Accor opens Cuba's first SO/ hotel

SO/ Paseo del Prado La Habana is the ninth property in the SO/ portfolio. Photo credit: Accor

Accor has brought its lifestyle SO/ Hotels & Resorts brand to Cuba with the opening of SO/ Paseo del Prado La Habana in the capital city of Havana. 

The hotel, designed by French architect Michel Regembal, has 250 guestrooms on nine floors, including eight suites. Public spaces include a spa, a gym, an infinity pool, several bars, a rooftop terrace, a lobby bar and a dedicated chocolate shop.

The hotel is located at the intersection of Paseo del Prado and Malecón, a one-minute walk from Habana Vieja (Old Havana), a World Heritage Site. 


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SO/ Paseo del Prado La Habana is the ninth property in the SO/ portfolio, which includes the recent additions of SO/ Auckland, SO/ Berlin Das Stue, SO/ Vienna and SO/ St. Petersburg. New SO/ properties in Kuala Lumpur, Koh Samui, Dubai, Paris, Melbourne and Los Cabos are scheduled to open over the coming years. 

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