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El Buho Hotel

Lambayeque 142-144, Puno, Peru
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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

We stayed for two nights in Puno at the Buho Hotel. It's located very close to everything you need and the staff is very professional and helpful. Our room was clean, spacious enough, a space heater, and had everything we needed. Good value. I wish we could have stayed longer!!

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Geneva, Switzerland
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37 reviews 37 reviews
11 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Went there with my girlfriend for 1 night. The room & bathroom were clean but not so big, which wasn't a problem for us. Staff was helpful. Hot shower, wi-fi and good breakfast. So all we were looking for. Would go there again.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I have two words to say: "EL BUHO". For the remainder of our trip in Peru I found myself repeating these two words with a godfather like accent - EL BUHO. We had no accommodations in Puno and stumbled upon this well-run establishment. Its got the feel of 1950s deep wood mahogany, pure class and a delicious breakfast buffet. Not... More 

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Iquitos, Peru
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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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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114 reviews 114 reviews
36 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 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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Hereford, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
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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4 reviews 4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013 via mobile

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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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
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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55 hotel reviews
92 helpful votes 92 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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