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Ex-Convento de Santa Catalina

300 Cinco de Mayo, Oaxaca, Mexico
+52 951 516 0611
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A splendid luxury hotel

A large refectory , some affreschi still remind of the original convent. A very large but still... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2017
marlisc2015
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Mid Coast Maine, Maine
A beautiful ex Convent in a city full of amazing history

An architectural gem you have to visit in a city full of gems. I would skip staying at the hotel... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
Patricio B
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Mexico City, Mexico
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
18 Apr 2017
“A splendid luxury hotel”
23 Aug 2016
“A beautiful ex Convent in a city full of amazing history”
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300 Cinco de Mayo, Oaxaca, Mexico
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+52 951 516 0611

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Reviewed 19 April 2017

A large refectory , some affreschi still remind of the original convent. A very large but still intimate complex with the most enchanting inner courtyard which you can enjoy as a refuge from the outdoor heat and where you can take your pre-dinner Tequila drink...More

Thank marlisc2015
Reviewed 23 August 2016

An architectural gem you have to visit in a city full of gems. I would skip staying at the hotel because they charge you for the architecture more than the hotel amenities. It is a bit pretentious which is odd in a city filled with...More

Thank Patricio B
Reviewed 10 April 2016

An architectural gem you must see. Don't pay to stay in the hotel. So many better, less pretentious places to stay but DO have the wonderful brunch. Worth every penny.

Thank tripster707
Reviewed 15 March 2016

We stayed in the hotel for 4 nights and found it wonderful in every way. The old historical buildings were interesting and well maintained. The staff were attentive and were there for all of our needs. The hotel has a inner pool with lounges which...More

Thank sanjuanyts
Reviewed 13 February 2016

This is a little odd, because the former convent is part of the Quinta Real hotel. The front staff is a little frosty, but ignore them and head for the rear courtyard to see architectural remnants of the monastic life. Nice photo ops here, and...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 9 February 2016

The former convent has been partially restored and converted into a hotel (Quinta Real Oaxaca). We asked the doorman if we could take a look and were allowed to walk through the public areas alone. A main large room empty except when used for events,...More

Thank a_traveler_too
Reviewed 2 December 2015

I went at the hour appointed for the free public tours, but found that this would only be in Spanish unless I arranged in advance. However, the guide staff was friendly and invited me give myself a self-guided walk through. The whole ground floor is...More

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