Dakar Hotel & Spa
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Continental Breakfast
- Minbar in room
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Non-smoking rooms
TravelPod Member ReviewsDakar Hotel & Spa Mendoza
Good location, helpful staff. Barking dogs. Wine in Mendoza are excellent.
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TripAdvisor Reviews Dakar Hotel & Spa Mendoza
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