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Cancun, Mexico
Reviewed 22 February 2016

The location is ideal, not far from the main streets at downtown. The service is great, the day receptionist is very welcoming. The room is cozy, super clean and the bed is comfortable. The breakfast is amazing, they even asked me what I wanted next. I will come back and recommend to everyonw

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Queretaro City, Mexico
Reviewed 4 March 2014

We were very satisfied with our stay in Hotel Balam. The hotel has an excellent location in a quiet street and all the important places are within 5-10 minutes walking distance. The price was very o.k. for what we got. The room was quite small but big enough for what we needed and it was very clean. The only inconvenience...

2Thank Lenka M
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 20 January 2013

Highly recommended - this hotel was a significantly better value than similar properties, and a very pleasant stay. The location is great - just a few blocks from the main plaza, but quiet at night. My room did not have an exterior window, but it opened onto the bright inner lobby, which seemed appropriate given the price. The room was...

3Thank theabk
San Miguel de Allende
Reviewed 17 April 2012

My husband and I found this delightful small hotel by walking around the neighborhood of the Real Guadalupe walkway. It was extremely clean and quiet, good value, with friendly, helpful management. We would definitely return.

1Thank Meredith M
Munich, Germany
Reviewed 31 August 2011

My boyfriend and me found this place shopping around in San Cristobal de las Casas. We were visiting about 10 different hostels and hotels in order to find a good budget place. The Balam Hotel was the very best option for our budget. This hotel is a little jewel, only five minutes walking distance to the center. The place is...

4Thank furthertwotravel

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
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  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Hotel Balam

Address: Calle Ejercito Nacional 34, San Cristobal de las Casas 29220, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Southern Mexico > Chiapas > San Cristobal de las Casas
Price Range: ₹ 2,005 - ₹ 3,007 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Balam 2.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“For a quieter room, stay away from the stairway.”
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