We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Hotel el Espanol

TripAdvisor$26*
View Deal
06/04/2017 06/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
$33*
$26*
Great Deal
$33*
$33*
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 7 more sites!
Professional photos
Hotel el Espanol
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

49 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 7: English reviews
Start your review of Hotel el Espanol
 Click to rate
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Filthy, falling in pieces, horrible breakfast, no hot water (even after reported), dirty bed sheets, broken doors...completely a disaster. It doesn't deserve one star. I just hope that my wife and I won't get any disease after staying there. Dreadful! Sucio, cayéndose a pedazos, desayuno horrible, no hay agua caliente, sábanas sucias, baño tapado, puertas comidas por las polillas,un desastre...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank David F
Cancun, Mexico
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is close to the center of Merida next to the buses terminal ADO. I went there with my friends two nights and it was enough. The place is not pretty. It is clean and the personal if friendly, the breakfast is good but the administration is very bad. We have had a lot of problems there. The shower...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank DidDier C
Minnesota City, Minnesota
Reviewed March 19, 2013

Over the past 15 years I have stayed here 8 times as well as a few others in Merida and have found this hotel to be the best for the price. Conveniently located to the two main bus terminals in Merida. Get off your bus walk a short distance and you're there. Rooms are standard with 2 double beds, A/C,...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Wilson222_11
Edson, Canada
Reviewed November 8, 2011

I was staying athe the Akumal Beach Resort and evacuated due to the possibility of a hurricane, and this is where we ended up staying for two nights. My room was on the top floor right on the corner a single. It had no working light in the bathroom, I had to take the lid off the toliet tank and...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank verynortherngirl
Northern California
Reviewed February 4, 2011

This hotel is right down the street from two bus terminals. It was awfully nice to get off my bus and just walk across the street. The next morning at 5:00 am I was able to walk out the door and flag a passing cab to the airport in 30 seconds. That said, this hotel is overpriced for what you...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank lindamae10
Jerusalem
Reviewed March 25, 2008

Had to stay in the El Espanol hotel in Merida. It was across the street from the Bus Station, right on the corner of a busy street ( traffic light outside) with traffic most of the time. Noise, noise, noise. The hotel was 'tourist class' with friendly staff who didn't speak English. I was lucky my room had a window...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank pfsboss
Michigan
Reviewed December 26, 2007

My room was small, clean and on the corner of a busy intersection. However, it was high enought that the noise wasn't too bad. The front staff was very, very helpful with all my needs. I would recommend this hotel if you want easy access to the 2 bus stations which are across the street.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank WolverineMichigan
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

21 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (16)
Viewed
Room/Suite (2)
Viewed
Other (14)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (5)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (4)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
06/04/2017 06/05/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Merida hotels
1.3 mi away
Hotel El Espanol Paseo de Montejo
0.5 mi away
Hotel San Jose, Merida, Mexico
0.1 mi away
Hotel Plaza Mirador
Hotel Plaza Mirador
#63 of 104 in Merida
165 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.5 mi away
Hotel Ambassador Merida
Hotel Ambassador Merida
#79 of 104 in Merida
99 reviews
0.8 mi away
Hotel San Juan
Hotel San Juan
#61 of 104 in Merida
70 reviews
3.3 mi away
Suites Imperial
Suites Imperial
#90 of 104 in Merida
1 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Public Wifi

Additional Information about Hotel el Espanol

Address: Calle 69 Num 543c por 70, Merida 97000, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Yucatan > Merida
Price Range: $24 - $39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel el Espanol 2.5*
Number of rooms: 50
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Travelocity, Hotels.com, Hotwire, Orbitz, Priceline, Cancelon, TripOnline SA, Expedia, Booking.com and HotelQuickly so you can book your Hotel el Espanol reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Hotel el Espanol staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer

“Ask for a room in the back near the pool.”
Wilson222_11, Mar 19, 2013 | Read review
1 of 1
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
TripAdvisor
$26* /night
View Deal
Hotels.com$33
Orbitz.com$33
Hotwire.com$33
View all 7 deals
*Disclaimer
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates