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Bela's B&B

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Reviewed 17 September 2016

This is the best B&B you're going to find in San Cristobal. Or Chiapas. Or Mexico. Maybe the world. The moment you step through the big wooden door that leads to Bela's courtyard, you know you're in for a treat. The garden is beautiful, the rooms are cozy and comfortable. Breakfast is fruit, granola, yogurt and fresh-baked bread. Eggs too,... More 

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Reviewed 13 September 2016

Bela makes everyone that comes to her B&B feel right at home. As soon as you enter the door, it is like you are family. Fresh, delicious, and healthy home cooked meals are served daily. There is always great conversation going in the dining room. The garden gets more beautiful every time I go back. Each room has a unique... More 

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Santa Barbara, California
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Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

The most wonderful part of being at Bela's B&B in San Cristobal, Chiapas is that, even though you are far from home, you are at home. That is the kind of warm atmosphere created in this beautiful setting. Bela, and everyone who works at her B&B, make sure that each guest feels special and welcome. The rooms are comfortable, with... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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Reviewed 2 September 2016

I travel to San Cris 1 or 2 times a year and I prefer to only stay at Bela's B&B. It is a place I can relax, sleep well and enjoy other interesting travelers. The beds are SO comfortable, breakfast is 'al gusto' and fresh, the garden is spectacular and the location is within easy walking distance of all the... More 

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San Cristobal de las Casas, Mexico
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Reviewed 31 August 2016

More than just a B&B, Bela and her friends take you in and instantly make you feel like family. Enjoy great conversations with interesting guests around the breakfast table, hang out in the incredible garden patio and watch the hummingbirds, lounge around and read or check out the markets and museums and other spots all within walking distance. Savor Manuela's... More 

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Reviewed 29 August 2016

I absolutely LOVED my stay at Bela's B&B and can't wait to go back. Centrally located, in walking distance to the best markets and restaurants. The property is beautifully adorned with local art and lush gardens. Friendly and helpful staff with cozy rooms and family atmosphere.

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Victoria, British Columbia
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Reviewed 25 August 2016

I stayed at Bela's for 5 weeks while I was studying Spanish in S.C. Bela, Manuela, Terre, Meli - everyone - is super kind and knowledgeable about where to eat, what to see and do. Bela and her team have created a B&B that is a work of art in that every room has art, textiles and furnishings from the... More 

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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Reviewed 14 August 2016

Our family of 4 traveled around Mexico for 4 weeks and agreed that Bela's was by far our favorite place to stay. Bela is charming, well informed, sincere and helpful. She and her wonderful staff have created a beautifully decorated, clean, cozy home for their guests. The breakfasts were delicious, and the dogs were a huge hit with our kids.... More 

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Reviewed 30 July 2016

Bela’s B&B is located in a quiet part of town, yet only 4 blocks away from the Zocalo and very close to the beautiful church and convent of Santo Domingo and its lovely handicrafts market. The whole place and has a welcoming, casual and relaxed atmosphere and is beautifully appointed with Bela’s handpicked local ceramics and textiles. Her little furry... More 

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Reviewed 1 June 2016

I really enjoy being in San Cristobal de Las Casas in Chiapas, Mexico! The community is diverse and possesses a significant level of indigenous population holding true to their unique qualities. The historic indigenous and Hispanic architectural landmarks offer endless glimpses over the past hundreds of years. There truely is more than one can see and do here quickly. If... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bela's B & B is a lovely bed and breakfast centrally located in the historic town of San Cristóbal de Las Casas. At Bela's you are one block from the one walking street, one-half block from the Santa Domingo Church and outdoor artisan market, three blocks from the zocalo/central square and three blocks the other direction from the town marketplace. You have four lovely bedrooms to choose from, all very cozy and homey, with wonderful service. On the courtyard garden there are two bedrooms with views of the garden, one with private bath. Up the terrace there are two bedrooms, each with private bathrooms, with views of the city. The top room has a balcony with a breath-taking view, and the lower room is a suite with a sitting area and king-size bed. We are a family with four adorable dogs, a lovely home and a gorgeous garden. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bela's B&B

Address: Calle Doctor Navarro # 2 | Barrio El Cerrillo, San Cristobal de las Casas 29220, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Southern Mexico > Chiapas > San Cristobal de las Casas
Price Range: $50 - $122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Bela's B&B San Cristobal De Las Casas, Chiapas
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“Ask for either of the three upstairs rooms with great sun exposure.”
 of 5 bubbles mdcavanagh, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The suite with private bathroom is worth every penny”
 of 5 bubbles aleevegaa, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Views from balcony rooms are stunning”
 of 5 bubbles sarahbelle77, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The new suite is great”
 of 5 bubbles tompH62CO, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Get the rooms up on the higher level...I think there is more light there and great views!”
 of 5 bubbles volsNc, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
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