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Gran Hotel Bolivar

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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good45%
  • Average23%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Reviewed 14 July 2012

The best thing about the Hotel is location in Historic Lima. You can walk from there anywhere in that part of the town. Rooms - loved the furniture, but rooms needed much upgrading. Cracks in the wall, dark -ish rooms, big bathroom, thought C ment...More

1  Thank LaimisMacus
Reviewed 14 July 2012

One of the nice things about reading TA reviews is that it reminds me we are all so different! If your idea of an amazing hotel is a brand new 'Four Seasons' with all modern conveniences and state of the art bathrooms....well then read no...More

4  Thank Pennydoctor
Reviewed 12 July 2012

I booked the bolivar knowing the bad reviews. I knew it was run down and not so confortable but I still booked it because I thought it would be fun. but run down to this extent......the rooms smell like a very old museum, you can...More

3  Thank mardanmadrid
Reviewed 3 July 2012

My husband and I selected this place because it was closer to the airport than the hotels in Miramar and we had a very late arrival with a very early departure 2 days later. I made my reservation several months in advance and specifically requested...More

2  Thank KimRaber
Reviewed 21 June 2012

This is the "grande dame" of the hotels in Lima -- a magnificent 6 story structure prominently located on the main square, with a fine rotunda in the lobby and the kind of large, high-ceilinged rooms that went out of fashion many decades ago. Once...More

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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Room Service
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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USD 58 - USD 83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#16 Best Value Hotel in Lima
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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USD 58 - USD 83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#16 Best Value Hotel in Lima
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Kerry N
24 August 2017|
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Response from fredhardman | Reviewed this property |
The area where Gran Bolivar is located is reasonable but it does get a little dangerous the further you go from the square.Miraflores is more of seaside location but you need to take care there as well.
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Sydnie F
17 May 2017|
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Response from fredhardman | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do.
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supreeyaosborne
23 April 2017|
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Response from Stanislaw T | Reviewed this property |
US $10 to $20 depending on taxi service
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"Rooms away from the street may be more quiet"
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"do not stay on week end and anyway ask for room on the back"
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"Not worth the extra expense of having a room with a balcony overlooking the zocalo/central square."
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"Room facing inside court are much quieter."
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