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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“private room”(17 reviews)
“hot water”(17 reviews)
“mayan medicine”(2 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Multilingual Staff
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
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Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately we only stayed here very short, wished we could have stayed longer. Really nice place with friendly staff, clean rooms and nice common areas. There was breakfast from 03 in the morning which was perfect for us since we had to leave early with...More

Thank marcy1293
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Was on a very busy trip for our nonprofit with a lot of stress and stayed at Posada del Abuelito for five nights. The place is very sweet, away from the hustle and bustle of the downtown Andadores, but in easy walking distance. It's clean...More

Thank reisenelisa1
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Spent 5 nights in San Cristobal at PDA. Smallish hostel but very social which I think is facilitated by the varied common areas including a nice room with a fireplace for the cold nights. Breakfast was good and available from 7am to 10:30. Very pleasant...More

1  Thank peter.craig
Reviewed 6 February 2017

This is seriously the cutest, coziest, sweetest little hostel I have ever stayed in! I fell in love! The staff is super helpful and multilingual, especially Chon and Marcos. Breakfast is included and it was great! Toast with homemade jam, scrambled eggs, fresh fruit and...More

1  Thank LaSirenita7
Reviewed 17 January 2017

I've initially planned to stay just a few days... ended up becoming an expert of this place trying almost all rooms :) Posada del Abuelito has been one of my favorite places in Mexico. Helpful and friendly staff, beautiful furnishings, we had a few movie...More

1  Thank Corinne R
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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Price range
US$14 - US$16 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$14 - US$16 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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Traveller (122)
Room & Suite (36)
Dining (7)
Family and Play Areas (8)
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Judith H
29 October 2015|
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Response from Simonabuelito | Property representative |
Hello Judith, We recommend you the room number #7 even all the rooms are under our rule of silence from 10PM/7AM. See you soon, Regards
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Chiarahux
24 April 2015|
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Response from Simonabuelito | Property representative |
Buenos días Chiara, Gracias por pensar en la Posada Del Abuelito para su próxima estancia en San Cristóbal de Las Casas. Para esas fechas tenemos cuartos disponibles, con baño privado o compartido y de hecho todos están en... More
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"Double private"
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"Not sure what to put here, except that I just realized I forgot to leave a tip for the cleaning staff! Leave..."
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"All rooms are good"
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"Many backpackers go there and use their dorms. I opted for a private room w/bath as I had to work and keep..."
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