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Hotel Colonial

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Lerdo 117 | Centro Historico, Veracruz 91700, Mexico
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Ranked #28 of 83 hotels in Veracruz
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Dallas, TX
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93 reviews 93 reviews
38 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

The only thing that tempts me to award more than 3 stars is location, location, location. You will walk from the front door onto the oldest plaza in Mexico, where "alegre" may as well have been defined. I was in Colonial for my first Veracruz night more than 20 years ago, and I have returned various times with family, friends,... More

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Irapuato, Mexico
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11 reviews 11 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

Firstable I have to thank the hotel Staff for taking care of a valuable forgotten asset I forgot at the lobby. The staff took care of it and returned it undamaged. They were really nice and were originally concerned of me getting my stuff back. Thank you guys! Your honesty makes a difference! The hotel is near "El malecón" 5... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

No hotel is more central (right on the town square / "Zocalo"), so a few minutes' walk gets you almost anywhere you'd want to be. Staff is friendly, rooms are clean (and mine was very quiet), though not everyone well enjoy the very firm beds. There's a small pool on the 2nd floor and no in-house restaurant (try Sanborn's on... More

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Brownsville, Texas
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

very nice & clean would be good if they had a contential or food option & advise you in advance there is a charge for parking also the people at the front desk could be a little more friendly otherwise the stay was great & i would advise anyone to go there i have been there 7 different times

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Lucerne, Switzerland
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384 reviews 384 reviews
82 hotel reviews
361 helpful votes 361 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2012

On our way through Mexico we stopped in Veracruz for two nights. Because of its perfect location, we chose the Hotel Colonial. From the feedback here we knew it's kinda of a mixed bag. But we took our chance anyway. In the end we were pleasantly surprised. Check-In was friendy and the front desk guy (forgot his name - younger... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2012

This hotel is in a good location however it knew better days. the service is not the best and the whole hotel is not so clean. i do not think it is good value for money. the only advantage of this hotel is it´s location. Right on the socalo. sorrounded by many cafes and restaurants.

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mexico, DF
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42 reviews 42 reviews
13 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2012

Walking into this hotel feels like entering another era. And there are both good and bad things that come with that. The good: if you are into vintage design, you will probably really enjoy the 1970s vibe preserved in aspects like the lobby, tile work and other little details throughout the hotel. The bad: both the internet and hot water... More

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Ciudad de México, México
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2012

Good location. Good bedroom, the bathroom was small. Friendly staff.

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Warsaw
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21 reviews 21 reviews
20 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2012

Sad place - nothing seems to have changed since 1960s or so, apart from some wall paining. Very, very expensive for the standard it offers compared to every othe place we visited in Mexico. Continental breakfast includes toast bread and jam and coffee, a bit limited choice. Where's the butter and O.J.? On a positive side - a good location,... More

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Tucson, Arizona
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2009

I stayed with my two brothers at Hotel Colonial. Check in time was 1:00pm. We had to wait till 3:00pm to get our room because the maid service were still doing their rounds. We asked the front desk if we can check our bags in and come back until our room was ready and they said no. Finally I asked... More

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Additional Information about Hotel Colonial

Also Known As:
Colonial Hotel Veracruz
Address: Lerdo 117 | Centro Historico, Veracruz 91700, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Central Mexico and Gulf Coast > Veracruz > Veracruz
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #28 of 83 hotels in Veracruz
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Colonial 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Hotel Colonial from Veracruz, it is located at the Heart of thehistoric center of the city, inside the tradicional area called “Los Portales” and the “Zocalo”. ... more   less 
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