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Casa San Ildefonso Hostal

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#3 of 413 Specialty lodging in Mexico City
Located on a charming quiet pedestrian street in the heart of Mexico City, Casa San Ildefonso is a hostel that opens its doors to you offering you an authentic laid back experience where friendly familiar service meets cleanliness and comfort.Spacious yet cosy rooms will receive you inside a recently renovated 19th century building that is one block away from the Templo Mayor and Zocalo. We believe in providing you with a type of accommodation that will only enhance your journey. We have outdoor movie nights, family dinners and a truly authentic tour offer.More than a hostel, Casa San Ildefonso is your house for the amount of time you decide to submerge yourself in the cultural richness of Mexico City, in its traditions, its flavors and its people. Let us host you. Travel like a local.
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Free Internet
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
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Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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Centrally Located


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Centro Histórico
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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Stayed in a 2 bed private room Pros - price - staff very friendly - staff at counter have good english - location in historic centre - hot showers Cons - mattress uncomfortable - bed noisy, waking each other up when we roll over - very few people here when we went
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We really appreciated our stay, it's totally central, in few minutes you are in the Zocalo. Staff is very helpful and efficient, they helped us with information and all we needed. It's very clean and the room was very large and well decorated, you feel entering home. A small
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I recently spent 4 nights in this hostel in a double room. The room itself was basic but fine. The main issue was the paper thin walls. I could hear the person upstairs breathing, I could even hear their phone vibrating so whenever they walked around it was like a heard of
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First, the space is adorable and the rooms have a lot of character. It is excellently well located and close to many MANY of Mexico City’s most visited location (templo mayor, palacio de bellas artes, museo nacional de arte, plaza de la independencia, and many others) as well as
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I used to think that places TripAdvisor listed as the best value are all expensive. When I'm on my own, I like hostels where I can meet people and sleep cheap... I don't need a fancy room because I don't spend much time there. Well, I'm glad I looked. This place is both
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$16 - $45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
MexicoCentral Mexico and Gulf CoastMexico CityCentro HistóricoCuauhtémoc District
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