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Sacramento, California
Reviewed 6 January 2015

The hotel is small but very comfortable. It has a small heated pool mostly for kids when the weather is cool and a larger one (not heated). There is a on site restaurant with a great view of the gulf beach. A tasty complimentary full breakfast is included. The rooms are large and the beds comfortable but small (full size)....

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Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 19 July 2012

I am very disappointed to say that this hotel's restaurant has suffered a rapid decline. It now suffers from horrible service and bland food. Which is too bad, because it used to be among the best restaurants in the nation. As of Summer 2012, however, I do not recommend it.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 26 November 2011

Arena is a cute little hotel about an hour to the south of Poza Rica on the Costa Esmerelda. The grounds and pool are beautifully done. And the food is excellent! They have recently moved the restaurant to the beach front, so you have a great view while you enjoy the food (although I recommend dining early--after sunset the mosquitos...

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Coral Gables
Reviewed 16 September 2011

The breakfast is incredible, and the restaurant is very nice.

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 31 March 2011

The owners and staff of this boutique hotel go out of their way to please their customers. They helped us with anything we wanted to do. During our stay we visited the archeological ruins of "El Tajin", and spent quality time in the hotel's pool and beach. The restaurant in the hotel is excellent and they accomodate everyone's taste and...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 26 December 2010

A most enchanting enclave full of peace and amazing good service. The owners, Don Miguel and his wife, and their staff were professional, courteous and most accommodating. The food at their small but quaint restaurant had absolutely nothing to envy the restaurants in the area. Superb, fresh and delightful. While the beaches are not conventional, the ambiance and the views...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Hotel Arena

Address: Carretera federal Nautla-Poza Rica KM 80.5 | Corredor Turístico Costa Esmeralda, Veracruz, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Central Mexico and Gulf Coast > Veracruz > Veracruz
Number of rooms: 117
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Rooms close to swimming pool closer to sea is a recomendation.”
 of 5 bubbles jeamiello, 16 Sep 2011 | Read review
“Call the hotel in advance for reservations.”
 of 5 bubbles nycappster, 31 Mar 2011 | Read review
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