Gran Hotel Amazonas

San Antonio Abad No. 161Mexico City06800Mexico
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About Gran Hotel Amazonas

Situated in central Mexico City’s Colonia Tránsito area, Gran Hotel Amazonas is just three kilometres from the Aztec civilization exhibits of the famous Templo Mayor Museum. This modern hotel features a speciality restaurant and free covered parking.

The smartly furnished, air-conditioned rooms are equipped with 43-inch cable TVs, DVD players, and free bathroom toiletries. Suites add bathtubs and living areas, while upgraded ones boast chromotherapy Jacuzzis.

Gran Hotel Amazonas has a 24-hour reception area with a full-service tour desk and a front-desk safe. Complimentary wireless Internet can be accessed throughout the hotel.

Open for all-day dining, the on-site Benidorm Restaurant and Bar specialises in traditional Mexican cuisine and also serves wines and other alcoholic beverages. Room service is available for 24 hours a day.

The opulent Palacio de Bellas Artes and the iconic Mirador Torre Latino skyscraper are within three kilometres from the hotel. The historic Chapultepec Castle and the Modern Art Museum are about six kilometres away.


San Antonio Abad No. 161, Mexico City, 06800, Mexico
Telephone: +52(55)57403666 | Fax: +52(55)57401432 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Elevator
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking garage
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Internet
  • Room safe
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Positive Reviews

Highly accessible location

Reviewers indicate that the hotel is conveniently located in Mexico City. The Zocalo Main Square is within walking distance away, as well as various dining options and bars. Travellers like that it is very close to San Antonio Abad metro station, offering direct access to other parts of the city. Moreover, transportation by Uber and taxi is readily available outside the hotel.

Spacious rooms with nice amenities

The rooms are described as generally clean and conveniently large. According to guests, the in-room equipment and furnishings are well-maintained and modern. The beds are also reportedly big and comfortable, which are perfect for a good rest.

Good complimentary breakfast

Given the budget-friendly rates of the accommodations, guests are surprised with the sumptuous complimentary breakfast. Pleasant servings of continental meals are provided, with lots of delectable choices – enough to start the guests’ day right.

Negative Reviews

Some language barrier

Guests have complaints about the staff, especially those at the front desk. They say the receptionists speak little English, which results in miscommunication and difficulty in handling of requests. Reviewers indicate that better training in the language must be implemented.

Frequent noise issues

The sound insulation of the hotel is commented to be rather poor. Travellers frequently hear noises from adjacent rooms, as well as those passing by their rooms. Light sleepers have experienced sleepless nights during their stay.

Spotty Wi-Fi connection

Visitors are disappointed with the Wi-Fi connectivity within the hotel. Although using the Wi-Fi is free of charge, they experience slow and intermittent connection. They even mention that the Internet is almost non-existent in some areas of the hotel.