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Quinta Don Jose Boutique Hotel
Ranked #1 of 11 Hotels in Tlaquepaque
Certificate of Excellence
Springfield, Missouri, United States
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“El lugar, la gente, el precio ... 5 estrellas de 5!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2012

The place, the people, the price...5 stars out of 5!

Our first trip to Mexico could not have been more enjoyable. The Quinta Don Jose owner, Arturo, and the carefully selected, well-trained and personable QDJ staff will direct you to great shopping on and around the Plaza, just two short blocks away. Or, if you would rather hang out by the pool, you will be welcome to do so. Charlie makes great margaritas!

Whatever your choice of activities, your lovely room at the QDJ is a comfortable base of operations. Most staff members communicate well in English, so don't worry if you do not speak Spanish.

Have at least one meal in the QDJ restaurant, the TelaquePasta. You will almost certainly want to eat there again...and again.

If I could think of a disappointing moment I would tell you about it. There is nothing about the QDJ to dislike. Thank you, Arturo!

Room Tip: Request a poolside room
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  • Stayed September 2012, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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2 Thank Richard T
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1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2012

This quaint hotel provided the friendliest help and warm smiles throughout the day. Excellent location and quaint decor! They were very kind to our baby and provided us a baby bed too! We will stay here again when we return!!

  • Stayed September 2012
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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2 Thank Lksawyer
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2012

This place is so awesome. The staff are very helpful, competent, friendly. This hotel is a mini community where all the guest talk and have a good time. You really feel at home.
The architecture and art in this place is really neat. The rooms are comfortable and extremely clean. We traveled with my in-laws and they fell in love with it. The restaurant has a professional chef. Our dinner was incredible and fairly priced compared to some of the surrounding places.
We will definitely go back!

  • Stayed September 2012, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Springfield, Missouri
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2012

I cannot imagine a more pleasant stay than our recent trip to Tlaquepaque. Quinta Don Jose hotel is really much more like a bed and breakfast than a hotel. The intimate surroundings, personal services, all sitting in the middle of the colonial city of Tlaquepaque combine to make a very unique and pleasant visit. The driver that picks you up a the airport may also be the guy who mixes your drink. The lady that serves your breakfast may also clean your room. It is amazing how the staff becomes part of your family for the short time you are there. Hats off to everyone at QDJ for a job well done.

Room Tip: all of the rooms are great, each with their own charm, but if you can get one by the pool it is well...
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  • Stayed September 2012, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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2 Thank cindy_j105
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2012

My husband and I stayed at Quinta Don Jose (QDJ) for three nights in late August. The hotel is quaint and clean. The staff are pleasant and helpful. The hotel is centrally located in Tlaquepaque and on a bus line directly to downtown Guadalajara. We stayed in the main hotel. The one bedroom villa, which we had originally booked, was on a corner and the bedroom window was right on a main street. We also like the beauty of the hotel and wanted to be more connected to it. Though the villa was large and nice otherwise.

The grounds were beautiful and we walked around the pool and fountain area, though we did not spend much time by the pool. There are many nooks in the hotel to read or visit.

I did write a separate review for Tlaquepasta, but I should mention here that it is one of the best parts of QDJ. We will definitely stay there next time we are in town.

Room Tip: Villas, though "only 50 steps away" feel removed from the inn. For us, this was a negative...
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  • Stayed August 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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2 Thank Surfwood1979
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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2012

This hotel has a very friendly and helpful staff. They even printed up a map for directions for us. Great location that is close to all the shops. It has nice pool and surrounding gardens. We had dinner in the restaurant and it was very good. There is a complimentary breakfast of fruit, sweet breads, juice and coffee. It is very comfortable and safe. Will definitely stay here again!

  • Stayed August 2012, traveled with friends
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2 Thank Walter0014
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2012

We stayed here for two nights. Staff were extremely friendly and helpful. Took a tour with Salvador to tequila for day, hit was great, but make sure you ask for the price of the tours in the distilleries before you do them. Charlie's margaritas were also particularly good.

Stayed August 2012, traveled with friends
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Property: Quinta Don Jose Boutique Hotel
Address: Calle Reforma # 139 | Guadalajara Metropolitan Area, Tlaquepaque 45500, Mexico
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Location: Mexico > Jalisco > Guadalajara Metropolitan Area > Tlaquepaque
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Tlaquepaque
#2 Business Hotel in Tlaquepaque
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Quinta Don Jose Boutique Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 19
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Whether on business or vacation, "QDJ" offers you a beautiful setting and unique personal service! We're located in Tlaquepaque, Mexico's Arts & Crafts Capital, which is in the greater Guadalajara Metro. QDJ puts you only steps away from superb shopping, exquisite galleries, and inviting restaurants. Also, Guadalajara's Historical Downtown is only a 15 minute drive from QDJ.Our rooms offer private baths, air-conditioning, cable TV & phone. We also have an intimate bar, tiled pool, complimentary airport/bus station Greeting Service (3 night min), free Wi-Fi, and much more. Enjoy a delicious dinner at TlaquePasta, our top-rated Gourmet Restaurant with a Mexican and Italian menu! ... more   less 
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