If you are planning a trip to Cuba and you would like to experience a unique Cuban culture, a stay at a special house is for you. In this article you'll find all the tips on Case Particular in Cuba.
The term "casa particular" means "private house" and was adopted after 1997 when the government of Fidel Castro allowed Cubans to rent private rooms to tourists.
This structures are private accommodations that Cuban families make available to tourists. They can consist of a house with private bathroom, small independent suites or luxury apartments with every kind of comfort.
The license is granted to the Casa Particular that satisfies the requirements of habitability, safety and reliability of the owners. You will be able to recognize the licensed houses through a blue signal with the words "Arrendador Divisa" displayed outside the front door.
A Casa Particular is a structure often compared to our bed & breakfasts and it is considered as one of the cheapest ways to stay in Cuba.
You can stay in these structures in "complete" formula, which means in the whole apartment, or in "family" formula, in a private room with common areas shared with the host family.
Breakfast, lunch, dinner and laundry services are not included in the price and in some cases you can negotiate it on your arrival (on average the price for a dinner prepared for you is 10 CUC per person).
In the past, you could book a Casa Particular mostly through the direct contact with the owner.
Today it is possible to book an accommodation directly from the web; Cubacenter has selected for you the best Casa Particular to guarantee you an unforgettable experience!
The positive side of sleeping in a Casa Particular is the direct contact with the local people. Your host family will take care of you and you will surely discover more about the traditions and daily life in Cuba.
By sleeping and living in a Casa Particular, your experience will be unique, economical and different. You'll get in touch with the Cuban way of life!
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