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Casa San Gallito Hostel

Hidalgo 47 | Centro Historico, Queretaro 76000, Mexico
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Casa San Gallito Hostel
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Ranked #19 of 35 Queretaro B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Montreal, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

After seeing the web site of Casa San Gallito I booked a private room for 3 nights. When we arrived in the hotel, we paid the first night before seeing the room... mistake. The room has nothing to do with what we had seen in the web site pictures: it was ugly, dirty (the shower curtain had hole and mushrooms...)... More 

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Minsk, Belarus
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

There are bed bugs in the main dormitory. I was bitten within 15 minutes and found a dead bed bug in the bed. Immediately gathered my stuff and booked another hostel. The staff initially refused to refund me my money but I persisted and after a call to the owner, they finally apologized and gave me a refund. This is... More 

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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

In general San Gallito was clean, safe, and had hot water. The staff seemed stand off-ish, but were willing to accommodate. The breakfast consisted of cheap sugary cereal, milk and white bread. We paid for a private room, but the lock was falling off the door and we ended up switching rooms. The other room had blood stains on the... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

The hostel had a nice vibe and is very cozy. When I was there there where not a lot of people staying so it was a little quite. The hostel has a nice courtyard. The staff was very helpfull and friendly.

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Eugene, Oregon, United States
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2013

My wife and I stayed here for 2 nights before moving in with our host family for a study abroad session. We hardly spoke any spanish at the time and we showed up in the middle of the night, but the people there were very friendly! One or two speak serviceable English. If I could describe the feeling of being... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

In general a clean hostel. Staff seemed rather stand off-ish. Despite the fact that there was no alcohol on sale other guest stayed up partying till around 3 am. This is usually not an issue and even expected on a Saturday night in a hostel. But the common area is right outside the bedrooms with no buffer for the noise.... More 

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Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2011

Clean, comfortable room. Free wifi covered most area of the house. The water heating is not very efficient, as it takes a while to warm up, but not a big issue. Very nice and welcoming staff.

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Gijon, Spain
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6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2011

Hostel is safe, staff is nice and in a good location.Breakfast is pretty simple. Bunk beds have curtains for privacy and come equipped with a reading light and fan. Cons: I had to request to change my bottom sheet (third time it happens to me in hundred of hostels I have been) as It was full of hair from another... More 

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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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12 reviews 12 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2011

We went to about 10 cities and stayed in many hostels and this one was by far the best in all areas. Safety, location, clean, comfortable and the owner/managers made us feel as if we were in a home!

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Fort Lauderdale, FL
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2010

One of the best of the 20 hostels during my trip. Very spacious rooms, great common areas, excellent location, always clean, great kitchen, good breaky, friendly staff, fast wi-fi. Just 3-4 blocks from the center, with many inexpensive restaurants for those on a budget.

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