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Obelisk Residencial

3.0 of 5 Apartment Hotel   |   Julio Verne | Col. Polanco, Mexico City 11650, Mexico (Polanco)
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Ranked #184 of 284 Hotels in Mexico City
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Zurich, Switzerland
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32 reviews 32 reviews
10 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

I stayed a few nights at the Obelisk Suites in Polanco over the last few months. The hotel is in a great location, in the heart of Polanco and close to very nice restaurants and attractions. Excellent value for money ... but the staff in particularly unfriendly and not really willing to help, there is no restaurant in house and... More

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London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

These are corporate apartments / suites. They are perhaps a little dated in style, but unlike most places like this, it is not impersonal. The staff are helpful and friendly, the rooms are cleaner thoroughly every day and the breakfast is good (but no cooked food). They do a dinner in the evening which is far from haute cuisine but... More

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Mexico City, Mexico
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10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Obelisk Residential is located next to Lincoln Park in the Polanco area of Mexico City. You are in the heart of the restaurant, and upscale shopping and a half block from Reforma Ave. which takes you by bus to the zona rosa, museums, and the business district as well as the historic center. The suites are spacious, have a small... More

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Seattle
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

If you get a rate in any currency other than Mexican Peso, ask them to give you a rate in Pesos. At payment time, they only accept Pesos (including cash and creditcards) and they themselves decide what the exchange rate is, and (guess what) their rate is such that they make an extra 5-10% off of you. Also, the safe... More

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Queensland
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2012

In a lovely street, close to shops and restaurants. Our suite was spacious and clean. The breakfast room was lovely and breakfasts were adequate - the best fresh fruit. The bathroom was quite small - interesting sliding doors. The staff were very friendly but couldn't tell us where the closest mail box was. A pleasant stay non the less.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2012

Rooms are big and nice. Service is good. Nice location. We enjoyed our stay there. we recommend this hotel location was one of the biggest benefits to us. Breakfast was included and was very good with a lot of choises.

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Mexico City, Mexico
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2012

they book the rooms as junior suites and when you get there they say that they have "junior room", which must be a new category, and however it is just a regular room, with a very small bathroom, no air conditioning, very noisy, lousy internet signal and a poor breakfast.

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Brazil
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123 reviews 123 reviews
91 hotel reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2012

The location of Obelisk Suites is fantastic, in the middle of beautiful Polanco and walking distance from several business centers and great restaurants and shopping. The hotel looks like an old traditional Mexican house (which I’m pretty sure it was). However, the staff is just fair, the rooms have no air conditioning and are extremely noise – you can hear... More

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Hyderabad, India
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52 reviews 52 reviews
31 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2011

this is more of a service apartment complex. has nice little homely dining area where you find couples feeding their young children. its located in one of the best areas of mexico. a no of restaurants, a museum, a concert hall close by.. nice place to walk around. room was a bit small for a service apartments. one of the... More

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Monterrey, Mexico
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2011

I'll keep this short: avoid the 3rd floor. I was placed in this hotel by my employer. My stay was for a week. I was assigned a junior suite at the 3rd floor. Big mistake: the rooms have no AC (unbelievable given the rate). Now this is Mexico City; the weather is fairly pleasant all year long. That said, the... More

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Address: Julio Verne | Col. Polanco, Mexico City 11650, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Central Mexico and Gulf Coast > Mexico City > Polanco
Amenities:
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( Wi-Fi ) Free Parking Room Service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #184 of 284 Hotels in Mexico City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Obelisk Residencial 3*
Number of rooms: 42
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