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Posada Sancris

Calle Tapachula #14 | Col el Cerillo, San Cristobal de las Casas, Mexico
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 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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Tel Aviv, Israel
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The old couple running this hostel were absolutely wonderful and helped with everything we needed, We stayed at ground floor room on the right. The room is small, but very clean and fully furnished. Pay attention that you have to wait several minutes for hot water. We ran into some heavy rain during our visit and much of our clothes... More 

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Monterrey, Mexico
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We stayed in this hotel between dec 31 to 2nd January. The inn was good. The room is big and clean as well as the bathroom. But there are some inconveniences. During our stay we didn't have any cleaning service or towel exchange. One of our light switch in the room had a short circuit which was kind of dangerous... More 

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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

When we arrived the hotel couldn't find ojr reservation booked through tripadvisor, but luckily had a room. The location was great, near the carfree street. We stayed there for three nights during x-mas. The room was kinda small but ok. Ok beds and clean. The drawback was the temperature. The floors were icecold. There also was a scent of sewer,... More 

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52 reviews 52 reviews
32 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

3 nights was not enough for this beautiful town and posada san cris had everything we needed. Carlos, Ernesto and his wife were so helpful and friendly and they work so hard and charge so little for their rooms its crazy (30 USD per night with private bathroom). Carlos speaks great English too Yes the water wasnt super hot and... More 

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Gennep, Limburg, Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We stayed two nights at Sancris and it was really nice.. the owners are very sweet and make you feel very welcome. Their son speaks English very well which is not a common thing in these parts off Mexico.. The breakfasts were perfect and all you can eat.. You sure you had enough pancake?? Room was very clean and cozy...... More 

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Durham, North Carolina
20 reviews 20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We wanted to give this place 5/5 because of the people working here, who were incredible. They let us park our car in their gated driveway, security is great, location is great (very short walk to everything), the breakfast was included and was very good, and did I mention how nice they were!?! They couldn't stop bending over backward to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

I went to San Cristobal with my parents, my sister and niece this summer. We had a wonderful stay at Posada Sancris. The service was excellent. Both Ernesto and Ofelia attended to us very well. The place is rustic and provides a good feel for the city. Furthermore, we enjoyed the clean rooms and comfortable beds. Wireless internet worked well... More 

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Huatulco, Mexico
3 reviews 3 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

I was there with my husband for a few days and can honestly say it was a really nice experience, first of all the place is minutes off the main Street so we didn't have to catch a cab and at the same time it's located in a quite area where all the noises won't reach you. The owners are... More 

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Huatulco, Mexico
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27 reviews 27 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

My wife and I took a short break from the heat, this place was perfect for the three nights we were there, located in a quiet street, near the andadores and city center, comfortable beds and friendly owners, the fruit and coffee were a good way to start the day. The only not good thing is that the owner try... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

Our stay at Posada Sancris was lovely and peaceful. The rooms were large, clean and basic, and the house is charming. There were spare blankets for the cold nights, and plentiful hot water. The location is less than a 10min walk from the main street, and just around the corner from the Na Bolom museum. The staff were very attentive... More 

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Address: Calle Tapachula #14 | Col el Cerillo, San Cristobal de las Casas, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Southern Mexico > Chiapas > San Cristobal de las Casas
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Number of rooms: 10
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