Travel for the first time into another country make us feel, almost always, a little bit anxious and insecure. Liberty Cuba guarantees you that your holiday is perfectly arrange with us. However, being well informed before you leave takes the worry out of travelling. In order to make you feel more comfortable we have compiled the specific useful information you must know about Cuba before you travel.

Rental & Shopping

Hotel Rental

There are several hotel chains selling accommodation in Cuba, covering a wide offer for lodging, from 3 to 4 and 5 stars hotels. A lot of all inclusive accommodation facilities are located in beach resorts – destinations, some of them belonging to prestigious hoteliers like Sol Melia, LTI,  Sofitel, and others.

Cuba has different levels for tourist accommodation: Hotels rank varies from students’ budget lodging facilities to luxurious 5 stars hotels, aimed to lodge VIP clients.

In-between you will find 4 stars city hotels, even all inclusive resorts with available comfortable rooms. Following the architectural patterns, the location, function and interior design, you could classify hotels in Cuba as:  city hotels, beach hotels, nature hotels, Spa's resorts, historic hotels or modern hotels

Hotels chains operating in Cuba

Local: Cubanacan,  Cubamar,  Complejo Palco,  Gaviota,  Gran Caribe,  Habaguanex,  Horizontes,  Islazul,  Rumbos.

Foreign: Accor,  Barceló Hotels & Resorts,  Blau Hoteles,  Grandes Hoteles del Caribe,  Grupo Piñero,  Grupo RIU,  Hotetur,  Iberostar,  Maritim Hotels,  NH Hoteles,  OccidentalHoteles,  Raytur Caribe, S.L. (Hoteles C),  Sandals Resorts International,  Sol Meliá,  SuperClubs Resorts Limited,  TMS,  Valtur,  Ventaglio.

Transport system and car rental

Tourist bus service for touring the destinations is available and there are bus companies that travel throughout the country (two bus lines: Astros and Via Azul). There are also special compartments for those who prefer to travel by train and charter companies operating domestic flights.

Taxi service is good (which charge reasonable rates) in all the leading cities and tourist destinations.

Travelers can also rent cars and microbuses at airports terminals, in hotels desks, rental points located throughout the cities or in any beach resort or nature resort. Valid driver’s license and passport are required. Additionally, in the rental points visitors can buy a country map or a road map to assist themselves while driving though the country.

Assistance by technical support team is guaranteed all around the country. Refueling is possible in almost all provinces at govern owned Gas stations:  CUPET and ORO NEGRO.

All the roads have international traffic signals and vehicles drive on the right side of the road.

Shopping

Travelers can buy souvenirs, Cuban cigars, rum and coffee; international beverages; juices, bottled water, canned goods and other foods; crafts, toiletries, books, magazines, CDs, audio cassettes, videos, postcards, maps, posters, t-shirts and other products in shops located in airports, villas, hotels and cities There are also several chains of specialized stores, boutiques, jewelry stores, perfume shops and international brand retail stores. Every hotel has a Tourism Desk that will provide the information you need.