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Chiapa de Corzo 16 | Barrio del Cerrillo, San Cristobal de las Casas 29220, Mexico
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    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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San Cristobal de las Casas, Mexico
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Iguana seriously has it all. Low prices. Hammocks. Fire-pits. Breakfast and coffee included. Fast wifi. It's located next to the Mayan market and near to the bustling downtown cafes and bars. But all of this is topped off by the people here. The owner and the workers are so laid back and welcoming that they are just a part... More

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Granada, Spain
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I've been staying at Hostel Iguana all week, and as it rains in the city I have enjoyed spending my afternoons reading books while laying on the hammoc, on the terrace, in the salon. The showers have hot water and are cleaned every day. The staff is overtly friendly, all quite young and personable, willing to chat or cook you... More

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México, DF
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been to Iguana Hostel for a week and I just loved the place. First of all it is really central so that you can reach the main atractions of the city just walking, with the advantage that the place is silent besides its location, as it is just one block away of one of the main touristic streets. Rudi,... More

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Montara, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

I can't say enough good things about this great hostel in San Cristobal! But it is more than just a hostel - it is a home away from home for all travelers. The small size, family style meals, and friendly staff make this an amazing stop on any journey. The owner, Rudy, goes above and beyond to take care of... More

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San Agustinillo, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

A really comfortable and relaxing place to hang out with nice people. The hostel is clean and tidy, has wifi and good communal areas, hot showers and breakfast is a great added extra! Everyone working at the hostel and Rudy the owner are helpful and friendly. A great place to stay in San Cristobal for that homely feel after a... More

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Istanbul, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

I have stayed at Iguana Hostel twice and cannot wait to make it back there for a third stay some day! The staff and Rudy are always super friendly and helpful, there's always a great selection of foods at breakfast and there is the amazing food market just around the corner, and the terrace and hammocks are great for chilling... More

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

After a four months travel trough central america, I remember of Iguana as one of the best hostel I've been to. Charming people, relax, helpful and nice ambiance. Everyone getting along together, charing meals, people staying way longer than they said just because the place, and the city, are great.

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Tata, Hungary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

Random words to describe this hostel Relaxing, Rowdy, Quaint, Fun, Romantic, Chill, Adventurous, Taboo (in that sort of addictive way knowing that it might be bad for you but you just want it so much and you'll never get enough) _________________________________________________ insert your words here.... It was so great I came back, and get this... I'm coming back again in... More

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Seattle, WA
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Iguana hostel is nothing fancy, but staff and location is great. The courtyard is nice with great upstairs patio. The breakfast was good, and more than just cereal and toast. They had a nice bbq one night too, where everyone chipped in, and made a bunch of good food. It's walking distance to everything. My biggest complaint is that it... More

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Austin, Texas
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67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Stayed here for a few nights in February. Perfect place to explore San Cristobal from, close to food and artisan markets, as well as El Centro. Easy walk from the bus station, and the neighborhood is great! The staff was awesome, free breakfast, and the hottest shower I had in Mexico! The beds were average, but wi-fi was good. Gets... More

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Address: Chiapa de Corzo 16 | Barrio del Cerrillo, San Cristobal de las Casas 29220, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Southern Mexico > Chiapas > San Cristobal de las Casas
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Iguana Hotel San Cristobal De Las Casas
Iguana Hostel San Cristobal De Las Casas, Mexico - Chiapas

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