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Hotel Rioja

Traveller (30)
Room & Suite (5)
Family and Play Areas (3)
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
  • 18 Jul 2015
    “Centro Historico Hotel Jewel”
  • 1 Apr 2015
    “Felt like I was rolling out of bed all night”
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45 Cinco de Mayo, Mexico City 6000 Mexico See on map
Free Internet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Parking
Fitness centre
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Reviewed 19 July 2015

Perfectly located. Proof that there is more to hotels in Mexico City than the well known chains. Bargain price, friendly staff and great views from the balconies. Evidence that travellers should stay away from average travel info such as the Lonely Planet and Rough Guide....More

1  Thank pelawo
Reviewed 2 April 2015

Stayed on the 4th floor, the sides of the bed were so worn that I felt like I was rolling out of bed all night, and I needed a chiropractor the next day to get my hips right from sleeping off balance all night. We...More

Thank Todd G
Reviewed 26 October 2013

We never got to stay here because the desk clerk, (a man) gave us erroneous information. We checked on a Wednesday for the following Friday. The clerk told us there were rooms. We asked to make a reservation and he told us they would not...More

1  Thank Margi S
Reviewed 15 March 2013

This hotel is low priced and offers a quite comfortable stay. We looked at other hotels costing one third more and felt what we got at the Rioja was just as good as the higher priced hotels. We took a room on the top floor...More

4  Thank jedastmp
Reviewed 20 January 2013

This Hotel is a real mexican style low-budget at is best. Located perfect i calle cinco de mayo and very close to the Zocalo and Plaza Alameda. Many good places to eat close the hotel - even a 24 hour dinner place opposite the hotel....More

8  Thank viking0
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Hotel Amenities
Free Internet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Quiet, Budget, Quaint
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Also Known As
rioja hotel mexico city
MexicoCentral Mexico and Gulf CoastMexico CityCentro Histórico
Traveller (30)
Room & Suite (5)
Family and Play Areas (3)
Centro Historico
The beating heart of the city lies within Centro
Histórico, the vast expanse of historical buildings
and monuments that are a must when exploring Mexico
City. Places such as the Museo Biblioteca Palacio
Postal, Casa de los Azulejos and Palacio de Bellas
Artes are the perfect eye candy for anyone seeking to
admire arts and architecture. Don't forget to visit
the wide variety of markets and plazas where any
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"rooms with a balcony have great views of the street in both directions"
18 Jul 2015
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"Book a room in a different hotel."
1 Apr 2015
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"try to get a room with a window"
20 Jan 2013
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"If you don't mind street noise, try to get a room with a window or balcony."
20 Dec 2012
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