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Morrison Hotel de la Escalon

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Calle nueva 1 # 3889 | Colonia Escalon, San Salvador, El Salvador
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Ranked #2 of 50 hotels in San Salvador
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014
rpasch Madison, Wisconsin
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Madison, Wisconsin
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Cannot imagine why anyone would want to search further than the Morrison Hotel. My husband and I recently spent 10 days at this wonderful hotel while helping our son relocate to San Salvador. We speak no Spanish but because of Gretchen, the hotel's manager, who speaks fluent English and Spanish, we were able to navigate through the city. Our son... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

We stayed there 14 days and we felt like at home! The service was excellent, very pesoonal, everyone was so attentive to our needs, breakfast in the patio every morning was lovely and peaceful, the place it's very very clean, the location was perfect for us, going on day trips everyday.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

I stayed here with a friend last week for 5 nights while I was in El Salvador visiting my sponsor child. Being young 23 year old girls we were a bit worried about the country, the people and the stay. We worried for nothing! It's a great location and is very safe to walk and explore and the staff are... More

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Nassau, Bahamas
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6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

I've posted elsewhere that TripAdvisor ratings are not a straightforward "tick the box" exercise. The Morrison is rated at the top of San Salvador hotels, but not for the same reasons one might expect to find an Intercontinental or a Crowne Plaza high on the list. That complicated equation balancing cost, charm, cleanliness, convenience, and character just plain works out... More

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Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
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31 reviews 31 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

This family owned and operated small hotel was a great choice for exploring San Salvador and surroundings. A prepared to order breakfast on their terrace looking across the city was a great place to start the day. The staff was friendly and welcoming, even with those with whom we did not share a language. The daughter-in-law and manager, Gretchen, was... More

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Calgary, Canada
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3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

We stayed for two nights after spending a week on the beach... it was a great location, very safe to walk and explore. The staff were extremely friendly and willing to provide any information needed to enjoy our stay in San Salvador. We were trying to find somewhere to watch the olympic hockey game and Gretchen was on the phone... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

My young son and I travelled to El Salvador in January 2014 from Canada. We stopped in at the Morrison on the way in and on the way out of the country. We asked that they arrange a car to pick us up at the airport and there he was holding our name even tho our flight was delayed at... More

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New York City, New York
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013 via mobile

Let me start saying that all the rewiews your hotel have are well deserved I am from El salvador but leaving in NY since 1990 I was on tripadvisor reading at the reviews to book a hotel in san salvador cause that's were we stay when we go back home for the convenience of the location but we where looking... More

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Lindenhurst, New York, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

this is the perfect spot if you don't have a rental car. Galleria, wendy and a lot of other stores are within walking distance. Public transportation is around the corner. Great Access. Hotel itself is homie. WIFI is free and available in all areas including the rooms (something that was hard to get at other hotels).

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Shakopee
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6 reviews 6 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

We have stayed in this bed and breakfast two weeks and are going back! The staff is very friendly and helpful! It is located in a nice location with lots of shopping and dining options. Gretchen and Camilo are very knowledgeable and helpful. Don't think twice about staying here! A real gem!

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Additional Information about Morrison Hotel de la Escalon

Address: Calle nueva 1 # 3889 | Colonia Escalon, San Salvador, El Salvador
Location: El Salvador > San Salvador Department > San Salvador
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Morrison Hotel de la Escalon 3*
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in San Salvador #4 Business Hotel in San Salvador #4 Best Value Hotel in San Salvador #7 Romantic Hotel in San Salvador
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in San Salvador’s Zona Rosa district, this hotel features an outdoor swimming pool, free Wi-Fi and free onsite parking. It offers air-conditioned accommodation with free breakfast, and an airport shuttle service is available.All rooms at Morrison Hotel de la Escalon feature a simple, contemporary décor with tiled floors. Each includes cable TV and a telephone with free local calls. The private bathroom has a selection of toiletries. ... more   less 
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