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Hotel Doralba Inn

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent 3 nights at this hotel. For me, there were positives and negatives. First off, the street that it is on is very sketchy looking. When we pulled on to the street I was immediately disappointed. It was also a very big pain to go in and out of the parking garage. So much so that we decided to spend... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for for 12 nights. This hotel is located in the "Centro", and is an easy walk from the market, the Gran Plaza, the Plaza Santa Lucia, and many restaurants and entertainment. Yet it is quiet and peaceful; I felt safe there. We took 2 of the excellent tours which the hotel arranged, and were very pleased with... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was GRANDPAcking in Merida for 8 nights at the end of October. I stayed all 8 nights in the Doralba. I booked 3-4 weeks before my arrival. The Doralba is on the edge of the Historical Center … which is why I chose it. One thing that Queretaro, Guanajuato and San Miguel de Allende taught me was that you... More 

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Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the newer building, apparantly there is also an older part. Room and pool are really okay and clean. Location is 2 or 3 blocks from main square. Breakfast however is just terrible and part of the staff not so friendly.

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The Netherlands
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Reviewed 23 October 2016

This is very nice hotel. Great and friendly service. The hotel house cat comes to great you during breakfast, but is not pushy for those of you who dislike cats. Breakfast is nothing to write home about, but the basics are there. We had a very nice premium double bedroom overlooking the pool. The hotel is only 2 blocks away... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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Reviewed 23 October 2016

I stayed here for six nights in early October and for the price I paid, I really can't complain too much. The location Is fine, only a few blocks walk to the tourist attractions in the city. The common areas are pretty and the room was very clean. Common areas of the hotel had lots of Frida Kahlo prints on... More 

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Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Just checked out this morning Oct. 11th (1 night stay) visiting the Ruta Puuc this morning. The hotel is absolutely worth every peso. The pool was extremely clean and lit for a nice nighttime swim. The rooms were clean and very fresh (A/C works 100%) the hotel staff were more than accommodating and very friendly. Smoke free (they have a... More 

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Cleveland
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Reviewed 28 August 2016

The room was dark, air conditioner worked fine, two double beds, window screens in the room were very dusty, I cleaned them, but that didn't seem to help since most of the dust was on the outside. We were on the second floor, facing the pool on one side, the dining area on the other, not one of the better... More 

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Santa Elena, Belize
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Reviewed 27 July 2016

This was a very clean, attractive hotel, very convent to shopping and busses. The pool was great, lots of seating around it both in sun and shade. The buffet breakfast was an added bonus! In nooks and corners they had chairs and sofas for reading or meeting with others. The staff was attentive, and I would go again!

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CHARLOTTE, United States
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Reviewed 27 July 2016

There is nothing fancy or special about this hotel. It is certainly an older property, and the rooms are not as nice as the public spaces. My "closet" was a pole with hangers under the television, the safe did not work, and the shower curtain rod was totally rusted. That being said - the price for this hotel was good.... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enchanting hotel in the center of Merida, 400 year old colonial mansion, family fun, all services at the best value. Free inside parking, elevator, Freida Kahlo picture decoration free high speed internet, laundry, restaurant facing old arches, swimming pool with top technology. 50 rooms in the new section and 50 in the colonial area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Doralba Inn

Address: Calle 63 No 464 x 52 y 54 | Downtown, Merida 97000, Mexico (Formerly Hotel Dolores Alba)
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Yucatan > Merida
Price Range: $46 - $79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Doralba Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 70
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“Get the deluxe room overlooking the pool. Lots of surfaces to lay stuff.”
 of 5 bubbles packerg2016, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
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“Walking distance to historic plaza., clean, good beds, Nice pool - not heated.”
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“Pool view is nice! Quiet rooms are available....”
 of 5 bubbles frutigerl, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
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