Villa Clara Province
, located in the mid-northern Cuba was the scene of the battle at the end of Decemeber of 1958 which finally led to Cuba’s independence. The capital city Santa Clara
was founded in 1689. A 48 km long village street connects Caibarién
, a fishing village surrounded by deep waters with spiny lobster breeding facilites, to the northern islands of Las Brujas
and Santa Maria
with its fine white sand beach, it is also known as the white rose of the island region Jardines del Rey
(Kings Gardens). Further highlights of the province: the caves Pelo de Oro o del Muneco, Elguea
healing springs, Hanabanilla-Stausee at the foot of Escambray-massif.
Hotel los caneyes
Location: only 2 km from downtown
, the hotel layout is that of bungalows in a round hut design and large a garden set up.
2.5 stars, 95 rooms, restaurant, snack bar, pool, disco, souvenir shop, hotel safe, car rental, wheelchair accessible room, massage, medical aide
bathroom, shower, AC, satellite TV, telephone
ideal, quiet countryside locale, from which to go sightseeing in the city with the legacy of “Che” all over.