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Diana Nyad swims from Havana to Key West.

Swimming from Havana to Kay West. Saturday morning at 9:00, August 31, Commodore Escrich said goodbye to the American swimmer Diana Nyad, who began his fourth attempt to swim across the Florida Straits.   Ms. Nyad thanked Commodore Escrich by the support he gave  her in this new attempt and he  has provided to the Australian […]

Maria La Gorda – one of the top diving spots in the Caribbean region.

This was a sunset at Maria La Gorda tonight (17th July 2013). This is one of the best dive sites in Cuba, and the whole Caribbean. For more information mail us on

Villa and apartment rental in Havana

The Cubans opened up the property market in 2012 to local buyers and sellers. They also made it possible for the first time in 50 years, to buy construction and home improvement products. As a result a lot of crumbling mansions, and spacious apartments, many with pools, have now been refurbished and are now available […]

First Tropical Storm to hit Cuba this season.

The first tropical storm of the season is due to pass over central Cuba Thursday 11th 8am to 8pm, and then on to Florida by Friday morning. The storm is moving at around 50kms per hour, which is pretty fast. Batten down the hatches……

Yacht Charter in Cuba

Havana Concierge has a number of mono hull and catamarans for bare boat charter or with a charter with a Cuban skipper and crew. Cuba has 4500 islands around the coast, mostly deserted. Sailing through these islands is some of the least spoiled areas in the Caribbean region. The scuba diving, snorkelling and fishing is […]

Havana Villa and apartment rental.

Havana Concierge now has a full portfolio of world class villas and apartments in Havana. This includes luxury penthouses with 4 bedrooms, full service staff and roof top swimming pools overlooking Havana. We have medium to large villas around Havana with and without swimming pools and staff. In addition to rental property we can offer […]

Halo – Best wine shop in Havana

Halo is a wine bar and shop based in the Miramar Trade Centre next to the Elephant Statues. This is about the best place to buy wine in Havana and you can sample most bottles by the glass before you buy. Halo also offers plates of cheese or hams for those wishing to relax and […]

Milano Lounge Club opens in Miramar, Havana

“Milano Lounge Club” opens in the exclusive Miramar area of Havana. The restaurant and bar offer a fresh Italian / Cuban fusion food with a terrace and garden for relaxed drinks before or after lunch or dinner. Address – 3rd Avenue No 2404, between 24 and 26 Streets, Miramar. Tel. +537 2034641 For table reservations contact […]

Alvaro de Marichalar

Havana Concierge hosts Alvaro de Marichalar, who arrived in Havana on Wednesday 17th 2013, at the end of his final leg of his historic journey following Ponce de Leon’s watermark, by Solo travelling aboard a jetski all the way from San Juan de Puerto Rico to Habana, via St Augustine in Florida.  Alvaro is commemorating the 5th Centennial […]

Sloppy Joe’s reopens in Havana

Sloppy Joe’s was one of the most famous night spots in Havana before the revolution. After a very slick major facelift the bar reopened in April 2013. The bar offers an excellent selection of cocktails and a good tapas and snack menu. Sloppy Joe’s is in the centre of Old Havana behind the Parque Central […]