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Club Havana

££ - £££Cuban, Caribbean,
Av 5 btwn Calles 188 & 192, Flores | Ave57a entre 188 y 214,Reparto Flores, Havana, Cuba
+53 7 2750100
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (3 reviews)
“sandwiches” (2 reviews)
“private club” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cuban, Caribbean, Bar
££ - £££
Av 5 btwn Calles 188 & 192, Flores | Ave57a entre 188 y 214,Reparto Flores, Havana, Cuba
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We went to La Casa del Habano to purchase cigars, but we were hungry and ended up at El Chelo. Very tourist-friendly with a host who spoke impeccable English, and offered an English menu as well. The meal was the best we had in Havana...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank travelerash4
Reviewed 10 October 2018

We went on a weekend day after another tour ended up cancelling and it was a great way to spend a day. It was $30CUC to get in but that included a $15CUC credit toward the restaurant for lunch. The food was ok, the beach...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank DaisyDot24
Reviewed 10 October 2018

This is a nice beach club with three pools and a lovely beach. We ate at the beachfront restaurant and the food was OK, nothing great. The service was fine except the cashier who spend 5 minutes scrutinizing our money as though we had printed...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Fritz_the_1st
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Club Havana is top shelf tourism in Cuba. This is probably the best beach closest to Havana. The daily rate is $10 and weekends $15 but it is worth it. bring a copy of your passport for the gate person. A beach filled with internationals,...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Ralph T
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

This was a pleasant surprise suggested by a cabbie. For $25 CUC you can enjoy this facility and they give you $15 CUC for food and beverages. Can’t beat that price. Wish the pool water was colder cause it’s super hot in August.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Torres8174
Reviewed 1 June 2018

This is one of the most famous restaurants in Havana. This place has usually been reserved for high protocol dinners with diplomats or very important and rich foreign residents in Cuba. However, even though this site provides a very expensive and allegedly high quality service...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank Victor Manuel M
Reviewed 31 May 2018

I returned here after 64 years and still recognised the place! There is a gated development where the golf course used to be and some of the buildings are in need of TLC but it’s still a private club where foreigners can sign in for...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank PAW743
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

We went back because we loved this place two years ago.... and again we had a great time... went to the beach, played beach volleyball and then ate at the restaurant... all food was excellent and service too... our teenagers boys loved it....a place to...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank lissgoye55
Reviewed 2 January 2018

We went on New Year's Day. We called ahead to ensure they were open. Taxi to/from Vedado was about 12-14 CUC. Entry cost was 25CUC per adult. Kids 12 and under are free. We were given a card to make purchases with. We had a...More

Date of visit: January 2018
3  Thank seanb936
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

It was a superb fiest with a great proffesional band, dancers, music. Atmosphere is great. Nice decoration, super clean and good condition. Good memory from Havana.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Erenimo P
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6 June 2018|
Response from lissgoye55 | Reviewed this property |
Al restaurant puedes entrar sin problema y la playa la puedes ver , pero para bañarte hay que pagar . Espero te ayude
14 April 2017|
Response from lissgoye55 | Reviewed this property |
We were 8 and the bill was 120....with drinks, main and appetizers...hope it helps
29 March 2017|
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Response from lissgoye55 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if they have lockers but is a private place/club and there is a guy that works there walking around at the beach... we left our stuff there and we had no issues. food is great there and cheap. hope it helps
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av 5 btwn Calles 188 & 192, Flores | Ave57a entre 188 y 214,Reparto Flores, Havana, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Ciudad de la Habana Province  >  Havana
  • Phone Number: +53 7 2750100
Very good restaurant. Lonely Planet review El Chelo is situated in the swanky Club Habana. Perched in front of the sparkling Straits of Florida and a well-raked scimitar of private beach, El Chelo serves everything from a cheap, tasty ropa vieja to a pricier (but still tasty!) lobster. The decor is suitably luxurious. Nice Wine Bar, smoking cigar and excellence playa and pool side.
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