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Hotel Principal

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#127 of 339 hotels in Mexico City
Looking for a place to stay in Mexico City? Then look no further than Hotel Principal, a family-friendly hotel that brings the best of Mexico City to your doorstep. Hotel Principal features a 24 hour front desk, a concierge, and baggage storage. For guests with a vehicle, there is paid public parking available nearby. Close to some of Mexico City's most popular landmarks, such as Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana) (0.1 mi) and Historic Center (Centro Historico) (0.2 mi), Hotel Principal is a great destination for tourists. While visiting Mexico City, you may want to try some crab at one of the nearby restaurants, such as Pujol, Contramar, or La Docena Oyster Bar & Grill. During your visit, be sure to check out popular attractions like Palacio de Bellas Artes (0.2 mi), Zocalo (0.4 mi), and Murales de Diego Rivera en la Secretaría de Educacion Publica (0.5 mi), which are all within walking distance of the hotel. We’re sure you’ll enjoy your stay at Hotel Principal as you experience everything Mexico City has to offer.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
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Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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Calle Bolivar 29 Centro Histórico, Mexico City 06000 Mexico
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Juarez Intl Airport4 mi
Toluca Airport36 mi
Allende5 min
San Juan de Letrán5 min
Centro Histórico
The beating heart of the city lies within Centro Histórico, the vast expanse of historical buildings and monuments that are a must when exploring Mexico City. Places such as the Museo Biblioteca Palacio Postal, Casa de los Azulejos and Palacio de Bellas Artes are the perfect eye candy for anyone seeking to admire arts and architecture. Don't forget to visit the wide variety of markets and plazas where any vintage item, handicrafts and jewelry characteristic of each state in Mexico can be found on Sundays. Admire majestic views of the city from the Monumento a la Revolución and Torre Latinoamericana, and round out the experience with restaurants of all cuisines nearby.
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We book two rooms for our family, we get to the hotel and from the first minute we felt like an inconvenience. Staff are not friendly at all, we speak a little Spanish, which didnt help at all because when you tried to talk to them they either talk to fast or pretended not to
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This century old hotel is in the perfect location in Zocalo; walking distance to the Metropolitan Cathedral, National Palace, and Templo Mayor in La Plaza de La Constitution on one end of Calle Maduro (1 block from the hotel) and Torre LatinoAmericano and Palacio des Belles
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This is the second time I go to Hotel Principal, and this time it impressed me that everighing has gotten better from the service of the persons at reception to the architecture and decoraton of the hotel. Congratulations, you are in the path of becoming one of my favorites
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Stayed here for a bout a week at the end of Jan2018. A friend recommended this place to me because it was in a great location and it was cheap. The room we got didn’t have AC and the WiFi was a little slow. We were able to walk to the Zocalo and Bellas artes from our room so it
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It's definitely a budget hotel in the heart of the city The room was of a good size and really clean. The staff were really friendly and helpful during our stay. Great value for money. Would definitely recommend and look forward to staying here again.
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$23 - $56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
principal hotel mexico city
MexicoCentral Mexico and Gulf CoastMexico CityCentro HistóricoCuauhtémoc District
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