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Francisco I Madero 82 | San Cristobal de Las Casas, San Cristobal de las Casas 29230, Mexico
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We didn't have excessively high expectations for Le Gite del Sol, since their nightly rate is pretty cheap, so we were pleasantly surprised. Although, as other reviewers have mentioned, the rooms are very basic, they are more than sufficient if you don't expect anything lavish. They have decent beds, a table, plug sockets... What else do you really need? Breakfast... More

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Galway, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived early in the morning after night bus from Oaxaca and got a welcoming reception. We got to book our shuttle to Guatemala straight away as planned and everything at excellent prices, less than 20 dollars. The room is just a bed and table but with lights, plug and space to hang clothes. There are 2 sinks outside, 2... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Me and my gf canceled nights in palenque and decided I stay somewhere cheap. The room it's what you expect, simple and ok though private bath being outside. (You can hear everything from steet and place) The breakfast it's pretty good given the price or the room We tried to use the kitchen (as promised) to save money. There's the... More

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Clean and cheap hostel with excellent service. The canadian and mexican ownership are really friendly and helpfull. We arrived in the middle of the night because we thought we'd arrived the next day. they just opend the door and gave us a room.

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Breda
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

We arrived at Le gite del Sol when we just found out our wallet including all our cards in it.. They didnt hasitate and took us in and helpt us out big time! All by all very helpfull and great people and we really enjoyed our stay here

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 via mobile

The owner, his wife and mother in law are the friendliest people you can find! The rooms are cosy, clean and cool at night because of the thick walls, which assures you of a good night of sleep. A breakfast menu with several options is included. This is one of the best value-for-money hostels in Mexico so far! Also, tours... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014 via mobile

Simple rooms with shared bathrooms. You get what you pay for here. The rooms are some of the best priced in San Cristobal as they come with a great breakfast. But they are very basic (bed, desk, chair and 2 spare blankets). Both areas have kitchens and computers. Bathrooms need a update as they are pretty worn and rooms need... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

This place is just perfect for what it is. It has a nice private courtyard where you can relax, eat your breakfast (nice breakfast btw) and fix some trips with the staff. The room we stayed could fit 4 but we got it as a double. The rooftop terrace is a nice thing too. I liked the location, not directly... More

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

This is a great place to stay while in San Christobal. The staff is very friendly, the rooms are clean and the included breakfast is an added bonus. The coffee is outstanding also. The place is close to everything, shops, restaurants and things to see... The wifi is also top notch here. Do go in confidence if you're looking to... More

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Montbrison, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Thank you for the both night, it was a pleasant house and very nice staff. The breakfast was also very good and everything clean. When we left the place to Guatemala, it was early and the owner gave us a breakfast bag, so friendly. Thank you for everything

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Address: Francisco I Madero 82 | San Cristobal de Las Casas, San Cristobal de las Casas 29230, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Southern Mexico > Chiapas > San Cristobal de las Casas
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Shuttle Bus service
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#1 Best Value Hotel in San Cristobal de las Casas #6 Romantic Hotel in San Cristobal de las Casas
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Hi! We are a friendly young Canadian-Mexican couple owners of the hotel LE GITE DEL SOL located at only 5 minutes walking from downtown. Our hotel benefit of a reading place, roof-terrace with panoramic view of the city, clean and comfortable rooms with private bathroom. Some of our facilities include are: choice of complete delicious breakfast, free Internet and guest kitchen. ... more   less 
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