Hotel Atlantico

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Please note that hotel standards in Cuba tend to be lower than in other Sun Destinations. Unless travelers are familiar with the resort or Cuban hotels, we typically recommend that travelers book a minimum 4 star resort when traveling to Cuba. 

This hotel is located in the popular beach area of Santa Maria del Mar. The Atlantico has been a Canadian favorite for many years. It offers clients a good value with friendly staff, lush tropical gardens and a beautiful beachfront setting. This colorful and fun complex has a variety of activities and entertainment for the entire family.
Location: Beachfront in Playa del Este, 25 minutes from downtown Havana and 20 minutes from Havana Airport.

tripadvisor Traveler Reviews
  • Cubanoboy : Toronto, Canada
Exactly What I expected

Reasonably priced, decent service, the buffet was better than I remembered. The place is a little run down but I expected that, it celebrated it's 60th year. The rooms were dated but everything functioned. The pool was crowded with Cubans paying to spend the afternoon but it wasn't too annoying. All in all, a pretty good experience that would have me return given the opportunity.

  • Nicole B : Ottawa, Canada
Atlantico was a blast!

What a trip we had! My friend & I stayed at Atlantico from Sept 24th - Oct 1st. We chose the hotel because we wanted to be close to Havana. And we got a great deal. It is a 3-star hotel, so you need to keep this in mind when you are booking!!! They were doing reno's while we were there, so they are trying to update it. It is a hidden gem that just needs some TLC! The layout of the hotel is great. The beach was fantastic. The pool bar was pretty awful though. Poor service and not much choice for drinks, but there was beer! And we mostly drank beer while we were there. And the white wine. The white wine they served was delicious. Special shout outs to Adonis & Luida from the entertainment staff, they were so fun! Adonis took us out dancing at a local spot in Alamar one night, it was a blast! The free shuttle bus to Havana was great, but you have to reserve a day in advance, and it leaves at 9:30am, not back until 6. That is a long day in hot, hot Havana! You can pay 5 CUC and take a bus that has more departure options and no reservations required. Havana is just amazing, highly recommend going. I would stay at the hotel again for sure, I already miss the friends that we made.Side note - you are going to Cuba. Keep this in mind, and don't complain about things that you already know about Cuba. The food here was good in my opinion. But I LOVE fish, rice, bread, and seafood. And omelettes for breakfast every morning is fine by me! And DO NOT litter on the beach! It is shocking to me that people think it's okay to leave their plastic cups & beer cans on the beach. Littering isn't okay no matter where you go. Bring your own travel mug; helps the environment and makes for less trips to the bar. ;)

  • varaderomom : Ottawa, Canada
cant wait to go back

so nice-you get what u pay for and if u tip-service is excellent-sit in joses section at dinner-best service-nice singing group at dinner-good food-never got sick and this was a first in cuba-go for the chicken-the staff eat the food too-great coffee in the lobby bar-like the best cappucino i have had in my life-just simple drinks=-walk down the road to mingle with the locals at the market

  • Rfloresn :
Horrible far away and depressing

This is by far the worst hotel I have ever stayed. Everything is outdated. Drinks are served on a 8 ounce plastic cup. Rooms are outdated. There is a fee to use the safe (really?) Air conditioning works but it is as a loud as a car engine. Food is really bad (even pasta is not good). It is really far from downtown Havana.

  • jbcn233 : Brighton, United Kingdom
Really terrible hotel..;;;;don't go!

This is the worse hotel I have ever been to - it is very dated with a depressing feel to it - grey and miserable. The food was appaling and such poor quality and since the drink was free there were a lot of drunk people around. The only nice thing about it was the beach. The staff weren't particularly friendly or helpful either. Never again....

Vacations packages include round-trip flights, accommodations, round-trip transfers (unless outlined below) to and from the hotel, and tourist cards (if required, unless outlined below).

If selecting an all-inclusive resort option, the package will also include the all-inclusive features as outlined by each resort.

Items not included:

  • Travel insurance (mandatory if traveling to Cuba)
  • Tourist cards ($10USD)if traveling to Dominican Republic with Sunwing Airlines
  • Departure taxes ($20USD) if traveling to Dominican Republic with Sunwing or Signarture Vacations
  • Hotel transfers for packages with WestJet to USA (with exception to Honolulu)
  • Hotel transfers for packages to Europe
  • Items of a personal nature

  • Buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Scheduled free shuttle service to / from Historical Havana, 3 times a day (upon availability)
  • Non motorized water sports
  • Daily Activities
  • Nightly Entertainment
  • 92 Rooms
  • 1 a la carte and 1 Buffet restaurant 
  • Snack bar 
  • 2 Bars
  • Pool (with kids section)
  • Medical service (fee) 
  • Gym 
  • Tennis courts
  • Games Room
  • Shops (fee)
  • Safety deposit box (fee)
  • Internet facilities (fee) 
  • Meeting facilities
Garden or Ocean View Hotel rooms with:
  • 2 twin beds or 1 double or 1 King bed (on request) 
  • Air-conditioning
  • Bathroom with shower only
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone 
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Balcony or Terrace 
  • Max occ. 3 
Early Booking Bonus - This hotel may offer early booking bonuses at certain times of the year. If early booking bonuses apply to your vacation, prices shown online have already been adjusted accordingly. Please inquire for complete details.

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Hotel Atlantico
Avda. De Las Terrazas Santa Maria del Mar, Playas del Este, Havana Cuba

Some restaurants may be open for certain meals only and limited visits may apply. Reservations required and dress code in effect for a la carte restaurants. Time restrictions may apply for water sports.

Child pricing may only be available with select tour operators and valid for select dates and durations. Child pricing rules are subject to change without notice. Please contact one of our vacation specialists if you require assistance with child pricing.

Photo identification and/or credit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy. Rollaway beds and cribs (infant beds) may be available and should be requested at the time of booking; fees may apply.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in. Special requests cannot be guaranteed and may incur additional charges upon check-in to fulfil.

Hotels do not condone unruly behavior, parties in rooms, excessive noise or any other actions that violate the hotels terms of use. Guests may be removed from the property at their own expense in the event of any disturbance or complaint from other guests or hotel staff. cannot be held responsible for any guests who may be removed from the hotel due to a violation of rules. makes every effort to ensure that the information on this page is accurate, however, all information on this page is subject to change without notice. is not responsible for any changes, errors or omissions that may occur.