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Hotel Antiguo Vapor

Galarza 5 Centro | esq. Positos, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
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Ranked #6 of 57 hotels in Guanajuato
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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55 reviews 55 reviews
31 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

We stayed three nights in the Tortolas room, accent on the first syllable please. The view of Guanajuato is quite breath taking when you first enter the room. The room is nice although it only has one queen sized bed. The bathroom is nice too but hot water takes a while to arrive. Housekeeping standards are high, staff friendly and... More

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Lincoln, CA
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

Our room was in the basement with no windows but it was large. There was no heat, but they gladly gave us a space heater. They were very accommodating. You do have to call the front desk if you don't feel the shower is hot enough, but they warned us before hand, Overall, great value for the money, and good... More

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25 reviews 25 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

We stayed here with another couple. This hotel is walking distance to the Centro. If you are unsteady on your feet, I might recommend another hotel. We had to walk up and down a few flights of stairs to get to/from our room. Overall, this is a nice hotel.

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Houston, Texas, United States
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7 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

Ok if really want to see what's Mexico about , these is the place , the city it's just magic , lot of hills little street , the architecture just to dyed for , about the hotel great location walking distance to every where , the hotel it's an all Spanish hacienda , it's very impressive , every single corner... More

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26 reviews 26 reviews
24 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

We picked this hotel from the wonderful reviews. True - the hotel is lovely, well situated, immaculate, wonderful and attentive staff. Breakfast was simple but good - fresh squeezed orange juice, good coffee, sweet roll and fresh fruit. I have no idea what the rest of the town is like but dogs barked all night long. Nearby church bells rang... More

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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

Location is good, near art galleries and Diego Rivera museum. Very clean and nicely decorated but somewhat stark. The multi story building has undergone extensive refurbishment . My husband and I stayed 2 nights - Wednesday and Thursday - and the hotel was not very busy. There was once a restaurant, but it seems to be closed. Staff pleasant and... More

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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2012

Beware of their cancellation policy. I had to cancel unexpectedly 6 days in advance and they charged me 50 percent. I will not ever stay there again. Although the hotel is charming, the location is difficult to find. I have Ben there in the past and enjoyed the atmosphere but am aghast at the policy for cancellation when it is... More

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Pila61, Gerente at Hotel Antiguo Vapor, responded to this review

We are very sorry for your opinion. In all hotels there are cancellation policies and we reach a mutual commitment when the reservation was made. And there was an opportunity to change the dates of your reservation. More

San Pedro Garza Garcia, Mexico
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2012

We loved this special place; everything about it was special, the antique objects, the mexican style, the peaceful and relaxed environment. And the plus of just stepping out right into down town from your hotel. The owners are very nice people and one is always well tended to. The food is homey and mexican. It can get really cold in... More

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9 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2012

We found Hotel Antiguo Vapor a lovely hotel, very centrally located on the same street as the Granary and the Diego Rivera museum. Our room was large and well-looked after and the bathroom had a window that opened to a wonderful view. We had a juliette balcony that had a stunning view. Hotel was nice and quiet at night. 4... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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11 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2012

This is a beautiful hotel, very well situated in the historical centre, easy walking distance to all of the main things of cultural interest, but just far enough away to enjoy peacefulness and tranquillity. The hotel, formerly a nineteenth century a bakery, opened just a few years ago following extensive renovations. The building retains many of the original features, such... More

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Additional Information about Hotel Antiguo Vapor

Address: Galarza 5 Centro | esq. Positos, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Central Mexico and Gulf Coast > Guanajuato > Guanajuato
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Suites Wheelchair access
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Ranked #6 of 57 hotels in Guanajuato
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Hotel Antiguo Vapor house, in the heart of captivating historic downtown Guanajuato, dates back to the 18th century. Rooms are decorated with the elegance of old colonial Mexico, featuring fine, comfortable wrought iron and wood furniture. ... more   less 
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