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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Given the great value and interior beauty of this lodging, I would give it five stars (for a great value lodging) except for its location 15 minutes walking distance from the historic "center". We started with a small problem with the water being down in our booked room, but the management didn't hesitate to upgrade us to an even nicer...

Thank Theresa B
New York City, New York
Reviewed 6 January 2016

The Villa Merida is an old beautiful hacienda that is in desperate need of some TLC. It could be a magnificent property if there were a little attention to detail. The rooms are a nice size with beautiful high ceilings, but nothing in our room worked. The water was out ( how could housekeeping not know this) the safe didn’t...

1Thank sheilak2016
Elgin, Illinois
Reviewed 31 March 2015

(1) Excellent location on one of the nicer streets radiating out of Merida historic center. (2) We booked 1 room and were give 2 very large rooms at check=in because of a minor plumbing issue in original room -- we were offered and kept both rooms for entire stay. (3) Miguel and entire staff were friendly, courteous and very professional...

Thank Mr007LeMansZ
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 January 2015

Villa Merida is a beautiful classic Mexican hacienda which has been sympathetcially restored. It is located slightly outside the centre of Merida and all the better for it. It is a 15 minute walk to the centre or a 5 minute taxi ride which are readily available. The Manager (Luis) and the staff are very helpful whilst remaining in the...

Thank SSS15
Reviewed 10 January 2015 via mobile

Beautiful old house renovated, is an excellent choice. Run by 3 super friendly persons, sometimes takes them a few minutes to arrange everything, but that's the part of its enchant. Nice rooms, with AC and TV, restaurant only for breakfast with little menu but delicious. It's located far from city center, but nothing a 30 pesos taxi can't reach. The...

Thank Druso H
Ferndale, Michigan
Reviewed 14 December 2014

Villa Merida Hotel was exactly what we were looking for on our trip. The city can be noisy and the hotel is off the beaten path but not too far to walk or taxi. Hey at $4 bucks US for a trip to the center of town who could complain? Lots of options for dinner, shopping, cocktails, museums, parks, etc....

Thank BelleBenn
New York
Reviewed 24 November 2014

Pluses: Beautiful residence. Very high ceilings in our room (#3), nice patio, beautiful pool Friendly staff Minuses: Remote location, far from city center, in an unattractive neighborhood, making the 20-minute walk to the city center unpleasant. The hotel is on calle 59, which is a major artery inside this 1-million inhabitant city, so the noise level is high during the...

Thank Blirola
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 28 October 2014

Backing home right now and I start to miss this great place, green gardens around and a very special and devote service, manager Luis is a great host, Raul help us with the city tour and transportation to Celestun, where the flamingo birds and the mangroove and beach are exquisite. At the hotel Luis cook for us a very nice...

Thank Yordanka R
North Carolina Mountains, North Carolina
Reviewed 10 October 2014

I come to Merida for business and decide to spend a couple of days knowing this great city, it is fantastic the security and paceful enviroment here, I reserve a room at The Villa in the last minute and I can enjoy an spectacular surprise, because they have a wedding that night, the place looks spectacular by night, very romantic...

Thank Jack S
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 14 August 2014

I am a bit late in writing this review as my husband and I stayed here for 3 nights in December 2013. We stayed in 3 different accommodations during our time in Merida and this was our favorite. The two others were in the centre of town, and one considered a 'more flashy' hotel - but lacked character and charm....

Thank Ani0707

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This restored and exquisitely appointed eight-room, 19th-century nobleman's mansion, is located five blocks from Barrio de Santiago, one of the most historic sites in the colonial sector of Merida. The principal objective of the owners and personnel of The Villa Merida Hotel is an amiable and personalized service, which affords a feeling of being in your own home in a relaxed atmosphere. Nestled in the heart of Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula, the urban oasis that is The Villa Merida Hotel offers the discerning traveler a luxury, unique and memorable experience in the heart of Merida. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Villa Merida Hotel

Address: Calle 80 Y 82, Merida 97000, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Yucatan > Merida
Price Range: RM860 - RM1,253 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Villa Merida Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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Hotel Style:
#15 Family Hotel in Merida
#18 Romantic Hotel in Merida
#20 Luxury Hotel in Merida
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“Room 2 is a courtyard room but has a mosquito net which the others do not.”
 of 5 bubbles SSS15, 31 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Number 3 was good, but obscure”
 of 5 bubbles Blirola, 24 Nov 2014 | Read review
“Junior Suite at courtyard area are very quiet and ample, ask for the room with the skylight and the big original paint...”
 of 5 bubbles yordankar, 27 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Luis offer to me an special room named Courtyard One Bedroom Suite, it is like a two stories loft, modern and great distributed.”
 of 5 bubbles T4031KWjacks, 9 Oct 2014 | Read review
“We choose a lovely courtyard Junior Suite in front of the fountain.”
 of 5 bubbles 565dayanac, 12 Mar 2014 | Read review
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