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Posada El Castillo

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Calle Melchor Ocampo 105, Xilitla 79900 Mexico See on map
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Free Wifi
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Free Parking
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Just returned from my twelfth visit to Xilitla and the magical garden of Edward James 'Las Pozas' Each time I have stayed in 'Posada El Castillo' which of course was built by Plutarco Gastelum, the skilful Mexican artisan who enabled Edward James to create the...More

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Response from Luisa C, Gerente at Posada El CastilloResponded 4 days ago

Dear David, It's always a pleasure to see you and your friends! We hope to see you again soon! Kind regards, Luisa

Reviewed 1 week ago

Historic hotel in Xilitla that was home to Edward James and his Mexican family while they build his amazing gardens - still in the family & a wonderful place to stay while visiting this area. Louisa who is Plutarco's grandaughter runs the hotel which includes...More

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Response from Luisa C, Gerente at Posada El CastilloResponded 1 week ago

I hope to see you soon! It was a pleasure to have you here. Kind regards .

Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

I have been traveling to Xilitla for a long time, been in this fantastic and surrealistic town for several trips, I first visited in 1994 or 1995 there were not many tourists coming here, from the first time I stayed in Posada El Castillo, I...More

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Response from Luisa C, Gerente at Posada El CastilloResponded 21 August 2018

I am really sorry about your bad experiences with us. Please accept my sincere apology. we will improve the quality of our service. Kind regards, Luisa Gastelum

Reviewed 30 April 2018

Having known Edward James and having met Plutarcho on one of his visits to England my visit was a pilgrimage to both the house that they built and Las Pozas. I was not disappointed. Luisa, Plutarcho's grand daughter, runs a wonderful Posada. Rooms are spacious,...More

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Response from Luisa C, Gerente at Posada El CastilloResponded 21 August 2018

Hello Adam, Thank you for your comments! I am really glad that you enjoyed your stay. We hope to see you again soon! Kind regards

Reviewed 10 April 2018 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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Response from Luisa C, Gerente at Posada El CastilloResponded 21 August 2018

I am very happy to see that you enjoyed your stay with us! We hope to see you again soon! Kind regards

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Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Pool
Bar/Lounge
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US$41 - US$74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$41 - US$74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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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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"I like the Rose Room, the Don Eduardo and the Mariposa it is possible the lower rooms are a bit quieter at..."
Plumbago_11
5 days ago
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"Rooms on the ground floor have east access to the pool terrace, upper floors have sweeping views of the..."
richb90
2 Apr 2017
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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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9 Oct 2016
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"Learn the name of the room from the site before you book"
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