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Hostal El Rintintin

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vancouver bc
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Friendly staff, simple room, quite small, but adequate. No room for suitcases, basic bathroom. Great rooftop patio/ bar / restaurant. Simple but location good. Not what we are used to here in North America, but they are trying and we enjoyed the staff and Trinidad is well worth a visit.

Thank lindaking
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

This is a extremely overrated restaurant. We order fish and meat and none of both dishes were tasty. Not recommended! Extremely expensive for what they are offering. The good thing is the terrace but I wouldn't eat here. Just a drink!

Thank Lucía R
Milan, Italy
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

The Hostel is nearby the city center and the staff is amazing. I think it is the best choice in Trinidad. The hostel has a Terrace with a wonderful view of the plaza mayor. There is also free wifi for all guests. Last but not least the restaurant of the hostel is very good.

Thank Gamona
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 5 May 2016

We stayed at Hostal Elrintintin for 3 nights in March 2016 and it was a terrific stay. Mariela, the owner is very friendly and accommodating and all the staff and really nice. The building itself is right near the main square so very well located. Plus it's right at the base of a short hike up to the radio tower...

Thank mmh662
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

We had an absolutely fantastic time here. Amazing sunsets, great food and great people! Make sure to go at least twice. They will recognize you and make you feel more than welcome. The people at the restaurant were amazingly friendly and true Cubans. Looking back on the trip this has been one of the standout experiences. Thanks Mariela!!! Be sure...

Thank Simon S
Havirov, Czech Republic
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Many thanks to Mariele and Lorenzo for hospitality, friendship and nice dinner in restaurant with really Cuban atmosphere! We spent great days in Trinidad feeling there as at home. Go there, seat on terazza, listen Cuban music looking over the city from the top.

Thank FrantisekPatxi
Holbaek, Denmark
Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

Stayed at hostal Rintintin for 4 nights.. We were welcomed by the owner with a cup of Canchera on the house, which is a drink with rum and honey, originating from Trinidad.. After the drink we were shown our room, it was on the 2nd floor, right below the terrace.. We noticed that there wasn't a refrigerator as expected, so...

Thank Davidjoergensen
Mariela d, Propietario at Hostal El Rintintin, responded to this review
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Queremos dar a conocer que la casa de hospedaje EL RINTINTIN, solo tiene dos habitaciones porque el resto de la...

Valby, Denmark
Reviewed 13 August 2015

This is one of the worst places, I have had the misfortune to stay at. The hostel is located in the middle of Trinidads restaurant and party area, and there is noise from the terrace over the rooms till midnight, and noise from the street and a discotheque nearby till 3 in the morning. There is no windows to keep...

Thank marcor66
Mariela d, Propietario at Hostal El Rintintin, responded to this review
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Hola, desgraciadamente estos clientes llegaron muy, muy degustados del viaje, desde que llegaron con mucho dolor de cabeza, tuvieron muchas...

Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 15 July 2015

I have eaten an awesome fresh Lobster at the roof on top with an amazing view of the city and music live!!! The owner is very kindly and the price and quality 100%!!! I suggest to all travellers!! In the center of Trinidad, in a fabulous atmosphere !!

Thank Mauro M
Cienfuegos, Cuba
Reviewed 9 May 2015

I visited this hostel and i enjoyed my best days there.This hostel is very clean and is placed in centre of Trinidad near all famous touristic places.The food was very delicious.Thanx to Mariela and Lorenzo.

Thank Saif Ul K

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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rintintin is a hostel with two rooms with capacity of 4 people. The Rintintin besides being a hostel also offers RESTAURANT-BAR-CAFETERIA WITH A TIME UNTIL 9:30 a.m. 24:00. WE CAN DO FOR PHONE BOOK BY SUNSET, SE INCLKUYE CORTEL A WELCOME TO THE HOUSE. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostal El Rintintin

Address: Simon Bolivar 553 | Esquina Juan Manuel Marquez, Trinidad 62600, Cuba
Region: Caribbean > Cuba > Sancti Spiritus Province > Trinidad
Price Range: ₹ 1,668 - ₹ 1,958 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“In the 2nd casa, ask for the room on the top floor. It has rooftop terrace, too!”
RedGoddessH, 1 Dec 2014 | Read review
“All rooms are good, but the ones on the second floor are a bit more comfortable and brighter”
christianb520, 28 Apr 2014 | Read review
“The left room upstairs is a bit quieter. The right room gets a bit street noise.”
TravellerSonja, 19 Jan 2014 | Read review
“If there's more than 3 of you make sure you get one of the larger rooms upstairs.”
JamesF207, 21 Sep 2012 | Read review
“The room downstairs had a noisy AC and you could hear the street noise more.”
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ccarpen61, 20 Jul 2012 | Read review
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