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Los Frailes

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  • Excellent12%
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  • Average30%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible34%
26 Apr 2017
“The bath towels aere as thin as the air, but what an extraordinary experience!”
18 Nov 2015
“A simple hotel in a beautiful setting”
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    Reviewed April 26, 2017

    Los Frailes, Merida, Venezuela. … Nestled in a fold of the mountains on a stream that winds through the compound, Los Frailes was a silence-wrapped monastery from its founding in 1643 until just 45 years ago when it became an hotel. Sometimes enveloped in clouds,...More

    Thank eglc
    Reviewed November 18, 2015

    Los Frailes. My wife and I stopped here for a night on the way to Merida. A beautiful old hotel in the middle of nowhere, a former monastery with a history dating from the 1600s. It's got a special feel to it, set in the...More

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    Reviewed February 26, 2015

    Used to be (many years ago) a great place but recently (Dec 2014) I was told that a "new administration" took the management of the hotel (bad results!) No hot water, toilet paper, soap and towels. DIRTY (coffee over the beds) and terrible smell!. I...More

    Thank Ricardo A
    Reviewed August 3, 2014

    This is an attractive establishment and I did not mind staying here for one night in July, but it is difficult to recommend without these warnings: 1. The restaurant is seasonal and only opens August 1st. If you're here before that date, you have to...More

    Thank John S
    Reviewed July 4, 2014

    I loved this place when I visited many years ago. A magical place to be sure...even got to experience an earthquake while I was showering. I would love to return someday. This place was basic but all your needs are met...and I remember a pool...More

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    Venezuela > Andean Region > Merida
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    Los Frailes Hotel Merida
    Venezuela > Andean Region > Merida
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