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Posada Catarina Hotel

Aldama 325 | Centro Historico, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2013

Whenever I visit Oaxaca I always stay at the Posada Catarina. I usually give it four stars since there is no AC only a fan, but the maids work so hard that it deserves the extra star. I paid about $45 for a king size bed for my wife and myself. Centrally located, nice staff, highly recommend.

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Rottnest Island, Australia
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20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2012

A good night sleep was had here is this centrally located hotel Great value for money all though the hot water took ages to come through Food alley as we called it was very close buy tacos tacos and more tacos! the Zacalo is spectacular in the evening and the central Mercado is great be sure to get lost in... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2012

Perfect location, spacious rooms, lovely roof terrace and good value!

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sacramento,ca
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25 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2009

i enjoyed our stay here quite a bit. inside, it's a beautiful place with plants and a nice garden, and nice roof terrace. it's very clean, rooms are decent, although nothing particularly special. i actually found the staff very friendly and helpful - they even called the airline for us after our luggage was lost, let us know when it... More 

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Las Vegas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2009

My wife and I go to Oaxaca at least once a year for the past ten years. We have always been happy with the Posada Catarina. Yes it is not a 5 star hotel, but the location and the staff is always friendly and take good care of us. The price of the rooms are quite reasonable. A king size... More 

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2009

The service her was awful. My friend and I were both sick in bed (me with a headcold, my friend with a digestive problem), and when we called for a roll of toilet paper, the attendant flat out refused. He said the hotel has a one roll of paper per room per day policy, and apparently we had already gone... More 

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3 Thank Mexican_Hat02
boca raon,fl
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2008

i stay at the hotel for 3 days the services is excellent, the people is super nice the rooms are big and cheap i pay 50dls for a king size, if you have a chance book your vacations here you will love it

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Idyllwild, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2008

We stayed a total of four nights at Catarina which is located very near the noisey markets, both artisan and other. The night time desk clerk, Julio, was uniformly indifferent and rude to the simplest requests such as replacing the large water bottle on the dispensing machine replying that there was none and that it was "an optional service of... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2007

A good friend who travels to Oaxaca often told me about the Posada Catarina and a while later I drove down with two friends and we checked into another hotel very near the Zocalo which really was not wonderful. Strolling about the next day we passed the Catarina and we went in to check it out and promptly returned to... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2007

In July of 2005, I had the pleasure of discovering Posada Catarina--what a great bargain! The staff, especiallly Carlos and Cesar welcome you as if you were a member of their family and treat you royally. It is clean, quiet and located near three markets and a skip and a jump from the zocalo. You are allowed one hour of... More 

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