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    Rossco Backpackers Hostel

    Calle Real de Mexicanos 16, San Cristobal de las Casas 29240, Mexico
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    Overview
    • Excellent55%
    • Very good28%
    • Average10%
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    “fire pit” (8 reviews)
    “cinema room” (5 reviews)
    “private room” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 10 October 2015 via mobile

    So clean and comfortable. The staff are really lovely and helpful. It's in a good spot and the bonfires at night are wicked. There is also the bonus of several cute doggies, a TV room, pool table, hammocks and some grass. I wouldn't stay anywhere...More

    Thank Lily B
    Reviewed 7 October 2015 via mobile

    I stayed 2 nights in this hostel and absolutely loved it there. GOOD - good location close to the market - breakfast included and big kitchen - fireplace at night - terraces where you can chill on hammocks - big dormitory with huge lockers -...More

    Thank Ladit_Lafe
    Reviewed 8 September 2015

    I had an amazing stay at a beautiful and big room at the back of the hostel. They first wanted to put me in one of the private rooms with a shared bathroom, but this room was absolute rubbish, under the roof, with holes in...More

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    Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

    San Cristobal is one of my favorite places in the world. It's absolutely stunning. Rossco's makes it easy for you to explore it all and can do everything from provide recommendations to schedule tours and shuttles. The nighttime bonfire makes it easy to meet other...More

    Thank Sandra G
    Reviewed 4 September 2015 via mobile

    I stayed here a few days and it was a wonderful experience! The staff is friendly and amiable, always willing to help you out! The ambiance its fantastic, every night they turn on a fire and everyone sits around it to chat! The common areas...More

    Thank Oskar M
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    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$12 - US$41 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • San Cristobal de las Casas
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    Room Tips
    "Dorms and private rooms, depending on your budget and preference"
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    "If taking a private room, the roof top one is bigger, has a balcony and windows."
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    "Communal kitchen so cook your own food."
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    "4 bed dom is awesome, it have his own bathroom inside (take the bed upstairs if you can)"
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