La Casa del Tio
La Casa del Tio is recommended by Lonely Planet, Let,s Go and other travel guides because it has a great location, cleanliness, security and good value.
Those characteristics are the keys of success of this small hostel and bed & breakfast located inside the historic Guanajuato, a few steps of the Teatro Juarez, el Jardin and the best museums in town.
Furthermore, for your own protection, this hostel is one of the few business legally operating, member of the Mexican Hostel Association.
The hostels cheaper accommodations are in the second floor and the Bed and Breakfast in the first. All the costumers have free access to the hostel wireless network, the kitchen, laundry and orientation services from the friendly staff and owners. They also offer tours and transportation services from the bus terminal or airport for an extra fee. If you arrive by car there is a protected paid parking nearby. Additionally, to make your stay more comfortable, this hostel also has a Sushi restaurant for lunch and dinner time. Once a week they have a special of two items for the price of one. However the best place its the rooftop and the amazing view of the Historic Center and mountains.
La Casa del Tio is in so great location than filmmakers have used the surroundings since the time of Brigitte Bardot (Viva Maria) to Antonio Banderas blockbuster Once Upon a Time in Mexico. In addition the hostel accommodations are in the only Art Deco building in Guanajuato. So... book right now La Casa del Tio and taste the real life of Guanajuato!
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 hour reception
- 24 hour security
- Airport transfers
- Bicycle hire
- Bicycle parking
- Breakfast Included
- Cable TV
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Currency exchange
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Free Wifi
- House Keeping
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- Mini Supermarket
- Non Smoking
- Outdoor Terrace
- Safety Deposit Box
- Taxes included
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels Included
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
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Comming from the bus station: take a bus heading towards mercado Hidalgo (Hidalgo market) or centro (downtown), get off in mercado Hidalgo bus stop. From mercado Hidalgo (Juarez street) walk up hill towards plaza de La paz (la paz square, 10 min.). From plaza de la paz head to jardin union (union garden, sopea street), you need to find the paralel street of sopea, Cantarranas street, ask for teatro principal. From teatro pricipal looking towards the street take a left and walk 50 meters (1 min.), you'll find La Casa Del To in the right side of the street,
Take a bus to mercado Hidalgo. From mercado HIdalgo walk to plaza de la paz, cross jardin union and find teatro principal in cantarranas street, la casa del tio is 1 min. away.
A taxi ride would cost about $ 45 pesos (around US$4). Ask for Teatro principal
La Casa del Tio is sorounded by the city's cultural landmarks and historic sites such as Jardin de la Union, Teatro Juarez, funicular to Pipila monument, the University of Guanajuato and the most important colonial churches.
Also near by are the most exiting bars and clubs of this Guanajuato students city, you can ask our front desk crew for information and usefull tips.
Spanish language schools and budget restaurants are also near by.