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Posada del Abuelito

Calle Tapachula #18, Barrio del Cerrillo, San Cristobal de las Casas, Mexico, Distance from city centre: 1km

Rating: 85% from 12 reviews

  • 86%Atmosphere
  • 86%Staff
  • 88%Security
  • 86%Cleanliness
  • 76%Location
  • 88%Value for money
  • 85%Facilities

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  • Relax athmosphere.
  • 80%
  • 10 Jul 2014 Anonymous New Zealand
  • It´s a bit walk to the main street (10 minutes) but that´s ok. Very nice hostel - a bit like camping - but very cool. They even have a fireplace in the living room as it can gets very cold at night - thick blankets are provided.
  • 77%
  • 23 May 2014 Nathalie Germany
  • Awesome hostel. Everything explained very well on arrival and good tips about good places to eat/drink in town. Nice, social vibe which the staff help to foster. Never a queue for shared baths. Great breakfast! Very quiet at night and the room had shutters which madd it hard to get out of bed as they kept out the light so well! P.S. kitten/puppy loverd might get a nice surprise if they stay here...
  • 89%
  • 29 Mar 2014 Anonymous Ireland
  • Everything was great! Clean rooms, clean bathroom and nice breakfast, very pretty hostel.
  • 89%
  • 11 Mar 2014 Anonymous Mexico
  • Great place... keep up the good work !!! extremely helpful and knowledgeable stuffs. Great breakfast..
  • 100%
  • 29 Dec 2013 Anonymous Canada
  • All the great reviews are right on target - friendly, relaxed atmosphere, incredibly helpful staff, everyone is respectful of rules and each other.
  • 94%
  • 05 Nov 2013 Marilinne USA
  • I loved staying here, it is a very charming hostel, much like a home from the past. The staff were very helpful and friendly.
  • 89%
  • 04 Oct 2013 Anonymous USA
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