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Del Gobernador

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Calle 59 No. 535 x 66, Merida 97000, Mexico
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Ranked #34 of 86 hotels in Merida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014
mas47 Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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82 reviews 82 reviews
18 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

After staying in charming historic hotels, the Hotel Del Gobernador was a real disappointment -- spartan rooms, no charm, and a very convention/conference/business atmosphere. But, easy to walk everywhere in the historic district, and safe neighborhood.

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Waco, Texas
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

The staff here are friendly and speak English. The valet was very helpful and spoke good English. Our room was on the inside second floor area and was quiet, average size, very clean with good A/C. We enjoyed our stay here because of its location. It is close to everything, yet you are not in the center of a noisy... More

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victoria
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

We arrived in Merida on the overnight bus from Palenque at 6:00am. They only had 2 rooms for our group of 12. We were told our rooms would be ready first noon, then 2:00 and then 3:00, still no rooms. We could see empty rooms all during this time. Go stay anyplace else than Del Governador when coming to Merida.... More

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GOBERNADOR98, Gerente at Del Gobernador, responded to this review

We are very sorry to read your comment in this page and that your visit to Hotel del Gobernador was not what you were expecting. We are mainly sorry that you did not receive the right information from your tour guide since the hotel was booked under the same conditions that you explain. Since our check-in time is 3 pm.... More

South East England
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62 reviews 62 reviews
54 hotel reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

We stayed in this hotel for a night as part of a group tour which included breakfast and dinner, our experience may not reflect individual bookings. The hotel is situated reasonably close to the main square and shops. Although we didn’t need to find parking space I gather there is limited parking in surrounding streets. There are no escalators but... More

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manhattan, ks
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

We stayed here two separate times on this trip, the first room was on the ground floor and seemed to have a humidity problem. There was a large dehumidifier in the room. Overall I would say the room was just "okay". The second room that we had was on the second floor and this room was significantly better. Both rooms... More

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Halifax, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

This hotel was better than we expected for the price we paid (under $60.00 Canadian ). As reported in many other reviews location is it's best feature. You might be a little disappointed when you first arrive as the pictures show the hotel when it was in newer and in more pristine condition. With a little work this hotel could... More

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méxico city
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

The best thing of this hotel is its location, is very well situated near the Cathedral and down-town. But based on my experience i think if you go with a group the service is much better than if you travel alone. The rooms are ok if you only use them to sleep. Pool is small and clean.

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Sydney, Australia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
24 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

This hotel was well situated with great airconditioning (which was good because Merida was filthy hot),free wifi (a bit patchy at times), an average restaurant and excellent service. The rooms are clean and the pool areas restful and clean as well. Roger made us feel very welcome and was pleasure to deal with.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

This is such a beautiful small hotel! The courtyard behind the reception is so lovely to sit and relax. The rooms are good, clean and reasonably priced. The airconditioning works and so does everything else. If only the toilets were a little larger. If you are built large do check out the toilet before you take the room! The staff... More

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Gainesville, Florida
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55 reviews 55 reviews
16 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

This hotel has it all. First, it is small, quiet, has a good restaurant, and is close to the central plaza in front of the Cathedral. It is clean, has a clean pool, pretty decorative areas, good AC--a family hotel. It is my new favorite Merida hotel. Room 101 is on the corner of the central courtyard. Room 119 has... More

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Additional Information about Del Gobernador

Also Known As:
Del Gobernador Hotel
Del Gobernador Merida
Del Gobernador Hotel Merida
Address: Calle 59 No. 535 x 66, Merida 97000, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Yucatan > Municipality of Merida > Merida
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#16 Business Hotel in Merida
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Del Gobernador 3.5*
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