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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 13 July 2013

Hostel Amigo was not as good as I had expected. We were told our room number on the night we arrived and had to find our own way around the hostel. On the website it looks as though there are lots of areas to sit and chat with other tourists when infact the bar area is quite small & there...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 18 June 2013

Traveling alone took a large single, quite a good deal - clean room, reasonably quiet (I'm a light sleeper - so high praise indeed), and the cleaning staff are remarkably diligent. Good location - easy jumping off point for most of the main sites, the staff are quite friendly and very helpful. Small bar downstairs, nice for a few drinks...

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Valhallah
Reviewed 7 June 2013

First of all 195 pesos for mexico is super expensive, some in the US are tht price! What you get is dorms without windows, very stuffy, mosquitoes. However the staff is nice and bfast not bad! Good but worth 120 IMO.

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Wellington
Reviewed 24 May 2013

The place is clean and the room I had was also clean. Hostel amigo is conveniently located in Mexico City centre and is easy to walk to main attractions such as Museo de Bellas Artes or el Zocalo, or Madero pedestrian crossing. I arrived late at night so I had to take a cab from the airport, but they have...

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Thank WellingtonSouth
Reviewed 8 May 2013

This place was clean with ensuite and really friendly and helpful staff. Great food included and perfect location. I would stay here again in Mexico City! The staff helped us book tours and even our bus and plane travel into the future. The rooms were small but clean, big bed, ensuite bathroom basic but very usable and clean. Wifi was...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 May 2013

Good location and very comfy beds (probably best beds in a dorm room I've had). Good breakfast. Maybe I was there at a quiet time but for a social hostel there was no one around, bar was empty and atmosphere was lacking. Would still give it another shot though.

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Mexico City, Mexico
Reviewed 27 April 2013

Although the sleep quality may not have been so great, I can hardly blame the hostel itself for this! Aside from that it is hard to fault such friendly staff and a good atmosphere. Aida - one of the most helpful people anywhere (one of the staff members) was most helpful, finding a 3 person dorm (which was unoccupied) for...

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 20 March 2013

Spacious room with two queen beds, very clean, painted in bright colors. Thick wool blankets on bed. Safe present in room. Shared bathrooms on each floor with modern sinks, again very clean. Receptionist spoke good English, helpful and courteous, made taxi arrangements for the morning to the airport. Free WiFi. Noticed computers on main floor, beer vending machine, foosball table,...

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Ocracoke, NC
Reviewed 25 February 2013

This hostel is probably the cleanest I've ever stayed in. The staff was very helpful and the private room we rented was clean and comfortable. The guests were primarily young international travelers and were polite and mostly quiet. The location is great with easy walking to zocalo, metro, and good shopping and restaurants.

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Reviewed 21 February 2013 via mobile

Other than it being a little cold some nights. This place was great :). Great service especially aida. Great location. Decent enough breakfast and they organise tours for you as well. A really easy stay :).

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Centro Historico
The beating heart of the city lies within Centro Histórico, the vast expanse of historical buildings and monuments that are a must when exploring Mexico City. Places such as the Museo Biblioteca Palacio Postal, Casa de los Azulejos and Palacio de Bellas Artes are the perfect eye candy for anyone seeking to admire arts and architecture. Don't forget to visit the wide variety of markets and plazas where any vintage item, handicrafts and jewelry characteristic of each state in Mexico can be found on Sundays. Admire majestic views of the city from the Monumento a la Revolución and Torre Latinoamericana, and round out the experience with restaurants of all cuisines nearby.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Hostel Amigo

Address: Isabel la Catolica 61, Mexico City Z.C. 06000, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Central Mexico and Gulf Coast > Mexico City > Centro Historico
Price Range: €14 - €22 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostel Amigo 2*
Number of rooms: 16
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“Private room if you intend to sleep. Regards to internet; ours stopped working after 9pm due to volume use.”
 of 5 bubbles KMSTYLES, 19 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Top floor probably quietest; first floor rooms are near the kitchen”
 of 5 bubbles 478rachela, 18 Jul 2015 | Read review
“WiFi in in most public areas. Get to the showers early for hot water.”
 of 5 bubbles NomadicSky, 5 Jan 2015 | Read review
“a good room... go to the massiosare hostel”
 of 5 bubbles Morr0can, 30 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Private rooms are great and mine had a couch and a bean bag.”
 of 5 bubbles cameronb3, 12 May 2014 | Read review
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