IBEROSTAR GRAND PACKARD
A relatively new addition to Old Havana, this modern style hotel has an excellent location directly on the famous Prado Avenue that links the central square to the Malecon oceanfront promenade. The hotel is one of Havana’s most luxurious properties and is the leading hotel in Havana for the Iberostar hotel chain.
Named in recognition of one of Cuba’s Old American car brands, the Grand Packard offers 321 luxury rooms and suites, including an upgraded ‘Cosmos’ area with superior rooms and concierge services. There are a choice of restaurants and bars as well as a cigar lounge, fitness centre and spa. The large sun terrace and infinity pool have unique views of the Castillo del Morro and Havana Bay and are a main feature of the hotel, as well as a good choice of meeting and conference facilities with capacity of up to 230 delegates.
The 321 rooms feature a modern style with double or twin-bedded rooms and private bathroom, air-conditioning, TV, safe, hairdryer and iron. A pillow menu, stocked minibar and 24-hour room service are all available and can be incorporated into special group event pricing. A choice of premium rooms and suites include three exceptional suites – The Faro, Bahia, and Packard Suites perfect for super VIPS.
The hotel has a dedicated Cosmos concierge area with exclusive upgraded rooms, private reception, butler, enhanced services, and an exclusive breakfast lounge with impressive views of Havana.
The Grand Packard has a choice of dining options including a mediterranean restaurant, gourmet Cuban restaurant, informal Spanish tapas cafe, and large breakfast buffet. Bars include a 24-hour piano bar, pool bar, bay view snack bar and a cigar bar for smoking fine cigars with Cuba’s famous rums. All available for exclusive group use on a request basis.
There is a choice of 5 meeting rooms including breakout meeting room options with capacities ranging from 16 – 230 delegates in a variety of meeting styles with full support and extensive catering services.
There is an indoor patio area that can be set up for a variety of social events and gatherings, a large open pool terrace with fantastic views to the ocean and Morro Castle, with capacity of 180 seated dining or 350 for a cocktail party style event. Train with fellow delegates at the gym or relax with a spa or beauty treatment.
WIFI available throughout the hotel and for those staying in the Cosmos Level, the concierge butlers can provide some basic business support.