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Gran Hotel de Merida

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Frederick, Maryland
Reviewed 22 March 2016

I stayed for one night and loved the decor. It was full of antiques and it was a throw back to the late XIX century. Service at the front desk was professional albeit a bit cool. The shower and tv were adequate. The best part was its central location in the old neighborhood of Mérida. It is safe and has...

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Colchester, Connecticut
Reviewed 15 March 2016

A wonderful historic hotel in an ideal central location. A big thanks to Gran Hotel employees, Roberto and Santos for making our stay so enjoying. The surroundings are inspiring and evoke the essence of Merida. Be sure to check out Mansion Montejo (behind the plaza statue) for excellent cerviche and great food, we ate there twice and it was first...

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Memphis, Tennessee
Reviewed 21 February 2016

Built in the early 1900's, this hotel offers historic lodgings at an extremely reasonable price. We paid approximately $50 USD per night. The size of the rooms was expansive, with both antique details (like operable mini-doors within the main entry doors, in order to allow air circulation pre air-conditioning) and antique furnishings, as well as modern touches (like air conditioning,...

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Fort Mohave, Arizona
Reviewed 21 February 2016

We spent a couple of nights here based solely on information gleaned from the internet. We were not disappointed! The hotel, its' rooms, décor, and even most of the furnishings are all over one hundred years old. There is no elevator, so be aware of this if you have mobility issues. Our room was clean, had perfectly functional bathroom facilities,...

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Ocracoke, NC
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Our three night stay here was very nice. Room was spotless, bed comfortable and our room on the third floor was very quiet - probably because it was at the back of the hotel. The location was ideal for enjoying the Plaza Grande and Parque Santa Lucia. The wifi worked great in common areas, shower had plenty of pressure and...

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Tijuana, Mexico
Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

We stay for 3 nights, the recepcionist was always helpful. The hotel is at a great location just one block from the plaza and has a little nice park in front to relax. The hotel has little wear but nothing to big. The restaurant on site "main st restaurant" has tables outside, it serves good food but a little expensive....

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calgary, alberta
Reviewed 16 February 2016

This hotel is perfectly located. One block off the main square directly on Calle 60. This hotel is very old and full of charm and antiques. It's a perfect place for a night or two; it's lacking on comfort to stay longer. The bed in our room was a king size and very hard. The room came with a private...

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Quincy, Massachusetts
Reviewed 15 February 2016

My wife and I had to move to this hotel for the last couple of nights of our Mérida stay because our previous hotel was not available for the entire duration. There's no question that the building is gorgeous and the location is difficult to beat; the rates are hard to beat, too. But the beds could definitely use refreshing,...

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Incline Village, Nevada
Reviewed 9 February 2016

I fell in love with this place the minute I saw it. Old World Charm and furnishings in the room where you would think you were in Europe with Old Spanish Charm. Hotel Built in 1901 and within walking distance of most attractions. Lobby was amazing and the Staff are Professional and Helpful. Christain was very good answering my questions....

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Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 5 February 2016

We really enjoyed this simple, but elegant hotel in a perfect location to visit Merida for a few days. Steps away from everything, so the need for a car is very low. But this hotel is the oldest hotel in Merida. We had a comfortable king sized bed, a shower with hot water, and a cold refrigerator. I guess that...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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: $48 - $95 (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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#8 Best Value Hotel in Merida
#20 Family Hotel in Merida
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“Rooms at front are noiseier”
 of 5 bubbles tron38, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Great plaza in front, fashion and antique store inside, restaurant, rooms are roomy”
 of 5 bubbles I351MOjorgel, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in two different rooms and liked the one overlooking the plaza best.”
 of 5 bubbles TravelMomAndDad, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask to see your room before you accept it. Some are better than others.”
  • The entry room in the 3rd floor two-room suite.
  • This is the doorway between two rooms in the 3rd floor suite.
 of 5 bubbles constantines652, 29 Jul 2016 | Read review
“3rd floor rooms facing the plaza are best - but you have to climb stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles RHolm, 21 Jul 2016 | Read review
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