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Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 30 June 2011

a very nice hotel, great area, no luxury, great juke box in the bar, all 70 music, if thats your thing, have stayed many times, and will stay again, pg.

3Thank kohlanta2
Ellensburg, Washington
Reviewed 20 January 2011

I've stayed at the Hotel Nelson twice and will return. Nothing fancy, mind you, but clean, good beds and a great value. I liked it's central location next to the arch, it's lively music in the area and choice of restaurants.

1Thank RickieW
currently Bucharest
Reviewed 25 September 2010

yes we stayed there for 1 night only,. The Tijuana police were raided by the federal"s - federal police, and they took all thier guns away from them , like little spoiled children, they were not honest, responsible enough, to keep their weapons! Probably a direct result of complaints of attempted killins,..

3Thank allnineyards
San Salvador, El Salvador
Reviewed 10 June 2009

The front desk clerk tried to shake me down for a $10 CASH "extra guest at night fee" - This was above and beyond the rate I paid for the hotel.I spoke with another friend who had the SAME problem with the desk clerk trying to shake him down. It is VERY dangerous, There are rats too. NASTY. BEWARE OF...

3Thank SimonDeLao
Reviewed 28 November 2008

my hotel experince was pretty good i spotted the hotel from many others the taxi driver recommended this was only one that looked nice it is old but i had no problems i would stay there again in the near future.

Thank sickside
costa mesa, california
Reviewed 18 November 2008

Had not been there since March 2007. It was the same. Elevator is ancient. Street noise went on till after four in the morning. $51 for a room with two beds, shower and telephone. There is a $10 charge if you would like to bring a street guest to your room. Would stay again.

Thank chuckman
Beverly Hills, California
Reviewed 1 July 2007

Hotel Nelson is on the corner of Ave revolucion by the "arches". I had stayed there before without any problem for a weekend, but on this stay, I let my guard down, and decided to trust the front desk with my papers including an envelope with $700 cash in it to be kept in the safe. Very Bad and unsafe...

18Thank vincentto
Beverly Hills, California
Reviewed 16 June 2007

Whoever believes the NONSENSE about this being a "safe hotel", ..OBVIOUSLY did not put anything worth more than $50 in the hotel safe. TRUTH is; the hotel desk clerks have an arrangment with the local "cops" on the corner, and NOTHING is to be put past this group of crooks! I had stayed there in the past, and had no...

12Thank vincentto
Rock Springs, WY
Reviewed 28 November 2006

The Hotel Nelson is located in the heart of downtown TJ, on the tourist drag, Avenue Revolucion. On the first floor, off the lobby, there is a barbershop and a cafe. The rooms run around 45 or 50 bucks. While the rooms are a bit frayed and worn, in my few times at this hotel, I have found them to...

8Thank Yodelman

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Address: Avenida Revolucion 721, Tijuana, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Baja California > Baja California Norte > Tijuana
Number of rooms: 92
Also Known As:
Nelson Hotel Tijuana
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“I suggest the rooms with the windows facing the outside stage.”
 of 5 bubbles Jpinkable, 12 Mar 2014 | Read review
“Higher floors will be quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles MarkE123, 13 Jul 2012 | Read review
“Ask for the quietest area of the hotel if noise is an issue. Noise of the outside (not inside) could be bothersome to you. I stay on the 3rd floor and it doesnt bother me. However, on the weekends bands play the courtyard starting in the morning and you will hear that.”
 of 5 bubbles dcedlr, 8 Oct 2011 | Read review
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