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hostel La Casa del Tio Rafa

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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Wheelchair Access
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I agree with the few reviews that dont understand what is so great about this hostel. First its more like a homestay. The owner wasnt especially friendly. The room was warm and there was no Window and it came out at the living room. Which...More

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Response from lacasadeltiorafa, Gerente at hostel La Casa del Tio RafaResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your comment and if it is a hostel as a family home I am very friendly but not always liked by all people and if I have good comments is because most like it and if I can not do anything if...More

Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

I’ve been visiting Tio Rafa’s house upon suggestion of a Mexican friend of us. We rented out the big private room for really cheap and we had a great time at the hostel! Weather was really warm in Merida during our stay :) we found...More

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Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

This hostel is close to the main square, and the Ado CAME bus station. The dorm we were in housed 3 bunk beds and some lockers and cost $155MXN. This cost included breakfast, which were two delicious pancakes. The host was fantastic, offering free maps...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2017

the hostel is very cute, lots of paintings evrywhere. the garden is as well really nice to eat breakfast and the rooftop to chill and enjoy sunsets. negative points : cold and dirty showers, toilets' flush doestn't work everytime

Thank lamoritz
Reviewed 1 July 2017

To be honest I don't understand all the good reviews about this place. It is true that Tio Rafa literally opens his house for you to stay, but it doesn't make it a good hostel. I stayed in a dormitory and the room doesn't have...More

1  Thank rucksackmaedchen
Response from lacasadeltiorafa, Gerente at hostel La Casa del Tio RafaResponded 3 July 2017

Dear rucksackmaedchen, Thank you for you comment. You are correct that we do not have air conditioning, but we do supply ample fans which serve as the ventilation system. The common area is smaller than some other hostels but we have lots of space in...More

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Cultural or language differences are not barriers in Merida, they're opportunities to open doors. Come on in!In its first year hostel "La Casa del Tio Rafa" has made itself known as an intimate, non- classic hostel More with maximum capacity of 15; you won`t be overwhelmed.The hostel is situated only minutes from the ADO bus terminal and the main plaza in Merida. It's easy to make yourself comfortable with us. Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$ 14 - US$ 22 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Yucatan > Merida
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Number of rooms
Price range
US$ 14 - US$ 22 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Yucatan > Merida
Traveller (22)
Room & Suite (14)
Pool & Beach (5)
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"i would take the one on the back for ptivacy"
1 Jan 2017
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"Book in advance and ask for the room in the garden!"
5 Jun 2013
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