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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We very much enjoyed our stay - palenque is hot so the great air conditioning was a real plus. Also, the room had a very powerful shower, so we were incredibly comfortable. The restaurant is also okay, and they will make you nice takeaway sandwiches for your onward journey! (although they seem to think veggies can eat ham.. Watch out... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a very comfortable two night stay here in June 2016. The La Canadas area is a lovely tree lined part of Palenque. The hotel is clean, simplistic in decor, very handy to the ADO bus station(walkable) and a couple of nice restaurants. Wifi was very good, you can have a beer outside the lobby area and catch up... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

Stayed here for two nights in June of 2016, and I would give it an overall rating of an A- on a scale of A to F. It is very good. The rooms were nice and comfortable, and the hotel was situated in an area of town with multiple restaurants to choose from. Wifi did not work in the room,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

I stayed here with a traveling group for three nights at the end of April. Because it was so hot, the highest priority was good air conditioning--and the air con was great! Wifi was good, my room was big and clean, shower was terrific, everything about the place was great. Five stars for sure.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

*I stayed at this hotel as part of a tour with Intrepid. This hotel was located just across the street from the bus stop, on 'hotel row' which is a cobbled stone road that has a number hotels along both sides. This road leads straight through the town and to the centre of the city - by foot this is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

Clean and inexpensive hotel located in the heart of the Palenque hotel district. Very friendly and helpful staff, and a convenient location. Some rooms are larger than others. We asked for a different room than the one we were shown, and the staff was happy to move us.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

Lovely big rooms and bathrooms with a safe. Plenty of hot water for showers. Nicely kept on a pleasant street. Downside had to be the noise. The rooms faced into the hotel and any noise echo'd around making ear plugs very useful. Good breakfast. The service was slow, but it was tasty and affordable. There was also access to water... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016

average hotel for average price, close to ADO, clean - for the hotel standard staff was terrible, noise in the hallway and the smallest bed for two ever. basic equipment in the room, wifi was slow If you are in Palenque I'd rather choose some other hotel

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2016 via mobile

Wasn't expecting much compared to the standard of other hotels on our recent Tucan tour, but was pleasantly surprised by this one. Lovely location, with rooms surrounding an airy courtyard. Stayed for 3 nights and the towels of everyone in our group were made into new creatures adorned with flower petals each day which was a nice touch. This hotel... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay here. It is in the La Canada district which is a beautiful and quiet part of town. The rooms are very clean, great accomodating staff, AC, safes in the room and just a pleasant all around atmosphere. Very close walking distance from the bus station ( less than 3 blocks) and a short walk to... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Xibalba Hotel, located in Palenque, Chiapas, Mexico, offers comfortable lodging in the relaxed atmosphere of a small hotel anxious to know and to please its guests. Our rates are very competitive, our advice steers tourists to intersting places, and we can tell you many things about Maya culture should you care to ask. Hotel Xibalba began modestly in 1992 and now, two renovations later, offers 35 clean, comfortable rooms in two adjacent locations. Our Don Carlos Restaurant features Mexican specialties at reasonable prices. Parking, in a safe private area, is free. We have two computers for guests. Wi-Fi internet access free, We offer laundry and dry cleaning service. You may reserve rooms at our hotel on-line from the comfort of your own computer. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Xibalba

Address: Calle Merle Green No. 9 | Col. La Canada, Apartado Postal 33, Palenque 29960, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Southern Mexico > Chiapas > Palenque
Price Range: $31 - $54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Xibalba 3*
Number of rooms: 35
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