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Thunderbird Hotels Carrera

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Jiron Velarde 123 | Lince, Lima, Peru
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Ranked #164 of 199 hotels in Lima
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  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2012 via mobile

Very friendly staff (Michel the concierge will help you with everything) Clean and spacious rooms Very noisy because next to Avenida Arenales - lots of traffic noise 5 mins by taxi or bus to Lima downtown (San Isidro, Miraflores)

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2011

I booked a KingBed Room for one night through AA.com to get the proper mileage for frequent travelers. In the AA.com web site, it appears that the distance from the airport to the hotel is 1.88 miles, but in reality is 18.8 miles, which created a big problem for me, but I managed to deal with that. I should have... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2007

Arrived at 2a.m. Got room on 7th floor. Elevator worked. A/C did not work. Opening windows allowed major traffic noise. Room was clean but spartan. Appearance is of 1950s motel never repaired. Area was dangerous and staff was insistant that we not go outside. We needed water and very nice staff went out and got it for us (room service).... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2006

We arrived at our hotel at night, the neighborhood isn't as affluent, I would not suggest walking around at night. However, when you arrive at the lobby of the hotel it is full of beauty. The ceilings are wood crafted and historical/religious paintings adorn the walls. My friend and I only stayed there one night, the standard rooms looked run... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2006

The hotel is fine, small breakfast, rooms with amenities (TV, phone, a/c), minibar, friendly staff, but it is located in the Lince neighborhood, far away from Lima downtown (Miraflores and San Isidro neighborhood) and from the Historic Center. In the nights, the streets of Lince are a bit scary, so if you want to walk after dinner, forget it. Cabs... More

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Address: Jiron Velarde 123 | Lince, Lima, Peru
Location: Peru > Lima Region > Lima
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Thunderbird Hotels Carrera 3*
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Located in the district of Lince close to the Historic Centre Carrera is the ideal hotel for the business traveler. This colonial style hotel has wooden ceilings and beautiful chandeliers giving it a nice and warm atmosphere. Take in the history by visiting the Historic Centre of Lima. We offer 99 large rooms, a restaurant and bar located on the second floor perfect for business lunch or dinner, 3 meeting rooms, free WIFI Internet. ... more   less 
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