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Oakland, California
Reviewed 15 April 2013

This is very nearly the best value hotel we've ever stayed at, and in the words of the country song, "We've been everywhere". The rooms are very well done, the bathrooms are to a 4-star standard. If there is one small complaint we have it is that there is a small air circulation problem, but that is certainly not a...

1Thank lawdoggie
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Reviewed 4 April 2013

It's a great place if you want to save some money. It's in the historical down town of Mexico city, only few blocks away from Alameda square and historical buildings. I paid $1,300 pesos for 3 nights. The room has a big bed, the bath is not small, a small closed and most important, all clean. TV cable and internet...

2Thank Uriel Alfredo M
Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 27 January 2013

This is a clean, inexpensive hotel centrally located in Mexico City. You are about 10 minutes walk to the Salto del Agua metro station and if you walk north two blocks on Luis Moya, line 4 (ruta sur) of the Metrobus runs along Ayuntamiento. You are very close to the artisan's market of Ciudadela (which I recommend) There is an...

1Thank Eric M
Reno, Nevada
Reviewed 25 January 2013

The hotel is inexpensive so don't expect too much. The room I had was large and clean. Bed sheet had a small hole in it. TV didn't work. Bath amenities were slim, soap. shampoo, and 1 large towel. Most annoying think was the lighting. Lights were on a motion sensor, a light sensor and the switch. During the day with...

1Thank SelectiveReviewer
Wollongong, Australia
Reviewed 16 April 2012

stayed here because it had king sized beds and was close to the center (although it is a bit of a hike to the Zocalo). hotel was of decent quality, cleanliness of the common areas might be a little below par but otherwise pretty good. like many buildings in mex city it had a bit of a lean, noticeable and...

1Thank truffledog97
Reviewed 7 April 2012

We were recommended by a friend who used to use this hotel regularly. We wouldn't recommend it anymore! The bedding had holes in it and the room was a bit dirty. Although it was cheap it shopuld have been clean! The restuarnt was very basic.

1Thank Dennis B
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 18 March 2012

This hotel is a very good value. The water is hot, the staff pleasant, some speak good English, the rooms are clean, the adjoining restaurant is good and reasonable. The neighborhood is interesting, with a few good restaurants and a fun bar with great music a few doors down. At night it can be a bit dark and dodgy on...

Thank CaliforniaWoman42
Oakland, Oregon
Reviewed 22 January 2012

Comfortable rooms, helpful employees Juan Jose speaks English well and was available to help us arrange drivers and get maps explains bus service and metro locations. We will be back again soon.

1Thank DeliaLop
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 26 December 2011

We needed a room for seven nights and had no reservation. Other reviewers directed me to this hotel and I was not disappointed. The obliging desk clerk found us a room which was spotless, if basic. No cable TV, no heating, no bathtub but for the price (500 pesos a night), impossible to complain. This hotel has an attached restaurant,...

1Thank linds4516
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 15 December 2011

We lucked out by finding a room at the Hotel San Diego after our Saturday night hostel reservation had been cancelled. Miraculously, this hotel was cheaper than our room in the hostel, but had everything I could have asked for in a hotel. A giant bed, which was more comfortable than most I experienced in Mexico. Flat screen TV, radio,...

2Thank Cristina M

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This beautiful park was once the playground for the wealthiest families in the colonial era, and is now the perfect place where locals and visitors can spend a sunny weekend afternoon to relax or shop for souvenirs at the market. Kids can run around or grab a bite of cotton candy while teens and adults wander around admiring the charming gardens and the sculptures that adorn it. Once the heat rises, it may be time to visit one of the many cozy restaurants or cafés with its characteristic art nouveau facades to cool down and call it a day.
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Hotel San Diego

Address: Luis Moya No. 98 | Col. Centro, Del. Cuauhtemoc, Mexico City 06070, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Central Mexico and Gulf Coast > Mexico City > Alameda
Price Range: $46 - $80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel San Diego 2.5*
Number of rooms: 86
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#15 Best Value Hotel in Mexico City
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“Select a room off of the back, as it overlooks a parking lot and is very quiet vs. the street out front.”
 of 5 bubbles LonestarGumby, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Rooms with courtyard view seem to be more calm and silent.”
 of 5 bubbles AgataW_12, 4 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you don't get a room with a window that opens out to the lobby as it is noisy if it's open, stuffy when it's closed.”
 of 5 bubbles susank114, 10 Apr 2014 | Read review
“First two floors. Much easier to do the stairs then wait for elevator.”
 of 5 bubbles 700oneilm, 4 Oct 2013 | Read review
“No recommend a room on the street side”
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 of 5 bubbles VladT703, 3 Apr 2013 | Read review
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