City Express Ciudad De Mexico Alameda Hotel - Mexico City

ex. Howard Johnson Alameda

Revillagigedo 23Cp 06050, Mexico City, Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico, 06050  show map
 3 stars
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City Express Ciudad De Mexico Alameda Hotel - Mexico City

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

Parking

MXN 80 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Coffee shop

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Editorial review:

This hotel has a great location across from the new Museo de Artes Populares. Just down the street is the Teatro Metropolitán. The bustling lobby is adorned with Mexican crafts, as are the rooms. The rooms are plain but well-kept. The staff is great and accustomed to dealing with foreigners, particularly French and Germans.

Verified Reviews:

  • Airconditioning didn't work - Staff was extremely nice - Decor was modern
  • Outdated decor - Coffee available all day - Surrounded by good restaurants
  • Beds are ok - No minibar - Tv with plenty of cable channels
  • Good breakfast - Wireless internet works properly - Would recommend
  • Wonderful location - Good rooms - Nice prices

Overview

The 3-star City Express Ciudad De Mexico Alameda Hotel is located in busy Mexico City, minutes away from National Museum of Anthropology, Zocalo Square and Alameda Central. The hotel was opened in 1985, renovated in 2005 and is housed in a 10-storey building.

Located in a shopping area close to Metropolitan Cathedral of Mexico City subway station as well as a cathedral and a palace in Mexico City. The property is located within a 30-minute walk to the center of Mexico City.

The venue is notable for the prime location within a 10-minute drive to Benito Juarez International airport.

Rooms

City Express Ciudad De Mexico Alameda Hotel offers 112 guestrooms appointed with climate control, a personal safe, an iron with ironing board, a pantry and flat-screen TV with all the sights of Mexico City within easy access. They feature bathrooms with a bathtub, a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

A day at City Express Ciudad De Mexico Alameda Hotel begins with a free breakfast. Guests can dine at Meson del Cid and Hong King located within a 5-minute walk of the property.

Services

The on-site comforts include a storage room, an elevator and a car park.

Relax

Active guests will benefit from a gym and a fitness center available on the premises.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at MXN 80 per day.

Number of floors:   10.  Number of rooms:   112.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Coffee shop

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Projector
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Hi-Fi
  • Telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  1 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no cribs provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Revillagigedo 23Cp 06050, Mexico City, Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico, 06050

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City Center
  • Mexico City
    1.3 mi
Airports
Underground stations
  • Juárez
    700 ft
  • Hidalgo
    1700 ft
Restaurants
  • Meson del Cid (cuisine: Spanish)
    900 ft
  • Julio's (cuisine: Mexican)
    1000 ft
Beaches
  • Riviera Maya
    1.1 mi
  • Playa Chileno
    1.1 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  1 pm
  • Number of floors:
    10
  • Number of rooms:
    112

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Rooms and availability

City Express Ciudad De Mexico Alameda photos Exterior Hotel information
Standard Single Room
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  • Room size:

    220 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Double beds, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Standard|Double

City Express Ciudad De Mexico Alameda Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Angel de la Independencia2300 ft
  • Revolution Monument3000 ft
  • Zocalo (plaza de la constitucion)4300 ft

Places of interest

  • La Ciudadela Market1700 ft
  • San Juan Market2300 ft
  • MIDE2700 ft
  • Mexico Arena3700 ft
  • Plaza Garibaldi3700 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Latin American Tower2000 ft

Museums

  • Popular Art Museum400 ft
  • The Museum of Fine Arts1400 ft
  • Palace of Fine Arts1700 ft
  • Franz Meyer Museum1700 ft
  • Palacio de Bellas Artes1700 ft
  • Museum of San Carlos2700 ft
  • Tequila and Mezcal Museum3300 ft

Parks

  • Central Alameda1000 ft

Underground stations

  • Juárez400 ft
  • Hidalgo1400 ft
  • Bellas Artes1700 ft
  • San Juan de Letrán1700 ft
  • Balderas2300 ft
  • Salto del Agua2700 ft
  • Allende3000 ft
  • Cuauhtémoc3700 ft
  • Isabel la Católica3700 ft
  • Revolución4000 ft
  • Metropolitan Cathedral of Mexico City4300 ft
  • Doctores4300 ft
  • Guerrero4300 ft

Local attractions

  • National Palace 5300 ft
    Avenida Pino Suarez, Corregidora esquina Guatemala, Mexico City
  • Reforma 2221.0 mi
    Paseo de la Reforma 222, Mexico City
  • Riviera Maya1.1 mi
    Mexico
  • Museo del Templo Mayor1.0 mi
    Seminario 8, Mexico City
  • Antiguo Colegio de San Ildefonso1.1 mi
    Mexico CityMexico

Near the hotel

  • Museo de Arte Popular200 ft
    Revillagigedo 11, Mexico City
  • Museo Mural Diego Rivera1200 ft
    Colon 7, Mexico City
  • Franz Mayer Museum 1800 ft
    Alemada Central, Mexico City
  • Historic Center 1900 ft
    Mexico CityMexico
  • Museo Memoria y Tolerancia800 ft
    Plaza Juarez, Centro Historico, Mexico City
  • Palacio de Bellas Artes1900 ft
    Avenida Juarez y Eje Central s/n, Mexico City
  • Iglesia de San Hipolito1800 ft
    Avenida Hidalgo, 107, Mexico City

Restaurants nearby

  • Meson del Cid900 ft

    Address: Humboldt 61, Col. Centro
    Phone: 5521.6998

    64% likes this, based on 36 reviews
    Cuisine: Spanish
    Price Range: USD 25 - USD 40

  • Hong King1200 ft

    Address: Calle Dolores 25

    Cuisine: Chinese

  • Salon Victoria1500 ft

    Address: Calle Lopez, 43
    Phone: (52)(55)55124340

    81% likes this, based on 36 reviews
    Cuisine: Mexican

  • Julio's1000 ft

    Address: 2nd of Cristobal Colon 56
    Phone: (744) 485-3289

    52% likes this, based on 6 reviews
    Cuisine: Mexican

  • L'Albufera Restaurant1300 ft

    Address: Paseo de la Reforma No. 1
    Phone: 128 5000

    70% likes this, based on 7 reviews

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  1 pm
  • Number of floors:
    10
  • Number of rooms:
    112

Hotel Awards

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Cities nearby
  • Tlalnepantla de Baz hotels - 14 km
  • Naucalpan de Juarez hotels - 13 km
  • San Juan Teotihuacan hotels - 43 km
  • Metepec hotels - 54 km
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  • Ecatepec de Morelos hotels - 21 km
  • Tlalnepantla (Morelos) hotels - 14 km
  • Teotihuacan hotels - 40 km
  • State of Mexico hotels - 1 km
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City Express Ciudad De Mexico Alameda Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at City Express Ciudad De Mexico Alameda

Average guest rating

7.6out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 182 reviews

Rating by category:

Rooms
9.5
Service
8.0
Value
9.0

Guest reviews

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    Clean rooms and good location. Great restaurant downstairs.

    Hard beds, no hall lights on our floor, so very dark.

  • Single
    6.2

    lack of air conditioning and refrigerator, small breakfast (continental)

  • Group of friends
    3.8

    the location

    the rooms, too small and no air conditioner!!! It's supposed to be a 4 star Hotel and I would rate it as a 2 star max.

  • Older travelers
    8.4

    The friendIinnes of all the staf. Always ready to help of advice.

    The only amplesant situation was the renovations that are being done at the present time. Once they finished will look very smart..

  • Older travelers
    5.8

    Bed are clean and comfy. Staff is nice and helpful.

    The hotel is under major renovations. Can hear a bit of noise from other people's rooms. The rooms are a bit spartan, no hair dryer, no iron, maybe it will be a good place after the renovations.

  • Single
    7.0

    The doormen and front desk help were very kind. The room itself was very clean and the location was great.

    The bed was very stiff but not unmanageable. The construction on the 2nd floor and next door were quite loud, but it usually didn´t begin before 10 in the morning and always ended by nightfall. The room was a bit pricey but it was comfortable, all in all.

  • Group of friends
    5.8

    Good location.

    It had been acquired by HoJo's from the time we made the reservation to the time we arrived. We've stayed at the hotel under its previous name and recognized it but it had the Howard Johnson's name on it. Lobby was being redone & assume the rest of the hotel will be renovated soon. We did not receive the price we were quoted and the increase was not justified as the room was noisey and there was no air conditioning. Had we been charged the price quoted I would not have complained as we've stayed there before and know that the hotel decor was not one of it's strong points....but the location is. I had plans to contact Booked.net regarding the discrepancy. but have not had the time to do it since returning.

  • Family with children
    5.4

    It was cheap and had a convenient location for the metro as well as major parts of city.

    The way the free continental breakfast was managed through coupons that you had to go pick up every day for the next morning was annoying. Although we booked the hotel through Booked.net, the credit card used on the website was not accepted at the hotel (American Express). American express has a closed system that does not allow the changing exchange rates to affect the total cost but since we had to pay through Visa, the cost through Booked.net was shown to be us$306 but we ended up paying $355.96!

  • Couple
    5.4

    Our second room was fine (view on the street).

    Construction in the hotel, very noisy during the day. Breakfast is very light.

  • Single
    8.2

    Its location!

    Better communications (telephone & internet) facilities plus small refrigerator could make the stay even better

  • Family with children
    7.4

    The hotel has a great location, all kind of things to do around, Mexico City just wonderful.

    First night was really noisy some guys next door were having a party and the hotel staff didn't do that much to avoid it .We also booked it online for $38 per night, stayed 2 nights, they convert to peso(1026) when according to the web site should be (912 pesos) . They explained to us that they are using an exchange rate of 13.5 for Booked.net. This is much more money than the actual exchange rate of 11.70. That makes you feel disappointed

  • Family with children
    5.8

    fair for the price (you cant expect more for this price) , nice hotel staff, location very central

    poor breakfast, a bit noisy hotel

  • Group of friends
    6.4

    Great location

    Room looks nothing like the pictures on website. Rooms were cleaned after 5PM each day. Beds were very hard.

  • Single
    5.4

    locaton is nice

    noise from bar downstair. I booked it online for $32 per night, stayed 3 nights and half day, they should charge me $112, however, they insisted to convert to peso(>1550). That means the exchage rate was 13.8. This is way too high than the usual exchange rate of 12.3. I have been traveling internationall quite a lot and booked hotel in USA, check out always in USA dollar too.

  • Couple
    7.8

    Nice stuff, great location.

    A little bit noicy - street and other guests.

How to reach hotel

hotel City Express Ciudad De Mexico Alameda Hotel - Mexico City Mexico City location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Revillagigedo 23Cp 06050, Mexico City, Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico, 06050

Get directions
City Center
  • Mexico City
    1.3 mi
Airports
Underground stations
  • Juárez
    700 ft
  • Hidalgo
    1700 ft
Restaurants
  • Meson del Cid (cuisine: Spanish)
    900 ft
  • Julio's (cuisine: Mexican)
    1000 ft
Beaches
  • Riviera Maya
    1.1 mi
  • Playa Chileno
    1.1 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  1 pm
  • Number of floors:
    10
  • Number of rooms:
    112

Hotel Awards

MexicanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedMexico CityCity Express Ciudad De Mexico Alameda

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Family Hotels in Mexico

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