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Captivating Cuba

Captivating Cuba is part of Hovis Travel Group Ltd.

Captivating Cuba are an independent specialist dealing in Cuba holidays. Our knowledgeable and helpful UK based sales staff have all visited Cuba, and are more than happy to pass on their knowledge to help you plan your all inclusive holiday to Cuba!

We have a Cuban office located in central Havana to support you during your holiday in Cuba. All our staff based in Cuba are Cuban, but speak excellent English, and will be happy to help you make the most of your holiday. We also have local representatives based at the main Cuban hotels.

As dedicated Cuba holiday specialists, we have the expertise and experience to ensure you get the most from your trip to Cuba. Hotels, activities and what to see - our dedicated staff are happy to help with all aspects of your break, whether you want an all inclusive holiday to Cuba or if you'd rather have the freedom to explore Cuba with your own itinerary.

Captivating Cuba is a limited company registered in England as company number 05521197. For full contact details see the Contact Us page.

Feedback from our clients

This is a small selection of the feedback we have received from our recent clients. We do not suggest we never get a complaint, but they are relatively infrequent.

A big thankyou for all your efforts in sorting out our holiday, we had an amazing time, we absolutely loved it!! - after the hustle & bustle of Havana the Jibacoa stay in the 2nd week was so welcome & relaxing & all was truly memorable! M.A. May 2010
thank you so very much for organising such a fabulous holiday! All transfers were perfectly handled and made for such a relaxing trip. We would love to return and would be glad to receive offers for next year. I look forward to keeping in touch and once again, thank you very much. A.P. May 2010
I was planning anyway to write to thank you for our excellent holiday. Your organization was impeccable - extraordinarily so. From Captivating Cuba's point of view not a thing went wrong and we were seriously impressed. ...We very very much want to return - we feel we only scraped the surface of the country. We would have no hesitation whatsoever in coming back to you for future arrangements, and we will be recommending you to anyone we hear of who is travelling to Cuba. J.M Feb 2010
We found the Cuban people very friendly and helpful. The service was always excellent and we never felt anything less than totally safe when walking the streets. The Captivating Cuba arrangements worked like clockwork and we would definitely use you again. Thanks! D.M. Feb 2010
Just wanted to thankyou for organising us such a fantastic holiday! We all had a great time and everything ran so smoothly, our rooms in Havana were beautiful and we ended up with bungalows in Sol Palmeras which was a lovely surprise. We felt we got everything and more from what we wanted and none of us wanted to come home! M.S. Jan 2010
I felt I just had to write and thank you and all your team both here and in Cuba. We had a wonderful time and all the organisation of our trip was marvellous, taxis on time, great hotels etc . All your representatives looked after us so well in all of the locations we visited and they were very knowledgeable. Your descriptions in your brochure of all the hotels that we stayed in was correct to the finest details. The trips that your representatives recommended were excellent. We have already recommended you company to others and will do so in the future with glowing references. Thank you for making our trip unforgettable.C.W. Nov 2009
Everything worked very well, all our connections and transfers went smoothly. We would not hesitate to travel with Captivating Cuba again, or recommend it to others. The museum of the Revolution in Havana is very interesting and different. We really enjoyed the music everywhere aspect. Vinales to get a better view of rural life in Cuba - and the taxi journey there and back. Martino's restaurant in Breezes Jibacoa was excellent; and the La Taberna there was good also. Also Casa de Don Tomas in Vinales. A.M. Nov 2009
I just wanted to write and let you know we had a fantastic holiday in Cuba. I am so glad that we hired a car as that helped us see more of the real Cuba - we just needed better Spanish - next time we'll be better prepared. Please encourage other people to hire a car too and tell them that hitch-hiking is a common way for Cubans to get around and to please give them a lift. The hotels were superb and the transfers all worked like clockwork. Thank you so much for helping us with such a memorable holiday - I have no hesitation in recommending Capitvating Cuba. B.P. Nov 2009
I would like to take this opportunity to thank you and all the staff at Captivating Cuba (in London and Cuba) for helping make our holiday to Cuba so enjoyable. All the arrangements from start to finish was spot on and so well organised we had nothing to worry about. F.C. May 2009
I just wanted to email you to thank you for organizing our holiday to Cuba. We all really had a fantastic time. Cuba is one of the most fascinating and interesting places we have ever visited and we loved every minute of it. J.J. May 2009
I just wanted to say a big thank you for organising our trip to Cuba!!! It was a wonderful honeymoon and a perfect mix of total relaxation and a bit of adventure. The private transfers were a real treat and all of them on time. We has absolutely no problems apart from our Virgin flight that had a faulty wing which delayed us on our way there for about 5 hours! Anyway, I just wanted you to know that we are so pleased with everything you organised and will be recommending Captivating Cuba to all my friends and will definitely use you if we go back. D.F. May 2009
My brother and I have just returned from Cuba, after booking a holiday with you and the company Captivating Cuba. We had a fantastic holiday. All of the arrangements worked out very well. Thank you for putting our holiday together and always being helpful and cheerful. We will very happily recommend Captivating Cuba to our friends. G.M. Apr 2009
Just to say we have returned from having a wonderful time in Cuba. All accommodation and transfers were excellent and the service provided by the Captivating Cuba representatives was very informative and helpful. Please pass on our thanks to all concerned. Thanks to you for organising such a lovely trip. R.S. Mar 2009
just a quick note to say a very big 'thank you' - we got back from Cuba last Thursday and we had a fantastic time - Cuba was amazing and very beautiful - the people were really friendly and welcoming. All of the accommodation which you booked for us was excellent - especially the hotel in Havana! We enjoyed Havana very much - an experience! and of course Jibacoa was very beautiful - our accommodation there ( ocean view) was really lovely. We will certainly be going back. E.B. Aug 2008
I would like to thank and congratulate you all at Captivating Cuba. My daughter and I had a wonderful experience in Cuba. From Raul, who advised us on our choice of itinerary and assisted us in making the booking, to all the reps in Cuba, especially Juan Carlos in Trinidad, your staff were happy, friendly and more than helpful. I would be happy to recommend your company to my friends. D.R. July 2008
We just wanted to express our thanks for your help in arranging a truly wonderful holiday. Excellent introduction to Havana from the Captivating Cuba rep, Havana itself - unique and appealing, knowledgeable and personable Trinidad rep - wish we had more time to follow up his suggestions, all the arrangements were spot on. We are definitely returning to Cuba, and we are recommending your firm to any friend who shows an interest! J.G. May 2008
The arrangements went very well indeed and in no small measure to the excellent help and guidance of your on-the-spot Representatives as well as yourself, of course. All the Hotels were up to our expectations and, in particular, those at Cienfuegos and Trinidad were top drawer... The Cubans themselves contributed such a large slice to our wonderful spent on the Island... Overall we had a simply marvellous time for which we thank you in the organisation you did on our behalf. Captivating Cuba carries a good reputation in Cuba and we understand why! R.W. April 2008
[We] had a wonderful holiday in Cuba, all your arrangements worked perfectly and contributed to our enjoyment of a fascinating country. J.P. April 2008
I had a fantastic time, loved the people and the country. It was very pleasant to stay in the hotel where the staff was so polite, not intrusive and hospitable. The Havana is a real historical and architectural gem. Will definitely go back. M.M. April 2008
I'm just back from Cuba and wanted to thank you for organising such a wonderful trip! ... Needless to say I shall be recommending Captivating Cuba to anyone interested. M.H. March 2008
Very well organised and an excellent service from Captivating Cuba, a fantastic holiday in a wonderful country. M.R. February 2008
Thank you for your suggestions for and organisation of our trip to Cuba. ... The Cubans we met were very friendly and helpful and we thoroughly enjoyed the whole trip. P.G. February 2008
We have truly had the holiday of a lifetime, due in no small part to your company. We are are most impressed with the organisation of the whole holiday from start to finish. Everything was taken care of for us, & we encountered no problems during the whole 2 weeks. We will be recommending your company ∓ services to all of our friends and aquaintences without hesitation, & look forward to returning to Cuba some time in the near future. O.O'R. January 2008
We really enjoyed Cuba, its culture and the fantastic climate at this time of the year. All the arrangements car hire, transfers etc went without a hitch although finding your way about was challenging on occasions due to the complete lack road signs, but we got there in the end. So it's back to the drawing board now to see how we can equal that next year but once again thanks to all at Captivating Cuba who contributed to our enjoyable break. M. December 2007
We really enjoyed Cuba, it's culture and the fantastic climate at this time of the year. Hotels were excellent All the arrangements car hire, transfers etc went without a hitch although finding your way about was challenging on occassions due to the complete lack road signs, but we got there in the end. M.G. November 2007
Just to let you know we had a fantastic holiday. We were so glad we went to so many places and saw the real Cuba, although have to admit we were ready for the Paradisus Rios de Oro when we got there, which was wonderful. Anyway thanks for all your advise, it was very accurate and helpful. D.P. October 2007
We all wanted to thank you for an excellent job; the arrangements were perfect and the hotels very impressive We would recommend, and indeed have recommended already, Cuba to anyone and we would be happy to recommend Captivating Cuba also. J.S. October 2007
We have been back from Cuba for a week now and can't get over what a fantastic holiday we have just had. Cuba is a fascinating and beautiful country. Captivating Cuba coordinated our tailor made trip with total efficiency, every transfer went like clock work, including the last minute change to Varadero. I would recommend Cuba and Captivating Cuba to anyone, it was the advice from Jose that enabled us to pick the perfect trip and have a holiday of a lifetime. H.R. September 2007
We booked our honeymoon with you a few months ago. We have just come back and wanted to say thank you it was the most beautiful place I have been, The hotels were great and the service superb. Once again thank you for all your help I would certainly recommend you to anyone. G.S. August 2007
I have just got back from this most amazing holiday! I just wanted to thank you so much for organising this trip. This has got to of been the most fantastic holiday my husband, son and I have ever been on. I seriously want to thank you so much again for this, it really was fantastic and I would highly recommend Cuba, your company and assistant to any one.T.G June 2007
I would like to thank you and all at Captivating Cuba for providing us with a fantastic hassle free trip to Cuba. This holiday rates in our top 2 of all time and we will definitely be going back there with Captivating Cuba. All the internal transfers went like clockwork and the drivers were first class. Last but not least - Oh the Cigars!! A ∓ C McC June 2007
We would like to thank you for listening to our requirements, providing advice and arranging a holiday that exceeded our expectations. Everything went well, transfers where on time by private cars, our private tour guides were good and the places we visited fascinating. May 2007
We returned from our holiday last Friday and would just like you to know that it was one of the best holidays we have ever had. Cuba far exceeded our expectations and the service from your company has been absolutely first class. There is no doubt we will recommend you to anybody who wishes to travel to Cuba. A.B. April 2007
We have just arrived back from our honeymoon and wanted to drop you a short note to say thank you very much. It was well organised and we enjoyed the itinerary a lot and were pleased to be able to see so much of such a fascinating country. Paul and Eva
Just a short note to say thankyou. We had an absolutely wonderful time in Cuba and the travel arrangements were flawless. Every hotel was outstanding and the itinerary was terrific. We are very much thinking of returning within a year or two and will certainly book thru Captivating Cuba. D.A

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