This family-run hotel occupies a traditional town house just a couple of blocks from the cathedral in Sucre. The building has been converted into a 12-bedroom hotel, full of character. Indoors there are statues, painted ceilings, and carved furniture, and outdoors there are several terraces and quiet sitting areas including a flower-filled central courtyard, ideal for relaxing between excursions in Sucre and the surrounding area. Start each day with a generous buffet spread including just-baked breads, pastries and cakes, and home-made jams. Lunch and dinner are also available, and can be eaten on the rooftop terrace as you enjoy views over the city.
Bedrooms have traditonal wooden wardrobes and chests of drawers, tiled floors and brass bedframes, and are arranged over several floors. They vary in size and layout, and include single, twin, double and triple rooms and a handful of suites. All have a private bathroom, TV, phone, Wi-Fi and heating. Some overlook the central patio and others look out over the city. Suites have private seating areas.
Open: Hotel de Su Merced is open all year.
Location: The hotel is on Calle Azurduy in the historic city centre. There are shops and ATMs within a short walk, and the cathedral is just 2 blocks away. Sucre’s airport is about 7kms from the hotel.
Rooms: There are 23 rooms including singles, twins, doubles, triples and suites. All include heating, phone, cable TV, safe, desk, Wi-Fi, hairdryer and en-suite bathroom with hot and cold running water. Suites also have a minibar and small sitting area, with some having views over Sucre. Some rooms have balconies.
Activities: The hotel is ideally located for exploring the colonial city.
Facilities: The hotel reception is staffed 24 hours a day. There is a courtyard, roof terraces, library and games room. The hotel offers a laundry service
Dining: Breakfast is served from 07:30 to 10:00 each morning and includes freshly baked bread, cake, cereals, yoghurt, jams and cooked eggs, served in the courtyard. Lunch is available from 12:00 till 13:00 and donner between 19:30 and 21:30, served in the restaurant or on the roof terrace, weather permitting.
Children: Children of all ages are welcome.
Health: We recommend malaria prophylactics for a visit to Bolivia.
Communication: There is free Wi-Fi internet access in rooms and public areas.
This varied itinerary shows the highlights of Bolivia, a perfect introduction to this beautiful country.