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Casa del Balam Hotel

3.0 of 5 Calle 60 #488 x 57 | Colonia Centro, Merida 97000, Mexico
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  • 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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55 hotel reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely hotel with old world charm. Lifts are also pretty old and when the inner panel retreats you have to push the door otherwise it goes back down! There is a little bar with seating next to the pool area. The staff were uniformly helpful and friendly and the rooms are of good size and well furnished.

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Hotel as a whole is Great, we has a great experience, the whole staff was very accommodating extremely helpful in every aspect, the food in the restaurant was great. The hotel is close to everything in the historic center area. The only negative I can mention is the fact the non suite rooms are ultra basic, the a/c unit... More

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Rochester, Michigan
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Casa del Balam provided a beautiful stay at a small and charming hotel. Lovely courtyard and pool area. Great breakfast and location is wonderful. About two blocks from central plaza and walking distance to historic sites and restaurants. Helpful staff and very clean rooms. Former family home of hotel owners with lots of history and old world charm.

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La Quinta, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

i would like to tell you about the hotel Casa del Balam, in Centro Merida. First of all the location is the best in all of Merida, you are within walking distance to all of the wonderful restaurants,and attractions in Merida..but the most important thing is the hotel itself, from the moment you walk into the open air lobby, and... More

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Bowie, Maryland
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Casa del Balam was the perfect place to take in a lively weekend in downtown Merida. It has an Old World ambience, and is owned by the Barbachano family, whose name is synonymous with Yucatecan history the past 200 years. Our room was spotlessly clean, simply decorated in a traditional way, with TV to entertain the kids, and tall windows... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We stayed here for a week during a visit to Merida. The courtyard is very pretty and the rooms are basic and clean. Location is also good. Our main problem was with the staff. They were unfriendly and only tried to sell us trip packages. The moment we needed their help with anything else they refused and acted as if... More

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Tallahassee, Florida
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40 reviews 40 reviews
11 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

On a visit to Merida to see my family who is living a good portion of the summer there, we decided to spend a few days in the Centro at Casa del Balam. After much research, I was very pleased with my choice of this hotel as the location is perfect and most convenient to everything around the main plaza.... More

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Toulouse, France
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

It is a nice hotel right in the centre of Merida. Free parking behind, fantastic situation. Rooms a bit old fashioned but with style and quiet. Breakfast very good, and very good offer alltogether for the price.

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Redding, California
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

Hotel Casa del Balam is located near Centro in Merida. The hotel lobby is beautiful and if it is any indication I would say it's a nice place to stay. The reason I am submitting this is because on our last night in Merida we ate at their restaurant. We had a fabulous meal of steak and Yucatecan fare. The... More

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San Mateo, California
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

The rooms are very comfortable and attractive. what I like the best about the hotel was the peaceful, interior patio and courtyard. Merida can very hot, and it was delightful to enjoy an afternoon beverage in this shaded, breezy spot.

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Address: Calle 60 #488 x 57 | Colonia Centro, Merida 97000, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Yucatan > Merida
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Casa del Balam Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 51
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Hotel Casa Del Balam
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