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Iguana Hostel

Chiapa de Corzo 16 | Barrio del Cerrillo, San Cristobal de las Casas 29220, Mexico
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kiev, Ukraine
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

From first moments when I looked into, I understood that will be good time there. So pretty sure in yard: hammocks, fire every night, amazing view from rooftop, hot water(no line), access to watch movies, breakfast in the morning and close to centro and market in a quiet place. I like and suggest you that hostel, like home :)

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San Cristobal de las Casas, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I really liked the atmosphere of the hostel. There are a lot of nice peolpe. If you want to chill out you can just lay in the hammocks in the sun and if you want more action you can visit the town or do some tours you can book in the hostel. Everyone was very nice and helpful. It is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Well, it's my second time in San Cris and of course I went back to Iguana Hostel aka my second home. They improved the overall look with nice murals, a cosy TV room, put in two more toilets and many hammocks outside. The prices are still the same, the value is great! The hostel is famous for it's family atmosphere,... More 

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San Francisco
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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Overall, the hostel is decently maintained and the staff is very friendly. There are nice common areas to hang out in. The dorm beds were comfortable enough. The bathrooms were decent, not clean, but not dirty either. The free breakfast (on the morning we had it) was pretty terrible. I also got bitten by bed bugs and had to change... More 

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San Cristóbal de Las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am a Japanese theater performer. I wanted to move to a place that I have no idea about. A good friend of me suggested me to come to San Cristobal so I did. I asked my friend the nicest hostel in town, and that was the "Iguana". I knew I was gonna love it. When I came to the... More 

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St. Gallen, Schweiz
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I arrived in the Iguana a few days before the Day of the Death and planned to stay here only for 2-3 nights to be in Oaxaca for this special fiesta. After the first night here, i felt like home and made lots of friends.. I ended up staying more then two weeks. The Breakfast is amazing, it changes daily,... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There were really nice People there and we had a chance to spend a really nice time with them! The thing that was not really good was bathroom and kitchen. It was dirty and smelly so we did not want to use it or eat the breakfast... The room was big enough but cold.

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Augsburg, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hostel has everything backpackers wish: very good ubication in the city center (but in a quiet street though), a familiar atmosphere with nice common areas (with hammocks in the garden), clean bathrooms with hot water showers, very good equipped kitchen, wifi and activities offered in the afternoons and a helpful and friendly staff. But best of all is the... More 

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Oakland, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been here twice, and both times I stayed longer than I was expecting to. Rudy, the hostel owner, is amazing - he is extremely knowledgeable about the city and will go out of his way to help you with whatever you need. He is also constantly planning outings and trips for the people in the hostel. The hostel has... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Basic hostel. Good communal areas, lots of hammocks. However the rooms are pretty average and the shower water pools around your ankles. Breakfast is a bit of a mixed bag, you never know what you'll get but generally it was pretty good! Some of the staff are a bit vague which we found the most frustrating but managed to meet... 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
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 5
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Also Known As:
Iguana Hotel San Cristobal De Las Casas
Iguana Hostel San Cristobal De Las Casas, Mexico - Chiapas

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