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Hotel Principal

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Bolivar, 29 | Centro Histórico, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
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Ranked #122 of 277 hotels in Mexico City
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Sibenik, Croatia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although we booked at one price and had to pay more because of some tax..I didnt minde. We slept in a room with two matrimonial bed (4 of us) and it wasn't hot at all. Location is just great, not so busy and laud but right in the middle of everything. Staff can speak english and this was helpfull. Only... More

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San Luis Obispo
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location only 3 blocks from the Zocalo. Only 3 blocks from the Metro, which is only 45 cents per ride equal to BART in San Francisco as to safety and cleanliness for ten times the amount. And do get street tacos from Los Cocuyos just 3 blocks away. Extremely loud room, espicially from 10 PM to midnight

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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

We stayed in this hotel early this week, and we got some insects in our bed! (probably louses or bugs!!) We then grabbed the pillow with one of those insects that we killed and take it to the the attendant in the front desk showing the evidence along with the weals in our body. The dependant moved us to another... More

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2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013 via mobile

On a pretty strict budget this looked like a deal for a double room with shared bathroom but as always you get what you pay for . . . for 1 or 2 nights maybe it would have been ok - we stayed for 4 & left a day early. The cheap rooms are on the 4th floor with metal... More

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Dallas, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

This hotel has a great location, just two blocks to the subways station, and just a few steps of Peatonal Madero. The famous places are really close. I stayed in a solo bedroom with a share bathroom. It was clean and had a TV and comfortable bed. The relation quality price was good. If your are going to stay in... More

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Oaxaca, Mexico
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48 reviews 48 reviews
10 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

My room was 350 pesos(U$29) including all taxes and was for one person. Excellent location in the Centro Historico, half a block from the Francisco Madero pedestrian street going from the Zócalo to the Torre LatinoAmerica and near Bella Artes. I stayed a Friday night and Saturday night. Wifi works fine on the 3rd floor. The nightlife is very present... More

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Las Cruces, New Mexico
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41 reviews 41 reviews
3 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

Great location w/ friendly & helpful staff, but the noise level is simply dreadful. I'm hard of hearing and it was still too noisy to sleep. I called the desk to ask them to shush my neighbors but they didn't do anything (I would have heard if they had sent someone up or called the room next door). The hotel... More

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Elizabeth, New Jersey
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

A few of the rooms in this hotel face the street, BUT most face a beautiful inner court yard of a bygone era, impressive at first, BUT don’t let that charm you into staying unless of course: 1. You don’t mind the small 8-Ft wide by approximately 18-Ft deep rooms with double doors opening onto the courtyard which cannot be... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

I stayed here just for one night and, although the room was small, it did what it is for. Little bit noisy but it didn't bother me. I def stay the historic area of the city is very near and very secure for walking at night.!!

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Pozos, mexico
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

On the advice of a reviewer here we asked for a room on the end (facing calle Bolivar) w/a window which we like very much. Our friend reserved one of the interior rooms which he found unacceptable for it lack of windows (other than one to a interior breezeway to which the restaurant downstairs was vented so the room smelled... More

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Also Known As:
Principal Hotel Mexico City
Hotel Principal Mexico City
Address: Bolivar, 29 | Centro Histórico, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Central Mexico and Gulf Coast > Mexico City
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Ranked #122 of 277 hotels in Mexico City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Principal 2.5*
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