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Hotel Catedral
Ranked #16 of 312 Hotels in Mexico City
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed March 9, 2013

stayed there a couple of times in the last years, was always good to be there. great beds, fast wifi and very good breakfast. nice to stay on the terrace 7th floor! try to get a room on upper floor, is more quiet.

Room Tip: rooms with balcony to the street on higher floors
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  • Stayed: February 2013, traveled with friends
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1  Thank Thomas_H145
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HCatedral, Director de Recepción at Hotel Catedral, responded to this reviewResponded March 31, 2013

It's good to know that we have a preference every time they comes to the city of Mexico and as pleasant to know that we have never cheated and never will work to do.

Our rooms have just been remodeled for comfort of you, like the wifi we worked on that for the connection faster and our breakfast buffet is changing day by day.

We are sure you will return soon with us

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Reviewed February 26, 2013

It was the second time we stayed at this hotel. The first time was 14 years ago! The hotel is nice, very clean, calm and very well situated, 3mn walk to the Cathedral and the Palacio Nacional with the famous wall painting of D. Rivera! The staff is very friendly and helpful The breakfast buffet is very good with mexican and international dishes. The next time we go to Mexico City, we will surely come back again in this place!!!

  • Stayed: February 2013, traveled as a couple
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Thank Pollofeliz
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HCatedral, Director de Recepción at Hotel Catedral, responded to this reviewResponded March 3, 2013

It is very satisfying for us to know that we still considers his home when he comes to visit Mexico City, but mostly they have never disappointed in the service you receive, so also inform you that our rooms are newly remodeled and we strive every day to keep them clean for you to have the best possible stay.

We are fortunate to be in the center of Mexico City and to have great diversity of art, aquitectura and fun, which are very important to you as visitors and us who have them here.

Thank you very much for the trust you have given us and look forward to your visit soon.

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Reviewed February 19, 2013

We stayed 5 nights in the newly remodeled room. It had the most comfortable bed and pillows, fast wifi, nice breakfast buffet
And the absolute best location, right around the corner from the catherdral. Ask for a quiet room, which ours was. A great stay in Mexico City.

Stayed: February 2013, traveled as a couple
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HCatedral, Director de Recepción at Hotel Catedral, responded to this reviewResponded March 3, 2013

We are glad that we chose to spend their nights in Mexico City and that everything was fine, but above all the room was comfortable enough for rest, besides that our location it was very satisfactory to their city tours from mexico.

Look forward to your visit again

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Reviewed February 12, 2013

We stayed in this hotel 05-09 February 2013. It was frustrating getting this hotel to confirm our reservation - took them 4 days to reply! Anyway, we booked a junior suite at a reasonable price. As construction work is undergoing in the hotel, we were aware that there will be noise and the hotel assured us the work will stop around 6pm. We went to bed around 9:30pm after a tiring 10 days self-drive trip in Yucatan wishing for a good sleep. Around 10/10:30pm, the bell boy called asking for the hair dryer which we borrowed earlier and which my husband has told the same bell boy that we will return it the next morning. That was not all, at around 3am, we heard drilling sound from downstairs. My husband tracked the sound coming from the kitchen and he asked them to stop but they said that they will 'just' finish what they were doing. Same comment from the male receptionist on duty! The next morning, after a no-sleep night, we went down for the buffet breakfast (not included but we had paid for), had to beg for butter and the 'hot' water was lukewarm! I had enough and went to the reception asking for a refund of our remaining 3 nights as we wanted to change hotel. Patty from the reception handled the complaint well: apologised for the phone call re hair dryer, for the noise at 3am and for the lukewarm water. She proposed a room in a quieter part and reimbursed us the money as the new room is cheaper (Patty also agreed to charge us the cheaper rate for our no-sleep 1st night). The new room has a view to the Cathedral so you will hear music blasting at least until 11pm each night & midnight on Friday & Saturday. Well, this is not the hotel's fault. One last complaint: when we booked a taxi via the hotel to the airport on the 9th, the hotel told us the price is MX$130 for Terminal 1 & MX$150 for Terminal 2. As we were departing from Terminal 1, we expected to pay MX$130. When I paid the driver MX$200 and he returned us only MX$35, we were surprised and were told that the price is MX$165! Either the hotel made a mistake or the driver cheated us! All in all, we don't think we will use this hotel again but have to say that we appreciate what Patty has done.

  • Stayed: February 2013, traveled as a couple
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Thank Elaine C
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HCatedral, Director de Recepción at Hotel Catedral, responded to this reviewResponded February 17, 2013

Hope you are well and that your trip back home was nice. Also appreciate your sincere comments and again we extend an apology for the inconvenience you had with the service during their stay, knowing from his own words helps us to improve our service every day.
We'd love to have the opportunity to correct any issue that has upset him, so we extend a warm invitation to return with us and yourself can realize improvements in our service. Since each of the comments made in relation to our facilities and service are for improvement.

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Reviewed February 11, 2013 via mobile

Stayed here just one night at the end of a months trip to mexico. Arrived at 8am from overnight bus journey, no reservation and tired. Receptionist gave us a room straight away and included extra breakfast for free.
Hotel is slightly dated, but not off putting.
Buffet breakfast is good value, loved the fresh made hot cakes.
Would recommend for 1 or 2 night stay in the historic old town area of DF.
Mexico is getting bad press these days, we've travelled from cancun through central area and pacific coast and have experienced only lovely friendly people and no troubles at all. Viva Mexico

  • Stayed: February 2013
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HCatedral, Director de Recepción at Hotel Catedral, responded to this reviewResponded February 17, 2013

Thanks for taking the time to write this review and we sincerely appreciate knowing that your stay was very comfortable and satisfying. Besides knowing that the breakfast buffet was your total satisfaction.

We are always providing the best dispicisión of the room as soon as possible, of course this depends a lot on the occupation of a previous day, and fortunately we were lucky to give room soon and that could happen to rest, be assured that you always make you feel at home from the smallest detail that we can provide

We hope you had a good trip back and have you visit soon.

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Reviewed February 11, 2013

Right behind the Catedral Metropolitana, this hotel was a great find for our three nights in DF. Breakfast was included- either a buffet in breakfast room or a la carte in restaurant. Liked the restaurant best as it was from a menu and very tasty. You had a credit of up to 75 pesos for this and just about impossible to go over. The hotel, itself, has nice remodeled rooms, spacious and clean. Any problems are addressed immediately by staff. There is a nice rooftop terrace where you can take your own drinks and sit and admire view. Would definitely stay here again.

Room Tip: First floor is in midst of Reno so request a room from 2nd to 6th floor.
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  • Stayed: January 2013, traveled with friends
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HCatedral, Director de Recepción at Hotel Catedral, responded to this reviewResponded February 17, 2013

Thank you for taking the time to write your opinions About your recent stay with us. It was our sincere pleasure to Attend you and we felt very proud To Have Counted with Such privilege. Also It is very good to know you were Able to take advantage of our friendly location. This is a very popular among our guests benefit That visit us in to stay since Leisure They can find many attractions nearby culture and entertainment.

For us it was nice to know that the breakfast buffet in its 2 different ways of taking it was very convenient. Besides diversification of the dishes we have in the two restaurants for breakfast. Rest assured that this comment will be disseminated among my colleagues to continue this service and provide something better and different

We are confident that we will have a visit very soon

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Reviewed February 9, 2013

In January, I stayed in this hotel for the second time. Since my last visit, many of the rooms in this hotel have been remodeled, and I must say, my stay here was even more pleasant than the first time. It is not a large hotel, nor a particularly luxurious one, but it is extremely comfortable, and a bargain for the price. The location near the Zocalo is great, the rooms are quite pleasant, the staff is friendly and helpful, and the view from the 7th. floor terrace is unbeatable. I highly recommend this hotel for anyone visiting Mexico City.

  • Stayed: January 2013, traveled on business
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HCatedral, Director de Recepción at Hotel Catedral, responded to this reviewResponded February 17, 2013

Welcome to let us conquer our service and an unforgettable experience again, but above all that we exceeded that took Expectancy since your last visit with us, we're glad that we did was remodel your total satisfaction and comfort.

We are in the best position to help to make you feel at home, for that reason our collaborators will assist you with your needs and fortunately we have the location is great for leisure time and can visit all the places of the historical center. Also the invite you to our rooms have a balcony and cathedral view for your next visit just that these rooms are subject to availability but we will do our best to give you some.

We hope to have a visit soon, home Hotel Catedral

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Address: Calle Donceles # 95, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Central Mexico and Gulf Coast > Mexico City > Centro Historico
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#15 Romantic Hotel in Mexico City
#19 Best Value Hotel in Mexico City
#36 Business Hotel in Mexico City
Price Range: $71 - $110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 116
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