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Gran Hotel Bolivar

720 reviews
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good43%
  • Average23%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Airport Transportation
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 26 September 2012

We stayed in a Triple room, and the room was more than spacious. Tall ceilings, great old parquet hardwood flooring, original antique fixtures on the walls, shower/bathtub/bathroom, ceilings, etc. You could feel the history of this place. Yes, it is a bit faded, but the...More

1  Thank JoeNotTheDog
Reviewed 2 September 2012

Having stayed here in the 1970's I thought it would be good to get a nostalgic hit. The location is excellent: right on Plaza San Martin and 8 blocks to the main square. $65 per night for a double room. The rooms were very large...More

1  Thank DoctorG44
Reviewed 13 August 2012

If your looking for a Hilton, keep walking. If your looking for a fantastic piece of history with a great location, you have found the right place. Please don't mind the dust, paint chips, squeaky floors or any of that stuff. Look past the superficial...More

2  Thank Shawn K
Reviewed 26 July 2012

As a bit of a connoisseur of historic hotels there was simply no other option for our brief stay in Lima before heading to Cusco. The location is excellent: right on Plaza San Martin and maybe a ten minute walk to the main square. We...More

Thank midway42
Reviewed 15 July 2012

Hotel Bolivar is in the old city at plaza Bolivar, when I was there in 1974 this hotel and Hotel Colon around the corner were the 2 best and elegant hotels in Lima, there was also the Sheraton in a square box building without charm....More

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Amenities
Top amenities
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
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$58 - US$101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#17 Best Value Hotel in Lima
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$58 - US$101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#17 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
22 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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"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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"Choose an inside room as the streets around are quite loud, even late at night."
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