Guantanamo is a municipality and city in southeast Cuba and capital of Guantanamo Province. The city is known worldwide for the Naval base state installed in his stall.
Guantanamo is the site of a U.S. Naval base. The area produces sugarcane and cotton wool. These are traditional parts of the economy.
Has a tropical savannah climate with a warm summer rainfall fairly distributed in two seasons.
The unique tourist hotel located in the city of Guantanamo. With a Soviet style architecture and located in the modern area of the city of Guantanamo, facing Praça Marina Grajales.
Currently the hotel is only available to tourists and Cubans not to foreigners
The Marti Hotel, on Guantanamo City’s central square has been recently (2012) re-modeled and re-opened. The star feature is the roof terrace with bar & views of the city.
There is a restaurant offering both a la carte international food and that is traditional for the region.
Villa La Lupe Hotel
Villa La Lupe Hotel has modern and comfortable rooms. The towering mountains provide a backdrop so you can have a panoramic view of a large part of eastern Cuba.
In Guantanamo, we can find some restaurants like Los Girasoles Restaurant, offering candlelit dinners, including shrimp cocktail in an elegant 1950s home; Ranchón Río Bano at Villa Turística La Lupe (4 kilometers north of town). Alternatively you have pizza at at Pizzería La Veneciana on the east side of Parque Martí. However, you can also go to the Restaurant on the Hill.
In this city you can find the famous Guantanamo Bay Museum of Art and History. A museum located at the former site of the Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Cuba, dedicated to remembering its history.
In this city you can find a lot of adult tourist hot spot, like Cabaret Hanoi or Casa Central.
Point of interest
Parque Nacional Alejandro de Humboldt: This park provides great opportunities for bird-watching and hiking into the mountains, and manatees can be spotted along the shore.
La Farola: A steep mountain road snaking into the pine-clad Sierra Cristal offers fabulous vistas, but watch those bends.
Zoológico de Piedra: This Zoo is located about 30 kilometers from the city. In this zoo you can see many animals figures carved on the rocks.