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Hotel de la Soledad
4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Ignacio Zaragoza No. 90, Morelia 58000, Mexico   |  
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Ranked #3 of 63 hotels in Morelia
Kelowna, Canada
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“excellent choice”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2013

this cute hote has wonderfully finished rooms. This is a historic building 1 block from the Catherdral and the centre of historic Morelia. A very good and caring staff. Breakfast included is of good value. We took a side trip to the Monarchs and the tour the hotel uses is the same as that advised in Trip Advisor. We had booked online ourselves and it was a very well organised outing. - beware it is 3 hrs travel each way to the sanctuary and lots of " topes" on the way. We had a junior suite - loved the decor. I would concur with all the positive reviews so far

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  • Stayed February 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
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Westminster, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2013

My wife and I visited Morelia to visit the monarch butterfly preserve in late February 2013. We spent four nights at the Hotel de la Soledad and were impressed by the ambiance, value and quality of service of the hotel. It is located only half a block from the main plaza which is a one minute walk but far enough away from the constant din of traffic in the center of town.

The central courtyard of the hotel has a fountain and beautiful flowers climbing the stone walls in the corners. The perfect place for a happy hour drink after an exhausting day of being a tourist. My wife was especially impressed with the art and the hand-carved furniture chest on the perimeter of the courtyard.

The perfect place to stay.

Robert Hill
Westminster, Colorado

  • Stayed March 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Bethel, Ohio
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32 reviews 32 reviews
8 hotel reviews
Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2013

This was a lovely old building with modern features in the room and bathroom, a nice melding of the old and the new. Charming interior courtyards grace the grounds, with the dining room off the main courtyard. The included breakfast was excellent, cooked to order, and the staff were helpful. The location was ideal, close to the historic center.

  • Stayed January 2013, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Vancouver, Canada
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5 hotel reviews
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

We found this hotel thanks to Trip Advisor, so I'd like to confirm the excellent reviews given by other travellers to this hotel. It is located half a block from the cathedral, so the location could not be more central, yet quiet. This is the oldest hotel in town from the eighteenth century. We stayed in the newly renovated section of the hotel, a bit pricier but well worth it. The decoration is a success in fusion of modernity in a colonial setting. One of the best parts of the hotel is its restaurant, which had been recommended by a friend. It never disappointed. One of the waiters is about to reach 50 years of service next year. He's officially retired, getting his social security pension, but the employer asked him back. He excels at a job that he enjoys. All the personnel are courteous and helpful. Perhaps the top marks go to the beds, with the new ergonomics: rather than tough, they adjust to each individual's shape, so it feels like you are laying on a cloud. But just about everything else is right, from the decoration to the amenities. A couple of missing things: a coffee maker, and an iron and board. Check out the hotel's website, which has pictures: http://www.hoteldelasoledad.com/. My picture is of the central fountain, in front of the lobby on one side and the restaurant on the other.

Room Tip: Room 405 is great, spacious and renovated, but priced as deluxe--it is worth it, though.
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  • Stayed December 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2012

The hotel is about 50% into a full renovation. The updated central courtyard is a very nice improvement. The new rooms are very well done but on the small side. The large bathroom was the best part of the room we had. The bedroom area was so small with the king size bed there was no space for a luggage rack. A minor inconvenience. We had a ground floor room on the smaller inner courtyard and it was very quiet. Free wi-fi in the room was a bonus. Our price included breakfast served in the tastefully decorated dining room and the food and service were good. The improvements to the hotel are a welcome addition to lovely Morelia centro..

Room Tip: The inner courtyard rooms may be quieter as the bar/restaurant are on the entry courtyard.
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  • Stayed November 2012, traveled with friends
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Sydney
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5 hotel reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2012

This hotel cannot be faulted it's absolutely stunning, the rooms though small are very tasteful and the beds are big and comfortable. The location could not be better as a base to explore this most gorgeous of colonial towns. The restaurant is only fair, there is much better food out in the main square. The staff are cold and distant and perhaps even a little stuck up, far from friendly but hey you can't have it all.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

We went on a tour of Mexican colonial cities in September and by far this hotel was the star of the trip. The decoration was impeccably done, colonial with a mix of modern blown glass and Mexican art. Everywhere one looked there was a treasure for one's eyes! The patio was laden with green plants and a nice fountain.
The rooms were wonderful too, high ceilings, nice bedspreads, blending in the with colonial architecture.
This would be our hotel of choice if we return to Morelia which is a very representative town of the best of Mexico. The hotel is walking distance from the Centro Historico.

  • Stayed September 2012, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Address: Ignacio Zaragoza No. 90, Morelia 58000, Mexico
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Location: Mexico > Central Mexico and Gulf Coast > Michoacan > Morelia
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beverage Selection Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Morelia
#2 Luxury Hotel in Morelia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel de la Soledad 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
XVII century colonial building decorated with a vast collection of works of art, paintings and furniture and antiguos.Modernas Charming rooms furnished with fine marble details, onyx, wood and quarry, retaining its essence colonial.Galardonado I have one of the colonial patios most beautiful of the former Valladolid. Located in the heart of the historic center of Morelia, near the most representative attractions of the city ... more   less 
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De La Soledad Morelia
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