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Avenida 14 A 2-31 Zona 1, Quetzaltenango 09001 Guatemala See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely old historic hotel with lots to discover. Paintings and antique objects abound. Rooms are comfortable. Staff helpful and friendly. Beautiful flowering courtyard. Freshly-cooked breakfast in the morning with food available lunch & evening. A small bar is decorated and well-stocked.The locations is handy for...More

Thank Mark H
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

Modelo Hotel is a rare gem not to be missed when visiting Quetzaltenango. This family run hotel (over 100 years) offers a chic historical and comfortable experience that is not over priced (breakfast included). The rooms are clean and simple yet there is attention to...More

1  Thank clifford777
Reviewed 6 August 2018

A very beautiful hotel indeed. The courtyard filled with flowers is lovely. It is a converted home that is quite old and has a lot of charm. Family owned for generations. Unfortunately, because of that it lacks a lot of modern amenities. It tends to...More

1  Thank Lisa B
Response from joedelbusto, Gerente at Hotel ModeloResponded 12 August 2018

Thank you for your feed back Lisa, We are sorry that we weren't able to meet your expectations and needs, we are constantly working to improve our guests experience in our home in order to avoid them having to go through what you did. The...More

Reviewed 2 May 2018

We really wanted to like this hotel based on the reviews, but we just couldn't do it. Granted, as other reviewers have said, it is old and vintage, but we found it to be dark, musty and a bit depressing. All the rooms we saw...More

2  Thank AGMNJ
Reviewed 22 April 2018

This hotel was a great surprise. The hotel has great character, it's in a great location and the folks running the place are charming and helpful. My room (Room #6) was large with a nice size bathroom. There was plenty of closet space as well....More

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Since 1892, set in the heart of Quetzaltenango, Hotel Modelo has proudly kept up with the needs of visitors to Quetzaltenango, conserving its beautiful building intact. All rooms have been decorated with original More artwork and regional handicrafts. Hotel Modelo has been a family run establishment since the beginning and four generations of heart put into it have allowed us to understand our costumer's needs and meet them beyond their standards. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
19
Price range
US$ 69 - US$ 108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Modelo Hotel Quetzaltenango
Location
Guatemala > Western Highlands > Quetzaltenango Department > Quetzaltenango
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
19
Price range
US$ 69 - US$ 108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Modelo Hotel Quetzaltenango
Location
Guatemala > Western Highlands > Quetzaltenango Department > Quetzaltenango
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Corey P
4 April 2015|
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Response from Claudia L | Reviewed this property |
No, I don't think you will find a hotel in Xela with a gym facility! :(
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saira303
13 January 2015|
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Response from joedelbusto | Property representative |
Thank you for contacting us, we don't have that service but can gladly arrange it for you through several operators in order to present various options.
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Room Tips
"Some rooms face the street but have shutters and curtains."
934MarkH
4 weeks ago
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"Very noisy by the street. Disco stays open late with loud music. Avoid."
lisamrsb
5 Aug 2018
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"Traveling solo; room 3 (tiny but quiet). Traveling as a couple, room 4 (larger and very nice)"
bksmith2010
1 Apr 2018
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"Interior rooms quieter - compared rooms on street side"
randallh321
5 Feb 2018
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