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Mexico City, Mexico
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27 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2012

I mostly agree with all the previous reviewers, except for: - The wireless signal in our room was not good. No navigation possible (I've e-mailed the hotel and they responded immediately saying they'll do something about it). - We didn't get the suggestion to "grab a breakfast of freshly squeezed OJ and queso quesadillas around the corner", but I got... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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4 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2012

The concept of Tubohotel - essentially a capsule-hotel with rooms made of concrete tubing - seemed to promise a unique and memorable experience. So, between that and the general lack of budget options in Tepoztlan (one of the more expensive towns to visit in Mexico), I thought I'd give the place a try. Unfortunately, I can't recommend it. For your... More 

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fredabogado, Owner at Tubohotel, responded to this review

When we first read this review we thought, "oh my, our first bad review." After taking a closer look, I actually recommend these comments if you use rose colored glasses as it highlights our positives - festive town, clean, comfortable, and economical. We are sorry that you cannot recommend our hotel. This is a unique concept that many love, but... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2011

Hearing that there was a hotel with rooms inside construction tubes meant I had to find some way to experience this -- what a cool concept! Happily, the concept delivers on what the idea promises; a step up from a hostel, but not quite a hotel, the Tubohotel offers a degree of privacy in the extremely cozy beds (I slept... More 

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Oaxaca
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2011

Upon reading other tripadvisor reviews I decided to stay at the Tubohotel this past weekend. I was able to make a reservation online with a quick and friendly response. All rooms are 500 pesos, all year round. The hotel is about a mile from the center of the city, close to the highway off ramp. Their website has detailed instructions... More 

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DF
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Reviewed 28 September 2011

Tubohotel is an original option for budget travelers to stay in Tepoztlan. It is clean, convenient and staff is helpful and friendly. Would absolutely recomend as a new experience and as a great option for the budget traveler.

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Mexico City, Mexico
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2011

It is a great option for an adventure weekend. My wife and I spent two nights and got the chance to walk around this magical town. The hotel is very clean; basic but comfortable. The concept is very innovative and can be considered one of the most original "hostels" I´ve ever been. Great prices, good location, friendly personnel.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Airport Transportation
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tubohotel a hostel for young couples in an organic garden in Tepoztlan, Morelos. 20 Huge Tube-rooms, swimming pool, playground and shared bathrooms but with privacy. Free parking and WI-FI connection. A concept based on simplicity, cleanliness and contact with nature. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tubohotel

Address: Glorieta KM 17 Retorno a la Autopista Tepoztlan-Mexiico | Barrio de San Sebastian, Tepoztlan 62520, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Central Mexico and Gulf Coast > Morelos > Tepoztlan
Price Range: RM160 - RM173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
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“It's a bit pricey”
 of 5 bubbles luishY5504YJ, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Take a top tube.”
 of 5 bubbles 447pedrok, 17 Feb 2016 | Read review
“bring mosquito repellent and a mosquito net”
 of 5 bubbles JoelDub, 16 Nov 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are equal. Strangely, the ones in the second level are costlier. The explanation: "They used to have a view. Now they don't, but the rate stayed."”
 of 5 bubbles Tristanderoa, 12 Aug 2014 | Read review
“If you want a tube on the top, 16 and 20 do not get direct sunlight in the morning!”
 of 5 bubbles SteffiGer, 4 Feb 2014 | Read review
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