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2.5 of 5 Hostel   |   Degollado #413, Guadalajara 44100, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Panajachel, Guatemala
17 reviews 17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014 via mobile

My partner and I stayed at Lit after finding the prices were best here, though still high compared to other places in Mexico - be prepared, 250 pesos for a double "dorm"! Some walking around with luggage fresh after our flight proved Guad was just slightly beyond our budget and Lit certainly the best deal. However the receptionist (good English,... More

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Mexico City, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

Nice hostel, friendly staff and good location, even if not too safe during the night. Could be better cleaned and the female bathroom is too small. The breakfast is enough - bread, cereal, coffee and butter.

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

Been here 3 times already and love it! Clean, comfortable. Great, friendly, helpful staff. Hard workers always keeping the place clean and giving out good advice. Great roof top. An awesome place to relax, eat or dry clothes. Any concerns I have are always handled immediately and effectively. I wouldn't stay anywhere else. Your in good hands. I didn't have... More

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phoenix, az
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2012

Clean, safe and comfortable. Located right in the heart of the Centro Historico. Convenient to a major bus stop. Friendly staff, nice interior design, comfortable beds and friendly staff. There is a kitchen for your use should you want to prepare a snack or simple meal, a laundry to wash your cloths (dry on rooftop terrace), and free wifi. Bathrooms... More

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Los Angeles, California
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2012

This place was surprisingly pleasant. I heard of this place from a friend who stayed here. She said for the price, it was the best option. And i couldn't agree with her more. I'm glad i stayed here, there is lots to do at the hotel, as well as outside the hotel. Its in an ideal place for business or... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2012

I went with a group of 7, we all stay in one big room (2 floors), we had a great time, we stayed a few nights and threw some parties in the terrace, excelent place !

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2011

Website for Hostel Lit seems very gay suggestive http://hostellitgdl.com/inicio.htm But from staying there it is nothing that special. Close to gay areas. Hostel is part of HI and so accepts all guests. An average hostel, space good but in someways a bit cramped. One or two of the staff are gay, but its not the Babylon (Bangkok) of Mexico that... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2010

I had reserved a semi-private at Hostel LIt as I had an early flight and wanted a good night's sleep. I was very surprised when shown the room to see it was basically a large sleeping alcove that overlooked a dorm room. You get to it by a small spiral staircase. When I expressed surprise they very quickly told me... More

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Address: Degollado #413, Guadalajara 44100, Mexico
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Location: Mexico > Jalisco > Guadalajara Metropolitan Area > Guadalajara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hostel Lit 2.5*
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