Is there internet access in Cuba?
WiFi is not available all throughout Cuba.
Some hotels have a business center with a computer and limited hours that the Internet is available. Hotels usually charge for Internet time and can be upwards of 12 CUC per hour.
There are some WiFi hot spots throughout the larger cities where Internet cards can be purchased for access.
Will my cell phone, smart phone, or PDA device work in Cuba?
Generally, your United States cell phone will not work in Cuba unless attached to WiFi.
Phone calls may be placed from your guest room in your hotel. Inquire about rates before placing calls as they are can be very expensive and must be paid for in cash.
Note: Satellite phones and GPS devices are not allowed in Cuba. This restriction does not apply to the GPS on your cell phone as it won’t work while in Cuba.
What is the electric capability in Cuba?
The electric standard is the 110V outlet, which is the same as the United States. It is common to find both 110V outlet and 220V outlet in the more modern hotels. It is advisable to bring a converter (105-240V) if your electronics are not travel-ready.
Though many hotels are well equipped, it is possible to experience temporary power outages in Cuba.