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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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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent85%
    • Very good11%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Multilingual Staff
    Free Parking
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    Reviewed 25 October 2016

    I really, truly enjoyed my stay at this hostel. The beds were super comfortable, bathrooms were nice and clean, and plenty of outdoor/indoor spaces to chill. Friday night we had a lot of fun around the bonfire with free cocktails and cheap beers, and then...More

    Thank cgrimm21
    Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

    This hostel has such a great atmosphere. It has so many social spaces such as a lounge and a huge garden with loads of chairs, a campfire and hammocks. The rooms are super clean and so are the toilets and showers. It's also in a...More

    Thank Freya F
    Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

    If you are looking to have a great social life from your hostel than this is perfect! Also if you are looking for value for money, clean and comfy beds and hot showers this is also for you! We stayed in a private room and...More

    Thank Lucy R
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    Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

    Probably the best hostel I stayed, for sure in Mexico! Great atmosphere & friendly, the stuff are amazing, always helpful! And the facilities are great, especially the beds � the best place to stay if you're in San Cristobál!

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    Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

    This is not just a hostel, it's a family. I haven't met anyone here who hasn't extended their stay! Central location, comfy beds, awesome free breakfast, free cocktail night, bonfire in the garden. This place has everything! Highly recommended :)

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    • Top amenities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$14 - US$26 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Southern Mexico >
    • Chiapas >
    • San Cristobal de las Casas
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    Traveller (169)
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    Room & Suite (15)
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    Family and Play Areas (35)
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    "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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