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  • Excellent84%
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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“private room”(17 reviews)
“hot water”(17 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Multilingual Staff
Free Parking
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Reviewed 27 January 2015 via mobile

I've been to over 30 countries and posada del abuelito is without a doubt the best hostel I've stayed in. It's so well organized, it doesn't even make sense! The family and the staff that run it are WONDERFUL, the breakfast is amazing. The fireplace...More

1  Thank Frestonian90
Reviewed 20 January 2015

We stayed here for a week over Christmas and were extremely happy to find such a beautiful place for the money we paid. This place is absolutely GREAT value! We had a smallish private room but it was lovely and the shared bathrooms (which my...More

1  Thank Ian M
Reviewed 11 January 2015

One of the best hostels I have visited. It has a full kitchen, with a beautiful stove/oven, a delicious breakfast, comfortable lounging areas, and beautiful landscaping. The internet is fast and the hostel is always clean. The showers are HOT! I would stay here again...More

Thank Jill W
Reviewed 7 January 2015

I stayed for about a week in the mixed dormitory. I super recommend it. I loved everything about this posada: -The people who work here! Everyone is kind and welcoming. Probably the best part about this great place -The beds were extremely comfortable (yeah! in...More

1  Thank Saki S
Reviewed 16 December 2014 via mobile

Best hostel I stayed in in Mexico. Breakfast was above average! Great coffee, delicious jam, and even eggs provided! Felt very home-y and staff very helpful. Marco offers a number of interestig activities / tours. I stayed in both a dorm room and a private...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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Price range
US$ 14 - US$ 16 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$ 14 - US$ 16 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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Room & Suite (36)
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Judith H
29 October 2015|
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Response from Simonabuelito | Property representative |
Hello Judith, We recommend you the room number #7 even all the rooms are under our rule of silence from 10PM/7AM. See you soon, Regards
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Chiarahux
24 April 2015|
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Response from Simonabuelito | Property representative |
Buenos días Chiara, Gracias por pensar en la Posada Del Abuelito para su próxima estancia en San Cristóbal de Las Casas. Para esas fechas tenemos cuartos disponibles, con baño privado o compartido y de hecho todos están en... More
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"Double private"
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"Not sure what to put here, except that I just realized I forgot to leave a tip for the cleaning staff! Leave..."
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"All rooms are good"
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"Many backpackers go there and use their dorms. I opted for a private room w/bath as I had to work and keep..."
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