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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 28 July 2014

We stayed at Casa Dona Mercedes for 10 days while attending Spanish language class. The location is excellent (2 blocks from central park and many restaurants). The house is extremely well kempt. The staff is attentive, polite and friendly. We highly recommend this house for your stay in Xela.

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1Thank albertmagh
Mexico City, Mexico
Reviewed 5 March 2014

Doña Mercedes is a small hotel with a great location and pretty decent facilities. The room was tidy, bed comfortable and water and other services run well. The staff was rather silent so I could not judge them in detail, but all in all it is one of the best choices you can probably do. I would repeat, no doubt!

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3Thank RM00184
Ciudad Colon, Costa Rica
Reviewed 21 December 2013

A super quiet and comfortable place in Xela. We had done the Quetzaltrekkers hike to Tajumulco the night before and were exhausted, sore, and dirty. We needed a comfortable place to get cleaned up and rejuvenated. This was the place. I only wish breakfast or at least coffee was included in the price. Other places in the area around that...

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2Thank Ashley M
Monterey, California
Reviewed 10 December 2013

Great little place in the center of Quetzaltenango. I stayed there for four months while I was taking Spanish lessons. My room (downstairs) was quiet, with a comfortable bed, a spacious wardrobe, and a small desk. The staff were consistently welcoming and helpful. The kitchen was well equipped and set up, with separate storage bins for each room. The wi-fi...

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Lindau, Germany
Reviewed 23 June 2013

What a lovely place! We first went to Casa Argentina but the place was so awful we couldn't bring ourselves to stay there even though it was really cheap. And when we found Casa Doña Mercedes, we were so happy we didn't stay in the first place! Casa Doña Mercedes has a great location, close to the main square, there...

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2Thank CrossThatBridge
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 June 2013

We stayed here for a couple of nights and were really glad that we did. It has a very communal feel to it - almost like a big house rather than a hotel/hostel. Many people had dinner together, and there were Spanish lessons going on. Staff were very friendly and helpful. The room we were in was massive and the...

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1Thank Sean M
victoria, BC, Canada
Reviewed 5 April 2013

Just one block from Celas Maya Spanish School, this place is also just one block from Parque Central, one block from Dispensar Familial, one block from Cafe Bavaria, one block from Salsa Parrada, and a block and a half from Pasaje Enrique. And a half block from Cafe Maya and Restaurant Gruen. The room I had did not have much...

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1Thank bopenyan
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 16 March 2013 via mobile

It is centrally located and very affordable. It is clean and the staff are helpful. If you are on a budget it is great to stay downstairs with a shared bath. Just make sure to have ear plugs. If you are upstairs it is a tad quieter and you get your own bathroom. The true value is downstairs, but it...

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1Thank Wolftree
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 November 2012

My girlfriend and I stayed at HCDM for a couple of weeks while we were in Xelaju both studying and trekking. Overall we found the entire experience to be really good. The location was perfect for us being so close to the Parque, Spanish schools and of course the markets and super market too. The whole place was impeccably tidy...

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1Thank Gothemoose
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 July 2012

I was here in "Xela" a couple of weeks ago. Although not as obviously beautiful as Antigua, Xela feels much more like a typical Guatemalan city. There is much beauty here but you may have to dig around a bit more to find it. I love trekking and cycling so I decided to stay here for about 5 days to...

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Address: Calle 13-42 6ta | Xela, Quetzaltenango 09001, Guatemala
Region: Guatemala > Western Highlands > Quetzaltenango Department > Quetzaltenango
Price Range: €31 - €56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Check out to see that the room isn't artificially scented”
 of 5 bubbles jollycrone, 5 Dec 2014 | Read review
“If you are sensitive to noise, the rooms towards the back are quieter. Second floor rooms have private baths, while first floor rooms share a common bathrooms.”
 of 5 bubbles TravelerMarty, 20 Aug 2014 | Read review
“The room on the second floor with private bath and lots of windows.”
 of 5 bubbles albertmagh, 28 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Some rooms can get noisy on weekends, so ask for a silent one if you get easily annoyed by street noise.”
 of 5 bubbles RM00184, 5 Mar 2014 | Read review
“The downstairs "shared bathroom" rooms are by far the cheapest, very clean and conveniently close to the kitchen and lounge/dining area.”
 of 5 bubbles mister_dal, 16 Jul 2012 | Read review
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