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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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    Traveller (169)
    Dining (31)
    Room & Suite (15)
    • Excellent85%
    • Very good11%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Multilingual Staff
    Free Parking
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 6 July 2015

    Puerta Vieja is genuinely the most wonderful place I have ever stayed. Traveled here in May with my sister- and our two night stay quickly turned into a two week stay- with a very teary goodbye at the end to all of the beautifully wonderful...More

    Thank clcaruana
    Reviewed 20 June 2015 via mobile

    Great big friendly mega backpacker hostal. Lots of Europeans, Israelis and South Americans partying hard in San Cristobal aka Mexican Camden Town/Newtown. Good bar, nice bonfire and breakfasts too. But tatty and very noisy streetside rooms, also the current volunteer staff not always that knowledgeable...More

    Thank jmckie
    Reviewed 18 June 2015 via mobile

    I had a fantastic time at this hostel. The owner, Danny, and staff were extremely helpful and friendly. I felt at home in this hostel's gorgeous garden, kitchen, bar, and chill space. The (real mattresses) beds were comfortable and equipt with a locker per person....More

    Thank Alison S
    Reviewed 2 June 2015 via mobile

    For starters I volunteered here. I've been sweeping my way from Mexico down to Costa Rica, and having made it here I can affirm without hesitation, this place is a backpackers haven for escape and socializing all in one. Spacious with unspeakably sweet staff. I'd...More

    Thank Andrew W
    Reviewed 2 June 2015 via mobile

    This was a very nice surprise after going to a few dodgy places. Daniel and the owners are amazing. Really friendly, good English and helpful in every possible way. The breakfast is unbelievable, a lot more than hostel quality! They even have a chef that...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • 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 >
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    • San Cristobal de las Casas
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    Traveller (169)
    Dining (31)
    Room & Suite (15)
    Hotel & Grounds (108)
    Family and Play Areas (35)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
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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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