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Hostel Tequila Backpacker

2.5 of 5 Hostel   |   Hidalgo 1160 | Col. Centro, Guadalajara 44100, Mexico (Formerly Hostel Tequila Guadalajara)
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've stayed in many hostels in my life throughout my years of travel, mostly Europe and some places around Mexico and I can say that Tequila Hostel is in my top 3, Almost confident enough to say my "numero uno"!! The staff is so friendly, the private rooms are very cozy and the mixed rooms are clean and spacious, the... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

The place has a great vibe, the location is perfect, its always very clean and cozy. the rooms are big and quite. I meet lots of amazing people feels like they have a magnet for cool travelers. There's always activities and things to do, but if you want to chill out you can do it next to the pool with... More

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Samara, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

I have been staying here for the past four years. The location is perfect (walking distance to the center of town), the staff has always been friendly, helpful and a pleasure to work with. Wi-Fi is good, if you need dental/medical care there are many dentist and doctors nearby. The rooms are large, beds comfortable, and a great kitchen to... More

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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Was a great stay, Staff was awesome and very helpful with any info I needed on Guadalajara. Clean hostel and a fun environment. Met lots of new friends with similar interests and staff was ready to party with us crazy foreigners. Overall i definitely recommend Hostel tequila to anyone staying in Guadalajara, a great experience that made my visit much... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014 via mobile

I had an awesome time there, super friendly stuff, super good location (10-15 minutes walking from downtown). There is a great pool, we had a great time chilling there. Rooms are big and comfortable, beds are not shaking...lol. We also had bathroom in our room, which is great! Thank you guys for a great time with you!

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Guadalajara, Mexico
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

I liked this hostel very much. There is very friendly staff, we were hanging out with them, even dancing on a bar desk. I felt there very comfortable. Hostel is clean, beds are comfy, spacious lockers for each person and there is also many space in a dorm rooms. Breakfast was good. Wi-fi is also good in there. And location... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

I have no complaints about my stay in the hostel. The building itself was beautiful and the staff were all incredibly friendly. I liked that they always had someone at the door, I felt like I was always very secure inside the building. Would recommend it to anyone travelling alone

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

okay well I have never traveled anywhere except for mexico and south america so I don't really know if it's the best hostel in the world but it is definitely the best hostel that I've ever stayed in. I think 1 of the most impressive things was the staff and how accommodating helpful AND FUN!! they were the entire time... More

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

One of the best in Mexico! Very helpful and friendly staff! We were recommended this hostel from a friend and it definitely met our expectations if not better, as staff were willing to help with maps, tours, directions anything which was great for our little Spanish! It was also central to the two main areas in Guadalajara making it easy... More

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Guadalajara, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

I was staying at another hostel around the corner, I didn't met much travelers or connection there, then i walked passed this one, went inside for some more information, the staff was so welcoming!! They invited me over for dinner that night to check out the hostel and guests and i immediately fell in love with the place! The staff... More

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Address: Hidalgo 1160 | Col. Centro, Guadalajara 44100, Mexico (Formerly Hostel Tequila Guadalajara)
Location: Mexico > Jalisco > Guadalajara Metropolitan Area > Guadalajara
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Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hostel Tequila Backpacker 2.5*
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HOSTEL TEQUILA. Hostel Guadalajara | Hostel Tequila Backpackers Guadalajara.Tequila Hostel Backbackers Guadalajara is a place to lodging, built and remodeled in a big residence of Guadalajara, with columns of quarry worked, patios, pool and terrace, just in the center of the city of Guadalajara.The concept of hostel is not very know in Mexico, but in Europe and other countries of the World are places of lodging, chiefly sought by youths and students, that prefer not to pay the price of another type of hotels, and they seek to be harbored in a way that live together with other travelers and to travel through the city so they do their stopover amusing and economic, and more practical.The Hostel Tequila Guadalajara, with its new installations and recent restructuring, has managed to position as one of the best hostels and boarding houses in the city, thanks to its installations and friendly staff is recognized like one of the preferred by the customers, visited by foreigners and national.Its location, between the center of the city and the Chapultepec avenue, permits to move easily on foot or in the numerous routes of public transportation.Its installations includes two extensive shared rooms, one for men and another for women, with comfortable bunk beds, but principaly, with a notorious cleaning, besides other private rooms, all with bath, common area of entertainments, bar, pool and garden, with services of t.v. and Internet.It is worth while to recognize the creation of this business, by enterprising youths, that have an idea and they work to carry out, even in these epochs of crisis. The personal attention of their associates: Germán and Juan Carlos, besides their staff of work, they will permit to consolidate their business.For the students, chiefly young, that travel in groups, is a good option of economic lodging, with breakfast included in the price, well located, in a residential construction and with the first class services and attention. Our friendly staff will try to make you feel the best way in our hostel and will provide you with the latest news that is happening at the moment in Guadalajara and that is worth while to know. Inside the hostel you will find a great restaurant that offers traditional and international food Mexican to very good prices. Also our bar in the area of the pool or our bar on the outskirts of the Hostel in the which you can you enjoy the best Tequila of Mexico. ... more   less 
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