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    Iguana Hostel

    Calle Chiapa de Corzo 16 | Barrio el Cerrillo, San Cristobal de las Casas 29220, Mexico
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    27/8/2017 28/8/2017
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    • Excellent81%
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    Reviewed 23 November 2014 via mobile

    Basic hostel. Good communal areas, lots of hammocks. However the rooms are pretty average and the shower water pools around your ankles. Breakfast is a bit of a mixed bag, you never know what you'll get but generally it was pretty good! Some of the...More

    Thank Glech859
    Reviewed 21 November 2014

    Iguana is like a home for me, home on the other side of the globe. I'm coming here every winter, always a bit afraid is it going to be same cool like before. And always is even cooler! The stuff is changing, guests are changing...More

    Thank SZAKIRR
    Reviewed 13 November 2014

    This is a wonderful hostel in a fantastic city. It perfectly fits the laid-back vibe you can feel in San Cristobal itself. The common areas (including hammocks!) are really conducive to getting to know your fellow travellers and the staff are friendly and helpful. Even...More

    Thank Sierraneil
    Reviewed 8 November 2014 via mobile

    Awesome hostel!! Clean and comfortable with friendly, helpful staff, wonderful breakfasts included, and free use of the kitchen and common area. I can't fault this place. Rudi, the hostel owner, is genuinely one of the nicest people I've met and he and his staff have...More

    Thank Jill M
    Reviewed 4 November 2014

    I`ve backpacked in every habitated continent and this has been my favourite guest house. For me what makes a guest house are not its faciliates but its atmosphere. I want something cheap but with a comfortable bed, places to relax, 24 hour hot water, wifi...More

    Thank James H
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$15 - US$24 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 5
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    • Chiapas >
    • San Cristobal de las Casas
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    • Iguana Hotel San Cristobal De Las Casas
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    "All the dorm beds I stayed in were really comfortable"
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    "There is a dorm with a double bed and a single bed, if you are a couple you will be able to sleep on the same..."
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    "Watch the sunset from the roof, it is breathtaking!"
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