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Reviewed 25 April 2015 via mobile

By far the worst hostel traveled in all central South America Europe and China. Water ran out in showers Power shortages Kitchen advertised - fridge doesn't work, no soap for cleaning & covered in ants Prices doubled as to advertised price on arrival. Vomit in all sinks in mornings Toilets also covered in urine until around 930am No toilet paper...

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5Thank Nat_nomadd
Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 18 January 2015

We arrived with a recent price quote from the internet and when we spoke to the Seniora of this place she ruthlessly jacked our camping price from 40 pesos to 70 pesos per person. She seemed super irritated that we didn't speak Spanish and I found out from another camper who happened to speak Spanish and English that he was...

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Reviewed 1 January 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights, we booked online for a private room for a good cheap rate. When we arrived we were told we had to pay more as it was high season, I refused to pay the full price but still had to pay more than I wanted (I def would not stay there for full price). Rooms...

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Thank Rochelle F
Reviewed 27 December 2014

This place is very run down. It's in a good location but trying to get a good nights rest is very difficult. The rooms are very hot. The music is too loud. With broken windows in most rooms and cracked walls mosquitoes get in and buzz around all night. The owners of this hostel are very very frugal/cheap. The linen...

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Thank Ron R
Reviewed 8 December 2014

The hostel is not clean and its look like nobody own the place.. the rooms are broken,many times there no water in the bathrooms at all, the property is big but without any light so you need a flash light.. and the owner is very cheap and not kind.. i recommend to go somewhere else like i did but after...

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Lismore, Australia
Reviewed 29 July 2014

This Hostel is a great place to stay, right near one of the most beautiful beaches you'll ever see in your life it has it all. A great bar, loads of accommodation, food. fun, facilities!!! i went here not having an idea of how long id stay and ended up being there for weeks :)

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Antigua, Guatemala
Reviewed 2 April 2014

We camped here for a night and it was great. They have a big garden in the back. For 50 pesos per person we had access to the kitchen, bathrooms, showers, and swimming pool! The location is the best part of this place, since its right next to the carrizalillo beach. Friendly staff too! Kitchen was a bit dirty, but...

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Thank Udisku
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
Reviewed 19 March 2014

I have no words to explain that place, it's amazin, beautiful garden, nice staff, it's a good place to chill, everythings there are good, like the reception , swimmingpool, kitchen and the garden at the back yard, this ir the best place in puerto. really close to the most beautiful beach in puerto "CARRIZALILLO".

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1Thank Martin C
Puerto Escondido, Mexico
Reviewed 18 March 2014

My friend and I dropped our anchors here, simply because its beautiful, comfy, gd location, down to earth staff & gd prices. At the back of the hostel you will find the highlight . Well maintained garden, complemented with a swimming pool and nice chillout area, for your total relaxtion.

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Reviewed 18 March 2014 via mobile

From a day it ended up staying for a month in hostal shalom which is very near every beach in Puerto, but still if you don t feel like walking you can always stay by the pool, staff is really friendly and helpfull, I recommend this hostel to everyone. Shalom.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hostal Shalom is a contemporary, fun and friendly hostal located in one of the most spectacular parts of Puerto Escondido. Next to the stunning Playa Carrizalillo, a beautiful beach perfect for snorkelling, swimming or taking surf lessons. Surf lessons and board rental can be arranged at our reception. The hostal regularly hosts live music and DJ's. We also have a 24 hour bar!!!We can cater to all group sizes and have discounts for long term stays.We are great value for money with accommodation options to suit your every need. Our fun and chilled out atmosphere is why people always return to us and our friendly and warm staff are always around to help. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostal Shalom

Address: Blvd Benito Juarez 4082 | Fracc Rinconada, Puerto Escondido, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Southern Mexico > Oaxaca > Puerto Escondido
Price Range: $3 - $16 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 27
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“Cabinas are new and really nice”
 of 5 bubbles Nightlife1981, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Wi-fi works best in rooms near reception. Get local business' passwords and enjoy the quieter rooms in back”
 of 5 bubbles edwardt203, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“The Rooms further in the back are calm”
 of 5 bubbles Arne0001, 13 Feb 2016 | Read review
“the best rooms are the cabanas, because the weather there is most confortable than the others rooms”
 of 5 bubbles MartinC592, 19 Mar 2014 | Read review
“There are different rooms, depends on yr budget.”
 of 5 bubbles scibrob76, 18 Mar 2014 | Read review
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