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El Dorado Plaza Hotel & Business

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Jr. Napo No. 258, Iquitos, Peru
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Ranked #14 of 34 Hotels in Iquitos
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Iquitos, Peru
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a nice 3 star hotel that for some reason thinks its a 5 star. The rooms are nice and roomy, and the lobby is attractive. Unfortunately the bed was hard and uncomfortable. They do not have hot water. They have warm water. I went to the front desk to inform them there was no hot water in my... More

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Mount Tamborine, Australia
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55 reviews 55 reviews
26 hotel reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great surprise this place was, as we pulled up several people in our van who were staying elsewhere commented that they wished they were staying here to! As soon as you book in your given a voucher for a pisco sour and then it's up to your room via the glass fronted lift. Our room overlooked the main... More

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New York City, New York
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Only 5 star in Iquitos but do not expect equivalent of 5 star in major capitol city. Right in the center of town. Staff are friendly and helpful. A/C was good. Bed was comfortable and new. Bathroom was large and spacious and clean. Note that windows do not open - I think this is true for the entire hotel -... More

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new zealand
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50 reviews 50 reviews
32 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

after spending 4 days on the amazon with no hot water lights etc (which was still great) this hotel seems to pop up out of no where and is just the perfect treat. Very smart inside, we had a room that overlooked the square. the windows in our room were floor to ceiling loved just sitting there and waiting all... More

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Puerto Iguazu, Argentina
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75 reviews 75 reviews
9 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

may be It is not fare to compare this hotel with others in Lima, but if go to Iquitos, for sure you have to be before in Lima, so, there's always a chance to compare. The hotel is very old, nothing relevant at all. the breakfast is very, very poor and the food quality need to be improved. I'm sorry,... More

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Paris, France
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28 reviews 28 reviews
19 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

We booked the El Dorado on the advice of our travel agent and we were not disappointed. At the check-in, we were not on the reservation list but it was our mistake on the date. The manager quickly arranged a room for us. The room was comfortable and quiet. Dinner in the restaurant was excellent, local produce and recipes. The... More

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Charleston, South Carolina
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39 reviews 39 reviews
16 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

My room wasn't available until after 7pm. I stayed there for a week on business. There was no internet in my room, often the lobby or the other room I tried. There is no printer in the "Business center". The people who worked there were very friendly but just didn't get it. I was told I should go into town... More

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Toronto, Canada
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54 reviews 54 reviews
28 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

It is difficult to write this review because we had arrived from staying at a 5 star hotel in Lima which we loved. It is evident that Iquitos does not have much to choose from so, perhaps this is among the best available - we don't know. Overall, it has a 1960 'motel' like feel to it. We asked for... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

Ideally placed on the Plaza de Armas in the centre of Iquitos, hard to better for convenience, and some 15 years after it was built still the best jumping off point for travel on the rivers or visiting the many rain forest lodges. The Spa was closed at the time of this visit, and the fitness centre was encountering maintenance... More

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59 reviews 59 reviews
12 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

we did not stay here but stopped in for a meal on our first night in Iquitos as it sits right on the square and provided a lovely view. unfortunately the food was disgusting and we barely ate any of it, yet one of our group had food poisoning as a result. to top it off, the service was rude... More

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Address: Jr. Napo No. 258, Iquitos, Peru
Location: Peru > Loreto Region > Iquitos
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — El Dorado Plaza Hotel & Business 3.5*
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