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Reviewed 7 November 2011

Stayed at this hotel for eight nights and have zero complaints. The hotel is located in a not so attractive area in the fringes of centro historico. Even though this area may have lacked beauty it made up for it with all the cafes and cantinas that lined the street. We ate at several and were all delicious and reasonably...

1Thank AE09
Reviewed 14 October 2011

Hotel San Diego is a very good alternative in Mexico DF. In fact, it offers a good price, not too expensive, but not too cheap to be considered as a place for just some hours... The rooms are clean, the staff very friendly. Besides that, the hotel has a very good location : a few blocks from Alameda Central, and...

1Thank Gilles B
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 25 September 2011

Stayed at the Hotel Isabel for 1 night then cam to San Diego. For abot 10% extra in cost you are rewarded to 100% more Quality. the Staff can speak a bit of english and will do their best to help you if ur spanish isnt great. No big on charachter or charm but VERY affordable, and the rooms are...

Thank peteV6G
Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 22 September 2011

The Hotel San Diego is a room to put your stuff and a bed to sleep on, and that is about it. But for the price, it was everything I wanted in our Mexico City hotel. The hotel is at a nice location, close to the subway stop and the Zocalo, as well as a few parks and markets. The...

3Thank ZackDavisson
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 4 August 2011

This is hotel was clean, had good service, included free wireless internet, and was centrally located (in Mexico City's historic centre), near a metro station on Line 1. A few cute cantinas, cafés and restaurants are nearby if you'd like Mexican antojitos. Otherwise, you can (safely) walk to the Zocalo, or grab an inexpensive cab to some other neighbourhood. Directly...

1Thank smithmejia
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 24 October 2010

Hotel Sandiego is a great budget hotel to stay in while enjoying Mexico City. You are able to walk to the Zocalo, the rooms are large and clean & the service is pretty great! There is also a restaurant in the hotel for those night when you don't feel like going out! We will be staying there again when we...

1Thank sandydlozano
Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 24 February 2009

I have stayed at many hotels in Mexico City and Hotel San Diego is one of my favorites for under 25 dollar hotels - I paid 250 pesos for a single; for two people it is 300 pesos. You get a much better hotel room here than comparably priced hotels around the zocolo. The street, Luis Moya, is relatively deserted...

Thank metasequoia

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This beautiful park was once the playground for the wealthiest families in the colonial era, and is now the perfect place where locals and visitors can spend a sunny weekend afternoon to relax or shop for souvenirs at the market. Kids can run around or grab a bite of cotton candy while teens and adults wander around admiring the charming gardens and the sculptures that adorn it. Once the heat rises, it may be time to visit one of the many cozy restaurants or cafés with its characteristic art nouveau facades to cool down and call it a day.
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Additional Information about Hotel San Diego

Address: Luis Moya No. 98 | Col. Centro, Del. Cuauhtemoc, Mexico City 06070, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Central Mexico and Gulf Coast > Mexico City > Alameda
Price Range: €31 - €47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel San Diego 2.5*
Number of rooms: 86
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“Select a room off of the back, as it overlooks a parking lot and is very quiet vs. the street out front.”
 of 5 bubbles LonestarGumby, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Rooms with courtyard view seem to be more calm and silent.”
 of 5 bubbles AgataW_12, 4 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you don't get a room with a window that opens out to the lobby as it is noisy if it's open, stuffy when it's closed.”
 of 5 bubbles susank114, 10 Apr 2014 | Read review
“First two floors. Much easier to do the stairs then wait for elevator.”
 of 5 bubbles 700oneilm, 4 Oct 2013 | Read review
“No recommend a room on the street side”
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 of 5 bubbles VladT703, 3 Apr 2013 | Read review
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