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Villa Real Plaza

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Picture this hotel in the right angle. and you can appreciate it for its lost glamor and splendor. It is a fun, relatively inexpensive place to stay on the park. Its balcony provided a perfect venue for watching one of Xela's Semana Santa processions in the night. The lights lit the street in splendor, and the music would have taken...

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Thousand Oaks, California
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Staff were very nice and the place was clean. The hotel has a great and central location. There is no heat but several older blankets were provided. The run down condition, peeling paint, cold showers and noisy street are reasons I would not return.

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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We have travelled to this hotel quite a bit in the past and it has not changed at all in over 20 years. That includes everything... Furniture, bedding, etc. That really didnt matter to me since location is prime UNTIL i went to wash my hands and found two little bars of soap in there BOTH with hairs on them....

Thank Monicathomasd
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

Everything would be okay with the hotel. Except this one little thing. Our room was crawling with cockroaches. I couldnt have been more happy with our early check out. I went into the bathroom at night and I encountered maybe 20 cockroaches all shapes and sizes. The place should really look into it

1Thank Gabriele S
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 6 March 2016

Being a seasoned traveler to developing countries, I can tolerate A LOT. This place, despite its potential, is not where you want to be if you actually need a place to sleep or escape the congestion of Xela in quiet. I tried two rooms. The first, with a window looking out onto the inner courtyard, smelled overwhelmingly of sewage. Black...

2Thank 101Sandra101
San Jose, California
Reviewed 10 August 2015

It is excellently located right on the city's main square with nearby a McDonalds, excellent bakery, Barista and &Cafe coffee shops and several restaurants. But even from the outside the building makes a somber impression that is only amplified when coming inside and checking in at the reception desk. While friendly enough, the lady spoke only Spanish and was not...

1Thank sjman41
San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 26 July 2015

The Building is an interesting palace of the sixties, the rooms are very big, especially those with the balcony on the street.It poorly managed and too dark.It is strategically located in the city center of Xela.

1Thank Francesco L
Charleston, South Carolina
Reviewed 19 January 2015

This hotel has seen better days. It is well situated on the main plaza of the second largest city in Guatemala but needs to invest in better lighting and a redo of their rooms. The staff was friendly but the amenities in the room inferior. One cannot read in the lights provided. The beds were comfortable so sleeping was all...

1Thank Joe M
Guatemala City, Guatemala
Reviewed 6 November 2014

Great location, a few feet away from the central park. Sleep quality was terrible... the bed's sheets were so old that they were close to transparent; I could hear the reception’s phone in my room as if I had it in my nightstand and every time it rang it woke me up; and I could hear the people walking in...

1Thank Acon A
Reviewed 18 October 2014

This hotel is located in a very nice historic building directly on the central park. They have enormous potential to create comfortable tourist services that highlight the historic and cultural value of this location, but it seems they've allowed the building and rooms to deteriorate, offering a mediocre experience at best. The rooms off of the central garden and restaurant,...

1Thank Amy D

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Additional Information about Villa Real Plaza

Address: Calle 12-22 4a | Zona 1, Quetzaltenango 09001, Guatemala
Region: Guatemala > Western Highlands > Quetzaltenango Department > Quetzaltenango
Price Range: $50 - $79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Villa Real Plaza 2.5*
Number of rooms: 59
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“This hotel sits on a corner. Choose a room away from either noisy street!”
Pilgrim8101316, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I tried two rooms without success. Not sure what other options there are.”
101Sandra101, 5 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Rooms not facing the street or the square.”
sjman41, 9 Aug 2015 | Read review
“rooms with the balcony on the main street are brighter”
I2203KGfrancescol, 25 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Try to get a room with windows for better light”
joemS2461RD, 18 Jan 2015 | Read review
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