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Relox No.54, San Miguel de Allende ., Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 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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New York City, New York
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

I stayed at this hostel for ten days and loved it! Everyone that works at Hostel Alcatraz was so friendly, I felt like part of the family. I wore earplugs to bed, so the street noise didn't bother me, but if you want a very quiet room, ask to stay in the back of the hostel, away from the street.... More

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2013

I enjoyed my stay here. It is probably the most affordable place to stay in town. It is close to the main plaza and you can't get lost. The receptionist Jose and Rosa are my favorite people in San Miguel. They talk to you like friends not guests. This quaint hostel is clean and efficient. The owner has another hostel... More

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Nanaimo, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2013

I was at this hostel for ten days over the Christmas holidays and found this hostel clean, basic and centrally located. It was a very short walk on well lit street to the central plaza and most nights in the female dorm I had the room to myself. I would not agree with the review that said that the hostel... More

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Mexico DF
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9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2011

Hostel Alcatraz is really the bare minimum... It's cheap, and very simple. The bad thing is that it's noisy. When I've been there, it smelt very very bad. We did not sleep well because of the noise and the bad quality of beds... But it is a good place for bagpackers, because of the price, but don't go there if... More

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Berlin, Germany
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2010

Stayed in the hostel for one day (which is enough for San Miguel de Allende). Online I booked for 120 MXN and paid 10% in advance. In the hostel, they did not know about my booking and instead I had to pay 140MXN and my deposit was gone, too. Well, 152MXN is still cheap for such a central location, but... More

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Ajijic, Mexico
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19 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2010

Having arrived in SMA late at night, I was not sure what I was getting in to, when the taxi driver carried me from the bus station to the hostel. I got there around 10 pm. The staff was very friendly, my room was great, especially since I had it all to myself, (even the mattress was comfortable) and I... More

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Address: Relox No.54, San Miguel de Allende ., Mexico
Location: Mexico > Central Mexico and Gulf Coast > Guanajuato > San Miguel de Allende
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Ranked #6 of 35 Specialty lodging in San Miguel de Allende
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