Gran Hotel Ciudad de Mexico
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TravelPod Member ReviewsGran Hotel Ciudad de Mexico Mexico City
I stayed at the Gran Hotel Cuidad de Mexico for four night's at the beginning of January in a Junior Suite. The hotel is lovely - exactly like the photos on the internet - with its two deco cage lifts and stunning stained glass and cast iron ceiling. There was birdsong echoing around the mezzanine as I walked to my room, which I thought was being piped through a sound system until I found the two antique bird cages filled with canaries next to one of the elevators.
The location is fabulous - right on the south west corner of the plaza - and my room (number 201) faces onto the square with the huge Metropolitan Cathedral of the Assumption of Mary of Mexico City on the left, the Palacio Nacional straight ahead and the Federal District buildings to the right.
My room (#201) has a huge four poster bed and is decorated in keeping with the style of the hotel with period wall paper, reproduction side tables and cabinet, a gilded oval mirror on the wall next to the desk and botanical prints on the wall. The bathroom is a good size and decorated in similar retro style to the bedroom, there's a mini bar, safe and free wifi in the room. For less than $140 a night, this has got to be one of the best value for money hotels in Mexico City. Highly recommended.
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The grand city it is... Buildings so old and lots of people... The Hotel here is so old... Oldest in Mexico... With an amazing stain glass ceiling... There is queue of people to come in and take photos... Only 2 at a time. Time so the place is not so full... As it is Good Friday, the city is pretty quiet... Most of the shops were shut, so was a …
Hello all... We have arrived and so far so good... Very tired, been travelling for more than 30hrs,,, omg I need sleep... Will be a quick walk around Mexico CBD, dinner, then sleep!!! Hope your all having a good Easter break! It stars for us tomorrow! Xx
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