The hotel has seen more than 40 years of history and was built and decorated in the 50's. Many celebrities in the spheres of politics and the arts have stayed at the hotel such as Salvador Allende, Johnny Weism�ller, Ginger Rogers and many others. The architecture offers an eastern atmosphere of rare exoticism and novelty. A total of 352 rooms are on offer on 20 floors of which 309 are double rooms, 26 are triple rooms, 16 are junior suites and 1 is a presidential suite. Facilities include a foyer, a currency exchange desk, a bar, a restaurant, medical assistance, a tourist information centre, a selection of shops, taxi, room, postal and laundry services. Moreover, guests may pay a visit to the Primavera buffet restaurant where breakfast and the evening meal are on offer, as well as L'Aiglon � la carte restaurant, which is open for lunch and dinner, and the Mirador Habana where an array of international � la carte dishes and breakfast specialities may be sampled.