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Hotel Cantera Real

Calle Libres Centro Historico 404 | Colonia Centro, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
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  • Templo de Santo Domingo de Guzman
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  • 3 star hotel
  • Free Wifi
Reviewed November 15, 2016
Recommended for price and location
My husband and I stayed here for a few days over the "day of the... more
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Reviewed November 15, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for a few days over the "day of the dead weekend" . Location was excellent - walking distance from all Main tourist spots. Staff were friendly and helpful. Our room had a private outside area just for us which was nice to use for exercise in the mornings. Overall it's a nice hotel especially...

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Reviewed October 7, 2016

I stayed here for a couple of weeks and would definitely stay there again. All of the staff was great. The one waiter in the restaurant was excellent, the restaurant food was very good and they have a decent variety. Room service is available. I wanted to change rooms and they were very nice about it. It's reasonably quiet, however...

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Reviewed March 19, 2016 via mobile

Nice hotel for the price. We arrived earlier than the check in time and with no problem they gave us the room. Workers are nice. It is like five blocks from the Tourist corridor. Really nice city to visit.

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Arcata, California
Reviewed January 15, 2016

My daughter, son-in-law, and I spent 6 glorious days in Oaxaca, staying at the Hotel Cantera Real. The rooms are spacious, and everything works beautoifully except the wifi which is sporadic. There's a good restaurant on-site where we had breakfast and dinner several times. Unfortunately, the people at the front desk speak very little English so it made it difficult...

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washington dc
Reviewed November 14, 2015

We could walk all over the city from this hotel, even to one of the main cemeteries for "Dia de Muertes" the lower lobby had been transformed into a memorial altar for the former owner. It was decorated with streamers, flowers, elaborate design of colored rice on the floor, a very touching tribute for the Day of the Dead. We...

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Pearland, Texas
Reviewed November 4, 2015

The bed and pillows were hard as a rock. There is a floor fan, but you can not open the window because of the noise. the was a terrible smell from the water when we tried to fill the tub. The floor next to the tub was covered with water when you took a shower, which made it very unsafe...

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Culiacan, Mexico
Reviewed March 16, 2015 via mobile

This hotel has a really cool old classic Mexican structure that you will love. Location is excellent, just 3 blocks away from Santo Domingo square. Clean rooms and friendly staff. The only downside are the towels and beds were a little too hard for my taste. I would stay here again.

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Mexico City, Mexico
Reviewed March 4, 2015

We stayed here one night. The price is quite good considering the location, however the Bathroom had a lousy smell, we had a room with a window to the parking lot that is underground so you can imagine how bright our room was :-S...... The room just looks kind of cheap.... but, if you go to Oaxaca you are not...

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Asbury Park, New Jersey
Reviewed February 6, 2015 via mobile

My friend and I got an amazing deal on this modern, clean & friendly place via a travel Website, which definitely influenced how we felt about it. If we had paid the typical price, I would have been mildly disappointed, as Hotel Cantera doesn't have the charm, gardens & views of similarly priced hotels. For the rate we did pay,...

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New York, New York, United States
Reviewed January 22, 2015

This place is really nice, fairly modern and very clean. The staff is helpful and cheerful. My friend and I have enjoyed coffee and breakfast in their cute little restaurant. However, the Wi-Fi sucks. I don't understand why they would shoot themselves in the foot like that.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Hotel Cantera Real

Address: Calle Libres Centro Historico 404 | Colonia Centro, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Southern Mexico > Oaxaca > Oaxaca
Price Range: $44 - $54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Cantera Real 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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See which rooms travelers prefer

“Ask if the room has consistent wifi.”
 of 5 bubbles Pamwiltravel, Jan 15, 2016 | Read review
“On the second floor on the backside of the inner courtyard is quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles lilagirl, Nov 14, 2015 | Read review
“they have smoking rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles jake-106, Mar 5, 2014 | Read review
“Get away from the center courtyard and away from the underground garage!!”
 of 5 bubbles lcinsetn, Oct 12, 2013 | Read review
“Rooms on the inner courtyard seem to be a bit noisier when there are events going one in the banquet room downstairs, but they also seem to be warmer at night when the temperature drops.”
 of 5 bubbles JBtraveler42, Jan 12, 2012 | Read review
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