We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Hotel El Diplomatico

Hotels.comUS$47*
View Deal
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$52*
US$47*
US$48*
US$52*
US$47*
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 9 more sites!
Professional photos
Hotel El Diplomatico
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

222 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 50: English reviews
Start your review of Hotel El Diplomatico
 Click to rate
Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One side of the hotel has been modernized and is farther from the busy street, and thus is acceptable. The other side was WAY too loud for me - I couldn't sleep at all since the traffic goes all night, with plenty of honking - I was grateful that they changed my room for me. There is a restaurant (and...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Jenny T
Cancun, Mexico
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Very well located in one of the main streets of south Mexico City, this old hotel has ample rooms, friendly staff and location is excellent but the age is showing up and needs a remodeling badly. Restaurant is average and the parking lot rooms are very quiet. Rates are good specially for the are where this hotel is.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank tron38
Rees, Germany
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Big, big problem as far as cleaning is concerned. We have been in this hotel at least ten or fifteen times. Several times at the beginning we had to complain about the beds: dirty sheets, sometimes obviously they did not change them at all! Even hair from lower regions of the body were exhibitet... It got worse.  Last few times...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Michael150918
Hawthorne, California
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

I was in Mex taking a course, so this hotel was in the perfect location for us because it was walking distance to where we needed to go. Only one side of the hotel is renovated so MAKE SURE you stay on that side if you stay here. The other side is VERY DATED and I wouldn't stay there. My...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank makeupbyastrid
Florianopolis, SC
Reviewed 13 November 2016

stayed in the old part of the hotel, large room, very clean, I can recommend it ... although be aware that there is no way to open the windows, so if you like fresh air... a problem. The price is very good for this part of the city but you pay with having average service.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank chr313
Farmington, Michigan
Reviewed 27 October 2016

I stayed at the new section of the hotel. Lovely, huge room, super clean, with a user friendly safe deposit box, and a great television. A very modern bathroom. Restaurant had great food and not expensive. Easy to get a cab, and the hotel´s great location lets you walk around to restaurants, shops, bars, coffee shops, and a park in...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Hope022
Columbia, Missouri
Reviewed 3 October 2016

My experience with the Hotel El Diplomatico, but please be aware that they have very few English speaking staff and the location of the rooms is a little confusing. In addition, although my room was very nice overall, there was some water damage due to water from the shower flowing to the composite flooring in the room. Also, I am...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Kelly B
Krakow, Poland
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Staff is great (old fashion treatment) Restaurant prices not too high and food is relatively good. Construction works around the area made it difficult to sleep during the day but if you area away sightseeing it is worth the money.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank luisalunac
Ensenada, Mexico
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

This hotel has an exellent location in a nice area of the city. Easy to reach with a big park just next to it and lots of good restaurants within walking distance. The staff is friendly. The room looks old and has bad plumbing with leaky fawcets. The mattresses are very stiff and the beds are to small for people...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank albert243
Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Good room, but some walls are thin and it's noisy. But I think other rooms are better in this sense. I liked the hotel even I stayed one night, The bathroom is very well and the bed very comfortable. It's a good option in that zone.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Walter A

53 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (45)
Viewed
Room/Suite (20)
Viewed
View from Room (2)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
Bathroom (6)
Viewed
Other (15)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (8)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Viewed
Room/Suite (2)
Viewed
Other (5)
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Mexico City hotels
Hotel El Greco
#243 of 307 in Mexico City
52 reviews
Beverly Hotel
#244 of 307 in Mexico City
51 reviews
Juárez
City Express Plus Insurgentes Sur
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Pennsylvania Suites
#66 of 307 in Mexico City
155 reviews
City Express Patio Universidad
#62 of 307 in Mexico City
469 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Hotel El Diplomatico

Address: Avenida Insurgentes Sur 1105 | Colonia Nochebuena, Mexico City 03720, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Central Mexico and Gulf Coast > Mexico City
Price Range: RM227 - RM312 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel El Diplomatico 2.5*
Number of rooms: 150
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Hotels.com, Hotwire, Travelocity, Priceline, Orbitz, Cancelon, Cheap Tickets, TripOnline SA, getaroom.com and HotelQuickly so you can book your Hotel El Diplomatico reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
El Diplomatico Hotel
El Diplomatico Mexico City
Hotel El Diplomatico Mexico City
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Hotel El Diplomatico staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question
over a year ago

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Hotel El Diplomatico staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Don't stay on the street-facing side, which is also the old un-renovated side.”
JennyT526, 1 May 2017 | Read review
“Facing parking lot rooms are quieter”
tron38, 26 Jan 2017 | Read review
“ask for rooms to the back to have a quiet room because Insurgentes is loud also by night”
chr313, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the new section. It is beautiful!”
Hope022, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I'm not sure I would recommend the hotel restaurant.”
K2842PDkellyb, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Hotels.com
US$47* /night
View Deal
Booking.comUS$48
TravelocityUS$47
CancelonUS$52
View all 12 deals
*Disclaimer
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates