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    Yaxkin Hostel

    Prolongacion Av. Hidalgo esquina 5ta poniente norte Num 1 | Zona ecoturistica la Canada, Palenque 29960, Mexico
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    Overview
    • Excellent22%
    • Very good26%
    • Average30%
    • Poor12%
    • Terrible10%
    Travelers talk about
    “hot water” (12 reviews)
    “the bus” (11 reviews)
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    Pets Allowed
    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 114 reviews

    Reviewed September 12, 2017

    Please do yourself a favor and book elsewhere. We felt that the guy at the reception didn't care about us and didn't want to be there working. Also, staff was taking a whole lot of place in the kitchen/common areas. There is a kitchen but...More

    Thank Lin_V88
    Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

    I stayed in the mixed dorm for two nights in early September while touring the ruins at Palenque, Yaxchilan, and Bonampak. While I have low expectations when it comes to hostels, I cannot recommend the Yaxkin Hostel Palenque. The dorm had four bunk beds, lockers,...More

    Thank mrk252
    Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

    I only spent one night here as I had moved from a different, less than satisfactory hostel, which was a shame because the place was great. Good kitchen, nice chill-out areas and really nice friendly, helpful staff. Particularly Mario, on reception was super friendly and...More

    Thank markyparka
    Reviewed May 30, 2017 via mobile

    The entire location looks a bit old and dusty. I had the room in the back, which was missing a light. The mattress was completely saggy in the middle and you could feel every spring. Not something you would like after a 8hour bus ride...More

    Thank O114GUpeterl
    Reviewed May 26, 2017

    The hostel was fine, clean, nice staff, good location but the coffee shop in front was absolutely amazing! great coffee, great menu and beautiful view to the street with a shade of huge trees, could sit there forever

    Thank Tere T
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    626 reviews
    #2 of 34 hotels in Palenque
    0.08 mi
     
    Chan-Kah Resort Village
    645 reviews
    #6 of 34 hotels in Palenque
    2.4 mi
     
    Boutique Hotel Quinta Chanabnal
    306 reviews
    #1 of 34 hotels in Palenque
    1.6 mi
     
    Hotel Maya Tulipanes Palenque
    513 reviews
    #5 of 34 hotels in Palenque
    0.1 mi
     
    About
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    • Free Internet
    • Restaurant
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    • Price range
    • $13 - $46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 17
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    • Location
    • Mexico >
    • Southern Mexico >
    • Chiapas >
    • Palenque
    • Also Known As
    • Yaxkin Hotel Palenque
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    Traveler (56)
    Room & Suite (18)
    Dining (7)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (43)
    Family and Play Areas (9)
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    El_Devon
    December 22, 2015|
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    Response from AleksandraLP | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, you can leave your luggage in a 'locker' at Yaxkin but there are no locks so you'd better have your own padlock. However, we didn't but we left our luggage there without locking it and it was safe. Anyway, take all your... More
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    "avoid this hostel !!"
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    "Double bedroom with shared bathroom has just about enough space for a double bed. Don't bump your head..."
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    "you get what you pay for"
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    "pick a cabin seperate from the main area, yet close to it as there are few lights to walk in the dark"
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