We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Paulina Youth Hostel

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Paulina Youth Hostel
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

79 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Paulina Youth Hostel
See the most recent reviews
Showing 41: English reviews
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 24 December 2013

The hostel is very clean, brand new, and very central. Depending on when you go, it can be pretty weird too. I arrived there on Thursday and was the only guest there. It really felt like being in a hospital.. The next day few more people arrived and it felt a bit more like a youth hostel. I thought about...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Oded Z
Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 11 November 2013

Clean + comfortable + charming + spacious... these are just some of the qualities this hotel has to offer. Its located only a few blocks from the main square.. Don't miss out the roof top and the breakfast!!! Private rooms available, but even shared rooms were fine as people were super cool.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Juliano L
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 19 August 2013

Best low budget option in town, clean and polite with a great breakfast. You can get a dorm room for just two and pay a slight premium. Te street is a bit noisy so try and grab a room on the inside courtyard.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Jonathan B
New York Mills, New York
Reviewed 14 August 2013

I loved staying in this hostal. It's extremely clean, friendly, the location is perfect, and breakfast is amazing. We stayed there four nights during the Guelaguetza and it was one of the best places to stay, It's definitely worth staying there!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank anhel t
Reviewed 3 July 2013

The cleaner and nicest hostel in Oaxaca. you can rent full rooms or just a bed. They clean the bathrooms three of four times a day and the breakfast chef is an artist and cooks just delicious. A must to stay here.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Rodrigo N
tulum
Reviewed 16 June 2013

Pros: Spacious rooms, impeccably clean, good beds and pillows, great breakfasts (coffee, cereal, eggs, fruit, yogurt,etc), nice little pond and courtyard, nice terrace especially around sunset, located near the markets and zocalo so easy walking to most places, super hot showers (although you have to let the water run for a while). Cons: No airflow in the rooms (and no...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank kimberly g
Ulm
Reviewed 9 April 2013

We didn't really spend much time in the hostel. But we were happy with the excellent laundry service, clean rooms, hot shower, big breakfast and friendly personnel who answered our questions. There is a free internet access. We also liked the possibility to store our luggage for a day before leaving on the nightbus.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Ju F
Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 23 January 2013

We stayed here for 2 nights in January. It was a private room and although bare bones, it was clean and spacious. Our problem was the bathrooms - only one of the female showers had hot water and the toilets were not often cleaned. The male bathroom showers were not much better, one had a door missing, so basically unusable...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank SettledinSpain
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 17 January 2013

The place is clean, the breakfasts are pretty good and has free internet access all for a very low cost. There is also a rooftop area where you can get a 360 view of the city. Purchase beer at the front desk fridge and drink those beers on the rooftop after a long day of walking around the city. The...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Murphy793
Liberia, Costa Rica
Reviewed 1 January 2013

Really clean but nothing more. Atmosphere like in an hospital. I was really disappointed because the guy at the reception sold me a tour for two times the normal price. I asked him if it was the cheapest but he probably preferred to receive his commission. I personnaly hate this way of doing business.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank PurMaxB

8 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (8)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (5)
Viewed
View from Room (2)
Viewed
Other (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Oaxaca hotels
0.2 km away
Casona Oaxaca
Casona Oaxaca
#12 of 112 in Oaxaca
151 reviews
0.3 km away
Hotel Boutique Parador San Miguel Oaxaca
0.4 km away
Hotel CasAntica
Hotel CasAntica
#13 of 112 in Oaxaca
333 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
1.3 km away
One Oaxaca Centro
One Oaxaca Centro
#10 of 112 in Oaxaca
301 reviews
1.3 km away
Holiday Inn Express Centro Historico Oaxaca
1.0 km away
Azul Cielo Hostel
Azul Cielo Hostel
#2 of 109 in Oaxaca
167 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )

Additional Information about Paulina Youth Hostel

Address: Trujano 321 esquina Diaz Ordaz | Centro Historico, Oaxaca, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Southern Mexico > Oaxaca > Oaxaca
Price Range: €10 - €27 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 23
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Agoda, Priceline and HostelWorld so you can book your Paulina Youth Hostel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Paulina Youth Hostel staff and other travellers.
2 questions
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Paulina Youth Hostel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“give your couple a break and stay each one on male and female side”
 of 5 bubbles jlplaza21, 18 Mar 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are quite the same”
 of 5 bubbles 297marcov, 29 Apr 2014 | Read review
“Ask for a room father away from the street - there is some traffic noise. The 2nd or 3rd floor may be quieter than the 1st.”
 of 5 bubbles KDsTravels, 1 Jan 2013 | Read review
“nothing, don't stay here”
 of 5 bubbles espaciofinito, 12 Nov 2011 | Read review
4 of 4