Ponce Journals

Ponce, Puerto Rice

A March 2005 trip to Ponce by salomelovesjohn

Quote: This is about my trip to Puerto Rico with a friend who had lived there.

Melia Hotel

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Hotel | "Hotel Melia Ponce"

Ponce is lovely; it has the colonial charm without the traffic of old San Juan. This being said, I was terribly excited when we arrived late Thursday night. Unfortunately, the hotel didn't meet my expectations. We paid approximately $100 for our room, and assuming it would be fine, didn't check it out firsthand. What a mistake! I've stayed in hotels in Europe, Africa, and the Middle East, so please don't think I'm being unduly harsh, but the room was dirty. Specifically, some of the linens were stained, the bathroom needed a deep cleaning (the tile grout was dirty and there was visible dirt and dust), and the furniture was from the 1950s, but it lacked all retro appeal because it was so s...Read More

Member Rating 1 out of 5 on April 7, 2005

Melia Hotel
Ponce, Puerto Rico
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