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Hosteria Del Frayle

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Sopena 3, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
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7 reviews 7 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose to stay here because of its central location. While its instalations are adecuate, there was a really strong smell permeating from the sink and shower hole. I spoke to some other guests and they had the same problem. It is obviously nothing knew as there were various air fresheners scattered around the room. As we had a room... More

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Brooklyn, New York
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014 via mobile

You pay for the location. Everything else is mediocre at best. The building is interesting, but the rooms are a crap-shoot. I lucked out at a private one with a window in the back, so it was quiet. The city wins though, it's so magical, I didn't really care.

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Austin, TX
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

I stayed here for one night July 2014. The location is excellent, but it's not worth the $. I paid $75 for a room that was more like a true "hostel" room- more like $30 a night. The hotel is billed as historic, but it's really not that interesting. I think I could have walked 2 blocks and found something... More

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MEXICO
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

We were two families traveling together, the location is great, very near the central plaza and just around the corner from Teatro Juárez. It has small areas like living rooms so we enjoyed being outside the room and chat or play for a while. There are many stairs so be careful if you are not used to it. Rooms can... More

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Vicksburg, Michigan
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

We chose this hotel at the last minute due to there being so many others full. We paid more for this hotel that the previous ones due to this problem. First off we HAD to show a confirmation. I literally had to hop on the wifi of the hotel (also horrible) and email it to the receptionist just to prove... More

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Union City, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

Interesting enough we had room 112! Visitors were very rude, yelling at all times. There should be a quiet time regardless of the time you go to bed. But the most aggravating thing was the rags that we were given as towels! Literally, they had holes and shreds as hems. I would not have those towels in my house and... More

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Wausau, Wisconsin
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12 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013

Being close to all the action is a big plus for this hotel. We had a room with a small balcony which was nice, allowing lots of light into an otherwise somewhat dark room. The room was large enough, and quiet at night with the balcony doors closed. With tile being pervasive in Mexico, one would think a tile floor... More

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Kirkland
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40 reviews 40 reviews
18 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

The hotel itself is absolutely beautiful, the kind of old world beauty that makes you want to spend an extra day or two there. The staff is very helpful and courteous. The room was big and spacious for a double queen room. Our room had a unique brick wall ceiling. The bathroom was well stocked with toileteries, towels. My only... More

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Miami, Florida
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2013

It’s not in USA, it’s not Ritz Carlton, its Hosteria Del Frayle in Guanajuato, Mexico. We were not expecting a great deal as we were there to attend the wedding & check out the town, and it turned to be a pleasant surprise & happy ending. Had Rm#112, Two d/b with clean sheets & pillow covers every day, running h/c... More

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Mexico City, Mexico
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89 reviews 89 reviews
23 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2013

As other reviewers have mentioned, the hotel's in an excellent spot, just half a block from the central square and theatre. For location alone, the hotel deserves top marks. But the hotel is basic, the beds are fine, no extras - hair dryer, etc. Safe has a key you can get from downstairs. Rooms are cold at night, but there's... More

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Address: Sopena 3, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Central Mexico and Gulf Coast > Guanajuato > Guanajuato
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hosteria Del Frayle 2.5*
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