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Top Oaxaca Historic Hotels

Palacio Borghese
4 out of 5
Allende 208, Col Centro, Oaxaca, OAX
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4.7/5Exceptional! (266 reviews)

"EXCELLENT LOCATION IN TOWN CENTER STAFF WAS ATTENTIVE, FRIENDLY AND VERY HELPFUL"…"

Reviewed on Mar 22, 2020

Palacio Borghese
Quinta Real Oaxaca
4 out of 5
Calle 5 De Mayo 300, Oaxaca, OAX
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The price is $113 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (747 reviews)

"Beautifully put together room inside an wonderfully preserved and thoughtfully restored 16th century convent. The grounds and gardens were beautiful and immaculately maintained. The staff were attentive, prompt, and courteous. The building itself would be worth visiting as a landmark - staying there ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 22, 2020

Quinta Real Oaxaca
Hotel Azucena
2.5 out of 5
MARTINIANO ARANDA 203, COLONIA CENTRO, Oaxaca, OAX
The price is $38 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (84 reviews)
Recommended

"Very relaxed, homey place. Nothing fancy but very adequate, with a rooftop terrace. Some rooms without windows, though. Staff very friendly and helpful"…"

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2020

Hotel Azucena
Hotel De La Parra
3.5 out of 5
Vicente Guerrero No. 117 Col. Centro, Oaxaca, OAX
The price is $130 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (200 reviews)
Nice hotel with great secluded pool and bar

"Nice hotel with a great secluded pool area with bar. Location is right by the Zocalo, November 20 market and many great bars and restaurants."…"

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2020

Hotel De La Parra
Hotel Casa del Sótano
3.5 out of 5
Tinoco y Palacios 414, Col. Centro, Oaxaca, OAX
The price is $37 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (247 reviews)

"Quiet and respectful of privacy. Great water pressure and lots of hot water."…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Hotel Casa del Sótano
Casa De Sierra Azul
3 out of 5
Hidalgo 1002 Esq Fiallo, Oaxaca, OAX
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The price is $64 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (275 reviews)

"No elevators for weelchair acesS parking very far and unable to take out your car at nite time,"…"

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2020

Casa De Sierra Azul
Hotel Casa Divina Oaxaca
3 out of 5
Xicotencatl No 212, Centro, Oaxaca, OAX
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The price is $47 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (67 reviews)

"Casa Divina is a small hotel with A classic colonial style of rooms around a courtyard. A few blocks from the zocalo with incredibly helpful staff. Always someone on duty that knows English. Breakfast every morning on the rooftop a delight. A treat for our week in Oaxaca."…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

Hotel Casa Divina Oaxaca
City Express Oaxaca
2.5 out of 5
Calz. Niños Heroes de Chapultepec No. 3, Col. Centro, Oaxaca, OAX
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The price is $47 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (490 reviews)
Weekend trip to Oaxaca

"Room was OK, decent and spacious enough for 2 people. Breakfast was good. Staff is friendly. In general, hotel offers a good price-value ratio."…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

City Express Oaxaca
Fiesta Inn Oaxaca
3.5 out of 5
Av. Universidad 140, Ex-Hacienda de Candiani, Oaxaca, OAX
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The price is $60 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (404 reviews)

"Friendly and efficient staff, good attitudes and willingness to help"…"

Reviewed on Jan 11, 2020

Fiesta Inn Oaxaca
Parador Del Dominico
3 out of 5
Pino Suarez 410, Centro, Oaxaca, OAX
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The price is $26 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (501 reviews)

"Excellent hotel and staff. The restaurant El Pipe attached to the hotel was also excellent. Centrally located and just a short taxi ride to the Zocalo."…"

Reviewed on Mar 27, 2020

Parador Del Dominico
La Noria Centro Histórico
3.5 out of 5
Av Hidalgo 918, Oaxaca, OAX
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The price is $41 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (236 reviews)

"Only two blocks from Zocola, which is my favorite place to meander in the evenings. A great place for street music and street dancing. Despite all this activity, our room was extremely quick and very comfortable. We will return to this beautiful historic and small hotel on our next visit to ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2020

La Noria Centro Histórico
Hotel Mision De Los Angeles
3 out of 5
Calzada Porfirio Diaz 102, Col. Reforma, Oaxaca, OAX
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The price is $48 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (707 reviews)

"Hotel is beautifully landscaped on large property, rooms clustered throughout with large pool and outdoor dining area in Centre. Easy 25 minute walk to central area."…"

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2020

Hotel Mision De Los Angeles
Hotel CasAntica
3.5 out of 5
Ave. José María Morelos No. 601, Oaxaca, OAX
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The price is $58 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (694 reviews)

"Exactly as portrayed. Very friendly just lack of English"…"

Reviewed on Mar 27, 2020

Hotel CasAntica
Casa de las Flores Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Allende 416, Oaxaca, OAX
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4.1/5Very Good! (159 reviews)
Great location

"Great location... very nice family that owns the hotel we stayed for 2 nights at the beginning of the trip and 4 at the end"…"

Reviewed on Jan 30, 2020

Casa de las Flores Hotel
Hotel Aitana
3 out of 5
Sabino Crespo 313, Oaxaca, OAX
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The price is $41 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (184 reviews)
Great option in Oaxaca

"The rooms were lovely. Clean and bright. Breakfast was delicious and with many options. Staff was friendly and super helpful with suggestions where to eat. Definitely recommend to stay."…"

Reviewed on Oct 29, 2019

Hotel Aitana
Hotel Marques del Valle
3 out of 5
Portal de Claveria S/N, Centro, Oaxaca, OAX
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The price is $62 per night
4/5Very Good! (288 reviews)

"Great location, friendly staff, would have preferred to have mats beside the bed, bathroom"…"

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2020

Hotel Marques del Valle
Hotel Abu
2.5 out of 5
Murguia 104 Col. Centro, Oaxaca, OAX
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The price is $46 per night
4/5Very Good! (230 reviews)

"So central and clean. We stayed in the junior sweet with street view and the room was amazing."…"

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020

Hotel Abu
Hotel Mayis
2.5 out of 5
Morelos 905 Col. Centro, Oaxaca, OAX
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The price is $36 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (100 reviews)
Basic Accommodations in the Heart of Centro

"If you just need a place to sleep, shower and take a break from walking around beautiful Oaxaca, Hotel Mayis fits the bill. Rooms are a walk up to second floor facing the street. Noise wasn't a problem for us. Rooms are clean and basic. As a Westerner used to a lot of comfort, bed was a bit hard ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 12, 2019

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About Oaxaca Historic Hotels

Visiting new cities can be more than just getting a break from your daily grind, it can also be about understanding the history and culture of an area. One of the best ways to get a feel for the region's culture is to learn about its past. Exploring the region's landmarks or museums is a great beginning, but a stay in a Oaxaca historic hotel can carry you back to another era. Pack your duffel (no need for a time machine) as your Oaxaca landmark hotel awaits.

If These Walls Could Talk

Many of the historic accommodations in Oaxaca transport you to a past era right from the start. With vintage charm and engrossing histories, you'll that these hotels stand apart from other hotels. Thankfully, you won't have to actually live in the past. Although these hotels may be older, they have many up-to-date conveniences to help you take it easy on your stay. You'll notice rooms furnished with a comfy bed and just about everything you may want for a wonderful stay.

Once you've explored the hotel property, you can continue to take in this culturally-rich area by exploring the art museums and well-known landmarks. Undoubtedly, all this exploring can work up an appetite. Feel free to read Expedia's guest reviews for recommendations from other travelers to help make your Oaxaca visit wonderful. You can also ask your hotels' concierge to recommend where the local areas to enjoy a cocktail or breakfast in Oaxaca are.

Reserve Your Oaxaca Historic Hotel

If you are looking to get the most from your Oaxaca visit, staying in one of these vintage hotels will elevate your experience in this historic city. With Expedia having 311 of these one-of-a-kind lodgings to choose from. Rates on these Oaxaca historic hotels range from $26 to . You are sure to discover at a great rate. However, like the historical locations you're exploring, these deals won't last forever. Book soon to get a place in one of these unique properties.

Frequently asked questions

What should a history enthusiast expect from a trip to Oaxaca?
During a vacation in Oaxaca, historians and history enthusiasts alike may want to plan a visit to the cathedral. While you’re visiting, check out the museums and art scene. You can also discover the festivals during your vacation in this culturally rich area.
What's the best accommodation in Oaxaca that's close to historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, Quinta Real Oaxaca is a top 4-star historic hotel bookable on Expedia and it offers a restaurant. Church of Santo Domingo de Guzman is a short walk away. Other choices close to historic sites include Hotel CasAntica and Hotel Aitana.
How many historical hotels are located in Oaxaca?
In Oaxaca, there are 311 hotel accommodations bookable on Expedia, including 125 hotels designated as historic or close to historic sites.
What are the top historical places and other sights to visit in Oaxaca?
Oaxaca is notable for its cathedral and landmarks like Church of Santo Domingo de Guzman, Monte Alban, and House of Juarez Museum. Cultural venues include Auditorio Guelaguetza, Museum of Oaxacan Painters, and Macedonio Alcala Theater. Other popular sights include Oaxaca Cathedral and Zocalo Square.
What is a historic hotel like in Oaxaca?
When you choose a historic hotel, you’ll sleep in a building that has a national historic designation. A palace, castle, stately home or even a lodge, pub, or skyscraper can be considered a historic hotel provided that it has special significance. Traditional architecture and period features are often preserved in the public spaces and guestrooms of these historic hotels in Oaxaca, giving a real sense of character.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
“Heritage hotel” is a term often used in Asia and Europe, while “historic hotel” is a term often used in the U.S. though overall the terms are quite similar. The architecture and actual building of a historic hotel tends to be what’s most significant. For a heritage hotel, it’s often the cultural value as well as how it influenced the community.
Do historic hotels in Oaxaca have modern facilities?
Hotels include modern conveniences and safety features you expect to find, though efforts have been made to preserve treasured traditions and historic facades. Smart TVs, WiFi, updated bathroom facilities, and the popular amenities found at a contemporary hotel will be available in a historic hotel. Rest assured that when you select a historic hotel in Oaxaca, you won’t find yourself staying at a place that’s uncomfortable for guests or simply rundown.

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