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Hotel del Virrey

#9 of 89 Hotels in Salta
Certificate of Excellence
20 de Febrero 420, Salta A4400EMJ, Argentina
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

This is a lovely little hotel full of character in the centre of Salta. Everything to see in the area is within walking distance of the hotel. The staff are wonderful-very helpful, knowledgeable and speak good English. The hotel also has excellent wifi.

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Silvina C, Gerente at Hotel del Virrey, responded to this review

Dear Francesca, thank you for your review! We are happy you enjoyed all the beauty and services of our Hotel, and that our Receptionists could assist you properly. They are willing to serve our Guests in all of their needs, as is all of the Staff of Hotel del Virrey. Best regards, Silvina Cornejo Manager More 

Nashville, Tennessee
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

What a great small hotel in Salta. We walked everywhere from the hotel. Very peaceful with good wi-fi in rooms. Lovely small pool in the sunny backyard where you can sit and escape. Attentive staff who speak beautiful English.

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Silvina C, Gerente at Hotel del Virrey, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for your review! Indeed one of our strong points is the unbeatable location of the Hotel, from where you can enjoy all the beauty and fun of the city just by foot. We are happy your stay was a pleasant one, and we hope you continue to travel and to learn new things in each new... More 

Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
44 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

The hotel is a beautiful old colonial building & each room has a window that opens onto a courtyard. We walked pretty much everywhere from the hotel which was great. The staff were very helpful & friendly. When we arrived there had been quite a big downpour & dirt from the roof had dripped from the ceiling vent in the... More 

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Silvina C, Gerente at Hotel del Virrey, responded to this review

Dear Fiona, thank you for your review! Like you say, our staff is ready to serve and willing to help in anything our Guests may need. About the Air Conditioning, we advice not to make it work under 21º because of the local weather, it causes problems when set under that temperature. Thank you again for your kind words. Best... More 

Rome, Italy
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135 reviews 135 reviews
72 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

We stayed in this hotel for two nights after our exhausting tour in Bolivia and we could really enjoy the peaceful atmosphere of this hotel. The hotel is well situated, 10 minutes walking from the main square. The staff is really kind and helpful. The room was nice and well equipped but too dark and too close to the street.... More 

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Silvina C, Gerente at Hotel del Virrey, responded to this review

Dear Magjias, thank you for your review! We are happy the excellent location of our Hotel helped you to relax and recover from the hardness of your travels. Indeed, in our Hotel you have all you may need at hand. We are also glad you enjoyed our garden and pool, they are one of our guests´ favorite spots, along with... More 

San Diego
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113 reviews 113 reviews
29 hotel reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

I spent 5 nights here in 2 different rooms. Each room has a little courtyard or patio to look out on. The rooms are very comfortable and the bathrooms are modern. The hotel is very quiet and is well located. The staff is VERY helpful, and speak good English. Breakfast is average. They do have a computer available. There is... More 

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Silvina C, Gerente at Hotel del Virrey, responded to this review

Dear MsEnergy, thank you for your review! We are glad you enjoyed our Hotel´ services and advantages. Our staff is highly trained and willing to serve, thus their good disposition. Thank you for your kind words, we hope you continue to travel and make new discoveries in each new destination. Best regards, Silvina Cornejo Manager More 

San Francisco, California
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76 reviews 76 reviews
37 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

This was one of the great hotel experiences of a 3+ week trip to Argentina. Good size rooms, each one with a window overlooking a little courtyard or the back yard with swimming pool. Decorated with historic touches, old photographs on walls, hand-made white quilts, lovely bath & shower. The original living room, now sharing as breakfast room, as lovely... More 

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Silvina C, Gerente at Hotel del Virrey, responded to this review

Dear Charles, thank you for your review! We are glad you enjoyed our wide, luminous and fresh rooms, as well as our gardens and pool -that are ready to use the whole year- and the beautiful decoration and overall arrangement of the building. It´s also good to know our personnel was or great help, their spirit of service is well... More 

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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Our group stayed at Hotel Del Virrey a total of 5 nights. It is conveniently located, 4 short blocks from the main square, next to 2 nice coffee shops ,near nice restaurants. The rooms are traditionally decorated with comfortable beds and good water pressure in the bathrooms. The breakfast is typical Argentinian fare with cook to order eggs if you... More 

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Silvina C, Gerente at Hotel del Virrey, responded to this review

Dear Travelfan, thank you for your review! Truly our Hotel´s location is one of its great strengths, and along with the rest of our services, our Guests get the best possible experience. It´s also good to know our Staff served you properly. They always give their best to help our Guests in anything they may need. Best regards, Silvina Cornejo... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

The hotel is quaint and charming with a pretty entry way. The suite facing the street is very comfortable and spacious however extremely noisy. Other rooms are quiet but considerably smaller. I was not impressed with the pool area at all. There is free Wifi but only in the common areas. The hotel is located within a walking distance of... More 

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Silvina C, Gerente at Hotel del Virrey, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for your review! We are glad you enjoyed the Hotel´ services and features. We are deeply sorry you got affected by the surrounding sounds near your room. The Hotel is established on an old house with thick walls, so usually noise is not a problem. Anyway, right now we are working to solve that issue definitively.... More 

San Francisco
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96 reviews 96 reviews
31 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We arrived and were given a room with an incredibly soft bed, make that lumpy. After the first night we requested another room or at least another bed. They couldn't accommodate us but did turn the mattress over - that didn't help either. The staff was very polite and helpful but I think the hotel management needs to replace the... More 

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Silvina C, Gerente at Hotel del Virrey, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for your review! We are sorry we did not manage to meet your requirements. We´ll keep on improving to give each day a better service. Best regards, Silvina Cornejo Manager More 

Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

The service was the best feature of this hotel for us. Fernando was at the desk when we arrived, and he helped my husband park and carry in the luggage. He somehow managed to get my son and me into the room while my husband drove around the block. We had only booked a very reasonably priced double room, but... More 

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Silvina C, Gerente at Hotel del Virrey, responded to this review

Dear Soprano, thank you for your review! Indeed our staff do their best to assure our Guests the best possible stay, and we are to help in everything we can. We are sorry some of the services did not match your criteria, we are currently reviewing the issue. Best regards, Silvina Cornejo Manager More 

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