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Hostal Zocalo

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Tauranga
Reviewed October 15, 2013

Very well priced with the good vibe of likeminded travellers with a nice central hangout area. No air conditioning but it is a backpackers not a hotel. Very good ceiling fans which did a fair job of helping you sleep.

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London
Reviewed October 2, 2013 via mobile

I loved this place! Can't recommend it highly enough for the location, the staff and, of course, the legendary breakfasts! Moises, the owner is a great person to know and really cares that everyone staying there is happy. From the info and advice on offer, to the generosity, warmth and hospitality, all in all a top place to stay! And...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 27, 2013

Excellent location, right in the centre. Rooms are fairly spacious and breakfast is quite generous with fresh omelettes being served. Quite clean in general. It's a lively hostal, and a great place to meet fellow travellers if you're on your own.

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Milan, Italy
Reviewed September 20, 2013

I was there with my boyfriend for 4 nights earlier this year, good price and wonderful atmospheare! we had a private double room and the bed was big and very comfortable! just a bit noisy in the evening cause people were staying up late under the porch and chatting.. but who cares, you're in mexico and on vacation! ;) the...

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Savannah, GA
Reviewed September 19, 2013

As this was my first time in a hostel, I found the place to be pretty good. In Merida, you simply can't beat the location of Hostal Zocalo right on the square. Our view was absolutely gorgeous and I enjoyed hearing the street noise at night. We staying in a room without an ensuite so we used their shared showers...

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Nieuw Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed September 19, 2013

Really nice place to stay! I arrived at 6.00 a.m and Jhoel received me with a really nice and huge breakfast! The rooms are nice, big and clean! ...and you are right on the Zocalo!! You can also do your laundry here, will be done before the end of the day! Enjoy your stay!

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Reviewed September 3, 2013 via mobile

Hostel zocalo, apart from being at the very best location tgere is, is a very vivid place, thats offers thebest tours in the best price, and the best breakfest, all in a very good price. You should defenitely go!

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed August 31, 2013 via mobile

Can't beat Zocalo for location - right on the main historical square with lots of great sights, bars and restaurants nearby. Our private double room was a disappointment - downstairs near the laundry and people could see in (room 15) as they walked down the at night when we had the light on (despite the young guy assuring us this...

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Mexico
Reviewed August 26, 2013

A comfortable place to stay in city centre. great location, the private room was spacious. Very comfortable bed and linen, I can see how on a warm night you could feel a lack of breeze as the room is a bit hidden, fortunately we had some cloudy days and cool nights. No views, only an internal patio. Everything seemed very...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed August 18, 2013

We just stayed here and trully liked it. The location was perfect. The staff was very nice and friendly. The breakfast was absolutely the best that I have ever seen and the staff cared that we would try everything! Many reviews I looked at complained about it being dirty. I think as well that it could be more clean, but...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Old residence of the famous yucatecan artist Jose Peon Contreras, located in the heart of Merida, with a spectacular view of The Plaza Grande on 63rd Street in the ancient Mayan City of Tho' founded, whatever it was rigth in the palace of warriors. Here is your home! We ensure that your rest is pleasant, with hot water, comfortable beds and clean cotton sheets. The kitchen is the heart of this space, where you can meet people from all over the world, that tell fantastic historis about great travelers... In a creative and free environment. And to be sure you will to the march whit a firm step through these lands of the Mayab, we offer the best breakfast you can find, rich, healthy, varied, plentiful and quality; whit all The fruit you could want, eggs, cereal, bread, milk, coffee, tea, jams, caramel milk, peanut butter, honey, brown sugar, yogurt and more.... YOUR ARE WELCOM! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostal Zocalo

Address: Calle 63 #508 Planta Alta x 60 y 62 | Off he central square of Merida City, Merida 97000, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Yucatan > Merida
Price Range: $15 - $21 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 22
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“balcony rooms to the plaza como with the siren to cross the road. I hope they turn this new edition down or off in the future!”
 of 5 bubbles TravelstheRoad, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“If you are two people it is worth getting a double room, some rooms you can hear the cross walk chime all night.”
 of 5 bubbles mayanv2017, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Chose one away from the street for a little less noise.”
 of 5 bubbles lawbroad, Feb 2, 2017 | Read review
“The girls dorm is very hot”
 of 5 bubbles Faithalicious_x, Dec 24, 2016 | Read review
“The rooms with balcony are great, with a beatiful view of the Zocalo”
 of 5 bubbles martinsI6000PS, Oct 28, 2016 | Read review
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