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“Hotel Catedral”
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Hotel Catedral
Ranked #16 of 312 Hotels in Mexico City
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 28 November 2012

Great location. Room did not include coffee maker or table lamps and bathroom did not include washcloths. Hotel did not have a bar or any place to hang out in the evening. Very outdated restaurant with an outdated menu and it would have been nice to have a nice meal in the evening with wine etc.
Best attribute is the location and it is clean but room did not include a lamp!!! Could not read or do anything in room other than watch TV. Boring place!

  • Stayed: March 2012, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 27 November 2012

Arrived on Friday, November 23rd at 8:00 pm. Made a reservation two months in advance with a credit card deposit. Much to my dismay, when I arrived to the hotel I was told that they were very sorry but they had no more rooms available. I had even confirmed my reservation with a phone call the day before arrival. The fact that I even had a printed copy of my reservation confirmation sent from their website didn't seem to make any difference. Apparently a busload of Mexican tourists had arrived 30 minutes before I did and they gave my room away. Hotel Catedral offered me a room at another hotel across town that they owned, which I refused (who wants to stay 5 miles from the Zocalo in the middle of nowhere). While standing in the lobby, made a reservation at Hampton Suites (a five minute walk away) which turned out to be a much better hotel anyway. My point is this; why make a reservation if it is not going to be honored? Not what you want to encounter after a 5 hour flight and a one hour taxi drive. I have stayed in this hotel in the past on at least five occasions; seems like the front desk doesn't know that they are doing anymore.

  • Stayed: November 2012, travelled solo
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Reviewed 15 November 2012

Next to museums and major downtown catedral. Walking distance to many attractions. Restaurant in Hotel, 3 stars. Staff very courteous. Spacious rooms, older hotel, but is has been remodeled. No bugs. Very good value

  • Stayed: May 2012, travelled with family
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Reviewed 11 November 2012

1) great location close to the Cathedral, Zocalo, Temlo Mayor, Metro and la torre Latinoamericana
2) excellent breakfasts - hot and cold national meals in a form of the buffet
3) cosy and spacious rooms with new TV sets and safe box
4) very clean bathroom with anything you can need
5) good value for money!
6) english speaking staff
7) you will be offered a free ticket for metro
8) rooms are quiet

  • Stayed: October 2012, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 8 November 2012

Hotel Catedral's self description as "luxury" is somewhat ambitious, but if you get beyond that, this is a lovely little hotel in a fantastic location, right round the corner from the Zocalo. The rooms are clean, spacious and comfortable (although sadly lacking in safeboxes and hot drink-making facilities), and the complementary wifi is reliable. They ran out of single rooms, so I got upgraded to a nice double on the top floor (number 707), overlooking the roof terrace - it could get a little noisy with people sitting out there, but it was worth it for the view. I didn't try the breakfast, but the restaurant was rather disappointing when dinner there the first night. Plenty of great options in the vicinity, so no need to eat there anyway. The staff were all extremely friendly and helpful. Overall, very highly recommended.

  • Stayed: October 2012, travelled on business
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Additional Information about Hotel Catedral

Address: Calle Donceles # 95, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Central Mexico and Gulf Coast > Mexico City > Centro Historico
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#15 Romantic Hotel in Mexico City
#20 Best Value Hotel in Mexico City
#36 Business Hotel in Mexico City
Price Range: ₹ 4,578 - ₹ 7,157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 116
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