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Hotel del Virrey

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Stayed for a couple of nights and room was ok, a bit tired and in need of a bit of an upgrade but it's not expensive so you get what you pay for. Limited facilities in the room, staff were helpful. The style is more rustic and "original" than other places we stayed, so it depends what you are looking...

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Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 23 July 2016

This is a very quaint hotel centrally located and walking distance to the square. A coffee shop on every corner, great restaurants close by. Light breakfasts serviced in dining room. Rooms are clean and cozy. Some staff are bilingual. I would highly recommend this hotel.

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Silvina C, Gerente at Hotel del Virrey, responded to this review

Dear Joyce, thank you for your review! We are pleased your stay was a joyful one, and that you found our services suitable. We hope you take with you the best memories from our beautiful land. Best regards, Silvina Cornejo Manager

Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

big, nicely decorated, quiet rooms, good service, friendly owner and great neighbourhood - probably the best deal in town – we couldn’t find any better standard and location for that price. Next time we come back to Salta we know where to stay.

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Silvina C, Gerente at Hotel del Virrey, responded to this review

Dear Carolin, thank you for your review! It is our pleasure that all of our Guests enjoy the beauty and magic of our centennial house, the warmth and highly skilled service of our staff and the unbeatable price and location that only Hotel del Virrey can offer in the heart of Salta City. We hope you continue to travel and...

Belgium
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Recently we visited Salta for 3 nights and we stayed at the Hotel del Virrey. The building in colonial style is a real delight for the eye (the reception and breakfast room included);there's also a small,but quiet garden. Staff is great:no request seems to be "too much" for them. Breakfast is the best we got in Argentina; coffee and tea...

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Silvina C, Gerente at Hotel del Virrey, responded to this review

Dear Luc, thank you for your review! We are happy you enjoyed the services and beauty of our Hotel. It´s our biggest pride. We are also glad our staff was useful. All of us do always our best to serve our guests in everything we can. All features -like breakfast and location as you mention- are designed to give our...

Utrecht, The Netherlands
Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

Location of the hotel is very good. Close to balcadere with all Peña restaurants and terraces. Also just coupe of bloks from the central plaza. Breakfast is very little, fresh fruits and sweets good be better. Our room was not very clean and the pool is not a pool but a very small bath in the garden. Garden is nice,...

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Silvina C, Gerente at Hotel del Virrey, responded to this review

Dear Kitty, thank you for your review! The unbeatable location of Hotel del Virrey makes it perfect for visiting the city without the need of renting a car or anything, as everything is at walking distance. About the pool, we clean it everyday, and when you arrived we had strong storms everyday, as you may remember, in those cases the...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Beatufull and charming little hotel. A few blocks away from the city centre. The street behind the hotel (Avd Belgrano) is where you will find many restaurant and bars with folklore music, this street is also the better one for walking to and from the city centre. The hotel is only 4 blocks from the Tren a las Nubes train...

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Silvina C, Gerente at Hotel del Virrey, responded to this review

Dear James, thank you for your review! We are happy our excellent location was of help for you (so you had everything at hand) and that you enjoyed all of our services: Our staff attention, the beauty of the building itself and our afternoon self service, where any guest can get milk, coffe or a variety of teas, free of...

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Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

Beautilly restored building, superbly maintained. Staff is professional and extremely helpful ( but not that warm, fuzzy, j.d. power rated fake customer service kind you find in the states ). The rooms and public areas were spotlessly clean. Breakfast was lovely. When we needed to get out before breakfast for a tour, the desk clerk made coffee for us himself!...

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Silvina C, Gerente at Hotel del Virrey, responded to this review

Dear JSLin, thank you for your review! It´s joyful for us to know you had such an excellent stay in our Hotel, like the rest of our Guests, and that its unbeatable location was of great help for you. Right like you experienced, our staff is truly helpful and they do always their best to serve our Guests in every...

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Reviewed 2 September 2015

We stayed here in August 2015. We found the accommodation poor and definitely not worth the money. The electric socket was hanging off the wall, bathroom was mouldy, toilet seat broken and stained, shower fittings rusty and room dirty. We were astonished at the TripAdvisor reviews. It is far from a four star. We were due to stay for a...

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Puno, Peru
Reviewed 7 July 2015

I stayed here with a friend and it was absolutely amazing! The staff were all super friendly, the room was very clean, nice big comfy bed, hot shower with lots of pressure, two toilets?!?!, working wifi, very quiet, and breakfast! Included in the price was a buffet style delicious breakfast with a little bit of everything you could want. After...

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Silvina C, Gerente at Hotel del Virrey, responded to this review

Dear Ryan, thank you for your review! Right like you say, our staff strives to serve to the full of their capacity, and part of that effort is to keep the Hotel clean and tidy, so our Guests can enjoy each visit. We also do our best at breakfast and at all the rest of our services. Thanks a lot...

Taipei, Taiwan
Reviewed 7 May 2015

Location is a main value for this hotel, close to most city attractions and restaurants. Rooms are nice but do not expect a view as it is all on the first floor. The swimming pool is very small so don't fantaisy too much on it. Nevertheless the staff is very nice and the place better than average for the price....

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Silvina C, Gerente at Hotel del Virrey, responded to this review

Dear Minou, thank you for your review! Certainly our location allows our Guests to visit all they need without having to rent a car or having any complications, as everything is at walking distance. It´s also true that our Hotel has a ground floor only, that is an advantage for many people that don´t want to use stairs or walk...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel del Virrey is a charming hotel, located in the historical heart of the city of Salta. It is an old colonial mansion of the early twentieth century; it was entirely renovated keeping its colonial lines with all the necessary comfort to meet the highest expectations of demanding guests.With a prime location just four blocks from the main square "9 de Julio" from the most important museums and from the commercial banking center of the historic city of Salta.Salta is a province rich in history and relief diversity, climate, flora and fauna. His landscapes change abruptly at such a few miles. From the Valles Calchaquíes, La Puna, Valle de Lerma, Salares, among others.In Hotel del Virrey you will be able to enjoy all these circuits with excellent and personalized service. Our staff is at your constant disposal to make you feel at home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel del Virrey

Address: Calle 20 de Febrero 420, Salta A4400EMJ, Argentina
Region: Argentina > Northern Argentina > Province of Salta > Salta
Price Range: $96 - $154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel del Virrey 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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#14 Family Hotel in Salta
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“A large bedroom is in the back of hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles joycem326, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“From what I saw all rooms have windows which open on to a courtyardm which lets fresh air and a cool breeze into the room.”
 of 5 bubbles 496JamesB, 15 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Avoid this hotel. There are many better in same price range in Salta.”
 of 5 bubbles 795DavidT, 2 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Both my rooms were toward the back and very quiet and had a nice view onto a courtyard or a patio”
 of 5 bubbles MsEnergy, 25 Dec 2014 | Read review
“We were in #2 but I think they are all similarly sized and excellent -- there aren't that many and they are all in a row leading from the reception to the backyard pool. The suite I think is in the front and may be different and perhaps with more noise.”
 of 5 bubbles CharlesM187, 25 Oct 2014 | Read review
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