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Gran Bolivar Hotel

Bolivar 957, Trujillo, Peru
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Ranked #11 of 30 Hotels in Trujillo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Toronto, Canada
5 reviews 5 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

During my last vacation on february to the north of Peru, I stayed in Gran Bolivar Hotel in Trujillo city, My friends and I were very welcome kindly and courtesy, the staff of the hotel gave us good recommendation about the restaurants and what things we shouldn't miss to see. Location was very close to the center, safe place very... More 

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Lake Hamilton, Florida
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50 reviews 50 reviews
3 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

This hotel was located in the central part of the city only 4 blocks from the Plaza de Armas and many museums. All along the way to the plaza are great little shops and cafe's with great food and coffee. The staff is friendly and even speak a little English. One drawback, the showers are very low so if you... More 

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Washington DC
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42 reviews 42 reviews
22 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2012

This hotel was in a central location in Trujillo. Staff was very nice and spoke excellent English. There were able to get us an extra room at check in at a great price. Room was clean and a good size. I would stay here again. Hotel is near El Mochica restaurant where we had a wonderful lunch.

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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012 via mobile

We had two rooms for the five of us. My three young boys (raised in the states) were comfortable, but my wife (from peru) was not. The hotel was in a nice location but the rooms need updating/cleaning. The staff was nice...but the restaurant was terrible.

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North Conway, New Hampshire
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2012

The hotel is really beautiful but since we got there it was a bad experience. We stay there for 2 night before we decide to go to an other hotel. the room didn't have any ventilation, the fan was way to small and didn't help at all, we had a window with a view to a dirty wall and trash.... More 

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Lima, Peru
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2012

The building is great. The reviews were great. We were looking forward to a little bit of luxury after a week in the mountains. Sadly our experience went from bad to worse. Perhaps this is the place where we were 'unlucky'. Firstly, we made our reservation online and had booked a 'matrimonial' room. Upon arrival, we were lead to a... More 

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69 hotel reviews
148 helpful votes 148 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2012

My review of this hotel is tainted by the fact that almost immediately upon arrival I became very sick with the revenge of the Lord of Sipan. After a miserable night alone with chills, fever, 5 lomotil pills, I finally called the front desk to arrange for a doctor to come to my room. The one young lady from the... More 

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Gales Ferry, Connecticut
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2011

My wife and I have been here for 6 weeks. This is our second visit ,having stayed for one week last year. We have found the staff very attentive and pleasant.Several speak English. When we arrived our car had a broken accelerator cable. They contacted an honest mechanic who installed a new cable in about a half hour and charged... More 

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33 reviews 33 reviews
20 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2011

pros....Very good response to e-mail enquiry and booking. Picked me up from the bus station no problem. The hotel itself is well presented though i was a little disappointing with the room given the price range. Staff are very friendly. Free internet works fine. Cons.....A little bit far from the plaza and a little too far for a comfortable walk... More 

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194 reviews 194 reviews
90 hotel reviews
181 helpful votes 181 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2010

We arrived late in the evening by plane in Trujillo. We were planning to go to Hotel Peregrino, but the taxidriver said that that hotel didn't exist anymore. We asked to be taken to Suite Plaza Hotel Residencial instead, but after a phonecall from our driver we were met in front of that hotel by someone of the staff who... More 

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Address: Bolivar 957, Trujillo, Peru
Location: Peru > La Libertad Region > Trujillo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 35
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