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The Cosmopolitan Hotel

At a Glance

    Pros

  • historic charm
  • huge suites
  • romantic

    Cons

  • no TVs
  • public or street parking only

The Cosmopolitan Hotel Review

With antique furniture, pull-chain toilets, and a veranda overlooking Old Town State Historic Park, the Cosmo offers guests a taste of Victorian-era living. In the late 1820s, early Peruvian settler Juan Bandini built what's now the oldest section as his residence, and a second story was added in the late 1860s. A $6.5 million restoration in 2010 restored the 1860s look. The amenities vary throughout. Some rooms have showers, others have claw-foot bathtubs; some have full closets, while others have wall hooks. The staff is well trained and eager to please. A complimentary breakfast of scones, homemade jam, and coffee is served on the veranda or in the dining room.

    Hotel Details

  • 6 rooms, 4 suites.
  • Rate includes some meals.
Updated: 12-03-2012

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