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Calle Diego de Mazariegos 23 Barrio de La Merced, San Cristobal de las Casas 29240 Mexico See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Free Parking
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best hostel in the world!!! Best staff, every night different event include good food, drinks, boonfire and a good bar. very clean and central! Nice kitchen and amazing brakefast include and change every day

Thank Nataly A
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

I’m traveling already for 7 months and this hostel was the best family hostel that I’ve stayed in. The breakfast was amazing- u can choose from 3 types of food and always one will be veggie. The bar is crazy nice and the prices for...More

Thank Itay L
Reviewed August 6, 2018

I had a great time in Puerta Vieja Hostel. The staff is very helpful and friendly. The day trips that you can book at the reception are perfect to meet other people. And I loved the party at the fireplace.I recommend

Thank Klaudyna M
Reviewed July 23, 2018

The property is lovely, the inner court yard area with the movie viewing section just made it easy to meet with other guests. The bar had a fire place making it one of the cosiest hostel bar I have ever been in. We had free...More

Thank lieselnwafor
Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

Great social hostel with great deals in the evening including free cocktails and 50 pesos diner. I do not know how they make money cause in the 4 nights the free shots kept coming. Not many toilets and showers for the amount of guests they...More

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Description
Puerta Vieja is a brand new hostel, recently opening its doors with the certainty of becoming one of the top traveler’s spots in no time. The reasons for this are simple: a stunning neo-classic house, with ...More friendly, helping, fun staff willing to make your stay as comfortable and pleasant as possible. A great ambiance, in a fabulous location: only a block away from the main square (Zócalo). Tasty meals and good parties, an approach to the cultural diversity this beautiful city has to offer, a rooftop terrace with a view that will take your breath away, a massive garden with a Temazcal (Mayan sauna) and hammocks in it. Different room sizes: private bedrooms, small and big dorms, depending on your needs and privacy desires. The freedom to cook your own food or treat yourself with one of the delicious meals our top chef has to offer. All in all, the possibility for the traveler to fully enjoy San Cristobal in a nice, friendly, clean, spacious hostel.We are in the very heart of the city centre: Only one block away from the main square, and a five minutes walk to the main pedestrian zones where the best bars, restaurants and clubs in the city are. There are many things to do in San Cristobal, and we will be happy to provide you with information on what to do during the day or when going out at night..The building is a big neo-classic house, though modernly refurbished to meet the traveler’s needs. The fun and friendly ambiance will make you feel comfortable immediately, along with our accommodation options, which are suitable for all families, individual travelers or groups of different sizes. There are 17 full bathrooms which are spacious and clean at all times. Our main purpose is for you to have fun and feel cozy enjoying your visit in San Cristobal.The hostel has three common areas, for the travelers to meet and share experiences, chat and have a good time. The garden at the back has got a deck and hammocks where you can chill out. BBQs take place in a regular basis, so expect a few of these! There is a Temazcal in the garden too, which is the traditional Mayan sauna, experienced through a purifying ritual. The main central patio is the place to have your meals, whether prepared by yourself in the fully-equipped self-catering kitchen or by our chef, so you can taste an authentic regional or Mexican meal. The rooftop terrace offers one of the best views of San Cristobal while enjoying popular drinks from Chiapas, Mexico and around the world.We guarantee spacious accommodations, be in the private rooms with ensuite bathrooms or in the rooms and large dorms with shared facilities, within a range of competitive prices, breakfast included. Our private rooms with ensuite bathrooms cater up to four people, whilst there are private rooms with shared bathrooms catering from three to six people. We have two large dorms, for eight and sixteen people each.Meeting other fellow travelers at Puerta Vieja Hostel will be simple, as different kind of activities are daily organized, such as tours, theme parties, pub crawls, all this with no curfew.Daily housekeeping and clean fresh bed linen are included in the price. Towels are included for private rooms or available to dorms for a small fee. Wi-Fi, hot water and power showers and luggage storage are among the services the hostel provides for free. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Spa
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
$16 - $19 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Puerta Vieja Hostel San Cristobal De Las Casas, Mexico - Chiapas
Location
Mexico > Southern Mexico > Chiapas > San Cristobal de las Casas
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
$16 - $19 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Puerta Vieja Hostel San Cristobal De Las Casas, Mexico - Chiapas
Location
Mexico > Southern Mexico > Chiapas > San Cristobal de las Casas
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Traveler (193)
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Room & Suite (15)
Family and Play Areas (37)
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"with own bathroom would be just great but if not, also good."
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"Rooms upstairs and away from the hostel bar are quieter."
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"Best dorm in the terrace"
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"Although the dorms are great, the private rooms on the second level are the best ive had in a hostel (minus a..."
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