We thought this was a great choice for a two night stay exploring Guanajuato. As previous reviewers have said, the location really is terrific - just below the Pipila monument at the terminus of the little funicular that runs up and down the hill. The views are amazing, and being up on the hill makes for a quieter experience than opting for a hotel down in the center of things. Do consider bringing some soft ear plugs, however. We never heard a peep from anyone inside the hotel, but the noise from down below does drift up the hill.
Having the funicular co-located with the hotel made getting up and down the hill a snap. The breakfast arrangement they have with a local restaurant located right next to the Jardin Union is great - very generous breakfast packages in one of the prettiest settings in the city.
Staff were very attentive and seemed to go out of their way to be helpful and accommodating. No problems whatever getting a taxi to the bus station from the little park just above the hotel at the Pipila.
Finding the hotel the first time can be a challenge, but the street view on Google Maps helped immensely. Found the entrance to the short downhill path to the place without too much drama, and the friendly folks manning the souvenir stands were glad to point the way.
Finally, you just cannot beat the price. We thought that the free use of the funicular and the generous breakfast plan provided plenty of "Value Added" to an already enjoyable experience.
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