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Hotel El Salvador

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is my first stay here and when I pulled the blanket over the bed there were other people's hairs on the pillow. There was also a pubic hair in the toilet. Big disappointment for this hotel a few hours into my arrival Weird smell when I entered ththe room for the first time,not cleaned properly at all. Disgusting.

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Thank Cat S
Cuernavaca, Mexico
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Reviewed 31 October 2016

As a solo traveler I booked the cheapest room which looked onto a small courtyard at ground level. This made it quiet but with a pleasant outlook. The room isn't large as found in the older colonial style hotels but it was more than adequate. The desk space was welcome for working and the en-suite facilities whilst hardly spacious worked... More 

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Cebu Island, Philippines
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Reviewed 10 October 2016

I spent several days in this hotel and, having seen many other hotels in the area, can very highly recommend the El Salvador. The room cost is less than others but the quality of stay is better than others. Rooms have more than enough storage space with both drawers and a closet. Bathroom has excellent lighting for shaving or applying... More 

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Cooroy, Australia
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Reviewed 21 May 2016

We stayed here 6 nights. The location was good, easy walking to many places of interest & shops galore. Our room was good, bed comfortable, ensuite very small & definitely needed a makeover, but everything very clean. Reception staff were very helpful, even though we don't speak Spanish. Free breakfast was good, reasonable choice of dishes to choose from &... More 

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Serbia
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Reviewed 8 April 2016

We spent 10 days in hotel El Salvador.Hotels is new and has an exellent location in the middle of the historical part of the city.Staff is ok.Everithing is good maintaned and clean.Price is ok.For recomendation.

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Kalamata, Greece
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Reviewed 21 March 2016

we were excited because of the location and the piece.Staff was amazing and the toon big.But man..the noise you can't candle.The worse is that it seems like the noise comes from inside the hotel.no tips available..

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Thank Perry P
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Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

Admittedly this hotel is cost effective, but I am struggling to find much else positive to say. Best I can come up with is that the lobby was pleasant. The room we had reeked of smoke, the pillows were not worthy of the name and the towels had seen better days.

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Thank Tigsy B

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Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

Staying here before joining a group to commence a tour of Mexico. Rooms are clean but a bit tired. For the price it delivers what you need. Clean sheets, cheap meals and a hotel in the centre of the city only a few blocks from the Zocalo.

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Brussels, Belgium
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Reviewed 1 December 2015

Clean room, great location in a safety area of the neibourhood. Great connection with public transport. The restaurant is also a good option to eat (specially the breakfast). Is nothing luxury, but the price and the room offered are more than ok for the location.

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adelaide
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Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

I stayed here for the beginning of a tour, so really had no choice and it was a disgusting hotel. The pillows were horrible and the pillow cases were torn, I had to go and buy new pillows and cases. The stench of cigarettes in the room was terrible, so much that I have woken up with a sore throat.... More 

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Staying in Centro Historico

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Centro Historico
The beating heart of the city lies within Centro Histórico, the vast expanse of historical buildings and monuments that are a must when exploring Mexico City. Places such as the Museo Biblioteca Palacio Postal, Casa de los Azulejos and Palacio de Bellas Artes are the perfect eye candy for anyone seeking to admire arts and architecture. Don't forget to visit the wide variety of markets and plazas where any vintage item, handicrafts and jewelry characteristic of each state in Mexico can be found on Sundays. Admire majestic views of the city from the Monumento a la Revolución and Torre Latinoamericana, and round out the experience with restaurants of all cuisines nearby.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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Additional Information about Hotel El Salvador

Address: Rep del Salvador 16 | Col. Centro, Mexico City 06080, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Central Mexico and Gulf Coast > Mexico City > Centro Historico
Price Range: RM102 - RM133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel El Salvador 3*
Number of rooms: 94
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Hotel El Salvador Mexico City
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“My courtyard view room suited me very well”
 of 5 bubbles paulsV7590DP, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We had Room 407, very quiet as at end of corridor”
 of 5 bubbles DianneKamerling, 20 May 2016 | Read review
“For couple it is better to take a room with a single king bed because it is several euros cheeper.”
 of 5 bubbles bojans548, 8 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Great Value for money”
 of 5 bubbles Thecatalanboss, 1 Dec 2015 | Read review
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