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    Rossco Backpackers Hostel

    Calle Real de Mexicanos 16, San Cristobal de las Casas 29240, Mexico
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          Overview
          • Excellent56%
          • Very good28%
          • Average10%
          • Poor4%
          • Terrible2%
          Travellers talk about
          “fire pit” (8 reviews)
          “cinema room” (5 reviews)
          “private room” (11 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
          Non-Smoking Rooms
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          2.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 3 April 2015

          Due to illness we stayed a lot longer than planned and in four different rooms/dorms. Staff are friendly and keep place spotless. Good breakfast, hot showers, lots of blankets, hammocks, cinema room, cute dogs roaming about, pool table, tours, fire pit, close to the centre,...More

          Thank Ardillitarojita
          Reviewed 27 March 2015 via mobile

          We arrived at this hostel from Palenque in the evening. The hostel is located relatively close to most things in San Cristobal and offer tours to canyons, lakes, ruins, waterfalls and Guatemala. Every evening there's a small fire around the communal area which is a...More

          Thank SamMagham
          Reviewed 5 March 2015 via mobile

          Super clean, really good free breakfast, great amenities; kitchen, cinema room, computer, plenty of bathrooms with warm showers, and a lovely vibe that attracts beautiful people. I think all travelers would enjoy staying here. Best night sleep.

          Thank thebarefootbackpackr
          Reviewed 31 January 2015

          My wife and I stayed here in January 2015 for a few nights. The hostel seems to cater to backpackers and anything on 2 wheels, in fact you get a free night (dorm) or discount (on private room) if you're on a bike or motorcycle....More

          Thank L84TOFF
          Reviewed 6 January 2015

          excellent location, lovely cabin-like private rooms, nice atmosphere, bonfires, nice staff, tour arrangement, beautiful common areas with garden, kitchen and movie room. the only thing would keep me from coming back is that they own a Rottweiler who they say is not aggressive but barks...More

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          Iguana Hostel
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          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Laundry Service
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          • US$19 - US$33 (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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