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El Hotelito

7 sur # 303 col centro historico, Puebla 72000, Mexico
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Ranked #18 of 81 hotels in Puebla
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Helsinki, Southern Finland, Finland
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

While I was staying in the hotel some of my property got stolen. I had a small pretty purse with me, that I did not need while going out one day, and I left it on the bed under my backbag. I put it there to hide it from the open view. Luckily the purse contained just 25 USD and... More

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

El Hotelito is a very comfortable hotel to stay at. I have previously stayed at the Best Western Puebla, and to be honest I prefer El Hotelito 100 percent. I highly recommend this hotel to everyone. It is literally 7 minutes from El Zocalo. The best part of the Hotel is Arturo. He is always available and goes above and... More

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Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

El Hotelito is a rustic & stylish looking hotel which is located about 5-10 mins from el Zocalo and other streets good for shopping and entertainment. That is a big bonus especially if you're on foot. My room was big and comfortable and always clean! The Staff at the Hotelito from the receptionists to the cleaning crew were excellent, attentive,... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

This is my second time staying with the El Hotelito (see July 5, 2012) and while I still recommend the Hotelito, room #1 (bottom floor) does need some work. The hotel and the staff is great and right down the road from the Centro and the price can't be beat. Beds are still rock hard but the wifi was good... More

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77 reviews 77 reviews
43 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014 via mobile

Having read good reviews, we were disappointed. Rooms were dark and smelled very bad. Drains backed up. Damp walls. Positives - free parking and fairly good location. Reasonable value. Unfortunately lots of investment required to improve.

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Madrid, Spain
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40 reviews 40 reviews
12 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

We liked the location and found the staff helpful. We also really liked the patio and colors! However, it's true that while the beamed ceiling was cool and the tiled bathroom was, as well, there are some problems. Very dim lighting in the room, well-worn bedding, door with transom to patio and also to the next room--things like that. Plus,... More

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Riverside, California
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

My stay at this property was supposed to be two days but due to sleep deprivation, we stayed only one night. Road construction in front of the hotel started at 2am complete with jack hammering that lasted ALL night long. The hotel is cute if you're looking for something rustic and very old. The beamed ceilings must be nearly 20... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

I loved the colours of this hotel, orange and purple and also the local ceramic tiles which were everywhere including in the sinks. The staff were very friendly and as a Spanish speaker I loved the fact that they never answered me in English when I was speaking Spanish! Amazing location, near the centre and with a great bar at... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

My room was tiny, dominated by a bed that could sleep three (don't get any ideas!) and covered by a zebra stripe bedspread. With the purple wall behind it the décor suggested a man cave, 1980's style (bring your own Iron Maiden). But there was something, compelling, cute and cozy about this room and in the evenings it was always... More

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

We stayed at El Hotelito about 2 years ago and we really liked it! Nice, Clean, Confy and Cheap! This was our second time at El Hotelito and we were very pleased with everything and happy because of the improvements! New color (loved the purple one), new beds, new flat TV screens (not in everyroom yet) but the same prices!!!... More

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Address: 7 sur # 303 col centro historico, Puebla 72000, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Central Mexico and Gulf Coast > Puebla > Puebla
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The Hotelito is a XVIII century mansion is located the heart of the city of Puebla 3 blocks from the zocalo and cathedral, the rooms have telephone, cable TV, refrigerator, microwave. We also have free parking. ... more   less 
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