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Hotel El Virrey

Calle 18 N 5-56, Bogota, Colombia
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

For my trips to Bogota I always use this Hotel because it's located near mi company's office. Comfortable and clean. The restaurant it's very good, but the barman knows nothing about Gin tonic, Martinis or other cocktails. They have a very good breakfast with eggs, cereal, fresh bread and ham.

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Vancouver, BC
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

This hotel only has one phone line. It's really bad if you need to contact any person VIA telephone. Not even their email response is good. And later everyone's wonder why Bogota is in a 2rd world country

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64 reviews 64 reviews
12 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013 via mobile

El Virrey manages to combine the very good, quite bad and mediocre but it’s the hotel’s location that swings the vote for me. Starting with the quite bad; the breakfast would fit this description perfectly. More than anything else, the breakfast was just miserly. When I’m on holiday, I want to stuff my face – either with a continental or... More

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Armenia, Colombia
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

The hotel is well located, close to the Zona T, good shopping centers and restaurants. The building, along with its decoration shows its age. It is a good option if there are no other choices, however it will not be something to remember. The hotel is clean, the beds are comfortable, but everything is average and considering the rest of... More

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Bat Yam, Israel
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85 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2011

Been to this hotel several times during 2009-2010. Overall it is a good place. Small, clean and secure. Service is good. It is possible for a small charge to leave your luggage in their storage room. Area is not safe at dark, but very central at day. A little overpriced, I think.

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Buenos Aires
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77 hotel reviews
145 helpful votes 145 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2011

Like many hotels I've stayed in, the pictures on their site are a bit enhanced and make the rooms look a lot newer and larger than they are. That said, the hotel gives the appearance of being a boutique hotel. The lobby is very minimalist. The rooms are adequate but the furniture rather cheap looking. All rooms have flat screen... More

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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12 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2011

Although the hotel doesn't look very promising from the outside, once you step in you feel it's well-run, safe and clean. This is the more important, because it's located in an area which is very convenient for visting Bogotá's most important tourist sites, but a little tacky in the daytime and deserted at night. The rooms are small but comfortable;... More

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Madison, Wisconsin
16 reviews 16 reviews
16 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2011

After staying at two other hotels in the Candeleria area, a cab driver recommended this hotel. Compared to my previous hotel, there was twice the amount of space for a few dollars more. Rooms have in-room safes, 27 inch flat screen TV's. It is on a quiet street that is deserted at night. It's three blocks from the Candelaria zone... More

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French in Colombia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2010

I stayed first in March and then in April, for a short stay each time ( 2 and then 1 night ) For one of the cheapest hotel in Bogotá, and with a great location ( a couple of blocks from the gold museum and a block away from the main street with shops and restaurants ) i would say... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2009

If you are looking for a cheap, clean, and well located hotel near the historical center of Bogota, El Virrey is a good choice. It is simple, but has was is needed to someone that will spend its time discovering this nice city. As most of the hotels and hostels in the central area, at night time you may prefer... More

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Address: Calle 18 N 5-56, Bogota, Colombia
Location: Colombia > Bogota
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 96
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