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Estancia San Francisco

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

My wife Veronica and I came here after a long drive around town and a strawberry wine tasting session. The hotel is nestled in an exclusive area far from the snaking road, in a truly beautiful part of Merida. Our room was actually a 3-floor house, with a kitchen and a living room, with a log fire, and a comfortable bedroom - spacious yet cosy, and to get there we walked a little path flanked by well-manicured lawns and pretty flowers. Wonderful views of delicious green mountains greeted us as we woke, and the air was fresh and cool and full of promise – like a spring day in England. Even the barren buffet of the Estancia San Francisco did little to alter my jubilant mood. I hate the idea of a buffet in smaller hotels – they punish those who don’t wake up at the crack of dawn. Woe betide those who like a morning in bed, or those who enjoy a late night now and again. And so all that was left by the time Veronica and I stumbled sleepily into the lovely dining room was a few scraps of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2013

I could not believe my eyes. What a Gorgeous place in aGorgeous location. We had a cabaña with fireplace. make sure to ask for xtra wood. They have a trout lake where you can fish and they will cook it at restaurant which is devine. The bar area is so cozy, warm and welcoming. The views and weather were to die for. The monkeys are crazy watch out for your keys. Lots to do in the area. The best Guanabana cakes just outside the hotel. I was pleasantly surprised to find such an upscale well thought out charming hotel in Merida. Wish the rest of the country would follow this example. Kids had a blast horse back ridding and fishing. We will be back soon. Thank you ESF! More 

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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
LOCATION Estancia San Francisco is located 15 minutes from the city of Merida, at kilometer 10 of the Road to Paramo La Culata. We are an exclusive hotel mountain property consisting of comfortable cabins and suites, designed for relaxation and enjoyment of nature, ensuring an unforgettable stay ... ACCOMMODATION Bedroom suites and family cabins, are the two accommodation, both alternatives are built and tastefully furnished, with details that make a distinction accommodation: comfortable beds, bathrooms equipped, neatness and majestic view to Sierra El Escorial and the Sierra Nevada. EVENTS The Multipurpose Room "Las Lagunas" is an elegant lounge, terrace and gardens, with capacity for 250 people and spacious parking. This versatile place is ideal for parties and corporate events where occupants guarantee the privacy and security that characterizes us at the Estancia San Francisco. CHAPEL In the top of the field of Estancia, next to a romantic lake, you find the Chapel "Nuestra Señora del Carmen", a welcoming religious enclosure with 40 seats, where many couples have devoted their marital union accompanied by relatives and friends. Main house The main house is a colonial-style building, whose tiled roofs acobijan elegant lounges for reading and relaxing, hence the reception room is located, the Hall "The Deer" and "Reading Room" is also found: cozy enclosures decorated with fine furniture and lamps of yesteryear. In this building are the spaces of the kitchen and restaurant, currently closed for maintenance. Stay near are restaurants for every taste, recommended for breakfast, lunch and dinner. RECREATION Inside the room you can enjoy green areas for your enjoyment ... walkways that lead to lakes, streams, pastures, forests and gardens, additionally the spectacular view of the mountains and the cold typical of the area. Estancia San Francisco is located in the center of "El Valle" - as it is popularly called in this area - and around the room are several attractions: playgrounds, restaurants, ecological attractions, trout fishing, forests, horseback horse and frailejones areas. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Estancia San Francisco

Address: Via Paramo La Culata. Km. 10 | Sector Alto Viento, Merida 5101, Venezuela
Location: Venezuela > Andean Region > Merida
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Suites Wheelchair access
Price Range: $0 - $0 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 40
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