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Rossco Backpackers Hostel

Real de Mexicanos 16, San Cristobal de las Casas 29240, Mexico
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We didn't book in advance but turned up and got lucky with their last available room for 2 nights - a private queen room with bathroom. Roscoes has both private rooms and dorms. The staff are very welcoming and friendly, and the facilities are great for a hostel, more like a hotel! Breakfast is available each morning, a fire pit... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Super friendly stuff , excellent facilities kitchen ,dining area and showers. Every night they light a bonfire a lot of nice dogs living there. The dorms where really clean and tidy and the location is excellent.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Friendly staff, excellent shared facilities (kitchen, dining areas, fire area, cinema room). Private rooms were really comfortable and the female dorms were nice too... lovely soft blankets!!! Ohhhhh and the dogs and cats... saved from the streets and now living in doggy and pussy paradise :))) If you don't like dogs and cats probably not the best hostel for you... More

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Lisbon, Portugal
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7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

100% recommend staying here whether it's for 1 night or 10. Staff are super friendly & helpful with directions, tours etc. Hostel, bathrooms & communal kitchen is clean with nice linen provided for beds. They have wifi plus a bonfire every night in the courtyard! Safety is also great they provide a large locker and sell padlocks for 30 pesos

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Mexico City, Mexico
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

The staff was super nice and helped in anything you wanted! And the house is an architectural wonder! Only thing bad is the bathroom that were few and a bit dirty! Good place for party! and wonderful town! The locations is very good! and I personally loved that there is a small fire place to chill and have some drinks... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

Had a really nice time here, the place is so relaxing, with beautiful gardens and good natured dogs running around. We had a private room, which was beautiful and had great views from the balcony. Kitchen is good and well stocked; breakfast was simple but good.

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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

after doing more extensive research and having stayed in a not so great hostel here I came upon the backpacker's hostel rossco.they run a very good hostel clean and very affordable.but it was the beds in the dorms that won me over.they were incredibly comfortable and plently of covers to keep you warm on cold san cristobal nights.centraly located to... More

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Oakland, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

This place was lovely! My friend and I stayed in the ladies dorm room, it was clean, blankets we super cozy, the shared bathrooms were also clean and there was plenty of hot water. Staff was friendly and informative, the 8-10pm fire each night is a great way to meet people...not too wild party vibes either. People usually link up... More

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

For the price of a bed in a dorm (99pesos) you get quite a lot: clean dorms (with lockers) and bathrooms, breakfast, wifi (although it doesn't work very well inside the dorms) and a cosy environment. If you get a tour to discover other sites of Chiapas (Cañón del Sumidero, Palenque etc.), the hostel offers you a better price than... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013 via mobile

The staff at Rossco were very friendly and welcoming. We stayed in a lovely private room- that was clean and cosy. The free bonfire every night makes for a sociable and welcoming atmosphere. I ended up staying over a week, and during this time in San cristobal, unfortunately, had something stolen. The hostel were really supportive and looked after me,... More

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Address: Real de Mexicanos 16, San Cristobal de las Casas 29240, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Southern Mexico > Chiapas > San Cristobal de las Casas
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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