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El Panchan

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“don muchos”(22 reviews)
“jungle palace”(12 reviews)
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Reviewed 3 January 2017

You go there not because of the luxury of the hotel, luxury of room, luxury is all around you. Howler monkeys in the trees all around, jungle is all around you. One of the best places to stay while being in Palenque. Right there you...More

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Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Absolutely lived our stay at El Panchen! The jungle is so magical. We stayed at jungle palace, it was super cheap and comfortable. We got a private room with a bathroom for 250 pesos but there are much cheaper options also. There are 2 restaurants,...More

1  Thank Kate S
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

You can stay in any ine of the several lodges in El Panchan. They are all pretty affordable and some are straight up cheap. Jungle Palace has rustic bungalows for 150$ per couple (pesos!) and you can enjoy a good meal and live music at...More

2  Thank Cris M
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights in one of the cabinas and it was incredible. They offer a range of cabinas that are either private or more like a dorm. They're probably a bit more on the pricey side of a backpackers budget but the...More

2  Thank KitKatDee
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Although the setting is wonderful the accommodation leaves much to be desired. Dingy buildings with awful decor. The beds were reasonably comfortable. The windows consist of only mosquito sheets so earplugs are essential as the howler monkeys start early!

1  Thank Ross L
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US$3 - US$5 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Palenque
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US$3 - US$5 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Palenque
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Response from Dr_Rebecca_P | Reviewed this property |
Magarita said that they don't have internet connection, and I think phone connections may not be well served. Just like the others we turned up and there was room.
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"there is camping for 30p per night"
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"There are no good rooms."
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"We chose air-condition room for not much more money and were happy we did. We slept with out AC but it was..."
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