Gran Melia Caracas Hotel

Ave Casanova, Urb. Bellomonte, Caracas, Central Venezuela, 1050, Venezuela | 4 star hotel
Prices starting from $183.00
 

Travel Blogs from Caracas

2. Whirlwind tour of Caracas

A travel blog entry by kesvic2013

... we had been corresponding with in advance and who had arranged our pickup and first 3 nights stay for us. During our wait about 5 people offered us bolivares in exchange for USD (on the blackmarket), one was even an airport guard! We politely declined and continued to wait for our taxi.

Despite being assured by Nelson that a driver would be there to collect us, we were skeptical to say the least. But we ...

Squeaky bum time - and not just the food

A travel blog entry by gringoquinns

5

... the locals loved catching me out and whispering the 'cien' so all I heard was 'cinquenta' or 'setenta', so all the bargainous bottles of wine I kept buying at restaurants actually weren't bargainous at all, come cuenta-time.

Anyway, we were too paranoid to go out in Caracas, even to get a drink the next morning waiting for our tour guide to collect us, take us to the airport and rip us off with our first experience with the exchange rate. ...

Last Day in Caracas....for this week.

A travel blog entry by cj1s17

Yesterday was Friday, end of the week! WOO HOO!!!! Not much to say since my last entry - just working and trying to complete as much work as I can before we leave for a week. As I've said before, sometimes working at this job is just like in the USA, you commute to an office, work all day inside, and then commute home. My home just happens ...

Cliche Traveller?

A travel blog entry by syrena

2
5

... indulgent cakes and coffees before using the subway back.


Ciudad Universitaria de Caracas
Angel Said showed me around his campus. Having seen a few English campus', and the wonderful Columbia campus in New York I was surprised that this campus shadowed these! The university is mahoooooosive!! It was awarded UNESCO heritage award due to its Modern Movement in architecture & art pieces. I just found it the most ...

Amazons and Angels (& Amadeus)!

A travel blog entry by carlier

2
59

... one and a half hour hot steamy trek climbing through tropical rainforest before you finally set eyes on the headline attraction. Given it is too late to return you then have to sleep in an open Hammock in the middle of the jungle before repeating the whole process the next day to get back to civilisation! OK there’s the journey, but Boy is the trip worth it! The falls with a total height of over 3200 feet and a single drop of 2663 feet are utterly magnificent and ...

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Location

This 4 star hotel, located in the El Recreo area of Caracas, is near Ciudad Universitaria de Caracas, Centro Sambil, Jardín Botánico, and Museo de Arte Contemporaneo.
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    TripAdvisor Reviews Gran Melia Caracas Hotel

    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good