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27 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Overall This is a budget option and hence very basic accommodation, however for the low price- this is acceptable for any "traveller" looking to save some money. It is not pristine, but they are doing a refurbishment and these new rooms are fine and comfortable. Bed Is ok, not amazing but won't prevent a good night sleep, i did find... More 

1 Thank ChookFeed
1 review
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

To start off, my colleagues and I where told this hotel was in the middle of the city of Mexico and close to everything, yes that is true but the building is in a neighborhood that is not safe, and to top it off the building is next to a bridge and the smell outside is horrible. Getting here I... More 

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Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

This place advertised it self as a very nice place on their website but the reality is sad and NASTY!!!!! I wouldn't recommend it to anyone. I highly recommend to find an other place to stay. The hotel is in very bad conditions and unsanitary. The bathroom my room had didn't even had a sealing it was full of mold... More 

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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2016

I stayed at hotel La Selva for one night with a friend. The drive to the hotel was not the best experience.. the taxi drive went through some really dodgy areas. I arrived alone all frightened and nervous. (My friend was to arrive a few hours after me) The moment I walked in and was greeted by Javier all that... More 

1 Thank Tea O
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361 reviews
69 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 444 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2015

This is just another of the many (very)-budget hotels you can find all around Mexico city, but the incredibly low price of this place makes it a very popular choice for super-budget travellers who don't mind giving up some comfort for the advantage of staying right in the heart of the city.

3 Thank realworldtraveller
El Paso, Texas
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30 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2015

The staff is very helpful and friendly; the breakfast is so yummy and Alicia is a great cook. The location is a little hidden but you feel comfortable and safe regardless. Very close to two metro stations and close corner stores to buy anything you might need. You have access to wi-fi but you have to get out of your... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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110 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2015 via mobile

I stay here every time I visit DF the owner is super helpful, the linen fresh and clean and it's just a few metro stops from the city centre. Easy to get to by metro from the airport. Sure sometimes the cleaning is less than perfect. It's a $20 a night hotel with private bath and free WiFi so don't... More 

2 Thank Lynne Z
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2015 via mobile

I started my trip through Mexico in this hotel in which i stayed 3 nights. Small, simple room but what else would you need? The owner Javier and Eduardo speak fluent english and when something went wrong with my car rental they arranged a new one to be brought to the hotel the next day. They told me which places... More 

1 Thank Wilfredroth
Sao Paulo, SP
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28 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2014

The cleanliness of the hotel is very unsatisfactory, there was hair on the bathroom floor and even a condom in the sink (since the hotel works in a zone of prostitution, including you can hear pleasure moans from the other rooms). In addition to the pleasure moans, another thing that disturbs the sleep of the guests is the loud outside... More 

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3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 12 October 2013 via mobile

My boyfriend and I arrived here for 2 nights and from the word go the owner couldn't have been more helpful. We had all you could ask for; a clean room, wifi, food available all day/night for a very low price. The hotel is also very close to the metro, the best way to travel around the city. To top... More 

1 Thank Lmust25

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Additional Information about Hotel La Selva

Address: Calzada Chabacano 7 | Calzada Chabacano 7, Mexico City 06850, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Central Mexico and Gulf Coast > Mexico City
Price Range: ₹ 823 - ₹ 1,165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Hotel La Selva 1*
Number of rooms: 36
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“Avoid this hotel”
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 of 5 bubbles Demaenetus, 13 Mar 2014 | Read review
“I have room 204 and it has sticky brown stuff on the floor. I would not recommend this one in particular.”
 of 5 bubbles ChristianO210, 14 Jul 2013 | Read review
“Don't get a room with a letter (A,B,C) try and get one in the newer part of the building.”
 of 5 bubbles italiarose, 13 Jul 2013 | Read review
“For those who are able to climb the stairs since there is no lift the rooms on the second floor are nicer .”
 of 5 bubbles pearl254, 12 Jun 2013 | Read review
“there is a bit of an echo, like most hotels in mexico so better if you're not on the ground floor. we were, but we slept well.”
 of 5 bubbles niamhinthesky, 19 Apr 2013 | Read review
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