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  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“private room”(20 reviews)
“bed dorm”(10 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Laundry Service
Free Parking
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

The hostel's location is perfect, just in the corner of the Zocalo, a few steps away from the Cathedral, the metro station and 2 blocks away from Calle Francisco I. Madero. The hostel is in a retrofitted, old Mexican building which is amazing. Security is...More

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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Staff 5/5 Location 5/5 Breakfast 4/5 Bed 1/5 WiFi 2/5 People coming and going all night, noisy. Don't be fooled by the balcony and city views rooms that are advertised , no rooms have a private bathroom and window

1  Thank buxtonred
Reviewed 20 October 2017

We stayed in a twin room with a private bathroom for 9 nights. The hostal is very central, literally a stones throw away from the Zocalo and a convenient metro stop. There are also numerous places to eat near this location. The hostel is clean...More

1  Thank Alan D
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Stayed here on a couple different occasions and both times were great. Rooms are clean and comfortable, staff is friendly, good wifi. Bathrooms can get a bit crowded as its a bit hostel but easy enough to deal with. Right in the heart of Centro...More

Thank Rick H
Reviewed 25 September 2017

- It is best to take a shower at night, as during the morning many people take a shower, water may get cooler and showers get full. - All bathrooms were clean. For some reason the womens shower was only on one floor. - Rooms...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Price range
US$12 - US$38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$12 - US$38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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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
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12 September 2017|
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Response from Aban R D | Reviewed this property |
Yep, it does! Last time I was there I payed for a night for me and three of my friends, I didn't want to carry around that much cash, so I was only carrying my VISA, they accepted it no prob
21 January 2017|
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Response from ceciliasepulveda | Reviewed this property |
Oops, 6 months later and I see the question. Sorry! It was about 20min or so. We took a taxi that we booked at the hotel. He was really awesome, and knew a lot about the city. Do's and don'ts of the area.
Jorge S
8 January 2017|
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Response from gemido | Reviewed this property |
There was no private bathroom for my room. A night was ok up until about 10 but after that I did not feel so comfortable (male 60+ ). But the hostel is well run. It's ok and clean
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"They have really old metallic lockers in the rooms, so everytime someone try to take somehting out of the..."
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"Choose the room facing Avenida de Brasil to get a view of the Zocalo"
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"wifi is only at the lobby and lounge area, very weak in rooms"
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"All female rooms are nicer and closer to the bathrooms"
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