lodging
The owner of the house and Julien’s husband’s ,Waldito, is what we call here a Man of Offices. He has done his house almost by himself, every single detail was thought and done by him; plumbing, electricity, tiling, decoration, pool, etc.
Julien is graduated in French language and they have teo beautiful girls, Alexandra and Gabriela who are 9 and 10 years old. They live on the 2nd floor of the house and will always be available in case you need any type of help, like go and buy food and run any errand.
Extended Stay Cuba in will be dedicated exclusively to long stay accommodations in Cuba. There are not many places in Cuba at the moment who offer this service and extendedstaycuba.com will make sure to gather the top quality lodgings. The Casa Particular Villa Cojimar is just the beginning, we will be adding more places like the Monte Habana motel in Playa and Villa Tarará by the beach in Havana.
Cojimar and Hemingway
In “La Leonera” Hemingway heard many stories of fishermen, He inspired in many of them and wrote his book “The Old Man and the Sea”. Many of these stories are found in Marcos Marin Llanes book (La Patria chica de Ernest hemingway – Hemingways little homeland), storms in the ocean, shipwrecks, sharks, treasures, the aparition of the virgin of the ocean. Every year thousands of tourists go to Cojimar to learn about the life of this writer in Cuba.
Cojimar is a fishermen town where Hemingway liked fishing.
Situated on the north coast, 4 miles from La Habana center and 90 miles from Florida. There is a bay and a river where locals dock their boats. The name origins from the Tainos indigenous and it means in Arawak “Entrance in a fertile land”.
The town has protected areas and even endemic plants along the river and the natural landscape of Valle del Rio. There are caves (Cueva del Indio and Hoyo de Cojimar). The statue pays homage to the writer and it was done after his death by local friends who used their boats propellers.
The Panamerican village is nearby where the Panamerican games took place in 1991, and where Hotel Panamericano and other motels are available for cheap prices.
The Fort “El Torreon de Cojimar” is a military construction from the 18th century. The English attacked this area and disembarked in the 1762, moving by land towards San Cristobal de la Habana village (Old Havana today) and defeating the Spanish in 1 month. There was a later agreement to trade Havana for Florida.
Other Extended Stay casa particular as well as hotels in Cuba
Extended Stay Cuba website will be adding accommodation that fit in this category in different tourist places around Cuba. Customers and visitors of this website can recommend casas particulares and other lodgings where they had a good experience in their visit to the island and consider a good place to spend a long term stay holiday.
Some of the TOP places in Havana for a long stay are the Motel Monte Habana in Playa municipality and Villa Armonia Tarara by the beach. Apart-Hotel Las Terrazas in Playas del Este is also an option with apartments with kitchens. For the lovers of Varadero beach Hotel Marazul is a good option.
I hope you find this information useful and help us with your opinions and experience to bring the best service to you.