14 Best Hotels in Asunción, Paraguay

Asunción Internacional Hotel

$$ | Ayolas 520, Asunción, Paraguay

An abundance of greenery greets you as you enter this modern, 15-story hotel. The sleek black-and-white lobby has an executive bar where you can enjoy a cocktail. Many of the rather small rooms, which are redecorated every couple of years, have views of the bay. Each contains a data port where you can plug in your laptop; if you didn't bring it along, the hotel's business center offers four terminals.

Pros

  • Central location
  • Good breakfast
  • Central location, good breakfast

Cons

  • Small rooms
  • Loud A/C
  • Small rooms, loud A/C
Ayolas 520, Asunción, Paraguay
021-494–114
hotel Details
74 rooms, 26 suites
Rate Includes: Free breakfast

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Asunción Palace Hotel

$ | Colón 415, Asunción, Paraguay

Built in 1858 as a private residence for the López family, and transformed into a hospital during the War of the Triple Alliance, this beaux arts–style hotel is now a national landmark. It's certainly charming, though a few of the rooms with balconies are noisy. Others are quite nice and peaceful; ask to see one before taking it. All are simply furnished, but this is a good budget option.

Pros

  • Good value
  • Friendly staff
  • Ideal location
  • Children under eight years stay free
  • Good value, friendly staff, ideal location, children under eight years stay free

Cons

  • Small rooms
  • Street noise
  • Small rooms, street noise
Colón 415, Asunción, Paraguay
021-492–152
hotel Details
25 rooms, 2 suites
Rate Includes: Free breakfast

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Excelsior Inn

$ | Alberdi and Manduvirá, Asunción, Paraguay

This hotel owned by the owners of the nearby Hotel Excelsior lacks the frills of its pricier sibling. Rooms, many with hardwood floors, are pleasantly furnished with dark greens and golds. Each room has an Internet connection—a rarity at this price range.

Pros

  • Good budget value
  • Friendly staff
  • Good budget value, friendly staff

Cons

  • Some worn rooms
Alberdi and Manduvirá, Asunción, Paraguay
021-496–743
hotel Details
23 rooms, 1 suite
Rate Includes: Free breakfast

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Granados Park Hotel

$$$ | Estrella and 15 de Agosto, Asunción, Paraguay

Replicating the sensibility of a grand old Latin American hotel, this place gives you colonial style with modern amenities. The attentive staff greets you with a welcome drink in an opulent lobby filled with lush greenery. The modern rooms are much more subdued, decorated with carved wooden armoires and handicrafts. Pampering is taken to the next level with free airport transportation, complimentary massages for every two days you stay, and free ironing of your wardrobe upon arrival.

Pros

  • Central location
  • Services for business travelers
  • Rooftop Jacuzzi
  • Central location, services for business travelers, rooftop Jacuzzi

Cons

  • Some reports of slow Wi-Fi connections
  • Not too many dining options in the area
  • Some reports of slow Wi-Fi connections, not too many dining options in the area
Estrella and 15 de Agosto, Asunción, Paraguay
021-497–921
hotel Details
57 rooms, 12 suites
Rate Includes: Free breakfast

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Hotel Cecilia

$ | Estados Unidos 341, Asunción, Paraguay

Priding itself on personalized attention, this hotel has won a devoted clientele. Rooms are large, though slightly austere. The sixth-floor terrace has a pool with a terrific bay view. Adjacent to the hotel you'll find an excellent deli and pastry shop.

Pros

  • Friendly service
  • Yoga classes
  • Good breakfast
  • Friendly service, yoga classes, good breakfast

Cons

  • Spartan rooms
  • Several blocks from sights
  • Ground floor rooms have street noise
  • Spartan rooms, several blocks from sights, ground floor rooms have street noise
Estados Unidos 341, Asunción, Paraguay
021-210–365
hotel Details
50 rooms
Rate Includes: Free breakfast

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Hotel Chaco

$ | Caballero 285, Asunción, Paraguay

Friendly, attentive service is the hallmark of this comfortable, if rather unremarkably decorated, lodging. The carpeted rooms are large, but the beds are small. A tasty breakfast is included in the rate and there is an impressive pool on the rooftop overlooking downtown and the bay.

Pros

  • Central location
  • Good breakfast
  • Friendly staff
  • Central location, good breakfast, friendly staff

Cons

  • Some dark rooms
  • Small beds
  • Some dark rooms, small beds
Caballero 285, Asunción, Paraguay
021-492–066
hotel Details
68 rooms, 2 suites
Rate Includes: Free breakfast

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Hotel del Lago

$$ | Teniente Weiler and Mariscal López, San Bernardino, Paraguay

On the shores of Lago Ypacaraí, this low-key century-old Spanish-style hotel underwent a complete refurbishing in 2007, going from country-rustic to country-chic, with amenities such as a "cyber center," swimming pools and botanical gardens. For an added fee, guests have use of bikes, boats and horses. The restaurant's forte is roast beef or pork, cooked in a wood-fire oven and served with sopa paraguaya.

Pros

  • Historic location
  • Secluded atmosphere
  • Plenty of activities
  • Historic location, secluded atmosphere, plenty of activities

Cons

  • Crowded on weekends
Teniente Weiler and Mariscal López, San Bernardino, Paraguay
0512-232–201
hotel Details
23 rooms
Rate Includes: Free breakfast

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Hotel Excelsior

$$$ | Chile 980, Asunción, Paraguay

Regency-style fabrics, carved-wood furniture, and Oriental rugs make this one of the city's most elegant hotels. An ongoing refurbishing is making the place gleam again. You'll sink into the carpeting in the huge, plush, brightly furnished rooms accented with wood carvings and Paraguayan art. The three-story Excelsior Mall is across the street.

Pros

  • Close to shopping
  • Friendly staff
  • Paraguayan folk-lore shows in the restaurant
  • Close to shopping, friendly staff, Paraguayan folk-lore shows in the restaurant

Cons

  • A few worn rooms
  • Several blocks from sights
  • A few worn rooms, several blocks from sights
Chile 980, Asunción, Paraguay
021-495–632
hotel Details
116 rooms, 12 suites
Rate Includes: Free breakfast

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Hotel Las Margaritas

$ | Estrella and 15 de Agosto, Asunción, Paraguay Fodor's Choice

Cordial service and opulent, gleaming accommodations are the hallmarks of this lodging. The lobby blooms with plants and works by indigenous artisans and paintings by Michael Burt, one of Paraguay's leading contemporary artists. Rooms come in one of three color schemes (green, light blue, or orange) and all harbor Burt paintings and Guaraní artwork.

Pros

  • Tastefully decorated rooms
  • Central location
  • Tastefully decorated rooms, central location

Cons

  • Some reports of lackluster service
  • Rooms lack views
  • Some reports of lackluster service, rooms lack views
Estrella and 15 de Agosto, Asunción, Paraguay
021-448–765
hotel Details
60 rooms, 17 suites
Rate Includes: Free breakfast

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Hotel Preciado

$ | Azara 840, Asunción, Paraguay

Peace Corps volunteers in Asunción on business or pleasure dub this place, just east of downtown, their favorite, and their presence here gives the hotel a youthful exuberance. High-ceiling rooms are simply furnished with two beds, a desk, and a chair. On the second floor is an open-air patio and a small pool, making it the ideal place to excape the city below. The low prices make this a solid budget bet.

Pros

  • Good value
  • Friendly vibe
  • Good value, friendly vibe

Cons

  • Occasional noise
  • Several blocks from downtown
  • Icy a/c
  • Occasional noise, several blocks from downtown, icy a/c
Azara 840, Asunción, Paraguay
021-447–661
hotel Details
22 rooms
Rate Includes: Free breakfast

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Hotel Presidente

$ | Azara 128, Asunción, Paraguay

Two blocks from the Plaza de los Héroes, this comfortable lodging has conveniences usually reserved for more expensive establishments. All rooms have contemporary furnishings. Business travelers have access to fax machines and computers.

Pros

  • Central location
  • Good value
  • Central location, good value

Cons

  • Small bathrooms
  • Occasionally noisy air conditioning
  • Small bathrooms, occasionally noisy air conditioning
Azara 128, Asunción, Paraguay
021-494–931
hotel Details
44 rooms, 4 suites
Rate Includes: Free breakfast

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Mandu'Ará Hotel & Suites

$ | México 554, Asunción, Paraguay

The suites in this hotel are popular with business travelers. Each includes a sitting room, a dining area, and a kitchenette. The furnishings differ markedly from room to room: "classic" rooms tend toward carved wood, while "contemporary" rooms have more modern furnishings. Both types are equally plush.

Pros

  • Option to fix own meals
  • Spacious rooms
  • Rooftop bar
  • Option to fix own meals, spacious rooms, rooftop bar

Cons

  • Several blocks from downtown
  • Slow Internet connection
  • Several blocks from downtown, slow Internet connection
México 554, Asunción, Paraguay
021-490–223
hotel Details
82 suites
Rate Includes: Free breakfast

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Resort Yacht y Golf Club Paraguayo

$$$$ | Av. del Yacht 11, Lambaré, Paraguay

This remodeled riverside resort 13 km (8 mi) southeast of Asunción has regained its reputation as one of South America's finest hotels. Some of the rooms, which are decorated with leather furniture, open onto verdant patios where hummingbirds nest in the foliage. You'll find plenty of recreational options here.

Pros

  • Many activities
  • Peaceful location by the river
  • Many activities, peaceful location by the river

Cons

  • Far from the city
  • Crowded on weekends
  • Some worn rooms
  • Far from the city, crowded on weekends, some worn rooms
Av. del Yacht 11, Lambaré, Paraguay
021-906–121
hotel Details
116 rooms, 12 suites
Rate Includes: Free breakfast

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Sabe Center Hotel

$$$ | 25 de Mayo at México, Asunción, Paraguay

The sleek, orange-brick high-rise facing Plaza Uruguaya goes out of its way to impress: in the lobby, a giant chandelier shimmers above Oriental rugs, enormous urns, and a grand staircase. Rooms are less regal, but bright and comfortable. A breakfast buffet is included.

Pros

  • Central location
  • Quiet
  • Huge breakfasts
  • Central location, quiet, huge breakfasts

Cons

  • Opulence borders on excess
25 de Mayo at México, Asunción, Paraguay
021-450–093
hotel Details
91 rooms
Rate Includes: Free breakfast

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