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El Buho Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Lambayeque 142-144, Puno, Peru
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Ranked #19 of 64 Hotels in Puno
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014
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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
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived this summer in hotel Buho in Puno, which has a convenient location close to the Plaza. The interior is pretty old fashioned and the hallways are dark. The rooms are clean, but lack of maintanance. Especially the bathroom: the strange smell was pervading! The receptioinist Carla seemed very busy all the time and answered our questions pretty snappish.... More

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Iquitos, Peru
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

I have stayed at the hotel El Buho on four occasions for two or three nights each time and always enjoyed my stay there. El Buho is right down town Puno ,central to everything you will need. You will hopefully meet Carla the manager, who is a wonderfully helpful person

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Located just behind the main street, El Buho is a nice and very quiet hotel, the rooms are big and well equipped, the bed was very comfortable and the shower is hot. Breakfast is reach and of good quality, fast internet is available in each room. The staff is very courteous and really helpful, it helped me in organizing touristic... More

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Lund, Sweden
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33 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

The location of the hotel is right next to the main shopping street for tourists, with many restaurants and shops. The room is clean and big enough for our big suitcases too. Shower is nice and warm and the bed is nice to sleep. The only problem is that the power socket is not standard so we had to borrow... More

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Berlin, Germany
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

Good breakfast! They let us store our bags for free. Courteous and helpful staff, they really want to help their customers!! Very clean hotel, and the beds are some of the most comfortable beds we've ever slept in. The location is great, right by the main streets and only a few blocks from Plaza De Armas!! -Frank and Sophie.

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Hotel Buho T, Manager at El Buho Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your flattering review of our hotel. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and we hope to see you back one day! Sincerely, Buho Team More

Hereford, United Kingdom
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

El Buho is in a good location with the main street just around the corner. Our room was clean with an ensuite shower room and hot water. Allthough there was no heating once in bed we were warm enough and did not wake up feeling cold, they do provide extra blankets. The breakfast was Ok but not spectacular! The staff... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

The hotel was clean and bed confortable but it was very very cold ! No heating, no hot water and windows don't close well. The breakfast is ok but nothing extra ordinary The personnel is polite but not helpful at all : we asked once for a tea in the evening because we were frozen, they said not possible. We... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2012

The hotel we originally booked online let us down by apparently being no longer in business so we found El Buho. The staff were super helpful (they let us know that our train had been moved forward due to a strike, and then after it was cancelled made many phone calls to find out the situation and get us alternative... More

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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51 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2012

El Buho was pretty average for me, but it is well located with lots of restaurants, bars and shop directly around it. The room was ok, same for the bathroom. Breakfast however was good. Staff friendly and helpfull.

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Geneva
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22 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2012

We arrived quite late but were lucky to find still some free rooms. The hotel is located very near to the main pedestrian street and therefore very convenient. Good price for the quality provided. We were three persons so we got a triple room which was not very big but sufficient for a one night stay. There is a private... More

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Address: Lambayeque 142-144, Puno, Peru
Location: Peru > Puno Region > Puno
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — El Buho Hotel 3*
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