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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Exactly what I expected for the price. The location is unbeatable. The wifi is slower, the bathroom was dated, but the bed was comfy, no bugs anywhere, and the bedroom was tastefully re-modelled. We were on the 6th floor, and no road noise even though facing street. Had a view of the volcano, and the city scape.

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Perryville, Maryland
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12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Gilfer has two nice elevators, climate control including AC and a restaurant. It is located in center city behind city hall. Within a block is the central square with nice outdoor cafes or indoor eating. The old cathdral, tour buses, and many shops are in the area. It is within two blocks of the Rose Chapel (all gold) and... More 

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London, England
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39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

I had a 3 night stay last weekend. The reception was nice and the bell boy, Gerry, was very helpful in getting a new safety box sent to my room, when the 1st one wasn't working. My room had a nice view of half the cathedral in the Zocalo. In the restaurant, I had a great breakfast for 80 pesos,... More 

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Miami, Florida
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2016

I stayed at the Gilfer Hotel four days In January and I can say that I'm satisfied with the service at the front desk.Checking in and out was very quick and simple.The lobby is small and no seats but it has a computer for use of the guests.Room at the fourth floor facing the back have an amazing view of... More 

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Queretaro, Mexico
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10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016

The hotel was very comfortable and it had a very fair price. Our room had an amazing view of the Zócalo and Catedrál of the city, giving it a great ambiance. The service was good and effective, except at the parking, which was a bit messy. The WiFi connection didn´t work very well.

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Italy
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69 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 439 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

This hotel has been my favourite one for many years; then things started to change and I had to look for better options. Prices started to get up, but the level of services didn't follow up. Besicdes, a few issues started to become more and more frequent, such as the internet having more and more trouble and the ever-lasting problem... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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31 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

We had a room on the seventh floor facing the Cathedral, wonderful. The hotel is located very close to the main square, the zocalo, which is a beautiful and full of life. The old city of Puebla has many interesting buildings and churches, all within walking distance from the hotel. The continental breakfast was adquate.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015 via mobile

I can't say enough of how impressed I was with the service. I think Mexico in general has lower service than say the US. We have traveled to most major cities in Mexico and tons of small ones....this place was excellent. It was a refreshment from the heat of bad service we have experienced throughout the trip, which we expected.... More 

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Thank MegaMinhLee
Oakland, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

This whole area of Puebla is a world heritage location and righty so. Incredibly charming area and the hotel is right in the middle of it. Just a block from the main square, the Zocalo and convenient to everything, shops, restaurants, markets, cafés, museums. Comfortable room, large bathroom with magnifying mirror and hair dryer; no fridge or coffee pot which... More 

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Thank Helen D
Mexico
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Puebla's downtown area is beautiful. It's full of people walking, historic buildings and delicious restaurants everywhere. This hotel is a block away from the Zocalo (the main square) and is surrounded by many amenities like drug stores, restaurants ans shopping centers. The price is very competitive and the hotel staff is very friendly. I made a reservation but found the... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Food & drink at the hotel
Gluay Maai Thai
Gluay Maai Thai
Cuisines: Thai
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ubicado en el corazón de la capital poblana, el Hotel Gilfer le ofrece a usted la mejor opción de hospedaje que hay, ya que nos ubicamos en la zona colonial y comercial de esta histórica ciudad. Además de contar con todos los servicios necesarios para hacer de su estancia con nosotros una experiencia inolvidable. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Gilfer

Address: Calle 2 Oriente No. 11 | entre 5 de mayo y 2 norte, a dos cuadras del zócalo, Puebla, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Central Mexico and Gulf Coast > Puebla > Puebla
Price Range: $38 - $47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Gilfer 3*
Number of rooms: 92
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Puebla
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