If you are looking for a small, quiet, safe hotel in the heart of Caracas with a cool art deco look, this is a great choice. Our room included breakfast which was a great bargain as food & beverages are very expensive in this city. Taxi from airport can be negotiated; driver wanted $65 worth in Bolivars but US$ will get you for more than half that rate. You MUST have local currency to travel around as Visa & MC are not accepted unless in really expensive stores. ATM's everywhere but useless as they won't take foreign bank cards (even with logos on the machines). Be aware that airport currency exchange folks will not take back Bolivars so you need to really spend as you go and avoid having a surplus. Hotel staff at The Hotel Caracas spoke limited English but were friendly and helpful. Room was spotless and hotel is very well kept. Only odd thing is that there's no private bathroom in any guestrooms unless its a suite; toilet is between sink and glass shower so if you're sharing a room, it could be odd when using the loo. There are private bathrooms on the main floor near reception. Hotel is less than 100 feet from Marriott which their website includes alot of good travel info too and a good reference to taxi drivers. Good Pizza place nearby, huge Simbal mall within 10-15 walk.
MK from Ottawa, Canada
Located in Chacao, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Caracas Stock Exchange and Tolon Fashion Mall. Sambil Caracas …More
The installations were great, the staff in general very pleasing, the food was fine and varied, the evening entertainment was fabulous. The only problems were regarding the lack of hot water for showers in the morning and the room maid always not changing or supplying fresh towels on a daily basis.
Traveller from Caracas Venezuela
This El Tirano resort is on the beach, 0 mi (0.1 km) from El Tirano Beach, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Agua Beach and …More
I stayed in the hotel while traveling for business in Valencia, Venezuela. This was my first visit to Venezuela, so I didn't really know what to expect. As everybody else, I've heard a lot about high crime level in Venezuela, therefore I spent some time evaluating safe hotel options. After reading lots of comments on hotels in Valencia, I decided to choose Lidotel and am very happy with my choice. The hotel is in an excellent location - it's in front of a shopping mall, where one can walk safely even after dark. It's clean, has a nice outdoor swimming pool, nice restaurant, fast Internet connection, attentive staff and it's safe. I'll happily return to this hotel during my next visit to Valencia and recommend this hotel to everybody.
Yuri from Eindhoven, the Netherlands
Situated in Naguanagua, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Sambil Shopping Center and Dunas Amusement Park. Naguanagua …More
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