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Gran Hotel de Merida

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Quincy, Massachusetts
Reviewed 15 February 2016

My wife and I had to move to this hotel for the last couple of nights of our Mérida stay because our previous hotel was not available for the entire duration. There's no question that the building is gorgeous and the location is difficult to beat; the rates are hard to beat, too. But the beds could definitely use refreshing,...

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Incline Village, Nevada
Reviewed 9 February 2016

I fell in love with this place the minute I saw it. Old World Charm and furnishings in the room where you would think you were in Europe with Old Spanish Charm. Hotel Built in 1901 and within walking distance of most attractions. Lobby was amazing and the Staff are Professional and Helpful. Christain was very good answering my questions....

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Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Reviewed 5 February 2016

We really enjoyed this simple, but elegant hotel in a perfect location to visit Merida for a few days. Steps away from everything, so the need for a car is very low. But this hotel is the oldest hotel in Merida. We had a comfortable king sized bed, a shower with hot water, and a cold refrigerator. I guess that...

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Veracruz, Mexico
Reviewed 27 January 2016

We have been staying at this hotel for many years and still not disappointed, in fact it's getting better. This visit they put us in a large suite that would accommodate a family of 10, it was that huge with two a/c units and inroom wifi connection. With the favorable dol/peso rate, the room rate was around 250usd for 5...

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 24 January 2016

Old world charm at its finest. Staff friendly and eager to assist. Big rooms, impeccably clean and serviced. Great central location. Being on a plaza, there is noise Thursday to Sunday, but I'm a light sleeper and it wasn't too bad. Highly recommended.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Reviewed 17 January 2016

The location of the hotel is perfect, right next to the historical area - furthermore the hotel is located in a traffic free square which gives it a really nice cozy touch - another point we enjoyed is the historical french classical style of the hotel - the negatives is that you have to find you way to a public...

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Sarlat-la-Caneda, France
Reviewed 17 January 2016

Located slap bang in the historical center the gran hotel is the perfect colonial experience and highly affordable. The hotel is extremely grand, full of antiques, beautiful old tile floors, wood carved doors. The staff are attentive and friendly. Our only regret was that we couldnt stay longer

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 6 January 2016

We loved everything about this hotel. The decor is full of antiques, huge staircases, gorgeous doorways. AC in the room, overlooking the square. it was a little loud due to the free music events in the square on Friday nights (goes until midnight), but it's no fault of the hotel. Parking was unavailable for some reason, but apparently it's usually...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 January 2016

Location was just perfect; a block from all the things the guide books say to see; the front desk was super helpful in English and Spanish; the cafe in front was good. The cost was perfect. We would have returned for a second stay if there was room. There are antiques everyhere; and many are not for practical use but...

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 16 December 2015

We checked in on a Wednesday. We were informed that there had been a mix up and that we'd been upgraded to a suite and no additional charge. They asked if that would be a problem. As it turns out, the only problem was that we didn't want to leave. The hotel is beautiful. Yes, it's obviously old and has...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Offering international and local food at the restaurant, and free Wi-Fi throughout, El Gran Hotel is located in a Colonial-style building, 100 metres from Merida Main Square. The rooms offer Colonial decor, cable TV, air conditioning and wardrobe. Featuring a shower, private bathrooms also come with a hairdryer and a bathrobe. Extras include a safety deposit box. A wide range of restaurants can be reached within 30 metres. At El Gran Hotel you will find a 24-hour front desk and a terrace. Other facilities offered include a tour desk. The hotel is 100 metres from Merida Cathedral and 600 metres from La Mejorada Park. The property offers free parking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gran Hotel de Merida

Address: Calle 60 No 496 | Frente al parque Hidalgo, Merida 97000, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Yucatan > Merida
Price Range: ₹ 2,396 - ₹ 3,369 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Gran Hotel de Merida 3*
Number of rooms: 28
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El Gran Merida
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#5 Best Value Hotel in Merida
#20 Family Hotel in Merida
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“The king bed was hard. I will try a queen next time to see if the mattress may be softer.”
melissag813, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“The rooms and open spaces on the first floor up are cooler.”
JanetVal2017, 5 May 2017 | Read review
“If you stay here on the weekend, be aware that the city comes alive at night, and you may want to ask for a room away from the street.”
sharonc575, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Request a room with windows, if that is important to you.”
pjreastoregon, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms at front are noiseier”
tron38, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
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