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“perfect location, basic room, good price”
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Posada Margarita
Ranked #77 of 108 Hotels in Oaxaca
Reviewed 14 May 2014

the posada is conveniently placed in the center of the town, walking distance to all the main landmarks, in a nice old building with a beautiful patio where one can have breakfast in the good restaurant next to the art gallery.
The rooms are very basic, but there is wifi internet and the price is really low.
It gets noisy at night when the bars in the neighbouring streets play ridicoulously loud music

  • Stayed: April 2014, travelled solo
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Thank Vincenzo C
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Reviewed 5 January 2013 via mobile

I stayed for two days only but the owner was very very kind, the prices were fair and the place is real clean, besides it's just a couple of blocks away from downtown, near bars and nightclubs, also the church o santo domingo is around the corner; I truly recommend it.

  • Stayed: December 2012
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5  Thank Madera_Cafe
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Reviewed 21 August 2008

This hotel was recommended in the Lonely Planet as clean but simple. It was not clean, the bathroom had a family of cockroaches. The walls are paper thin so we also had the pleasure of listening to the people next door throw up all night, I actually felt sorry for them having to spend so much time in the bathroom. We paid $30 for a king bed with private bathroom and we felt this was not good value for money. On a positive note the location is central just be mindful that you will probably be awoken early in the morning by church bells.

  • Stayed: July 2008, travelled as a couple
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3  Thank Taylor_Flashpackers
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Donbalazo, manager at Posada Margarita, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2009

We are very, very sorry this traveler had a negative experience in our posada.

But we hope tripadvisor readers take this review "with a grain of salt." Our walls, for example, are not "paper thin:" they are solid 10 inch thick solid brick. The entire building is brick and adobe (as is typical in historical Oaxaca).

So whereas we question the judgment of someone who can not distinguish between a paper wall and a solid brick wall, we do take our criticisms seriously. If the bathroom was not cleaned and scrubbed properly before this visitor's arrival, or if he did indeed see cockroaches (yuc!), we suggest this was an aberration.

The Posada Margarita has been serving happy travelers for over 60 years. Even if 99% of our guests leave happy, we promise to redouble our efforts to continue to improve our service and your experience at La Posada Margarita. Buen viaje!

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Reviewed 19 February 2017
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  • Stayed: February 2017, travelled with friends
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Thank leemontgomeryyk
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Reviewed 5 February 2016 via mobile
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Stayed: February 2016, travelled as a couple
1  Thank Ofe V
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Reviewed 27 November 2015
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  • Stayed: November 2015, travelled with friends
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Thank Jenconfuerza
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Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile
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Stayed: August 2015, travelled with family
Thank JUAN ROBERTO T
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Additional Information about Posada Margarita

Address: Calle Labastida 115, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Southern Mexico > Oaxaca > Oaxaca
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Restaurant
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Ranked #77 of 108 Hotels in Oaxaca
Price Range: £8 - £15 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9

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