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Hotel Emilia

Juan Ruiz No. 7 | Col. Centro, Taxco 40200, Mexico
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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L.A.
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

This is the worst place I had ever stayed in my life (my friends agree with me) we stayed here because unfortunately, I couldn't find a hotel last minute. Everything went like this...I made a reservation online on Wed. by Friday I haven't hear anything, I called an they said that they didn't have a reservation for me!!! Then they... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

The room was not worth it: it is small, uncomfortable and noisy at all times. It is true that the hotel is in the center of Taxco, but that is not enough. I was expecting a place to relax at night, but the hotel does not offer that. I would not recommend it at all. The hotel is beside a... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

I visit this hotel in early january for a weekend stay. Every thing looks clean and Mexican Style decoration. Very close the main square which is perfect for Taxco. But...when we got our room, # 26, I notice a low frequency vibration and a noise. I ask for an explanation or room change. The receptionist said that It will stop... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013 via mobile

Whilst we didn't actually stay at the hotel, I wanted to write a review about the hotel's excellent Sushi restaurant. The food was authentic, fresh, delicious and inventive (the tempura ice-cream is to die-for!) The chef clearly takes great pride in his cuisine and the staff were very attentive. So, if you're looking for an alternative to tacos, quesadillas, pizza... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

The Hotel Emilia Castillo, and Taxco in general, were quite charming. I had never been to Taxco before so I only had to go on recommendations from some Mexican friends, but it was a great trip. The staff here, like most Mexicans in general, are warm, helpful and friendly. I had many questions about shopping, parking, eating and lots more,... More 

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Mexico City
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

A little noisy but a great choice for a fast weekend visit to Taxco, an amazing city. Be prepared for lots of stairs, no restaurant in location but a very good one at Agua Escondida hotel, a venue owned by the same group. The hotel is absolutely basic, don't expect much except for the central location.

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Mexico City, Mexico
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2013

Overall it is a very nice hotel "Taxco" style for an "ok" price. The lobby is welcoming, the hotel staff was very friendly and the location is perfect. One block from the main square with the Santa Prisca church, yet accessible with a bigger car! Beware that to some hotels you can't get with a minivan because of the narrow... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2013

Very friendly staff, coozy little hotel and probably good value for money because I think that the standard in general is a bit "lower" in Taxco as it is a bit older. But don't expect same standard as in Mexico city etc. Nice location, VERY beautiful city with excellent scenery. If you have the ability take a taxi (the offer... More 

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Windsor, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2013

Just two blocks Downill from the main square. Pleasand and quiet. No restaueant on site but we were allowed to have that across the street in Los Arcos. Restaurant Sotavento. Very close to many silver outlets and one block from Casa Humboldt.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2013

We stayed here for a business trip. The location is ideal for what we needed. The ambiance is lovely and the staff is very very helpful. The hotel has the true old Mexico feel to it. They are currently updating the bathrooms and showers. Lots of hot water and plenty of room. We recommend this hotel .

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