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Hotel Colonial de Puebla

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Calle 4 Sur # 105, Puebla 72000, Mexico
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Ranked #13 of 84 Hotels in Puebla
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Brisbane, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed here on tour. Beautiful little hotel and so authentic. So many little cafes, laneways, churches to explore around. Room was cool and comfortable. Breakfast was delicious. Would stay again and recommend to others.

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Hoboken, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Love this hotel and return every year for Dec 12. This is a former Jesuit monastery in the historic district. The restaurant is excellent. Try the mole! Short walk to plaza, markets, churches, cafes, etc. if you speak a little Spanish, the staff can give you helpful hints for off the beaten path day trips.

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58 reviews 58 reviews
29 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great location in historical town center. Wi-fi available in some rooms and in reception area. In an old restored building. Elevator is ancient but adds to the charm. Bathrooms could use some upgrading. Restaurant Staff were curt and not helpful if you did not speak Spanish. There appeared to be many breakfast choices but we were given scrambled eggs and... More 

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HotelOwnerManager, Owner at Hotel Colonial de Puebla, responded to this review

Our breakfast list has over forty options and our full menu is also available all they long, but breakfast is not included in our rooms price. This information is published on our web site. If you were served scrambled eggs, I guess you reserved thru a travel agency (group or individual), and the travel agency chose and paid scrambled eggs... More 

Cleveland Ohio
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was very good, and naturally cost a little more in the hotel than in some cheaper restaurants but was not expensive. Contrary to another review they have a lovely elevator. But you might prefer one of the beautiful grand staircases. I had two rooms, on two separate stays. One was like a museum exhibit of wealthy 18th century... More 

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59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location of this place is great: around the corner from the Zocalo where a lot of activities were going on (it was Dia De Los Muertos). The lift that brought us to the 3rd floor was amazing! Because it is so unusual (old!), it had to be operated by one of the hotel staff, so we only used it... More 

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HotelOwnerManager, General Manager at Hotel Colonial de Puebla, responded to this review

You wrote: "The restaurant was always busy and it looked like they served decent food. We didn't see a menu/price list, but it looked rather expensive so we decided to eat elsewhere" , so let me explain that our restaurant is busy not only because we serve quality meals in a classical way: tablecloths, heavy ceramic, fine silverware, thin crystal... More 

Santa Fe, NM
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74 reviews 74 reviews
24 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Hotel Colonial de Puebla is located in an old colonial building which is very close to the zócalo, Calle de los Sapos, El Parian Market and other tourist locations within the city of Puebla. English is spoken at the front desk if you don't speak Spanish. There is restaurant in the hotel that has a large menu. They serve breakfast,... More 

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Carterton, New Zealand
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014 via mobile

One of the best. A grand building, magnificent atrium/staircase with indoor plants and display windows from the colonial era. All this and free wifi. The rooms are large enough, we had a street window the offered a grand view of the city. A nicely cooked breakfast with nice breads and excellent service was a welcome change from the usual buffet.... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

2 stars for the rating. Not 4.5 stars:( Small towel. No hand towel No lift. U have to walk up and down the stiff stair way:( Old bed mattress Can hear people talking in every rooms near you. nice colonial 2 stars for the rating. Not 4.5 stars:( Small towel. No hand towel No lift. Old bed mattress 2 stars... More 

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HotelOwnerManager, Owner at Hotel Colonial de Puebla, responded to this review

Did you stay with us?... All our rooms have two 1.10 x 0.60 meters towels for each guest, our mattresses were replaced on 2014, we are proud of our 19th Century French elevator (the oldest elevator still in use in Mexico) and our old brick and stone walls are really thick. More 

Moscow, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We choose this hotel for its origin as it was build three centuries ago. The place is very close to central square Zocalo, but it is not noisy at all as the hotel building is shifted a little from the main street. The personnel is very friendly and restaurant is nice, even native people have Sunday meal there. We liked... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Wonderful old world charm. We attended a convention in Puebla and several of our friends stayed here. The rooms were well appointed, the rooftop view is amazing, and even though our room was on the street and sometimes noisy, the thick walls and double pane doors with shutters muted the sounds so it wasn't a problem even though I am... More 

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Address: Calle 4 Sur # 105, Puebla 72000, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Central Mexico and Gulf Coast > Puebla > Puebla
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Colonial de Puebla 3*
Number of rooms: 67
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