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Hotel Melia Ponce

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Brescia, Italy
Reviewed 11 August 2016

The hotel even if has the charme of the old glourious spanish hotel is, as said, old. There are quite a few details that need to be renewed, both in the hall and in the rooms. The room are clean and have everithing but the shower eas not excellent. For the price paid the bed the furniture and the noise...

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Reviewed 27 July 2016

You can tell the hotel has long past it's glory days. Pity because it has great potential for restoring. The rooms are fair and relatively clean but it needs a big investment. There is a small cafeteria style restaurant if you dare call it that!

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Thank Jose V
Ponce, Puerto Rico
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Excellent customer service:) Basic and comfortable rooms...very clean!. Located in the heart of Ponce. Nice pool, clean areas, green plants in the hallways, nice terrace. The only thing is that the breakfast is not the same anymore (pastelillos de carne and the baked goods, etc.) but the coffee at the cafeteria is pretty good.

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Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

The hotel or I should say cheap motel indeed , totally different from the pictures shown on their website . First room that I was shown had bad smell and bedroom sheet discolored, second room horrible smell like mold and a/c system was extremely dirty , so I asked them for the so call remodel and they told us that...

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2Thank Alexander D
Ponce, Puerto Rico
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

The AC is not cold enough, the WiFi doesn't work, the pool closes at 6:00 pm without notification, there's is only one Ice machine and its on the first floor. Horrible customer service. For the price and there is no parking unless you pay the one from the hotel , which is not included .

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1Thank Janninayaritza
Reviewed 18 June 2016

This is the oldest continuously run hotel in Puerto Rico. The history of the place is amazing and the architecture is stunning! It's a great place to stay for a short stay. I say a short stay because the rooms are incredibly small. So small that the hangers in the closet have to be shoved in sideways so they can...

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Thank Gina M
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Reviewed 7 June 2016

This is a beautiful old hotel, very well maintained. There were wedding photos being shot while I was there, so it is a great setting. The rooms left a little to be desired, the bathroom was dusty, for example and the drawers smelled a little funny. Also the roof-top restaurant, Panorama was a bust. They had a very limited bar...

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Lincoln, Nebraska
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

First of al, the rooms were very small. My husband and I decided to stay the night there just to sleep and we couldn't sleep!! The locals were in front of the hotel chatting until 4 in the morning!!! Loudly! Our next door neighbors shushed them and they got really mad! Friendly staff but if you need a good nights...

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1Thank lisachavez07
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

My partner and I were ending our 10 day trip to Puerto Rico in the beautifully historic city of Poncé. Several days before checking in we stopped by the Hotel Meliá to ask for recommendations for dinner and attractions. The lovely Front Desk Agent, Emily was so kind and offered plenty of great suggestions. We enjoyed our time on the...

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Thank Brad W
Bronx, New York
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Melia hotel cleaning staff was limited, but Emily at the front desk assured and kept our family feeling great about our needs. The Hotel is very beautiful and clean. There was work being done through out our stay,and that didn't even get in our way.Staff very friendly. I am sure that when the re- modeling is done, its going to...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Melia, a historic landmark surrounded by colorful and picturesque monuments, museums and the social night vibes. Located in the heart of downtown Ponce, walking distance to several touristic and cultural attractions such as: Ponce Art Museum, Serralles Castle Museum, Ponce History Museum, the Fire House Museum and many others. Enclosed in the City are numerous culinary and entertaining destinations that are most popular in the Southern Region. Hotel Melia has a total of 70 rooms, 5' depth swimming pool, 2' depth kiddie pool, 4 conference rooms with capacity for 12-75 persons, 2 venues for special activities with capacity for up to 150 persons, Bistro and Lounge for breakfast, lunch, brunch and tapas & cocktails. We also offer catering, room service, business center & services, parking, free Wi-Fi. Airport Information: From Hotel Melia to: (PSE) Mercedita International Airport, Ponce- 3 miles (8 min.) (SJU) Luis Munoz Marin International Airport, San Juan- 72 miles (1 hr. 18 Min.) (BQN) Rafael Hernandez International Airport, Aguadilla- 70 miles (1 hr. 27 Min.) ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Melia Ponce

Address: 75 Calle Cristina, Ponce 00730-3753, Puerto Rico
Region: Caribbean > Puerto Rico > Ponce
Price Range: $102 - $174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Melia Ponce 3*
Number of rooms: 70
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“Ask for the room with a terrace, overlooking the park and main street.”
 of 5 bubbles naiomyd, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“first floor near the pool!!!”
 of 5 bubbles rufina1912, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Our room faced the courtyard. I have heard there are rooms that face the street that are louder.”
 of 5 bubbles dylangrrl, 7 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Remodel rooms towards calle Cristina”
 of 5 bubbles vickyroca, 19 Apr 2016 | Read review
“a room with view to the plaza”
 of 5 bubbles Isa3232, 5 Apr 2016 | Read review
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