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Hotel Riviera Arequipa

Calle Puente Bolognesi 114 | cercado - Arequipa, Arequipa Areq 01, Peru (Formerly Solar de Arequipa Colonial Inn)
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Ranked #18 of 84 hotels in Arequipa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013
PhilipBateman Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

We stayed for five nights, ten metres from the centre of Arequipa. The room was clean, huge and had access to the joint balcony. I would recommend ear plugs if you want a quite sleep as it suits you, because until the taxi drivers calm down (around 1 am) it is quite noisey. Having spent a month in Peru, Solar... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013 via mobile

Firstly I'd like to say they accommodated us very well when we turned up as the trip advisor app had a bug and booked us for November 20 instead of October 20! The staff were great about it and there was a room free. However, at breakfast the next day there was nothing set up for us, this was sorted... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

Great location, good security, spotless clean room and public facilities, rather big room, bed with duvet (so warm and cozy), lots of very hot wáter in shower, high-speed wifi, nice roof terrace with mountain view for breakfast and hanging out, very kind reception staffs... All these only for S/40 for a single use of twin room with shared bathroom. I... More

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Portland, Maine
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

My stay in this place as a women traveling alone was very uncomfortable. The young manager had some male friends making use of the common areas of in the hotel during all hours of the night and day while I was there. Every time I stepped out of my room to leave or walk to the shower I was whistled,... More

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Nelson, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2012 via mobile

We stayed at this neat secure spot which is only a stones throw from the main plaza. It was a little noisy at night but there was a lot going on the plaza. Great hot water and wifi. The owner let us leave our bags there while we did a two day walk, when we got back our bus tickets... More

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Quito, Ecuador
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2012

Jorge and Hugo are great hosts. Breakfast is served carefully by them and it is really good. Both are receptionists and they are really friendly and informative. The hotel is an Old restored house, built with witish volcanic stone from the "Misti volcano". The showers run hot water and the beds, matresses and blankets are warm and new. Some rooms... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2012

Showers had instant hot water and all day long. Very good value for money. Close proximity (walking distance) to the Plaza De Armes and the Santa Catalina Monastery.

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Address: Calle Puente Bolognesi 114 | cercado - Arequipa, Arequipa Areq 01, Peru (Formerly Solar de Arequipa Colonial Inn)
Location: Peru > Arequipa Region > Arequipa
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Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Airport Transportation
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Arequipa
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Riviera Hotel Arequipa is located in the heart of the city of Arequipa, just 15 minutes from Rodriguez Ballon airport, 10 minutes from Bus Terminal and Bus Station, half a block from the main square of Arequipa, we have the advantage of being in the center historic city and close to the main tourist attractions; we are considered one of the 18 most valuable colonial houses of Arequipa (Cultural Heritage). The benefits you will have with us are our full breakfast, free Wi Fi in all rooms, friobar (in each room), safe (in each room), hot water 24 hours, booking service in restaurants city, luggage, games, service, scanner, telephone, terrace, laundry service, taxi service, medical assistance, tourist information, tour and tour packages 24 hour service 01 computer available 24 hours for the exclusive use of guests. It is very important for us to offer a quality service and excellence providing comfort, elegance and safety through our distinguished staff of collaborators, exceeding their expectations. ... more   less 
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