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Los Pilares Hotel

#17 of 108 Hotels in Oaxaca
Certificate of Excellence
Curtidurias 721-A | Col. Jalatlaco, Oaxaca, Mexico
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Ranked #17 of 108 Hotels in Oaxaca
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 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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San Diego, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This place is gorgeous - just outside the city center (maybe a 7 minute walk) which was perfect for us. The place smells incredible (flowers and candles everywhere) and is super clean and beautiful. We were greeted by the nicest staff and had our choice of two available rooms. The rooms were both quite large and beds were big/comfy. Free... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

The hotel is well kept and a beautiful setting with lots of fresh flowers. It is a short walk from the central square and church of Santo Domingo but far enough to give a bit of respite from the chaos of the center of town. However, all rooms open into a central courtyard, meaning that privacy is a bit limited... More 

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Maryland USA
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56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

The Los Pilares is a small (15 rooms) hotel that doesn't look like much from the outside and the immdiate neighborhood looks even worse. However, inside, the Los Pilares is done very nicely. About half the rooms, reception and a lounge and "dinner only" area are on the ground floor, arranged in a courtyard fashion. The rest of the guest... More 

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LosPilaresHotel, Director de Recepción at Los Pilares Hotel, responded to this review

Hello; I appreciate the comments on the characteristics of the hotel. I apologize for the unfortunate problem of the external noise made ​​Saturday at hotel. Regards Elías Geovanni Peláez / Los pilares hotel More 

Madrid, Spain
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54 reviews 54 reviews
10 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

I booked this for my family and my in-laws based on reviews I'd read here. Overall this was a pretty solid place for the money and I wouldn't hesitate to stay there again. Positives: -- Rooftop Terrace w/ amazing plants, excellent breakfasts and terrific waiters. -- Free parking, easy to access. -- Good location in Jalatlaco neighborhood just east of... More 

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LosPilaresHotel, Director de Recepción at Los Pilares Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest . I infinitely thank the good comments made about the location, hotel and staff. We hope to be your choice of hotel on your next visit to Oaxaca. Regards Elías Geovanni Peláez / Los pilares hotel More 

London
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51 reviews 51 reviews
28 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015 via mobile

We stayed at Hotel Los Pilares in Oaxaca for three nights last week and had a mixed experience. Positives: - The room - An impressive size and really tastefully decorated - The bathroom - Also a good size with a really generously sized shower cubicle with both fixed and hand held showers. No problems with hot water, unlike a couple... More 

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LosPilaresHotel, Director de Recepción at Los Pilares Hotel, responded to this review

Hello; Thank you very much for the positive points explained about the hotel and we will consider each of the points mentioned as being considered. We hope to return to Oaxaca , sure will have something new to offer . regards Elías Geovanni Peláez / Los Pilares Hotel More 

Seattle
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57 reviews 57 reviews
44 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Lovely hotel that caters mainly to Mexicans. We were the only Americans staying here as far as I could tell, but I liked that. It does help to know some Spanish though. Rooms were nice, nothing extravagant but better than basic. My sister was bothered by the light shining in from the inner courtyard, and I thought the courtyard could... More 

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LosPilaresHotel, Director de Recepción at Los Pilares Hotel, responded to this review

Hello; Thank you very much for the positive points about the hotel explained . Oaxaca hope again soon and let us be your hotel choice. regards Elías Geovanni Peláez / Los Pilares Hotel More 

byron
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

We chose this hotel from what we read on TripAdvisor and it surpassed our expectations. The Decor is gorgeous, the restaurant is really good. The Breakfasts are delicious. It is only a small hotel so you would need to book ahead. The upstairs rooms are best. What made it extra special was the staff. They are all so genuinely friendly... More 

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LosPilaresHotel, Director de Recepción at Los Pilares Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the nice comments about the hotel , surely we can make changes to the external agency to the hotel provides tour services . Check back soon Regards Elías Geovanni Peláez / Los Pilares Hotel More 

vancouver island
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42 reviews 42 reviews
27 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

Wonderful staff, great aromas of flowers in courtyard, and beautiful colonial rooms. A quiet and classy property. Be aware that it's about 10 blocks from the Zocolo. It's a pleasant walk however. If you're wanting to book a tour to Mitla or Monte Albans or wherever, don't book through the hotel front desk. We took their tour to Mitla, and... More 

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LosPilaresHotel, Director de Recepción at Los Pilares Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, thank you very much for your good comments from the hotel and staff, we hope soon again and choose our hotel as your home in Oaxaca . We will consider your comments on the tour to seek to provide the best services to our guests. A big greeting Elías Geovanni Peláez / Los Pilares Hotel More 

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33 reviews 33 reviews
18 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

The hotel has a lot of character, it's quaint and very clean. The room was a good size, the bed comfortable and it had excellent wifi in the room which we were not expecting. The breakfasts were very good - beautiful fresh fruits, non-stop coffee - and the rooftop restaurant staff at breakfast were excellent. Sadly though, there were other... More 

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LosPilaresHotel, Director de Recepción at Los Pilares Hotel, responded to this review

Hi, Thanks for all the comments, each signifying the need to improve our service day by day . Unfortunately they are right with building located nearby, which soon ended and we mean beautify the area in which we are located . I apologize for that. We hope to return to Oaxaca because it's amazing what they can know and enjoy.... More 

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

We stayed in four different places in Oaxaca during our recent trip, and this is the first one we will choose next time we go back. The people there were wonderful and very helpful, and we miss the lovely breakfasts.

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