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Gran Hotel Bolivar

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Krakow
Reviewed 31 January 2012

Nice, old style hotel in the real heart of Lima. And actual its location and style (end of XIX I think - also the rooms) was what I liked the most. It makes your visit to Lima more.. exotic. Bathroom – also old style - looked nice but I would expect better shower and some A/C. As mentioned - street...

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The Hague, The Netherlands
Reviewed 20 January 2012

I visited this hotel on a stop-over from Amsterdam to Santiago de Chile. It truly is a grand hotel, from the glass dome that you enter the hotel through, to the Ford Model T, natural stone hallways and restaurant. Yes, the hotel might be past its prime a bit, but my room was very classy (wooden flooring, the hotel initials...

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New Hudson, Michigan
Reviewed 17 January 2012

My husband and I enjoyed our one night stay at Gran Hotel Bolivar. Our room was clean and charming. We both agreed it felt like we were staying the night on the Titanic because it was unchanged in its decor which we loved. We anticipated this due to other negative posts about the lack of updating the hotel provided, however...

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Ireland
Reviewed 12 January 2012

Really nice hotel, good city center location, really old world with nice rooms, good amenities and good staff. Great place to stay. Not a massive amount of things to do in Lima but that dosent take from the hotel.

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Reviewed 1 January 2012

This hotel is very impressive visually. The service was average from all staff and the check in process was quite slow. They asked if we wanted a room with a view, we assumed a view of the beautiful plaza but instead got a view of an ugly building over the road. Definitely ask for an inside room to avoid the...

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LondonJames2050
Reviewed 30 November 2011

Beautiful grand old Hotel, lost in a time warp. Great central location, clean, helpful staff and good WIFI. The bed was very hard. Breakfast was simple nice bread and coffee. Had a central room so was quiet. Shops, restaurants and banks near. 30 minutes from the airport. Excellent value.

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Québec
Reviewed 28 November 2011

We liked the Hotel for the History related to this building. The Hotel is really big, with long corridors and so many rooms. It has a particular charm. The personnal is correct. The doorman is really nice. The rooms are big, but they are not "uptodate". The principal goal for us was to know this historical Hotel, in a very...

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Virginia
Reviewed 20 November 2011

Truly a Grande Dame ! and not so dowdy, either . I didn't find this hotel to be nearly as worn and frayed as some other reviews have said. I thought it had a charm that's hard to find anymore with all of the "McLuxury" around, and I think it would be a shame if they thought they had to...

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Royken, Norway
Reviewed 8 November 2011

Old fashion, charming hotel near historical centre. We got the best service from friendly staff. Best value for money.

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 8 October 2011

Gran Hotel Bolivar is a charming hotel. Location is near central square. Has lots of good restaurants and shopping nearby. Facilities has seen better days, and is probably due for an overhaul renovation. Nevertheless, it is basic and clean. Staff are decent.

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  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Gran Hotel Bolivar

Address: Jr de la Union 958 | Plaza San Martin, Lima, Peru
Region: Peru > Lima Region > Lima > Cercado de Lima
Price Range: $78 - $119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Gran Hotel Bolivar 3*
Number of rooms: 277
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“Get room facing inside of the hotel for less street noise.”
stanislawt2014, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I would only book the Presidential Suite -- Go ahead splurge!”
  • Yes that is a rotary telephonein the bathroom
  • view from one of the balconies
  • Desk area of Presidential Suite
HansS642, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Call ahead and ask if a wedding or party is planned during your stay, and, if so, stay somewhere else if you expect to sleep before 4 a.m.”
stephendK8502WP, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Interior rooms are nice and quiet.”
alomsastnx, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Book the Presidential Suit”
JDG764, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
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