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    Hotel Frances

    Calle Maestranza No. 35, Guadalajara 44100, Mexico
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    2017-08-06 2017-08-07
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    Overview
    • Excellent17%
    • Very good38%
    • Average21%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible15%
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    “jet tub” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
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    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    101 - 105 of 129 reviews

    Reviewed 17 November 2007

    PROS: * Great location within walking distance of most major attractions in the old city. * The hotel has some charm. i.e. Wood floors, century old wrought iron elevator (which was working). CONS: * Beds - rock hard with dirty and stained sheets. Previous guest's...More

    Thank R B
    Reviewed 26 March 2007

    The Francis is an old favourite, but years have gone by since last time so I checked here for reviews. Horrified by the bad ones I wrote the Francis a "what happened?" email. They responded that the rooms were very clean and they had just...More

    4  Thank travlngal
    Reviewed 20 March 2007

    Ten of us just spent a week in Hotel Frances. A wonderful experience in the midst of the historic, central district of Guadalajara. The charm of a centrally located lounge with live music every night. The beauty of a restored building with colonial nuances. Not...More

    3  Thank DavidKalke
    Reviewed 29 October 2006

    An old, dirty hotel with no AC, horrible beds and tiny bathrooms.

    Thank Mariejohnson
    Reviewed 22 October 2006

    What a pity. This hotel has a lot of potential but the employees' and management's lackadaisical attitude has destroyed it. When we arrived, they had given away the room we had reserved. (In hindsight, that was a good thing and we should have taken the...More

    6  Thank houselounge
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    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Laundry Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$37 - US$86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 65
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    • Jalisco >
    • Guadalajara Metropolitan Area >
    • Guadalajara
    • Also Known As
    • Frances Hotel Guadalajara
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    RobertaYRoberto
    24 June 2017|
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    Response from rtpaynetx | Reviewed this property |
    I don't remember when the restaurant opens at the hotel. But the hotel is in the center of historic Guadalajara and there are numerous restaurants within a couple of minutes walking distance (Avenida 16 de Septiembre) that... More
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    NOTABEGINNER
    30 December 2014|
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    Response from Yves D | Reviewed this property |
    No. But then again I have seen few hôtels in Mexico with a safe in the room. Probably in the all inclusives on the beach. You can probably store your expensive items at the reception.
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    "Best to get rooms facing Calle Maestranza"
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    "We were in the penthouse area for $50USD night"
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    "If staying more than one night, get a room with a couple of beds which should give you more room to move..."
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    "historic, old, an elevator from the OLD days."
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