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Eugene, Oregon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The staff are friendly and helpful. Bilingual and insightful. They put out a good breakfast every day. It's near the zocalo and good coffee shops like cafe emir and cafe jekemir. It is a youth hostel so it has a hip vibe. And it is in the heart of the city so it is active all the time. Staff mentions...

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josearo, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hostel Amigo, responded to this review

Hello friend, thank you for yoyr comments. We are very happy to read your opinion about us. The staff is always helpful and friendly; our location is very close to all interesting places. Gustavo, Jacob and Santiago are grateful for your mention. We hope see you soon, regards; friend.

Reviewed May 12, 2016 via mobile

Really liked the dorms, the location and the fantastic service. The best place to stay in the city if you are looking for a good location and cheap price. Recommend on going on tour to the pyramids through the hostel.

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josearo, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hostel Amigo, responded to this review

Hello, Lior. Thank you very much for your comments, it's good to know you had a good time staying with us. Knowing so helps us to improve in what we do, we work everyday to provide the best service to all our friends. We hope you come back soon. Best regards, Amigo Group

Medellin, Colombia
Reviewed April 21, 2016

If you are looking for an economical and comfortable choice this the ideal site for those trips where you'll be walking all day and your purpose is to save on your budget. Because of its location it is ideal for exploring the historic area and central mexico city . The facilities are good and the staff are very warm ,...

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josearo, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hostel Amigo, responded to this review

Hello, Luis. Thank you very much for your comments, it's good to know you had a good time while staying with us. Knowing so helps us to improve in what we do, we work everyday to provide the best service to all our friends. We hope you come back soon. Best regards. Amigo Group

Reviewed February 6, 2016

The beds are thin but comfortable, but the frames, and doors, are very noisy at night and in the morning. The breakfast was very plain compared to other hostels. The kitchen and fridge are usable by guests. There is a lounge on the first floor, with TV and comfortable chairs, and more like a dining room on the second floor...

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josearo, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hostel Amigo, responded to this review

Hello, Aaron. Thank you very much for your comments, we are working to provide the best service to all our friends. We hope you come back to Mexico City and give us the chance to show you such improvements in the quality of our service. Best regards. Amigo Group

Mexico City, Mexico
Reviewed October 21, 2015

When checking in the service was terrible, the worker was drunk and he just didn't care about anything. Breakfast was average and random. The rooms are hot with no windows and small, smells really bad! The lady the next day at the desk was lovely and helpful and actually answered our questions! I asked one of the male workers at...

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josearo, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hostel Amigo, responded to this review

Hello Kaity: We will be more attentive to improve our service, we give a sincere apology. Thanks for your comment. Amigo Group

United Kingdom
Reviewed September 19, 2015

The staff were friendly and spoke very good English. Our private double room was very spacious. The hostel was in a great location, shared bathroom was clean and the breakfast was ok. HOWEVER... We had 500 PESO AND COSMETIC ITEMS STOLEN by the cleaning staff from our "private room". Under the impression we wouldn't have room service, we nipped out...

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josearo, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hostel Amigo, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you very much for your comments, we are working to provide the best service to all our friends. Best Regards Amigo Group

Reviewed September 2, 2015 via mobile

A girl of our group got her luggage lost by the flight company: after our group (and so the owner of the luggage) left the hostel, hostel amigo retired her luggage without telling her anything, with a false signature. After that, they denied this fact with the owner, saying that they did not retire anything. I guess they could be...

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josearo, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hostel Amigo, responded to this review

Hello Emanuele: We will be more attentive to improve our service, we give a sincere apology. Thanks for your comment. Amigo Group

Bogotá, Cundinamarca, Colombia
Reviewed August 5, 2015

If you are on a budget it is totally worth it. It is located a few blocks away of Zócalo and near to most atractions. Staff is friendly and helpful. The building is a bit old and there is no much ambient but is ok for a couple of nights. Basic breakfast and dinner included and totally worth it for...

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Hello Nicolas, Thank you very much for your comments, we are working to provide the best service to all our friends. We hope you will come back to Mexico City. Best Regards Amigo Group

Spokane, Washington
Reviewed July 18, 2015

The food provided is tasty and make this a great value option, and the location is great as well. We stayed in a private double room which was comfortable enough, especially for the price. We enjoyed our stay until the last night, when the hostel decided to host a drum circle in the downstairs lobby until 11pm. The noise carried...

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josearo, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hostel Amigo, responded to this review

Hi Rachel, Thanks for your comments, this help us to improve our service. About your last night, we are sorry but we often organizate these kind of events because the hostel is special for those who like parties. Even so, we try to finish at 10:30 or 11 for the rest who wants to sleep Next time we will ask...

Reviewed July 1, 2015 via mobile

Clean, located a few blocks from the zocalo and right by food. The hostel offers a ground level bar and pretty fast wifi. Not the world's cleanest bathrooms but satisfactory none the less. Over the weekend it had more of a party atmosphere so be prepared. All in all very good.

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josearo, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hostel Amigo, responded to this review

Hello Simon, Thank you very much for your comments, we are working to provide the best service to all our friends. We hope you will come back to Mexico City. Best Regards Amigo Group

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Centro Historico
The beating heart of the city lies within Centro Histórico, the vast expanse of historical buildings and monuments that are a must when exploring Mexico City. Places such as the Museo Biblioteca Palacio Postal, Casa de los Azulejos and Palacio de Bellas Artes are the perfect eye candy for anyone seeking to admire arts and architecture. Don't forget to visit the wide variety of markets and plazas where any vintage item, handicrafts and jewelry characteristic of each state in Mexico can be found on Sundays. Admire majestic views of the city from the Monumento a la Revolución and Torre Latinoamericana, and round out the experience with restaurants of all cuisines nearby.
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Additional Information about Hostel Amigo

Address: Isabel la Catolica 61, Mexico City Z.C. 06000, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Central Mexico and Gulf Coast > Mexico City > Centro Historico
Price Range: $10 - $25 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostel Amigo 2*
Number of rooms: 16
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“Private room if you intend to sleep. Regards to internet; ours stopped working after 9pm due to volume use.”
 of 5 bubbles KMSTYLES, Sep 19, 2015 | Read review
“Top floor probably quietest; first floor rooms are near the kitchen”
 of 5 bubbles 478rachela, Jul 18, 2015 | Read review
“WiFi in in most public areas. Get to the showers early for hot water.”
 of 5 bubbles NomadicSky, Jan 5, 2015 | Read review
“a good room... go to the massiosare hostel”
 of 5 bubbles Morr0can, Sep 30, 2014 | Read review
“Private rooms are great and mine had a couch and a bean bag.”
 of 5 bubbles cameronb3, May 12, 2014 | Read review
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