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Posada El Castillo

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It felt very special to stay here in the shadow of Edward James, looked after by the family of his friend and colleague Plutarco Gastelum. Luisa was very welcoming, and along with her partner Andres made sure our stay was special in many ways. Firstly...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2018

This converted piece of history is enchanting to say the least! The grounds and common areas are so welcoming even in the winter! Louisa welcomed us and showed us around the entire space. The rooms are quaint and comfortable, the perfect size for a couple...More

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Reviewed 29 June 2017

We stayed here with another group of friends visiting the area to see the garden of Edward James. The hotel is beautiful, with many unique architectural elements that make it one of kind. Luisa and the rest of the staff were friendly and incredibly attentive....More

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Response from Luisa C, Propietario at Posada El CastilloResponded 27 July 2017

I'm glad that you enjoyed your stay with us . I'm really sorry about the AC but as we are patrimony of the nation and state (I'm not sure if it's correct to named like this) and we can not modify so many things, is...More

Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

I came on a family vacation. They are warm and efficient. They really make you feel home and welcome. I really recommend this Posada. We're definitely coming back, Xilitla is a paradise and there are hundreds of things to do.

Thank Alma B
Response from Luisa C, Propietario at Posada El CastilloResponded 27 July 2017

Wow ! Thank you so much for you good comment ... "They really make you feel home and welcome" this makes me feel like all the work is totally worthwhile! Kind regards! Luisa Gastelum

Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

I stayed at one of their suites and it needs some basics, like A/C as in summer is very hot and humid. Wifi works in some areas. Rooms doesn't provide TV and accept CC payments would be nice as rooms cost near $2000 pesos. There...More

Thank Enrique G
Response from Luisa C, Propietario at Posada El CastilloResponded 27 July 2017

I'm really sorry that you didn't enjoyed the place and your stayed. Like I said ... there are not luxury hotels in xilitla, This is an old house (when my grandfather build it .. It was conceived has a ... just a house for a...More

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Response from Luisa C | Property representative |
hello nearest airport is in the city of tampico is 3 hours from our hotel, greetins
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Hello! If you plan to rent a car, fly from LAX to Queretaro and rent your car there unless you'd like to spend a few days on one end of the trip in Mexico City (I was just there and it's a fabulous city with so much to see... More
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"Rooms on the ground floor have east access to the pool terrace, upper floors have sweeping views of the town..."
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"The rosa room is in the original style with an older bathroom while most rooms have been modernised"
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"Learn the name of the room from the site before you book"
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"cheapest room is ground floor, a little hot, but fans were provided"
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