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Four bed dorm with garden. WIFI, hot shower, towels and drinking water provided. Located in the center of San Marcos. Breakfast option available.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-smoking hotel
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Non-smoking rooms
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We haven’t stayed in their accommodation, we have only visited in the morning for coffee. Their coffee baristas are local Guatemalan’s and they make a great coffee! Its nice to see locals being happily employed by circles. They do a very good job of supporting the local
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The Circles Café is a Hostel and a Café and it seems that their prime business is the café. Reception is at the Cafe's bar so I had to wait more than 30 minutes until they finished serving everybody (including people who came in after me). The dorms and the private room are
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We spend two nights at Circles hostel and were perfectly happy. The rates for the rooms include a free breakfast to choose from the menu which not only is until 4pm but also was super delicious. They also have great tea, coffee and snacks. Especially the private room was really
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For Q112 I expect a lot more, especially when there are other places advertising Q70 and even Q40! And this is the only place that claims there's a 12% tax hence the figure. I came here at the recommendation of a hostel in Antigua, and after this experience decided I will take
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Having just arrived, a bit lost, in Guatemala I waited at this sweet little cafe for my escort up to the Yoga Forest in the mountains. They could not have been more helpful in assisting me with internet, exchanging money and a nice place to sit while I waited. Circles little
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Dorm room (sleeps 6)
Upstairs common area for guests of the hostel only
Photo provided by managementCircles Cafe and Hostel
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Same answer as last time. Just Google circles cafe San Marcus. Comes up with their website. Select 'Hostel' Tried to include the link here but unfortunately Ta does not allow this. I emailed them through their website and got a reply within hours. Or you just rock up on the day (obviously the more risky option)
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"Expected more for the price"
"Stay somewhere else."
"The rooms are all relatively around the same area"
"Private rooms and dorm bed are both excellent!!"
GuatemalaWestern HighlandsSolola DepartmentLake AtitlanSan Marcos La Laguna
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