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Posada El Castillo

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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed June 29, 2017

We stayed here with another group of friends visiting the area to see the garden of Edward James. The hotel is beautiful, with many unique architectural elements that make it one of kind. Luisa and the rest of the staff were friendly and incredibly attentive....More

Thank Emiliano V
Response from Luisa C, Propietario at Posada El CastilloResponded July 27, 2017

I'm glad that you enjoyed your stay with us . I'm really sorry about the AC but as we are patrimony of the nation and state (I'm not sure if it's correct to named like this) and we can not modify so many things, is...More

Reviewed June 12, 2017 via mobile

I came on a family vacation. They are warm and efficient. They really make you feel home and welcome. I really recommend this Posada. We're definitely coming back, Xilitla is a paradise and there are hundreds of things to do.

Thank Alma B
Response from Luisa C, Propietario at Posada El CastilloResponded July 27, 2017

Wow ! Thank you so much for you good comment ... "They really make you feel home and welcome" this makes me feel like all the work is totally worthwhile! Kind regards! Luisa Gastelum

Reviewed June 10, 2017 via mobile

I stayed at one of their suites and it needs some basics, like A/C as in summer is very hot and humid. Wifi works in some areas. Rooms doesn't provide TV and accept CC payments would be nice as rooms cost near $2000 pesos. There...More

Thank Enrique G
Response from Luisa C, Propietario at Posada El CastilloResponded July 27, 2017

I'm really sorry that you didn't enjoyed the place and your stayed. Like I said ... there are not luxury hotels in xilitla, This is an old house (when my grandfather build it .. It was conceived has a ... just a house for a...More

Reviewed April 2, 2017

Eight of us spent three nights at the Posada Castillo while exploring Las Posas, the Tampaon River and other unique sites in the gorgeous jungle mountains of the Huasteca culture. This was my eighth visit to Xilitla and seventh stay at the Posada, a unique...More

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Response from Luisa C, Gerente at Posada El CastilloResponded April 4, 2017

Hi Richard!! it is always a pleasure to see you and have some chat with you ! you are part of the family and the history of Posada el castillo. we hope to see you again soon. thank you for your beautiful and encouraging comment...More

Reviewed March 17, 2017

The Posada El Castillo is the most interesting place you can stay in Xilitla...It has a great history...built by the right hand man of Edward James (of the Las Posas site.) You should be aware that a parking lot is about a half a block...More

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$41 - $75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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$41 - $75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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hello nearest airport is in the city of tampico is 3 hours from our hotel, greetins
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Hello! If you plan to rent a car, fly from LAX to Queretaro and rent your car there unless you'd like to spend a few days on one end of the trip in Mexico City (I was just there and it's a fabulous city with so much to see... More
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"Rooms on the ground floor have east access to the pool terrace, upper floors have sweeping views of the town..."
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"The rosa room is in the original style with an older bathroom while most rooms have been modernised"
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"Learn the name of the room from the site before you book"
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"cheapest room is ground floor, a little hot, but fans were provided"
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