Hotel Moka Las Terrazas
Located on a hillside above the village of Las Terrazas, La Moka is set in acres of forest in the Sierra del Rosario Nature Reserve.
The unusual Hotel Moka Las Terrazas overlooks a lake in acres of restored forest. It has a coloured tiled roof and a multi-tiered lobby built around a large lime tree which climbs through two floors and up through the roof via a skylight.
Tropical light filters throughout the hotel, and the place is swamped with larger than life flowers. The en suite rooms are decorated in colonial style and arranged over two blocks built along the ridge of the hillside. Rooms are accessed by a walkway, and have a secluded balcony that looks out over the forest and valley below.
The large swimming pool, tennis courts, café and restaurant are reached by a path which winds through the verdant landscaped gardens. Activities include hiking, bird watching, bathing in natural pools 2km away, and a canopy tour whizzing through the jungle foliage by zipline. There is no internet access.
What our clients say
"A lovely setting - just a shame the balconies don't get the sun and that there isn't a larger bar/lounge area as sometimes it was far too hot sitting beside the pool - especially when tired after a hike. My friend ate here as I was unwell and enjoyed a really nice grilled fish."SW, Romsey
"The two walks with local guides in Vinales, and from Moka Hotel were highlights. There was the opportunity to talk to local people, learn about the countryside, natural history and local ways of life. We loved swimming in the sea at Las Brisas, beautifully clear, and the beach clean and attractive with trees."RO, Shrewsbury
Very pleasant room and bathroom with lovely view. Food in restaurant was not good! Breakfast was however good. Pleasant place to stay and great place to start a trip to CubaSJA, Malvern
"Very enjoyable stay."JR, London
"Beautiful rural location. Staff very helpful. They again allowed me an early check in. Pool and rooms a little shabby. Loved watching the humming birds and wood pecker from my balcony."JR, Cambridge
Paradise!WMF, St. andrews
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