Parisien Cabaret

Parisien Cabaret offers the Grand Show "Cubano, Cubano".

It is a fusion of Indoamerican, Hispanic and African cultures, that led to the Cuban culture.

Every day from 9:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. the show starts at 10:00 p.m. and afterwards from 12:00 a.m. you can learn how to dance.

We also invite you to dinner at the hotel restaurant of your choice and then have fun at the Cabaret. Dine in the elegant "Comedor de Aguiar" restaurant or in the buffet "La Veranda" restaurant or enjoy creole food in "La Barraca" restaurant. You can also dine in the Parisien Cabaret.

To make a reservation contact the tourist desk in the lobby.
Phone: (53 7) 836 36 63 or (53 7) 836 35 64 Ext 119

Sunday Nights at the Hotel Gardens

You can enjoy a wonderful Cuban night, starting at 9:00 pm in the gardens of the Hotel, every Sunday.


Cuban Traditional Music Concert

The Cuban Traditional Music Concert with members of the Buena Vista Social Club taking place every Tuesday and Saturday in the emblematic Salon 1930.

At 8:30 p.m. opens at 9:30 p.m. begins the show until 11:30 p.m.

Every Tuesday, with the presence of the Orchestra "Legends.Com", members of the Buena Vista Social Club, Afro Cuban All Stars and a dancing couple.

Every Saturday the Compay Segundo Group with members of the Buena Vista Social Club and other guests.

You can enjoy an unforgettable night of dancing and Cuban music.

For reservations and more information, contact the Bureau of Reservation located in the hotel lobby.

Phone: (53 7) 836 36 63 or (53 7) 836 35 64 119 or Email:


Swimming pools

The clear waters of the swimming pool invites you to relax from 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. You can also make use of the Snack Bar.

You can swing in the original pool of the Hotel, which in 1930, was the deepest in Cuba at 12 m. In it Johnny Weissmuller (Tarzan) (1904-1984) during the 1930´s made an exhibition of swimming and began jumping from 2nd story balcony.

Our gym is the best option to get a massage, take a steam bath or exercise. You can also play tennis on the original court of the Hotel.

It is open from 8:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m.

Beauty & Barber Salon

Our professional Beauty and Hairdressing Salon offers its services every day from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m., except on Sunday.


Contact the concierge to read a good book about the history of Cuba or the history of the Hotel, buy CDs, DVDs, postcards or souvenirs or learn about the entertainment in Havana.

It is open from 8:30 a.m. until 9:45 p.m. Here you can also rent the safe deposit box.


Historic Tours

The extraordinary history of the Hotel Nacional de Cuba, and its employees can be experienced by guest through the Historic Tours.

These take place from Monday to Saturday at 10:00 a.m. The meeting point is in the Lobby, in front to the main door.


The musical groups “The Titans”, “Sabor de Cuba”, “Constellation” and “Frequency Tropical” fill the air with their beautiful songs and rhythmic music daily in the hotel bars.

Our pianists, Anne Martin and Adriana Elvira López, perform live piano music in the luxury “Comedor de Aguiar” restaurant during dinner hours.

In the Hall of Fame you can find a replica of antique jukebox that originally was found in most bars cafes throught  Old Havana. Here too, you will find many photos of celebrities that have visited the hotel in past many years. Take time to enjoy the music played by this jukebox.



The Caracol Chain of shops offers various goods and services throught the hotel. There are Cigar Shop, a liquor and wine specialty, souvenir and perfumery store along with a music store, gift shop and Pool Side Shop.