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Hotel de la Opera

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Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 9 March 2017

The building is an old colonial very nice one including an impressive patio. Location is great- a minute walking from Plaza Bolivar and museums and other attractions in La Candelaria. The room is not so impressive- stains on tube, windows didn't open and close freely. Heating , although old worked well. Nice views from upper floors . Breakfast is o.k.,...

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ServicioalCliente, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel de la Opera, responded to this review

Dear Ramidov Thank you very much for your time and the opportunity you are giving to us to improve our service. It is nice to see you enjoyed our location, breakfast, spa, our service and the building. Regarding your room, we apologies for any inconvenient you had during your stay, actually, during this year we are making some improvements to...

Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Fantastic view from 7th floor room. Excellent staff and food. I'm unhappy that this was the only hotel in Colombia to charge me the IVA tax -- which was unrefundable at the airport. But for Bogota stays -- it doesn't get any better than the Opera, I"m sure! Bob Jones

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ServicioalCliente, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel de la Opera, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Bob J Thank you very much for your review. We are glad to see you enjoyed our rooms from the seventh floor and our staff gave you an excellent service during your stay. We apologies for the IVA tax charged to your rate, actually, it is a special legislation in Colombia which says the tourists are exempt of...

Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

We spent one night here at the end of our Colombian holiday. It is in a lovely historic building close to all the places of interest. The hotel had good facilities and the staff were helpful and friendly. The room was off the courtyard area so could be a bit noisy as sounds echoed around. Nothing you can do in...

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ServicioalCliente, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel de la Opera, responded to this review

Dear Mrs. Brenda I Thank you very much for your review. Normally, our guests enjoyed our location and they visited the most important places in terms of history, goverment, religion and others, so I am glad to see you took advantage of that. For us it was a pleasure to receive you, also, it is important you come back to...

mlbourgeois
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Right in center of historical area next to Theatre Colon.,Nice room size. Staff friendly. Breakfast room unique to get to but food mix good on buffet. Would be challenging for mobility challenged. Live Music at dinner nice.

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ServicioalCliente, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel de la Opera, responded to this review

Dear Mlbourgeois Thank you very much for your review. We are so glad to see you took advantage of our location and our personnel gave you an excellent service to have a beautiful experience in our Hotel. During two weeks, we had the breakfast on the fourth floor because we had a reorganization in our kitchens at La Scala, now...

Ohio
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Nice colonial hotel with an Art Deco wing. The Art Deco room was lovely and clean but the floor could have been washed. They moved furniture on the other side of the wall at 6 every morning. The person whe came to hear it laughed, not funny at all. Seems they don't own the rooms around or below their Art...

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ServicioalCliente, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel de la Opera, responded to this review

Dear Allpartofthe headventur We appreciate the time you took to share your experience in our Hotel. We apologize for the situation presented with your room; it never happens so we talked to the person in charge to avoid that noise very early in the morning, and it had not happened again. Regarding your eggs, I remember talking to you about...

Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 February 2017

He had a total of five nights in three different rooms in this hotel. The best most practical room was the cheapest, the other two, were classed as suites which were large rooms with impractical bathrooms. One had a bath on lions feet that rocked, the other suite had a shower inside a bath which had marble surrounds and was...

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ServicioalCliente, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel de la Opera, responded to this review

Dear Richard C We appreciate the time you took to share your experience in our Hotel. We are glad to see you enjoyed our service, as it was friendly during your stay. We would have liked to know those rooms were not what you expected in order to look for other kind of room because we are committed with the...

Barriere, Canada
Reviewed 8 February 2017

This is a clean, comfortable boutique hotel, nicely situated in the Candelaria region of Bogata. The rooms are comfortably appointed, and quiet for sleeping. The hotel has a very good breakfast, and the staff are courteous. English is spoken, so communication was not an issue. Although an older building, it has been beautifully upgraded to modern standards.

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ServicioalCliente, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel de la Opera, responded to this review

Dear BarriereFisherman We appreciate the time you had making your review about your experience in our Hotel. It was nice to have you here and be part of your trip. We hope we can see you soon again to exceed even more your expectations with our rooms, breakfast and our service. Please, consider Hotel de la Opera your home in...

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 January 2017

It is a boutique hotel in a good location for the main sites in Bogota. The building is old with an interesting layout. The rooms are good. Good wifi and has a business centre with PC and printer. Partial buffet breakfast. The bar did not look very inspiring and there are plenty of options nearby.

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ServicioalCliente, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel de la Opera, responded to this review

Dear JohnCharmaine Thank you very much for your review. We are glad to see you enjoyed our location, building and business center service. Now, we are making some changes to our bar and breakfast, we hope we can see you back to show you. Please, consider Hotel de la Opera your home in Bogota. Sincerely, Angela Barbosa Chief Concierge

Horw, Switzerland
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

To enter Columbia we has to go to Bogota first . Staying here for 2 days before exploring the country the de la opera was a good place to be. Quiet area and near to plaza bolivar is not a bad location in Bogota. They claim to be a 5 star but in fact they are something between 3-4 star....

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ServicioalCliente, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel de la Opera, responded to this review

Dear JoeImfeld We appreciate the time you took to share your experience in our Hotel. We are glad to see you enjoyed the location and the tranquility of the Hotel during your stay. On the other hand, we apologize for the impression you had about our rooms, every day we are trying to improve to make them more comfortable for...

Reviewed 24 January 2017

This is a lovely hotel, however, it lacked any kind of personality. No pictures on the wall, no music. Very quiet and subdued atmosphere. Our room for two was nice on the second floor with a balcony over looking the street, which only had pedestrian traffic so that was a plus. The hotel is situated in a great area near...

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ServicioalCliente, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel de la Opera, responded to this review

Dear Griswolds3 We appreciate for taking time to make your review about our Hotel. We feel very happy to know you enjoyed our location and the view of our rooms on the seventh floor. On the other hand, I would like to apologize for the experience you had in our Restaurant, we are working hard to avoid that kind of...

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  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel de la Opera is located in La Candelaria, next to the Cristobal Colon Theater, in front of "Palacio San Carlos", currently headquarters of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, one block from Bolivar Square and a fifteen minutes walk to the funicular for Monserrate hill. Thanks to its strategic location, our guests can easily visit the most characteristic places of the city, for example the Gold Museum, Botero Museum, Primary Cathedral, etc. Also, many important government buildings are nearby. Walking its roads you will be part of its stories, legends and myths which are preserved in each of its houses. Questions like, why do the houses have doors of two meters? Where did Manuelita Saenz live her idyll with Simon Bolivar? Which is the window through which Simon Bolivar escaped? These are just some examples of the cultural treasures that you will find in La Candelaria. ... more   less 

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Address: Calle 10 No. 5-72 La Candelaria, Bogota, Colombia
Region: Colombia > Bogota > La Candelaria
Price Range: €106 - €210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel de la Opera 3.5*
Number of rooms: 42
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Also Known As:
De La Opera Bogota
De La Opera Hotel
Hotel Style:
#16 Spa Hotel in Bogota
#29 Family Hotel in Bogota
#36 Romantic Hotel in Bogota
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“Ask for rooms on the 7th floor with cathedral view.”
  • Beautiful view from room 714.
HoimanL, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Upgrade if you can”
Sharonfv, 8 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The more expensive rooms on the seventh floor have better views and less noise.”
Reslysten54, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“7th floor room looking out on the city's Primary Cathedral”
775bobj, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Had the Art Deco Jr. Suite. Nice, good view. Loud in the AM.”
allpartoftheadventur, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
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