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Hotel Xibalba

Calle Merle Green No. 9 | Col. La Canada, Apartado Postal 33, Palenque 29960, Mexico
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Ranked #11 of 33 Hotels in Palenque
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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La Paz, Bolivia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If I were to go back I wouldn’t spend the night at Villahermosa (which contrary to its name (Beautiful city) is not so interesting. I would go straight to Palenque and stay at any of the small hotels on Merle Green street, the new trendy place of the city, so close to the ADO bus terminal that you can just... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The air con is good and the rooms are adequate and clean. I came in to some amazing towel art. I didnt use the restaurant, although yes you can hear all the noise in the 'corridor' despite my being in the end room which had no window onto the 'corridor.' My big disappointment was that there was no pool and... More 

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Cairns, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Was ok for the night. If I visited again, I'd stay somewhere else. The room was small but clean. I feel it was overpriced for what it was. It's close to several restaurants and about a 10 minute walk from the large supermarket. You can use the pool across the road for 40 pesos. We didn't eat at the restaurant... More 

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La Crescent, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Away from the hustle and bustle of the city square, this hotel is perfectly located close to the ADO bus station (just a few blocks away) and a 10-minute walk to the restaurants and shopping where the locals go across the bridge to the city square area. There are lots of trees in this area which keeps it shady and... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

I spent only one night here but I was satisfied with my room. Comfy beds, functioning air con, lots of space and a great shower. The onsite restaurant was a bit pricey, but it was within easy walking distance to other restaurants, bars and the bus station.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

Clean room, bit very small and simple. Bathroom clean and functional, intense shower - very nice. You could peak in the bathroom via a small window which you cant cover, thats definately not done. For the initial price of 640 pesos a bit too expensive IMO, the second night we got it reduced to 550.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

This functional, minimalist hotel is all you need if you are staying the night to get an early run at the magnificent ruins of Palenque. Good value for what you pay. It is 5 mins walk from the ADO bus station but more importantly it is off the main streets of the town which are pretty rough and grubby. The... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

First of all, the woman at reception was not welcoming at all and came off as quite rude. It's a good location, and nice restaurants next door. Our room was right next to the courtyard, so it had little privacy and we were woken up very early by other guests - perhaps request not to stay on the ground floor.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

My wife and I went to this hotel and it was great. Nice location, decent price. The only complain I have is that in our room (24) the shower window has no sight blocking and led directly to the main stairs.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Stayed here for a few days while we visited Palenque. Room was very clean, bed a bit small but comfy for two people and good service from staff. Would stay again. Very close to ADO terminal. The area around the hotel is a nice tropical environment with large trees and an nice quiet street. Not much in Palenque and this... More 

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