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Hotel Colonial de Puebla

#13 of 87 Hotels in Puebla
Certificate of Excellence
Calle 4 Sur # 105, Puebla 72000, Mexico
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Ranked #13 of 87 Hotels in Puebla
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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Kyoto, Japan
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

from the beginning of the booking until the end of our short stay, everything went so smooth. I made the booking via the phone and also received an email confirming my booking. We arrived in the evening ,the hotel is an old building with a lot of character , our room was on the third floor , it was a... More 

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Merida, Yucatan
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111 reviews 111 reviews
25 hotel reviews
206 helpful votes 206 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel Colonial is without doubt a beautiful building and is located only a block away from Puebla´s main square, so close in fact that to me it doesn’t seem worth spending the extra simply to be right on the Zócalo, as majestic as it is. The area is perfectly safe, even in the small hours, and is full of wonderful... More 

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Sommieres, France
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37 reviews 37 reviews
18 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a place! In the center of Puebla, one of the oldest buildings in town. Charming, big rooms. Lovely courtyard, roof terrace with view to the volcano. The restaurant served the best mole I have ever tasted. The only minus: the sofa groups outside the rooms unfortunately invited certain people to sit and chat loudly until 4am, just outside our... More 

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Greenville, SC
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20 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Located just a half block from the beautiful Puebla zocolo where you'll find fountains, the city's principal cathedral, and within easy walking distance to the Parian Market and other fine shops in the City of Puebla. Built as a Jesuit monastery in 1698, this well-cared-for building has served as a hotel and restaurant since the middle of the 19th century.... More 

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Richland, Washington
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52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

Built in 1865....so don't expect a plush hotel. We loved it! When we arrived from the airport, the taxi driver dropped us off on the street, pointed and said "That's your hotel." So we carried our luggage half a block. When we entered, a very pleasant young man was happy to take us up on the oldest working elevator in... More 

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Delta
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

The Colonial Hotel in Puebla Mexico is an great place to stay while in Puebla. Just two blocks off the Zocalo in the zona historica. The staff are very good, helpful and were very patient with my ' espanol paquito' . Beds were little firm for our liking. I would stay here again.

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Beamsville, Canada
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33 reviews 33 reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

We stayed here for three weeks, and were given a high-ceilinged, spacious room with a small balcony overlooking the pedestrian walkway at the front of the hotel. There was always plenty of hot water, and no flooding after a shower. Adequate storage, though not abundant. Good room service. Wifi worked reliably. The staff willingly operated the tiny antique elevator to... More 

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Huayacocotla
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Colonial hotel in an excellent location. All the major attractions of the center of the city are easy to reach by foot. The rooms are tasteful decorated and some have nice small balconies to the street, where you can enjoy sometimes street artists. The hotel offers also free parking, although it did cost me some trouble to find the entrance... More 

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

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 December 10, 2014

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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