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Hotel Cristoforo Colombo

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2747, Fray Justo Santamaria de Oro, Buenos Aires 1425, Argentina
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed this hotel and loved our time in BA. Our double bedroom apartment was OK, it had a nice foyer and the breakfast was fine. With a long walk we could get to some really good restaurants (usually we would taxi there and walk home). The staff at reception were very helpful.

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Curitiba
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23 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Located in what I consider the most tranquil and interesting part of Palermo (5 minutes walking to the Bosques of Palermo and to Palermo subway station and about 10 minutes walking to the Palermo Soho and Palermo Hollywood). I reserved an apartment for two adults and two children and they gave me a very huge two bedroom apt with two... More 

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Porto Alegre, RS
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Good price. Convenient acess by car and walking. It is closed to subway Palermo Station, about 1,5 km. The apartment has living room (with kitchen) and bedroom, but antiquated. The spring-mattress is too soft. The shawer is over the bathtub. There is only one air-conditioning equipment for the two ambients, and this is not enough. The buffet breakfast was not... More 

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HotelCC, E-Commerce at Hotel Cristoforo Colombo, responded to this review

Dear Guest; Thank you for your review and detail our location. The hotel is currently undergoing renovation and one of our greatest needs is change the elevators is why the lack of operation thereof . Best regards, Alejandra E- commerce More 

Sao Paulo, SP
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I was very satisfied with the hotel. Great location, clean, good attention and a fair price. The building is a little bit old but is in good condition. The rooms are quite big and have a kitchen attached to it. Would deff recommend it if you want to avoid eating out everyday and would like to do your own cooking.

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HotelCC, E-Commerce at Hotel Cristoforo Colombo, responded to this review

Dear Ana: Thanks for your comments, It's a pleasure to meet your needs. Sinceraly Alejandra More 

Lisbon, Portugal
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Rooms: old, not clean Bathrooms: not clean (specially bathtub) Kitchen: old, need more utensils Breakfast: average I understand breakfast is to be eaten at the restaurant, but we wanted to take an apple to eat on our way to the metro and we were not allowed. In my opinion this is an unacceptable customer experience. I will definitely not come... More 

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Dear Guest We are sorry for not having met their expectations, We learn from your comments. Sinceraly, Alejandra More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

old, tired, in need of a lot of attention. if you can stay here cheaply, for maybe two night max, then it could be acceptable. but if you can afford a little more, there are so many other better choices in Buenos Aires. Although this hotel is, technically, in Palermo .. it's not in the bit of Palermo you want... More 

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HotelCC, Reservations Manager at Hotel Cristoforo Colombo, responded to this review

Dear Guest: We appreciate your comments and regret if we did not reach your expectations. With your feedback we can give the excellence we seek every day. Best regards, Alejandra Sebastiá More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

We chose this hotel for a one night stopover in BA because of its proximity to the domestic airport. The receptionist spoke excellent English and was very helpful. The room was spacious with a separate lounge and bedroom. The floors are hard faux parquetry. We had room 1001 and were awoken by somebody in the room above wearing heels, either... More 

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HotelCC, Reservations Manager at Hotel Cristoforo Colombo, responded to this review

Dear Guest: Thanks you so much for your feedback. You are invited to visit us again if you return to Buenos Aires. Sinceraly, Alejandra Sebastiá More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

It´s the best option when travelling with kids. I stayed 4 nights with my husband and 3 kids. The apartment had 2 separate rooms, 2 bathrooms and a dinning room with a terrace. Windows have blinds which is great for the children´s safety. Location is excelent. Palermo is one of the most beautiful neighbourhoods in Buenos Aires. It has a... More 

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Estimada Marcela, Muchas gracias por sus comentarios, y nos pone muy contentos saber que ha tenido una estadía satisfactoria. Esperamos... More 

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Best known as the largest neighborhood in Buenos Aires, Palermo is divided into different quarters, each with its own unique identity. The high-end quarter is Palermo Chico, characterized by magnificent mansions, regal avenues, and exclusive apartment buildings, and home to the Museum of Latin American Art of Buenos Aires (MALBA), a favorite amongst locals. The largest park in the city, the Bosques de Palermo, is Palermo's most famous landmark and a popular destination for nature walks, picnics, rollerblading, and cycling. The scene becomes much trendier in Palermo Soho, a hip area known for its cool cafés and unique design stores, filled with shoppers on weekends; and Palermo Hollywood, renowned for the numerous restaurants, bars and nightclubs, which make it the preferred spot for nights out and special occasions.
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