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Gran Hotel de Merida

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Halifax, Canada
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

In retrospect, returning home to Canada, our stay at the Gran Hotel was one of the main reasons we had such a memorable trip. Within hours of our stay, we met people from Canada and the States who had spent more than a month there, and felt totally at home as we surely did. The rooms were quite spacious with...

Thank John G
Stratford, Connecticut
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Recently spent 4 wonderful days at this lovely, charming hotel. Arrived on a Sunday thus allowing us the oppertunity to enjoy all the activities going on in the square. Numerous venders with their homemade crafts, Mexican music and or course wonderful mexican dancers. I was able to purchase a beautiful handmade embroidered tapestry in the square for a fraction of...

Thank beachball81
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

What a classic old hotel. We spent 10 days here recently. If you are looking for history and location close to the plaza this is the place. You won't have all the bells and whistles of a new hotel but you will be surrounded by antiques and elegance The rooms vary in size. All have mini refrigerators and flat screen...

Thank MexpatSpartan
Sherwood Park, Canada
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Great location in the central part of Merida, within easy walking distance to many attractions. We were very disappointed with the fact that a restaurant/bar is advertised (and was there last year); however, it no longer exists on the property. The parking is located 3 blocks away from the hotel, and although it is free, it is open from 7:30...

Thank Sharon C
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 1 March 2017

A friend and I stayed here for 2 nights in early December. It's a funny little hotel - the decor in the lobby is very mishmash, but in a quirky way. If a hotel was ever haunted, it would be this one! The staff were nice, however there was a lot of confusion when we asked for ice. The hotel...

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Olympia, Washington
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Made a superior choice in choosing the El Gran Hotel for a month-long stay in Merida. Stayed in the room just to the left of the entrance on the entry level. Spacious and comfortable. It was built in 1901 so it's not the newest, fanciest hotel. However, it is full of charm. And, has air conditioning! The El Gran Hotel...

1Thank W K
La Grande, Oregon
Reviewed 27 February 2017

The Gran Hotel is smack in the midst of Merida, perfect for walking around the city. The room was spacious, though somewhat quirky (no windows, mismatched furniture). Purified, refrigerated (!) water is provided on each floor. Very quiet, with huge verandas outside our room, providing sitting areas galore. No breakfast included, however, numerous restaurants are steps away. Parking is provided...

Thank pjreastoregon
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 18 February 2017

The hotel is visualy nice, the staff attentive, the street noise takes getting used to. The location is excelent and makes for easy walking to the colianal center and restaurants...for us it was just ok.

Thank Ron B
sag harbor
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We had the best time. This hotel is reasonable and is in the best location. It oozes with old fashioned atmosphere. Mike sure you get a room with a window on the plaza. The staff is super friendly and we are so grateful they recommended a day trip to Hacienda Peon. This is the perfect outing that has everything, swimming...

Thank cappySagHarbor
Palo Alto, California
Reviewed 3 February 2017

This is a hotel in the old style, now sadly missing from most places. It has personality and it gives a view into the lifestyle of more than century ago. The property is well maintained, with attention to authentic details. The main hall is a spectacular structure around the central court, very ornate. A veritable dip into early 20th century...

1Thank filipporadicati

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Offering international and local food at the restaurant, and free Wi-Fi throughout, El Gran Hotel is located in a Colonial-style building, 100 metres from Merida Main Square. The rooms offer Colonial decor, cable TV, air conditioning and wardrobe. Featuring a shower, private bathrooms also come with a hairdryer and a bathrobe. Extras include a safety deposit box. A wide range of restaurants can be reached within 30 metres. At El Gran Hotel you will find a 24-hour front desk and a terrace. Other facilities offered include a tour desk. The hotel is 100 metres from Merida Cathedral and 600 metres from La Mejorada Park. The property offers free parking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gran Hotel de Merida

Address: Calle 60 No 496 | Frente al parque Hidalgo, Merida 97000, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Yucatan > Merida
Price Range: $53 - $109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Gran Hotel de Merida 3*
Number of rooms: 28
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Also Known As:
El Gran Merida
Gran Hotel De Merida Yucatan
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#5 Best Value Hotel in Merida
#20 Family Hotel in Merida
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“If you stay here on the weekend, be aware that the city comes alive at night, and you may want to ask for a room away from the street.”
sharonc575, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Request a room with windows, if that is important to you.”
pjreastoregon, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms at front are noiseier”
tron38, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Great plaza in front, fashion and antique store inside, restaurant, rooms are roomy”
I351MOjorgel, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in two different rooms and liked the one overlooking the plaza best.”
TravelMomAndDad, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
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