The Iberostar San Felix with category 4 stars is located in the center of Santiago de Cuba, a few meters from the Cespedes Park, In the Heritage Corridor of Las Enramadas, on the corner of San Felix street , is part of the complex Hotel Casa Granda, Hotel Imperial and the San Basilio hostel, all located in the historical center or ring one of the city of Santiago de Cuba.
From its advantageous position, it is a point of reference for those who visit the tourist pole and those who wish to feel the palpitations of life inside this city.
Near many places of high tourist and cultural value, such as the Cespedes Park, the Casa de la Trova, the Museum of Historical Environment (House of Diego Velázquez), the Holy Metropolitan Basilica Cathedral Church, the Emilio Bacardí Museum, the House of Government Municipal, the Concert Hall Dolores and the House of Music.
It was designed by the architect Carlos Segrera and its construction dates from 1910, and shows a beautiful architecture. At the end of the 40s, a remodeling was carried out, as it was very damaged by the earthquake of '47, and by the 1950s one of the most emblematic and modern hotels in the city saw the light.
It is representative of the Chicago style with eclectic elements and notable neoclassical influence. It occupies an area of 664.96 square meters and has 4 levels. The inherent characteristics of the Hotel generate a great mobile for visitors interested in the history, culture and society of Santiago, who can enjoy a comfortable stay in a hospitable and welcoming environment.
His entrance was through San Felix Street and on the ground floor were Warehouse # 2, a photo studio and a barbershop. In 1960 it became a hostel, hosting famous artists of the time who visited the city.
After several years, in 1983, it becomes a hotel with 45 rooms, and was baptized with the name of hotel Bayamo. In 1987 it became the School of Hospitality and Tourism, retaking its original name.
Later, in the heat of the 500 years of the Villa, it is repaired, remaining with four levels raising its standard of quality to four stars, for the comfort of its 42 rooms and three mini suites. From the Hotel you can appreciate the beat of Santiago and visit historical, recreational and cultural sites in the area.
The nearest airport is Antonio Maceo, approximately 9.7 km away.