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Casa Carlos Gil Lemes

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Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Where to begin? We absolutely loved our stay at Casa Carlos Gil Lemes. The house is gorgeous, full of beautiful antiques, a lovely courtyard, muchos colibris. Even more wonderful are the people, Carlos and his parents Gil and Sofia. Carlos is a wealth of information and was more than happy to share his knowledge with us.Sofia ensured that we started...

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Konstanz, Germany
Reviewed 7 November 2016

I spent a lot of time choosing casa particular in Trinidad. The most casas are very kitschy or have a terrace, what is also a no-go for me, because those people, who are building them, destroy the original architecture of the city and endanger the status of Trinidad as a world heritage. In the end I found the Casa Gil...

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Leek, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 April 2016

Heartily recommend this lovely, historic casa in the heart of Trinidad, Cuba. The house has been in the family since 1926 and it was such a treat to stay within such a warm, welcoming home. The garden and cool house were a welcome refuge, breakfasts were huge and delicious and served in beautiful calm surroundings with fresh linen every day....

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paris
Reviewed 11 March 2016

This is a beautiful colonial house. The owners are deeply involved in its preservation. Most of all, they do everything they can to make you feel comfortable. The place is spotless, very quiet and they serve a generous and fresh breakfast. We had our best stay of our trip there and we were glad to get to know them.

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Paris, France
Reviewed 7 January 2016

Truth be told, we have stayed at better casas throughout our trip in Cuba, but nowhere compared to the family feeling and the personal warmth they extended to us during our stay there. Carlos was exceptionally friendly and considerate and his pre-arrival emails prepared us for a smooth check-in and he informed us of everything that we needed to be...

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London
Reviewed 12 September 2015

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Milan, Italy
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Reviewed 28 April 2015

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 June 2014

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Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 2 March 2014

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“Both 2 rooms are great”
 of 5 bubbles andreailcujo, 2 Aug 2015 | Read review
“When we stayed, the (very nice) bedroom was not an en-suite, and we had to use the bathroom off the kitchen down a corridor from the room. This was fine and we were told only a temporary arrangement whilst the usual bedroom/ensuite was being renovated.”
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 of 5 bubbles CatJoeLiverpool, 22 Jun 2014 | Read review
“There is only one room so get in quick!”
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