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    Puerta Vieja Hostel

    Calle Diego de Mazariegos 23 | Barrio de La Merced, San Cristobal de las Casas 29240, Mexico
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    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          US$17
          US$14
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          US$17
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          Traveller (163)
          Dining (29)
          Room & Suite (15)
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          Overview
          • Excellent86%
          • Very good11%
          • Average2%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible0%
          Travellers talk about
          “fire pit” (10 reviews)
          “pizza night” (3 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
          Bar/Lounge
          Multilingual Staff
          Free Parking
          Pool
          Restaurant
          Room Service
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          Posada del Abuelito
          313 reviews
          #2 of 86 B&Bs / Inns in San Cristobal de las Casas
           
          Iguana Hostel
          339 reviews
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          Le Gite del Sol
          321 reviews
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          244 reviews
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          21 - 25 of 480 reviews

          Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

          The best hostel I've ever stayed at. Everything is just perfect: the location, the rooms, the staff, the free breakfast! There is a nice garden outdoor area with a fireplace and a bar in the garden where u can easily meet other people. Everybody was...More

          Thank Anne A
          Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

          We stayed here for 2 nights in private shared bathroom, and wish we had more time! The rooms are huge! The beds are really comfrtable, the commen aera is really nice with a pingpong table, nice breakfast, nice and helpfull staff! Highly reccomend! We have...More

          Thank מעיין כ
          Reviewed 12 November 2016

          We fell in love with this place in the first moment! the rooms are really good the bathroom are clean and nice but this is not the important part! The atmosphere of this place is just amazing. we had so much fun sitting in the...More

          Thank talifeinm
          Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

          The most comfortable bed I've had in Mexico. Big dorms but heaps of room, huge lockers and curtains around your bunk. Very friendly and helpful staff. A couple of blocks to the centre. Really good breakfast. Lovely garden out the back and most nights there...More

          Thank sezmac1
          Reviewed 4 November 2016

          This hostel is run with the perfect balance between professional and relaxed that can only come from staff who are both suited to and like what they do. The vibe caters to whatever you want from a hostel, be it loud or quiet. The perfect...More

          Thank w4nderw0nder
          Posada del Abuelito
          313 reviews
          #2 of 86 B&Bs / Inns in San Cristobal de las Casas
           
          Iguana Hostel
          339 reviews
          #2 of 102 Speciality lodging in San Cristobal de las Casas
           
          Le Gite del Sol
          321 reviews
          #20 of 72 hotels in San Cristobal de las Casas
           
          Hostal el Rincon de los Camellos
          244 reviews
          #4 of 102 Speciality lodging in San Cristobal de las Casas
           
          About
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          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Things to do
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$13 - US$24 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Number of rooms
          • 8
          • Reservation Options
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          • Location
          • Mexico >
          • Southern Mexico >
          • Chiapas >
          • San Cristobal de las Casas
          • Also Known As
          • Puerta Vieja Hostel San Cristobal De Las Casas, Chiapas
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          Traveller (163)
          Dining (29)
          Room & Suite (15)
          Hotel & Grounds (104)
          Family and Play Areas (35)
          Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
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          Room Tips
          "Rooms upstairs and away from the hostel bar are quieter."
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          "Best dorm in the terrace"
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          "Although the dorms are great, the private rooms on the second level are the best ive had in a hostel (minus a..."
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          "I think all rooms face the street, so expect it to be a little noisy."
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