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Hotel Las Mariposas

Pino Suarez 517 | Centro, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
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Ranked #13 of 112 hotels in Oaxaca
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Berkeley, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The quality of this charming small hotel is high considering the fair prices and the extras like continental breakfast, free purified drinking water, a guest library, community kitchen, and tv lounge. The location is a wonderful 10-15 minute walk from the main city square but also a mere 1/2 block from a wonderful city park that hosts many events and... More

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Santa Fe, NM
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30 reviews 30 reviews
10 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is small, cute and efficient hotel. I liked it fine, except that the room lacked natural lighting and the walls are paper thin. They do have a quiet after 10pm policy that was a good thing.I will say that I did love the the birds chirping at night. Overall, good experience. On a another note, if you are looking... More

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Mariposas1, Gerente at Hotel Las Mariposas, responded to this review

Hello and thank for your kind review. I do hope the next time you are in Oaxaca you will stay with us. Best regards, Hotel Las Mariposas More

San Miguel de Allende
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58 reviews 58 reviews
17 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We made a one night reservation at Hotel La Mariposas while traveling through Oaxaca. They had our reservation (luckily we hadn't paid yet) and they said our room was occupied by another person. They wanted us to stay in a small room with two tight beds for the four of us (two couples). We had reserved two rooms so we... More

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Mariposas1, Gerente at Hotel Las Mariposas, responded to this review

Collen: We would like to extend our sincere apologies. Although you did not have deposit, we tried to accommodate you, but unfortunately one of our guest had a problem and it was impossible for him to vacate the room. That was the reason we offered you a studio apt with two double beds for the price of one standard room... More

New York City, New York
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58 reviews 58 reviews
11 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I spent a week at this hotel in March 2014 and had a great experience. The staff treated me extremely well and the room was very comfortable. Coffee and fresh pastries in the morning were delicious. The hotel is in a great location-- close to the city center, to parks, to everything you need. I would definitely stay here again... More

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Mariposas1, Gerente at Hotel Las Mariposas, responded to this review

Willie: I would like to personally thank you for taking the time to write such a positive review. I am so glad you liked staff service, the breakfast and our clean and comfortable rooms, we are nicely located close to the meanings places in the center of the Oaxaca city. It was honor to serve you. From the team and... More

City of Durango, Mexico
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

My father and I were in Oaxaca for a long-awaited vacation. We absolutely loved this hotel. Great location, within very easy walking distance from a lot of interesting sites. This was specially important to me in planning the trip because my father is older and at times gets very tired walking. Rooms are bit on the small side but still... More

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Mariposas1, Gerente at Hotel Las Mariposas, responded to this review

Thanks for coming. We are grateful with your comments you give about hotel "Las mariposas". The breakfast time is a good opportunity to meet new people and share with them experiences . Also our location is excellent to get to the principal palces in the center without walking long distances. Claudia we hope to see you in your next visit... More

Madison, Wisconsin
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Great little place in a nice part of Oaxaca. Within easy walking distance of Calle Macedonio Alcalá, Zocalo, Mercado 20 de Noviembre, and lots of great restaurants, but quiet and less crowded. Spotless, well-ventilated rooms surround a classic Latin American courtyard with lush tropical vegetation. Has a lot of the character of the historic Centro, combined with very hip sustainability... More

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Mariposas1, Gerente at Hotel Las Mariposas, responded to this review

Dear guest: Thank you very much for your kind comments and for choosing the Hotel Las Mariposas for your stay in Oaxaca. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you had seen our effort to conserve the environment being that we implement measures like solar-powered water heaters, photovoltaic solar panels, recycle water from the laundry... More

Salt Lake City, Utah
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78 reviews 78 reviews
27 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

A delightful budget hotel. There are a rabbit warren of rooms off lushly planted patios and alcoves with tables and chairs. Our room was toward the back. The main room was about 12ftx15ft plus shelving niches with a very comfortable king bed. Had a closet with both shelves and hangers, a small desk with chair, a small night stand, and... More

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Mariposas1, Gerente at Hotel Las Mariposas, responded to this review

Greyheaded: We are profoundly grateful with you for spend your time sharing good references about Las mariposas. For us is very important for to hear what you liked and your recommendations order to improve the service and having the opportunity of accommodate you newly in your next visit. The whole staff of "Las mariposas" hope to see you soon! More

Minneapolis, Minnesota
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

The sweetest, most helpful, & entirely delightful people in Oaxaca! Competent & courteous, knowledgable & fastidious, these folks will help you with the most minute detail. They know all the best guides: a great help as you are accosted constantly by wayfaring vendor guides. They will arrange taxis, vans, you name it. Love these guys!

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Mariposas1, Gerente at Hotel Las Mariposas, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind comments. To make easier your stay here, we use to give to our guests information about interesting places to go, private and collective taxis, we make the arrangements to take a tour, guides, routes, and stuff like that. We are glad that had been helpful for you and hope to see you again.... More

Marinette, Wisconsin
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

We love it here, and that's why we've come back 4 years in a row. Las Mariposas is such a comfortable and beautiful place to stay with its clean rooms, lovely courtyard and friendly staff. We enjoy having coffee and pastries in the morning with the other guests and chatting about our plans for the day. Teresa is the perfect... More

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Mariposas1, Gerente at Hotel Las Mariposas, responded to this review

Susan, Thank you so much for your preference. At Hotel Las Mariposas, we believe the most important thing is service, we must do the impossible so you can enjoy your vacation. I'm glad you like our hotel, the staff service, the beautiful Oaxaca city, And it will be a honor to serve you again next year. Have a wonderful year. More

Minneapolis, Minnesota
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

My wife and I spent a couple of days here at the end of March. It is very well-located near Parque El Llano, a short walk (15-20 min.) from the zocalo. The owner and staff are very hospitable, friendly, and helpful. The room we had ('E') is on the second floor. There were nice evening breezes to cool the place... More

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Mariposas1, Gerente at Hotel Las Mariposas, responded to this review

It´s very good of you the refferences you give about hotel "Las mariposas". It´s important for us to hear your recomendations order to improve the service and having the opportunity of accomodate you newly in your next visit. The whole staff of "Las mariposas" hope to see you again! More

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Address: Pino Suarez 517 | Centro, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Southern Mexico > Oaxaca > Oaxaca
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Also Known As:
Las Mariposas Oaxaca
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette
Hotel Style
#5 Romantic Hotel in Oaxaca #5 Best Value Hotel in Oaxaca #13 Family Hotel in Oaxaca
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Las Mariposas is a small, family-run hotel with a friendly, relaxed guesthouse atmosphere, offering bed and breakfast to all kinds of international travelers. Choose a single or a double room and you'll find the comfortable beds, private bathroom and spotlessly clean accommodation exactly what you need. If you'd prefer the option of having your own cooking facilities, then consider a studio apartment with kitchenette, refrigerator and stove to make your stay in Oaxaca feel even more like home. Short and long-term stays are available both for rooms and studio apartments. ... more   less 
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