When leaving the hotel, you will find a city that mixes past and modernity in the architecture of its streets and buildings. A few meters away from El Mesón de la Flota, following Calle Mercaderes, you will find the Plaza Vieja.+ Read more
In this esplanade you will find the Camera Obscura, the first in America and one of the six existing in the world. The new lookout gives you the spectacle of a city in movement, by showing scenes that happen at the same moment on the outside of the tower.
The Plaza Vieja also houses the Planetarium. Modern equipment and accessories will bring you closer to the origins of the Universe in a tour of the halls and galleries. Astronomy lovers can count on the attention of guides specialized in the subject.
Other nearby sites are the Plaza San Francisco de Asís and the Cathedral. If you follow this route, you can get to the Bodeguita del Medio and cool off with the best Cuban mojito.
To the rhythm of flamenco music
The El Mesón de la Flota restaurant resembles a tavern in the Spanish style. The characteristic flamenco clicking accompanies a menu of tapas and fine wines.
But without having to travel far from the hotel, you can find other places to eat and drink. Be adventurous and experience other dishes of Cuban cuisine.
In the sailor's house
The hotel's marine atmosphere extends to its rooms. Pictures with sailboats adorn the spacious and comfortable bedrooms. When you wake up in one of their rooms, you can have your first coffee of the day on one of its balconies. The atmosphere of Calle Mercaderes will reaffirm that you are on vacation in Havana.
The Mesón de la Flota is located in the heart of Old Havana. Classical and folkloric environments are mixed naturally in the performances of street artists, extras, exhibitors of trained dogs and flower sellers. Nearby is the bay of Havana, a place where cruises arrive all year round.
If you plan to take advantage of every minute of your visit, you are in the right place. There are many sites that you will have to get to know. Even without leaving El Mesón de la Flota, your nights will be animated with the flamenco music show.
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Calle Mercaderes No. 257 e/ Amargura y Teniente Rey, Habana Vieja, Old Havana, Havana, Cuba
Distance to airport: 30 km
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Check in time: 4:00 PM
Check out time: 12:00 PM
Location of hotel El Mesón de la Flota
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